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On the mass radiated by coalescing black-hole binaries

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012


by Barausse, Enrico and Morozova, Viktoriya and Rezzolla, Luciano
9 pages (emulateapj), 4 figures

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The role of the supermassive black hole spin in the estimation of the EMRI event rate

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012


by Amaro-Seoane, Pau and Sopuerta, Carlos F. and Freitag, Marc Dewi
Submitted. Abstract abridged

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Self-forced gravitational waveforms for Extreme and Intermediate mass ratio inspirals

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012


by Lackeos, Kristen A. and Burko, Lior M.
4 pages, 6 figures

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Testing Chern-Simons modified gravity with observations of extreme-mass-ratio binaries

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012


by Canizares, Priscilla and Gair, Jonathan R. and Sopuerta, Carlos F.
10 pages, JPCS of the Amaldi 9 and NRDA 2011

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Accurate modeling of intermediate-mass-ratio inspirals: exploring the form of the self-force in the intermediate-mass-ratio regime

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012


by Huerta, E. A. and Kumar, Prayush and Brown, Duncan A.
21 pages, 8 figures. Submitted to PRD

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Collisions of charged black holes

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012


by Zilhão, Miguel and Cardoso, Vitor and Herdeiro, Carlos and Lehner, Luis and Sperhake, Ulrich
15 pages, 8 figures

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Binary Black Hole Merger in Galactic Nuclei: Post-Newtonian Simulations

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012


by Berentzen, Ingo and Preto, Miguel and Berczik, Peter and Merritt, David and Spurzem, Rainer
16 pages, 13 figures, submitted to the Astrophysical Journal. Minor corrections following the referee report

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

Saturday, April 21st, 2012


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

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General Relativistic Simulations of Magnetized Plasmas around Merging Supermassive Black Holes

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012


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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Radial infall of two compact objects: 2.5PN linear momentum flux and associated recoil

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012


by Mishra, Chandra Kant
17 pages, 2 figures

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Pseudo-Newtonian Potentials for Nearly Parabolic Orbits

Monday, February 27th, 2012


by Wegg, Christopher
4 pages, 1 figure. Accepted by ApJ

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Gravitational Wave Recoil and Kick Processes in the Merger of Two Colliding Black Holes: The Non Head-on Case

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012


by Aranha, R. F. and Soares, I. Damião and Tonini, E. V.
11 pages, 7 figures

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

Monday, January 30th, 2012


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

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012


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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Cosmological Backgrounds of Gravitational Waves and eLISA/NGO: Phase Transitions, Cosmic Strings and Other Sources

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012


by Binétruy, Pierre and Bohé, Alejandro and Caprini, Chiara and Dufaux, Jean-François
46 pages, 12 figures

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Towards the use of the most massive black hole candidates in AGN to test the Kerr paradigm

Saturday, December 24th, 2011


by Bambi, Cosimo
12 pages, 6 figures. To appear in PRD

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Gravitational radiation from compact binary systems in the massive Brans-Dicke theory of gravity

Saturday, December 24th, 2011


by Alsing, Justin and Berti, Emanuele and Will, Clifford and Zaglauer, Helmut
19 pages, 2 figures, 2 tables

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Late Inspiral and Merger of Binary Black Holes in Scalar-Tensor Theories of Gravity

Monday, December 19th, 2011


by Healy, James and Bode, Tanja and Haas, Roland and Pazos, Enrique and Laguna, Pablo and Shoemaker, Deirdre M. and Yunes, Nicolás
4 pages, 5 figures, 1 table

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Verifying the no-hair property of massive compact objects with intermediate-mass-ratio inspirals in advanced gravitational-wave detectors

Thursday, December 8th, 2011


by Rodriguez, Carl L. and Mandel, Ilya and Gair, Jonathan R.
12 pages, 5 figures, submitted to PRD

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Evolution of inspiral orbits around a Schwarzschild black hole

Thursday, December 1st, 2011


by Warburton, Niels and Akcay, Sarp and Barack, Leor and Gair, Jonathan R. and Sago, Norichika
4.3 pages, 3 figures

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The Gravitational Wave International Committee Roadmap: The future of gravitational wave astronomy

Monday, November 28th, 2011


by Marx, Jay and Danzmann, Karsten and Hough, James and Kuroda, Kazuaki and McClelland, David and Mours, Benoit and Phinney, Sterl and Rowan, Sheila and Sathyaprakash, B. and Vetrano, Flavio and Vitale, Stefano and Whitcomb, Stan and Will, Clifford
116 pages. Original document in higher resolution can be found at https://gwic.ligo.org/roadmap/

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The complete non-spinning effective-one-body metric at linear order in the mass ratio

Thursday, November 24th, 2011


by Barausse, Enrico and Buonanno, Alessandra and Tiec, Alexandre Le
11 pages, 2 figures

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Gravitational Self-Force Correction to the Binding Energy of Compact Binary Systems

Thursday, November 24th, 2011


by Tiec, Alexandre Le and Barausse, Enrico and Buonanno, Alessandra
5 pages, 1 figure

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The First Law of Binary Black Hole Mechanics in General Relativity and Post-Newtonian Theory

Thursday, November 24th, 2011


by Tiec, Alexandre Le and Blanchet, Luc and Whiting, Bernard F.
43 pages, 3 figures

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Resonances in Extreme Mass-Ratio Inspirals: Asymptotic and Hyperasymptotic Analysis

Thursday, November 17th, 2011


by Gair, Jonathan R and Yunes, Nicolas and Bender, Carl M
12 pages, 3 figures, submitted to JMP

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Importance of including small body spin effects in the modelling of intermediate mass-ratio inspirals. II Accurate parameter extraction of strong sources using higher-order spin effects

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011


by Huerta, E. A. and Gair, Jonathan R. and Brown, Duncan A.
22 pages, 3 figures. Submitted to Phys. Rev. D. arXiv admin note: substantial text overlap with arXiv:1105.3567

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Mass-Energy and Momentum Extraction by Gravitational Wave Emission in the Merger of Two Colliding Black Holes: The Non-Head-On Case

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011


by Aranha, R. F. and Soares, I. Damião and Tonini, E. V.
18 pages, 12 Figures

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Slowly-rotating stars and black holes in dynamical Chern-Simons gravity

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011


by Ali-Haïmoud, Yacine and Chen, Yanbei
14 pages, 11 figures. Comments are welcome

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Constraining Generic Lorentz Violation and the Speed of the Graviton with Gravitational Waves

Friday, October 14th, 2011


by Mirshekari, Saeed and Yunes, Nicolas and Will, Clifford M.
11 pages, 3 figures, 2 tables. Submitted to Phys. Rev. D

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

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011


by Sopuerta, Carlos F. and Yunes, Nicolás
RevTeX 4.1. 35 pages, 10 Figures, 3 Tables

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