Articles and Reviews

Popular articles

Introduction to Gravitational-Wave Astronomy

  1. K. S. Thorne, "Gravitational Waves", gr-qc/9506084 (1995).
  2. K. S. Thorne, "Gravitational Radiation - A New Window Onto the Universe", gr-qc/9704042 (1997).
  3. B. F. Schutz, "Gravitational Radiation", Encycopedia of Astronomy and Astrophysics, gr-qc/0003069 (2003).
  4. B. F. Schutz, "Gravitational wave astronomy", gr-qc/9911034 (1999).
  5. P. Ajith and K. G. Arun, Gravitational Wave Astronomy: A new window to the Universe", Resonance, October 2011 Issue.

Sources of Gravitational Waves

  1. C. Cutler, K. S. Thorne, "An Overview of Gravitational-Wave Sources", gr-qc/0204090 (2002).

Reviews — Gravitational-wave Astronomy

  1. B.S. Sathyaprakash and Bernard F. Schutz, "Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology with Gravitational Waves ", Living Reviews in Relativity (2009).
  2. Keith Riles, Gravitational Waves: Sources, Detectors and Searches , Progress in Particle and Nuclear Physics (2012).

Reviews — Gravitational-wave Detection

  1. Rana X. Adhikari, "Gravitational radiation detection with laser interferometry ", Rev. Mod. Phys. 86, 121 (2014).
  2. Andreas Freise and Kenneth A. Strain, "Interferometer Techniques for Gravitational-Wave Detection ", Living Rev. Relativity 13 (2010), 1.
  3. Matthew Pitkin, Stuart Reid, Sheila Rowan and James Hough, "Gravitational Wave Detection by Interferometry ", Living Reviews in Relativity (2011).
  4. M. Tinto and S. V. Dhurandhar, "Time-Delay Interferometry ", Living Reviews in Relativity (2005).

Reviews — Source modelling

Introductory articles/lecture notes

  1. Alessandra Buonanno, "Gravitational Waves": arXiv:0709.4682
  2. Enna Flanagan and Scott Hughes, "The basics of gravitational wave theory": gr-qc/0501041

Post-Newtonian methods

  1. Luc Blanchet, "Gravitational Radiation from Post-Newtonian Sources and Inspiralling Compact Binaries": arXiv/1310.1528
  2. Eric Poisson, "Post-Newtonian theory for the common reader" ,

Perturbation methods

  1. Emanuele Berti, Vitor Cardoso, Andrei O. Starinets, "Quasinormal modes of black holes and black branes", Class.Quant.Grav. 26 (2009) 163001. arXiv:0905.2975

Numerical relativity

  1. Joan M. Centrella, John G. Baker, Bernard J. Kelly, James R. van Meter, "Black-hole binaries, gravitational waves, and numerical relativity", Rev. Mod. Phys. 82:3069 (2010), arXiv:1010.5260 .
  2. Frans Pretorius, "Binary Black Hole Coalescence", Lecture Note will appear in the book: "Relativistic Objects in Compact Binaries: From Birth to Coalescence" (Editor: Colpi et al. Pulisher: Springer Verlag, Canopus Publishing Limited), arXiv:0710.1338
  3. Luis Lehner, "Numerical Relativity: A review", gr-qc/0106072

Reviews — Experimental tests of General Relativity

  1. Clifford Will, "Title: Resource Letter PTG-1: Precision Tests of Gravity", arXiv:1008.0296 .
  2. Thibault Damour, "The Equivalence Principle and the Constants of Nature" arXiv:0906.3174 .
  3. Thibault Damour and Marc Lilley, "String theory, gravity and experiment"arXiv:08024169 .
  4. Thibault Damour, "General relativity today", gr-qc/0704.0754 .
  5. Thibault Damour, "Binary systems as test-beds of gravity theories", gr-qc/0704.0749 .
  6. Thibault Damour, "General relativity today" (Talk delivered at the Poincar� Seminar "Gravitation et Exp�rience" 28 Oct. 2006, Paris. To appear in the Proceedings to be published by Birkh�user.) arXiv:0704.0754 .
  7. Thibault Damour, "Poincare, Relativity, Billiards and Symmetry", hep-th/0501168 .
  8. Thibault Damour, "The entropy of black holes: a primer" hep-th/0401160 .
  9. Thibault Damour, "Varying Constants", gr-qc/0306023
  10. Clifford M.Will, "The Confrontation between General Relativity and Experiment", Living Rev. Rel., 4, 4 (2001) , gr-qc/0510072 .
  11. Clifford M.Will, "Was Einstein right? Testing relativity at the centenary", "100 Years of Relativity: Spacetime Structure - Einstein and Beyond", Ed. Abhay Ashtekar. gr-qc/0504086 .
  12. Clifford M.Will "Special Relativity: A centenary perspective", Proceedings of the 2005 Seminar - Poincar�, Paris (2005). gr-qc/0504085 .
  13. Thibault Damour and Gilles Esposito-Farese "Gravitational-wave versus binary-pulsar tests of strong-field gravity", Phys. Rev. D., 58, 042001 (1998). gr-qc/9803031 , PROLA .
  14. Thibault Damour, "Gravitation, experiment and cosmology", gr-qc/9606079 .
  15. Clifford M. Will, "Stable clocks and general relativity", gr-qc/9504017  .