Search for gravitational waves from low mass binary coalescences in the first year of LIGO's S5 data

B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, R. Adhikari, P. Ajith, B. Allen, G. Allen, R. S. Amin, S. B. Anderson, W. G. Anderson, M. A. Arain, M. Araya, H. Armandula, P. Armor, Y. Aso, S. Aston, P. Aufmuth, C. Aulbert, S. Babak, P. Baker, S. Ballmer & 486 others C. Barker, D. Barker, B. Barr, P. Barriga, L. Barsotti, M. A. Barton, I. Bartos, R. Bassiri, M. Bastarrika, B. Behnke, M. Benacquista, J. Betzwieser, P. T. Beyersdorf, I. A. Bilenko, G. Billingsley, R. Biswas, E. Black, J. K. Blackburn, L. Blackburn, D. Blair, B. Bland, T. P. Bodiya, L. Bogue, R. Bork, V. Boschi, S. Bose, P. R. Brady, V. B. Braginsky, J. E. Brau, D. O. Bridges, M. Brinkmann, A. F. Brooks, D. A. Brown, A. Brummit, G. Brunet, A. Bullington, A. Buonanno, O. Burmeister, R. L. Byer, L. Cadonati, J. B. Camp, J. Cannizzo, K. C. Cannon, J. Cao, C. D. Capano, L. Cardenas, S. Caride, G. Castaldi, S. Caudill, M. Cavaglià, C. Cepeda, T. Chalermsongsak, E. Chalkley, P. Charlton, S. Chatterji, S. Chelkowski, Y. Chen, N. Christensen, C. T.Y. Chung, D. Clark, J. Clark, J. H. Clayton, T. Cokelaer, C. N. Colacino, R. Conte, D. Cook, T. R.C. Corbitt, N. Cornish, D. Coward, D. C. Coyne, J. D.E. Creighton, T. D. Creighton, A. M. Cruise, R. M. Culter, A. Cumming, L. Cunningham, S. L. Danilishin, K. Danzmann, B. Daudert, G. Davies, E. J. Daw, D. Debra, J. Degallaix, V. Dergachev, S. Desai, R. Desalvo, S. Dhurandhar, M. Díaz, A. Dietz, F. Donovan, K. L. Dooley, E. E. Doomes, R. W.P. Drever, J. Dueck, I. Duke, J. C. Dumas, J. G. Dwyer, C. Echols, M. Edgar, A. Effler, P. Ehrens, G. Ely, E. Espinoza, T. Etzel, M. Evans, T. Evans, S. Fairhurst, Y. Faltas, Y. Fan, D. Fazi, H. Fehrmann, L. S. Finn, K. Flasch, S. Foley, C. Forrest, N. Fotopoulos, A. Franzen, M. Frede, M. Frei, Z. Frei, A. Freise, R. Frey, T. Fricke, P. Fritschel, V. V. Frolov, M. Fyffe, V. Galdi, J. A. Garofoli, I. Gholami, J. A. Giaime, S. Giampanis, K. D. Giardina, K. Goda, E. Goetz, L. M. Goggin, G. González, M. L. Gorodetsky, S. Goßler, R. Gouaty, A. Grant, S. Gras, C. Gray, M. Gray, R. J.S. Greenhalgh, A. M. Gretarsson, F. Grimaldi, R. Grosso, H. Grote, S. Grunewald, M. Guenther, E. K. Gustafson, R. Gustafson, B. Hage, J. M. Hallam, D. Hammer, G. D. Hammond, C. Hanna, J. Hanson, J. Harms, G. M. Harry, I. W. Harry, E. D. Harstad, K. Haughian, K. Hayama, J. Heefner, I. S. Heng, A. Heptonstall, M. Hewitson, S. Hild, E. Hirose, D. Hoak, K. A. Hodge, K. Holt, D. J. Hosken, J. Hough, D. Hoyland, B. Hughey, S. H. Huttner, D. R. Ingram, T. Isogai, M. Ito, A. Ivanov, B. Johnson, W. W. Johnson, D. I. Jones, G. Jones, R. Jones, L. Ju, P. Kalmus, V. Kalogera, S. Kandhasamy, J. Kanner, D. Kasprzyk, E. Katsavounidis, K. Kawabe, S. Kawamura, F. Kawazoe, W. Kells, D. G. Keppel, A. Khalaidovski, F. Y. Khalili, R. Khan, E. Khazanov, P. King, J. S. Kissel, S. Klimenko, K. Kokeyama, V. Kondrashov, R. Kopparapu, S. Koranda, D. Kozak, B. Krishnan, R. Kumar, P. Kwee, V. Laljani, P. K. Lam, M. Landry, B. Lantz, A. Lazzarini, H. Lei, M. Lei, N. Leindecker, I. Leonor, C. Li, H. Lin, P. E. Lindquist, T. B. Littenberg, N. A. Lockerbie, D. Lodhia, M. Longo, M. Lormand, P. Lu, M. Lubinski, A. Lucianetti, H. Lück, A. Lundgren, B. MacHenschalk, M. MacInnis, M. Mageswaran, K. Mailand, I. Mandel, V. Mandic, S. Márka, Z. Márka, A. Markosyan, J. Markowitz, E. Maros, I. W. Martin, Rodica Martin, J. N. Marx, K. Mason, F. Matichard, L. Matone, R. A. Matzner, N. Mavalvala, R. McCarthy, D. E. McClelland, S. C. McGuire, M. McHugh, G. McIntyre, D. J.A. McKechan, K. McKenzie, M. Mehmet, A. Melatos, A. C. Melissinos, D. F. Menéndez, G. Mendell, R. A. Mercer, S. Meshkov, C. Messenger, M. S. Meyer, J. Miller, J. Minelli, Y. Mino, V. P. Mitrofanov, G. Mitselmakher, R. Mittleman, O. Miyakawa, B. Moe, S. D. Mohanty, S. R.P. Mohapatra, G. Moreno, T. Morioka, K. Mors, K. Mossavi, C. Mowlowry, G. Mueller, H. Müller-Ebhardt, D. Muhammad, S. Mukherjee, H. Mukhopadhyay, A. Mullavey, J. Munch, P. G. Murray, E. Myers, J. Myers, T. Nash, J. Nelson, G. Newton, A. Nishizawa, K. Numata, J. O'Dell, B. O'Reilly, R. O'Shaughnessy, E. Ochsner, G. H. Ogin, D. J. Ottaway, R. S. Ottens, H. Overmier, B. J. Owen, Y. Pan, C. Pankow, M. A. Papa, V. Parameshwaraiah, P. Patel, M. Pedraza, S. Penn, A. Perraca, V. Pierro, I. M. Pinto, M. Pitkin, H. J. Pletsch, M. V. Plissi, F. Postiglione, M. Principe, R. Prix, L. Prokhorov, O. Punken, V. Quetschke, F. J. Raab, D. S. Rabeling, H. Radkins, P. Raffai, Z. Raics, N. Rainer, M. Rakhmanov, V. Raymond, C. M. Reed, T. Reed, H. Rehbein, S. Reid, D. H. Reitze, R. Riesen, K. Riles, B. Rivera, P. Roberts, N. A. Robertson, C. Robinson, E. L. Robinson, S. Roddy, C. Röver, J. Rollins, J. D. Romano, J. H. Romie, S. Rowan, A. Rüdiger, P. Russell, K. Ryan, S. Sakata, L. Sancho De La Jordana, V. Sandberg, V. Sannibale, L. Santamaría, S. Saraf, P. Sarin, B. S. Sathyaprakash, S. Sato, M. Satterthwaite, P. R. Saulson, R. Savage, P. Savov, M. Scanlan, R. Schilling, R. Schnabel, R. Schofield, B. Schulz, B. F. Schutz, P. Schwinberg, J. Scott, S. M. Scott, A. C. Searle, B. Sears, F. Seifert, D. Sellers, A. S. Sengupta, A. Sergeev, B. Shapiro, P. Shawhan, D. H. Shoemaker, A. Sibley, X. Siemens, D. Sigg, S. Sinha, A. M. Sintes, B. J.J. Slagmolen, J. Slutsky, J. R. Smith, M. R. Smith, N. D. Smith, K. Somiya, B. Sorazu, A. Stein, L. C. Stein, S. Steplewski, A. Stochino, R. Stone, K. A. Strain, S. Strigin, A. Stroeer, A. L. Stuver, T. Z. Summerscales, K. X. Sun, M. Sung, P. J. Sutton, G. P. Szokoly, D. Talukder, L. Tang, D. B. Tanner, S. P. Tarabrin, J. R. Taylor, R. Taylor, J. Thacker, K. A. Thorne, K. S. Thorne, A. Thüring, K. V. Tokmakov, C. Torres, C. Torrie, G. Traylor, M. Trias, D. Ugolini, J. Ulmen, K. Urbanek, H. Vahlbruch, M. Vallisneri, C. Van Den Broeck, M. V. Van Der Sluys, A. A. Van Veggel, S. Vass, R. Vaulin, A. Vecchio, J. Veitch, P. Veitch, C. Veltkamp, A. Villar, C. Vorvick, S. P. Vyachanin, S. J. Waldman, L. Wallace, R. L. Ward, A. Weidner, M. Weinert, A. J. Weinstein, R. Weiss, L. Wen, S. Wen, K. Wette, J. T. Whelan, S. E. Whitcomb, B. F. Whiting, C. Wilkinson, P. A. Willems, H. R. Williams, L. Williams, B. Willke, I. Wilmut, L. Winkelmann, W. Winkler, C. C. Wipf, A. G. Wiseman, G. Woan, R. Wooley, J. Worden, W. Wu, I. Yakushin, H. Yamamoto, Z. Yan, S. Yoshida, M. Zanolin, J. Zhang, L. Zhang, C. Zhao, N. Zotov, M. E. Zucker, H. Zur Mühlen, J. Zweizig

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We have searched for gravitational waves from coalescing low mass compact binary systems with a total mass between 2M and 35 and a minimum component mass of 1M using data from the first year of the fifth science run of the three LIGO detectors, operating at design sensitivity. Depending on the mass, we are sensitive to coalescences as far as 150Mpc from the Earth. No gravitational-wave signals were observed above the expected background. Assuming a population of compact binary objects with a Gaussian mass distribution representing binary neutron star systems, black hole-neutron star binary systems, and binary black hole systems, we calculate the 90% confidence upper limit on the rate of coalescences to be 3.9×10-2yr-1L10-1, 1.1×10-2yr-1L10-1, and 2.5×10-3yr-1L10-1, respectively, where L10 is 1010 times the blue solar luminosity. We also set improved upper limits on the rate of compact binary coalescences per unit blue-light luminosity, as a function of mass.

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Article number122001
JournalPhysical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology
Volume79
Issue number12
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Abbott, B. P. ; Abbott, R. ; Adhikari, R. ; Ajith, P. ; Allen, B. ; Allen, G. ; Amin, R. S. ; Anderson, S. B. ; Anderson, W. G. ; Arain, M. A. ; Araya, M. ; Armandula, H. ; Armor, P. ; Aso, Y. ; Aston, S. ; Aufmuth, P. ; Aulbert, C. ; Babak, S. ; Baker, P. ; Ballmer, S. ; Barker, C. ; Barker, D. ; Barr, B. ; Barriga, P. ; Barsotti, L. ; Barton, M. A. ; Bartos, I. ; Bassiri, R. ; Bastarrika, M. ; Behnke, B. ; Benacquista, M. ; Betzwieser, J. ; Beyersdorf, P. T. ; Bilenko, I. A. ; Billingsley, G. ; Biswas, R. ; Black, E. ; Blackburn, J. K. ; Blackburn, L. ; Blair, D. ; Bland, B. ; Bodiya, T. P. ; Bogue, L. ; Bork, R. ; Boschi, V. ; Bose, S. ; Brady, P. R. ; Braginsky, V. B. ; Brau, J. E. ; Bridges, D. O. ; Brinkmann, M. ; Brooks, A. F. ; Brown, D. A. ; Brummit, A. ; Brunet, G. ; Bullington, A. ; Buonanno, A. ; Burmeister, O. ; Byer, R. L. ; Cadonati, L. ; Camp, J. B. ; Cannizzo, J. ; Cannon, K. C. ; Cao, J. ; Capano, C. D. ; Cardenas, L. ; Caride, S. ; Castaldi, G. ; Caudill, S. ; Cavaglià, M. ; Cepeda, C. ; Chalermsongsak, T. ; Chalkley, E. ; Charlton, P. ; Chatterji, S. ; Chelkowski, S. ; Chen, Y. ; Christensen, N. ; Chung, C. T.Y. ; Clark, D. ; Clark, J. ; Clayton, J. H. ; Cokelaer, T. ; Colacino, C. N. ; Conte, R. ; Cook, D. ; Corbitt, T. R.C. ; Cornish, N. ; Coward, D. ; Coyne, D. C. ; Creighton, J. D.E. ; Creighton, T. D. ; Cruise, A. M. ; Culter, R. M. ; Cumming, A. ; Cunningham, L. ; Danilishin, S. L. ; Danzmann, K. ; Daudert, B. ; Davies, G. ; Daw, E. J. ; Debra, D. ; Degallaix, J. ; Dergachev, V. ; Desai, S. ; Desalvo, R. ; Dhurandhar, S. ; Díaz, M. ; Dietz, A. ; Donovan, F. ; Dooley, K. L. ; Doomes, E. E. ; Drever, R. W.P. ; Dueck, J. ; Duke, I. ; Dumas, J. C. ; Dwyer, J. G. ; Echols, C. ; Edgar, M. ; Effler, A. ; Ehrens, P. ; Ely, G. ; Espinoza, E. ; Etzel, T. ; Evans, M. ; Evans, T. ; Fairhurst, S. ; Faltas, Y. ; Fan, Y. ; Fazi, D. ; Fehrmann, H. ; Finn, L. S. ; Flasch, K. ; Foley, S. ; Forrest, C. ; Fotopoulos, N. ; Franzen, A. ; Frede, M. ; Frei, M. ; Frei, Z. ; Freise, A. ; Frey, R. ; Fricke, T. ; Fritschel, P. ; Frolov, V. V. ; Fyffe, M. ; Galdi, V. ; Garofoli, J. A. ; Gholami, I. ; Giaime, J. A. ; Giampanis, S. ; Giardina, K. D. ; Goda, K. ; Goetz, E. ; Goggin, L. M. ; González, G. ; Gorodetsky, M. L. ; Goßler, S. ; Gouaty, R. ; Grant, A. ; Gras, S. ; Gray, C. ; Gray, M. ; Greenhalgh, R. J.S. ; Gretarsson, A. M. ; Grimaldi, F. ; Grosso, R. ; Grote, H. ; Grunewald, S. ; Guenther, M. ; Gustafson, E. K. ; Gustafson, R. ; Hage, B. ; Hallam, J. M. ; Hammer, D. ; Hammond, G. D. ; Hanna, C. ; Hanson, J. ; Harms, J. ; Harry, G. M. ; Harry, I. W. ; Harstad, E. D. ; Haughian, K. ; Hayama, K. ; Heefner, J. ; Heng, I. S. ; Heptonstall, A. ; Hewitson, M. ; Hild, S. ; Hirose, E. ; Hoak, D. ; Hodge, K. A. ; Holt, K. ; Hosken, D. J. ; Hough, J. ; Hoyland, D. ; Hughey, B. ; Huttner, S. H. ; Ingram, D. R. ; Isogai, T. ; Ito, M. ; Ivanov, A. ; Johnson, B. ; Johnson, W. W. ; Jones, D. I. ; Jones, G. ; Jones, R. ; Ju, L. ; Kalmus, P. ; Kalogera, V. ; Kandhasamy, S. ; Kanner, J. ; Kasprzyk, D. ; Katsavounidis, E. ; Kawabe, K. ; Kawamura, S. ; Kawazoe, F. ; Kells, W. ; Keppel, D. G. ; Khalaidovski, A. ; Khalili, F. Y. ; Khan, R. ; Khazanov, E. ; King, P. ; Kissel, J. S. ; Klimenko, S. ; Kokeyama, K. ; Kondrashov, V. ; Kopparapu, R. ; Koranda, S. ; Kozak, D. ; Krishnan, B. ; Kumar, R. ; Kwee, P. ; Laljani, V. ; Lam, P. K. ; Landry, M. ; Lantz, B. ; Lazzarini, A. ; Lei, H. ; Lei, M. ; Leindecker, N. ; Leonor, I. ; Li, C. ; Lin, H. ; Lindquist, P. E. ; Littenberg, T. B. ; Lockerbie, N. A. ; Lodhia, D. ; Longo, M. ; Lormand, M. ; Lu, P. ; Lubinski, M. ; Lucianetti, A. ; Lück, H. ; Lundgren, A. ; MacHenschalk, B. ; MacInnis, M. ; Mageswaran, M. ; Mailand, K. ; Mandel, I. ; Mandic, V. ; Márka, S. ; Márka, Z. ; Markosyan, A. ; Markowitz, J. ; Maros, E. ; Martin, I. W. ; Martin, Rodica ; Marx, J. N. ; Mason, K. ; Matichard, F. ; Matone, L. ; Matzner, R. A. ; Mavalvala, N. ; McCarthy, R. ; McClelland, D. E. ; McGuire, S. C. ; McHugh, M. ; McIntyre, G. ; McKechan, D. J.A. ; McKenzie, K. ; Mehmet, M. ; Melatos, A. ; Melissinos, A. C. ; Menéndez, D. F. ; Mendell, G. ; Mercer, R. A. ; Meshkov, S. ; Messenger, C. ; Meyer, M. S. ; Miller, J. ; Minelli, J. ; Mino, Y. ; Mitrofanov, V. P. ; Mitselmakher, G. ; Mittleman, R. ; Miyakawa, O. ; Moe, B. ; Mohanty, S. D. ; Mohapatra, S. R.P. ; Moreno, G. ; Morioka, T. ; Mors, K. ; Mossavi, K. ; Mowlowry, C. ; Mueller, G. ; Müller-Ebhardt, H. ; Muhammad, D. ; Mukherjee, S. ; Mukhopadhyay, H. ; Mullavey, A. ; Munch, J. ; Murray, P. G. ; Myers, E. ; Myers, J. ; Nash, T. ; Nelson, J. ; Newton, G. ; Nishizawa, A. ; Numata, K. ; O'Dell, J. ; O'Reilly, B. ; O'Shaughnessy, R. ; Ochsner, E. ; Ogin, G. H. ; Ottaway, D. J. ; Ottens, R. S. ; Overmier, H. ; Owen, B. J. ; Pan, Y. ; Pankow, C. ; Papa, M. A. ; Parameshwaraiah, V. ; Patel, P. ; Pedraza, M. ; Penn, S. ; Perraca, A. ; Pierro, V. ; Pinto, I. M. ; Pitkin, M. ; Pletsch, H. J. ; Plissi, M. V. ; Postiglione, F. ; Principe, M. ; Prix, R. ; Prokhorov, L. ; Punken, O. ; Quetschke, V. ; Raab, F. J. ; Rabeling, D. S. ; Radkins, H. ; Raffai, P. ; Raics, Z. ; Rainer, N. ; Rakhmanov, M. ; Raymond, V. ; Reed, C. M. ; Reed, T. ; Rehbein, H. ; Reid, S. ; Reitze, D. H. ; Riesen, R. ; Riles, K. ; Rivera, B. ; Roberts, P. ; Robertson, N. A. ; Robinson, C. ; Robinson, E. L. ; Roddy, S. ; Röver, C. ; Rollins, J. ; Romano, J. D. ; Romie, J. H. ; Rowan, S. ; Rüdiger, A. ; Russell, P. ; Ryan, K. ; Sakata, S. ; De La Jordana, L. Sancho ; Sandberg, V. ; Sannibale, V. ; Santamaría, L. ; Saraf, S. ; Sarin, P. ; Sathyaprakash, B. S. ; Sato, S. ; Satterthwaite, M. ; Saulson, P. R. ; Savage, R. ; Savov, P. ; Scanlan, M. ; Schilling, R. ; Schnabel, R. ; Schofield, R. ; Schulz, B. ; Schutz, B. F. ; Schwinberg, P. ; Scott, J. ; Scott, S. M. ; Searle, A. C. ; Sears, B. ; Seifert, F. ; Sellers, D. ; Sengupta, A. S. ; Sergeev, A. ; Shapiro, B. ; Shawhan, P. ; Shoemaker, D. H. ; Sibley, A. ; Siemens, X. ; Sigg, D. ; Sinha, S. ; Sintes, A. M. ; Slagmolen, B. J.J. ; Slutsky, J. ; Smith, J. R. ; Smith, M. R. ; Smith, N. D. ; Somiya, K. ; Sorazu, B. ; Stein, A. ; Stein, L. C. ; Steplewski, S. ; Stochino, A. ; Stone, R. ; Strain, K. A. ; Strigin, S. ; Stroeer, A. ; Stuver, A. L. ; Summerscales, T. Z. ; Sun, K. X. ; Sung, M. ; Sutton, P. J. ; Szokoly, G. P. ; Talukder, D. ; Tang, L. ; Tanner, D. B. ; Tarabrin, S. P. ; Taylor, J. R. ; Taylor, R. ; Thacker, J. ; Thorne, K. A. ; Thorne, K. S. ; Thüring, A. ; Tokmakov, K. V. ; Torres, C. ; Torrie, C. ; Traylor, G. ; Trias, M. ; Ugolini, D. ; Ulmen, J. ; Urbanek, K. ; Vahlbruch, H. ; Vallisneri, M. ; Van Den Broeck, C. ; Van Der Sluys, M. V. ; Van Veggel, A. A. ; Vass, S. ; Vaulin, R. ; Vecchio, A. ; Veitch, J. ; Veitch, P. ; Veltkamp, C. ; Villar, A. ; Vorvick, C. ; Vyachanin, S. P. ; Waldman, S. J. ; Wallace, L. ; Ward, R. L. ; Weidner, A. ; Weinert, M. ; Weinstein, A. J. ; Weiss, R. ; Wen, L. ; Wen, S. ; Wette, K. ; Whelan, J. T. ; Whitcomb, S. E. ; Whiting, B. F. ; Wilkinson, C. ; Willems, P. A. ; Williams, H. R. ; Williams, L. ; Willke, B. ; Wilmut, I. ; Winkelmann, L. ; Winkler, W. ; Wipf, C. C. ; Wiseman, A. G. ; Woan, G. ; Wooley, R. ; Worden, J. ; Wu, W. ; Yakushin, I. ; Yamamoto, H. ; Yan, Z. ; Yoshida, S. ; Zanolin, M. ; Zhang, J. ; Zhang, L. ; Zhao, C. ; Zotov, N. ; Zucker, M. E. ; Zur Mühlen, H. ; Zweizig, J. / Search for gravitational waves from low mass binary coalescences in the first year of LIGO's S5 data. In: Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology. 2009 ; Vol. 79, No. 12.
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month = "6",
day = "5",
doi = "10.1103/PhysRevD.79.122001",
language = "English",
volume = "79",
journal = "Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology",
issn = "1550-7998",
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Colacino, CN, Conte, R, Cook, D, Corbitt, TRC, Cornish, N, Coward, D, Coyne, DC, Creighton, JDE, Creighton, TD, Cruise, AM, Culter, RM, Cumming, A, Cunningham, L, Danilishin, SL, Danzmann, K, Daudert, B, Davies, G, Daw, EJ, Debra, D, Degallaix, J, Dergachev, V, Desai, S, Desalvo, R, Dhurandhar, S, Díaz, M, Dietz, A, Donovan, F, Dooley, KL, Doomes, EE, Drever, RWP, Dueck, J, Duke, I, Dumas, JC, Dwyer, JG, Echols, C, Edgar, M, Effler, A, Ehrens, P, Ely, G, Espinoza, E, Etzel, T, Evans, M, Evans, T, Fairhurst, S, Faltas, Y, Fan, Y, Fazi, D, Fehrmann, H, Finn, LS, Flasch, K, Foley, S, Forrest, C, Fotopoulos, N, Franzen, A, Frede, M, Frei, M, Frei, Z, Freise, A, Frey, R, Fricke, T, Fritschel, P, Frolov, VV, Fyffe, M, Galdi, V, Garofoli, JA, Gholami, I, Giaime, JA, Giampanis, S, Giardina, KD, Goda, K, Goetz, E, Goggin, LM, González, G, Gorodetsky, ML, Goßler, S, Gouaty, R, Grant, A, Gras, S, Gray, C, Gray, M, Greenhalgh, RJS, Gretarsson, AM, Grimaldi, F, Grosso, R, Grote, H, Grunewald, S, 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G.; Woan, G.; Wooley, R.; Worden, J.; Wu, W.; Yakushin, I.; Yamamoto, H.; Yan, Z.; Yoshida, S.; Zanolin, M.; Zhang, J.; Zhang, L.; Zhao, C.; Zotov, N.; Zucker, M. E.; Zur Mühlen, H.; Zweizig, J.

In: Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology, Vol. 79, No. 12, 122001, 05.06.2009.

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T1 - Search for gravitational waves from low mass binary coalescences in the first year of LIGO's S5 data

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AU - Pan, Y.

AU - Pankow, C.

AU - Papa, M. A.

AU - Parameshwaraiah, V.

AU - Patel, P.

AU - Pedraza, M.

AU - Penn, S.

AU - Perraca, A.

AU - Pierro, V.

AU - Pinto, I. M.

AU - Pitkin, M.

AU - Pletsch, H. J.

AU - Plissi, M. V.

AU - Postiglione, F.

AU - Principe, M.

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AU - Quetschke, V.

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AU - Rakhmanov, M.

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AU - Wen, S.

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AU - Williams, L.

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AU - Wilmut, I.

AU - Winkelmann, L.

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AU - Wooley, R.

AU - Worden, J.

AU - Wu, W.

AU - Yakushin, I.

AU - Yamamoto, H.

AU - Yan, Z.

AU - Yoshida, S.

AU - Zanolin, M.

AU - Zhang, J.

AU - Zhang, L.

AU - Zhao, C.

AU - Zotov, N.

AU - Zucker, M. E.

AU - Zur Mühlen, H.

AU - Zweizig, J.

PY - 2009/6/5

Y1 - 2009/6/5

N2 - We have searched for gravitational waves from coalescing low mass compact binary systems with a total mass between 2M and 35 and a minimum component mass of 1M using data from the first year of the fifth science run of the three LIGO detectors, operating at design sensitivity. Depending on the mass, we are sensitive to coalescences as far as 150Mpc from the Earth. No gravitational-wave signals were observed above the expected background. Assuming a population of compact binary objects with a Gaussian mass distribution representing binary neutron star systems, black hole-neutron star binary systems, and binary black hole systems, we calculate the 90% confidence upper limit on the rate of coalescences to be 3.9×10-2yr-1L10-1, 1.1×10-2yr-1L10-1, and 2.5×10-3yr-1L10-1, respectively, where L10 is 1010 times the blue solar luminosity. We also set improved upper limits on the rate of compact binary coalescences per unit blue-light luminosity, as a function of mass.

AB - We have searched for gravitational waves from coalescing low mass compact binary systems with a total mass between 2M and 35 and a minimum component mass of 1M using data from the first year of the fifth science run of the three LIGO detectors, operating at design sensitivity. Depending on the mass, we are sensitive to coalescences as far as 150Mpc from the Earth. No gravitational-wave signals were observed above the expected background. Assuming a population of compact binary objects with a Gaussian mass distribution representing binary neutron star systems, black hole-neutron star binary systems, and binary black hole systems, we calculate the 90% confidence upper limit on the rate of coalescences to be 3.9×10-2yr-1L10-1, 1.1×10-2yr-1L10-1, and 2.5×10-3yr-1L10-1, respectively, where L10 is 1010 times the blue solar luminosity. We also set improved upper limits on the rate of compact binary coalescences per unit blue-light luminosity, as a function of mass.

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=67649382244&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1103/PhysRevD.79.122001

DO - 10.1103/PhysRevD.79.122001

M3 - Article

VL - 79

JO - Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology

JF - Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology

SN - 1550-7998

IS - 12

M1 - 122001

ER -