Workshop on simulation for GW interferometers European Gravitational Observatory

Cascina October 13-15 2004





Session schedule

First session: 10:00 - 13:00
Lunch break: 13:00 - 14:30
Free discussions: 14:30 - 15:30
(to avoid overlap with Virgo daily meetings)
Second session: 15:30 - 17:30

Wednesday 13th:

Morning:
10:00 Organizers, "Plan of the workshop"
10:30 Hiro Yamamoto, "Update of E2E"
11:00 Koji Arai, "Noise due to scattered light/Simulation activities in TAMA"
11:45 Mikael Laval, "TBD"
12:15 Discussion time

Break:
13:00 - 15:30

Afternoon:
15:30 Jean-Yves Vinet, "Methods of optical simulation (I)"
16:30 Hiro Yamamoto, "LIGO I simulation using FFT"
17:00 Discussion time

Thursday 14th:

Morning:
10:00 Andreas Freise, "Auto alignment in Virgo using Anderson technique"
10:30 Matthew Evans, "Automatic alignment in LIGO"
11:00 Stephane Kreckelbergh, "Tuning of the SIESTA simulation for Virgo"
11:30 Irene Fiori, "Mechanical simulation tuning in Virgo with siesta"
12:00 Sanichiro Yoshida, "Input optics simulation in LIGO with E2E"


Break:
13:00 - 15:30

Aftenoon:
15:30 Jean-Yves Vinet, "Methods of optical simulation (II)"
16:30 Alexander Bunkowski, "All reflective interferometry"
17:00 Discussion time

Friday 15th:

Morning: signal recycling, quantum effects
10:00 Monica Varvella, "Use of e2e for a dual-recycled interferometer"
10:30 Jan Harms, "The two-photon formalism and radiation pressure"
11:00 Giancarlo Cella, "Squeezing and ponderomotive effects: useful tools?"
11:30 Discussion time

Break:
13:00 - 15:30

Afternoon:
15:30 Jean-Yves Vinet, "Methods of optical simulation (III)"
16:30 Open session


List of participants:

Koji Arai
Matteo Barsuglia
Alexander Bunkowski
Giancarlo Cella
Matt Evans
Irene Fiori
Andreas Freise
Jan Harms
Stephane Kreckelbergh
Mikael Laval
Michaela Malec
Andrea Vicere
Jean-Yves Vinet
Hiro Yamamoto
Monica Varvella
Sanichiro Yoshida

If you have any question, please feel free to contact

Andrea Vicere (vicere@fis.uniurb.it)
Andreas Freise (andreas.freise@ego-gw.it)
Matteo Barsuglia (barsu@lal.in2p3.fr)

or

The Scientific Secreatariat:
secretariat@ego-gw.it
Tel: +39 050 752 325