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Survey of metal oxides for coatings of ultra-stable optical cavities

Menoni, Carmen S. and Yang, Le and Fazio, Mariana and Vajente, Gabriele and Ananyeva, Alena and Billingsley, GariLynn and Schiettekatte, François and Chicoine, Martin and Markosyan, Ashot and Bassiri, Riccardo and Fejer, Martin M. (2021) Survey of metal oxides for coatings of ultra-stable optical cavities. In: 2021 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO). Optical Society of America , Washington, DC, Art. No. STu1C.7. ISBN 978-1-943580-91-0.

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A survey of the optical properties and mechanical loss of metal-oxide thin films is reported in a search for optimum materials for mirror coatings for gravitational wave detectors. Ta₂O₅ and GeO₂ doped with TiO₂ achieve the lowest absorption and mechanical loss with post-processing annealing.

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Menoni, Carmen S.0000-0001-9185-2572
Yang, Le0000-0002-8868-5977
Fazio, Mariana0000-0002-9057-9663
Vajente, Gabriele0000-0002-7656-6882
Billingsley, GariLynn0000-0002-4141-2744
Schiettekatte, François0000-0002-2112-9378
Chicoine, Martin0000-0003-0630-3996
Markosyan, Ashot0000-0002-1510-3075
Bassiri, Riccardo0000-0001-8171-6833
Fejer, Martin M.0000-0002-5512-1905
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Official Citation:C. S. Menoni, L. Yang, M. Fazio, G. Vajente, A. Ananyeva, G. Billingsley, F. Schiettekatte, M. Chicoine, A. Markosyan, R. Bassiri, and M. M. Fejer, "Survey of metal oxides for coatings of ultra-stable optical cavities," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, J. Kang, S. Tomasulo, I. Ilev, D. Müller, N. Litchinitser, S. Polyakov, V. Podolskiy, J. Nunn, C. Dorrer, T. Fortier, Q. Gan, and C. Saraceno, eds., OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2021), paper STu1C.7.
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