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Dec 1, 2018
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GWTC-1: A Gravitational-Wave Transient Catalog of Compact Binary Mergers Observed by LIGO and Virgo during the First and Second Observing Runs O2 O1 CBC GW170729 GW170809 GW170818 GW170823 summary Submitted to PRX 1811.12907 P1800307
Dec 1, 2018
*Recent*
Binary Black Hole Population Properties Inferred from the First and Second Observing Runs of Advanced LIGO and Advanced Virgo O2 CBC summary Submitted to ApJ 1811.12940 P1800324
Nov 1, 2018
*Recent*
Tests of General Relativity with GW170817 O2 CBC GW170817 - Submitted to PRL 1811.00364 -
Oct 25, 2018
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Search for multi-messenger sources of gravitational waves and high-energy neutrinos with Advanced LIGO during its first observing run, ANTARES and IceCube O1 Burst Neutrinos - Accepted by ApJ 1810.10693 -
Oct 5, 2018 Search for gravitational waves from a long-lived remnant of the binary neutron star merger GW170817 O2 GW170817 summary Submitted to ApJ 1810.02581 P1800195
Oct 5, 2018 A Fermi Gamma-ray Burst Monitor search for electromagnetic signals coincident with gravitational-wave candidates in Advanced LIGO's first observing run O1 CBC GRBs - Accepted by ApJ 1810.02764 -
Aug 27, 2018 Constraining the p-mode--g-mode tidal instability with GW170817 O2 GW170817 - Submitted to PRL 1808.08676 -
Aug 14, 2018 Search for sub-solar mass ultracompact binaries in Advanced LIGO's first observing run O1 CBC summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 121, 231103 (2018) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.121.231103 1808.04771 P1800158
May 29, 2018 Properties of the binary neutron star marger GW170817 O2 CBC GW170817 - Accepted by PRX 1805.11579 P1800061
May 29, 2018 GW170817: Measurements of neutron star radii and the equation of state O2 CBC GW170817 summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 121, 161101 (2018) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.121.161101 1805.11581 P1800115
Feb 28, 2018 Search for Tensor, Vector, and Scalar Polarizations in the Stochastic Gravitational-Wave Background O1 Stochastic summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 201102 (2018) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.201102 1802.10194 -
Feb 14, 2018 Full Band All-sky Search for Periodic Gravitational Waves in the O1 LIGO Data O1 CW summary Phys. Rev. D 97, 102003 (2018) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.97.102003 1802.05241 -
Dec 4, 2017 Constraints on cosmic strings using data from the first Advanced LIGO Observing run O1 Burst Stochastic summary Phys. Rev. D 97, 102002 (2018) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.97.102002 1712.01168 -
Nov 18, 2017 All-sky search for long-duration gravitational wave transients in the first Advanced LIGO observing run O1 Burst summary Classical and Quantum Gravity 35, 065009 (2018) doi:10.1088/1361-6382/aaab76 1711.06843 -
Nov 15, 2017 GW170608: Observation of a 19-solar-mass binary black hole coalescence O2 CBC GW170608 summary Astrophys. J. Lett. 851, L35 (2017) doi:10.3847/2041-8213/aa9f0c 1711.05578 P170608
Oct 25, 2017 Search for Post-merger Gravitational Waves from the Remnant of the Binary Neutron Star Merger GW170817 O2 Burst GW170817 summary Astrophys. J. Lett. 851, L16 (2017) doi:10.3847/2041-8213/aa9a35 1710.09320 -
Oct 16, 2017 GW170817: Observation of gravitational waves from a binary neutron star inspiral O2 CBC GW170817 summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 161101 (2017) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.161101 1710.05832 P170817
Oct 16, 2017 Multi-Messenger Observations of a Binary Neutron Star Merger O2 CBC GW170817 summary Astrophys. J. Lett. 848, L12 (2017) doi:10.3847/2041-8213/aa91c9 1710.05833 P1700294
Oct 16, 2017 Gravitational Waves and Gamma-Rays from a Binary Neutron Star Merger: GW170817 and GRB 170817A O2 CBC GW170817 GRB170817A summary Astrophys. J. Lett. 848, L13 (2017) doi:10.3847/2041-8213/aa920c 1710.05834 P1700308
Oct 16, 2017 A gravitational-wave standard siren measurement of the Hubble constant O2 GW170817 Cosmology summary Nature 551, 85 (2017) doi:10.1038/nature24471 1710.05835 P1700296
Oct 16, 2017 Estimating the Contribution of Dynamical Ejecta in the Kilonova Associated with GW170817 O2 GW170817 summary Astrophys. J. Lett. 850, L39 (2017) doi:10.3847/2041-8213/aa9478 1710.05836 P1700309
Oct 16, 2017 GW170817: Implications for the Stochastic Gravitational-Wave Background from Compact Binary Coalescences O2 Stochastic GW170817 summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 091101 (2018) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.091101 1710.05837 P1700272
Oct 16, 2017 On the progenitor of binary neutron star merger GW170817 O2 GW170817 summary Astrophys. J. Lett. 850, L40 (2017) doi:10.3847/2041-8213/aa93fc 1710.05838 P1700264
Oct 16, 2017 Search for High-energy Neutrinos from Binary Neutron Star Merger GW170817 with ANTARES, IceCube, and the Pierre Auger Observatory O2 GW170817 Neutrinos - Astrophys. J. Lett. 850, L35 (2017) doi:10.3847/2041-8213/aa9aed 1710.05839 P1700344
Oct 6, 2017 First narrow-band search for continuous gravitational waves from known pulsars in advanced detector data O1 CW Crab Vela summary Phys. Rev. D 96, 122006 (2017) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.96.122006 1710.02327 -
Oct 5, 2017 Effects of Data Quality Vetoes on a Search for Compact Binary Coalescences in Advanced LIGO's First Observing Run O1 Detchar CBC GW150914 LVT151012 GW151226 - Classical and Quantum Gravity 35, 065010 (2018) doi:10.1088/1361-6382/aaaafa 1710.02185 -
Sep 27, 2017 First search for nontensorial gravitational waves from known pulsars O1 CW summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 031104 (2018) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.031104 1709.09203 -
Sep 27, 2017 GW170814: A Three-Detector Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Black Hole Coalescence O2 CBC GW170814 summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 141101 (2017) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.141101 1709.09660 P170814
Sep 8, 2017 Prospects for Observing and Localizing Gravitational-Wave Transients with Advanced LIGO, Advanced Virgo and KAGRA O1 O2 O3 O4 Detectors summary Living Reviews in Relativity 21, 3 (2018) doi:10.1007/s41114-018-0012-9 1304.0670 P1200087-V47
Jul 10, 2017 All-sky Search for Periodic Gravitational Waves in the O1 LIGO Data O1 CW summary Phys. Rev. D 96, 062002 (2017) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.96.062002 1707.02667 -
Jul 10, 2017 First low-frequency Einstein@Home all-sky search for continuous gravitational waves in Advanced LIGO data O1 CW summary Phys. Rev. D 96, 122004 (2017) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.96.122004 1707.02669 P1700127
Jun 9, 2017 Upper limits on gravitational waves from Scorpius X-1 from a model-based cross-correlation search in Advanced LIGO data O1 CW ScoX1 summary Astrophys. J. 847, 47 (2017) doi:10.3847/1538-4357/aa86f0 1706.03119 -
Jun 1, 2017 GW170104: Observation of a 50-solar-mass binary black hole coalescence at redshift 0.2 O2 CBC GW170104 summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 221101 (2017) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.221101 1706.01812 P170104
Apr 15, 2017 Search for intermediate mass black hole binaries in the first observing run of Advanced LIGO O1 CBC Burst summary Phys. Rev. D 96, 022001 (2017) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.96.022001 1704.04628 -
Apr 12, 2017 Search for gravitational waves from Scorpius X-1 in the first Advanced LIGO observing run with a hidden Markov model O1 CW ScoX1 summary Phys. Rev. D 95, 122003 (2017) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.95.122003 1704.03719 -
Mar 21, 2017 Search for high-energy neutrinos from gravitational wave event GW151226 and candidate LVT151012 with ANTARES and IceCube O1 GW151226 LVT1510102 Neutrinos - Phys. Rev. D 96, 022005 (2017) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.96.022005 1703.06298 -
Jan 26, 2017 First search for gravitational waves from known pulsars with Advanced LIGO O1 CW Crab summary Astrophys. J. 839, 12 (2017) doi:10.3847/1538-4357/aa677f 1701.07709 -
Dec 6, 2016 Upper Limits on the Stochastic Gravitational-Wave Background from Advanced LIGO's First Observing Run O1 Stochastic summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 121101 (2017) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.121101 1612.02029 -
Dec 6, 2016 Directional Limits on Persistent Gravitational Waves from Advanced LIGO's First Observing Run O1 Stochastic summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 121102 (2017) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.121102 1612.02030 -
Nov 24, 2016 Search for gravitational waves associated with gamma-ray bursts during the first Advanced LIGO Observing Run and implications for the origin of GRB 150906B O1 CBC Burst GRBs GRB150906B summary Astrophys. J. 841, 89 (2017) doi:10.3847/1538-4357/aa6c47 1611.07947 -
Nov 23, 2016 Effects of waveform model systematics on the interpretation of GW150914 O1 CBC GW150914 summary Classical and Quantum Gravity 34, 104002 (2017) doi:10.1088/1361-6382/aa6854 1611.07531 -
Nov 9, 2016 All-sky search for short gravitational-wave bursts in the first Advanced LIGO run O1 Burst - Phys. Rev. D 95, 042003 (2017) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.95.042003 1611.02972 -
Sep 11, 2016 Exploring the sensitivity of next generation gravitational wave detectors Detectors - Classical and Quantum Gravity 34, 044001 (2017) doi:10.1088/1361-6382/aa51f4 1607.08697 P1600143
Aug 5, 2016 The basic physics of the binary black hole merger GW150914 O1 CBC GW150914 - Annalen der Physik 529, 1600209 (2017) doi:10.1002/andp.201600209 1608.01940 P1600161
Jul 25, 2016 Upper limits on the rates of binary neutron star and neutron star - black hole mergers from Advanced LIGO's first observing run O1 CBC - Astrophys. J. Lett. 832, L21 (2016) doi:10.3847/2041-8205/832/2/L21 1607.07456 P1600171
Jul 8, 2016 Search for continuous gravitational waves from neutron stars in globular cluster NGC 6544 S6 CW NGC6544 summary Phys. Rev. D 95, 082005 (2017) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.95.082005 1607.02216 P1500225
Jun 30, 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 S6 CW summary Phys. Rev. D 94, 102002 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.94.102002 1606.09619 P1600156
Jun 15, 2016 GW151226: Observation of Gravitational Waves from a 22-Solar-Mass Binary Black Hole Coalescence O1 CBC GW151226 summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 241103 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.241103 1606.04855 P151226
Jun 15, 2016 Binary black hole mergers in the first Advanced LIGO observing run O1 CBC GW150914 LVT151012 GW151226 - Phys. Rev. X 6, 041015 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevX.6.041015 1606.04856 P1600088
Jun 3, 2016 Improved analysis of GW150914 using a fully spin-precessing waveform model O1 GW150914 CBC - Phys. Rev. X 6, 041014 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevX.6.041014 1606.01210 P1600048
Jun 3, 2016 Directly comparing GW150914 with numerical solutions of Einstein's equations for binary black hole coalescence O1 CBC GW150914 summary Phys. Rev. D 94, 064035 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.94.064035 1606.01262 P1500263
May 10, 2016 Comprehensive All-sky search for periodic gravitational waves in the sixth science run LIGO data S6 CW summary Phys. Rev. D 94, 042002 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.94.042002 1605.03233 -
May 5, 2016 Search for Transient Gravitational Waves in Coincidence with Short-Duration Radio Transients During 2007-2013 S5 S6 VSR1 VSR3 Burst summary Phys. Rev. D 93, 122008 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.93.122008 1605.01707 -
May 5, 2016 First targeted search for gravitational-wave bursts from core-collapse supernovae in data of first-generation laser interferometer detectors S5 S6 VSR1 VSR2 VSR3 VSR4 Burst summary Phys. Rev. D 94, 102001 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.94.102001 1605.01785 -
Feb 26, 2016 Localization and broadband follow-up of the gravitational-wave transient GW150914 O1 GW150914 - Astrophys. J. Lett. 826, L13 (2016) doi:10.3847/2041-8205/826/1/L13 1602.08492 P1500227
Feb 17, 2016 High-energy neutrino follow-up search of gravitational wave event GW150914 with ANTARES and IceCube O1 GW150914 Neutrinos summary Phys. Rev. D 93, 122010 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.93.122010 1602.05411 P1500271
Feb 11, 2016 Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Black Hole Merger O1 CBC Burst GW150914 summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 061102 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.061102 1602.03837 P150914
Feb 11, 2016 GW150914: The Advanced LIGO Detectors in the Era of First Discoveries O1 Detectors GW150914 summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 131103 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.131103 1602.03838 P1500237
Feb 11, 2016 GW150914: First results from the search for binary black hole coalescence with Advanced LIGO O1 CBC GW150914 summary Phys. Rev. D 93, 122003 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.93.122003 1602.03839 P1500269
Feb 11, 2016 Properties of the binary black hole merger GW150914 O1 CBC GW150914 summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 241102 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.241102 1602.03840 P1500218
Feb 11, 2016 Tests of general relativity with GW150914 O1 CBC GW150914 summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 221101 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.221101 1602.03841 P1500213
Feb 11, 2016 The rate of binary black hole mergers inferred from Advanced LIGO observations surrounding GW150914 O1 CBC GW150914 summary Astrophys. J. Lett. 833, L1 (2016) doi:10.3847/2041-8205/833/1/L1 1602.03842 P1500217
Feb 11, 2016 Observing gravitational-wave transient GW150914 with minimal assumptions O1 Burst GW150914 - Phys. Rev. D 93, 122004 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.93.122004 1602.03843 P1500229
Feb 11, 2016 Characterization of transient noise in Advanced LIGO relevant to gravitational wave signal GW150914 O1 Detchar GW150914 summary Classical and Quantum Gravity 33, 134001 (2016) doi:10.1088/0264-9381/33/13/134001 1602.03844 P1500238
Feb 11, 2016 Calibration of the Advanced LIGO detectors for the discovery of the binary black-hole merger GW150914 O1 Detchar GW150914 summary Phys. Rev. D 95, 062003 (2017) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.95.062003 1602.03845 P1500248
Feb 11, 2016 Astrophysical Implications of the Binary Black-Hole Merger GW150914 O1 GW150914 summary Astrophys. J. Lett. 818, L22 (2016) doi:10.3847/2041-8205/818/2/L22 1602.03846 P1500262
Feb 11, 2016 GW150914: Implications for the stochastic gravitational-wave background from binary black holes O1 GW150914 Stochastic summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 131102 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.131102 1602.03847 P1500222
Nov 16, 2015 All-sky search for long-duration gravitational wave transients with initial LIGO S5 S6 Burst summary Phys. Rev. D 93, 042005 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.93.042005 1511.04398 P1400138
Oct 13, 2015 Search of the Orion spur for continuous gravitational waves using a loosely coherent algorithm on data from LIGO interferometers S6 CW summary Phys. Rev. D 93, 042006 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.93.042006 1510.03474 P1500034
Oct 13, 2015 First low frequency all-sky search for continuous gravitational wave signals VSR2 VSR4 CW summary Phys. Rev. D 93, 042007 (2016) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.93.042007 1510.03621 P1500030
Dec 18, 2014 Searches for continuous gravitational waves from nine young supernova remnants S6 CW summary Astrophys. J. 813, 39 (2015) doi:10.1088/0004-637X/813/1/39 1412.5942 P1400182
Dec 1, 2014 Directed search for gravitational waves from Scorpius X-1 with initial LIGO data S5 CW ScoX1 summary Phys. Rev. D 91, 062008 (2015) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.91.062008 1412.0605 P1400094
Nov 17, 2014 Advanced LIGO Detectors - Classical and Quantum Gravity 32, 074001 (2015) doi:10.1088/0264-9381/32/7/074001 1411.4547 P1400177
Oct 30, 2014 Narrow-band search of continuous gravitational-wave signals from Crab and Vela pulsars in Virgo VSR4 data VSR4 CW Crab Vela summary Phys. Rev. D 91, 022004 (2015) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.91.022004 1410.8310 P1400045
Oct 28, 2014 Characterization of the LIGO detectors during their sixth science run S6 Detchar summary Classical and Quantum Gravity 32, 115012 (2015) doi:10.1088/0264-9381/32/11/115012 1410.7764 P1000142
Oct 24, 2014 Searching for stochastic gravitational waves using data from the two colocated LIGO Hanford detectors S5 Stochastic summary Phys. Rev. D 91, 022003 (2015) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.91.022003 1410.6211 P1000112
Jul 3, 2014 Multimessenger search for sources of gravitational waves and high-energy neutrinos: Initial results for LIGO-Virgo and IceCube S5 S6 VSR1 VSR2 VSR3 Burst Neutrinos summary Phys. Rev. D 90, 102002 (2014) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.90.102002 1407.1042 P1400046
Jun 17, 2014 Improved upper limits on the stochastic gravitational-wave background from 2009-2010 LIGO and Virgo data S6 VSR2 VSR3 Stochastic summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 231101 (2014) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.113.231101 1406.4556 P1300154
Jun 2, 2014 First all-sky search for continuous gravitational waves from unknown sources in binary systems S6 VSR2 VSR3 CW summary Phys. Rev. D 90, 062010 (2014) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.90.062010 1405.7904 P1300048
May 7, 2014 Methods and results of a search for gravitational waves associated with gamma-ray bursts using data from the GEO 600, LIGO, and Virgo detectors S5 S6 VSR1 VSR2 VSR3 VSR4 Burst GRBs summary Phys. Rev. D 89, 122004 (2014) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.89.122004 1405.1053 P1300086
Apr 8, 2014 Search for gravitational radiation from intermediate mass black hole binaries in data from the second LIGO-Virgo joint science run S6 VSR2 VSR3 Burst summary Phys. Rev. D 89, 122003 (2014) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.89.122003 1404.2199 P1300158
Mar 27, 2014 Search for gravitational waves associated with gamma-ray bursts detected by the Interplanetary Network S5 S6 CBC Burst GRBs summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 011102 (2014) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.113.011102 1403.6639 P1300226
Mar 20, 2014 Search for Gravitational Wave Ringdowns from Perturbed Intermediate Mass Black Holes in LIGO-Virgo Data from 2005-2010 S5 S6 VSR2 VSR3 CBC summary Phys. Rev. D 89, 102006 (2014) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.89.102006 1403.5306 P1300156
Feb 20, 2014 Implementation of an F-statistic all-sky search for continuous gravitational waves in Virgo VSR1 data VSR1 CW summary Classical and Quantum Gravity 31, 165014 (2014) doi:10.1088/0264-9381/31/16/165014 1402.4974 P1300133
Jan 5, 2014 The NINJA-2 project: Detecting and characterizing gravitational waveforms modelled using numerical binary black hole simulations CBC summary Classical and Quantum Gravity 31, 115004 (2014) doi:10.1088/0264-9381/31/11/115004 1401.0939 P1300199
Nov 12, 2013 Application of a Hough search for continuous gravitational waves on data from the fifth LIGO science run S5 CW summary Classical and Quantum Gravity 31, 085014 (2014) doi:10.1088/0264-9381/31/8/085014 1311.2409 P1300071
Oct 9, 2013 First Searches for Optical Counterparts to Gravitational-Wave Candidate Events S6 VSR2 VSR3 CBC Burst summary Astrophys. J. Supp. 211, 7 (2014) doi:10.1088/0067-0049/211/1/7 1310.2314 -
Oct 9, 2013 Constraints on cosmic strings from the LIGO-Virgo gravitational-wave detectors S5 S6 Burst summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 131101 (2014) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.112.131101 1310.2384 P1300093
Sep 24, 2013 Search for long-lived gravitational-wave transients coincident with long gamma-ray bursts S5 Stochastic GRBs summary Phys. Rev. D 88, 122004 (2013) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.88.122004 1309.6160 P1200093
Sep 24, 2013 Directed Search for Continuous Gravitational Waves from the Galactic Center S5 CW summary Phys. Rev. D 88, 102002 (2013) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.88.102002 1309.6221 P1300037
Sep 16, 2013 Gravitational waves from known pulsars: results from the initial detector era S6 VSR2 VSR4 CW summary Astrophys. J. 785, 119 (2014) doi:10.1088/0004-637X/785/2/119 1309.4027 P1200104
Jul 21, 2013 Enhanced sensitivity of the LIGO gravitational wave detector by using squeezed states of light Detectors summary Nature Photonics 7, 613 (2013) doi:10.1038/nphoton.2013.177 1310.0383 P1200041
Apr 5, 2013 Parameter Estimation for Compact Binary Coalescence Signals with the First Generation Gravitational-Wave Detector Network S6 VSR2 VSR3 CBC summary Phys. Rev. D 88, 062001 (2013) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.88.062001 1304.1775 P1200021
Apr 3, 2013 Prospects for Observing and Localizing Gravitational-Wave Transients with Advanced LIGO and Advanced Virgo O1 O2 O3 O4 Detectors summary Living Reviews in Relativity 19, 1 (2016) doi:10.1007/lrr-2016-1 1304.0670 P1200087-V32
Sep 28, 2012 Search for Gravitational Waves from Binary Black Hole Inspiral, Merger and Ringdown in LIGO-Virgo data from 2009-2010 S6 VSR2 VSR3 CBC summary Phys. Rev. D 87, 022002 (2013) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.87.022002 1209.6533 P1200024
Jul 31, 2012 Einstein@Home All-sky Search for Periodic Gravitational Waves in LIGO S5 Data S5 CW summary Phys. Rev. D 87, 042001 (2013) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.87.042001 1207.7176 P1200026
May 14, 2012 A First Search for Coincident Gravitational Waves and High Energy Neutrinos Using LIGO, Virgo and ANTARES Data from 2007 S5 VSR1 Burst Neutrinos summary J. of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, volume 2013, issue 6, 008 (2013) doi:10.1088/1475-7516/2013/06/008 1205.3018 P1200006
May 10, 2012 Search for Gravitational Waves Associated with Gamma-ray Bursts During LIGO Science Run 6 and Virgo Science Runs 2 and 3 S6 VSR2 VSR3 CBC Burst GRBs summary Astrophys. J. 760, 12 (2012) doi:10.1088/0004-637X/760/1/12 1205.2216 P1000121
May 5, 2012 Swift Follow-up Observations of Candidate Gravitational-Wave Transient Events S6 VSR2 VSR3 summary Astrophys. J. Supp. 203, 28 (2012) doi:10.1088/0067-0049/203/2/28 1205.1124 P1100038
Mar 26, 2012 The Characterization of Virgo Data and its Impact on Gravitational-Wave Searches VSR2 VSR3 Detchar summary Classical and Quantum Gravity 29, 155002 (2012) doi:10.1088/0264-9381/29/15/155002 1203.5613 P1200005
Mar 12, 2012 Sensitivity Achieved by the LIGO and Virgo Gravitational Wave Detectors during LIGO's Sixth and Virgo's Second and Third Science Runs S6 VSR2 VSR3 Detectors summary - 1203.2674 T1100338
Feb 13, 2012 All-sky Search for Gravitational-Wave Bursts in the Second Joint LIGO-Virgo Run S6 VSR2 VSR3 Burst summary Phys. Rev. D 85, 122007 (2012) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.85.122007 1202.2788 P1100118
Jan 28, 2012 Search for Gravitational Waves from Intermediate Mass Binary Black Holes S5 VSR1 Burst summary Phys. Rev. D 85, 102004 (2012) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.85.102004 1201.5999 P1100068
Jan 21, 2012 Implications for the origin of GRB 051103 from LIGO observations S5 CBC Burst GRB051103 summary Astrophys. J. 755, 2 (2012) doi:10.1088/0004-637X/755/1/2 1201.4413 P1000097
Dec 27, 2011 First Low-Latency LIGO+Virgo Search for Binary Inspirals and Their Electromagnetic Counterparts S6 VSR2 VSR3 CBC summary Astronomy & Astrophysics 541, A155 (2012) doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201218860 1112.6005 P1100065
Dec 21, 2011 Upper limits on a stochastic gravitational wave background using LIGO and Virgo interferometers at 600-1000 Hz S5 VSR1 Stochastic summary Phys. Rev. D 85, 122001 (2012) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.85.122001 1112.5004 P1000128
Nov 30, 2011 Search for Gravitational Waves from Low Mass Compact Binary Coalescence in LIGO's Sixth Science Run and Virgo's Science Runs 2 and 3 S6 VSR2 VSR3 CBC summary Phys. Rev. D 85, 082002 (2012) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.85.082002 1111.7314 P1100034
Oct 2, 2011 All-sky Search for Periodic Gravitational Waves in the Full S5 LIGO Data S5 CW - Phys. Rev. D 85, 022001 (2012) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.85.022001 1110.0208 P1100029
Sep 15, 2011 Implementation and testing of the first prompt search for gravitational wave transients with electromagnetic counterparts S6 VSR2 VSR3 Burst CBC summary Astronomy & Astrophysics 539, A124 (2012) doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201118219 1109.3498 -
Sep 11, 2011 A gravitational wave observatory operating beyond the quantum shot-noise limit Detectors - Nature Physics 7, 962 (2011) doi:10.1038/nphys2083 1109.2295 -
Sep 9, 2011 Directional limits on persistent gravitational waves using LIGO S5 science data S5 Stochastic summary Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 271102 (2011) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.107.271102 1109.1809 P1000031
Apr 14, 2011 Beating the spin-down limit on gravitational wave emission from the Vela pulsar VSR2 CW Vela - Astrophys. J. 737, 93 (2011) doi:10.1088/0004-637X/737/2/93 1104.2712 -
Feb 18, 2011 Search for Gravitational Waves from Binary Black Hole Inspiral, Merger and Ringdown S5 VSR1 CBC - Phys. Rev. D 83, 122005 (2011) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.83.122005 1102.3781 -
Nov 17, 2010 Search for Gravitational Wave Bursts from Six Magnetars S5 VSR1 Burst - Astrophys. J. Lett. 734, L35 (2011) doi:10.1088/2041-8205/734/2/L35 1011.4079 -
Nov 5, 2010 Search for Gravitational Waves Associated with the August 2006 Timing Glitch of the Vela Pulsar S5 Burst Vela - Phys. Rev. D 83, 042001 (2011) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.83.042001 1011.1357 -
Jul 22, 2010 Calibration of the LIGO Gravitational Wave Detectors in the Fifth Science Run S5 Detchar - Nucl. Inst. and Methods in Phys. Res. Sect. A 624, 223 (2010) doi:10.1016/j.nima.2010.07.089 1007.3973 P0900120
Jun 13, 2010 First Search for Gravitational Waves from the Youngest Known Neutron Star S5 CW CasA - Astrophys. J. 722, 1504 (2010) doi:10.1088/0004-637X/722/2/1504 1006.2535 -
May 25, 2010 Search for Gravitational Waves from Compact Binary Coalescence in LIGO and Virgo Data from S5 and VSR1 S5 VSR1 CBC - Phys. Rev. D 82, 102001 (2010) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.82.102001 1005.4655 -
Mar 12, 2010 Predictions for the Rates of Compact Binary Coalescences Observable by Ground-based Gravitational-wave Detectors CBC - Classical and Quantum Gravity 27, 173001 (2010) doi:10.1088/0264-9381/27/17/173001 1003.2480 -
Mar 12, 2010 Sensitivity to Gravitational Waves from Compact Binary Coalescences Achieved during LIGO's Fifth and Virgo's First Science Run S5 VSR1 Detectors - - 1003.2481 T0900499
Feb 4, 2010 All-sky Search for Gravitational-Wave Bursts in the First Joint LIGO-GEO-Virgo Run S5 VSR1 Burst - Phys. Rev. D 81, 102001 (2010) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.81.102001 1002.1036 -
Jan 4, 2010 Search for gravitational-wave inspiral signals associated with short Gamma-Ray Bursts during LIGO's fifth and Virgo's first science run S5 VSR1 CBC GRBs - Astrophys. J. 715, 1453-61 (2010) doi:10.1088/0004-637X/715/2/1453 1001.0165 -
Sep 19, 2009 Searches for Gravitational Waves from Known Pulsars with Science Run 5 LIGO Data S5 CW - Astrophys. J. 713, 671 (2010) doi:10.1088/0004-637X/713/1/671 0909.3583 P080112
Aug 26, 2009 Search for Gravitational-Wave Bursts Associated with Gamma-Ray Bursts Using data from LIGO Science Run 5 and Virgo Science Run 1 S5 VSR1 Burst GRBs - Astrophys. J. 715, 1438-52 (2010) doi:10.1088/0004-637X/715/2/1438 0908.3824 P0900023
Aug 20, 2009 An Upper Limit on the Stochastic Gravitational-Wave Background of Cosmological Origin S5 Stochastic - Nature 460, 990 (2009) doi:10.1038/nature08278 0910.5772 P080099
Jul 16, 2009 Observation of a kilogram-scale oscillator near its quantum ground state Detectors - New J. Phys. 11, 073032 (2009) doi:10.1088/1367-2630/11/7/073032 - -
May 22, 2009 Search for Gravitational Waves from Low Mass Binary Coalescence in 186 Days of LIGO's Fifth Science Run S5 CBC - Phys. Rev. D 80, 047101 (2009) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.80.047101 0905.3710 -
May 11, 2009 Search for Gravitational Wave Ringdowns from Perturbed Black Holes in LIGO S4 Data S4 CBC - Phys. Rev. D 80, 062001 (2009) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.80.062001 0905.1654 P080093
May 11, 2009 Einstein@Home search for periodic gravitational waves in early S5 LIGO data S5 CW - Phys. Rev. D 80, 042003 (2009) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.80.042003 0905.1705 -
May 1, 2009 Stacked Search for Gravitational Waves from the 2006 SGR 1900+14 Storm S5 Burst - Astrophys. J. Lett. 701, L68-L74 (2009) doi:10.1088/0004-637X/701/2/L68 0905.0005 -
May 1, 2009 Search for Gravitational-Wave Bursts in the First Year of the Fifth LIGO Science Run S5 Burst - Phys. Rev. D 80, 102001 (2009) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.80.102001 0905.0020 -
Apr 30, 2009 Search for High Frequency Gravitational Wave Bursts in the First Calendar Year of LIGO's Fifth Science Run S5 Burst - Phys. Rev. D 80, 102002 (2009) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.80.102002 0904.4910 -
Apr 29, 2009 First LIGO Search for Gravitational Wave Bursts from Cosmic (Super)Strings S4 Burst - Phys. Rev. D 80, 062002 (2009) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.80.062002 0904.4718 -
Jan 5, 2009 Search for Gravitational Waves from Low Mass Binary Coalescences in the First Year of LIGO's S5 Data S5 CBC - Phys. Rev. D 79, 122001 (2009) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.79.122001 0901.0302 P080095
Oct 2, 2008 All-sky LIGO Search for Periodic Gravitational Waves in the Early S5 Data S5 CW - Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 111102 (2009) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.102.111102 0810.0283 P080024
Aug 14, 2008 Search for Gravitational Wave Bursts from Soft Gamma Repeaters S5 Burst - Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 211102 (2008) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.101.211102 0808.2050 P070105
Jul 17, 2008 First Joint Search for Gravitational-Wave Bursts in LIGO and GEO 600 Data S4 Burst - Classical and Quantum Gravity 25, 245008 (2008) doi:10.1088/0264-9381/25/24/245008 0807.2834 P080008
May 30, 2008 Beating the Spin-Down Limit on Gravitational Wave Emission from the Crab Pulsar S5 CW - Astrophys. J. Lett. 683, L45 (2008) doi:10.1086/591526 0805.4758 P070118
Apr 10, 2008 Einstein@Home Search for Periodic Gravitational Waves in LIGO S4 Data S4 CW - Phys. Rev. D 79, 022001 (2009) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.79.022001 0804.1747 P080021
Dec 12, 2007 Search of S3 LIGO Data for Gravitational Wave Signals from Spinning Black Hole and Neutron Star Binary Inspirals S3 CBC - Phys. Rev. D 78, 042002 (2008) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.78.042002 0712.2050 P070102
Nov 19, 2007 LIGO: The Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory S5 Detectors - Reports on Progress in Physics 72, 076901 (2009) doi:10.1088/0034-4885/72/7/076901 0711.3041 P070082
Nov 8, 2007 Implications for the Origin of GRB 070201 from LIGO Observations S5 CBC Burst GRB070201 - Astrophys. J. 681, 1419 (2008) doi:10.1086/587954 0711.1163 P070081
Oct 2, 2007 A Joint Search for Gravitational Wave Bursts with AURIGA and LIGO S3 Burst - Classical and Quantum Gravity 25, 095004 (2008) doi:10.1088/0264-9381/25/9/095004 0710.0497 P070086
Sep 6, 2007 Search for Gravitational Waves Associated with 39 Gamma-Ray Bursts Using data from the Second, Third, and Fourth LIGO Runs S2 S3 S4 Burst GRBs - Phys. Rev. D 77, 062004 (2008) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.77.062004 0709.0766 -
Aug 28, 2007 All-sky Search for Periodic Gravitational Waves in LIGO S4 Data S4 CW - Phys. Rev. D 77, 022001 (2008) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.77.022001 0708.3818 -
Apr 26, 2007 Search for gravitational waves from binary inspirals in S3 and S4 LIGO data S3 S4 CBC - Phys. Rev. D 77, 062002 (2008) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.77.062002 0704.3368 -
Apr 9, 2007 Search for gravitational-wave bursts in LIGO data from the fourth science run S4 Burst - Classical and Quantum Gravity 24, 5343-5369 (2007) doi:10.1088/0264-9381/24/22/002 0704.0943 -
Mar 15, 2007 Search for gravitational wave radiation associated with the pulsating tail of the SGR 1806-20 hyperflare of December 27, 2004 using LIGO S4 Burst - Phys. Rev. D 76, 062003 (2007) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.76.062003 astro-ph/0703419 -
Mar 12, 2007 First Cross-Correlation Analysis of Interferometric and Resonant-Bar Gravitational-Wave Data for Stochastic Backgrounds S4 Stochastic - Phys. Rev. D 76, 022001 (2007) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.76.022001 gr-qc/0703068 -
Mar 9, 2007 Upper limit map of a background of gravitational waves S4 Stochastic - Phys. Rev. D 76, 082003 (2007) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.76.082003 astro-ph/0703234 -
Feb 7, 2007 Upper Limits on Gravitational Wave Emission from 78 Radio Pulsars S3 S4 CW - Phys. Rev. D 76, 042001 (2007) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.76.042001 gr-qc/0702039 -
Aug 28, 2006 Searching for a Stochastic Background of Gravitational Waves with the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory S4 Stochastic - Astrophys. J. 659, 918 (2007) doi:10.1086/511329 astro-ph/0608606 -
May 4, 2006 Searches for periodic gravitational waves from unknown isolated sources and Scorpius X-1: Results from the second LIGO science run S2 CW - Phys. Rev. D 76, 082001 (2007) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.76.082001 gr-qc/0605028 -
Dec 13, 2005 Search for gravitational wave bursts in LIGO's third science run S3 Burst - Classical and Quantum Gravity 23, S29-S39 (2006) doi:10.1088/0264-9381/23/8/S05 gr-qc/0511146 -
Dec 13, 2005 Joint LIGO and TAMA300 search for gravitational waves from inspiralling neutron star binaries S2 CBC - Phys. Rev. D 73, 102002 (2006) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.73.102002 gr-qc/0512078 -
Sept 30, 2005 Search for gravitational waves from binary black hole inspirals in LIGO data S2 CBC - Phys. Rev. D 73, 062001 (2006) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.73.062001 gr-qc/0509129 -
Aug 16, 2005 First all-sky upper limits from LIGO on the strength of periodic gravitational waves using the Hough transform S2 CW - Phys. Rev. D 72, 102004 (2005) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.72.102004 gr-qc/0508065 -
Jul 19, 2005 Upper Limits from the LIGO and TAMA Detectors on the Rate of Gravitational-Wave Bursts S2 Burst - Phys. Rev. D 72, 122004 (2005) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.72.122004 gr-qc/0507081 -
Jul 11, 2005 Upper Limits on a Stochastic Background of Gravitational Waves S3 Stochastic - Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 221101 (2005) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.95.221101 astro-ph/0507254 -
May 10, 2005 Search for gravitational waves from primordial black hole binary coalescences in the galactic halo S2 CBC - Phys. Rev. D 72, 082002 (2005) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.72.082002 gr-qc/0505042 -
May 10, 2005 Search for gravitational waves from galactic and extra-galactic binary neutron stars S2 CBC - Phys. Rev. D 72, 082001 (2005) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.72.082001 gr-qc/0505041 -
May 6, 2005 Upper Limits on Gravitational Wave Bursts in LIGO's Second Science Run S2 Burst - Phys. Rev. D 72, 062001 (2005) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.72.062001 gr-qc/0505029 -
Jan 24, 2005 Search for Gravitational Waves Associated with the Gamma Ray Burst GRB030329 Using the LIGO Detectors S2 Burst GRB030329 - Phys. Rev. D 72, 042002 (2005) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.72.042002 gr-qc/0501068 -
Oct 1, 2004 Limits on gravitational wave emission from selected pulsars using LIGO data S2 CW - Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 181103 (2005) doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.94.181103 gr-qc/0410007 -
Mar 30, 2004 First upper limits from LIGO on gravitational wave bursts S1 Burst - Phys. Rev. D 69, 102001 (2004) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.69.102001 gr-qc/0312056 -
Dec 19, 2003 Analysis of First LIGO Science Data for Stochastic Gravitational Waves S1 Stochastic - Phys. Rev. D 69, 122004 (2004) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.69.122004 gr-qc/0312088 -
Aug 23, 2003 Analysis of LIGO data for gravitational waves from binary neutron stars S1 CBC - Phys. Rev. D 69, 122001 (2004) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.69.122001 gr-qc/0308069 -
Aug 15, 2003 Detector Description and Performance for the First Coincidence Observations between LIGO and GEO S1 Detectors - Nucl. Instrum. Methods A 517, 154-179 (2004) doi:10.1016/j.nima.2003.11.124 gr-qc/0308043 -
Aug 14, 2003 Setting upper limits on the strength of periodic gravitational waves using the first science data from the GEO600 and LIGO detectors S1 CW - Phys. Rev. D 69, 082004 (2004) doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.69.082004 gr-qc/0308050 -