D. Kracht

High-power single-mode cw lasers for gravitational wave detection

EPS-QEOD Europhoton Conference
21.-26. August
Type: Konferenzbeitrag
The development of high-power solid-state lasers for gravitational wave detectors is presented, in particular with respect to the state-of-the-art lasers utilized in the current generation of these detectors. Furthermore, results on high-power fiber amplifiers regarding the next generation of gravitational wave detectors are presented and discussed.