Probing Primordial Black Hole Dark Matter with Gravitational Waves.

  title={Probing Primordial Black Hole Dark Matter with Gravitational Waves.},
  author={Ely D. Kovetz},
  journal={Physical review letters},
  volume={119 13},
  • E. Kovetz
  • Published 25 May 2017
  • Physics
  • Physical review letters
Primordial black holes (PBHs) have long been suggested as a candidate for making up some or all of the dark matter in the Universe. Most of the theoretically possible mass range for PBH dark matter has been ruled out with various null observations of expected signatures of their interaction with standard astrophysical objects. However, current constraints are significantly less robust in the 20  M_{⊙}≲M_{PBH}≲100  M_{⊙} mass window, which has received much attention recently, following the… 

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