Dr Christian Killow

  • Research Fellow (Physics and Astronomy)

telephone: 01413303376
email: Christian.Killow@glasgow.ac.uk

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Number of items: 53.

2017

Armano, M. et al. (2017) Capacitive sensing of test mass motion with nanometer precision over millimeter-wide sensing gaps for space-borne gravitational reference sensors. Physical Review D, 96(6), 062004. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.96.062004)

Armano, M. et al. (2017) Charge-induced force noise on free-falling test masses: results from LISA Pathfinder. Physical Review Letters, 118(17), 171101. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.171101)

2016

Chwalla, M. et al. (2016) Design and construction of an optical test bed for LISA imaging systems and tilt-to-length coupling. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 33(24), 245015. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/33/24/245015)

Armano, M. et al. (2016) Constraints on LISA Pathfinder’s self-gravity: design requirements, estimates and testing procedures. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 33(23), 235015. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/33/23/235015)

Killow, C. J., Fitzsimons, E. D., Perreur-Lloyd, M., Robertson, D. I. and Ward, H. (2016) Mechanisation of Precision Placement and Catalysis Bonding of Optical Components. International Conference on Space Optics, Biarritz, France, 18-21 Oct 2016.

Armano, M. et al. (2016) Sub-femto-g free fall for space-based gravitational wave observatories: LISA pathfinder results. Physical Review Letters, 116(23), 231101. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.231101)

Lieser, M. et al. (2016) Construction of an optical test-bed for eLISA. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 716, 012029. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/716/1/012029)

Lieser, M. et al. (2016) Construction of an optical test-bed for eLISA. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 716, 012029.

Killow, C. J., Fitzsimons, E. D., Perreur-Lloyd, M., Robertson, D. I., Ward, H. and Bogenstahl, J. (2016) Optical fiber couplers for precision spaceborne metrology. Applied Optics, 55(10), pp. 2724-2731. (doi:10.1364/AO.55.002724)

2015

Armano, M. et al. (2015) Free-flight experiments in LISA pathfinder. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610, 012006. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012006)

Armano, M. et al. (2015) Disentangling the magnetic force noise contribution in LISA pathfinder. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610, 012024. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012024)

Armano, M. et al. (2015) A noise simulator for eLISA: migrating LISA pathfinder knowledge to the eLISA mission. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610, 012036. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012036)

Armano, M. et al. (2015) A strategy to characterize the LISA-Pathfinder cold gas thruster system. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610, 012026. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012026)

Armano, M. et al. (2015) The LISA pathfinder mission. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610, 012005. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012005)

Armano, M. et al. (2015) Bayesian statistics for the calibration of the LISA pathfinder experiment. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610, 012027. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012027)

Gibert, F. et al. (2015) In-flight thermal experiments for LISA pathfinder: simulating temperature noise at the inertial sensors. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610, 012023. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012023)

Perreur-Lloyd, M. et al. (2015) Sub-system mechanical design for an eLISA optical bench. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610(1), 012032. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012032)

2014

Sesana, A. et al. (2014) Space-based detectors. General Relativity and Gravitation, 46, 1793. (doi:10.1007/s10714-014-1793-0)

van Veggel, A.-M. A. and Killow, C. J. (2014) Hydroxide catalysis bonding for astronomical instruments. Advanced Optical Technologies, 3(3), pp. 293-307. (doi:10.1515/aot-2014-0022)

2013

Fitzsimons, E.D., Bogenstahl, J., Hough, J., Killow, C.J., Perreur-Lloyd, M., Robertson, D.I. and Ward, H. (2013) Precision absolute positional measurement of laser beams. Applied Optics, 52(12), pp. 2527-2530. (doi:10.1364/AO.52.002527)

Robertson, D.I. et al. (2013) Construction and testing of the optical bench for LISA pathfinder. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 30(8), Art. 085006. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/30/8/085006)

Killow, C. J., Fitzsimons, E. D., Hough, J., Perreur-Lloyd, M., Robertson, D. I., Rowan, S. and Ward, H. (2013) Construction of rugged, ultrastable optical assemblies with optical component alignment at the few microradian level. Applied Optics, 52(2), pp. 177-181. (doi:10.1364/AO.52.000177) (PMID:23314633)

Taylor, A. et al. (2013) Optical bench interferometer - from LISA Pathfinder to NGO/eLISA. In: 9th LISA Symposium. Series: Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Series, 467. Astronomical Society of the Pacific: Paris, pp. 311-315. ISBN 9781583818169

2012

Antonucci, F. et al. (2012) The LISA Pathfinder mission. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 29(12), p. 124014. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/29/12/124014)

Tröbs, M. et al. (2012) LISA Optical Bench Testing. In: 9th International LISA Symposium (LISA 2012), Paris, France, 21-25 May 2012, p. 233. ISBN 9781583818169

2011

Antonucci, F. et al. (2011) LISA Pathfinder data analysis. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 28(9), 094006. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/28/9/094006)

Antonucci, F. et al. (2011) From laboratory experiments to LISA Pathfinder: achieving LISA geodesic motion. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 28(9), 094002. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/28/9/094002)

Audley, H. et al. (2011) The LISA Pathfinder interferometry—hardware and system testing. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 28(9), 094003. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/28/9/094003)

2009

Armano, M. et al. (2009) LISA Pathfinder: the experiment and the route to LISA. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 26(9), 094001. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/26/9/094001)

Hewitson, M. et al. (2009) Data analysis for the LISA Technology Package. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 26(9), 094003. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/26/9/094003)

Monsky, A. et al. (2009) The first mock data challenge for LISA Pathfinder. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 26(9), 094004. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/26/9/094004)

2008

Abbott, B. et al. (2008) Search for gravitational waves associated with 39 gamma-ray bursts using data from the second, third, and fourth LIGO runs. Physical Review D, 77(6), 062004. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.77.062004)

2007

Abbott, B. et al. (2007) Searches for periodic gravitational waves from unknown isolated sources and scorpius X-1: Results from the second LIGO science run. Physical Review D, 76(8), Art. 082001. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.76.082001)

2006

Abbott, B. et al. (2006) Joint LIGO and TAMA300 search for gravitational waves from inspiralling neutron star binaries. Physical Review D, 73(10), (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.73.102002)

Middleton, K. et al. (2006) Prototype optical bench instrument in the interferometer for the LISA-Pathfinder space mission. Optical Engineering, 45, (doi:10.1117/1.2405348)

Wand, V. et al. (2006) Noise sources in the LTP heterodyne interferometer. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 23(8), S159-S167. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/23/8/S21)

2005

Barr, B.W., Strain, K.A. and Killow, C.J. (2005) Laser amplitude stabilization for advanced interferometric gravitational wave detectors. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 22, pp. 4279-4283. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/2/20/009)

Elliffe, E.T., Bogenstahl, J., Deshpande, A., Hough, J., Killow, C., Reid, S., Robertson, D., Rowan, S., Ward, H. and Cagnoli, G. (2005) Hydroxide-catalysis bonding for stable optical systems for space. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 22(10), S257-S267. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/22/10/018)

Anza, S. et al. (2005) The LTP experiment on the LISA Pathfinder mission. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 22(10), S125-S138. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/22/10/001)

Heinzel, G. et al. (2005) Successful testing of the LISA Technology Package (LTP) interferometer engineering model. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 22(10), S149-S154. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/22/10/003)

Robertson, D., Killow, C., Ward, H., Hough, J., Heinzel, G., Garcia, A., Wand, V., Johann, U. and Braxmaier, C. (2005) LTP interferometer - noise sources and performance. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 22(10), S155-S163. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/22/10/004)

Abbott, B. et al. (2005) Upper limits on gravitational wave bursts in LIGO’s second science run. Physical Review D, 72(6), Art. 062001. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.72.062001)

Abbott, B. et al. (2005) Search for gravitational waves from galactic and extra-galactic binary neutron stars. Physical Review D, 72(8), Art. 082001. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.72.082001)

Grote, H. et al. (2005) The status of GEO 600. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 22(10), S193. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/22/10/009)

Harry, G.M. et al. (2005) The ligo gravitational wave observatories: recent results and future plans. In: Tenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting (MGM 10), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 20-26 Jul 2003, pp. 308-336. (doi:10.1142/9789812704030_0023)

2004

Smith, J.R. et al. (2004) Commissioning, characterization and operation of the dual- recycled GEO 600. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 21(20), S1737-S1745. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/21/20/016)

Strain, K.A. et al. (2004) The status of GEO 600. In: Proceeding of SPIE: Gravitational Wave and Particle Astrophysics Detectors, Glasgow, Scotland, 23 June 2004, pp. 25-36. (doi:10.1117/12.551127)

Abbott, B. et al. (2004) First upper limits from LIGO on gravitational wave bursts. Physical Review D, 69(10), Art. 102001. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.69.102001)

Willke, B. et al. (2004) Status of GEO 600. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 21(5), S417 -S423. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/21/5/006)

Abbott, B. et al. (2004) Detector description and performance for the first coincidence observations between LIGO and GEO. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research. Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors, and Associated Equipment, 517(1-3), pp. 154-179. (doi:10.1016/j.nima.2003.11.124)

Abbott, B. et al. (2004) Analysis of first LIGO science data for stochastic gravitational waves. Physical Review D, 69(12), Art. 122004. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.69.122004)

2003

Hewitson, M. et al. (2003) A report on the status of the GEO 600 gravitational wave detector. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 20(17), S581 -S591. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/20/17/301)

Sintes, A.M. et al. (2003) Detector characterization in GEO 600. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 20(17), S731 -S739. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/20/17/316)

This list was generated on Thu Dec 14 00:32:25 2017 GMT.
Number of items: 53.

Articles

Armano, M. et al. (2017) Capacitive sensing of test mass motion with nanometer precision over millimeter-wide sensing gaps for space-borne gravitational reference sensors. Physical Review D, 96(6), 062004. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.96.062004)

Armano, M. et al. (2017) Charge-induced force noise on free-falling test masses: results from LISA Pathfinder. Physical Review Letters, 118(17), 171101. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.171101)

Chwalla, M. et al. (2016) Design and construction of an optical test bed for LISA imaging systems and tilt-to-length coupling. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 33(24), 245015. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/33/24/245015)

Armano, M. et al. (2016) Constraints on LISA Pathfinder’s self-gravity: design requirements, estimates and testing procedures. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 33(23), 235015. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/33/23/235015)

Armano, M. et al. (2016) Sub-femto-g free fall for space-based gravitational wave observatories: LISA pathfinder results. Physical Review Letters, 116(23), 231101. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.231101)

Lieser, M. et al. (2016) Construction of an optical test-bed for eLISA. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 716, 012029. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/716/1/012029)

Lieser, M. et al. (2016) Construction of an optical test-bed for eLISA. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 716, 012029.

Killow, C. J., Fitzsimons, E. D., Perreur-Lloyd, M., Robertson, D. I., Ward, H. and Bogenstahl, J. (2016) Optical fiber couplers for precision spaceborne metrology. Applied Optics, 55(10), pp. 2724-2731. (doi:10.1364/AO.55.002724)

Armano, M. et al. (2015) Free-flight experiments in LISA pathfinder. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610, 012006. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012006)

Armano, M. et al. (2015) Disentangling the magnetic force noise contribution in LISA pathfinder. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610, 012024. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012024)

Armano, M. et al. (2015) A noise simulator for eLISA: migrating LISA pathfinder knowledge to the eLISA mission. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610, 012036. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012036)

Armano, M. et al. (2015) A strategy to characterize the LISA-Pathfinder cold gas thruster system. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610, 012026. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012026)

Armano, M. et al. (2015) The LISA pathfinder mission. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610, 012005. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012005)

Armano, M. et al. (2015) Bayesian statistics for the calibration of the LISA pathfinder experiment. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610, 012027. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012027)

Gibert, F. et al. (2015) In-flight thermal experiments for LISA pathfinder: simulating temperature noise at the inertial sensors. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610, 012023. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012023)

Perreur-Lloyd, M. et al. (2015) Sub-system mechanical design for an eLISA optical bench. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 610(1), 012032. (doi:10.1088/1742-6596/610/1/012032)

Sesana, A. et al. (2014) Space-based detectors. General Relativity and Gravitation, 46, 1793. (doi:10.1007/s10714-014-1793-0)

van Veggel, A.-M. A. and Killow, C. J. (2014) Hydroxide catalysis bonding for astronomical instruments. Advanced Optical Technologies, 3(3), pp. 293-307. (doi:10.1515/aot-2014-0022)

Fitzsimons, E.D., Bogenstahl, J., Hough, J., Killow, C.J., Perreur-Lloyd, M., Robertson, D.I. and Ward, H. (2013) Precision absolute positional measurement of laser beams. Applied Optics, 52(12), pp. 2527-2530. (doi:10.1364/AO.52.002527)

Robertson, D.I. et al. (2013) Construction and testing of the optical bench for LISA pathfinder. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 30(8), Art. 085006. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/30/8/085006)

Killow, C. J., Fitzsimons, E. D., Hough, J., Perreur-Lloyd, M., Robertson, D. I., Rowan, S. and Ward, H. (2013) Construction of rugged, ultrastable optical assemblies with optical component alignment at the few microradian level. Applied Optics, 52(2), pp. 177-181. (doi:10.1364/AO.52.000177) (PMID:23314633)

Antonucci, F. et al. (2012) The LISA Pathfinder mission. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 29(12), p. 124014. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/29/12/124014)

Antonucci, F. et al. (2011) LISA Pathfinder data analysis. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 28(9), 094006. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/28/9/094006)

Antonucci, F. et al. (2011) From laboratory experiments to LISA Pathfinder: achieving LISA geodesic motion. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 28(9), 094002. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/28/9/094002)

Audley, H. et al. (2011) The LISA Pathfinder interferometry—hardware and system testing. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 28(9), 094003. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/28/9/094003)

Armano, M. et al. (2009) LISA Pathfinder: the experiment and the route to LISA. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 26(9), 094001. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/26/9/094001)

Hewitson, M. et al. (2009) Data analysis for the LISA Technology Package. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 26(9), 094003. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/26/9/094003)

Monsky, A. et al. (2009) The first mock data challenge for LISA Pathfinder. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 26(9), 094004. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/26/9/094004)

Abbott, B. et al. (2008) Search for gravitational waves associated with 39 gamma-ray bursts using data from the second, third, and fourth LIGO runs. Physical Review D, 77(6), 062004. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.77.062004)

Abbott, B. et al. (2007) Searches for periodic gravitational waves from unknown isolated sources and scorpius X-1: Results from the second LIGO science run. Physical Review D, 76(8), Art. 082001. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.76.082001)

Abbott, B. et al. (2006) Joint LIGO and TAMA300 search for gravitational waves from inspiralling neutron star binaries. Physical Review D, 73(10), (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.73.102002)

Middleton, K. et al. (2006) Prototype optical bench instrument in the interferometer for the LISA-Pathfinder space mission. Optical Engineering, 45, (doi:10.1117/1.2405348)

Wand, V. et al. (2006) Noise sources in the LTP heterodyne interferometer. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 23(8), S159-S167. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/23/8/S21)

Barr, B.W., Strain, K.A. and Killow, C.J. (2005) Laser amplitude stabilization for advanced interferometric gravitational wave detectors. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 22, pp. 4279-4283. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/2/20/009)

Elliffe, E.T., Bogenstahl, J., Deshpande, A., Hough, J., Killow, C., Reid, S., Robertson, D., Rowan, S., Ward, H. and Cagnoli, G. (2005) Hydroxide-catalysis bonding for stable optical systems for space. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 22(10), S257-S267. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/22/10/018)

Anza, S. et al. (2005) The LTP experiment on the LISA Pathfinder mission. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 22(10), S125-S138. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/22/10/001)

Heinzel, G. et al. (2005) Successful testing of the LISA Technology Package (LTP) interferometer engineering model. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 22(10), S149-S154. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/22/10/003)

Robertson, D., Killow, C., Ward, H., Hough, J., Heinzel, G., Garcia, A., Wand, V., Johann, U. and Braxmaier, C. (2005) LTP interferometer - noise sources and performance. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 22(10), S155-S163. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/22/10/004)

Abbott, B. et al. (2005) Upper limits on gravitational wave bursts in LIGO’s second science run. Physical Review D, 72(6), Art. 062001. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.72.062001)

Abbott, B. et al. (2005) Search for gravitational waves from galactic and extra-galactic binary neutron stars. Physical Review D, 72(8), Art. 082001. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.72.082001)

Grote, H. et al. (2005) The status of GEO 600. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 22(10), S193. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/22/10/009)

Smith, J.R. et al. (2004) Commissioning, characterization and operation of the dual- recycled GEO 600. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 21(20), S1737-S1745. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/21/20/016)

Abbott, B. et al. (2004) First upper limits from LIGO on gravitational wave bursts. Physical Review D, 69(10), Art. 102001. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.69.102001)

Willke, B. et al. (2004) Status of GEO 600. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 21(5), S417 -S423. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/21/5/006)

Abbott, B. et al. (2004) Detector description and performance for the first coincidence observations between LIGO and GEO. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research. Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors, and Associated Equipment, 517(1-3), pp. 154-179. (doi:10.1016/j.nima.2003.11.124)

Abbott, B. et al. (2004) Analysis of first LIGO science data for stochastic gravitational waves. Physical Review D, 69(12), Art. 122004. (doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.69.122004)

Hewitson, M. et al. (2003) A report on the status of the GEO 600 gravitational wave detector. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 20(17), S581 -S591. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/20/17/301)

Sintes, A.M. et al. (2003) Detector characterization in GEO 600. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 20(17), S731 -S739. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/20/17/316)

Book Sections

Taylor, A. et al. (2013) Optical bench interferometer - from LISA Pathfinder to NGO/eLISA. In: 9th LISA Symposium. Series: Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Series, 467. Astronomical Society of the Pacific: Paris, pp. 311-315. ISBN 9781583818169

Conference or Workshop Item

Killow, C. J., Fitzsimons, E. D., Perreur-Lloyd, M., Robertson, D. I. and Ward, H. (2016) Mechanisation of Precision Placement and Catalysis Bonding of Optical Components. International Conference on Space Optics, Biarritz, France, 18-21 Oct 2016.

Conference Proceedings

Tröbs, M. et al. (2012) LISA Optical Bench Testing. In: 9th International LISA Symposium (LISA 2012), Paris, France, 21-25 May 2012, p. 233. ISBN 9781583818169

Harry, G.M. et al. (2005) The ligo gravitational wave observatories: recent results and future plans. In: Tenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting (MGM 10), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 20-26 Jul 2003, pp. 308-336. (doi:10.1142/9789812704030_0023)

Strain, K.A. et al. (2004) The status of GEO 600. In: Proceeding of SPIE: Gravitational Wave and Particle Astrophysics Detectors, Glasgow, Scotland, 23 June 2004, pp. 25-36. (doi:10.1117/12.551127)

This list was generated on Thu Dec 14 00:32:25 2017 GMT.