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Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Black Hole Merger

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2018

1. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
GW170817: Implications for the Stochastic Gravitational-Wave Background from Compact Binary Coalescences.
Phys.Rev.Lett 120 (2018) 091101. arXiv: 1710.05837.

2. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Effects of data quality vetoes on a search for compact binary coalescences in Advanced LIGO{̊squo}s first observing run.
Class.Quant.Grav. 35 (2018) 065010. arXiv: 1710.02185.

3. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
All-sky search for long-duration gravitational wave transients in the first Advanced LIGO observing run.
Class.Quant.Grav. 35 (2018) 065009. arXiv: 1711.06843.

4. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
First Search for Nontensorial Gravitational Waves from Known Pulsars.
Phys.Rev.Lett 120 (2018) 031104. arXiv: 1709.09203.

2017

1. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
GW170608: Observation of a 19 Solar-mass Binary Black Hole Coalescence.
Astrophys.J.Lett. 851 (2017) L35. arXiv: 1711.05578.

2. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
On the Progenitor of Binary Neutron Star Merger GW170817.
Astrophys.J.Lett. 850 (2017) L40. arXiv: 1710.05838.

3. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
First low-frequency Einstein@Home all-sky search for continuous gravitational waves in Advanced LIGO data.
Phys.Rev.D 96 (2017) 122004. arXiv: 1707.02669.

4. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Estimating the Contribution of Dynamical Ejecta in the Kilonova Associated with GW170817.
Astrophys.J.Lett. 850 (2017) L39. arXiv: 1710.05836.

5. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Search for Post-merger Gravitational Waves from the Remnant of the Binary Neutron Star Merger GW170817.
Astrophys.J.Lett. 851 (2017) L16. arXiv: 1710.09320.

6. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
First narrow-band search for continuous gravitational waves from known pulsars in advanced detector data.
Phys.Rev.D 96 (2017) 122006. arXiv: 1710.02327.

7. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
A gravitational-wave standard siren measurement of the Hubble constant.
Nature 551 (2017) 85. arXiv: 1710.05835.

8. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
GW170817: Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Neutron Star Inspiral.
Phys.Rev.Lett 119 (2017) 161101. arXiv: 1710.05832.

9. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Multi-messenger Observations of a Binary Neutron Star Merger.
Astrophys.J.Lett. 848 (2017) L12. arXiv: 1710.05833.

10. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
GW170814: A Three-Detector Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Black Hole Coalescence.
Phys.Rev.Lett 119 (2017) 141101. arXiv: 1709.09660.

11. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
All-sky search for periodic gravitational waves in the O1 LIGO data.
Phys.Rev.D 96 (2017) 062002. arXiv: 1707.02667.

12. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Upper Limits on Gravitational Waves from Scorpius X-1 from a Model-based Cross-correlation Search in Advanced LIGO Data.
Astrophys.J. 847 (2017) 47. arXiv: 1706.03119.

13. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific 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.
Astrophys.J. 841 (2017) 89. arXiv: 1611.07947.

14. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
GW170104: Observation of a 50-Solar-Mass Binary Black Hole Coalescence at Redshift 0.2.
Phys.Rev.Lett 118 (2017) 221101. arXiv: 1706.01812.

15. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Effects of waveform model systematics on the interpretation of GW150914.
Class.Quant.Grav. 34 (2017) 104002. arXiv: 1611.07531.

16. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
First Search for Gravitational Waves from Known Pulsars with Advanced LIGO.
Astrophys.J. 839 (2017) 12. arXiv: 1701.07709.

17. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Search for continuous gravitational waves from neutron stars in globular cluster NGC 6544.
Phys.Rev.D 95 (2017) 082005. arXiv: 1607.02216.

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

19. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Upper Limits on the Stochastic Gravitational-Wave Background from Advanced LIGO's First Observing Run.
Phys.Rev.Lett 118 (2017) 121101. arXiv: 1612.02029.

20. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Directional Limits on Persistent Gravitational Waves from Advanced LIGO's First Observing Run.
Phys.Rev.Lett 118 (2017) 121102. arXiv: 1612.02030.

21. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Exploring the sensitivity of next generation gravitational wave detectors.
Class.Quant.Grav. 34 (2017) 044001. arXiv: 1607.08697.

22. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
All-sky search for short gravitational-wave bursts in the first Advanced LIGO run.
Phys.Rev.D 95 (2017) 042003. arXiv: 1611.02972.

23. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
The basic physics of the binary black hole merger GW150914.
Annalen der Physik 529 (2017) 1600209. arXiv: 1608.01940.

2016

1. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Upper Limits on the Rates of Binary Neutron Star and Neutron Star-Black Hole Mergers from Advanced LIGO{̊squo}s First Observing Run.
Astrophys.J.Lett. 832 (2016) L21. arXiv: 1607.07456.

2. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Supplement: {\ldquo}The Rate of Binary Black Hole Mergers Inferred from Advanced LIGO Observations Surrounding GW150914{̊dquo} (2016, ApJL, 833, L1).
Astrophys.J.Suppl. 227 (2016) 14. arXiv: 1606.03939.

3. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
The Rate of Binary Black Hole Mergers Inferred from Advanced LIGO Observations Surrounding GW150914.
Astrophys.J.Lett. 833 (2016) L1. arXiv: 1602.03842.

4. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific 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.
Phys.Rev.D 94 (2016) 102002. arXiv: 1606.09619.

5. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
First targeted search for gravitational-wave bursts from core-collapse supernovae in data of first-generation laser interferometer detectors.
Phys.Rev.D 94 (2016) 102001. arXiv: 1605.01785.

6. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Improved Analysis of GW150914 Using a Fully Spin-Precessing Waveform Model.
Phys.Rev.X 6 (2016) 041014. arXiv: 1606.01210.

7. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Binary Black Hole Mergers in the First Advanced LIGO Observing Run.
Phys.Rev.X 6 (2016) 041015. arXiv: 1606.04856.

8. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Directly comparing GW150914 with numerical solutions of Einstein's equations for binary black hole coalescence.
Phys.Rev.D 94 (2016) 064035. arXiv: 1606.01262.

9. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Comprehensive all-sky search for periodic gravitational waves in the sixth science run LIGO data.
Phys.Rev.D 94 (2016) 042002. arXiv: 1605.03233.

10. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Localization and Broadband Follow-up of the Gravitational-wave Transient GW150914.
Astrophys.J.Lett. 826 (2016) L13. arXiv: 1602.08492.

11. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Supplement: {\ldquo}Localization and Broadband Follow-up of the Gravitational-wave Transient GW150914{̊dquo} (2016, ApJL, 826, L13).
Astrophys.J.Suppl. 225 (2016) 8. arXiv: 1604.07864.

12. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Characterization of transient noise in Advanced LIGO relevant to gravitational wave signal GW150914.
Class.Quant.Grav. 33 (2016) 134001. arXiv: 1602.03844.

13. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Observing gravitational-wave transient GW150914 with minimal assumptions.
Phys.Rev.D 93 (2016) 122004. arXiv: 1602.03843.

14. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Properties of the Binary Black Hole Merger GW150914.
Phys.Rev.Lett 116 (2016) 241102. arXiv: 1602.03840.

15. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
GW150914: First results from the search for binary black hole coalescence with Advanced LIGO.
Phys.Rev.D 93 (2016) 122003. arXiv: 1602.03839.

16. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Tests of General Relativity with GW150914.
Phys.Rev.Lett 116 (2016) 221101. arXiv: 1602.03841.

17. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Search for transient gravitational waves in coincidence with short-duration radio transients during 2007-2013.
Phys.Rev.D 93 (2016) 122008. arXiv: 1605.01707.

18. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
GW151226: Observation of Gravitational Waves from a 22-Solar-Mass Binary Black Hole Coalescence.
Phys.Rev.Lett 116 (2016) 241103. arXiv: 1606.04855.

19. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
GW150914: Implications for the Stochastic Gravitational-Wave Background from Binary Black Holes.
Phys.Rev.Lett 116 (2016) 131102. arXiv: 1602.03847.

20. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
GW150914: The Advanced LIGO Detectors in the Era of First Discoveries.
Phys.Rev.Lett 116 (2016) 131103. arXiv: 1602.03838.

21. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Astrophysical Implications of the Binary Black-hole Merger GW150914.
Astrophys.J.Lett. 818 (2016) L22. arXiv: 1602.03846.

22. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Prospects for Observing and Localizing Gravitational-Wave Transients with Advanced LIGO and Advanced Virgo.
Living Reviews in Relativity 19 (2016) 1. arXiv: 1304.0670.

23. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
All-sky search for long-duration gravitational wave transients with initial LIGO.
Phys.Rev.D 93 (2016) 042005. arXiv: 1511.04398.

24. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Black Hole Merger.
Phys.Rev.Lett 116 (2016) 061102. arXiv: 1602.03837.

2015

2014

2013

2012

1. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Search for Gravitational Waves Associated with Gamma-Ray Bursts during LIGO Science Run 6 and Virgo Science Runs 2 and 3.
Astrophys.J. 760 (2012) 12. arXiv: 1205.2216.

2. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Implications for the Origin of GRB 051103 from LIGO Observations.
Astrophys.J. 755 (2012) 2. arXiv: 1201.4413.

3. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
All-sky search for gravitational-wave bursts in the second joint LIGO-Virgo run.
Phys.Rev.D 85 (2012) 122007. arXiv: 1202.2788.

4. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Upper limits on a stochastic gravitational-wave background using LIGO and Virgo interferometers at 600-1000 Hz.
Phys.Rev.D 85 (2012) 122001. arXiv: 1112.5004.

5. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
First low-latency LIGO+Virgo search for binary inspirals and their electromagnetic counterparts.
Astron.\&Astropys. 541 (2012) A155. arXiv: 1112.6005.

6. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Search for gravitational waves from intermediate mass binary black holes.
Phys.Rev.D 85 (2012) 102004. arXiv: 1201.5999.

7. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Search for gravitational waves from low mass compact binary coalescence in LIGO's sixth science run and Virgo's science runs 2 and 3.
Phys.Rev.D 85 (2012) 082002. arXiv: 1111.7314.

8. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Publisher's Note: Search for gravitational waves from compact binary coalescence in LIGO and Virgo data from S5 and VSR1 [Phys. Rev. D 82, 102001 (2010)].
Phys.Rev.D 85 (2012) 089903.

9. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Publisher's Note: Search for gravitational waves from binary black hole inspiral, merger, and ringdown [Phys. Rev. D 83, 122005 (2011)].
Phys.Rev.D 85 (2012) 089904.

10. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Publisher's Note: All-sky search for gravitational-wave bursts in the first joint LIGO-GEO-Virgo run [Phys. Rev. D 81, 102001 (2010)].
Phys.Rev.D 85 (2012) 089905.

11. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Publisher's Note: Search for gravitational waves associated with the August 2006 timing glitch of the Vela pulsar [Phys. Rev. D 83, 042001 (2011)].
Phys.Rev.D 85 (2012) 089902.

12. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
All-sky search for periodic gravitational waves in the full S5 LIGO data.
Phys.Rev.D 85 (2012) 022001. arXiv: 1110.0208.

2011

1. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Directional Limits on Persistent Gravitational Waves Using LIGO S5 Science Data.
Phys.Rev.Lett 107 (2011) 271102. arXiv: 1109.1809.

2. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Beating the Spin-down Limit on Gravitational Wave Emission from the Vela Pulsar.
Astrophys.J. 737 (2011) 93. arXiv: 1104.2712.

3. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Search for gravitational waves from binary black hole inspiral, merger, and ringdown.
Phys.Rev.D 83 (2011) 122005. arXiv: 1102.3781.

4. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Search for Gravitational Wave Bursts from Six Magnetars.
Astrophys.J.Lett. 734 (2011) L35. arXiv: 1011.4079.

5. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Publisher's Note: Search for gravitational waves associated with the August 2006 timing glitch of the Vela pulsar [Phys. Rev. D 83, 042001 (2011)].
Phys.Rev.D 83 (2011) 069902.

6. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Search for gravitational waves associated with the August 2006 timing glitch of the Vela pulsar.
Phys.Rev.D 83 (2011) 042001. arXiv: 1011.1357.

2010

1. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Calibration of the LIGO gravitational wave detectors in the fifth science run.
Nucl.Instr.Meth.Phys.Res.A 624 (2010) 223. arXiv: 1007.3973.

2. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Search for gravitational waves from compact binary coalescence in LIGO and Virgo data from S5 and VSR1.
Phys.Rev.D 82 (2010) 102001. arXiv: 1005.4655.

3. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
First Search for Gravitational Waves from the Youngest Known Neutron Star.
Astrophys.J. 722 (2010) 1504. arXiv: 1006.2535.

4. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
TOPICAL REVIEW: Predictions for the rates of compact binary coalescences observable by ground-based gravitational-wave detectors.
Class.Quant.Grav. 27 (2010) 173001. arXiv: 1003.2480.

5. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Search For Gravitational-wave Bursts Associated with Gamma-ray Bursts using Data from LIGO Science Run 5 and Virgo Science Run 1.
Astrophys.J. 715 (2010) 1438. arXiv: 0908.3824.

6. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Search for Gravitational-wave Inspiral Signals Associated with Short Gamma-ray Bursts During LIGO's Fifth and Virgo's First Science Run.
Astrophys.J. 715 (2010) 1453. arXiv: 1001.0165.

7. Abadie, J. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
All-sky search for gravitational-wave bursts in the first joint LIGO-GEO-Virgo run.
Phys.Rev.D 81 (2010) 102001. arXiv: 1002.1036.

8. Abbott, B.P. et al. [LIGO Scientific Collaboration].
Searches for Gravitational Waves from Known Pulsars with Science Run 5 LIGO Data.
Astrophys.J. 713 (2010) 671. arXiv: 0909.3583.

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