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  479   Sat Jan 28 00:46:21 2023 KojiMechanicsGeneralOMC #4: Replaced the locks of the transport fixture Yesterday, we noticed that we could not
close the transport fixture for OMC #4. We
could not fully rotate the knobs of the locks.
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  478   Sat Jan 28 00:38:56 2023 KojiMechanicsGeneralOMC #1 cable bracket replacement / OMC #1 repair completedThe AL metal bracket was replaced with
a PEEK version.

Attachments 1/2: Before the replacement.
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  477   Thu Jan 26 23:46:13 2023 KojiOpticsGeneralOMC #1 input beam dump bondingA beam dump was stacked on the base of
the previous beam dump. The angle was determined
so that the main transmission goes through
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  476   Thu Jan 26 23:16:35 2023 KojiOpticsConfigurationOMC #4: Top side bonding.[Camille, Koji]
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  475   Thu Jan 26 23:07:14 2023 KojiOpticsGeneralOMC #4: Input beam dump bonding[Camille, Koji]

During the second UV epoxy session,
we did not bond the input beam dump. This
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  474   Thu Jan 26 22:57:19 2023 KojiOpticsGeneralOMC #4: One Invar block bonded with tilt[Camille, Koji]

The bottom side template was separated
into two pieces and successfully removed
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  473   Wed Jan 25 23:51:04 2023 KojiGeneralGeneralThe items packed for DownsQty1 1/2 mounts
Qty2 prism mounts
Qty6 gluing fixures
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  472   Mon Jan 23 19:51:20 2023 KojiOpticsGeneralOMC #4: cavity mirror bonding[Camille, Koji]

We continued to bond two CM mirrors
and the other two steering mirrors for QPD2.
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  471   Thu Jan 19 23:45:44 2023 KojiOpticsGeneralOMC #4: cavity mirror bonding[Koji, Camille]

We worked on the bonding of the
flat mirrors for the OMC cavity with UV epoxy.
  
  470   Mon Dec 19 18:51:50 2022 KojiOpticsCharacterizationTMS measurement with the PZT voltages altered[Camille, Koji] Log of
the work on Dec 15, 2023

The vertical and horizontal
 Cav_scan_response_PZT1_0_Pitch.pdfCav_scan_response_PZT1_0_Yaw.pdfOMC_20221215.pdfHOM_plot_PZT0_0.pdfHOM_PZTV_PZT1_0V.pdf 
  469   Mon Dec 12 19:04:40 2022 KojiOpticsCharacterizationFSR/TMS/Spot Positions/Transmission 2nd trial[Camille Koji]

We replaced CM2 with a PZT mirror
subassembly serialized by PZT "13"
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  468   Fri Dec 9 13:13:13 2022 KojiOpticsCharacterizationFSR/TMS/Spot Positions/Transmission[Camille Koji]

We quickly measured the basic parameters
of the OMC as is.
 HOM_plot_PZT.pdfOMC4_spot.pngPXL_20221208_233706115.jpg 
  467   Mon Dec 5 20:09:39 2022 KojiOpticsGeneral(re)starting the OMC #4 build[Camille Koji]

We started buikding the
OMC #4. 
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  466   Fri Dec 2 23:58:33 2022 KojiOpticsCharacterizationOMC #1 cleaning for water soluble contaminantsThe second trial of the water scrub

A bright scatter is visible on
FM1, so I tried water scrub on FM1. This
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  465   Fri Dec 2 12:38:15 2022 KojiOpticsCharacterizationOMC #1 cleaning for water soluble contaminantsAnother set of FC cleaning was applied
to FM1/FM2/CM1/CM2 and SM2. Some FC strings
are visible on SM2. So I decided to clean
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  464   Fri Dec 2 11:42:03 2022 KojiOpticsCharacterizationOMC #1 cleaning for water soluble contaminants[Camille, Koji] Log of the work
on Nov 30, 2022

 


The
following is the notes from GariLynn




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  463   Tue Nov 29 15:54:47 2022 KojiGeneralConfigurationWindows laptop for WincamD Beam'R2 recoveryAaron took the set to Cryo lab

 
  
  462   Mon Nov 21 19:13:35 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralTransmission measurement (2nd deep cleaning of OMC #1)OMC Transmission measurement after
the 2nd deep cleaning

The 2nd deep cleaning didn't
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  461   Fri Nov 18 18:41:05 2022 Camille MakaremGeneralGeneral2nd deep cleaning of OMC #1The four cavity mirrors in OMC #1 were
each scrubbed using acetone and a cotton
swab.
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  460   Thu Nov 17 19:50:00 2022 KojiOpticsCharacterizationConclusion on the cleaning of OMC #001Conclusion on the cleaning of OMC
#001

- After a couple of first contact
 OMC_loss.pdf 
  459   Thu Nov 17 18:56:22 2022 KojiOpticsGeneral Transmission measurements of OMC #1 after deep cleaning[Camille, Koji]

- Removed the first contact we
left on Monday.
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  458   Tue Nov 15 11:12:24 2022 KojiOpticsGeneralOMC #1 fogging on the AR side of BS1 cleaned[Camille, Koji]

Photo of the BS1 AR cleaning process

Attachment 1: Before cleaning.
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  457   Tue Nov 15 10:58:53 2022 KojiOpticsGeneralOMC #1 damaged black glass removal[Camille, Koji]

The damaged black glass was removed
from the OMC breadboard leaving the glass
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  456   Tue Nov 15 07:46:58 2022 Camille MakaremOpticsGeneralcleaning OMC #1Monday, November 14, 2022

Camille and Koji did a "deep
cleaning" of OMC#1:
  
  455   Mon Nov 14 09:27:13 2022 KojiOpticsCharacterizationtransmission measurements through OMC #1 (before cleaning)The measured total optical loss of the
OMC was

1st:   0.015 +/- 0.003
 OMC_Powerbudget.xlsx 
  454   Mon Nov 14 08:34:45 2022 CamilleOpticsCharacterizationtransmission measurements through OMC #1 (before cleaning)[Camille, Koji]

Friday, Nov 11th, 2022

Setting up OMC #1 for transmission
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  453   Fri Nov 11 19:07:48 2022 KojiSupplyGeneralSupply OrderClean Supply Ordered


TexWipe TX8410 AlphaSat
Vectra Alpha 10 50 sheets x 12 pk  (VWR
  
  452   Mon Nov 7 22:00:33 2022 KojiOpticsConfigurationSetting up the fiber couplersFiber matching: 43.2/56.7 = 76%
S/P-pol ratio 0.7/43.2 = 1.6%

 
  
  451   Mon Nov 7 21:16:16 2022 CamilleOpticsConfigurationSetting up the fiber couplers[Camille, Koji]

Began setting up fiber assembly
for OMC testing:
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  450   Mon Sep 26 14:27:49 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralLLO OMC ICS workOMC
#001


ICS Link: https://ics.ligo-la.caltech.edu/JIRA/browse/ASSY-D1201439-1
Already
  
  449   Tue Sep 20 08:54:33 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralPD cage arrangementUpon the LLO work, the current PD arrangement
in the cages are:
CAGE B
  
  448   Fri Aug 26 22:29:02 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralTool Shipping PrepShipping preparation for the LLO
trip

Started
July 15, 2022 and finished Aug 30. So it
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  447   Thu Aug 25 20:05:00 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralLLO OMC #001 Ballast Mass investigationHere is the balance mass info for the LLO
OMC#001 analyzed from the photographs


Added masses are: 50+10g,
 balance_mass_config_LLO.pdf 
  446   Thu Aug 25 14:22:08 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralLLO OMC #001 Ballast Mass investigationInspected the past LLO add-on mass configuration.

There are unknown masses at the
DCPD side. It looks like a small SS mass
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  445   Wed Aug 24 11:29:47 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralOMC #002 ready for shipment[Stephen Koji]

The OMC #002 is ready for
shipment.
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  444   Wed Aug 24 03:26:43 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralOMC #002 Delamination repair Part2 (3)Inspection

 
 8x 
  443   Wed Aug 24 03:20:59 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralOMC #002 Delamination repair Part2 (2)Bonding  11x 
  442   Wed Aug 24 02:57:43 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralEP30-2 bonding setupEP30-2 bonding setup  IMG_1178.JPGIMG_1179.JPGIMG_1180.JPG 
  441   Wed Aug 24 02:53:46 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralOMC #002 Delamination repair Part2 (1)Inspection of the delaminations in the
optics side
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  440   Wed Aug 24 02:51:23 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralOMC #002 Delamination repair Part1 (3)Inspection of the bonding on the
suspension interface side. All look good.
 8x 
  439   Mon Aug 15 22:49:03 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralOMC #002 Delamination repair Part1 (2)EP30-2
preparation


Two Al foil cups + A sheet
 7x 
  438   Mon Aug 15 22:43:35 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralOMC #002 Delamination repair Part1 (1)[Stephen Koji]

Checked the delamination
status:
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  437   Mon Aug 15 22:06:18 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralOMC #002 new cable tie installed[Stephen Koji]

New cable ties were installed on
the cable pegs attached to the long sides
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  436   Mon Aug 15 21:31:56 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralOMC #002 Cable bracket replacement (6) The cable bracket was successfully
replaced.


Looking from the QPD side
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  435   Thu Aug 11 15:24:57 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralOMC #002 Cable bracket replacement (5)- The hole size extension
is going forwared now.
  
  434   Wed Aug 10 18:42:27 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralOMC #002 Cable bracket replacement (4)[Stephen Koji]

Now we got the C&Bed parts
to continue to work on the cable bracket
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  433   Thu Jul 28 00:46:47 2022 KojiGeneralGeneral Subject: OMC #002 Cable bracket replacement (3)Checking the spare parts 

- Conclusion for OMC#2:
need PEEK cable
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  432   Thu Jul 28 00:28:15 2022 KojiGeneralGeneral OMC #002 Cable bracket replacement (2) Connector
unmounting

- (Attachment 1)
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  431   Wed Jul 27 23:52:18 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralOMC #002 Cable bracket replacement (1)Parts
check

- D1300052-V3 SN001 is going to
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  430   Wed Jul 27 10:34:30 2022 KojiGeneralGeneralOMC #002 Protective FirstContact PaintThe optical surfaces were coated with FirstContact
to keep them clean / somewhat protected during
the transportation.
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