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Production of EMRIs in Supermassive Black Hole Binaries

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

arXiv:1310.5745

by Bode, J. Nate and Wegg, Christopher
18 pages, 8 figures, submitted to MNRAS

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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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An upper limit to the velocity dispersion of relaxed stellar systems without massive black holes

Friday, June 29th, 2012

arXiv:1206.6167

by Miller, M. Coleman and Davies, Melvyn B.
8 pages, 2 figures, accepted to the Astrophysical Journal

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On the mass radiated by coalescing black-hole binaries

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012

arXiv:1206.3803

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

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Modeling a circular equatorial test-particle in a Kerr spacetime

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

arXiv:1206.2509

by Carré, Jérôme and Porter, Edward K.
18 pages, 11 figures

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Stellar dynamics and extreme-mass ratio inspirals

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1205.5240

by Amaro-Seoane, Pau
160 pages, two columns. Invited review to Living Reviews in Relativity. Some parts profit from arXiv:astro-ph/0703495, although they have been significantly expanded and improved

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

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1205.4713

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

arXiv:1206.1452

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

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Search for the PN coefficients for the Energy flux through Gravitational Waves from Black-Hole Binaries using Markov Chain Monte Carlo

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1206.0915

by Kumar, Prayush
(59 pgs, 25figs). Undergraduate Thesis submitted to Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani, India; on 15th December, 2008

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

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1206.0322

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

arXiv:1205.5562

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

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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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Collisions of charged black holes

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1205.1063

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

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Accretion, Growth of Supermassive Black Holes, and Feedback in Galaxy Mergers

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1205.0363

by Li, Li-Xin
11 pages, 4 figures. Submitted to MNRAS

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Spacetime Metrology with LISA Pathfinder

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

arXiv:1204.4299

by Congedo, Giuseppe
PhD thesis defended at University of Trento on 26th March 2012. Advisors: Stefano Vitale, Mauro Hueller. Committee: Eugenio Coccia (Univ. of Rome, Tor Vergata), Philippe Jetzer (Univ. of Z\”urich), Eric Plagnol (APC-CNRS, Paris), Rita Dolesi (Univ. Of Trento)

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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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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 Formation of the First Massive Black Holes

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1203.6075

by Haiman, Zoltán
47 pages with 306 references; this review is a chapter in “The First Galaxies – Theoretical Predictions and Observational Clues”, Springer Astrophysics and Space Science Library, Eds. T. Wiklind, V. Bromm & B. Mobasher, in press

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The end-to-end testbed of the Optical Metrology System on-board LISA Pathfinder

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1203.4842

by Steier, Frank and Cervantes, Felipe Guzmán and Marín, Antonio F. García and Gerardi, Domenico and Heinzel, Gerhard and Danzmann, Karsten

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Subtraction of test mass angular noise in the LISA Technology Package interferometer

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1203.4476

by Cervantes, Felipe Guzmán and Steier, Frank and Wanner, Gudrun and Heinzel, Gerhard and Danzmann, Karsten
Applied Physics B – Lasers and Optics (2008)

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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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Characterization of photoreceivers for LISA

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1203.2862

by Cervantes, Felipe Guzmán and Livas, Jeffrey and Silverberg, Robert and Buchanan, Ernest and Stebbins, Robin

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Modelling the black hole silhouette in Sgr A* with ion tori

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1203.2618

by Straub, Odele and Vincent, Frederic H. and Abramowicz, Marek A. and Gourgoulhon, Eric and Paumard, Thibaut
11 pages, 10 figures, submitted to A & A

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

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

arXiv:1202.6213

by Mishra, Chandra Kant
17 pages, 2 figures

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Evolution of binary black holes in self gravitating discs: dissecting the torques

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

arXiv:1202.6063

by Roedig, Constanze and Sesana, Alberto and Dotti, Massimo and Cuadra, Jorge and Amaro-Seoane, Pau and Haardt, Francesco
14 pages, 12 Figures, submitted to MNRAS

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Pseudo-Newtonian Potentials for Nearly Parabolic Orbits

Monday, February 27th, 2012

arXiv:1202.5336

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

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Gravitational wave observations of galactic intermediate-mass black hole binaries with DECIGO Path Finder

Friday, February 17th, 2012

arXiv:1202.3512

by Yagi, Kent
32 pages, 13 figures, accepted to CQG

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Detecting Cosmic Gravitational-wave Background from Super-heavy Cosmic Strings with LISA

Friday, February 17th, 2012

arXiv:1202.3595

by Tang, Alf and Sumner, Timothy J.
10 pages, 7 figures

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