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L1 LSC [Jun. 30th, 2011|09:39 pm]
Tobin Fricke's Lab Notebook
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For future reference, here is a screen-shot of the LIGO Livingston (L1) length sensing and control (LSC) control screen in MEDM, while L1 was in low-noise (detection) mode. There's a full-size version too; also in github.

What this is: this is the control panel for the servos that control the mirrors in LIGO. Inputs come in on the left (from photodiodes). In the middle there are a bunch of filters with complicated transfer functions. Outputs go out to the right, pushing on the mirrors.
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[User Picture]From: katelaird
2011-07-01 06:13 am (UTC)
Where did you get this screenshot from? Is it just something you had posted in an elog?
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[User Picture]From: nibot
2011-07-01 06:26 am (UTC)
I think I originally made it just to show MEDM running on my laptop:

http://nibot-lab.livejournal.com/91787.html

Sadly, there are no others like it.
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