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#gravitationalwaves

Where in the universe can you find a black hole nursery?

Gravitational wave researchers at the University of Birmingham have developed a new model that could help astronomers track down the origin of heavy black hole systems in the Universe.

7 Aug 2019 Physical Review D

Fastest eclipsing binary, a valuable target for gravitational wave studies

The rapidly orbiting stars are expected to be one of the strongest sources of gravitational waves detectable with LISA, the future space-based gravitational wave detector.

24 Jul 2019 Nature

Discovering exoplanets with gravitational waves

Researchers suggest how the planned space-based gravitational-wave observatory LISA can detect exoplanets orbiting white dwarf binaries everywhere in our Milky Way and in the nearby Magellanic Clouds.

8 Jul 2019 Nature Astronomy