# Documents¶

This page collects the relevant documentation on the cWB pipeline and the analyses conducted with it.

**Observational papers**¶

- R. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo
Collaboration),
*GWTC-3: Compact Binary Coalescences Observed by LIGO and Virgo During the Second Part of the Third Observing Run*, link to arXiv - R. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo
Collaboration),
*GWTC-2: Compact Binary Coalescences Observed by LIGO and Virgo During the First Half of the Third Observing Run*, link to arXiv - R. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo
Collaboration),
*GW190814: Gravitational Waves from the Coalescence of a 23 M⊙ Black Hole with a 2.6 M⊙ Compact Object*, Astron. J. Lett. 896,(2020): link to AJL, link to arXiv - R. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo
Collaboration),
*GW190521: A Binary Black Hole Merger with a Total Mass of 150 M⊙*, Phys. Rev. Lett. 125, (2020): link to PRL, link to arXiv - B.P. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo
Collaboration),
*GWTC-1: A Gravitational-Wave Transient Catalog of Compact Binary Mergers Observed by LIGO and Virgo during the First and Second Observing Runs*, link to arXiv - B.P. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo
Collaboration),
*Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Black Hole Merger*, Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 061102 (2016): link to PRL, link to arXiv - B.P. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo
Collaboration),
*Observing gravitational-wave transient GW150914 with minimal assumptions*, Phys. Rev. D 93, 122004 (2016): link to PRD, link to arXiv - J. Aasi et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo
Collaboration),
*Search for gravitational radiation from intermediate mass black hole binaries in data from the second LIGO-Virgo joint science run*, Phys. Rev. D 89, 122003 (2014): link to PRD, link to arXiv - J. Abadie et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo
Collaboration),
*All-sky search for gravitational-wave bursts in the second joint LIGO-Virgo run*, Phys. Rev. D 85, 122007 (2012): link to PRD, link to arXiv - J. Abadie et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo
Collaboration),
*Search for Gravitational Waves from Intermediate Mass Binary Black Holes*, Phys. Rev. D 85, 102004 (2012): link to PRD, link to arXiv - J. Abadie et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo
Collaboration),
*All-sky search for gravitational-wave bursts in the first joint LIGO-GEO-Virgo run*, Phys. Rev. D 81, 102001 (2010): link to PRD, link to arXiv

**Methodological papers**¶

- Marek J. Szczepańczyk, Francesco Salemi, Sophie Bini, Tanmaya Mishra, Gabriele Vedovato, V. Gayathri,
Imre Bartos, Shubhagata Bhaumik, Marco Drago, Odysse Halim, Claudia Lazzaro, Andrea Miani, Edoardo Milotti,
Giovanni A. Prodi, Shubhanshu Tiwari, Sergey Klimenko,
*Search for gravitational-wave bursts in the third Advanced LIGO-Virgo run with coherent WaveBurst enhanced by Machine Learning*, link to arXiv - M. Drago, S. Klimenko, C. Lazzaro, E. Milotti, G. Mitselmakher, V. Necula,
B. O’Brian, G. Prodi, F. Salemi, M. Szczepanczyk, S. Tiwari, V. Tiwari, G. V,
G. Vedovato, I. Yakushin,
*Coherent waveburst, a pipeline for unmodeled gravitational-wave data analysis*, SoftwareX 14, (2021): link to SoftX, link to arXiv - F. Salemi, E. Milotti, G. A. Prodi, G. Vedovato, C. Lazzaro, S. Tiwari, S. Vinciguerra,
M. Drago, and S. Klimenko,
*Wider look at the gravitational-wave transients from GWTC-1 using an unmodeled reconstruction method*, Phys. Rev. D100, 042003 (2019): link to PRD, link to arXiv - S. Klimenko, G. Vedovato, M. Drago, F. Salemi, V. Tiwari, G.A. Prodi,
C. Lazzaro, K. Ackley, S. Tiwari, C.F. Da Silva, and G. Mitselmakher,
*Method for detection and reconstruction of gravitational wave transients with networks of advanced detectors*, Phys. Rev. D 93, 042004 (2016): link to PRD, link to arXiv - Vaibhav Tiwari et al.,
*Regression of Environmental Noise in LIGO Data*, arXiv e-prints (2015): link to arXiv - Reed Essick et al.,
*Localization of Short Duration Gravitational-wave Transients with the Early Advanced LIGO and Virgo Detectors*, arXiv e-prints (2014): link to arXiv - G. Mazzolo et al.,
*Prospects for intermediate mass black hole binary searches with advanced gravitational-wave detectors*, arXiv e-prints (2014): link to arXiv - S. Klimenko and C.Pankow,
*Detection statistic for multiple algorithms, networks and data sets*, LIGO document number T-1300869 (2013): link to DCC - V. Necula et al.,
*Transient analysis with fast Wilson-Daubechies time-frequency transform*, J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 363, 01203 (2012): link to JPCS - S. Klimenko et al.,
*Localization of gravitational wave sources with networks of advanced detectors*, Phys. Rev. D 83, 102001 (2011): link to PRD, link to arXiv - S. Klimenko et al.,
*Coherent method for detection of gravitational wave bursts*, Class. Quantum Grav. 25, 114029 (2008): link to CQG, link to arXiv - S. Klimenko et al.,
*Constraint Likelihood analysis for a network of gravitational wave detectors*, Phys. Rev. D 72, 122002 (2005): link to PRD, link to arXiv - S. Klimenko and G. Mitselmakher,
*A wavelet method for detection of gravitational wave bursts*, Class. Quantum Grav. 21 S1819-S1830 (2004): link to CQG

**PhD theses**¶

- G. Mazzolo,
*Search for intermediate mass black hole binaries with networks of ground-based gravitational-wave detectors*(2013): link to thesis - C. Pankow,
*Search for gravitational waves from intermediate mass black hole binaries*(2011): link to thesis - M. Drago,
*Search for transient gravitational wave signals with unknown waveform in the LIGO Virgo network of interferometric detectors using a fully coherent algorithm*(2010):`download thesis`

- S. Tiwari,
*Gravitational waves from eccentric binary black hole merges*(2018): link to thesis - M. Szczepaczyk,
*Multimessenger Astronomy with Gravitational Waves from Core-Collapse Supernovae*(2018): link to thesis

**cWB algorithm: status and infrastructure**¶

- Measurement of the signal polarization with the network of ground-based gravitational wave detectors, The APS April Meeting held on 11 Apr 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland
- Reconstruction of chirp mass and eccentricity of an eccentric binary from its signature on the time-frequency map, The APS April Meeting held on 11 Apr 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland
- Waveform reconstruction with coherent WaveBurst algorithm, The APS April Meeting held on 11 Apr 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland
- Results of the eccentric binary search on the S5/S6-VSR1/2/3 data, Burst f2f, LVC meeting, Pasadena (2015)
- cWB2G polarization constraintsnd Sky Localization, Burst f2f, LVC meeting, Pasadena (2015)
- Report on the development of the cWB2G pipeline, Burst f2f, LVC meeting, Hannover (2013)
- Coincise tutorial on how to perform an analysis with cWB, Burst f2f, LVC meeting, Washington (2013)
- Overview of the cWB2G pipeline, Burst f2f, LVC meeting, Washington (2013)
- A Rule of Thumb for the Detectability of Gravitational-Wave Bursts, Patrick J. Sutton (2013)
- features and tools of the cWB2G pipeline, Burst f2f, LVC meeting, Rome (2012)
- Status of the cWB pipeline, Burst f2f, LVC meeting, Rome (2012)
- Upper limits from counting experiments with multiple pipelines, Patrick J. Sutton (2010)

**Review documents**¶

- cWB2G Review Page (2014/2015)
- Review document of the cWB version used for the S6-VSR2 all-sky analysis (2011)
- Review readiness presentation for the cWB version used for the S6-VSR2 all-sky analysis, LVC meeting, Arcadia (2010)
`Review document of the cWB version used for the S5-VSR1 all-sky analysis`

(2007)

**Technical documentation**¶

- S. Klimenko,
`New features developed for the cWB pipeline used for the Second Observational run O2`

(2017) - S. Klimenko,
`This document describes the construction of fixed and adaptive cWB x-regulators (used in O2 run)`

(2017) - S. Klimenko,
`Estimation of the signal: the wavelet packet (used in O2 run)`

(2017) - S. Klimenko,
`Coherent Network Analysis`

, Florida (2014) - G. Vedovato,
`Waveform and Position Reconstruction`

, presentation at GWDAW14, Rome (2010) - M. Drago,
`Note on the cWB likelihood formalism`

(2009) - S. Klimenko et al.,
`Note on version 4.7.0 of the cWB WAT library`

, LIGO document number 080011-00-Z (2008) - R. A. Mercer and S. Klimenko,
`Note on the cWB Coherent Event Display`

(2008) - G.Vedovato,
`Application of bi-spectral techniques to Virgo Data`

(2008) - S. Klimenko,
`Detection and reconstruction of burst signals with networks of gravitational wave detectors`

, seminar in Padova (2007)

**Regression**

Theory

Presentations

- M. Drago, Impact of noise canceling by regression on searches for continous gravitational waves, presentation at GWPAW, Hannover (2012)
- M. Drago, Regression of Virgo data, Noise meeting (2012)
- S. Klimenko, Regression of LIGO noise, CW group meeting (2012)
- S. Klimenko, Regression of LIGO/Virgo data, Burst f2f, LVC meeting, Boston (2012)
- M. Drago, Regression of Virgo data, LVC meeting, Boston (2012)