Group publications

Short authorlist papers or LIGO-VIRGO (LVC) with direct involvement.


  • Sylvia Biscoveanu, Colm Talbot, Salvatore Vitale
    "Sources of systematic error in gravitational-wave measurements of the binary neutron star mass distribution" - [astro-ph/2111.13619]

  • Sylvia Biscoveanu, Maximiliano Isi, Vijay Varma, Salvatore Vitale
    "
    Measuring the spins of heavy binary black holes" - [gr-qc/2106.06492] PRD 104 103018 (2021)

  • D. Frostig et al
    "An Infrared Search for Kilonovae with the WINTER Telescope. I. Binary Neutron Star Mergers" - [astro-ph/2110.01622]

  • M. Evans et al
    "A Horizon Study for Cosmic Explorer: Science, Observatories, and Community" - [astro-ph/2109.09882]

  • Hsin-Yu Chen, Salvatore Vitale, Francois Foucart
    "
    Measuring the contribution of neutron star-black hole mergers to the production of heavy metals" - [astro-ph/2107.02714] ApjL 920 L3 (2021)

  • LVC
    "
    Search for subsolar-mass binaries in the first half of Advanced LIGO and Virgo's third observing run" [astro-ph/2109.12197]

  • Ken K. Y. Ng, Shiqi Chen, Boris Goncharov, Ulyana Dupletsa, Ssohrab Borhanian, Marica Branchesi, Jan Harms, Michele Maggiore, B.S. Sathyaprakash, Salvatore Vitale

"On the single-event-based identification of primordial black hole mergers at cosmological distances" - [astro-ph/2108.07276]

  • Vijay Varma, Maximiliano Isi, Sylvia Biscoveanu, Will M. Farr, Salvatore Vitale

"Measuring binary black hole orbital-plane spin orientations" - [astro-ph/2107.09692]

  • Vijay Varma, Sylvia Biscoveanu, Maximiliano Isi, Will M. Farr, Salvatore Vitale

"Hints of spin-orbit resonances in the binary black hole population" - [astro-ph/2107.09693]

  • Thomas A. Callister, Carl-Johan Haster, Ken K. Y. Ng, Salvatore Vitale, Will M. Farr
    "Who Ordered That? Unequal-Mass Binary Black Hole Mergers Have Larger Effective Spins" - [astr-ph/2106.00521] - Accepted ApJL

  • S. Vitale

"The first five years of gravitational-wave astrophysics" - [gr-qc/2011.03563] Science 372, eabc7397 (2021)

  • G. Franciolini et at.
    "Quantifying the evidence for primordial black holes in LIGO/Virgo gravitational-wave data" - [gr-qc/2105.03349]

  • S. Biscoveanu, M. Isi, S. Vitale, V. Varma
    "New spin on LIGO-Virgo binary black holes" - [astro-ph/2007.09156] PRL 126 171103 (2021)

  • K. Ng, S. Vitale, W. Farr, C. Rodriguez
    "Probing multiple populations of compact binaries with third-generation gravitational-wave detectors" - [astro-ph/2012.09876] ApJL 913 L5 (2021)

  • K. Ng, S. Vitale, O. Hannuksela, T.G.F. Li
    "Constraints on ultralight scalar bosons within black hole spin measurements from LIGO-Virgo's GWTC-2" - [gr-qc/2011.06010] PRL 126 151102 (2021)

  • Y. Huang, C.-J. Haster, S. Vitale, V. Varma, F. Foucart, S. Biscoveanu

"Statistical and systematic uncertainties in extracting the source properties of neutron star - black hole binaries with gravitational waves" [gr-qc/2005.11850] PRD 103 083001 (2021)

  • R. Smith et al.
    "Bayesian inference for gravitational waves from binary neutron star mergers in third-generation observatories" - [gr-qc/2103.12274] PRL 127, 081102 (2021)

  • S. Vitale, C.-J. Haster, L. Sun, B. Farr, E. Goetz et al.
    "physiCal: A physical approach to the marginalization of LIGO calibration uncertainties" - [gr-qc/2009.10192] PRD 103 063016 (2021)

  • K. Ng, O. Hannuksela, S. Vitale, T.G.F. Li

"Searching for ultralight bosons within spin measurements of a population of binary black hole mergers" - [gr-qc/1908.02312] PRD 103 063010 (2021)

"Inferring the properties of a population of compact binaries in presence of selection effects" [astro-ph/2007.05579] (Chapter of "Handbook of Gravitational Wave Astronomy" - Eds. C. Bambi, S. Katsanevas and K. Kokkotas; Springer Singapore, 2021 - Accepted)

  • Y. Huang, C-J Haster, J. Roulet et al.,

"Source properties of the lowest signal-to-noise-ratio binary black hole detections" - [gr-qc/2003.04513] PRD 102 103024 (2020)

  • H-Y. Chen, C.-J. Haster, S. Vitale, W. Farr and Max Isi
    "A Standard Siren Cosmological Measurement from the Potential GW190521 Electromagnetic Counterpart ZTF19abanrhr" - [astro-ph/2009.14057]

  • D. Gerosa, S. Vitale, E. Berti

"Astrophysical implications of GW190412 as a remnant of a previous black-hole merger" - [astro-ph/2005.04243] Phys.Rev. Lett.125 101103 (2020)

  • M. Zevin, C. P. L. Berry, S. Coughlin, K. Chatziioannou, S. Vitale

"You Can't Always Get What You Want: The Impact of Prior Assumptions on Interpreting GW190412" [astro-ph/2006.11293] ApJL 899 1 (2020)

  • LVC

"GW190814: Gravitational Waves from the Coalescence of a 23 Solar Mass Black Hole with a 2.6 Solar Mass Compact Object" [astro-ph/2006.12611] ApJL 896, 2

  • I. M. Romero-Shaw, C. Talbot, S. Biscoveanu, V. D'Emilio, G. Ashton, et al

"Bayesian inference for compact binary coalescences with BILBY: Validation and application to the first LIGO-Virgo gravitational-wave transient catalogue" [astro-ph/2006.00714]

  • C.-J. Haster

"Pi from the sky -- A null test of general relativity from a population of gravitational wave observations" - [gr-qc/2005.05472]

  • M. Safarzadeh, S. Biscoveanu, A. Loeb, "Constraining the delay time distribution of compact binary objects from the stochastic gravitational wave background searches", [astro-ph/2004.12999]

  • C.-J. Haster, K. Chatziioannou, A. Bauswein, J. Clark

"Inference of the neutron star equation of state from cosmological distances - [gr-qc/2004.11334]

  • S. Biscoveanu, C.-J. Haster, S. Vitale, J, Davies

"Quantifying the Effect of Power Spectral Density Uncertainty on Gravitational-Wave Parameter Estimation for Compact Binary Sources" - [astro-ph/2004.05149] , PRD 102 023008 (2020)

  • V. Varma, M. Isi, S. Biscoveanu,

"Extracting the Gravitational Recoil from Black Hole Merger Signals" - [gr-qc/2002.00296], PRL 124 101104 (2020)

  • M. Pürrer, C-J Haster

"Ready for what lies ahead? – Gravitational waveform accuracy requirements for future ground based detectors" - [gr-qc/1912.10055] - PRR 2 023151 (2020)

  • K. Chatziioannou, C-J Haster, T. B. Littenberg et al

"Noise spectral estimation methods and their impact on gravitational wave measurement of compact binary mergers" - [gr-qc/1907.06540], PRD 100 104004 (2019)

  • A. Zimmerman, C-J Haster, K. Chatziioannou

"On combining information from multiple gravitational wave sources" - [astro-ph/1903.11008], PRD 99 124044 (2019)

  • Z. Carson, K. Chatziioannou, C.-J. Haster et al

"Equation-of-state insensitive relations after GW170817" - [gr-qc/1903.03909], PRD 99 083016 (2019)

Articles with the LIGO-Virgo collaborations

I am co-author of the LIGO-Virgo Collaboration papers since ~ 2012 (that is, from item 61 of the list here)