Characterizing the sensitivity of isolated continuous gravitational wave searches to binary orbits

@article{Singh2019CharacterizingTS,
  title={Characterizing the sensitivity of isolated continuous gravitational wave searches to binary orbits},
  author={Avneet Singh and Maria Alessandra Papa and Vladimir Dergachev},
  journal={Physical Review D},
  year={2019}
}
Broadband all-sky searches for continuous gravitational waves (CW) from isolated neutron stars typically yield a number of significant candidates that are discarded through hierarchical semi-coherent and coherent follow-up searches. However, these searches target purely isolated sources and do not take into account possible phase modulations to the signals due to companion objects in binary orbits. If the source object is in a binary orbit, the signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) of a signal will… Expand

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