Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/2440/48712
Citations
Scopus Web of Science® Altmetric
?
?
Type: Journal article
Title: Astrophysically triggered searches for gravitational waves: status and prospects
Author: Abbott, B.
Abbott, R.
Adhikari, R.
Ajith, P.
Allen, B.
Allen, G.
Amin, R.
Anderson, S.
Anderson, W.
Arain, M.
Araya, M.
Armandula, H.
Armor, P.
Aso, Y.
Aston, S.
Aufmuth, P.
Aulbert, C.
Babak, S.
Ballmer, S.
Bantilan, H.
et al.
Citation: Classical and Quantum Gravity, 2008; 25(11):1-12
Publisher: IOP Publishing Ltd
Issue Date: 2008
ISSN: 0264-9381
1361-6382
Statement of
Responsibility: 
B. Abbott... D. J. Hosken... J. Munch... P. J. Veitch...et al. (VIRGO Collaboration)
Abstract: In gravitational-wave detection, special emphasis is put onto searches that focus on cosmic events detected by other types of astrophysical observatories. The astrophysical triggers, e.g. from ╬│-ray and x-ray satellites, optical telescopes and neutrino observatories, provide a trigger time for analyzing gravitational-wave data coincident with the event. In certain cases the expected frequency range, source energetics, directional and progenitor information are also available. Beyond allowing the recognition of gravitational waveforms with amplitudes closer to the noise floor of the detector, these triggered searches should also lead to rich science results even before the onset of Advanced LIGO. In this paper we provide a broad review of LIGO's astrophysically triggered searches and the sources they target.
RMID: 0020080650
DOI: 10.1088/0264-9381/25/11/114051
Appears in Collections:Physics publications
Environment Institute publications

Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.