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…Data System with a Central Node located at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and a set of Discipline Nodes at other sites. The Center housed that part of the Geosciences Node

LIGO and Virgo announce four new gravitational-wave detections

world participate in the effort through the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, which includes the GEO Collaboration. A list of additional partners is available at https://my.ligo.org/census.php. The Virgo collaboration consists of…

Gravitational waves from a binary black hole merger observed by LIGO and Virgo

LIGO Scientific Collaboration, which includes the GEO Collaboration. Additional partners are listed at ligo.org/partners.php. The Virgo collaboration consists of more than 280 physicists and engineers belonging to 20 different…

LIGO and Virgo make first detection of gravitational waves produced by colliding neutron stars

…scientists and some 100 institutions from around the world participate in the effort through the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, which includes the GEO Collaboration and the Australian collaboration OzGrav….

Rainer Weiss, Kip S. Thorne and Barry C. Barish and LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Princess of Asturias Award for Technical and Scientific Research

US physicists Rainer Weiss, Kip S. Thorne and Barry C. Barish and LIGO Scientific Collaboration (LSC) have been bestowed with the 2017 Princess of Asturias Award for Technical and Scientific…

David Shoemaker named spokesperson for LIGO Scientific Collaboration

Senior MIT research scientist to speak for international collaboration for gravitational wave detection research. Effective immediately, David Shoemaker, leader of the Advanced Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory Project, will assume the…

Gravitational waves detected 100 years after Einstein’s prediction

…Physical Review Letters, was made by the LIGO Scientific Collaboration (which includes the GEO Collaboration and the Australian Consortium for Interferometric Gravitational Astronomy) and the Virgo Collaboration using data from…

Colliding Black Holes May Sing Different Gravitational Songs

…with the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) collaboration announced the first-ever direct detection of gravitational waves. To help the general public understand the signal that LIGO detected, the researchers…

"The beginnings of gravitational wave astronomy: R. Weiss, MIT on behalf of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration" (speaker: Rainer Weiss, MIT)

Abstract:The first detection of gravitational waves was made in September 2015 with the measurement of the coalescence of two ~30 solar mass black holes at a distance of…