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  • Vol. 37, Iss. 25 — Sep. 1, 1998
  • pp: 5886–5893

Broadband and tuned signal recycling with a simple Michelson interferometer

Malcolm B. Gray, Andrew J. Stevenson, Hans-Albert Bachor, and David E. McClelland  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 37, Issue 25, pp. 5886-5893 (1998)

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We present experimental data on the frequency response of both broadband and tuned signal recycling with a benchtop Michelson interferometer. These data are in excellent agreement with our simple theoretical model. We use in-line modulation to give a control system that provides a high degree of orthogonality between the two servo loops.

© 1998 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(120.2230) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Fabry-Perot
(120.3180) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Interferometry
(120.5050) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Phase measurement
(120.5060) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Phase modulation

Original Manuscript: October 17, 1997
Revised Manuscript: March 16, 1998
Published: September 1, 1998

Malcolm B. Gray, Andrew J. Stevenson, Hans-Albert Bachor, and David E. McClelland, "Broadband and tuned signal recycling with a simple Michelson interferometer," Appl. Opt. 37, 5886-5893 (1998)

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