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Archive for the ‘hep-th’ Category

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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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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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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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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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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Properties of a thin accretion disk around a rotating non-Kerr black hole

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011


by Chen, Songbai and Jing, Jiliang
13 pages, 5 figures. References added, Expanded discussion of the marginally stable orbit and its consequence. arXiv admin note: substantial text overlap with arXiv:1106.5183

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Post-Newtonian, Quasi-Circular Binary Inspirals in Quadratic Modified Gravity

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011


by Yagi, Kent and Stein, Leo C. and Yunes, Nicolas and Tanaka, Takahiro
26 pages, 3 figures, 2 tables; submitted to PRD

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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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Collision of an object in the transition from adiabatic inspiral to plunge around a Kerr black hole

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011


by Harada, Tomohiro and Kimura, Masashi
17 pages, no figure

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Binary dynamics from spin1-spin2 coupling at fourth post-Newtonian order

Friday, July 22nd, 2011


by Levi, Michele
24 pages, revtex4-1, 5 figures

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Next-to-next-to-leading order post-Newtonian spin(1)-spin(2) Hamiltonian for self-gravitating binaries

Friday, July 22nd, 2011


by Hartung, Johannes and Steinhoff, Jan
7 pages, submitted to AdP

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A nonlinear scalar model of extreme mass ratio inspirals in effective field theory II. Scalar perturbations and a master source

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011


by Galley, Chad R.
For Part 1 of this series, see arXiv:1012.4488. 20 pages, 7 figures

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Gravitational waves from extreme mass-ratio inspirals in Dynamical Chern-Simons gravity

Monday, April 11th, 2011


by Pani, Paolo and Cardoso, Vitor and Gualtieri, Leonardo
RevTex4, 18 pages, 7 figures, 1 table

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On the unreasonable effectiveness of the post-Newtonian approximation in gravitational physics

Monday, February 28th, 2011


by Will, Clifford M.
9 pages, 2 figures, submitted to Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (US)

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Collision of two general geodesic particles around a Kerr black hole

Thursday, February 17th, 2011


by Harada, Tomohiro and Kimura, Masashi
21 pages, 3 figures, submitted to PRD

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Penrose At Work

Thursday, February 10th, 2011


by Cen, Renyue
6 pages, no figure, submitted to the Astrophysical Journal Letters

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Testing Modified Gravity with Gravitational Wave Astronomy

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010


by Sopuerta, Carlos F. and Yunes, Nicolas
10 pages, 2 figures, Springer Verlag LaTeX style. To appear in the proceedings of Cosmology, the Quantum Vacuum, and Zeta Functions: A workshop with a celebration of Emilio Elizalde’s sixtieth birthday, Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain, 8-10 Mar 2010. Eds. S. D. Odintsov, D. Saez-Gomez, and S. Xambo

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Linear Stability Analysis and the Speed of Gravitational Waves in Dynamical Chern-Simons Modified Gravity

Friday, July 16th, 2010


by Garfinkle, David and Pretorius, Frans and Yunes, Nicolas
4 pages, no figures, submitted to Rapid Communications

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Next to leading order spin-orbit effects in the motion of inspiralling compact binaries

Friday, June 4th, 2010


by Porto, Rafael A.
25 pages, 4 figures, revtex4

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Gravitational signature of Schwarzschild black holes in dynamical Chern-Simons gravity

Tuesday, May 25th, 2010


by Molina, C. and Pani, Paolo and Cardoso, Vitor and Gualtieri, Leonardo
RevTex4, 12 pages, 8 figures, 3 Tables

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Towards Tests of Alternative Theories of Gravity with LISA

Thursday, January 28th, 2010


by Sopuerta, Carlos F. and Yunes, Nicolas
3 pages. To appear in Proceedings of the Twelfth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, edited by Thibault Damour, Robert T Jantzen and Remo Ruffini, World Scientific, Singapore, 2010

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Self-force and motion of stars around black holes

Thursday, October 1st, 2009


by Spallicci, A. and Aoudia, S.
To be published on 21 Rencontres de Blois: Windows on the Universe, http://confs.obspm.fr/Blois2009/, 4 pages 1 figure

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Fundamental Theoretical Bias in Gravitational Wave Astrophysics and the Parameterized Post-Einsteinian Framework

Thursday, September 24th, 2009


by Yunes, Nicolas and Pretorius, Frans
25 pages, submitted to Phys. Rev. D

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Gravitomagnetic corrections on gravitational waves

Thursday, September 24th, 2009


by Capozziello, S. and De Laurentis, M. and Forte, L. and Garufi, F. and Milano, L.
14 pages, 7 figures

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Energy Level Diagrams for Black Hole Orbits

Thursday, July 30th, 2009


by Levin, Janna
7 pages

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