Detector Characterization and Mitigation of Noise in Ground-Based Gravitational-Wave Interferometers

  title={Detector Characterization and Mitigation of Noise in Ground-Based Gravitational-Wave Interferometers},
  author={Derek Davis and Marissa Walker},
Since the early stages of operation of ground-based gravitational-wave interferometers, careful monitoring of these detectors has been an important component of their successful operation and observations. Characterization of gravitational-wave detectors blends computational and instrumental methods of investigating the detector performance. These efforts focus both on identifying ways to improve detector sensitivity for future observations and understand the non-idealized features in data that… 
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