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Dr.  Benjamin  Knispel
Dr. Benjamin Knispel
Press Officer AEI Hannover
Phone:+49 511 762-19104Fax:+49 511 762-17182
Dr. Elke Müller
Dr. Elke Müller
Press Officer AEI Potsdam
Phone:+49 331 567-7303Fax:+49 331 567-7298

Selected Research Highlights

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Exploring the performance of inspiral-merger waveform models with tidal effects

January 18, 2019
Implementation and performance of inspiral-merger waveform models including tidal effects from numerical relativity based approximation [more]
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Investigating the noise residuals around GW150914

November 09, 2018
Are there statistically significant noise correlations between the LIGO detectors at the time of GW150914? [more]
Original 1547636010

First open gravitational-wave catalog of binary mergers

November 05, 2018
AEI researchers publish first open catalog of compact binary merger gravitational-wave signals in LIGO's O1 data [more]
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More stable laser light with squeezing

October 22, 2018
AEI researchers show how to improve laser power stability by the injection of a squeezed vacuum [more]
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GW170817 revisited

October 15, 2018
Updated Analysis of GW170817 by the LIGO and Virgo Collaboration places tight constraints on the neutron star equation of state. [more]
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A radiative transfer simulation for the GW170817 kilonova

September 27, 2018
Study shows how consistently taking into account the interplay of ejecta components naturally reproduces observed lightcurves and photospheric velocity [more]
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New symmetries could be the reason why there are only the known constituents of matter

August 31, 2018
Exploiting a coincidence with N=8 supergravity, a new study uses novel symmetries to explain why there are only the observed quarks and leptons [more]
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Do black hole mergers produce gravitational-wave echoes?

June 15, 2018
AEI researchers search for echoes after black hole mergers [more]
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High-resolution simulations of strongly magnetized binary neutron star merger remnants

June 15, 2018
Detailed simulation of binary neutron star merger and successive formation of massive remnant and torus shows how magneto-turbulence creates viscosity [more]
 
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