Publication List

An up-to-date version of my curriculum vitae and my recent publications can be found here.  The list is divided into papers in which I made a direct contribution, and those that my name is on from my work with the LIGO Collaboration.   I can also be found on the ADS here.

Authored and Co-authored Papers (with links)

  1. S. Chatterjee, C. L. Rodriguez, V. Kalogera, F. A. Rasio, Merging Binary Black Holes from Young and Old Massive Star Clusters. ApJL (submitted), September 2016
  2. C. L. Rodriguez, M. Zevin, C. Pankow, V. Kalogera, F. A. Rasio, Illuminating Black Hole Binary Formation Channels with Spins in Advanced LIGO. ApJL 832:L2, November 2016.
  3. K. Breivik, C. L. Rodriguez, S. L. Larson, V. Kalogera, F. A. Rasio, Distinguishing Between Formation Channels for Binary Black Holes with LISA. ApJL 830:L18, July 2016.
  4. C. L. Rodriguez, C-J Haster, S. Chatterjee, V. Kalogera, F. A. Rasio, Dynamical Formation of the GW150914 Binary Black Hole. ApJL 824:L8, May 2016.
  5. S. Chatterjee, C. L. Rodriguez, F. A. Rasio, Binary Black Holes in Dense Star Clusters: Exploring the Theoretical Uncertainties. ApJ 834:68, Jan. 2017.
  6. C. L. Rodriguez, S. Chatterjee, F. A. Rasio, Binary Black Hole Mergers from Globular Clusters: Masses, Merger Rates, and the Impact of Stellar Evolution. Phys. Rev. D 93:084029, Feb. 2016.
  7. C. L. Rodriguez, M. Morscher, L. Wang, S. Chatterjee, F. Rasio, R. Spurzem, Million-Body Star Cluster Simulations: Comparisons between Monte Carlo and Direct N-body.  MNRAS 463:2109, Dec. 2016.
  8. C. L. Rodriguez, B. Pattabiraman, S. Chatterjee, M. Morscher, F. Rasio, A. Choudhary, W-K. Liao, A New Hybrid Technique for Modeling Dense Star Clusters. ApJS (submitted), Nov. 2015.
  9. F. Antonini, S. Chatterjee, C. L. Rodriguez, M. Morscher, B. Pattabiraman, V. Kalogera, and F. A. Rasio. Black hole mergers and blue stragglers from hierarchical triples formed in globular clusters. ApJ, 816:65A, Jan 2016.
  10. C. L. Rodriguez, M. Morscher, B. Pattabiraman, S. Chatterjee, C.-J. Haster, and F. A. Rasio. Binary Black Hole Mergers from Globular Clusters: Implications for Advanced LIGO. Physical Review Letters, 115(5):051101, July 2015.
  11. M. Morscher, B. Pattabiraman, C. Rodriguez, F. A. Rasio, and S. Umbreit. The Dynamical Evolution of Stellar Black Holes in Globular Clusters. ApJ, 800:9, Feb. 2015.
  12. J. Veitch, V. Raymond, B. Farr, W. Farr, P. Graff, 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(4):042003, Feb. 2015.
  13. C. L. Rodriguez, B. Farr, V. Raymond, W. M. Farr, T. B. Littenberg, D. Fazi, and V. Kalogera. Basic Parameter Estimation of Binary Neutron Star Systems by the Advanced LIGO/Virgo Network. ApJ, 784:119, Apr. 2014.
  14. K. Grover, S. Fairhurst, B. F. Farr, I. Mandel, C. Rodriguez, T. Sidery, and A. Vecchio. Comparison of gravitational wave detector network sky localization approximations. Phys. Rev. D, 89(4):042004, Feb. 2014.
  15. C. L. Rodriguez, B. Farr, W. M. Farr, and I. Mandel. Inadequacies of the Fisher information matrix in gravitational-wave parameter estimation. Phys. Rev. D, 88(8):084013, Oct. 2013.
  16. C. L. Rodriguez, I. Mandel, and J. R. Gair. Verifying the no-hair property of massive compact objects with intermediate-mass-ratio inspirals in advanced gravitational-wave detectors. Phys. Rev. D, 85(6):062002, Mar. 2012.
  17. T. Regimbau, T. Dent, W. Del Pozzo, S. Giampanis, T. G. F. Li, C. Robinson, C. Van Den Broeck, D. Meacher, C. Rodriguez, B. S. Sathyaprakash, and K. Wojcik. Mock data challenge for the Einstein Gravitational-Wave Telescope. Phys. Rev. D, 86(12):122001, Dec. 2012.
  18. J. Veitch, I. Mandel, B. Aylott, B. Farr, V. Raymond, C. Rodriguez, M. van der Sluys, V. Kalogera, and A. Vecchio. Estimating parameters of coalescing compact binaries with proposed advanced detector networks. Phys. Rev. D, 85(10):104045, May 2012.

Papers with the LIGO Scientific Collaboration

  1.  J. Aasi, J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, T. Adams, and et al. Directed search for continuous gravitational waves from the Galactic center. Phys. Rev. D, 88(10):102002, Nov. 2013.
  2. J. Aasi, J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, T. Adams, and et al. Search for long-lived gravitational-wave transients coincident with long gamma-ray bursts. Phys. Rev. D, 88(12):122004, Dec. 2013.
  3. J. Aasi, J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, T. Adams, and 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, Apr. 2014.
  4. J. Aasi, J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, T. Adams, and et al. Constraints on Cosmic Strings from the LIGO-Virgo Gravitational-Wave Detectors. Physical Review Letters, 112(13):131101, Apr. 2014.
  5. J. Aasi, J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, T. Adams, and et al. First Searches for Optical Counterparts to Gravitational-wave Candidate Events. ApJS, 211:7, Mar. 2014.
  6. J. Aasi, J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, T. Adams, and et al. Gravitational Waves from Known Pulsars: Results from the Initial Detector Era. ApJ, 785:119, Apr. 2014.
  7. J. Aasi, J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, T. Adams, and et al. Characterization of the LIGO detectors during their sixth science run. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 32(11):115012, June 2015.
  8. J. Aasi, J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. Abbott, M. R. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, T. Adams, and et al. Searching for stochastic gravitational waves using data from the two colocated LIGO Hanford detectors. Phys. Rev. D, 91(2):022003, Jan. 2015.
  9. J. Aasi, J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, T. Adams, and et al. The characterization of Virgo data and its impact on gravitational-wave searches. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 29(15):155002, Aug. 2012.
  10. J. Aasi, J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. Aber- nathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, T. Adams, and et al. Einstein@Home all-sky search for periodic gravitational waves in LIGO S5 data. Phys. Rev. D, 87(4):042001, Feb. 2013.
  11. J. Aasi, J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. Aber- nathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, T. Adams, and et al. Parameter estimation for compact binary coalescence signals with the first generation gravitational-wave detector network. Phys. Rev. D, 88(6):062001, Sept. 2013.
  12. J. Aasi, J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. Aber- nathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, T. Adams, and 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(2):022002, Jan. 2013.
  13. J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, R. Adhikari, C. Affeldt, and et al. All-sky search for gravitational-wave bursts in the second joint LIGO- Virgo run. Phys. Rev. D, 85(12):122007, June 2012.
  14. J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, R. Adhikari, C. Affeldt, and et al. All-sky search for periodic gravitational waves in the full S5 LIGO data. Phys. Rev. D, 85(2):022001, Jan. 2012.
  15. J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, R. Adhikari, C. Affeldt, and et al. First low-latency LIGO+Virgo search for binary inspirals and their electromagnetic counterparts. A&A, 541:A155, May 2012.
  16. J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, R. Adhikari, C. Affeldt, and et al. Search for gravitational waves from intermediate mass binary black holes. Phys. Rev. D, 85(10):102004, May 2012.
  17. J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, R. Adhikari, C. Affeldt, and et al. Search for gravitational waves from low mass compact binary coalescence in LIGO’s sixth science run and Virgo’s science runs 2 and 3. Phys. Rev. D, 85(8):082002, Apr. 2012.
  18. J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, R. Adhikari, C. Affeldt, and et al. Upper limits on a stochastic gravitational-wave background using LIGO and Virgo interferometers at 600-1000 Hz. Phys. Rev. D, 85(12):122001, June 2012.
  19. J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, C. Affeldt, and et al. Search for Gravitational Waves Associated with Gamma-Ray Bursts during LIGO Science Run 6 and Virgo Science Runs 2 and 3. ApJ, 760:12, Nov. 2012.
  20. S. Adrian-Martinez, I. A. Samarai, A. Albert, M. Andre, M. Anghinolfi, G. Anton, S. Anvar, M. Ardid, T. Astraatmadja, J.-J. Aubert, and et al. A first search for coincident gravitational waves and high energy neutrinos using LIGO, Virgo and ANTARES data from 2007. Astrophys. Space Phys. Res., 6:8, June 2013.
  21. P. A. Evans, J. K. Fridriksson, N. Gehrels, J. Homan, J. P. Osborne, M. Siegel, A. Beardmore, P. Handbauer, J. Gelbord, J. A. Kennea, and et al. Swift Follow-up Observations of Candidate Gravitational-wave Transient Events. ApJS, 203:28, Dec. 2012.
  22. Ligo Scientific Collaboration, J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. Abernathy, C. Adams, R. Adhikari, C. Affeldt, B. Allen, and et al. A gravitational wave observatory operating beyond the quantum shot-noise limit. Nature Physics, 7:962–965, Dec. 2011.
  23. LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration, J. Abadie, B. P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T. D. Abbott, M. Abernathy, T. Accadia, F. Acernese, C. Adams, and et al. Implementation and testing of the first prompt search for gravitational wave transients with electromagnetic counterparts. A&A, 539:A124, Apr. 2012.