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On the mass radiated by coalescing black-hole binaries

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012


by Barausse, Enrico and Morozova, Viktoriya and Rezzolla, Luciano
9 pages (emulateapj), 4 figures

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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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High Accuracy Gravitational Waveforms from Black Hole Binary Inspirals Using OpenCL

Saturday, June 9th, 2012


by McKennon, Justin and Forrester, Gary and Khanna, Gaurav
8 pages; to appear in NSF XSEDE12

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General Relativistic Simulations of Magnetized Plasmas around Merging Supermassive Black Holes

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012


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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Tidal Disruptions of White Dwarfs from Ultra-Close Encounters with Intermediate Mass Spinning Black Holes

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012


by Haas, Roland and Shcherbakov, Roman V. and Bode, Tanja and Laguna, Pablo
15 pages, 17 figures, submitted to Astrophysical Journal

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Stochastic oscillations of general relativistic disks

Thursday, January 12th, 2012


by Harko, Tiberiu and Mocanu, Gabriela
10 pages, 8 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS

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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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Late Inspiral and Merger of Binary Black Holes in Scalar-Tensor Theories of Gravity

Monday, December 19th, 2011


by Healy, James and Bode, Tanja and Haas, Roland and Pazos, Enrique and Laguna, Pablo and Shoemaker, Deirdre M. and Yunes, Nicolás
4 pages, 5 figures, 1 table

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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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Analytical meets numerical relativity – status of complete gravitational waveform models

Thursday, November 17th, 2011


by Ohme, Frank
12 pages, 2 figures, 1 table, NRDA2011/Amaldi 9 proceedings

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Mass-Energy and Momentum Extraction by Gravitational Wave Emission in the Merger of Two Colliding Black Holes: The Non-Head-On Case

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011


by Aranha, R. F. and Soares, I. Damião and Tonini, E. V.
18 pages, 12 Figures

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Energy versus Angular Momentum in Black Hole Binaries

Friday, October 14th, 2011


by Damour, Thibault and Nagar, Alessandro and Pollney, Denis and Reisswig, Christian
4 pages, 2 figures

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On the detectability of dual jets from binary black holes

Monday, September 12th, 2011


by Moesta, Philipp and Alic, Daniela and Rezzolla, Luciano and Zanotti, Olindo and Palenzuela, Carlos
4 pages, 3 figures

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Intermediate-mass-ratio black hole binaries II: Modeling Trajectories and Gravitational Waveforms

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011


by Nakano, Hiroyuki and Zlochower, Yosef and Lousto, Carlos O. and Campanelli, Manuela
23 pages, 35 figures, revtex4

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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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Efficient Generation of Jets from Magnetically Arrested Accretion on a Rapidly Spinning Black Hole

Thursday, August 18th, 2011


by Tchekhovskoy, Alexander and Narayan, Ramesh and McKinney, Jonathan C.
5 pages, 2 figures, MNRAS, submitted

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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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Distributional sources for black hole initial data

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011


by Tonita, Aaryn
Code available at https://github.com/SwampWalker/LeapingMonkey

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Mergers of black-hole binaries with aligned spins: Waveform characteristics

Thursday, July 7th, 2011


by Kelly, Bernard J. and Baker, John G. and Boggs, William D. and McWilliams, Sean T. and Centrella, Joan
19 pages, 17 figures

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Reliability of complete gravitational waveform models for compact binary coalescences

Thursday, July 7th, 2011


by Ohme, Frank and Hannam, Mark and Husa, Sascha
15 pages, 9 figures, PDFLaTeX

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Periastron Advance in Black Hole Binaries

Sunday, June 19th, 2011


by Tiec, Alexandre Le and Mroué, Abdul H. and Barack, Leor and Buonanno, Alessandra and Pfeiffer, Harald P. and Sago, Norichika and Taracchini, Andrea
5 pages, 3 figures

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Gravitational waves from the Papaloizou-Pringle instability in black hole-torus systems

Thursday, May 26th, 2011


by Kiuchi, Kenta and Shibata, Masaru and Montero, Pedro J. and Font, José A.
4 pages, 4 figure, to be published in PRL

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Binary black hole mergers in gaseous disks: Simulations in general relativity

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011


by Farris, Brian D. and Liu, Yuk Tung and Shapiro, Stuart L.
submitted to PRD

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Initial data transients in binary black hole evolutions

Monday, February 7th, 2011


by Bishop, Nigel and Pollney, Denis and Reisswig, Christian
18 pages, 4 figures

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Mergers of Supermassive Black Holes in Astrophysical Environments

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011


by Bode, Tanja and Bogdanovic, Tamara and Haas, Roland and Healy, James and Laguna, Pablo and Shoemaker, Deirdre
5 pages, 4 figures, 1 table

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The Status of Black-Hole Binary Merger Simulations with Numerical Relativity

Monday, January 10th, 2011


by McWilliams, Sean T.
Invited review for NRDA/CAPRA 2010, CQG special issue – 7 pages, 1 figure, 1 table

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Binary black hole coalescence in the extreme-mass-ratio limit: testing and improving the effective-one-body multipolar waveform

Monday, January 10th, 2011


by Bernuzzi, Sebastiano and Nagar, Alessandro and Zenginoglu, Anil

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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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Modeling maximum astrophysical gravitational recoil velocities

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010


by Lousto, Carlos O. and Zlochower, Yosef
8 pages, 7 figures, revtex4

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Black-hole binaries, gravitational waves, and numerical relativity

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010


by Centrella, Joan M. and Baker, John G. and Kelly, Bernard J. and van Meter, James R.
53 pages, 42 figures. Review article submitted to Reviews of Modern Physics

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