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Archive for the ‘spin’ Category

Supermassive black hole mergers as dual sources for electromagnetic flares in the jet emission and gravitational waves

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013


by Tápai, M. and Gergely, L. Á. and Keresztes, Z. and Wiita, P. J. and Biermann, P. L.
to appear in Astronomical Notes (Astronomische Nachrichten), issue 9, 2013

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Stellar dynamics and extreme-mass ratio inspirals

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012


by Amaro-Seoane, Pau
160 pages, two columns. Invited review to Living Reviews in Relativity. Some parts profit from arXiv:astro-ph/0703495, although they have been significantly expanded and improved

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On the determination of the spin of the black hole in Cyg X-1 from X-ray reflection spectra

Friday, April 27th, 2012


by Fabian, A. C. and Wilkins, D. R. and Miller, J. M. and Reis, R. C. and Reynolds, C. S. and Cackett, E. M. and Nowak, M. A. and Pooley, G. G. and Pottschmidt, K. and Sanders, J. S. and Ross, R. R. and Wilms, J.
7 pages, 10 figures, MNRAS in press

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A Monte Carlo Markov Chain based investigation of black hole spin in the active galaxy NGC3783

Friday, April 27th, 2012


by Reynolds, C. S. and Brenneman, L. W. and Lohfink, A. M. and Trippe, M. L. and Miller, J. M. and Fabian, A. C. and Nowak, M. A.
Submitted to the Astrophysical Journal

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Stable counteralignment of a circumbinary disc

Saturday, April 21st, 2012


by Nixon, Chris
5 pages, 4 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


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

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Cosmological Evolution of Supermassive Black Holes. II. Evidence for Downsizing of Spin Evolution

Friday, February 17th, 2012


by Li, Yan-Rong and Wang, Jian-Min and Ho, Luis C.
To appear in the ApJ, 11 pages and 9 figures

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A prototype effective-one-body model for non-precessing spinning inspiral-merger-ringdown waveforms

Monday, February 6th, 2012


by Taracchini, Andrea and Pan, Yi and Buonanno, Alessandra and Barausse, Enrico and Boyle, Michael and Chu, Tony and Lovelace, Geoffrey and Pfeiffer, Harald P. and Scheel, Mark A.
19 pages, 8 figures

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The evolution of massive black holes and their spins in their galactic hosts

Monday, January 30th, 2012


by Barausse, Enrico
25 pages, 15 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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Broken discs: warp propagation in accretion discs

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012


by Nixon, Chris and King, Andrew
8 pages, 9 figures. Accepted for publication in MNRAS

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

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011


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

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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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Strong field effects on emission line profiles: Kerr black holes and warped accretion disks

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011


by Wang, Yan and Li, Xiang-Dong
22 pages, 8 figures. Accepted for publication in ApJ

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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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Elimination of the spin supplementary condition in the effective field theory approach to the post-Newtonian approximation

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011


by Hergt, Steven and Steinhoff, Jan and Schaefer, Gerhard
37 pages, submitted

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Accurate gravitational waveforms for binary-black-hole mergers with nearly extremal spins

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011


by Lovelace, Geoffrey and Boyle, Michael and Scheel, Mark A. and Szilagyi, Bela
17 pages, 7 figures, submitted to Classical and Quantum Gravity

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Evidence for cosmic evolution in the spin of the most massive black holes

Monday, September 12th, 2011


by Martinez-Sansigre, Alejo and Rawlings, Steve
Accepted by MNRAS. 6 pages, 3 colour figures. Supplementary material can be found at: http://research.icg.port.ac.uk/~martinea/spin_suppl_fig.pdf

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Blindly detecting orbital modulations of jets from merging supermassive black holes

Monday, September 12th, 2011


by O’Shaughnessy, R. and Kaplan, D. L. and Sesana, A. and Kamble, A.
Submitted to ApJ. v1 original submission; v2 minor changes in response to referee

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1H0707-495 in 2011: An X-ray source within a gravitational radius of the event horizon

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011


by Fabian, A. C. and Zoghbi, A. and Wilkins, D. and Dwelly, T. and Uttley, P. and Schartel, N. and Miniutti, G. and Gallo, L. and Grupe, D. and Komossa, S. and Santos-Lleo, M.
9 pages, 19 figures, MNRAS in press

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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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Testing General Relativity with LISA including Spin Precession and Higher Harmonics in the Waveform

Friday, August 19th, 2011


by Huwyler, Cédric and Klein, Antoine and Jetzer, Philippe
26 pages, 28 figures

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Black holes of intermediate masses in globular clusters: constraints on a spin of a black hole

Thursday, August 18th, 2011


by Buliga, S. D. and Globina, V. I. and Gnedin, Yu. N. and Natsvlishvili, T. M. and Piotrovich, M. Yu. and Shaht, N. A.
4 pages

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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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Black hole Spin in Sw J1644+57 and Sw J2058+05

Thursday, August 18th, 2011


by Lei, Wei-Hua and Zhang, Bing
5 pages, 1 figures

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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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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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Effective one body Hamiltonian of two spinning black-holes with next-to-next-to-leading order spin-orbit coupling

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011


by Nagar, Alessandro
11 pages, no figures. Submitted to Phys. Rev. D

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Assessing black hole spin in deep Suzaku observations of Seyfert 1 AGN

Sunday, June 19th, 2011


by Patrick, A. R. and Reeves, J. N. and Lobban, A. P. and Porquet, D. and Markowitz, A. G.
25 pages, 9 figures, accepted for publication in MNRAS

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