Contact: Markus Aspemeyer
University of Vienna
Caption: This is an artist's rendering of an exploded view of the crystalline coating cavity. One of the bonded mirror discs, the key element of the low noise reflectors, can be seen here separated from the glass substrate, along with a magnified view of a unit cell of the AlGaAs crystal structure.
Credit: Brad Baxley, JILA Scientific Reports Office (SRO)
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