Michael W. Coughlin
Publications Projects
138. S Biscans, J Warner, R Mittleman, C Buchanan, M Coughlin, M Evans, H Gabbard, J Harms, B Lantz, N Mukund, A Pele, C Pezerat, P Picart, H Radkins, and T Sha er. Control strategy to limit duty cycle impact of earthquakes on the ligo gravitational-wave detectors. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 35(5):055004, 2018. Abstract and paper.

137. Abbott, B. P. et al. First search for nontensorial gravitational waves from known pulsars. Phys. Rev. Lett., 120:031104, Jan 2018. Abstract and paper.

136. M. P. Ross, K. Venkateswara, C. A. Hagedorn, J. H. Gundlach, J. S. Kissel, J. Warner, H. Radkins, T. J. Sha er, M. W. Coughlin, and P. Bodin. Low-frequency tilt seismology with a precision groundrotation sensor. Seismological Research Letters, 89(1):67, 2017. Abstract and paper.

135. Abbott, B. P. et al. First narrow-band search for continuous gravitational waves from known pulsars in advanced detector data. Phys. Rev. D, 96:122006, Dec 2017. Abstract and paper.

134. B. P. Abbott et al. Gw170608: Observation of a 19 solar-mass binary black hole coalescence. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 851(2):L35, 2017. Abstract and paper.

133. B. P. Abbott et al. Search for post-merger gravitational waves from the remnant of the binary neutron star merger gw170817. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 851(1):L16, 2017. Abstract and paper.

132. Smartt, S. J. et al. A kilonova as the electromagnetic counterpart to a gravitational-wave source. Nature, 551:75 EP, 10 2017. Abstract and paper.

131. B. P. Abbott et al. On the progenitor of binary neutron star merger gw170817. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 850(2):L40, 2017. Abstract and paper.

130. B. P. Abbott et al. Estimating the contribution of dynamical ejecta in the kilonova associated with gw170817. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 850(2):L39, 2017. Abstract and paper.

129. A. Albert et al. Search for high-energy neutrinos from binary neutron star merger gw170817 with antares, icecube, and the pierre auger observatory. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 850(2):L35, 2017. Abstract and paper.

128. The LIGO Scienti c Collaboration, The Virgo Collaboration, The 1M2H Collaboration, The Dark Energy Camera GW-EM Collaboration, the DES Collaboration, The DLT40 Collaboration, The Las Cumbres Observatory Collaboration, The VINROUGE Collaboration, and The MASTER Collaboration. A gravitational-wave standard siren measurement of the hubble constant. Nature, 551(7678):85-88, 11 2017. Abstract and paper.

127. B. P. Abbott et al. Gravitational waves and gamma-rays from a binary neutron star merger: Gw170817 and grb 170817a. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 848(2):L13, 2017. Abstract and paper.

126. B. P. Abbott et al. Multi-messenger observations of a binary neutron star merger. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 848(2):L12, 2017. Abstract and paper.

125. Abbott, B. P. et al. Gw170817: Observation of gravitational waves from a binary neutron star inspiral. Phys. Rev. Lett., 119:161101, Oct 2017. Abstract and paper. See also Physical Review Focus.

124. Michael Coughlin, Tim Dietrich, Kyohei Kawaguchi, Stephen Smartt, Christopher Stubbs, and Maximiliano Ujevic. Toward rapid transient identi cation and characterization of kilonovae. The Astrophysical Journal, 849(1):12, 2017. Abstract and paper.

123. Abbott, B. P. et al. Gw170814: A three-detector observation of gravitational waves from a binary black hole coalescence. Phys. Rev. Lett., 119:141101, Oct 2017. Abstract and paper.

122. B. P. Abbott et al. Upper limits on gravitational waves from scorpius x-1 from a model-based cross-correlation search in advanced ligo data. The Astrophysical Journal, 847(1):47, 2017. Abstract and paper.

121. Abbott, B. P. et al. All-sky search for periodic gravitational waves in the o1 ligo data. Phys. Rev. D, 96:062002, Sep 2017. Abstract and paper.

120. Ryan Quitzow-James, James Brau, James A Clark, Michael W Coughlin, Scott B Coughlin, Raymond Frey, Paul Schale, Dipongkar Talukder, and Eric Thrane. Exploring a search for long-duration transient gravitational waves associated with magnetar bursts. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 34(16):164002, 2017. Abstract and paper.

119. Albert, A. et al. Search for high-energy neutrinos from gravitational wave event gw151226 and candidate lvt151012 with antares and icecube. Phys. Rev. D, 96:022005, Jul 2017. Abstract and paper.

118. Abbott, B. P. et al. Search for intermediate mass black hole binaries in the rst observing run of advanced ligo. Phys. Rev. D, 96:022001, Jul 2017. Abstract and paper.

117. Abbott, B. P. et al. Search for gravitational waves from scorpius x-1 in the rst advanced ligo observing run with a hidden markov model. Phys. Rev. D, 95:122003, Jun 2017. Abstract and paper.

116. Abbott, B. P. et al. Gw170104: Observation of a 50-solar-mass binary black hole coalescence at redshift 0.2. Phys. Rev. Lett., 118:221101, Jun 2017. Abstract and paper.

115. B. P. Abbott et al. Search for gravitational waves associated with gamma-ray bursts during the rst advanced ligo observing run and implications for the origin of grb 150906b. The Astrophysical Journal, 841(2):89, 2017. Abstract and paper.

114. Abbott, B. P. et al. Search for continuous gravitational waves from neutron stars in globular cluster ngc 6544. Phys. Rev. D, 95:082005, Apr 2017. Abstract and paper.

113. B P Abbott et al. E ffects of waveform model systematics on the interpretation of gw150914. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 34(10):104002, 2017. Abstract and paper.

112. B. P. Abbott et al. First search for gravitational waves from known pulsars with advanced ligo. The Astrophysical Journal, 839(1):12, 2017. Abstract and paper.

111. Abbott, B. P. et al. Calibration of the advanced ligo detectors for the discovery of the binary black-hole merger gw150914. Phys. Rev. D, 95:062003, Mar 2017. Abstract and paper.

110. Abbott, B. P. et al. Directional limits on persistent gravitational waves from advanced ligo's rst observing run. Phys. Rev. Lett., 118:121102, Mar 2017. Abstract and paper.

109. Abbott, B. P. et al. Upper limits on the stochastic gravitational-wave background from advanced ligo's first observing run. Phys. Rev. Lett., 118:121101, Mar 2017. Abstract and paper.

108. Izabela Kowalska-Leszczynska, Marie-Anne Bizouard, Tomasz Bulik, Nelson Christensen, Michael Coughlin, Mark Gokowski, Jerzy Kubisz, Andrzej Kulak, Janusz Mlynarczyk, Florent Robinet, and Maximilian Rohde. Globally coherent short duration magnetic fi eld transients and their effect on ground based gravitational-wave detectors. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 34(7):074002, 2017. Abstract and paper.

107. B P Abbott et al. Exploring the sensitivity of next generation gravitational wave detectors. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 34(4):044001, 2017. Abstract and paper.

106. Michael Coughlin, Paul Earle, Jan Harms, Sebastien Biscans, Christopher Buchanan, Eric Coughlin, Fred Donovan, Jeremy Fee, Hunter Gabbard, Michelle Guy, Nikhil Mukund, and Matthew Perry. Limiting the e ffects of earthquakes on gravitational-wave interferometers. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 34(4):044004, 2017. Abstract and paper.

105. B. P. Abbott et al. Supplement: the rate of binary black hole mergers inferred from advanced ligo observations
surrounding gw150914 (2016, apjl, 833, l1). The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, 227(2):14, 2016. Abstract and paper.

104. B. P. Abbott et al. The rate of binary black hole mergers inferred from advanced ligo observations surrounding gw150914. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 833(1):L1, 2016. Abstract and paper.

103. B. P. Abbott et al. Upper limits on the rates of binary neutron star and neutron starblack hole mergers from advanced ligos fi rst observing run. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 832(2):L21, 2016. Abstract and paper.

102. Abbott, B. P. et al. Results of the deepest all-sky survey for continuous gravitational waves on ligo s6 data running on the einstein@home volunteer distributed computing project. Phys. Rev. D, 94:102002, Nov 2016. Abstract and paper.

101. Abbott, B. P. et al. First targeted search for gravitational-wave bursts from core-collapse supernovae in data of first-generation laser interferometer detectors. Phys. Rev. D, 94:102001, Nov 2016. Abstract and paper.

100. LIGO Scienti c and VIRGO Collaborations. The basic physics of the binary black hole merger gw150914. Annalen der Physik, 529(1-2):1600209{n/a, 2017. 1600209. Abstract and paper.

99. Abbott, B. P. et al. Binary black hole mergers in the first advanced ligo observing run. Phys. Rev. X, 6:041015, Oct 2016. Abstract and paper.

98. Abbott, B. P. et al. Improved analysis of gw150914 using a fully spin-precessing waveform model. Phys. Rev. X, 6:041014, Oct 2016. Abstract and paper.

97. Abbott, B. P. et al. Directly comparing gw150914 with numerical solutions of einstein's equations for binary black hole coalescence. Phys. Rev. D, 94:064035, Sep 2016. Abstract and paper.

96. M Coughlin, N Mukund, J Harms, J Driggers, R Adhikari, and S Mitra. Towards a fi rst design of a newtoniannoise cancellation system for advanced ligo. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 33(24):244001, 2016. Abstract and paper.

95. Michael W Coughlin, Nelson L Christensen, Rosario De Rosa, Irene Fiori, Mark Gokowski, Melissa Guidry, Jan Harms, Jerzy Kubisz, Andrzej Kulak, Janusz Mlynarczyk, Federico Paoletti, and Eric Thrane. Subtraction of correlated noise in global networks of gravitational-wave interferometers. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 33(22):224003, 2016. Abstract and paper.

94. Michael Coughlin and Christopher Stubbs. Maximizing the probability of detecting an electromagnetic counterpart
of gravitational-wave events. Experimental Astronomy, pages 1-14, 2016. Abstract and paper.

93. Leo P. Singer, Hsin-Yu Chen, Daniel E. Holz, Will M. Farr, Larry R. Price, Vivien Raymond, S. Bradley Cenko, Neil Gehrels, John Cannizzo, Mansi M. Kasliwal, Samaya Nissanke, Michael Coughlin, Ben Farr, Alex L. Urban, Salvatore Vitale, John Veitch, Philip Gra , Christopher P. L. Berry, Satya Mohapatra, and Ilya Mandel. Going the distance: Mapping host galaxies of ligo and virgo sources in three dimensions using local cosmography and targeted follow-up. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 829(1):L15, 2016. Abstract and paper.

92. Leo P. Singer, Hsin-Yu Chen, Daniel E. Holz, Will M. Farr, Larry R. Price, Vivien Raymond, S. Bradley Cenko, Neil Gehrels, John Cannizzo, Mansi M. Kasliwal, Samaya Nissanke, Michael Coughlin, Ben Farr, Alex L. Urban, Salvatore Vitale, John Veitch, Philip Gra , Christopher P. L. Berry, Satya Mohapatra, and Ilya Mandel. Supplement: going the distance: Mapping host galaxies of ligo and virgo sources in three dimensions using local cosmography and targeted follow-up (2016, apjl, 829, l15). The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, 226(1):10, 2016. Abstract and paper.

91. Michael Coughlin, T. M. C. Abbott, Kairn Brannon, Chuck Claver, Peter Doherty, Merlin Fisher-Levine, Patrick Ingraham, Robert Lupton, Nicholas Mondrik, and Christopher Stubbs. A collimated beam projector for precise telescope calibration. Proc. SPIE, 9910:99100V{99100V{10, 2016. Abstract and paper.

90. Patrick Ingraham, Christopher W. Stubbs, Charles Claver, Robert Lupton, Constanza Araujo, Ming Liang, John Andrew, Je Barr, Kairn Brannon, Michael Coughlin, Merlin Fisher-Lavine, William Gressler, Jacques Sebag, Sandrine Thomas, Oliver Weicha, and Peter Yoachim. The lsst calibration hardware system design and development. Proc. SPIE, 9906:99060O{99060O{10, 2016. Abstract and paper.

89. Peter Yoachim, Michael Coughlin, George Z. Angeli, Charles F. Claver, Andrew J. Connolly, Kem Cook, Scott Daniel, eljko Ivezi, R. Lynne Jones, Catherine Petry, Michael Reuter, Christopher Stubbs, and Bo Xin. An optical to ir sky brightness model for the lsst. Proc. SPIE, 9910:99101A{99101A{15, 2016. Abstract and paper.

88. Abbott, B. P. et al. Comprehensive all-sky search for periodic gravitational waves in the sixth science run ligo data. Phys. Rev. D, 94:042002, Aug 2016. Abstract and paper.

87. B. P. Abbott et al. Supplement: localization and broadband follow-up of the gravitational-wave transient gw150914 (2016, apjl, 826, l13). The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, 225(1):8, 2016. Abstract and paper.

86. B. P. Abbott et al. Localization and broadband follow-up of the gravitational-wave transient gw150914. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 826(1):L13, 2016. Abstract and paper.

85. S. J. Smartt et al. A search for an optical counterpart to the gravitational-wave event gw151226. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 827(2):L40, 2016. Abstract and paper.

84. Smartt, S. J. et al. Pan-starrs and pessto search for an optical counterpart to the ligo gravitational-wave source gw150914. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 462(4):4094{4116, 2016. Abstract and paper.

83. Adrian-Martnez, S. et al. High-energy neutrino follow-up search of gravitational wave event gw150914 with antares and icecube. Phys. Rev. D, 93:122010, Jun 2016. Abstract and paper.

82. Abbott, B. P. et al. Search for transient gravitational waves in coincidence with short-duration radio transients during 20072013. Phys. Rev. D, 93:122008, Jun 2016. Abstract and paper.

81. Abbott, B. P. et al. Gw151226: Observation of gravitational waves from a 22-solarmass binary black hole coalescence. Phys. Rev. Lett., 116:241103, Jun 2016. Abstract and paper.

80. Abbott, B. P. et al. Properties of the binary black hole merger gw150914. Phys. Rev. Lett., 116:241102, Jun 2016. Abstract and paper.

79. Abbott, B. P. et al. Observing gravitational-wave transient gw150914 with minimal assumptions. Phys. Rev. D, 93:122004, Jun 2016. Abstract and paper.

78. Abbott, B. P. et al. Gw150914: First results from the search for binary black hole coalescence with advanced ligo. Phys. Rev. D, 93:122003, Jun 2016. Abstract and paper.

77. B P Abbott and LIGO Scienti c Collaboration and Virgo Collaboration. Characterization of transient noise in advanced ligo relevant to gravitational wave signal gw150914. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 33(13):134001, 2016. Abstract and paper.

76. Abbott, B. P. et al. Tests of general relativity with gw150914. Phys. Rev. Lett., 116:221101, May 2016. Abstract and paper.

75. B. P. et al. Abbott. Gw150914: The advanced ligo detectors in the era of first discoveries. Phys. Rev. Lett., 116:131103, Mar 2016. Abstract and paper.

74. B. P. et al. Abbott. Gw150914: Implications for the stochastic gravitational-wave background from binary black holes. Phys. Rev. Lett., 116:131102, Mar 2016. Abstract and paper.

73.  J. Aasi et al. First low frequency all-sky search for continuous gravitational wave signals. Phys. Rev. D, 93:042007, Feb 2016. Abstract and paper.

72. J. Aasi et al. Search of the orion spur for continuous gravitational waves using a loosely coherent algorithm on data from ligo interferometers. Phys. Rev. D, 93:042006, Feb 2016. Abstract and paper.

71. B. P. Abbott, LIGO Scienti c Collaboration, and Virgo Collaboration. Astrophysical implications of the binary black hole merger gw150914. The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 818(2):L22, 2016. Abstract and paper.

70. B. P. et al. Abbott. All-sky search for long-duration gravitational wave transients with initial ligo. Phys. Rev. D, 93:042005, Feb 2016. Abstract and paper.

69. B. P. et al. Abbott. Observation of gravitational waves from a binary black hole merger. Phys. Rev. Lett., 116:061102, Feb 2016. Abstract and paper.

68. Benjamin P. Abbott, LIGO Scienti c Collaboration, and Virgo Collaboration. Prospects for observing and localizing gravitational-wave transients with advanced ligo and advanced virgo. Living Reviews in Relativity, 19(1), 2016. Abstract and paper.

67. Michael Coughlin, Christopher Stubbs, and Chuck Claver. A daytime measurement of the lunar contribution to the night sky brightness in lsst's ugrizy bands -- initial results. Experimental Astronomy, pages 1-16, 2016. Abstract and paper.

66. Eric Thrane and Michael Coughlin. Detecting gravitational-wave transients at 5: A hierarchical approach. Phys. Rev. Lett., 115:181102, Oct 2015. Abstract and paper.

65. Duncan Meacher, Michael Coughlin, Sean Morris, Tania Regimbau, Nelson Christensen, Shivaraj Kandhasamy, Vuk Mandic, Joseph D. Romano, and Eric Thrane. Mock data and science challenge for detecting an astrophysical stochastic gravitational-wave background with advanced ligo and advanced virgo. Phys. Rev. D, 92:063002, Sep 2015. Abstract and paper.

64. Antonis Mytidis, Michael Coughlin, and Bernard Whiting. Constraining the rmode saturation amplitude from a hypothetical detection of r-mode gravitational waves from a newborn neutron star: Sensitivity study. The Astrophysical Journal, 810(1):27, 2015. Abstract and paper.

63. M. Coughlin, P. Meyers, S. Kandhasamy, E. Thrane, and N. Christensen. Prospects for searches for long-duration gravitational-waves without time slides. Phys. Rev. D, 92:043007, Aug 2015. Abstract and paper.

62. Michael Coughlin, Christopher Stubbs, Sergio Barrientos, Chuck Claver, Jan Harms, R. Chris Smith, and Michael Warner. Real-time earthquake warning for astronomical observatories. Experimental Astronomy, pages 1-18, 2015. Abstract and paper.

61. M. Coughlin, P. Meyers, E. Thrane, J. Luo, and N. Christensen. Detectability of eccentric compact binary coalescences with advanced gravitational-wave detectors. Phys. Rev. D, 91:063004, Mar 2015. Abstract and paper.
 
60 J. Aasi et al. Searches for continuous gravitational waves from nine young supernova remnants. The Astrophysical Journal, 813(1):39, 2015. Abstract and paper.

 59. J Aasi et al. Characterization of the ligo detectors during their sixth science run. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 32(11):115012, 2015. Abstract and paper.

58. Aasi, J. et al. Directed search for gravitational waves from scorpius x-1 with initial ligo data. Phys. Rev. D, 91:062008, Mar 2015. Abstract and paper.

57. The LIGO Scienti c Collaboration. Advanced ligo. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 32(7):074001, 2015. Abstract and paper.

56. J. Veitch, V. Raymond, B. Farr, W. Farr, P. Gra , S. Vitale, B. Aylott, K. Blackburn, N. Christensen, M. Coughlin, W. Del Pozzo, F. Feroz, J. Gair, C.-J. Haster, V. Kalogera, T. Littenberg, I. Mandel, R. O'Shaughnessy, M. Pitkin, C. Rodriguez, C. Rover, T. Sidery, R. Smith, M. Van Der Sluys, A. Vecchio, W. Vousden, and L. Wade. Parameter estimation for compact binaries with ground-based gravitational-wave observations using the lalinference software library. Phys. Rev. D, 91:042003, Feb 2015. Abstract and paper.

55. J. Aasi et al. Narrow-band search of continuous gravitational-wave signals from crab and vela pulsars in virgo vsr4 data. Phys. Rev. D, 91:022004, Jan 2015. Abstract and paper.

54. J. Aasi et al. Searching for stochastic gravitational waves using data from the two colocated ligo hanford detectors. Phys. Rev. D, 91:022003, Jan 2015. Abstract and paper.

53. J. Aasi et al. Improved upper limits on the stochastic gravitational-wave background from 2009-2010 ligo and virgo data. Phys. Rev. Lett., 113:231101, Dec 2014. Abstract and paper.

52. Michael Coughlin et al. Wiener fi ltering with a seismic underground array at the sanford underground research facility. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 31(21):215003, 2014. Abstract and paper.

51. M. G. et al Aartsen. Multimessenger search for sources of gravitational waves and high-energy neutrinos: Initial results for ligo-virgo and icecube. Phys. Rev. D, 90:102002, Nov 2014. Abstract and paper.

50. Michael Coughlin, Eric Thrane, and Nelson Christensen. Detecting compact binary coalescences with seedless clustering. Phys. Rev. D, 90:083005, Oct 2014. Abstract and paper.

49. Michael Coughlin and Jan Harms. Constraining the gravitational wave energy density of the universe in the range 0.1 hz to 1 hz using the apollo seismic array. Phys. Rev. D, 90:102001, Nov 2014. Abstract and paper.

48. Michael Coughlin and Jan Harms. Constraining the gravitational wave energy density of the universe using earth's ring. Phys. Rev. D, 90:042005, Aug 2014. Abstract and paper.

47. M. Coughlin et al. Method for estimation of gravitational-wave transient model parameters in frequency-time maps. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 31:165012, 2014. Abstract and paper.

46. J. Aasi et al. First all-sky search for continuous gravitational waves from unknown sources in binary systems. Physical Review D, 90:062010, 2014. Abstract and paper.

45. J. Aasi et al. Implementation of an F-statistic all-sky search for continuous gravitational waves in Virgo VSR1 data. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 31:165014. Abstract and paper.

44. J. Aasi et al. Search for Gravitational Waves Associated with gamma-ray Bursts Detected by the Interplanetary Network. Physical Review Letters, 113:011102, Abstract and paper.

43. J. Aasi et al. Methods and results of a search for gravitational waves associated with gamma-ray bursts using the GEO 600, LIGO, and Virgo detectors. Physical Review D, 89:122004, 2014. Abstract and paper.

42. J. Aasi et al. Search for gravitational radiation from intermediate mass black hole binaries in data from the second LIGO-Virgo joint science run. Physical Review D, 89:122003, 2014. Abstract and paper.

41. J. Aasi et al. Search for gravitational wave ringdowns from perturbed intermediate mass black holes in LIGO-Virgo data from 2005-2010. Physical Review D, 89:102006, 2014. Abstract and paper.

40. M. Coughlin and J. Harms. Upper limit on a stochastic background of gravitational waves from seismic measurements in the range 0.05-1 hz. Phys. Rev. Lett., 112:101102, Mar 2014. Abstract and paper.

39. E. Thrane and M. Coughlin. Seedless clustering in all-sky searches for gravitational-wave transients. Phys. Rev. D, 89:063012, Mar 2014. Abstract and paper.

38. T. Regimbau, D. Meacher, and M. Coughlin. Second einstein telescope mock science challenge: Detection of the gravitational-wave stochastic background from compact binary coalescences. Phys. Rev. D, 89:084046, Apr 2014. Abstract and paper.

37. J. Aasi et al. The ninja-2 project: detecting and characterizing gravitational wave-forms modelled using numerical binary black hole simulations. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 31(11):115004, 2014. Abstract and paper.

36. J. Aasi et al. Constraints on cosmic strings from the ligo-virgo gravitational-wave detectors. Phys. Rev. Lett., 112:131101, Apr 2014. Abstract and paper.

35. J. Aasi et al. Gravitational waves from known pulsars: Results from the initial detector era. The Astrophysical Journal, 785(2):119, 2014. Abstract and paper.

34. J. Aasi et al. Application of a hough search for continuous gravitational waves on data from the fifth ligo science run. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 31(8):085014, 2014. Abstract and paper.

33. J. Aasi et al. First searches for optical counterparts to gravitational-wave candidate events. The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, 211(1):7, 2014. Abstract and paper.

32. T. Littenberg, M. Coughlin, B. Farr and W. Farr. Fortifying the characterization of binary mergers in LIGO data. Physical Review D, 88:084044, 2013. Abstract and paper.

31. E. Thrane and M. Coughlin. Searching for gravitational-wave transients with a qualitative signal model: seedless clustering strategies. Physical Review D, 88:083010, 2013. Abstract and paper.

30.  Michael W. Coughlin and Jan Harms. Global characterization of seismic noise with broadband seismometers. http://arxiv.org/abs/1202.4826, 2013.

29.  J. Aasi et al. Search for long-lived gravitational-wave transients coincident with long gamma-ray bursts. Phys. Rev. D, 88:122004, Dec 2013. Abstract and paper.

28. J. Aasi et al. Directed search for continuous gravitational waves from the galactic center. Phys. Rev. D, 88:102002, Nov 2013. Abstract and paper.

27.  J. Aasi et al. Implementation and testing of the first prompt search for gravitational wave transients with electromagnetic counterparts. Astronomy Astrophysics, 539:15, 2013. Abstract and paper.

26. J. Aasi et al. Einstein@Home all-sky search for periodic gravitational waves in LIGO S5 data. Phys. Rev. D, 87:042001, 2013. Abstract and paper.

25. J. Aasi et al. A fi rst search for coincident gravitational waves and high energy neutrinos using LIGO, Virgo and ANTARES data from 2007. Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, 06:8, 2013. Abstract and paper.

24. J. Aasi et al. Enhanced sensitivity of the LIGO gravitational wave detector by using squeezed states of light. Nature Photonics, 7:613, 2013. Abstract, paper, and supplementary information.

23. J. Aasi et al. Parameter estimation for compact binary coalescence signals with the fi rst generation gravitational-wave detector network. Phys. Rev. D, 88:062001, 2013. Abstract and paper.

22. J. Aasi et al. Search for gravitational waves from binary black hole inspiral, merger, and ringdown in LIGO-Virgo data from 2009-2010. Phys. Rev. D, 87:022002, 2013. Abstract and paper.

21. P. A. Evans et al. Swift Follow-up Observations of Candidate Gravitational-wave Transient Events. The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series, 203:28, 2012. Abstract and paper.

20. J. Abadie et al. Search for Gravitational Waves Associated with Gamma-Ray Bursts during LIGO Science Run 6 and Virgo Science Runs 2 and 3. The Astrophysical Journal, 760:12, 2012. Abstract and paper.

19. J. Abadie et al. All-sky search for gravitational-wave bursts in the second joint LIGO-Virgo run. Physical Review D, 85:122007, 2012. Abstract and paper.

18. J. Abadie et al. Implications for the Origin of GRB 051103 from LIGO Observations. Astrophysical Journal, 755:2, 2012. Abstract and paper.

17. J. Abadie et al. The characterization of Virgo data and its impact on gravitational- wave searches. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 29:155002, 2012. Abstract and paper.

16. J. Abadie et al. Upper limits on a stochastic gravitational-wave background using LIGO and Virgo interferometers at 600-1000 Hz. Phys. Rev. D, 85:122001, 2012. Abstract and paper.

15. J. Abadie et al. Search for gravitational waves from intermediate mass binary black holes. Phys. Rev. D, 85:102004, 2012. Abstract and paper.

14. J. Abadie et al. First low-latency LIGO+Virgo search for binary inspirals and their electromagnetic counterparts. Astronomy and Astrophysics, 541:A155, 2012. Abstract and paper.

13. Tanner Prestegard, Eric Thrane, Nelson L. Christensen, Michael W. Coughlin, Ben Hubbert, Shivaraj Kandhasamy, Evan MacAyeal, and Vuk Mandic. Identification of noise artifacts in searches for long-duration gravitational-wave transients. Class. Quantum Grav., 29(9):095018, 2012. Abstract and paper.

12. Michael W. Coughlin and Jan Harms. Seismic topographic scattering and future GW detector site selection in the US. Class. Quantum Grav., 29(7):075004, 2012. Abstract and paper.

11. T. Accadia et al. Characterization of the Virgo Seismic Environment. Class. Quantum Grav., 29(2):025005, 2012. Abstract and paper.

10. J. Abadie et al. Search for gravitational waves from low mass compact binary coalescence in LIGOs sixth science run and Virgos science runs 2 and 3. Physical Review D, 85(8):082002, 2012. Abstract and paper.

9. J. Abadie et al. All-sky search for periodic gravitational waves in the full S5 LIGO data. Physical Review D, 85:02001, 2012. Abstract and paper.

8. Michael Coughlin for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo Collaboration. Identification of long-duration noise transients in LIGO and Virgo. Class. Quantum Grav., 28(23):235008, 2011. Abstract, and paper.

7. Eric Thrane, Shivaraj Kandhasamy, Christian D. Ott, Warren G. Anderson, Nelson L. Christensen, Michael W. Coughlin, Steven Dorsher, Stefanos Giampanis, Vuk Mandic, Antonis Mytidis, Tanner Prestegard, Peter Raffai, and Bernard Whiting. Long gravitational-wave transients and associated detection strategies for a network of terrestrial interferometers. Phys. Rev. D, 83(8):083004, Apr 2011. Abstract and paper.

6. J. Abadie et al. Directional Limits on Persistent Gravitational Waves Using LIGO S5 Science Data. Physical Review Letters, 107:271102, 2011. Abstract and paper.

5. The LIGO Scientific Collaboration. A gravitational wave observatory operating beyond the quantum shot-noise limit. Nature Physics, 7:962, 2011. Abstract, Supplementary Information and paper.

4. J. Abadie et al. Beating the Spin-down Limit on Gravitational Wave Emission from the Vela Pulsar. Astrophysical Journal, 737:93, 2011. Abstract and paper.

3. J. Harms, F. Acernese, F. Barone, I. Bartos, M. Beker, J.F.J. van den Brand, N. Christensen, M. Coughlin, R. DeSalvo, S. Dorsher, J. Heise, S. Kandhasamy, V. Mandic, S. Mrka, G. Mller, L. Naticchioni, T. O’Keefe, D. Rabeling, A. Sajeva, T. Trancynger, and V. Wand. Characterization of the seismic environment at the Sanford Underground Laboratory, South Dakota. Class. Quantum Grav., 27(225011), 2010. Abstract and paper.

2. J. Slutsky, L. Blackburn, D. A. Brown, L. Cadonati, J. Cain, M. Cavagli, S. Chatterji, N. Christensen, M. Coughlin, S. Desai, G. Gonzlez, T. Isogai, E. Katsavounidis, B. Rankins, T. Reed, K. Riles, P. Shawhan, J. R. Smith, N. Zotov, and J. Zweizig. Methods for Reducing False Alarms in Searches for Compact Binary Coalescences in LIGO Data. Class. Quantum Grav., 27(165022), 2010. Abstract and paper.

1. Michael Coughlin for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo Collaboration. Noise Line Identification in LIGO S6 and Virgo VSR2. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 243(1), 2010. Abstract, and paper.

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