Used for extensive projects in optics. This lab provides the experimentalist side of Emby-Riddle’s LIGO group specializing in optical coatings research. Houses two to three long-term undergraduate projects, and two long term faculty/graduate student projects.
- Large ultra-high vacuum chamber
- 1064 nm low noise fabri-perot cavity
- 1550 nm low noise fabri-perot cavity
- Thermal effects coating research oven and spectrometer
- Electronics workshop