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Archive for the ‘gravitational recoil’ Category

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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Interaction of Recoiling Supermassive Black Holes with Stars in Galactic Nuclei

Thursday, January 19th, 2012


by Li, Shuo and Liu, F. K. and Berczik, Peter and Chen, Xian and Spurzem, Rainer
38 pages, 10 figues; accepted for publication in ApJ

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Recoiling Supermassive Black Holes in Spin-flip Radio Galaxies

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011


by Liu, F. K. and Wang, Dong and Chen, Xian
47 pages, 9 figures, 1 table; accepted for publication in ApJ

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Electromagnetic counterparts from counter-rotating relativistic kicked discs

Friday, August 19th, 2011


by Zanotti, Olindo
6 pages, 4 figures. Accepted by New Astronomy

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Hangup Kicks: Still Larger Recoils by Partial Spin/Orbit Alignment of Black-Hole Binaries

Thursday, August 18th, 2011


by Lousto, Carlos O. and Zlochower, Yosef
4 pages, 3 figures, revtex 4

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Accretion disks around kicked black holes: Post-kick Dynamics

Monday, July 11th, 2011


by Ponce, Marcelo and Faber, Joshua A. and Lombardi, James C.
Submitted to ApJ. Movies available as ‘ancillary files’

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A Large Systematic Search for Recoiling and Close Supermassive Binary Black Holes

Sunday, June 19th, 2011


by Eracleous, Michael and Boroson, Todd A. and Halpern, Jules P. and Liu, Jia
Submitted to the Astrophysical Journal Supplements on 10 June 2011. Version with large figures and full object list at: http://www2.astro.psu.edu/users/mce/preprints/SBHB.pdf (5 MB)

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The Final Merger of Black-Hole Binaries

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010


by Centrella, Joan M. and Baker, John G. and Kelly, Bernard J. and van Meter, James R.
56 pages; 9 figures. Review article in press with Annual Review of Nuclear and Particle Physics, vol. 60

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Gravitational recoils of supermassive black holes in hydrodynamical simulations of gas rich galaxies

Friday, August 20th, 2010


by Sijacki, Debora and Springel, Volker and Haehnelt, Martin
15 pages, 13 figures, MNRAS submitted

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Recoiling Massive Black Holes in Gas-Rich Galaxy Mergers

Friday, August 13th, 2010


by Guedes, Javiera and Madau, Piero and Mayer, Lucio and Callegari, Simone
15 pages, submitted to ApJ

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A Displaced Supermassive Black Hole in M87

Monday, May 17th, 2010


by Batcheldor, D. and Robinson, A. and Axon, D. J. and Perlman, E. S. and Merritt, D.
ApJ Letters accepted

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Relativistic Suppression of Black Hole Recoils

Monday, March 29th, 2010


by Kesden, Michael and Sperhake, Ulrich and Berti, Emanuele
7 pages, 4 figures, submitted to ApJL

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A General Formula for Black Hole Gravitational Wave Kicks

Monday, March 22nd, 2010


by van Meter, James R. and Miller, M. Coleman and Baker, John G. and Boggs, William D. and Kelly, Bernard J.
14 pages.

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Understanding the “anti-kick” in the merger of binary black holes

Thursday, March 4th, 2010


by Rezzolla, Luciano and Macedo, Rodrigo P. and Jaramillo, José Luis
4 pages

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Gravitational-Wave Recoil from the Ringdown Phase of Coalescing Black Hole Binaries

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009


by Tiec, Alexandre Le and Blanchet, Luc and Will, Clifford M.
9 pages, 5 figures

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Perturbed disks get shocked. Binary black hole merger effects on accretion disks

Saturday, May 23rd, 2009


by Megevand, Miguel and Anderson, Matthew and Frank, Juhan and Hirschmann, Eric W. and Lehner, Luis and Liebling, Steven L. and Motl, Patrick M. and Neilsen, David
10 pages, 13 figures

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Probing Quiescent Massive Black Holes: Insights from Tidal Disruption Events

Sunday, April 19th, 2009


by Gezari, Suvi and Strubbe, Linda and Bloom, Joshua S. and Grindlay, J. E. and Soderberg, Alicia and Elvis, Martin and Coppi, Paolo and Lawrence, Andrew and Ivezic, Zeljko and Merritt, David and Komossa, Stefanie and Halpern, Jules and Eracleous, Michael
8 pages, 2 figures, White Paper submitted to the 2010 Decadal Survey Galaxies Across Cosmic Time Science Frontiers Panel

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