Thermal Noise workshop

Europe/Rome
Auditorium (Virgo site)

Auditorium

Virgo site

Via E.Amaldi Cascina, Pisa
Gregory Harry (LIGO/MIT), Michele Punturo (PG), Piero Rapagnani (ROMA1), Sheila Rowan (University of Glasgow)
Description
Thermal Noise in advanced Gravitational Wave detectors. LIGO-Virgo workshop. The workshop venue is the Auditorium at Virgo/EGO Site. See here how to reach the site. Registration and accomodation info will be added soon.
Participants
  • Andrea Basti
  • Angus Bell
  • Emeline Saracco
  • Eric Gustafson
  • Fabrizio Barone
  • Federico Paoletti
  • Flavio Nocera
  • Francesco Fidecaro
  • Francesco Piergiovanni
  • Franco Frasconi
  • Fulvio Ricci
  • Gianluca Gemme
  • GIANPIETRO CAGNOLI
  • Giles Hammond
  • Giovanni Andrea Prodi
  • Giovanni Losurdo
  • Ilaria Nardecchia
  • Jean Pierre Zendri
  • Jean-Daniel Fournier
  • Kirill Tokmakov
  • Luca Taffarello
  • Marzia Colombini
  • Matteo Leonardi
  • Matteo Lorenzini
  • Matteo Tacca
  • Michele Punturo
  • Nazario MORGADO
  • Norna Robertson
  • Paola Puppo
  • Paolo Falferi
  • Pierre-Francois Cohadon
  • Riccardo DeSalvo
  • Roberto Passaquieti
  • Sheila Rowan
  • vincenzo dattilo
  • william kells
  • Thursday, 23 February
    • 09:30 11:00
      Past experiences 01

      In this session the experience acheived in the Virgo+ set-up and in the aLIGO prototypes are discussed

      • 09:30
        Welcome 5m
        Speakers: Mr Federico Ferrini (European Gravitational Observatory), Michele Punturo (PG)
      • 09:35
        The mechanics of the Virgo Super-Attenuator 30m
        Speaker: Franco Frasconi (PI)
        Slides
      • 10:05
        The Virgo Super Attuenuator control and the low frequency performances in the past runs 30m
        Speaker: Ettore Majorana (ROMA1)
    • 11:00 11:20
      coffee break 20m
    • 11:20 13:00
      Past Experiences 02

      ... continuation

    • 13:00 14:30
      Lunch 1h 30m
    • 14:30 16:00
      Past Experiences 03

      ... continuation

      • 14:30
        Quadruple Suspension Design for Advanced LIGO: Discussion 30m
      • 15:00
        Tests and understanding of the V+ monolithic suspensions: 01 20m
        Speaker: Dr Marzia Colombini (ROMA1)
        Slides
      • 15:20
        Tests and understanding of the V+ monolithic suspensions: 02 20m
        Speaker: Matteo Tacca (EGO)
        Paper
    • 16:00 16:20
      Coffee break 20m
    • 16:20 18:00
      Modeling

      In this session the modeling of the suspension are presented and the expected performances are described.

      • 16:20
        Coating design for Advanced Detectors 30m
        Speaker: Mr Nazario MORGADO (LMA-CNRS)
        Slides
      • 16:50
        Modeling of the suspension thermal noise in Virgo 30m
        Speaker: Paola Puppo (ROMA1)
        Slides
      • 17:20
        The design motivation of the aLIGO final stage, our expectations of its performance etc 30m
        Speaker: Dr Giles Hammond (University of Glasgow)
        Slides
  • Friday, 24 February
    • 09:30 11:00
      Modeling 02

      ... continue

      • 09:30
        Parametric Instabilities 30m
        Speaker: Dr william kells (Caltech)
        Slides
      • 10:00
        Advanced Virgo suspension design 30m
        Speaker: Ettore Majorana (ROMA1)
        Slides
      • 10:30
        Material loss angle from TNI 20m
        Speaker: Innocenzo M. Pinto (SA)
        Slides
    • 11:00 11:20
      Coffee break 20m
    • 11:20 13:00
      Procedures

      n this session the handling, repairing, ... procedures are described

      • 11:20
        Repair procedures 30m
        Speaker: Dr Giles Hammond (University of Glasgow)
        Slides
      • 11:50
        Handling procedures (Discussion) 30m
    • 13:00 14:30
      break 1h 30m
    • 14:30 17:00
      Discussion
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