Tour: Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory (LIGO) Lab

Tuesday January 7, 2014 2:45 pm

Visitors will be taken on a tour of the LIGO prototyping facilities at MIT. These include a full-scale prototype of the LIGO vacuum chambers, laser, isolation and suspension systems, and laboratories for thermal and optical noise measurements.

Max 10 people, advance sign-up required starting at 1:55 pm in 37-252

Prerequisites: Attendance of talks preceding the tour

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Event Contact

Debbie Meinbresse