Testing scalar-tensor gravity using space gravitational-wave interferometers

@article{Scharre2001TestingSG,
  title={Testing scalar-tensor gravity using space gravitational-wave interferometers},
  author={Paul Scharre and Clifford M. Will},
  journal={Physical Review D},
  year={2001},
  volume={65},
  pages={042002}
}
We calculate the bounds which could be placed on scalar-tensor theories of gravity of the Jordan, Fierz, Brans and Dicke type by measurements of gravitational waveforms from neutron stars (NS) spiraling into massive black holes (MBH) using LISA, the proposed space laser interferometric observatory. Such observations may yield significantly more stringent bounds on the Brans-Dicke coupling parameter $\ensuremath{\omega}$ than are achievable from solar system or binary pulsar measurements. For NS… 

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