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## Archive for the ‘waveforms’ Category

### Stellar dynamics and extreme-mass ratio inspirals

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012by **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

### Self-forced gravitational waveforms for Extreme and Intermediate mass ratio inspirals

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012### Testing Chern-Simons modified gravity with observations of extreme-mass-ratio binaries

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012by **Canizares, Priscilla** and **Gair, Jonathan R.** and **Sopuerta, Carlos F.**

10 pages, JPCS of the Amaldi 9 and NRDA 2011

### Accurate modeling of intermediate-mass-ratio inspirals: exploring the form of the self-force in the intermediate-mass-ratio regime

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012by **Huerta, E. A.** and **Kumar, Prayush** and **Brown, Duncan A.**

21 pages, 8 figures. Submitted to PRD

### High Accuracy Gravitational Waveforms from Black Hole Binary Inspirals Using OpenCL

Saturday, June 9th, 2012by **McKennon, Justin** and **Forrester, Gary** and **Khanna, Gaurav**

8 pages; to appear in NSF XSEDE12

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

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012by **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

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

Monday, February 6th, 2012by **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

### Approximate Waveforms for Extreme-Mass-Ratio Inspirals: The Chimera Scheme

Monday, January 30th, 2012by **Sopuerta, Carlos F.** and **Yunes, Nicolas**

10 pages, 3 figures. LaTeX, JPCS style. Submitted to the proceedings of the 9th Edoardo Amaldi Conference on Gravitational Waves, and the 2011 Numerical Relativity – Data Analysis (NRDA) meeting, held 10-15 July 2011 in Cardiff, Wales, UK, July 10-15 2011

### Evolution of inspiral orbits around a Schwarzschild black hole

Thursday, December 1st, 2011by **Warburton, Niels** and **Akcay, Sarp** and **Barack, Leor** and **Gair, Jonathan R.** and **Sago, Norichika**

4.3 pages, 3 figures

### Analytical meets numerical relativity – status of complete gravitational waveform models

Thursday, November 17th, 2011### Modeling multipolar gravitational-wave emission from small mass-ratio mergers

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011by **Barausse, Enrico** and **Buonanno, Alessandra** and **Hughes, Scott A.** and **Khanna, Gaurav** and **O’Sullivan, Stephen** and **Pan, Yi**

19 pages, 14 figures, 6 tables

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

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011by **Lovelace, Geoffrey** and **Boyle, Michael** and **Scheel, Mark A.** and **Szilagyi, Bela**

17 pages, 7 figures, submitted to Classical and Quantum Gravity

### The Chimera Scheme: Approximate Waveforms for Extreme-Mass-Ratio Inspirals

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011by **Sopuerta, Carlos F.** and **Yunes, Nicolás**

RevTeX 4.1. 35 pages, 10 Figures, 3 Tables

### The butterfly effect in the extreme-mass ratio inspiral problem

Monday, August 29th, 2011by **Amaro-Seoane, Pau** and **Brem, Patrick** and **Cuadra, Jorge** and **Armitage, Philip J.**

Submitted

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

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011by **Nakano, Hiroyuki** and **Zlochower, Yosef** and **Lousto, Carlos O.** and **Campanelli, Manuela**

23 pages, 35 figures, revtex4

### Null infinity waveforms from extreme-mass-ratio inspirals in Kerr spacetime

Friday, August 19th, 2011### Faster computation of adiabatic EMRIs using resonances

Friday, August 19th, 2011by **Grossman, Rebecca** and **Levin, Janna** and **Perez-Giz, Gabe**

30 pages, 7 figures. Submitted to Phys. Rev. D

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

Friday, August 19th, 2011by **Huwyler, Cédric** and **Klein, Antoine** and **Jetzer, Philippe**

26 pages, 28 figures

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

Friday, August 19th, 2011### Binary dynamics from spin1-spin2 coupling at fourth post-Newtonian order

Friday, July 22nd, 2011### Next-to-next-to-leading order post-Newtonian spin(1)-spin(2) Hamiltonian for self-gravitating binaries

Friday, July 22nd, 2011### Mergers of black-hole binaries with aligned spins: Waveform characteristics

Thursday, July 7th, 2011by **Kelly, Bernard J.** and **Baker, John G.** and **Boggs, William D.** and **McWilliams, Sean T.** and **Centrella, Joan**

19 pages, 17 figures

### Reliability of complete gravitational waveform models for compact binary coalescences

Thursday, July 7th, 2011by **Ohme, Frank** and **Hannam, Mark** and **Husa, Sascha**

15 pages, 9 figures, PDFLaTeX

### Binary Black Hole Waveform Extraction at Null Infinity

Monday, June 27th, 2011### Inspiral-merger-ringdown multipolar waveforms of nonspinning black-hole binaries using the effective-one-body formalism

Thursday, June 9th, 2011by **Pan, Yi** and **Buonanno, Alessandra** and **Boyle, Michael** and **Buchman, Luisa T.** and **Kidder, Lawrence E.** and **Pfeiffer, Harald P.** and **Scheel, Mark A.**

26 pages, 25 figures

### Tail-induced spin-orbit effect in the gravitational radiation of compact binaries

Monday, May 2nd, 2011by **Blanchet, Luc** and **Buonanno, Alessandra** and **Faye, Guillaume**

Submitted to Physical Review D

### Gravitational radiation for extreme mass ratio inspirals to the 14th post-Newtonian order

Monday, May 2nd, 2011### Observable Signatures of EMRI Black Hole Binaries Embedded in Thin Accretion Disks

Thursday, April 14th, 2011by **Kocsis, Bence** and **Yunes, Nicolas** and **Loeb, Abraham**

42 pages, 8 figures, 3 tables, submitted to Phys. Rev. D

### Accuracy of the post-Newtonian approximation. II. Optimal asymptotic expansion of the energy flux for quasicircular, extreme mass-ratio inspirals into a Kerr black hole

Saturday, April 2nd, 2011by **Zhang, Zhongyang** and **Yunes, Nicolas** and **Berti, Emanuele**

9 pages, 8 figures