Detecting gravitational waves from cosmological phase transitions with LISA: an update

  title={Detecting gravitational waves from cosmological phase transitions with LISA: an update},
  author={Chiara Caprini and Mikael Chala and Glauber Carvalho Dorsch and Mark Hindmarsh and Stephan J. Huber and Thomas Konstandin and Jonathan Kozaczuk and Germano Nardini and J. M. No and Kari Rummukainen and Pedro Schwaller and Geraldine Servant and Anders Tranberg and David J. Weir},
  journal={Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics},
  pages={024 - 024}
We investigate the potential for observing gravitational waves from cosmological phase transitions with LISA in light of recent theoretical and experimental developments. Our analysis is based on current state-of-the-art simulations of sound waves in the cosmic fluid after the phase transition completes. We discuss the various sources of gravitational radiation, the underlying parameters describing the phase transition and a variety of viable particle physics models in this context, clarifying… 

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