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Archive for the ‘IMRI’ Category

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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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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Central kinematics of the globular cluster NGC 2808: Upper limit on the mass of an intermediate-mass black hole

Saturday, April 21st, 2012


by L├╝tzgendorf, Nora and Kissler-Patig, Markus and Gebhardt, Karl and Baumgardt, Holger and Noyola, Eva and Jalali, Behrang and de Zeeuw, P. Tim and Neumayer, Nadine
12 pages, 9 figures, 2 tables, accepted for publication in A&A

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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


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

Friday, February 17th, 2012


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

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Intermediate-Mass Black Holes in Globular Clusters

Monday, January 30th, 2012


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

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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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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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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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Repeated Bursts from Relativistic Scattering of Compact Objects in Galactic Nuclei

Friday, September 23rd, 2011


by Kocsis, Bence and Levin, Janna
14 pages, 10 figures, submitted to Phys. Rev. D

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Kicking massive black holes off clusters: Intermediate-mass ratio inspirals

Monday, August 29th, 2011


by Konstantinidis, Symeon and Amaro-Seoane, Pau and Kokkotas, Kostas D.

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Constructing EOB dynamics with numerical energy flux for intermediate-mass-ratio inspirals

Friday, August 19th, 2011


by Han, Wen-Biao and Cao, Zhoujian
11 pages, 7 figures and 2 tables

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Kinematic signature of an intermediate-mass black hole in the globular cluster NGC 6388

Friday, July 22nd, 2011


by L├╝tzgendorf, N. and Kissler-Patig, M. and Noyola, E. and Jalali, B. and de Zeeuw, P. T. and Gebhardt, K. and Baumgardt, H.
12 pages, 12 figures, Accepted for publication in A&A

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Can a Satellite Galaxy Merger Explain the Active Past of the Galactic Center?

Monday, July 18th, 2011


by Lang, Meagan and Holley-Bockelmann, Kelly and Bogdanovic, Tamara and Amaro-Seoane, Pau and Sesana, Alberto
9 pages, 1 figure, submitted to ApJ. Comments are welcome and may be incorporated into the paper with attribution

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Formation of Massive Black Holes in Dense Star Clusters. II. IMF and Primordial Mass Segregation

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011


by Goswami, Sanghamitra and Umbreit, Stefan and Bierbaum, Matt and Rasio, Frederic A.

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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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Radio Continuum Observations of 47 Tucanae and Omega Centauri: Hints for Intermediate-mass Black Holes?

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011


by Lu, Ting-Ni and Kong, Albert K. H.
Accepted by ApJL

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A New Catalog of Globular Clusters in the Milky Way

Monday, January 10th, 2011


by Harris, William E.
6 pages, 4 figures

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Pop III Stellar Masses and IMF

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010


by Norman, Michael L.
11 pages, 3 figures, Proceedings of “The First Stars and Galaxies: Challenges for the Next Decade”, Austin, TX, March 8-11, 2010

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Probing Intermediate Mass Black Holes With Optical Emission Lines from Tidally Disrupted White Dwarfs

Monday, November 1st, 2010


by Clausen, Drew and Eracleous, Michael
19 pages, 9 figures, accepted for publication in The Astrophysical Journal

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Collisional formation of very massive stars in dense clusters

Friday, September 3rd, 2010


by Moeckel, Nickolas and Clarke, Cathie J.
8 pages, submitted to MNRAS. Includes revisions per referee’s comments

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Wandering Black Holes in Bright Disk Galaxy Halos

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010


by Bellovary, Jillian and Governato, Fabio and Quinn, Tom and Wadsley, James and Shen, Sijing and Volonteri, Marta
Accepted for publication in ApJ Letters

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Intermediate-mass-ratio black hole binaries: intertwining numerical and perturbative techniques

Friday, August 27th, 2010


by Lousto, Carlos O. and Nakano, Hiroyuki and Zlochower, Yosef and Campanelli, Manuela
31 pages, 33 figures revtex 4

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A Redshift for the Intermediate Mass Black Hole Candidate HLX-1: Confirmation of its Association with the Galaxy ESO 243-49

Friday, August 27th, 2010


by Wiersema, Klaas and Farrell, Sean A. and Webb, Natalie A. and Servillat, Mathieu and Maccarone, Thomas J. and Barret, Didier and Godet, Olivier
5 pages, 4 figures, submitted to ApJL on 20th May 2010, accepted for publication 20th July 2010

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Nuclear Star Clusters from Clustered Star Formation

Thursday, August 19th, 2010


by Agarwal, Meghann and Milosavljevic, Milos
11 pages, 12 figures

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Widespread presence of shallow cusps in the surface-brightness profile of globular clusters

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010


by Vesperini, Enrico and Trenti, Michele
14 pages, 3 figures, Accepted for publication in The Astrophysical Journal, Letters

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A new globular cluster black hole in NGC 4472

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010


by Maccarone, Thomas J. and Kundu, Arunav and Zepf, Stephen E. and Rhode, Katherine L.
6 pages, one 2-panel figure, 2 tables; accepted to MNRAS

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Key questions about Galactic Center dynamics

Thursday, July 29th, 2010


by Alexander, Tal
Invited overview lecture in “The Galactic Center, a window to the nuclear environment of disk galaxies” (Shanghai 19-23/10/2009). To appear in ASP Conf. Proc. Ser. “Galactic center workshop 2009″ ed. Mark Morris (12 pp 5 fig)

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VLT Kinematics for omega Centauri: Further Support for a Central Black Hole

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010


by Noyola, Eva and Gebhardt, Karl and Kissler-Patig, Markus and Lutzgendorf, Nora and Jalali, Behrang and de Zeeuw, P. Tim and Baumgardt, Holger
5 pages, published in The Astrophysical Journal Letters

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The Galactic Centre star S2 as a dynamical probe for intermediate-mass black holes

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010


by Gualandris, Alessia and Gillessen, Stefan and Merritt, David
8 pages, 11 figures, submitted to MNRAS

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