Current status of gravitational wave observations

Fairhurst, S., Guidi, G., Hello, P., Whelan, J.T. and Woan, G. (2010) Current status of gravitational wave observations. General Relativity and Gravitation, 43(2), pp. 387-407. (doi: 10.1007/s10714-010-1009-1)

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Publisher's URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10714-010-1009-1

Abstract

The first generation of gravitational wave interferometric detectors have taken data at, or close to, their design sensitivity. This data has been searched for a broad range of gravitational wave signatures. An overview of gravitational wave search methods and results are presented. Searches for gravitational waves from unmodelled burst sources, compact binary coalescences, continuous wave sources and stochastic backgrounds are discussed.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Woan, Professor Graham
Authors: Fairhurst, S., Guidi, G., Hello, P., Whelan, J.T., and Woan, G.
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Physics and Astronomy
Journal Name:General Relativity and Gravitation
Publisher:Springer New York LLC
ISSN:0001-7701
ISSN (Online):1572-9532
Published Online:25 May 2010

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