# Gravitational lensing of gravitational waves: A statistical perspective

@article{Li2018GravitationalLO, title={Gravitational lensing of gravitational waves: A statistical perspective}, author={Shun-Sheng Li and Shude Mao and Yuetong Zhao and Youjun Lu}, journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society}, year={2018}, volume={476}, pages={2220-2229} }

In this paper, we study the strong gravitational lensing of gravitational waves (GWs) from a statistical perspective, with particular focus on the high frequency GWs from stellar binary black hole coalescences. These are most promising targets for ground-based detectors such as Advanced Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory (aLIGO) and the proposed Einstein Telescope (ET) and can be safely treated under the geometrical optics limit for GW propagation. We perform a thorough…

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