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Thursday, October 10th, 2013

arXiv:1310.2314

by Aasi, J. and Abadie, J. and Abbott, B. P. and Abbott, R. and Abbott, T. and Abernathy, M. R. and Accadia, T. and Acernese, F. and Adams, C. and Adams, T. and Adhikari, R. X. and Affeldt, C. and Agathos, M. and Aggarwal, N. and Aguiar, O. D. and Ajith, P. and Allen, B. and Allocca, A. and Ceron, E. Amador and Amariutei, D. and Anderson, R. A. and Anderson, S. B. and Anderson, W. G. and Arai, K. and Araya, M. C. and Arceneaux, C. and Areeda, J. and Ast, S. and Aston, S. M. and Astone, P. and Aufmuth, P. and Aulbert, C. and Austin, L. and Aylott, B. E. and Babak, S. and Baker, P. T. and Ballardin, G. and Ballmer, S. W. and Barayoga, J. C. and Barker, D. and Barnum, S. H. and Barone, F. and Barr, B. and Barsotti, L. and Barsuglia, M. and Barton, M. A. and Bartos, I. and Bassiri, R. and Basti, A. and Batch, J. and Bauchrowitz, J. and Bauer, Th. S. and Bebronne, M. and Behnke, B. and Bejger, M. and Beker, M. G. and Bell, A. S. and Bell, C. and Belopolski, I. and Bergmann, G. and Berliner, J. M. and Bertolini, A. and Bessis, D. and Betzwieser, J. and Beyersdorf, P. T. and Bhadbhade, T. and Bilenko, I. A. and Billingsley, G. and Birch, J. and Bitossi, M. and Bizouard, M. A. and Black, E. and Blackburn, J. K. and Blackburn, L. and Blair, D. and Blom, M. and Bock, O. and Bodiya, T. P. and Boer, M. and Bogan, C. and Bond, C. and Bondu, F. and Bonelli, L. and Bonnand, R. and Bork, R. and Born, M. and Bose, S. and Bosi, L. and Bowers, J. and Bradaschia, C. and Brady, P. R. and Braginsky, V. B. and Branchesi, M. and Brannen, C. A. and Brau, J. E. and Breyer, J. and Briant, T. and Bridges, D. O. and Brillet, A. and Brinkmann, M. and Brisson, V. and Britzger, M. and Brooks, A. F. and Brown, D. A. and Brown, D. D. and Brückner, F. and Bulik, T. and Bulten, H. J. and Buonanno, A. and Buskulic, D. and Buy, C. and Byer, R. L. and Cadonati, L. and Cagnoli, G. and Bustillo, J. Calderón and Calloni, E. and Camp, J. B. and Campsie, P. and Cannon, K. C. and Canuel, B. and Cao, J. and Capano, C. D. and Carbognani, F. and Carbone, L. and Caride, S. and Castiglia, A. and Caudill, S. and Cavaglià, M. and Cavalier, F. and Cavalieri, R. and Cella, G. and Cepeda, C. and Cesarini, E. and Chakraborty, R. and Chalermsongsak, T. and Chao, S. and Charlton, P. and Chassande-Mottin, E. and Chen, X. and Chen, Y. and Chincarini, A. and Chiummo, A. and Cho, H. S. and Chow, J. and Christensen, N. and Chu, Q. and Chua, S. S. Y. and Chung, S. and Ciani, G. and Clara, F. and Clark, D. E. and Clark, J. A. and Cleva, F. and Coccia, E. and Cohadon, P. -F. and Colla, A. and Colombini, M. and Constancio, M. and Conte, A. and Conte, R. and Cook, D. and Corbitt, T. R. and Cordier, M. and Cornish, N. and Corsi, A. and Costa, C. A. and Coughlin, M. W. and Coulon, J. -P. and Countryman, S. and Couvares, P. and Coward, D. M. and Cowart, M. and Coyne, D. C. and Craig, K. and Creighton, J. D. E. and Creighton, T. D. and Crowder, S. G. and Cumming, A. and Cunningham, L. and Cuoco, E. and Dahl, K. and Canton, T. Dal and Damjanic, M. and Danilishin, S. L. and D’Antonio, S. and Danzmann, K. and Dattilo, V. and Daudert, B. and Daveloza, H. and Davier, M. and Davies, G. S. and Daw, E. J. and Day, R. and Dayanga, T. and De Rosa, R. and Debreczeni, G. and Degallaix, J. and Del Pozzo, W. and Deleeuw, E. and Deléglise, S. and Denker, T. and Dereli, H. and Dergachev, V. and DeRosa, R. and DeSalvo, R. and Dhurandhar, S. and Di Fiore, L. and Di Lieto, A. and Di Palma, I. and Di Virgilio, A. and D’\iaz, M. and Dietz, A. and Dmitry, K. and Donovan, F. and Dooley, K. L. and Doravari, S. and Drago, M. and Drever, R. W. P. and Driggers, J. C. and Du, Z. and Dumas, J. -C. and Dwyer, S. and Eberle, T. and Edwards, M. and Effler, A. and Ehrens, P. and Eichholz, J. and Eikenberry, S. S. and Endrőczi, G. and Essick, R. and Etzel, T. and Evans, K. and Evans, M. and Evans, T. and Factourovich, M. and Fafone, V. and Fairhurst, S. and Fang, Q. and Farr, B. and Farr, W. and Favata, M. and Fazi, D. and Fehrmann, H. and Feldbaum, D. and Ferrante, I. and Ferrini, F. and Fidecaro, F. and Finn, L. S. and Fiori, I. and Fisher, R. and Flaminio, R. and Foley, E. and Foley, S. and Forsi, E. and Forte, L. A. and Fotopoulos, N. and Fournier, J. -D. and Franco, S. and Frasca, S. and Frasconi, F. and Frede, M. and Frei, M. and Frei, Z. and Freise, A. and Frey, R. and Fricke, T. T. and Fritschel, P. and Frolov, V. V. and Fujimoto, M. -K. and Fulda, P. and Fyffe, M. and Gair, J. and Gammaitoni, L. and Garcia, J. and Garufi, F. and Gehrels, N. and Gemme, G. and Genin, E. and Gennai, A. and Gergely, L. and Ghosh, S. and Giaime, J. A. and Giampanis, S. and Giardina, K. D. and Giazotto, A. and Gil-Casanova, S. and Gill, C. and Gleason, J. and Goetz, E. and Goetz, R. and Gondan, L. and González, G. and Gordon, N. and Gorodetsky, M. L. and Gossan, S. and Goßler, S. and Gouaty, R. and Graef, C. and Graff, P. B. and Granata, M. and Grant, A. and Gras, S. and Gray, C. and Greenhalgh, R. J. S. and Gretarsson, A. M. and Griffo, C. and Grote, H. and Grover, K. and Grunewald, S. and Guidi, G. M. and Guido, C. and Gushwa, K. E. and Gustafson, E. K. and Gustafson, R. and Hall, B. and Hall, E. and Hammer, D. and Hammond, G. and Hanke, M. and Hanks, J. and Hanna, C. and Hanson, J. and Harms, J. and Harry, G. M. and Harry, I. W. and Harstad, E. D. and Hartman, M. T. and Haughian, K. and Hayama, K. and Heefner, J. and Heidmann, A. and Heintze, M. and Heitmann, H. and Hello, P. and Hemming, G. and Hendry, M. and Heng, I. S. and Heptonstall, A. W. and Heurs, M. and Hild, S. and Hoak, D. and Hodge, K. A. and Holt, K. and Holtrop, M. and Hong, T. and Hooper, S. and Horrom, T. and Hosken, D. J. and Hough, J. and Howell, E. J. and Hu, Y. and Hua, Z. and Huang, V. and Huerta, E. A. and Hughey, B. and Husa, S. and Huttner, S. H. and Huynh, M. and Huynh-Dinh, T. and Iafrate, J. and Ingram, D. R. and Inta, R. and Isogai, T. and Ivanov, A. and Iyer, B. R. and Izumi, K. and Jacobson, M. and James, E. and Jang, H. and Jang, Y. J. and Jaranowski, P. and Jiménez-Forteza, F. and Johnson, W. W. and Jones, D. and Jones, D. I. and Jones, R. and Jonker, R. J. G. and Ju, L. and K, Haris and Kalmus, P. and Kalogera, V. and Kandhasamy, S. and Kang, G. and Kanner, J. B. and Kasprzack, M. and Kasturi, R. and Katsavounidis, E. and Katzman, W. and Kaufer, H. and Kaufman, K. and Kawabe, K. and Kawamura, S. and Kawazoe, F. and Kéfélian, F. and Keitel, D. and Kelley, D. B. and Kells, W. and Keppel, D. G. and Khalaidovski, A. and Khalili, F. Y. and Khazanov, E. A. and Kim, B. K. and Kim, C. and Kim, K. and Kim, N. and Kim, W. and Kim, Y. -M. and King, E. J. and King, P. J. and Kinzel, D. L. and Kissel, J. S. and Klimenko, S. and Kline, J. and Koehlenbeck, S. and Kokeyama, K. and Kondrashov, V. and Koranda, S. and Korth, W. Z. and Kowalska, I. and Kozak, D. and Kremin, A. and Kringel, V. and Krishnan, B. and Królak, A. and Kucharczyk, C. and Kudla, S. and Kuehn, G. and Kumar, A. and Kumar, P. and Kumar, R. and Kurdyumov, R. and Kwee, P. and Landry, M. and Lantz, B. and Larson, S. and Lasky, P. D. and Lawrie, C. and Lazzarini, A. and Roux, A. Le and Leaci, P. and Lebigot, E. O. and Lee, C. -H. and Lee, H. K. and Lee, H. M. and Lee, J. and Lee, J. and Leonardi, M. and Leong, J. R. and Leroy, N. and Letendre, N. and Levine, B. and Lewis, J. B. and Lhuillier, V. and Li, T. G. F. and Lin, A. C. and Littenberg, T. B. and Litvine, V. and Liu, F. and Liu, H. and Liu, Y. and Liu, Z. and Lloyd, D. and Lockerbie, N. A. and Lockett, V. and Lodhia, D. and Loew, K. and Logue, J. and Lombardi, A. L. and Lorenzini, M. and Loriette, V. and Lormand, M. and Losurdo, G. and Lough, J. and Luan, J. and Lubinski, M. J. and Lück, H. and Lundgren, A. P. and Macarthur, J. and Macdonald, E. and Machenschalk, B. and MacInnis, M. and Macleod, D. M. and Magana-Sandoval, F. and Mageswaran, M. and Mailand, K. and Majorana, E. and Maksimovic, I. and Malvezzi, V. and Man, N. and Manca, G. M. and Mandel, I. and Mandic, V. and Mangano, V. and Mantovani, M. and Marchesoni, F. and Marion, F. and Márka, S. and Márka, Z. and Markosyan, A. and Maros, E. and Marque, J. and Martelli, F. and Martin, I. W. and Martin, R. M. and Martinelli, L. and Martynov, D. and Marx, J. N. and Mason, K. and Masserot, A. and Massinger, T. J. and Matichard, F. and Matone, L. and Matzner, R. A. and Mavalvala, N. and May, G. and Mazumder, N. and Mazzolo, G. and McCarthy, R. and McClelland, D. E. and McGuire, S. C. and McIntyre, G. and McIver, J. and Meacher, D. and Meadors, G. D. and Mehmet, M. and Meidam, J. and Meier, T. and Melatos, A. and Mendell, G. and Mercer, R. A. and Meshkov, S. and Messenger, C. and Meyer, M. S. and Miao, H. and Michel, C. and Mikhailov, E. E. and Milano, L. and Miller, J. and Minenkov, Y. and Mingarelli, C. M. F. and Mitra, S. and Mitrofanov, V. P. and Mitselmakher, G. and Mittleman, R. and Moe, B. and Mohan, M. and Mohapatra, S. R. P. and Mokler, F. and Moraru, D. and Moreno, G. and Morgado, N. and Mori, T. and Morriss, S. R. and Mossavi, K. and Mours, B. and Mow-Lowry, C. M. and Mueller, C. L. and Mueller, G. and Mukherjee, S. and Mullavey, A. and Munch, J. and Murphy, D. and Murray, P. G. and Mytidis, A. and Nagy, M. F. and Kumar, D. Nanda and Nardecchia, I. and Nash, T. and Naticchioni, L. and Nayak, R. and Necula, V. and Neri, I. and Newton, G. and Nguyen, T. and Nishida, E. and Nishizawa, A. and Nitz, A. and Nocera, F. and Nolting, D. and Normandin, M. E. and Nuttall, L. K. and Ochsner, E. and O’Dell, J. and Oelker, E. and Ogin, G. H. and Oh, J. J. and Oh, S. H. and Ohme, F. and Oppermann, P. and O’Reilly, B. and Larcher, W. Ortega and O’Shaughnessy, R. and Osthelder, C. and Ottaway, D. J. and Ottens, R. S. and Ou, J. and Overmier, H. and Owen, B. J. and Padilla, C. and Pai, A. and Palomba, C. and Pan, Y. and Pankow, C. and Paoletti, F. and Paoletti, R. and Papa, M. A. and Paris, H. and Pasqualetti, A. and Passaquieti, R. and Passuello, D. and Pedraza, M. and Peiris, P. and Penn, S. and Perreca, A. and Phelps, M. and Pichot, M. and Pickenpack, M. and Piergiovanni, F. and Pierro, V. and Pinard, L. and Pindor, B. and Pinto, I. M. and Pitkin, M. and Poeld, J. and Poggiani, R. and Poole, V. and Poux, C. and Predoi, V. and Prestegard, T. and Price, L. R. and Prijatelj, M. and Principe, M. and Privitera, S. and Prix, R. and Prodi, G. A. and Prokhorov, L. and Puncken, O. and Punturo, M. and Puppo, P. and Quetschke, V. and Quintero, E. and Quitzow-James, R. and Raab, F. J. and Rabeling, D. S. and Rácz, I. and Radkins, H. and Raffai, P. and Raja, S. and Rajalakshmi, G. and Rakhmanov, M. and Ramet, C. and Rapagnani, P. and Raymond, V. and Re, V. and Reed, C. M. and Reed, T. and Regimbau, T. and Reid, S. and Reitze, D. H. and Ricci, F. and Riesen, R. and Riles, K. and Robertson, N. A. and Robinet, F. and Rocchi, A. and Roddy, S. and Rodriguez, C. and Rodruck, M. and Roever, C. and Rolland, L. and Rollins, J. G. and Romano, J. D. and Romano, R. and Romanov, G. and Romie, J. H. and Rosińska, D. and Rowan, S. and Rüdiger, A. and Ruggi, P. and Ryan, K. and Salemi, F. and Sammut, L. and Sandberg, V. and Sanders, J. and Sannibale, V. and Santiago-Prieto, I. and Saracco, E. and Sassolas, B. and Sathyaprakash, B. S. and Saulson, P. R. and Savage, R. and Schilling, R. and Schnabel, R. and Schofield, R. M. S. and Schreiber, E. and Schuette, D. and Schulz, B. and Schutz, B. F. and Schwinberg, P. and Scott, J. and Scott, S. M. and Seifert, F. and Sellers, D. and Sengupta, A. S. and Sentenac, D. and Sergeev, A. and Shaddock, D. and Shah, S. and Shahriar, M. S. and Shaltev, M. and Shapiro, B. and Shawhan, P. and Shoemaker, D. H. and Sidery, T. L. and Siellez, K. and Siemens, X. and Sigg, D. and Simakov, D. and Singer, A. and Singer, L. and Sintes, A. M. and Skelton, G. R. and Slagmolen, B. J. J. and Slutsky, J. and Smith, J. R. and Smith, M. R. and Smith, R. J. E. and Smith-Lefebvre, N. D. and Soden, K. and Son, E. J. and Sorazu, B. and Souradeep, T. and Sperandio, L. and Staley, A. and Steinert, E. and Steinlechner, J. and Steinlechner, S. and Steplewski, S. and Stevens, D. and Stochino, A. and Stone, R. and Strain, K. A. and Strigin, S. and Stroeer, A. S. and Sturani, R. and Stuver, A. L. and Summerscales, T. Z. and Susmithan, S. and Sutton, P. 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J. and Venkateswara, K. and Verkindt, D. and Verma, S. and Vetrano, F. and Viceré, A. and Vincent-Finley, R. and Vinet, J. -Y. and Vitale, S. and Vlcek, B. and Vo, T. and Vocca, H. and Vorvick, C. and Vousden, W. D. and Vrinceanu, D. and Vyachanin, S. P. and Wade, A. and Wade, L. and Wade, M. and Waldman, S. J. and Walker, M. and Wallace, L. and Wan, Y. and Wang, J. and Wang, M. and Wang, X. and Wanner, A. and Ward, R. L. and Was, M. and Weaver, B. and Wei, L. -W. and Weinert, M. and Weinstein, A. J. and Weiss, R. and Welborn, T. and Wen, L. and Wessels, P. and West, M. and Westphal, T. and Wette, K. and Whelan, J. T. and Whitcomb, S. E. and White, D. J. and Whiting, B. F. and Wibowo, S. and Wiesner, K. and Wilkinson, C. and Williams, L. and Williams, R. and Williams, T. and Willis, J. L. and Willke, B. and Wimmer, M. and Winkelmann, L. and Winkler, W. and Wipf, C. C. and Wittel, H. and Woan, G. and Worden, J. and Yablon, J. and Yakushin, I. and Yamamoto, H. and Yancey, C. C. and Yang, H. and Yeaton-Massey, D. and Yoshida, S. and Yum, H. and Yvert, M. and Zadrożny, A. and Zanolin, M. and Zendri, J. -P. and Zhang, F. and Zhang, L. and Zhao, C. and Zhu, H. and Zhu, X. J. and Zotov, N. and Zucker, M. E. and Zweizig, J. and Akerlof, C. and Baltay, C. and Bloom, J. S. and Cao, Y. and Cenko, S. B. and Ćwiek, A. and Ćwiok, M. and Dhillon, V. and Fox, D. B. and Gal-Yam, A. and Kasliwal, M. M. and Klotz, A. and Laas-Bourez, M. and Laher, R. R. and Law, N. M. and Majcher, A. and Małek, K. and Mankiewicz, L. and Nawrocki, K. and Nissanke, S. and Nugent, P. E. and Ofek, E. O. and Opiela, R. and Piotrowski, L. and Poznanski, D. and Rabinowitz, D. and Rapoport, S. and Richards, J. W. and Schmidt, B. and Siudek, M. and Sokołowski, M. and Steele, I. A. and Sullivan, M. and Żarnecki, A. F. and Zheng, W.
24 pages

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Dynamic Fisheye Grids for Binary Black Holes Simulations

Friday, September 13th, 2013

arXiv:1309.2960

by Zilhão, Miguel and Noble, Scott C.
34 pages, 13 figures. to be submitted to CQG

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Supermassive black hole mergers as dual sources for electromagnetic flares in the jet emission and gravitational waves

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

arXiv:1309.1831

by Tápai, M. and Gergely, L. Á. and Keresztes, Z. and Wiita, P. J. and Biermann, P. L.
to appear in Astronomical Notes (Astronomische Nachrichten), issue 9, 2013

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Low angular momentum flow model for Sgr A*

Friday, June 29th, 2012

arXiv:1206.5338

by Okuda, Toru and Molteni, Diego
11 pages, 13 figures

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Rotating Accretion Flows: From Infinity to the Black Hole

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

arXiv:1206.4059

by Li, Jason and Ostriker, Jeremiah and Sunyaev, Rashid
18 pages, 9 figures, submitted to ApJ

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The Tidal Disruption of Giant Stars and Their Contribution to the Flaring Supermassive Black Hole Population

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012

arXiv:1206.2922

by MacLeod, Morgan and Guillochon, James and Ramirez-Ruiz, Enrico
18 pages, 18 figures, submitted to ApJ

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Hydrodynamical Simulations to Determine the Feeding Rate of Black Holes by the Tidal Disruption of Stars: The Importance of the Impact Parameter and Stellar Structure

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

arXiv:1206.2350

by Guillochon, James and Ramirez-Ruiz, Enrico
14 pages, 11 figures. Submitted to ApJ

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The Discovery of an X-ray/UV Stellar Flare from the Late-K/Early-M Dwarf LMC 335

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1205.6021

by Tsang, B. T. H. and Pun, J. C. S. and Di Stefano, R. and Li, K. L. and Kong, A. K. H.
35 pages, 6 figures, 5 tables, accepted for publication in ApJ

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The gap closes: a new scenario for the evolution of supermassive black hole binaries with gaseous disks

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1205.5268

by Kocsis, Bence and Haiman, Zoltan and Loeb, Abraham
22 pages, 10 figures, submitted to MNRAS

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Gas pile up and overflow in circumbinary accretion disks: Type-I.5 migration

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1205.4714

by Kocsis, Bence and Haiman, Zoltan and Loeb, Abraham
20 pages, 3 figures, submitted to MNRAS

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A New Sample of Candidate Intermediate-Mass Black Holes Selected by X-ray Variability

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1205.2772

by Kamizasa, Naoya and Terashima, Yuichi and Awaki, Hisamitsu
To Appear in ApJ, 14 pages, 5 figures

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The dynamics, appearance and demographics of relativistic jets triggered by tidal disruption of stars in quiescent supermassive black holes

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1205.1507

by De Colle, Fabio and Guillochon, James and Naiman, Jill and Ramirez-Ruiz, Enrico
16 pages, 16 figures, submitted to ApJ

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On the determination of the spin of the black hole in Cyg X-1 from X-ray reflection spectra

Friday, April 27th, 2012

arXiv:1204.5854

by Fabian, A. C. and Wilkins, D. R. and Miller, J. M. and Reis, R. C. and Reynolds, C. S. and Cackett, E. M. and Nowak, M. A. and Pooley, G. G. and Pottschmidt, K. and Sanders, J. S. and Ross, R. R. and Wilms, J.
7 pages, 10 figures, MNRAS in press

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On the hunt for ultramassive black holes in brightest cluster galaxies

Friday, April 27th, 2012

arXiv:1204.5759

by Hlavacek-Larrondo, J. and Fabian, A. C. and Edge, A. C. and Hogan, M. T.
9 pages, 3 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS

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A Monte Carlo Markov Chain based investigation of black hole spin in the active galaxy NGC3783

Friday, April 27th, 2012

arXiv:1204.5747

by Reynolds, C. S. and Brenneman, L. W. and Lohfink, A. M. and Trippe, M. L. and Miller, J. M. and Fabian, A. C. and Nowak, M. A.
Submitted to the Astrophysical Journal

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Tilted black hole accretion disc models of Sagittarius A*: time-variable millimetre to near-infrared emission

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

arXiv:1204.4454

by Dexter, Jason and Fragile, P. Chris
17 pages, 18 figures, submitted to MNRAS; for movies and version with high-res figures see http://astro.berkeley.edu/~jdexter/tiltedsgra

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Light scalar field constraints from gravitational-wave observations of compact binaries

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

arXiv:1204.4340

by Berti, Emanuele and Gualtieri, Leonardo and Horbatsch, Michael and Alsing, Justin
9 pages, 4 figures

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Stable counteralignment of a circumbinary disc

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

arXiv:1204.4185

by Nixon, Chris
5 pages, 4 figures. Accepted for publication in MNRAS

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The Intermediate Mass Black Hole Candidate in the Center of NGC 404: New Evidence from Radio Continuum Observations

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

arXiv:1204.3089

by Nyland, Kristina and Marvil, Josh and Wrobel, Joan and Young, Lisa and Zauderer, B. Ashley
Accepted for publication to ApJ

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3-D Radiative Transfer Calculations of Radiation Feedback from Massive Black Holes: Outflow of Mass from the Dusty “Torus”

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1204.0063

by Roth, Nathaniel and Kasen, Daniel and Hopkins, Philip F. and Quataert, Eliot
15 pages, 14 figures. Submitted to ApJ; v2 Corrected spelling and other small typos

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Review: Accretion Disk Theory

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1203.6851

by Armijo, Matias Montesinos
21 pages, 9 figures

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No Evidence for Intermediate-Mass Black Holes in Globular Clusters: Strong Constraints from the JVLA

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1203.6352

by Strader, Jay and Chomiuk, Laura and Maccarone, Thomas and Miller-Jones, James and Seth, Anil and Heinke, Craig and Sivakoff, Gregory
6 pages, 2 figures. ApJL in press

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General Relativistic Simulations of Magnetized Plasmas around Merging Supermassive Black Holes

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1203.6108

by Giacomazzo, Bruno and Baker, John G. and Miller, M. Coleman and Reynolds, Christopher S. and van Meter, James R.
6 pages, 5 figures

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The most extreme ultraluminous X-ray sources: evidence for intermediate-mass black holes?

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1203.4100

by Sutton, Andrew D. and Roberts, Timothy P. and Walton, Dominic J. and Gladstone, Jeanette C. and Scott, Amy E.
Accepted for publication in MNRAS, 26 pages, 9 figures, 10 tables

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Effects of post-Newtonian Spin Alignment on the Distribution of Black-Hole Recoils

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1203.2920

by Berti, Emanuele and Kesden, Michael and Sperhake, Ulrich
12 pages, 4 figures, 1 table

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A tidal disruption-like X-ray flare from the quiescent galaxy SDSS J120136.02+300305.5

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

arXiv:1202.5900

by Saxton, R. D. and Read, A. M. and Esquej, P. and Komossa, S. and Dougherty, S. and Rodriguez-Pascual, P. and Barrado, D.
Accepted for publication in Astronomy and Astrophysics. 11 pages, 11 figures

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A Chandra Survey of Supermassive Black Holes with Dynamical Mass Measurements

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

arXiv:1202.3147

by Gultekin, Kayhan and Cackett, Edward M. and Miller, Jon M. and Di Matteo, Tiziana and Markoff, Sera and Richstone, Douglas O.
Accepted by ApJ. 16 pages, 8 figures, 5 tables

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Approximate Waveforms for Extreme-Mass-Ratio Inspirals: The Chimera Scheme

Monday, January 30th, 2012

arXiv:1201.5715

by Sopuerta, Carlos F. and Yunes, Nicolas
10 pages, 3 figures. LaTeX, JPCS style. Submitted to the proceedings of the 9th Edoardo Amaldi Conference on Gravitational Waves, and the 2011 Numerical Relativity – Data Analysis (NRDA) meeting, held 10-15 July 2011 in Cardiff, Wales, UK, July 10-15 2011

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Intermediate-Mass Black Holes in Globular Clusters

Monday, January 30th, 2012

arXiv:1201.5693

by Lou, Yu-Qing and Wu, Yi-Hong

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Tidal Disruptions of White Dwarfs from Ultra-Close Encounters with Intermediate Mass Spinning Black Holes

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012

arXiv:1201.4389

by Haas, Roland and Shcherbakov, Roman V. and Bode, Tanja and Laguna, Pablo
15 pages, 17 figures, submitted to Astrophysical Journal

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