Publications

A list of all recent published research papers by group members. Selected papers have science summaries written for non-experts.

2017

Stevenson, S. , Berry, C. P. L. & Mandel, I.; Hierarchical analysis of gravitational-wave measurements of binary black hole spin–orbit misalignments; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 471(3):2801; 2017; arXiv:1703.06873. [summary]

Gaebel, S & Veitch, J.; How would GW150914 look with future gravitational wave detector networks?; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 34(17):174003; 2017; arXiv:1703.08988.

Marchant, P., Langer, N., Podsiadlowski, Ph., Tauris, T. M., de Mink, S., Mandel, I. & Moriya, T. J.; Ultra-luminous X-ray sources and neutron-star-black-hole mergers from very massive close binaries at low metallicity; Astronomy and Astrophysics; 604:A55; 2017; arXiv:1705.04734.

Ma, Y., Miao, H., Heyun Pang, B., Evans, M., Zhao, C., Harms, J., Schnabel, R. & Chen, Y.; Proposal for gravitational-wave detection beyond the standard quantum limit through EPR entanglement; Nature Physics; 13(8):776; 2017; arXiv:1612.06934.

Albert, A. et al. (ANTARES Collaboration, IceCube Collaboration, LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Search for high-energy neutrinos from gravitational wave event GW151226 and candidate LVT151012 with ANTARES and IceCube; Physical Review D; 96(2):022005; 2017; arXiv:1703.06298.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Search for intermediate mass black hole binaries in the first observing run of Advanced LIGO; Physical Review D; 96(2):022001; 2017; arXiv:1704.04628. [summary]

Berry, C. P. L., Cole, R. H., Cañizares, P. & Gair, J.R.; Understanding the importance of transient resonances in extreme-mass-ratio inspirals; Journal of Physics: Conference Series; 840(1):012052; 2017; arXiv:1702.05481. [summary]

Gair, J.R., Babak, S., Sesana, A., Amaro-Seoane, P., Barausse, E., Berry, C. P. L., Berti, E. & Sopuerta, C.; Prospects for observing extreme-mass-ratio inspirals with LISA; Journal of Physics: Conference Series; 840(1):012021; 2017; arXiv:1704.00009.

Sesana, A.; Multi-band gravitational wave astronomy: science with joint space- and ground-based observations of black hole binaries; Journal of Physics: Conference Series; 840(1):012018; 2017; arXiv:1702.04356. [summary]

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); GW170104: Observation of a 50-solar-mass binary black hole coalescence at redshift 0.2; Physical Review Letters; 18(22):221101 (Supplemental Matieral); 2017; arXiv:1706.01812. [summary]

Babak, S., Gair, J., Sesana, A., Barausse, E., Sopuerta, C. F., Berry, C. P. L., Berti, E., Amaro-Seoane, P., Petiteau, A. & Klein, A.; Science with the space-based interferometer LISA. V. Extreme mass-ratio inspirals; Physical Reveiw D; 95(10):103012; 2017; arXiv:1703.09722 [summary].

Barrett, J. W., Mandel, I., Neijssel, C. J., Stevenson, S. & Vigna-Gómez, A.; Exploring the parameter space of compact binary population synthesis; Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union; 12(S325):46; 2017; arXiv:1704.03781.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific, Virgo and IPN Collaboration); Search for gravitational waves associated with gamma-ray bursts during the first Advanced LIGO observing run and implications for the origin of GRB 150906B; Astrophysical Journal; 841(2):89; 2017; arXiv:1611.07947.

Vinciguerra, S., Veitch, J. & Mandel, I.; Accelerating gravitational wave parameter estimation with multi-band template interpolation; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 34(11):115006; 2017; arXiv:1703.02062.

Wang, H., Blair, C., Dovale Álvarez, M., Brooks, A., Kasprzack, M. F., Ramette, J., Meyers, P. M., Kaufer, S., O'Reilly, B., Mow-Lowry, C. M. & Freise, A.; Thermal modelling of Advanced LIGO test masses; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 34(11):115001; 2017; arXiv:1612.02866.

Bradnick, B., Mandel, I. & Levin, Y.; Stellar binaries in galactic nuclei: tidally stimulated mergers followed by tidal disruptions; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 469(2):2042; 2017; arXiv:1703.05796.

Armano, M. et al. (LISA Pathfinder Collaboration); Charge-induced force-noise on free-falling test masses: Results from LISA Pathfinder; Physical Review Letters; 118(17):171101; 2017; arXiv:1702.04633.

Martynov, D. V. et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration Instrument Authors); Quantum correlation measurements in interferometric gravitational-wave detectors; Physical Review A; 95(4):043831; 2017; arXiv:1702.03329.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Effects of waveform model systematics on the interpretation of GW150914; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 34(10):104002; 2017; arXiv:1611.07531.

Korobko, M., Kleybolte, L., Ast, S., Miao, H., Chen, Y. & Schnabel, R.; Beating the standard sensitivity-bandwidth limit of cavity-enhanced interferometers with internal squeezed-light generation; Physical Review Letters; 118(14):143601; 2017; arXiv:1702.01044.

Stevenson, S., Vigna-Gómez, A., Mandel, I., Barrett, J. W., Neijssel, C. J., Perkins, D. & de Mink, S. E.; Formation of the first three gravitational-wave observations through isolated binary evolution; Nature Communications; 8:14906; 2017; arXiv:1704.01352. [summary]

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration); Calibration of the Advanced LIGO detectors for the discovery of the binary black-hole merger GW150914; Physical Review D; 95(6):062003; 2017; arXiv:1602.03845. [summary]

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Directional limits on persistent gravitational waves from Advanced LIGO's first observing run; Physical Review Letters; 118(12):121102; 2017; arXiv:1612.02030. [summary]

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Upper limits on the stochastic gravitational-wave background from Advanced LIGO's first observing run; Physical Review Letters; 118(12):121101; 2017; arXiv:1612.02029. [summary]

Nishizawa, A., Sesana, A., Berti, E. & Klein, A.; Constraining stellar binary black hole formation scenarios with eLISA eccentricity measurements; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 465(4):4375; 2017; arXiv:1606.09295.

Mandel, I., Farr, W. M., Colonna, A., Stevenson, S., Tiňo, P. & Veitch, J.; Model-independent inference on compact-binary observations; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 465(3):3254; 2017; arXiv:1608.08223. [summary]

Bergmann, G., Mow-Lowry, C. M., Adya, V. B., Bertolini, A., Hanke, M. M., Kirchhoff, R., Köhlenbeck, S. M., Kühn, G., Oppermann, P., Wanner, A., Westphal, T., Wöhler, J., Wu, D. S., Lück, H., Strain, K. A. & Danzmann, K.; Passive-performance, analysis, and upgrades of a 1-ton seismic attenuation system; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 34(6):065002; 2017; arXiv:1707.02903.

Bond, C., Brown, D., Freise, A. & Strain, K.; Interferometer techniques for gravitational-wave detection; Living Reviews in Relativity; 19:1; 2017; arXiv:0909.3661.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); All-sky search for short gravitational-wave bursts in the first Advanced LIGO run; Physical Review D; 95(4):042003; 2017; arXiv:1611.02972.

Del Pozzo, W., Li, T. G. F. & Messenger, C.; Cosmological inference using only gravitational wave observations of binary neutron stars; Physical Review D; 95(4):043502; 2017; arXiv:1506.06590.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration); Exploring the sensitivity of next generation gravitational wave detectors; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 34(4):044001; 2017; arXiv:1607.08697.

Taylor, S. R., Lentati, L., Babak, S., Brem, P., Gair, J. R., Sesana, A. & Vecchio, A.; All correlations must die: Assessing the significance of a stochastic gravitational-wave background in pulsar-timing arrays; Physical Review D; 95(4):042002; 2017; arXiv:1606.09180.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); The basic physics of the binary black hole merger GW150914; Annalen der Physik; 529(1–2):1600209; 2017; arXiv:1606.04856.

Miao, H.; General quantum constraints on detector noise in continuous linear measurements; Physical Review A; 95(1):012103; 2017; arXiv:1605.02312.

2016

Berry, C. P. L., Cole, R. H., Cañizares, P. & Gair, J. R.; Importance of transient resonances in extreme-mass-ratio inspirals; Physical Review D; 94(12):124042; 2016; arXiv:1608.08951. [summary]

Haster, C.-J., Antonini, F., Kalogera, V. & Mandel, I.; N-body dynamics of intermediate mass-ratio inspirals in globular clusters; Astrophysical Journal; 832(2):192; 2016; arXiv:1606.07097. [summary]

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Supplement: "The rate of binary black hole mergers inferred from Advanced LIGO observations surrounding GW150914"; Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series; 227(2):14; 2016; arXiv:1606.03939.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); The rate of binary black hole mergers inferred from Advanced LIGO observations surrounding GW150914; Astrophysical Journal Letters; 833(1):L1; 2016; arXiv:1602.03842. [summary]

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Upper limits on the rates of binary neutron star and neutron-star–black-hole mergers from Advanced LIGO's first observing run; Astrophysical Journal Letters; 832(2):L21; 2016; arXiv:1607.07456.

Sesana, A., Shankar, F., Bernardi, M. & Sheth, R. K.; Selection bias in dynamically measured supermassive black hole samples: consequences for pulsar timing arrays; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society Letters; 463(1):L6; 2016; arXiv:1603.09348.

Ghosh, A., Del Pozzo, W. & Ajith, P.; Estimating parameters of binary black holes from gravitational-wave observations of their inspiral, merger, and ringdown; Physical Review D; 94(10):104070; 2016; arXiv:1505.05607.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Results of the deepest all-sky survey for continuous gravitational waves on LIGO S6 data running on the Einstein@Home volunteer distributed computing project; Physical Review D; 94(10):102002; 2016; arXiv:1606.09619.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); First targeted search for gravitational-wave bursts from core-collapse supernovae in data of first-generation laser interferometer detectors; Physical Review D; 94(10):102001; 2016; arXiv:1605.01785.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Binary black hole mergers in the first Advanced LIGO observing run; Physical Review X; 6(4):041015; 2016; arXiv:1606.04856.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Improved analysis of GW150914 using a fully spin-precessing waveform model; Physical Review X; 6(4):041014; 2016; arXiv:1606.01210.

Del Pozzo, W. & Vecchio, A.; On tests of general relativity with binary radio pulsars; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society Letters; 462(1):L21; 2016; arXiv:1606.02852. [summary]

Bonetti, M., Haardt, F., Sesana, A. & Barausse, E.; Post-Newtonian evolution of massive black hole triplets in galactic nuclei – I. Numerical implementation and tests; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 461(4):4419; 2016; arXiv:1604.08770.

Singer, L. P., Chen, H.-Y., Holz, D. E., Farr, W. M., Price, L. R., Raymond, V., Cenko, S. B., Gehrels, N., Cannizzo, J., Kasliwal, M. M., Nissanke, S., Coughlin, M., Farr, B., Urban, A. L., Vitale, S., Veitch, J., Graff, P., Berry, C. P. L., Mohapatra, S. & Mandel, I.; Supplement: "Going the distance: Mapping host galaxies of LIGO and Virgo sources in three dimensions using local cosmography and targeted follow-up"; Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series; 226(1):10; 2016; arXiv:1605.04242.

Singer, L. P., Chen, H.-Y., Holz, D. E., Farr, W. M., Price, L. R., Raymond, V., Cenko, S. B., Gehrels, N., Cannizzo, J., Kasliwal, M. M., Nissanke, S., Coughlin, M., Farr, B., Urban, A. L., Vitale, S., Veitch, J., Graff, P., Berry, C. P. L., Mohapatra, S. & Mandel, I.; Going the distance: Mapping host galaxies of LIGO and Virgo sources in three dimensions using local cosmography and targeted follow-up; Astrophysical Journal Letters; 829(1):L15; 2016; arXiv:1603.07333.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Directly comparing GW150914 with numerical solutions of Einstein's equations for binary black hole coalescence; Physical Review D; 94(6):064035; 2016; arXiv:1606.01262.

de Mink, S. E. & Mandel, I.; The chemically homogeneous evolutionary channel for binary black hole mergers: Rates and properties of gravitational-wave events detectable by Advanced LIGO; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 460(4):3545; 2016; arXiv:1603.02291. [summary]

Smartt, S. J., Chambers, K. C., Smith, K. W., Huber, M. E., Young, D. R., Chen, T.-W., Inserra, C., Wright, D. E., Coughlin, M., Denneau, L., Flewelling, H., Heinze, A., Jerkstrand, A., Magnier, E. A., Maguire, K., Mueller, B., Rest, A., Sherstyuk, A., Stalder, B., Schultz, A. S. B., Stubbs, C. W., Tonry, J., Waters, C., Wainscoat, R. J., Della Valle, M., Dennefeld, M., Dimitriadis, G., Firth, R. E., Fraser, M., Frohmaier, C., Gal-Yam, A., Harmanen, J., Kankare, E., Kotak, R., Kromer, M., Mandel, I., Sollerman, J., Gibson, B., Primak, N. & Willman, M.; A search for an optical counterpart to the gravitational-wave event GW151226; Astrophysical Journal Letters; 827(2):L40; 2016; arXiv:1606.04795.

Smith, R., Field, S. E. Blackburn, K., Haster, C.-J., Pürrer, M., Raymond, V. & Schmidt, P.; Fast and accurate inference on gravitational waves from precessing compact binaries; Physical Review D; 94(4):044031; 2016; arXiv:1604.08253.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Comprehensive all-sky search for periodic gravitational waves in the sixth science run LIGO data; Physical Review D; 94(4):042002; 2016; arXiv:1605.03233.

Callister, T., Sammut, L., Qiu, S., Mandel, I. & Thrane, E.; Limits of astrophysics with gravitational wave backgrounds; Physical Review X; 6(3):031018; 2016; arXiv:1604.02513.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration, Australian Square Kilometer Array Pathfinder Collaboration, the BOOTES Collaboration, Dark Energy Survey and the Dark Energy Camera GW–EM Collaborations, Fermi GBM Collaboration, GRAvitational Wave Inaf TeAm, INTEGRAL Collaboration, Intermediate Palomar Transient Factory Collaboration, InterPlanetary Network, J-GEM Collaboration, La Silla–QUEST Survey, the Liverpool Telescope Collaboration, the Low Frequency Array Collaboration, the MASTER Collaboration, MAXI Collaboration, Murchison Wide-field Array Collaboration, Pan-STARRS Collaboration, PESSTO Collaboration, Pi of the Sky Collaboration, SkyMapper Collaboration, Swift Collaboration, TAROT, Zadko, Algerian National Observatory and C2PU Collaboration, TOROS Collaboration and VISTA Collaboration); Supplement: "Localization and broadband follow-up of the gravitational-wave transient GW150914"; Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series; 826(1):8; 2016; arXiv:1604.07864.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration, Australian Square Kilometer Array Pathfinder Collaboration, the BOOTES Collaboration, Dark Energy Survey and the Dark Energy Camera GW–EM Collaborations, Fermi GBM Collaboration, GRAvitational Wave Inaf TeAm, INTEGRAL Collaboration, Intermediate Palomar Transient Factory Collaboration, InterPlanetary Network, J-GEM Collaboration, La Silla–QUEST Survey, the Liverpool Telescope Collaboration, the Low Frequency Array Collaboration, the MASTER Collaboration, MAXI Collaboration, Murchison Wide-field Array Collaboration, Pan-STARRS Collaboration, PESSTO Collaboration, Pi of the Sky Collaboration, SkyMapper Collaboration, Swift Collaboration, TAROT, Zadko, Algerian National Observatory and C2PU Collaboration, TOROS Collaboration and VISTA Collaboration); Localization and broadband follow-up of the gravitational-wave transient GW150914; Astrophysical Journal Letters; 826(1):L13; 2016; arXiv:1602.08492.

Connaughton, V., Burns, E., Goldstein, A., Blackburn, L., Briggs, M. S., Zhang, B.-B., Camp, J., Christensen, N., Hui, C. M., Jenke, P., Littenberg, T., McEnery, J.E., Racusin, J., Shawhan, P., Singer, L., Veitch, J., Wilson-Hodge, C. A., Bhat, P. N., Bissaldi, E., Cleveland, W., Fitzpatrick, G., Giles, M. M., Gibby, M. H., von Kienlin, A., Kippen, R. M., McBreen, S., Mailyan, B., Meegan, C. A., Paciesas, W. S., Preece, R. D., Roberts, O. J., Sparke, L., Stanbro, M., Toelge, K. & Veres, P.; Fermi GBM Observations of LIGO gravitational wave event GW150914; Astrophysical Journal Letters; 826(1):L6; 2016; arXiv:1602.03920.

Ghosh, A., Ghosh, A., Johnson-McDaniel, N. K., Kant Mishra, C., Ajith, P., Del Pozzo, W., Nichols, D. A., Chen, Y., Nielsen, A.B., Berry, C. P. L. & London, L.; Testing general relativity using golden black-hole binaries; Physical Review D; 94(2):021101; 2016; arXiv:1602.02453. [summary]

Farr, B., Berry, C. P. L., Farr, W. M., Haster, C.-J., Middleton, H., Cannon, K., Graff, P. B., Hanna, C., Mandel, I., Pankow, C., Price, L. R., Sidery, T., Singer, L. P., Urban, A. L., Vecchio, A., Veitch, J. & Vitale, S.; Parameter estimation on gravitational waves from neutron-star binaries with spinning components; Astrophysical Journal; 825(2):116; 2016; arXiv:1508.05336. [summary]

Adrián-Martínez, S. et al. (ANTARES Collaboration, IceCube Collaboration, LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); High-energy Neutrino follow-up search of gravitational wave event GW150914 with ANTARES and IceCube; Physical Review D; 93(12):122010; 2016; arXiv:1602.05411. [summary]

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Search for transient gravitational waves in coincidence with short duration radio transients during 2007–2013; Physical Review D; 93(12):122008; 2016; arXiv:1605.01707. [summary]

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); GW151226: Observation of Gravitational Waves from a 22-Solar-Mass Binary Black Hole Coalescence; Physical Review Letters; 116(24):241103; 2016; arXiv:1606.04855. [summary]

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Properties of the binary black hole merger GW150914; Physical Review Letters; 116(24):241102; 2016; arXiv:1602.03840. [summary]

Al Otaibi, S., Tiňo, P., Cuevas-Tello, J. C., Mandel, I. & Raychaudhury, S.; Kernel regression estimates of time delays between gravitationally lensed fluxes; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 459(1):573; 2016; arXiv:1508.03439.

Sesana, A.; Prospects for multiband gravitational-wave astronomy after GW150914; Physical Review Letters; 116(22):231102; 2016; arXiv:1602.06951. [summary]

Rodriguez, C. L., Haster, C.-J., Chatterjee, S., Kalogera, V. & Rasio, F. A.; Dynamical formation of the GW150914 binary black hole; Astrophysical Journal Letters; 824(1):L8; 2016; arXiv:1604.04254. [summary]

Armano, M., Audley, H., Auger, G., Baird, J. T., Bassan, M., Binetruy, P., Born, M., Bortoluzzi, D., Brandt, N., Caleno, M., Carbone, L., Cavalleri, A., Cesarini, A., Ciani, G., Congedo, G., Cruise, A. M., Danzmann, K., de Deus Silva, M., De Rosa, R., Diaz-Aguiló, M., Di Fiore, L., Diepholz, I., Dixon, G., Dolesi, R., Dunbar, N., Ferraioli, L., Ferroni, V., Fichter, W., Fitzsimons, E. D., Flatscher, R., Freschi, M., García Marín, A. F., García Marirrodriga, C., Gerndt, R., Gesa, L., Gibert, F., Giardini, D., Giusteri, R., Guzmán, F., Grado, A., Grimani, C., Grynagier, A., Grzymisch, J., Harrison, I., Heinzel, G., Hewitson, M., Hollington, D., Hoyland, D., Hueller, M., Inchauspé, H., Jennrich, O., Jetzer, P., Johann, U., Johlander, B., Karnesis, N., Kaune, B., Korsakova, N., Killow, C. J., Lobo, J. A., Lloro, I., Liu, L., López-Zaragoza, J. P., Maarschalkerweerd, R., Mance, D., Martín, V., Martin-Polo, L., Martino, J., Martin-Porqueras, F., Madden, S., Mateos, I., McNamara, P. W., Mendes, J., Mendes, L., Monsky, A., Nicolodi, D., Nofrarias, M., Paczkowski, S., Perreur-Lloyd, M., Petiteau, A., Pivato, P., Plagnol, E., Prat, P., Ragnit, U., Raïs, B., Ramos-Castro, J., Reiche, J., Robertson, D. I., Rozemeijer, H., Rivas, F., Russano, G., Sanjuán, J., Sarra, P., Schleicher, A., Shaul, D., Slutsky, J., Sopuerta, C. F., Stanga, R., Steier, F., Sumner, T., Texier, D., Thorpe, J. I., Trenkel, C., Tröbs, M., Tu, H. B., Vetrugno, D., Vitale, S., Wand, V., Wanner, G., Ward, H., Warren, C., Wass, P. J., Wealthy, D., Weber, W. J., Wissel, L., Wittchen, A., Zambotti, A., Zanoni, C., Ziegler, T. & Zweifel, P.; Sub-femto-g free fall for space-based gravitational wave observatories: LISA Pathfinder results; Physical Review Letters; 116(22):231101; 2016.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); GW150914: First results from the search for binary black hole coalescence with Advanced LIGO; Physical Review D; 93(12):122003; 2016; arXiv:1602.03839.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Observing gravitational-wave transient GW150914 with minimal assumptions; Physical Review D; 93(12):122004; 2016; arXiv:1602.03843.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Characterization of transient noise in Advanced LIGO relevant to gravitational wave signal GW150914; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 33(13):134001; 2016; arXiv:1602.03844. [summary]

Berry, C. P. L., Farr, B., Farr, W. M., Haster, C.-J., Mandel, I., Middleton, H., Singer, L. P., Urban, A. L., Vecchio, A., Vitale, S., Cannon, K., Graff, P. B., Hanna, C., Mohapatra, S., Pankow, C., Price, L. R., Sidery, T. & Veitch, J.; Early Advanced LIGO binary neutron-star sky localization and parameter estimation; Journal of Physics: Conference Series; 716(1):012031; 2016; arXiv:1606.01095. [summary]

Martynov, D. V., Hall, E. D., Abbott, B. P., Abbott, R., Abbott, T. D., Adams, C., Adhikari, R. X., Anderson, R. A., Anderson, S. B., Arai, K., Arain, M. A., Aston, S. M., Austin, L., Ballmer, S. W., Barbet, M., Barker, D., Barr, B., Barsotti, L., Bartlett, J., Barton, M. A., Bartos, I., Batch, J. C., Bell, A. S., Belopolski, I., Bergman, J., Betzwieser, J., Billingsley, G., Birch, J., Biscans, S., Biwer, C., Black, E., Blair, C. D., Bogan, C., Bork, R., Bridges, D. O., Brooks, A. F., Celerier, C., Ciani, G., Clara, F., Cook, D., Countryman, S. T., Cowart, M. J., Coyne, D. C., Cumming, A., Cunningham, L., Damjanic, M., Dannenberg, R., Danzmann, K., Costa, C. F. Da Silva, Daw, E. J., DeBra, D., DeRosa, R. T., DeSalvo, R., Dooley, K. L., Doravari, S., Driggers, J. C., Dwyer, S. E., Effler, A., Etzel, T., Evans, M., Evans, T. M., Factourovich, M., Fair, H., Feldbaum, D., Fisher, R. P., Foley, S., Frede, M., Fritschel, P., Frolov, V. V., Fulda, P., Fyffe, M., Galdi, V., Giaime, J. A., Giardina, K. D., Gleason, J. R., Goetz, R., Gras, S., Gray, C., Greenhalgh, R. J. S., Grote, H., Guido, C. J., Gushwa, K. E., Gustafson, E. K., Gustafson, R., Hammond, G., Hanks, J., Hanson, J., Hardwick, T., Harry, G. M., Heefner, J., Heintze, M. C., Heptonstall, A. W., Hoak, D., Hough, J., Ivanov, A., Izumi, K., Jacobson, M., James, E., Jones, R., Kandhasamy, S., Karki, S., Kasprzack, M., Kaufer, S., Kawabe, K., Kells, W., Kijbunchoo, N., King, E. J., King, P. J., Kinzel, D. L., Kissel, J. S., Kokeyama, K., Korth, W. Z., Kuehn, G., Kwee, P., Landry, M., Lantz, B., Le Roux, A., Levine, B. M., Lewis, J. B., Lhuillier, V., Lockerbie, N. A., Lormand, M., Lubinski, M. J., Lundgren, A. P., MacDonald, T., MacInnis, M., Macleod, D. M., Mageswaran, M., Mailand, K., Márka, S., Márka, Z., Markosyan, A. S., Maros, E., Martin, I. W., Martin, R. M., Marx, J. N., Mason, K., Massinger, T. J., Matichard, F., Mavalvala, N., McCarthy, R., McClelland, D. E., McCormick, S., McIntyre, G., McIver, J., Merilh, E. L., Meyer, M. S., Meyers, P. M., Miller, J., Mittleman, R., Moreno, G., Mueller, C. L., Mueller, G., Mullavey, A., Munch, J., Nuttall, L. K., Oberling, J., O'Dell, J., Oppermann, P., Oram, Richard J., O'Reilly, B., Osthelder, C., Ottaway, D. J., Overmier, H., Palamos, J. R., Paris, H. R., Parker, W., Patrick, Z., Pele, A., Penn, S., Phelps, M., Pickenpack, M., Pierro, V., Pinto, I., Poeld, J., Principe, M., Prokhorov, L., Puncken, O., Quetschke, V., Quintero, E. A., Raab, F. J., Radkins, H., Raffai, P., Ramet, C. R., Reed, C. M., Reid, S., Reitze, D. H., Robertson, N. A., Rollins, J. G., Roma, V. J., Romie, J. H., Rowan, S., Ryan, K., Sadecki, T., Sanchez, E. J., Sandberg, V., Sannibale, V., Savage, R. L., Schofield, R. M. S., Schultz, B., Schwinberg, P., Sellers, D., Sevigny, A., Shaddock, D. A., Shao, Z., Shapiro, B., Shawhan, P., Shoemaker, D. H., Sigg, D., Slagmolen, B. J. J., Smith, J. R., Smith, M. R., Smith-Lefebvre, N. D., Sorazu, B., Staley, A., Stein, A. J., Stochino, A., Strain, K. A., Taylor, R., Thomas, M., Thomas, P., Thorne, K. A., Thrane, E., Torrie, C. I., Traylor, G., Vajente, G., Valdes, G., van Veggel, A. A., Vargas, M., Vecchio, A., Veitch, P. J., Venkateswara, K., Vo, T., Vorvick, C., Waldman, S. J., Walker, M., Ward, R. L., Warner, J., Weaver, B., Weiss, R., Welborn, T., Weßels, P., Wilkinson, C., Willems, P. A., Williams, L., Willke, B., Winkelmann, L., Wipf, C. C., Worden, J., Wu, G., Yamamoto, H., Yancey, C. C., Yu, H., Zhang, L., Zucker, M. E. & Zweizig, J.; Sensitivity of the Advanced LIGO detectors at the beginning of gravitational wave astronomy; Physical Review D; 93(11):112004; 2016; arXiv:1604.00439.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Tests of general relativity with GW150914; Physical Review Letters; 116(22):221101; 2016; arXiv:1602.03841. [summary]

Moore, C. J., Chua, A. J. K., Berry, C. P. L. & Gair, J. R.; Fast methods for training Gaussian processes on large data sets; Royal Society Open Science; 3(5):160125; 2016; arXiv:1604.01250.

Desvignes, G., Caballero, R. N., Lentati, L., Verbiest, J. P. W., Champion, D. J., Stappers, B. W., Janssen, G. H., Lazarus, P., Osłowski, S., Babak, S., Bassa, C. G., Brem, P., Burgay, M., Cognard, I., Gair, J. R., Graikou, E., Guillemot, L., Hessels, J. W. T., Jessner, A., Jordan, C., Karuppusamy, R., Kramer, M., Lassus, A., Lazaridis, K., Lee, K. J., Liu, K., Lyne, A. G., McKee, J., Mingarelli, C. M. F., Perrodin, D., Petiteau, A., Possenti, A., Purver, M. B., Rosado, P. A., Sanidas, S., Sesana, A., Shaifullah, G., Smits, R., Taylor, S. R., Theureau, G., Tiburzi, C., van Haasteren, R. & Vecchio, A.; High-precision timing of 42 millisecond pulsars with the European Pulsar Timing Array; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 458(3):3341; 2016; arXiv:1602.08511.

Mandel, I. & de Mink, S. E.; Merging binary black holes formed through chemically homogeneous evolution in short-period stellar binaries; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 458(3):2634; 2016; arXiv:1601.00007. [summary]

Lentati, L., Shannon, R. M., Coles, W. A., Verbiest, J. P. W., van Haasteren, R., Ellis, J. A., Caballero, R. N., Manchester, R. N., Arzoumanian, Z., Babak, S., Bassa, C. G., Bhat, N. D. R., Brem, P., Burgay, M., Burke-Spolaor, S., Champion, D., Chatterjee, S., Cognard, I., Cordes, J. M., Dai, S., Demorest, P., Desvignes, G., Dolch, T., Ferdman, R. D., Fonseca, E., Gair, J. R., Gonzalez, M. E., Graikou, E., Guillemot, L., Hessels, J. W. T., Hobbs, G., Janssen, G. H., Jones, G., Karuppusamy, R., Keith, M., Kerr, M., Kramer, M., Lam, M. T., Lasky, P. D., Lassus, A., Lazarus, P., Lazio, T. J. W., Lee, K. J., Levin, L., Liu, K., Lynch, R. S., Madison, D. R., McKee, J., McLaughlin, M., McWilliams, S. T., Mingarelli, C. M. F., Nice, D. J., Osłowski, S., Pennucci, T. T., Perera, B. B. P., Perrodin, D., Petiteau, A., Possenti, A., Ransom, S. M., Reardon, D., Rosado, P. A., Sanidas, S. A., Sesana, A., Shaifullah, G., Siemens, X., Smits, R., Stairs, I., Stappers, B., Stinebring, D. R., Stovall, K., Swiggum, J., Taylor, S. R., Theureau, G., Tiburzi, C., Toomey, L., Vallisneri, M., van Straten, W., Vecchio, A., Wang, J.-B., Wang, Y., You, X. P., Zhu, W. W., Zhu, X.-J.; From spin noise to systematics: stochastic processes in the first International Pulsar Timing Array data release; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 458(2):2161; 2016; arXiv:1602.05570.

Verbiest, J. P. W., Lentati, L., Hobbs, G., van Haasteren, R., Demorest, P. B., Janssen, G. H., Wang, J.-B., Desvignes, G., Caballero, R. N., Keith, M. J., Champion, D. J., Arzoumanian, Z., Babak, S., Bassa, C. G., Bhat, N. D. R., Brazier, A., Brem, P., Burgay, M., Burke-Spolaor, S., Chamberlin, S. J., Chatterjee, S., Christy, B., Cognard, I., Cordes, J. M., Dai, S., Dolch, T., Ellis, J. A., Ferdman, R. D., Fonseca, E., Gair, J. R., Garver-Daniels, N. E., Gentile, P., Gonzalez, M. E., Graikou, E., Guillemot, L., Hessels, J. W. T., Jones, G., Karuppusamy, R., Kerr, M., Kramer, M., Lam, M. T., Lasky, P. D., Lassus, A., Lazarus, P., Lazio, T. J. W., Lee, K. J., Levin, L., Liu, K., Lynch, R. S., Lyne, A. G., Mckee, J., McLaughlin, M. A., McWilliams, S. T., Madison, D. R., Manchester, R. N., Mingarelli, C. M. F., Nice, D. J., Osłowski, S., Palliyaguru, N. T., Pennucci, T. T., Perera, B. B. P., Perrodin, D., Possenti, A., Petiteau, A., Ransom, S. M., Reardon, D., Rosado, P. A., Sanidas, S. A., Sesana, A., Shaifullah, G., Shannon, R. M., Siemens, X., Simon, J., Smits, R., Spiewak, R., Stairs, I. H., Stappers, B. W., Stinebring, D. R., Stovall, K., Swiggum, J. K., Taylor, S. R., Theureau, G., Tiburzi, C., Toomey, L., Vallisneri, M., van Straten, W., Vecchio, A., Wang, Y., Wen, L., You, X. P., Zhu, W. W. & Zhu, X.-J.; The International Pulsar Timing Array: First data release; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 458(2):1267; 2016; arXiv:1602.03640.

Haster, C.-J., Wang, Z., Berry, C. P. L., Stevenson, S., Veitch, J. & Mandel, I.; Inference on gravitational waves from coalescences of stellar-mass compact objects and intermediate-mass black holes; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 457(4):4499; 2016; arXiv:1511.01431. [summary]

Caballero, R. N., Lee, K. J., Lentati, L., Desvignes, G., Champion, D. J., Verbiest, J. P. W., Janssen, G. H., Stappers, B. W., Kramer, M., Lazarus, P., Possenti, A., Tiburzi, C., Perrodin, D., Osłowski, S., Babak, S., Bassa, C. G., Brem, P., Burgay, M., Cognard, I., Gair, J. R., Graikou, E., Guillemot, L., Hessels, J. W. T., Karuppusamy, R., Lassus, A., Liu, K., McKee, J., Mingarelli, C. M. F., Petiteau, A., Purver, M. B., Rosado, P. A., Sanidas, S., Sesana, A., Shaifullah, G., Smits, R., Taylor, S. R., Theureau, G., van Haasteren, R. & Vecchio, A.; The noise properties of 42 millisecond pulsars from the European Pulsar Timing Array and their impact on gravitational-wave searches; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 457(4):4421; 2016; arXiv:1510.09194.

Arzoumanian, Z., Brazier, A., Burke-Spolaor, S., Chamberlin, S. J., Chatterjee, S., Christy, B., Cordes, J. M., Cornish, N. J., Crowter, K., Demorest, P. B., Deng, X., Dolch, T., Ellis, J. A., Ferdman, R. D., Fonseca, E., Garver-Daniels, N., Gonzalez, M. E., Jenet, F., Jones, G., Jones, M. L., Kaspi, V. M., Koop, M., Lam, M. T., Lazio, T. J. W., Levin, L., Lommen, A. N., Lorimer, D. R., Luo, J., Lynch, R. S., Madison, D. R., McLaughlin, M. A., McWilliams, S. T., Mingarelli, C. M. F., Nice, D. J., Palliyaguru, N., Pennucci, T. T., Ransom, S. M., Sampson, L., Sanidas, S. A., Sesana, A., Siemens, X., Simon, J., Stairs, I. H., Stinebring, D. R., Stovall, K., Swiggum, J., Taylor, S. R., Vallisneri, M., van Haasteren, R., Wang, Y. & Zhu, W. W.; The NANOGrav nine-year data set: Limits on the isotropic stochastic gravitational wave background; Astrophysical Journal; 821(1):13; 2016; arXiv:1508.03024.

Tamanini, N., Caprini, C., Barausse, E., Sesana, A., Klein, A. & Petiteau, A.; Science with the space-based interferometer eLISA. III: probing the expansion of the universe using gravitational wave standard sirens; Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics,; 2016(4)2; 2016; arXiv:1601.07112.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); GW150914: The Advanced LIGO Detectors in the era of first discoveries; Physical Review Letters; 116(13):131103; 2016; arXiv:1602.03838.

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); GW150914: Implications for the stochastic gravitational wave background from binary black holes; Physical Review Letters; 116(13):131102; 2016; arXiv:1602.03847. [summary]

Rosado, P. A., Lasky, P. D.; Thrane, E., Zhu, X., Mandel, I. & Sesana, A.; Detectability of gravitational waves from high-redshift binaries; Physical Review Letters; 116(10):101102; 2016; arXiv:1509.04066.

Moore, C. J., Berry, C. P. L., Chua, A. J. K. & Gair, J. R.; Improving gravitational-wave parameter estimation using Gaussian process regression; Physical Review D; 93(6):064001; 2016; arXiv:1509.04066. [summary]

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); First low frequency all-sky search for continuous gravitational wave signals; Physical Review D; 93(4):042007; 2016; arXiv:1510.03621. [summary]

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Search of the Orion spur for continuous gravitational waves using a loosely coherent algorithm on data from LIGO interferometers; Physical Review D; 93(4):042006; 2016; arXiv:1510.03474. [summary]

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); All-sky search for long-duration gravitational wave transients with LIGO; Physical Review D; 93(4):042005; 2016; arXiv:1511.04398. [summary]

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Astrophysical implications of the binary black-hole merger GW150914; Astrophysical Journal Letters; 818(2):L22; 2016; arXiv:1602.03846. [summary]

Abbott, B. P. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Observation of gravitational waves from a binary black hole merger; Physical Review Letters; 116(6):061102; 2016; arXiv:1602.03837. [summary]

Mandel, I.; Estimates of black-hole natal kick velocities from observations of low-mass X-ray binaries; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 456(1):578; 2016; arXiv:1510.03871.

Abbott, B. P.et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Prospects for observing and localizing gravitational-wave transients with Advanced LIGO and Advanced Virgo; Living Reviews in Relativity; 19:1; 2016; arXiv:1304.0670. [summary]

Goicovic, F. G., Cuadra, J., Sesana, A., Stasyszyn, F., Amaro-Seoane, P. & Tanaka, T. L.; Infalling clouds on to supermassive black hole binaries – I. Formation of discs, accretion and gas dynamics; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 455(2):1989; 2016; arXiv:1507.05596.

Vousden, W. D., Farr, W. M. & Mandel, I.; Dynamic temperature selection for parallel tempering in Markov chain Monte Carlo simulations; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 455(2):1919; 2016; arXiv:1501.05823.

Babak, S., Petiteau, A., Sesana, A., Brem, P., Rosado, P. A., Taylor, S. R., Lassus, A., Hessels, J. W. T., Bassa, C. G., Burgay, M., Caballero, R. N., Champion, D. J., Cognard, I., Desvignes, G., Gair, J. R., Guillemot, L., Janssen, G. H., Karuppusamy, R., Kramer, M., Lazarus, P., Lee, K. J., Lentati, L., Liu, K., Mingarelli, C. M. F., Osłowski, S., Perrodin, D., Possenti, A., Purver, M. B., Sanidas, S., Smits, R., Stappers, B., Theureau, G., Tiburzi, C., van Haasteren, R., Vecchio, A. & Verbiest, J. P. W.; European Pulsar Timing Array limits on continuous gravitational waves from individual supermassive black hole binaries; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 455(2):1665; 2016; arXiv:1509.02165.

Klein, A., Barausse, E., Sesana, A., Petiteau, A., Berti, E., Babak, S., Gair, J., Aoudia, S., Hinder, I., Ohme, F. & Wardell, B.; Science with the space-based interferometer eLISA: Supermassive black hole binaries; Physical Review D; 93(2):024003; 2016; arXiv:1511.05581.

Brown, D., Smith, R. & Freise, A.; Fast simulation of Gaussian-mode scattering for precision interferometry; Journal of Optics; 18(2):025604; 2016; arXiv:1507.03806. [summary]

Middleton, H., Del Pozzo, W., Farr, W. M., Sesana, A. & Vecchio, A.; Astrophysical constraints on massive black hole binary evolution from pulsar timing arrays; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society Letters; 455(1):L72; 2016; arXiv:1507.00992. [summary]

2015

Miao, H., Ma, Y., Zhao, C., & Chen, Y.; Enhancing the bandwidth of gravitational-wave detectors with unstable optomechanical filters; Physical Review Letters; 115(21):211104; 2015; arXiv:1506.00117. [summary]

Sesana, A. & Khan, F. M.; Scattering experiments meet N-body – I. A practical recipe for the evolution of massive black hole binaries in stellar environments; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society Letters; 454(1):L66; 2015; arXiv:1505.02062.

Haster, C-J., Mandel, I. & Farr, W. M.; Efficient method for measuring the parameters encoded in a gravitational-wave signal; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 32(23):235017; 2015; arXiv:1502.05407.

Lentati, L., Taylor, S. R., Mingarelli, C. M. F., Sesana, A., Sanidas, S. A., Vecchio, A., Caballero, R. N., Lee, K. J., van Haasteren, R., Babak, S., Bassa, C. G., Brem, P., Burgay, M., Champion, D. J., Cognard, I., Desvignes, G., Gair, J. R., Guillemot, L., Hessels, J. W. T., Janssen, G. H., Karuppusamy, R., Kramer, M., Lassus, A., Lazarus, P., Liu, K., Osłowski, S., Perrodin, D., Petiteau, A., Possenti, A., Purver, M. B., Rosado, P. A., Smits, R., Stappers, B., Theureau, G., Tiburzi, C. & Verbiest, J. P. W.; European Pulsar Timing Array limits on an isotropic stochastic gravitational-wave background; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 453(3):2576; 2015; arXiv:1504.03692. [summary]

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Searches for continuous gravitational waves from nine young supernova remnants; Astrophysical Journal; 813(1):39; 2015; arXiv:1412.5942. [summary]

Blair, D., Ju, L., Zhao, C., Wen, L., Chu, Q., Ma, Y., Page, M., Blair, C., Fang, Q. & Miao, H.; The development of ground based gravitational wave astronomy and opportunities for Australia-China collaboration; International Journal of Modern Physics A; 30(28n29):1545019; 2015.

Veitch, J., Pürrer, M. & Mandel, I.; Measuring intermediate-mass black-hole binaries with advanced gravitational wave detectors; Physical Review Letters; 115(14):141101; 2015; arXiv:1503.05953. [summary]

Stevenson, S., Ohme, F. & Fairhurst, S.; Distinguishing compact binary population synthesis models using gravitational-wave observations of coalescing binary black holes; Astrophysical Journal; 810(1):58; 2015; arXiv:1504.07802. [summary]

Rosado, P. A., Sesana, A. & Gair, J. R.; Expected properties of the first gravitational wave signal detected with pulsar timing arrays; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society; 51(3):2417; 2015; arXiv:1503.04803.

Ma, Yiqiu, Miao, H., Zhao, C. & Chen, Y.; Quantum noise of a white-light cavity using a double-pumped gain medium; Physical Review A; 92(2):023807; 2015; arXiv:1501.01349.

Rodriguez, C. L., Morscher, M., Pattabiraman, B., Chatterjee, S., Haster, C.-J., Rasio, F. A.; Binary black hole mergers from globular clusters: Implications for Advanced LIGO; Physical Review Letters; 115(5):051101; 2015; arXiv:1505.00792.

Taylor, S. R., Mingarelli, C. M. F., Gair, J. R., Sesana, A., Theureau, G., Babak, S., Bassa, C. G., Brem, P., Burgay, M., Caballero, R. N., Champion, D. J., Cognard, I., Desvignes, G., Guillemot, L., Hessels, J. W. T., Janssen, G. H., Karuppusamy, R., Kramer, M., Lassus, A., Lazarus, P., Lentati, L., Liu, K., Osłowski, S., Perrodin, D., Petiteau, A., Possenti, A., Purver, M. B., Rosado, P. A., Sanidas, S. A., Smits, R., Stappers, B., Tiburzi, C., van Haasteren, R., Vecchio, A. & Verbiest, J. P. W.; Limits on anisotropy in the nanohertz stochastic gravitational wave background; Physical Review Letters; 115(4):041101; 2015; arXiv:1506.08817.

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Characterization of the LIGO detectors during their sixth science run; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 32(11):115012; 2015; arXiv:1410.7764. [summary]

Farr, W. M., Mandel, I. & Stevens, D.; An efficient interpolation technique for jump proposals in reversible-jump Markov chain Monte Carlo calculations; Royal Society Open Science; 2(6):150030; 2015; arXiv:1104.0984.

Mandel, I., & Levin, Y.; Double tidal disruptions in galactic nuclei; Astrophysical Journal Letters; 805(1):L4; 2015; arXiv:1504.02787. [summary]

Berry, C. P. L., Mandel, I., Middleton, H., Singer, L. P., Urban, A. L., Vecchio, A., Vitale, S., Cannon, K., Farr, B., Farr, W. M., Graff, P. B., Hanna, C., Haster, C.-J., Mohapatra, S., Pankow, C., Price, L. R., Sidery, T. & Veitch, J.; Parameter estimation for binary neutron-star coalescences with realistic noise during the Advanced LIGO era; Astrophysical Journal; 804(2):114; 2015; arXiv:1411.6934. [summary]

Mandel, I., Haster, C.-J., Dominik, M. & Belczynski, K.; Distinguishing types of compact-object binaries using the gravitational-wave signatures of their mergers; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters; 450(1):L85; 2015; arXiv:1503.03172.

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Directed search for gravitational waves from Scorpius X-1 with initial LIGO data; Physical Review D; 91(6):062008; 2015; arXiv:1412.0605. [summary]

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration); Advanced LIGO; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 32(7):074001; 2015; arXiv:1411.4547.

Korobko, M., Voronchev, N., Miao, H. & Khalili, F. Y.; Paired carriers as a way to reduce quantum noise of multicarrier gravitational-wave detectors; Physical Review D; 91(4):042004; 2015; arXiv:1409.6458.

Veitch, J., Raymond, V., Farr, B., Farr, W., Graff, P., Vitale, S., Aylott, B., Blackburn, K., Christensen, N., Coughlin, M., Del Pozzo, W., Feroz, F., Gair, J., Haster, C.-J., Kalogera, V., Littenberg, T., Mandel, I., O'Shaughnessy, R., Pitkin, M., Rodriguez, C., Röver, C., Sidery, T., Smith, R., Van Der Sluys, M., Vecchio, A., Vousden, W. & Wade, L.; Parameter estimation for compact binaries with ground-based gravitational-wave observations using the LALInference software library; Physical Review D; 91(4):042003; 2015; arXiv:1409.7215. [summary]

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Narrow-band search of continuous gravitational-wave signals from Crab and Vela pulsars in Virgo VSR4 data; Physical Review D; 91(2):022004; 2015; arXiv:1410.8310. [summary]

Acernese, F. et al. (Virgo Collaboration); Advanced Virgo: a second-generation interferometric gravitational wave detector; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 32(2):024001; 2015; arXiv:1408.3978.

Moore, C. J., Cole, R. H. & Berry, C. P. L.; Gravitational-wave sensitivity curves; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 32(1):015014; 2015; arXiv:1408.0740. [summary]

2014

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Improved upper limits on the stochastic gravitational-wave background from 2009-2010 LIGO and Virgo data; Physical Review Letters; 113(23):231101; 2014; arXiv:1406.4556. [summary]

Sesana, A., Weber, W. J., Killow, C. J., Perreur-Lloyd, M., Robertson, D. I., Ward, H., Fitzsimons, E. D., Bryant, J., Cruise, A. M., Dixon, G., Hoyland, D., Smith, D., Bogenstahl, J., McNamara, P. W., Gerndt, R., Flatscher, R., Hechenblaikner, G., Hewitson, M., Gerberding, O., Barke, S., Brause, N., Bykov, I., Danzmann, K., Enggaard, A., Gianolio, A., Vendt Hansen, T., Heinzel, G., Hornstrup, A., Jennrich, O., Kullmann, J., Møller-Pedersen, S., Rasmussen, T., Reiche, J., Sodnik, Z., Suess, M., Armano, M., Sumner, T., Bender, P. L., Akutsu, T. & Sathyaprakash, B. S.; Space-based detectors; General Relativity and Gravitation; 46:1793; 2014.

Aarten, M.G. et al. (IceCube Collaboration, LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Multimessenger search for sources of gravitational waves and high-energy neutrinos: Initial results for LIGO-Virgo and IceCube; Physical Review D; 90(10):102002; 2014; arXiv:1407.1042. [summary]

Singer, L. P., Price, L. R., Farr, B., Urban, A. L., Pankow, C., Vitale, S., Veitch, J., Farr, W. M., Hanna, C., Cannon, K., Downes, T., Graff, P., Haster, C.-J., Mandel, I., Sidery, T. & Vecchio, A.; The first two years of electromagnetic follow-up with Advanced LIGO and Virgo; Astrophysical Journal; 795(2):105; 2014; arXiv:1404.5623.

Del Pozzo, W., Grover, K., Mandel, I. & Vecchio, A.; Testing general relativity with compact coalescing binaries: comparing exact and predictive methods to compute the Bayes factor; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 31(20):205006; 2014; arXiv:1408.2356.

Meidam, J., Agathos, M., Van Den Broeck, C., Veitch, J. & Sathyaprakash, B. S.; Testing the no-hair theorem with black hole ringdowns using TIGER; Physical Review D; 90(6):064009; 2014; arXiv:1406.3201.

Mingarelli, C. M. F. & Sidery, T; Effect of small interpulsar distances in stochastic gravitational wave background searches with pulsar timing arrays; Physical Review D; 90(6):062011; 2014; arXiv:1408.6840.

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); First all-sky search for continuous gravitational waves from unknown sources in binary systems; Physical Review D; 90(6):062010; 2014; arXiv:1405.7904. [summary]

Rocco, E., Palmer, R. N., Valenzuela, T., Boyer, V., Freise, A. & Bongs, K.; Fluorescence detection at the atom shot noise limit for atom interferometry; New Journal of Physics; 16(9):093046; 2014; arXiv:1404.7117.

Smith, R. J. E., Hanna, C., Mandel, I. & Vecchio, A.; Rapidly evaluating the compact-binary likelihood function via interpolation; Physical Review D; 90(4):044074; 2014; arXiv:1305.3798.

Shannon, R. M., Chamberlin, S., Cornish, N. J., Ellis, J. A., Mingarelli, C. M. F., Perrodin, D., Rosado, P., Sesana, A., Taylor, S. R., Wen, L., Bassa, C. G., Gair, J., Janssen, G. H., Karuppusamy, R., Kramer, M., Lee, K. J., Liu, K., Mandel, I., Purver, M., Sidery, T., Smits, R., Stappers, B. W. & Vecchio, A.; Summary of session C1: pulsar timing arrays; General Relativity and Gravitation; 46(8):1765; 2014.

Adier, M., Aguilar, F., Akutsu, T., Arain, M. A., Ando, M., Anghinolfi, L., Antonini, P., Aso, Y., Barr, B. W., Barsotti, L., Beker, M. G., Bell, A. S., Bellon, L., Bertolini, A., Blair, C., Blom, M. R., Bogan, C., Bond, C., Bortoli, F. S., Brown, D., Buchler, B. C., Bulten, H. J., Cagnoli, G., Canepa, M., Carbone, L., Cesarini, E., Champagnon, B., Chen, D., Chincarini, A., Chtanov, A., Chua, S. S. Y., Ciani, G., Coccia, E., Conte, A., Cortese, M., Daloisio, M., Damjanic, M., Day, R. A., De Ligny, D., Degallaix, J., Doets, M., Dolique, V., Dooley, K., Dwyer, S., Evans, M., Factourovich, M., Fafone, V., Farinon, S., Feldbaum, D., Flaminio, R., Forest, D., Frajuca, C., Frede, M., Freise, A., Fricke, T., Friedrich, D., Fritschel, P., Frolov, V. V., Fulda, P., Geitner, M., Gemme, G., Gleason, J., Goßler, S., Gordon, N., Gräf, C., Granata, M., Gras, S., Gross, M., Grote, H., Gustafson, R., Hanke, M., Heintze, M., Hennes, E., Hild, S., Huttner, S. H., Ishidoshiro, K., Izumi, K., Kawabe, K., Kawamura, S., Kawazoe, F., Kasprzack, M., Khalaidovski, A., Kimura, N., Koike, S., Kume, T., Kumeta, A., Kuroda, K., Kwee, P., Lagrange, B., Lam, P. K., Landry, M., Leavey, S., Leonardi, M., Li, T., Liu, Z., Lorenzini, M., Losurdo, G., Lumaca, D., Macarthur, J., Magalhaes, N. S., Majorana, E., Malvezzi, V., Mangano, V., Mansell, G., Marque, J., Martin, R., Martynov, D., Mavalvala, N., McClelland, D. E., Meadors, G. D., Meier, T., Mermet, A., Michel, C., Minenkov, Y., Mow-Lowry, C. M., Mudadu, L., Mueller, C. L., Mueller, G., Mul, F., Nanda Kumar, D., Nardecchia, I., Naticchioni, L., Neri, M., Niwa, Y., Ohashi, M., Okada, K., Oppermann, P., Pinard, L., Poeld, J., Prato, M., Prodi, G. A., Puncken, O., Puppo, P., Quetschke, V., Reitze, D. H., Risson, P., Rocchi, A., Saito, N., Saito, Y., Sakakibara, Y., Sassolas, B., Schimmel, A., Schnabel, R., Schofield, R. M. S., Schreiber, E., Sequino, V., Serra, E., Shaddock, D. A., Shoda, A., Shoemaker, D. H., Shibata, K., Sigg, D., Smith-Lefebvre, N., Somiya, K., Sorazu, B., Stefszky, M. S., Strain, K. A., Straniero, N., Suzuki, T., Takahashi, R., Tanner, D. B., Tellez, G., Theeg, T., Tokoku, C., Tsubono, K., Uchiyama, T., Ueda, S., Vahlbruch, H., Vajente, G., Vorvick, C., van den Brand, J. F. J., Wade, A., Ward, R., Wessels, P., Williams, L., Willke, B., Winkelmann, L., Yamamoto, K. & Zendri, J.-P.; Progress and challenges in advanced ground-based gravitational-wave detectors; General Relativity and Gravitation; 46(8):1749; 2014.

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Implementation of an F-statistic all-sky search for continuous gravitational waves in Virgo VSR1 data; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 31(16):165014; 2014; arXiv:1402.4974. [summary]

Acernese, F. et al. (Virgo Collaboration); Reconstruction of the gravitational wave signal h(t) during the Virgo science runs and independent validation with a photon calibrator; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 31(15):165013; 2015; arXiv:1401.6066.

Mandel, I., Berry, C. P. L., Ohme, F., Fairhurst, S. & Farr, W. M.; Parameter estimation on compact binary coalescences with abruptly terminating gravitational waveforms; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 31(15):155005; 2014; arXiv:1404.2382.

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific, Virgo and IPN Collaboration); Search for gravitational waves associated with γ-ray bursts detected by the Interplanetary Network; Physical Review Letters; 113(1):011102; 2014; arXiv:1403.6639. [summary]

Farr, B., Ochsner, E., Farr, W. M., & O'Shaughnessy, R.; A more effective coordinate system for parameter estimation of precessing compact binaries from gravitational waves; Physical Review D; 90(2):024018; 2014; arXiv:1404.7070.

Belczynski, K., Buonanno, A., Cantiello, M., Fryer, C. L., Holz, D. E., Mandel, I., Miller, M. C. & Walczak, M.; The formation and gravitational-wave detection of massive stellar black hole binaries; Astrophysical Journal; 789(2):120; 2014; arXiv:1403.0677.

Vitale, S., Lynch, R., Veitch, J., Raymond, V. & Sturani, R.; Measuring the spin of black holes in binary systems using gravitational waves; Physical Review Letters; 112(25):251101; 2014; arXiv:1403.0129.

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Methods and results of a search for gravitational waves associated with gamma-ray bursts using the GEO 600, LIGO, and Virgo detectors; Physical Review D; 89(12):122004; 2014; arXiv:1405.1053. [summary]

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO, Virgo and NINJA Collaboration); The NINJA-2 project: detecting and characterizing gravitational waveforms modelled using numerical binary black hole simulations; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 31(11):115004; 2014; arXiv:1401.0939. [summary]

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Search for gravitational wave ringdowns from perturbed intermediate mass black holes in LIGO-Virgo data from 2005-2010; Physical Review D; 89(10):102006; 2014; arXiv:1403.5306. [summary]

Acernese, F., Barone, F., Bell, A. S., Bergmann, G., Blair, D., Born, M., Brown, D., Chen, X., Danilishin, S. L., Degallaix, J., Denker, T., Di Virgilio, A., Frajuca, C., Friedrich, D., Fulda, P., Grote, H., Huttner, S. H., Kato, J., Köhlenbeck, S., Leavey, S., Lück, H., Nakano, M., Palmer, R. N., Punturo, M., Raffai, P., Schütte, D., Simakov, D., Slagmolen, B. J. J., Somiya, K., Steinlechner, J., Steinlechner, S., Tarabrin, S., Wade, A. R., Wang, M., Westphal, T., Zhao, C., Adhikari, R. X., Adier, M., Agatsuma, K., Barr, B. W., Bassiri, R., Bauchrowitz, J., Blair, C., Bond, C., Bongs, K., Bortoli, F. S., Cagnoli, G., Calia, P., Canonico, R., Carbone, L., Chua, S. S. Y., Coccia, E., Cripe, J., Cunningham, L., Danzmann, K., De Rosa, R., Fafone, V., Fejer, M. M., Flaminio, R., Fontaine, J. P., Forest, D., Freise, A., Furusawa, A., Garufi, F. S., Giordano, G., Gondán, L., Gordon, N., Goßler, S., Gräf, C., Granata, M., Hammerer, K., Heng, I. S., Heurs, M., Hild, S., Hirobayashi, S., Hough, J., Ju, L., Kaufer, H., Kawamura, H., Kawamura, S., Kelecsényi, N., Khalaidovski, A., Khalili, F. Ya., Kuroda, K., Loddo, G., Logue, J., Ma, Y., Macarthur, J., Magalhaes, N. S., Majorana, E., Malvezzi, V., Márka, S., Márka, Z., Martin, I., McClelland, D. E., Meinders, M., Michel, C., Miller, J., Morgado, N., Müller-Ebhardt, H., Naticchioni, L., Nguyen, T. T.-H., Perciballi, M., Pinard, L., Puppo, P., Rapagnani, P., Ricci, F., Risson, P., Rocchi, A., Rocco, E., Romano, R., Route, R. K., Rowan, S., Sakata, S., Schnabel, R., Shaddock, D. A., Sorazu, B., Stefszky, M. S., Steinmeyer, D., Strain, K. A., Voronchev, N. V., Ward, R. L. & Wimmer, M. H.; Concepts and research for future detectors; General Relativity and Gravitation; 46:1700; 2014.

Mandel, I., Miller, M. C., Ahmedov, B. J., Bambi, C., Berry, C. P. L., Brink, J., Brown, D., Chaverra, E., Chugunov, A. I., Fairhurst, S., Fryer, C., Gair, J. R., Gondek-Rosinska, D., Gualtieri, L., Gusakov, M. E., Hannam, M., Harry, I., Kantor, E. M., Kluzniak, W., Kucaba, M., Lukes-Gerakopoulos, G., Meheut, H., Melatos, A., Morozova, V. S., Paumard, T., Stergioulas, N., Studzinska, A., Szkudlarek, M., Straub, O., Torok, G., Varniere, P., Vincent, F. H., Wisniewicz, M., Wildner, M., Will, C., Yagi, K., Zanotti, O. & Zhou, S.-Y.; Relativistic astrophysics at GR20; General Relativity and Gravitation; 46:1688; 2014.

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Constraints on Cosmic Strings from the LIGO-Virgo Gravitational-Wave Detectors; Physical Review Letters; 112(13):131101; 2014; arXiv:1310.2384. [summary]

Sidery, T., Aylott, B., Christensen, N., Farr, B., Farr, W., Feroz, F., Gair, J., Grover, K., Graff, P., Hanna, C., Kalogera, V., Mandel, I., O'Shaughnessy, R., Pitkin, M., Price, L., Raymond, V., Röver, C., Singer, L., van der Sluys, M., Smith, R. J. E., Vecchio, A., Veitch, J. & Vitale, S.; Reconstructing the sky location of gravitational-wave detected compact binary systems: Methodology for testing and comparison; Physical Review D; 89(8):084060; 2014; arXiv:1312.6013.

Agathos, M., Del Pozzo, W., Li, T. G. F., Van Den Broeck, C., Veitch, J., & Vitale, S.; TIGER: A data analysis pipeline for testing the strong-field dynamics of general relativity with gravitational wave signals from coalescing compact binaries; Physical Review D; 89(8):082001; 2014; arXiv:1311.0420.

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Application of a Hough search for continuous gravitational waves on data from the fifth LIGO science run; Classical and Quantum Gravity; 31(8):085014; 2014; arXiv:1311.2409. [summary]

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); Gravitational waves from known pulsars: Results from the initial detector era; Astrophysical Journal; 785(2):119; 2014; arXiv:1309.4027. [summary]

Wang, M., Miao, H., Freise, A. & Chen, Y.; Sensitivity of intracavity filtering schemes for detecting gravitational waves; Physical Review D; 89(6):062009; 2014; arXiv:1310.3120. [summary]

Behunin, R. O., Dalvit, D. A. R., Decca, R. S. & Speake, C. C.; Limits on the accuracy of force sensing at short separations due to patch potentials; Physical Review D; 89(5):051301; 2014; arXiv:1304.4074.

Aasi, J. et al. (LIGO Scientific and Virgo Collaboration); First searches for optical counterparts to gravitational-wave candidate events; Astrophysical Journal Supplement; 211(1):7; 2014; arXiv:1310.2314. [summary]

Hanna, C., Mandel, I. & Vousden, W.; Utility of galaxy catalogs for following up gravitational waves from binary neutron star mergers with wide-field telescopes; Astrophysical Journal; 784(1):8; 2014; arXiv:1312.2077.

Grover, K., Fairhurst, S., Farr, B. F., Mandel, I., Rodriguez, C., Sidery, T. & Vecchio, A.; Comparison of gravitational wave detector network sky localization approximations; Physical Review D; 89(4):042004; 2014; arXiv:1310.7454.