Optomechanical laser for inertial sensing

Hayden Wisniewski, Logan Richardson, Alexandre Laurain, Adam Hines, Felipe Guzman

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Abstract

We present proof-of-concept results in the development of inertially sensitive optomechanical lasers. These devices consist of Vertical-External-Cavity Surface-Emitting Lasers that are combined with monolithic fused silica mechanical resonators. External accelerations are directly transcribed onto corresponding changes in the laser frequency, thus providing direct frequency-based inertial measurements.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAdvanced Solid State Lasers, in Proceedings Laser Congress 2020 (ASSL, LAC) Part of Laser Congress
PublisherThe Optical Society
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - Oct 13 2020
EventAdvanced Solid State Lasers, ASSL 2020 - Part of Laser Congress, LAC 2020 - Washington, United States
Duration: Oct 13 2020Oct 16 2020

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers

Conference

ConferenceAdvanced Solid State Lasers, ASSL 2020 - Part of Laser Congress, LAC 2020
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityWashington
Period10/13/2010/16/20

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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