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Black Holes on Supercomputers

 

Search for Massive Black Holes

 

National Security Policies

 

Next generation experiments

 

Gravitational wave discoveries

 

First Gravitational Wave Discovery

  • Properties of the binary black hole merger GW150914
    B. P. Abbott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review Letters 116, 241102 | 2016

  • Tests of general relativity with GW150914
    B. P. Abbott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review Letters 116, 221101 | 2016

  • GW150914: The Advanced LIGO Detectors in the Era of First Discoveries
    B. P. Abbott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review Letters 116, 131103 | 2016

  • GW150914: Implications for the stochastic gravitational-wave background from BBH
    B. P. Abbott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review Letters 116, 131102 | 2016

  • Astrophysical Implications of the Binary Black-Hole Merger GW150914
    B. P. Abbott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Astrophysical Journel Letter, 818, L22 | 2016

  • GW150914: First results from the search for BBH coalescence with Advanced LIGO
    B. P. Abbott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review D 93, 122003 | 2016

  • Characterization of transient noise in Advanced LIGO relevant to gravitational wave signal GW150914
    B. P. Abbott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Classical & Quan. Gravity, 33, 134001 | 2016

  • High-energy Neutrino follow-up search of Gravitational Wave Event GW150914 with IceCube and ANTARES
    B. P. Abbott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review D 93, 122010 | 2016

  • Localization and broadband follow-up of the gravitational-wave transient GW150914
    B. P. Abbott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Astrophysical Journel | 2016

  • An improved analysis of GW150914 using a fully spin-precessing waveform model
    B. P. Abbott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review X, 6, 041014 | 2016

  • Calibration of the Advanced LIGO detectors for the discovery of the binary black hole merger GW150914
    B. P. Abbott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review D 95, 062003 | 2017

  • Effects of waveform model systematics on the interpretation of GW150914
    B. P. Abbott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Clasical & Quantum Gravvity 34 | 2017

 

First multi-messenger detection  

  • Gravitational-wave Search for a Post-Merger Remnant of the Binary Neutron Star Merger GW170817
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with  LSC),  Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 848  | 2017
     

  • Multi-messenger Observations of a Binary Neutron Star Merger
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with  LSC),  Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 848  | 2017
     

  • A gravitational-wave standard siren measurement of the Hubble constant
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Nature | 2017

  • Gravitational Waves and Gamma-Rays from a Binary Neutron Star Merger: GW170817 and GRB 170817A
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 848 | 2017

  • Estimating the Contribution of Dynamical Ejecta in the Kilonova Associated with GW170817
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 848 | 2017

  • GW170817: Implications for the Stochastic Gravitational-Wave Background from Compact Binary Coalescences
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Submitted to Physical Review D | 2017

  • On the Progenitor of Binary Neutron Star Merger GW170817
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Astrophysical Journal Letters, Volume 848 | 2017

  • Search for High-energy Neutrinos from Binary Neutron Star Merger GW170817 with ANTARES, IceCube, and the Pierre Auger Observatory
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Submitted to Astrophysical Jounral Letters | 2017

 

Gravitational Wave Astronomy

  • Upper Limits on the Stochastic Gravitational-Wave Background from first Advanced LIGO run
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review Letters, 118, 121101 | 2017

  • Directional limits on persistent gravitational waves from Advanced LIGO’s first observing run
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review Letters, 118, 121102 | 2017

  • Search for continuous gravitational waves from neutron stars in globular cluster NGC 654
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review D 95, 082005 | 2017

  • Search for Gravitational Waves Associated with Gamma-Ray Bursts During the First Advanced LIGO Observing Run and Implications for the Origin of GRB 150906B
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Astrophysical Journal 841 no.2, 89 | 2017

  • First search for gravitational waves from known pulsars with Advanced LIGO
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Astrophysical Journal 839 no.1, 12 | 2017

  • Search for High-energy Neutrinos from Gravitational Wave Event GW151226 and Candidate LVT151012 with ANTARES and IceCube
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review D, 96, 022005 | 2017

  • Search for gravitational waves from Scorpius X-1 in the first Advanced LIGO observing run with a hidden Markov model
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review D 95, 122003 | 2017

  • Search for Transient Gravitational Waves in Coincidence with Short Duration Radio Transients
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review D 93, 122008 | 2016

  • An all-sky search for long-duration gravitational wave transients with LIGO
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review D 93, 042005 | 2016

  • A First Targeted Search for Gravitational-Wave Bursts from Core-Collapse Supernovae in Data of First-Generation Laser Interferometer Detectors
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review D 94, 102001 | 2016

  • Comprehensive All-sky Search for Periodic Gravitational Waves in the 6th Science Run LIGO Data
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review D 94, 042002 | 2016

  • Results of the deepest all-sky survey for continuous gravitational waves on LIGO S6 data running on the Einstein@Home volunteer distributed computing project
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Physical Review D 94, 102002 | 2016

  • Upper limits on the rates of binary neutron star and black-hole neutron-star mergers from Advanced LIGOs first observing run
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Astrophysical Journal Letter 21| 2016

  • Upper Limits on Gravitational Waves from Scorpius X-1 from a Model-Based Cross-Correlation Search in Advanced LIGO Data
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Astrophysical Journal 847, 47 | 2017

  • All-sky Search for Periodic Gravitational Waves in the O1 LIGO Data
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), Phys. Rev. D 96, 062002 | 2017

  • First low frequency Einstein@Home all-sky search for continuous gravitational waves in Advanced LIGO data
    B. P. Abott et al. (K. Jani with LSC), arxiv:1707.02669 | 2017


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