This collection features the open access research of the Nobel Prize-winning LIGO project. Louisiana State University is a participant in this endeavor, which has detected the gravitational waves predicted by Albert Einstein over one hundred years ago in his General Theory of Relativity

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Submissions from 2021

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Search For Anisotropic Gravitational-Wave Backgrounds Using Data From Advanced Ligo And Advanced Virgo'S First Three Observing Runs, R Abbott, T D. Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, R Abbott, A Adams, C Adams, R X. Adhikari, V B. Adya, C Affeldt, et al.

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GWTC-2: Compact Binary Coalescences Observed by LIGO and Virgo during the First Half of the Third Observing Run, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, A. Adams, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, et al.

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LIGO detector characterization in the second and third observing runs, D. Davis, J. S. Areeda, B. K. Berger, R. Bruntz, A. Effler, R. C. Essick, R. P. Fisher, P. Godwin, E. Goetz, A. F. Helmling-Cornell, et al.

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Environmental noise in advanced LIGO detectors, P. Nguyen, R. M.S. Schofield, A. Effler, C. Austin, V. Adya, M. Ball, S. Banagiri, K. Banowetz, C. Billman, C. D. Blair, et al.

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Reducing scattered light in LIGO's third observing run, S. Soni, C. Austin, A. Effler, R. M.S. Schofield, G. González, V. V. Frolov, J. C. Driggers, A. Pele, A. L. Urban, G. Valdes, et al.

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Discovering Features In Gravitational-Wave Data Through Detector Characterization, Citizen Science And Machine Learning, S Soni, C P. Berry, S B. Coughlin, M Harandi, S Soni, K Crowston, C Osterlund, O Patane, A K. Katsaggelos, L Trouille, et al.

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Identification and Reduction of Scattered Light Noise in LIGO, Siddharth Soni

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Approaching the motional ground state of a 10-kg object, Chris Whittle, Evan D. Hall, Sheila Dwyer, Nergis Mavalvala, Vivishek Sudhir, R. Abbott, A. Ananyeva, C. Austin, L. Barsotti, J. Betzwieser, et al.

Submissions from 2020

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GW190425: Observation of a Compact Binary Coalescence with Total Mass ∼ 3.4 M o, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, et al.

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Erratum: Searches for gravitational waves from known pulsars at two harmonics in 2015-2017 LIGO data (Astrophysical Journal (2019) 879 (10) DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/ab20cb), B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, et al.

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Prospects for observing and localizing gravitational-wave transients with Advanced LIGO, Advanced Virgo and KAGRA, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, M. Agathos, et al.

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A guide to LIGO-Virgo detector noise and extraction of transient gravitational-wave signals, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, M. Agathos, et al.

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Model comparison from LIGO-Virgo data on GW170817's binary components and consequences for the merger remnant, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, M. Agathos, et al.

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Optically targeted search for gravitational waves emitted by core-collapse supernovae during the first and second observing runs of advanced LIGO and advanced Virgo, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, M. Agathos, et al.

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Gravitational-wave Constraints on the Equatorial Ellipticity of Millisecond Pulsars, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, A. Adams, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, et al.

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GW190412: Observation of a binary-black-hole coalescence with asymmetric masses, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, M. Agathos, et al.

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GW190521: A Binary Black Hole Merger with a Total Mass of 150 M, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, M. Agathos, et al.

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GW190814: Gravitational Waves from the Coalescence of a 23 Solar Mass Black Hole with a 2.6 Solar Mass Compact Object, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, M. Agathos, et al.

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Properties and Astrophysical Implications of the 150 M o˙Binary Black Hole Merger GW190521, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, M. Agathos, et al.

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A cryogenic silicon interferometer for gravitational-wave detection, R. X. Adhikari, K. Arai, A. F. Brooks, C. Wipf, O. Aguiar, P. Altin, B. Barr, L. Barsotti, R. Bassiri, A. Bell, et al.

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Room-temperature optomechanical squeezing, Nancy Aggarwal, Torrey J. Cullen, Jonathan Cripe, Garrett D. Cole, Robert Lanza, Adam Libson, David Follman, Paula Heu, Thomas Corbitt, and Nergis Mavalvala

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Sensitivity and performance of the Advanced LIGO detectors in the third observing run, A. Buikema, C. Cahillane, G. L. Mansell, C. D. Blair, R. Abbott, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, A. Ananyeva, S. Appert, K. Arai, et al.

Submissions from 2019

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Low-latency Gravitational-wave Alerts for Multimessenger Astronomy during the Second Advanced LIGO and Virgo Observing Run, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, et al.

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Narrow-band search for gravitational waves from known pulsars using the second LIGO observing run, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, et al.

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Search for gravitational waves from Scorpius X-1 in the second Advanced LIGO observing run with an improved hidden Markov model, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, et al.

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Search for Transient Gravitational-wave Signals Associated with Magnetar Bursts during Advanced LIGO's Second Observing Run, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, et al.

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Tests of general relativity with the binary black hole signals from the LIGO-Virgo catalog GWTC-1, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, et al.

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Search for the isotropic stochastic background using data from Advanced LIGO's second observing run, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, M. Agathos, et al.

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Properties of the Binary Neutron Star Merger GW170817, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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Search for Gravitational Waves from a Long-lived Remnant of the Binary Neutron Star Merger GW170817, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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Tests of General Relativity with GW170817, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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Search for Multimessenger Sources of Gravitational Waves and High-energy Neutrinos with Advanced LIGO during Its First Observing Run, ANTARES, and IceCube, A. Albert, M. André, M. Anghinolfi, M. Ardid, J. J. Aubert, J. Aublin, T. Avgitas, B. Baret, J. Barrios-Martí, S. Basa, et al.

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The CALorimetric Electron Telescope (CALET) on the international space station: Results from the first two years on orbit, Y. Asaoka, O. Adriani, Y. Akaike, K. Asano, M. G. Bagliesi, E. Berti, G. Bigongiari, W. R. Binns, S. Bonechi, M. Bongi, et al.

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A Fermi Gamma-Ray Burst Monitor Search for Electromagnetic Signals Coincident with Gravitational-wave Candidates in Advanced LIGO's First Observing Run, E. Burns, A. Goldstein, C. M. Hui, L. Blackburn, M. S. Briggs, V. Connaughton, R. Hamburg, D. Kocevski, P. Veres, C. A. Wilson-Hodge, et al.

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Improving astrophysical parameter estimation via offline noise subtraction for Advanced LIGO, J. C. Driggers, S. Vitale, A. P. Lundgren, M. Evans, K. Kawabe, S. E. Dwyer, K. Izumi, R. M.S. Schofield, A. Effler, D. Sigg, et al.

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Searching for - And finding! - Gravitational waves, Gabriela González and Marie Kasprzack

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Binary Black Hole Population Properties Inferred from the First and Second Observing Runs of Advanced LIGO and Advanced Virgo, The Ligo Scientific Collaboration, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, S. Abraham, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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Exploring the sensitivity of gravitational wave detectors to neutron star physics, Denis Martynov, Haixing Miao, Huan Yang, Francisco Hernandez Vivanco, Eric Thrane, Rory Smith, Paul Lasky, William E. East, Rana Adhikari, Andreas Bauswein, et al.

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First Measurement of the Hubble Constant from a Dark Standard Siren using the Dark Energy Survey Galaxies and the LIGO/Virgo Binary-Black-hole Merger GW170814, M. Soares-Santos, A. Palmese, W. Hartley, J. Annis, J. Garcia-Bellido, O. Lahav, Z. Doctor, M. Fishbach, D. E. Holz, H. Lin, et al.

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Quantum-Enhanced Advanced LIGO Detectors in the Era of Gravitational-Wave Astronomy, M. Tse, Haocun Yu, N. Kijbunchoo, A. Fernandez-Galiana, P. Dupej, L. Barsotti, C. D. Blair, D. D. Brown, S. E. Dwyer, A. Effler, et al.

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Fermi-GBM Follow-up of LIGO-Virgo Binary Black Hole Mergers: Detection Prospects, P. Veres, T. Dal Canton, E. Burns, A. Goldstein, T. B. Littenberg, N. Christensen, and R. D. Preece

Submissions from 2018

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Prospects for observing and localizing gravitational-wave transients with Advanced LIGO, Advanced Virgo and KAGRA, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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All-sky search for long-duration gravitational wave transients in the first Advanced LIGO observing run, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Effects of data quality vetoes on a search for compact binary coalescences in Advanced LIGO's first observing run, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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GW170817: Implications for the Stochastic Gravitational-Wave Background from Compact Binary Coalescences, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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Search for Tensor, Vector, and Scalar Polarizations in the Stochastic Gravitational-Wave Background, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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Constraints on cosmic strings using data from the first Advanced LIGO observing run, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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Full band all-sky search for periodic gravitational waves in the O1 LIGO data, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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GW170817: Measurements of Neutron Star Radii and Equation of State, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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Search for Subsolar-Mass Ultracompact Binaries in Advanced LIGO's First Observing Run, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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Identification and mitigation of narrow spectral artifacts that degrade searches for persistent gravitational waves in the first two observing runs of Advanced LIGO, P. B. Covas, A. Effler, E. Goetz, P. M. Meyers, A. Neunzert, M. Oliver, B. L. Pearlstone, V. J. Roma, R. M.S. Schofield, V. B. Adya, et al.

Submissions from 2017

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Directional Limits on Persistent Gravitational Waves from Advanced LIGO's First Observing Run, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Erratum: First search for gravitational waves from known pulsars with advanced LIGO (Astrophysical Journal (2017) 839 (12) DOI: 10.3847/1538-4357/aa677f), B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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First Search for Gravitational Waves from Known Pulsars with Advanced LIGO, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Search for Gravitational Waves Associated with Gamma-Ray Bursts during the First Advanced LIGO Observing Run and Implications for the Origin of GRB 150906B, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Upper Limits on the Stochastic Gravitational-Wave Background from Advanced LIGO's First Observing Run, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Observation of gravitational waves from a binary black hole merger, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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The basic physics of the binary black hole merger GW150914, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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All-sky search for short gravitational-wave bursts in the first Advanced LIGO run, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Search for continuous gravitational waves from neutron stars in globular cluster NGC 6544, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Calibration of the Advanced LIGO detectors for the discovery of the binary black-hole merger GW150914, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, K. Ackley, C. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, C. Affeldt, et al.

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Gravitational Waves and Gamma-Rays from a Binary Neutron Star Merger: GW170817 and GRB 170817A, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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A gravitational-wave standard siren measurement of the Hubble constant, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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GW170817: Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Neutron Star Inspiral, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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Multi-messenger observations of a binary neutron star merger, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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Search for Post-merger Gravitational Waves from the Remnant of the Binary Neutron Star Merger GW170817, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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Upper Limits on Gravitational Waves from Scorpius X-1 from a Model-based Cross-correlation Search in Advanced LIGO Data, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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First narrow-band search for continuous gravitational waves from known pulsars in advanced detector data, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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Search for gravitational waves from Scorpius X-1 in the first Advanced LIGO observing run with a hidden Markov model, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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All-sky search for periodic gravitational waves in the O1 LIGO data, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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Search for intermediate mass black hole binaries in the first observing run of Advanced LIGO, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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First low-frequency Einstein@Home all-sky search for continuous gravitational waves in Advanced LIGO data, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, V. B. Adya, et al.

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Search for high-energy neutrinos from gravitational wave event GW151226 and candidate LVT151012 with ANTARES and IceCube, A. Albert, M. André, M. Anghinolfi, G. Anton, M. Ardid, J. J. Aubert, T. Avgitas, B. Baret, J. Barrios-Martí, S. Basa, et al.

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Search for High-energy Neutrinos from Binary Neutron Star Merger GW170817 with ANTARES, IceCube, and the Pierre Auger Observatory, A. Albert, M. André, M. Anghinolfi, M. Ardid, J. J. Aubert, J. Aublin, T. Avgitas, B. Baret, J. Barrios-Martí, S. Basa, et al.

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Observations of GW170817 by DESGW and the DECam GW-EM Collaboration, James Annis, G. González, and R. Hynes

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The Fermi GBM and LAT follow-up of GW150914, E. Bissaldi, V. Connaughton, N. Omodei, E. Burns, A. Goldstein, and G. Vianello

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First Demonstration of Electrostatic Damping of Parametric Instability at Advanced LIGO, Carl Blair, Slawek Gras, Richard Abbott, Stuart Aston, Joseph Betzwieser, David Blair, Ryan Derosa, Matthew Evans, Valera Frolov, Peter Fritschel, et al.

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Reanalysis of LIGO black-hole coalescences with alternative prior assumptions, Davide Gerosa, Salvatore Vitale, Carl Johan Haster, Katerina Chatziioannou, Aaron Zimmerman, G. González, and R. Hynes

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Fermi Observations of the LIGO Event GW170104, A. Goldstein, P. Veres, E. Burns, L. Blackburn, M. S. Briggs, N. Christensen, W. H. Cleveland, V. Connaughton, T. Dal Canton, R. Hamburg, et al.

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Quantum correlation measurements in interferometric gravitational-wave detectors, D. V. Martynov, V. V. Frolov, S. Kandhasamy, K. Izumi, H. Miao, N. Mavalvala, E. D. Hall, R. Lanza, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, et al.

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Effects of transients in LIGO suspensions on searches for gravitational waves, M. Walker, T. D. Abbott, S. M. Aston, G. González, D. M. Macleod, J. McIver, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

Submissions from 2016

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Search of the Orion spur for continuous gravitational waves using a loosely coherent algorithm on data from LIGO interferometers, J. Aasi, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, et al.

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Characterization of transient noise in Advanced LIGO relevant to gravitational wave signal GW150914, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, M. Adamo, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, et al.

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ASTROPHYSICAL IMPLICATIONS of the BINARY BLACK HOLE MERGER GW150914, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Binary Black Hole Mergers in the First Advanced LIGO Observing Run, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Comprehensive all-sky search for periodic gravitational waves in the sixth science run LIGO data, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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First targeted search for gravitational-wave bursts from core-collapse supernovae in data of first-generation laser interferometer detectors, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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GW150914: First results from the search for binary black hole coalescence with Advanced LIGO, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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GW150914: Implications for the stochastic gravitational-wave background from binary black holes, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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GW150914: The advanced LIGO detectors in the era of first discoveries, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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GW151226: Observation of Gravitational Waves from a 22-Solar-Mass Binary Black Hole Coalescence, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Improved analysis of GW150914 using a fully spin-precessing waveform model, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Localization and broadband follow-up of the gravitational-wave transient GW150914, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Properties of the Binary Black Hole Merger GW150914, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Search for transient gravitational waves in coincidence with short-duration radio transients during 2007-2013, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Tests of General Relativity with GW150914, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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The rate of binary black hole mergers inferred from advanced LIGO observations surrounding GW150914, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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UPPER LIMITS on the RATES of BINARY NEUTRON STAR and NEUTRON STAR-BLACK HOLE MERGERS from ADVANCED LIGO'S FIRST OBSERVING RUN, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Results of the deepest all-sky survey for continuous gravitational waves on LIGO S6 data running on the Einstein@Home volunteer distributed computing project, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.

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Prospects for observing and localizing gravitational-wave transients with advanced LIGO and advanced virgo, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R. X. Adhikari, et al.