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

Observational papers

  • 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

  • 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
LVC
  • 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

LVC

Review documents

LVC

Technical documentation

Regression