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Archive for the ‘massive binaries of black holes’ Category

The dynamical fingerprint of core scouring in massive elliptical galaxies

Monday, November 18th, 2013

arXiv:1311.3783

by Thomas, J. and Saglia, R. P. and Bender, R. and Erwin, P. and Fabricius, M.
13 pages, 3 figures, submitted to ApJ

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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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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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Two in one? A possible dual radio-emitting nucleus in the quasar SDSS J1425+3231

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1206.2167

by Frey, S. and Paragi, Z. and An, T. and Gabanyi, K. E.
7 pages, 2 figures. Accepted for publication in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

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

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

arXiv:1205.6202

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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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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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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Binary Black Hole Merger in Galactic Nuclei: Post-Newtonian Simulations

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

arXiv:0812.2756

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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Stable counteralignment of a circumbinary disc

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

arXiv:1204.4185

by Nixon, Chris
5 pages, 4 figures. Accepted for publication in MNRAS

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Chaotic orbits in a 3D galactic dynamical model with a double nucleus

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1204.0324

by Caranicolas, Nicolaos D. and Zotos, Euaggelos E.
Published in Mechanics Research Communications journal

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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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No snow-plough mechanism during the rapid hardening of supermassive black hole binaries

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

arXiv:1203.4085

by Baruteau, Clément and Ramirez-Ruiz, Enrico and Masset, Frédéric
5 pages, 5 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS

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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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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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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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Mergers of Unequal Mass Galaxies: Supermassive Black Hole Binary Evolution and Structure of Merger Remnants

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

arXiv:1202.2124

by Khan, Fazeel Mahmood and Preto, Miguel and Berczik, Peter and Berentzen, Ingo and Just, Andreas and Spurzem, Rainer
Accepted for publication in the Astrophysical Journal (ApJ). 14 pages, 8 figures

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Gravitational wave diagnosis of a circumbinary disk

Monday, January 16th, 2012

arXiv:1201.2858

by Hayasaki, Kimitake and Yagi, Kent and Tanaka, Takahiro and Mineshige, Shin
10 pages, 2 figures, submitted to ApJ

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Double-peaked Narrow-Line Signatures of Dual Supermassive Black Holes in Galaxy Merger Simulations

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012

arXiv:1201.1904

by Blecha, Laura and Loeb, Abraham and Narayan, Ramesh
20 pages, 9 figures. Submitted to MNRAS

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Is J enough? Comparison of gravitational waves emitted along the total angular momentum direction with other preferred orientations

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012

arXiv:1201.2113

by O’Shaughnessy, R. and Healy, J. and London, L. and Meeks, Z. and Shoemaker, D.
Submitted to PRD

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Erratic Jet Wobbling in the BL Lacertae Object OJ287 Revealed by Sixteen Years of 7mm VLBA Observations

Saturday, December 24th, 2011

arXiv:1112.4747

by Agudo, Ivan and Marscher, Alan P. and Jorstad, Svetlana G. and Gomez, Jose L. and Perucho, Manel and Piner, B. Glenn and Rioja, Maria and Dodson, Richard
Accepted for Publication in The Astrophysical Journal. 11 pages, 6 figures, 4 tables. High resolution images on figure 1 and complete tables 1 and 2 may be provided on request

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Gravitational radiation from compact binary systems in the massive Brans-Dicke theory of gravity

Saturday, December 24th, 2011

arXiv:1112.4903

by Alsing, Justin and Berti, Emanuele and Will, Clifford and Zaglauer, Helmut
19 pages, 2 figures, 2 tables

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Recoiling Supermassive Black Holes in Spin-flip Radio Galaxies

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

arXiv:1112.1081

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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The Limited Role of Mergers in the Black Hole to Bulge Mass Relation

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

arXiv:1112.0782

by Lahav, Carmit Gordon and Meiron, Yohai and Soker, Noam
10 pages, 3 figures, 2 tables

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Observational Evidence for a Correlation Between Jet Power and Black Hole Spin

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

arXiv:1112.0569

by Narayan, Ramesh and McClintock, Jeffrey E.
Published online in MNRAS, November 21, 2011

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The Gravitational Wave International Committee Roadmap: The future of gravitational wave astronomy

Monday, November 28th, 2011

arXiv:1111.5825

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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The complete non-spinning effective-one-body metric at linear order in the mass ratio

Thursday, November 24th, 2011

arXiv:1111.5610

by Barausse, Enrico and Buonanno, Alessandra and Tiec, Alexandre Le
11 pages, 2 figures

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Gravitational Self-Force Correction to the Binding Energy of Compact Binary Systems

Thursday, November 24th, 2011

arXiv:1111.5609

by Tiec, Alexandre Le and Barausse, Enrico and Buonanno, Alessandra
5 pages, 1 figure

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The First Law of Binary Black Hole Mechanics in General Relativity and Post-Newtonian Theory

Thursday, November 24th, 2011

arXiv:1111.5378

by Tiec, Alexandre Le and Blanchet, Luc and Whiting, Bernard F.
43 pages, 3 figures

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