LIGO Lab's Eric Gustafson Elected the APS Fellow
LIGO is proud to announce that Eric Gustafson, LIGO Lab's Instrument Group Leader, is among the 2017 Fellows of the American Physical Society. The citation reads: "For leadership in establishing the concept for Advanced LIGO, the development of ultra-stable high-power solid-state lasers, high-reflectivity low-thermal-noise mirrors, and other essential optical components necessary for gravitational wave detectors." The nomination was made by the Division of Gravitational Physics. Congratulations to Eric from all of the LIGO Lab!