Gravitational Wave Sources in the Era of Multi-Band Gravitational Wave Astronomy

@article{Colpi2016GravitationalWS,
  title={Gravitational Wave Sources in the Era of Multi-Band Gravitational Wave Astronomy},
  author={Monica Colpi and Alberto Sesana},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena},
  year={2016},
  pages={43-140}
}
  • M. ColpiA. Sesana
  • Published 17 October 2016
  • Physics
  • arXiv: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena
The focus of this Chapter is on describing the prospective sources of the gravitational wave universe accessible to present and future observations, from kHz, to mHz down to nano-Hz frequencies. The multi-frequency gravitational wave universe gives a deep view into the cosmos, inaccessible otherwise. It has as main actors core-collapsing massive stars, neutron stars, coalescing compact object binaries of different flavours and stellar origin, coalescing massive black hole binaries, extreme mass… 

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