Einstein@Home search for periodic gravitational waves in early S5 LIGO data

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    Abstract

    This paper reports on an all-sky search for periodic gravitational waves from sources such as deformed isolated rapidly spinning neutron stars. The analysis uses 840 hours of data from 66 days of the fifth LIGO science run (S5). The data were searched for quasimonochromatic waves with frequencies f in the range from 50 to 1500 Hz, with a linear frequency drift f˙ (measured at the solar system barycenter) in the range -f/τ
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)Article number 042003, 14pp
    JournalPhysical Review D
    Volume80
    Issue number4
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2009

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