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Archive for the ‘kicks/recoil’ Category

Constraints on the Nature of CID-42: Recoil Kick or Supermassive Black Hole Pair?

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012


by Blecha, Laura and Civano, Francesca and Elvis, Martin and Loeb, Abraham
10 pages, 4 figures. Submitted to MNRAS. Replaced version has corrected reference to Civano et al. (2012)

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Effects of post-Newtonian Spin Alignment on the Distribution of Black-Hole Recoils

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012


by Berti, Emanuele and Kesden, Michael and Sperhake, Ulrich
12 pages, 4 figures, 1 table

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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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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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Gravitational Recoil From Accretion-Aligned Black-Hole Binaries

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012


by Lousto, Carlos O. and Zlochower, Yosef and Dotti, Massimo and Volonteri, Marta
17 pages, 10 tables, 14 figures, revtex 4

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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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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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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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Growing Massive Black Holes in a Local Group Environment: the Central Supermassive, Slowly Sinking, and Ejected Populations

Monday, February 7th, 2011


by Micic, Miroslav and Holley-Bockelmann, Kelly and Sigurdsson, Steinn
25 pages, 19 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS

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Perturbative effects of spinning black holes with applications to recoil velocities

Monday, November 15th, 2010


by Nakano, Hiroyuki and Campanelli, Manuela and Lousto, Carlos O. and Zlochower, Yosef
Proceedings of Theory Meets Data Analysis at Comparable and Extreme Mass Ratios (NRDA/Capra 2010), Perimeter Institute, June 2010 – 12 pages

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Recoiling Black Holes in Merging Galaxies: Relationship to AGN Lifetimes, Starbursts, and the M-sigma Relation

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010


by Blecha, Laura and Cox, Thomas J. and Loeb, Abraham and Hernquist, Lars
29 pages, 18 figures. Submitted to MNRAS

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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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Massive Black Hole Binary Systems in Hierarchical Scenario of Structure Formation

Monday, August 9th, 2010


by Pereira, Eduardo S. and Miranda, Oswaldo D.

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Spectropolarimetric evidence for a kicked supermassive black hole in the Quasar E1821+643

Friday, June 18th, 2010


by Robinson, Andrew and Young, Stuart and Axon, David J. and Kharb, Preeti and Smith, James E.
18 pages, 4 figures, accepted for publication in the Astrophysical Journal as a Letter

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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 recoil: effects on massive black hole occupation fraction over cosmic time

Friday, January 15th, 2010


by Volonteri, Marta and Gultekin, Kayhan and Dotti, Massimo
Submitted to MNRAS

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Ring Formation from an Oscillating Black Hole

Thursday, December 17th, 2009


by Lovelace, R. V. E. and Kornreich, D. A.
7 pages, 7 figures

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The importance of precession in modelling the direction of the final spin from a black-hole merger

Wednesday, November 11th, 2009


by Barausse, Enrico
5 pages, 3 figures. Submitted as proceeding of the 8th Amaldi International Conference on Gravitational Waves, NYC, 21-26 June 2009

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Dual black holes in merger remnants. II: spin evolution and gravitational recoil

Monday, November 2nd, 2009


by Dotti, M. and Volonteri, M. and Perego, A. and Colpi, M. and Ruszkowski, M. and Haardt, F.
11 pages, 3 figures. Accepted for publication in MNRAS

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Hydrodynamical Response of a Circumbinary Gas Disk to Black Hole Recoil and Mass Loss

Friday, October 2nd, 2009


by Corrales, Lia R. and Haiman, Zoltán and MacFadyen, Andrew
16 pages with 14 figures, submitted to MNRAS

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Black hole mergers: the first light

Friday, October 2nd, 2009


by Rossi, Elena M. and Lodato, G. and Armitage, P. J. and Pringle, J. E. and King, A. R.
16 pages, accepted by MNRAS. Animations of the simulations are available at http://jilawww.colorado.edu/~pja/recoil.html

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The Quasar SDSS J105041.35+345631.3: Black Hole Recoil or Extreme Double-Peaked Emitter?

Tuesday, July 21st, 2009


by Shields, G. A. and Rosario, D. J. and Smith, K. L. and Bonning, E. W. and Salviander, S. and Kalirai, J. S. and Strickler, R. and Ramirez-Ruiz, E. and Dutton, A. A. and Treu, T. and Marshall, P. J.
4 pages, 2 figures, submitted to ApJ Letters

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Simulations of Recoiling Massive Black Holes in the Via Lactea Halo

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009


by Guedes, Javiera and Madau, Piero and Kuhlen, Micheal and Diemand, Jürg and Zemp, Marcel
23 pages, 7 figures, accepted for publication on ApJ

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