First upper limits from LIGO on gravitational wave bursts

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We report on a search for gravitational wave bursts using data from the first science run of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory (LIGO) detectors. Our search focuses on bursts with durations ranging from 4 to 100 ms, and with significant power in the LIGO sensitivity band of 150 to 3000 Hz. We bound the rate for such detected bursts at less than 1.6 events per day at a 90% confidence level. This result is interpreted in terms of the detection efficiency for ad hoc waveforms (Gaussians and sine Gaussians) as a function of their root-sum-square strain [Formula Presented] typical sensitivities lie in the range [Formula Presented] depending on the waveform. We discuss improvements in the search method that will be applied to future science data from LIGO and other gravitational wave detectors.

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JournalPhysical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology
Volume69
Issue number10
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StatePublished - Jan 1 2004

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Abbott, B. ; Abbott, R. ; Adhikari, R. ; Ageev, A. ; Allen, B. ; Amin, R. ; Anderson, S. B. ; Anderson, W. G. ; Araya, M. ; Armandula, H. ; Asiri, F. ; Aufmuth, P. ; Aulbert, C. ; Babak, S. ; Balasubramanian, R. ; Ballmer, S. ; Barish, B. C. ; Barker, D. ; Barker-Patton, C. ; Barnes, M. ; Barr, B. ; Barton, M. A. ; Bayer, K. ; Beausoleil, R. ; Belczynski, K. ; Bennett, R. ; Berukoff, S. J. ; Betzwieser, J. ; Bhawal, B. ; Bilenko, I. A. ; Billingsley, G. ; Black, E. ; Blackburn, K. ; Bland-Weaver, B. ; Bochner, B. ; Bogue, L. ; Bork, R. ; Bose, S. ; Brady, P. R. ; Braginsky, V. B. ; Brau, J. E. ; Brown, D. A. ; Brozek, S. ; Bullington, A. ; Buonanno, A. ; Burgess, R. ; Busby, D. ; Butler, W. E. ; Byer, R. L. ; Cadonati, L. ; Cagnoli, G. ; Camp, J. B. ; Cantley, C. A. ; Cardenas, L. ; Carter, K. ; Casey, M. M. ; Castiglione, J. ; Chandler, A. ; Chapsky, J. ; Charlton, P. ; Chatterji, S. ; Chen, Y. ; Chickarmane, V. ; Chin, D. ; Christensen, N. ; Churches, D. ; Colacino, C. ; Coldwell, R. ; Coles, M. ; Cook, D. ; Corbitt, T. ; Coyne, D. ; Creighton, J. D.E. ; Creighton, T. D. ; Crooks, D. R.M. ; Csatorday, P. ; Cusack, B. J. ; Cutler, C. ; D’Ambrosio, E. ; Danzmann, K. ; Davies, R. ; Daw, E. ; DeBra, D. ; Delker, T. ; DeSalvo, R. ; Dhurandhar, S. ; Díaz, M. ; Ding, H. ; Drever, R. W.P. ; Dupuis, R. J. ; Ebeling, C. ; Edlund, J. ; Ehrens, P. ; Elliffe, E. J. ; Etzel, T. ; Evans, M. ; Evans, T. ; Fallnich, C. ; Farnham, D. ; Fejer, M. M. ; Fine, M. ; Finn, L. S. ; Flanagan, E. ; Freise, A. ; Frey, R. ; Fritschel, P. ; Frolov, V. ; Fyffe, M. ; Ganezer, K. S. ; Giaime, J. A. ; Gillespie, A. ; Goda, K. ; González, G. ; Goßler, S. ; Grandclément, P. ; Grant, A. ; Gray, C. ; Gretarsson, A. M. ; Grimmett, D. ; Grote, H. ; Grunewald, S. ; Guenther, M. ; Gustafson, E. ; Gustafson, R. ; Hamilton, W. O. ; Hammond, M. ; Hanson, J. ; Hardham, C. ; Harry, G. ; Hartunian, A. ; Heefner, J. ; Hefetz, Y. ; Heinzel, G. ; Heng, I. S. ; Hennessy, M. ; Hepler, N. ; Heptonstall, A. ; Heurs, M. ; Hewitson, M. ; Hindman, N. ; Hoang, P. ; Hough, J. ; Hrynevych, M. ; Hua, W. ; Ingley, R. ; Ito, M. ; Itoh, Y. ; Ivanov, A. ; Jennrich, O. ; Johnson, W. W. ; Johnston, W. ; Jones, L. ; Jungwirth, D. ; Kalogera, V. ; Katsavounidis, E. ; Kawabe, K. ; Kawamura, S. ; Kells, W. ; Kern, J. ; Khan, A. ; Killbourn, S. ; Killow, C. J. ; Kim, C. ; King, C. ; King, P. ; Klimenko, S. ; Kloevekorn, P. ; Koranda, S. ; Kötter, K. ; Kovalik, J. ; Kozak, D. ; Krishnan, B. ; Landry, M. ; Langdale, J. ; Lantz, B. ; Lawrence, R. ; Lazzarini, A. ; Lei, M. ; Leonhardt, V. ; Leonor, I. ; Libbrecht, K. ; Lindquist, P. ; Liu, S. ; Logan, J. ; Lormand, M. ; Lubinski, M. ; Lück, H. ; Lyons, T. T. ; Machenschalk, B. ; MacInnis, M. ; Mageswaran, M. ; Mailand, K. ; Majid, W. ; Malec, M. ; Mann, F. ; Marin, A. ; Márka, S. ; Maros, E. ; Mason, J. ; Mason, K. ; Matherny, O. ; Matone, L. ; Mavalvala, N. ; McCarthy, R. ; McClelland, D. E. ; McHugh, M. ; McNamara, P. ; Mendell, G. ; Meshkov, S. ; Messenger, C. ; Mitrofanov, V. P. ; Mitselmakher, G. ; Mittleman, R. ; Miyakawa, O. ; Miyoki, S. ; Mohanty, S. ; Moreno, G. ; Mossavi, K. ; Mours, B. ; Mueller, G. ; Mukherjee, S. ; Myers, J. ; Nagano, S. ; Nash, T. ; Naundorf, H. ; Nayak, R. ; Newton, G. ; Nocera, F. ; Nutzman, P. ; Olson, T. ; O’Reilly, B. ; Ottaway, D. J. ; Ottewill, A. ; Ouimette, D. ; Overmier, H. ; Owen, B. J. ; Papa, M. A. ; Parameswariah, C. ; Parameswariah, V. ; Pedraza, M. ; Penn, S. ; Pitkin, M. ; Plissi, M. ; Pratt, M. ; Quetschke, V. ; Raab, F. ; Radkins, H. ; Rahkola, R. ; Rakhmanov, M. ; Rao, S. R. ; Redding, D. ; Regehr, M. W. ; Regimbau, T. ; Reilly, K. T. ; Reithmaier, K. ; Reitze, D. H. ; Richman, S. ; Riesen, R. ; Riles, K. ; Rizzi, A. ; Robertson, D. I. ; Robertson, N. A. ; Robison, L. ; Roddy, S. ; Rollins, J. ; Romano, J. D. ; Romie, J. ; Rong, H. ; Rose, D. ; Rotthoff, E. ; Rowan, S. ; Rüdiger, A. ; Russell, P. ; Ryan, K. ; Salzman, I. ; Sanders, G. H. ; Sannibale, V. ; Sathyaprakash, B. ; Saulson, P. R. ; Savage, R. ; Sazonov, A. ; Schilling, R. ; Schlaufman, K. ; Schmidt, V. ; Schofield, R. ; Schrempel, M. ; Schutz, B. F. ; Schwinberg, P. ; Scott, S. M. ; Searle, A. C. ; Sears, B. ; Seel, S. ; Sengupta, A. S. ; Shapiro, C. A. ; Shawhan, P. ; Shoemaker, D. H. ; Shu, Q. Z. ; Sibley, A. ; Siemens, X. ; Sievers, L. ; Sigg, D. ; Sintes, A. M. ; Skeldon, K. ; Smith, J. R. ; Smith, M. ; Smith, M. R. ; Sneddon, P. ; Spero, R. ; Stapfer, G. ; Strain, K. A. ; Strom, D. ; Stuver, A. ; Summerscales, T. ; Sumner, M. C. ; Sutton, P. J. ; Sylvestre, J. ; Takamori, A. ; Tanner, D. B. ; Tariq, H. ; Taylor, I. ; Taylor, R. ; Thorne, K. S. ; Tibbits, M. ; Tilav, S. ; Tinto, M. ; Tokmakov, K. V. ; Torres, C. ; Torrie, C. ; Traeger, S. ; Traylor, G. ; Tyler, W. ; Ugolini, D. ; Vallisneri, M. ; van Putten, M. ; Vass, S. ; Vecchio, A. ; Vorvick, C. ; Vyachanin, S. P. ; Wallace, L. ; Walther, H. ; Ward, H. ; Ware, B. ; Watts, K. ; Webber, D. ; Weidner, A. ; Weiland, U. ; Weinstein, A. ; Weiss, R. ; Welling, H. ; Wen, L. ; Wen, S. ; Whelan, J. T. ; Whitcomb, S. E. ; Whiting, B. F. ; Willems, P. A. ; Williams, P. R. ; Williams, R. ; Willke, B. ; Wilson, A. ; Winjum, B. J. ; Winkler, W. ; Wise, S. ; Wiseman, A. G. ; Woan, G. ; Wooley, R. ; Worden, J. ; Yakushin, I. ; Yamamoto, H. ; Yoshida, S. ; Zawischa, I. ; Zhang, L. ; Zotov, N. ; Zucker, M. ; Zweizig, J. / First upper limits from LIGO on gravitational wave bursts. In: Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology. 2004 ; Vol. 69, No. 10.
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In: Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology, Vol. 69, No. 10, 01.01.2004.

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TY - JOUR

T1 - First upper limits from LIGO on gravitational wave bursts

AU - Abbott, B.

AU - Abbott, R.

AU - Adhikari, R.

AU - Ageev, A.

AU - Allen, B.

AU - Amin, R.

AU - Anderson, S. B.

AU - Anderson, W. G.

AU - Araya, M.

AU - Armandula, H.

AU - Asiri, F.

AU - Aufmuth, P.

AU - Aulbert, C.

AU - Babak, S.

AU - Balasubramanian, R.

AU - Ballmer, S.

AU - Barish, B. C.

AU - Barker, D.

AU - Barker-Patton, C.

AU - Barnes, M.

AU - Barr, B.

AU - Barton, M. A.

AU - Bayer, K.

AU - Beausoleil, R.

AU - Belczynski, K.

AU - Bennett, R.

AU - Berukoff, S. J.

AU - Betzwieser, J.

AU - Bhawal, B.

AU - Bilenko, I. A.

AU - Billingsley, G.

AU - Black, E.

AU - Blackburn, K.

AU - Bland-Weaver, B.

AU - Bochner, B.

AU - Bogue, L.

AU - Bork, R.

AU - Bose, S.

AU - Brady, P. R.

AU - Braginsky, V. B.

AU - Brau, J. E.

AU - Brown, D. A.

AU - Brozek, S.

AU - Bullington, A.

AU - Buonanno, A.

AU - Burgess, R.

AU - Busby, D.

AU - Butler, W. E.

AU - Byer, R. L.

AU - Cadonati, L.

AU - Cagnoli, G.

AU - Camp, J. B.

AU - Cantley, C. A.

AU - Cardenas, L.

AU - Carter, K.

AU - Casey, M. M.

AU - Castiglione, J.

AU - Chandler, A.

AU - Chapsky, J.

AU - Charlton, P.

AU - Chatterji, S.

AU - Chen, Y.

AU - Chickarmane, V.

AU - Chin, D.

AU - Christensen, N.

AU - Churches, D.

AU - Colacino, C.

AU - Coldwell, R.

AU - Coles, M.

AU - Cook, D.

AU - Corbitt, T.

AU - Coyne, D.

AU - Creighton, J. D.E.

AU - Creighton, T. D.

AU - Crooks, D. R.M.

AU - Csatorday, P.

AU - Cusack, B. J.

AU - Cutler, C.

AU - D’Ambrosio, E.

AU - Danzmann, K.

AU - Davies, R.

AU - Daw, E.

AU - DeBra, D.

AU - Delker, T.

AU - DeSalvo, R.

AU - Dhurandhar, S.

AU - Díaz, M.

AU - Ding, H.

AU - Drever, R. W.P.

AU - Dupuis, R. J.

AU - Ebeling, C.

AU - Edlund, J.

AU - Ehrens, P.

AU - Elliffe, E. J.

AU - Etzel, T.

AU - Evans, M.

AU - Evans, T.

AU - Fallnich, C.

AU - Farnham, D.

AU - Fejer, M. M.

AU - Fine, M.

AU - Finn, L. S.

AU - Flanagan, E.

AU - Freise, A.

AU - Frey, R.

AU - Fritschel, P.

AU - Frolov, V.

AU - Fyffe, M.

AU - Ganezer, K. S.

AU - Giaime, J. A.

AU - Gillespie, A.

AU - Goda, K.

AU - González, G.

AU - Goßler, S.

AU - Grandclément, P.

AU - Grant, A.

AU - Gray, C.

AU - Gretarsson, A. M.

AU - Grimmett, D.

AU - Grote, H.

AU - Grunewald, S.

AU - Guenther, M.

AU - Gustafson, E.

AU - Gustafson, R.

AU - Hamilton, W. O.

AU - Hammond, M.

AU - Hanson, J.

AU - Hardham, C.

AU - Harry, G.

AU - Hartunian, A.

AU - Heefner, J.

AU - Hefetz, Y.

AU - Heinzel, G.

AU - Heng, I. S.

AU - Hennessy, M.

AU - Hepler, N.

AU - Heptonstall, A.

AU - Heurs, M.

AU - Hewitson, M.

AU - Hindman, N.

AU - Hoang, P.

AU - Hough, J.

AU - Hrynevych, M.

AU - Hua, W.

AU - Ingley, R.

AU - Ito, M.

AU - Itoh, Y.

AU - Ivanov, A.

AU - Jennrich, O.

AU - Johnson, W. W.

AU - Johnston, W.

AU - Jones, L.

AU - Jungwirth, D.

AU - Kalogera, V.

AU - Katsavounidis, E.

AU - Kawabe, K.

AU - Kawamura, S.

AU - Kells, W.

AU - Kern, J.

AU - Khan, A.

AU - Killbourn, S.

AU - Killow, C. J.

AU - Kim, C.

AU - King, C.

AU - King, P.

AU - Klimenko, S.

AU - Kloevekorn, P.

AU - Koranda, S.

AU - Kötter, K.

AU - Kovalik, J.

AU - Kozak, D.

AU - Krishnan, B.

AU - Landry, M.

AU - Langdale, J.

AU - Lantz, B.

AU - Lawrence, R.

AU - Lazzarini, A.

AU - Lei, M.

AU - Leonhardt, V.

AU - Leonor, I.

AU - Libbrecht, K.

AU - Lindquist, P.

AU - Liu, S.

AU - Logan, J.

AU - Lormand, M.

AU - Lubinski, M.

AU - Lück, H.

AU - Lyons, T. T.

AU - Machenschalk, B.

AU - MacInnis, M.

AU - Mageswaran, M.

AU - Mailand, K.

AU - Majid, W.

AU - Malec, M.

AU - Mann, F.

AU - Marin, A.

AU - Márka, S.

AU - Maros, E.

AU - Mason, J.

AU - Mason, K.

AU - Matherny, O.

AU - Matone, L.

AU - Mavalvala, N.

AU - McCarthy, R.

AU - McClelland, D. E.

AU - McHugh, M.

AU - McNamara, P.

AU - Mendell, G.

AU - Meshkov, S.

AU - Messenger, C.

AU - Mitrofanov, V. P.

AU - Mitselmakher, G.

AU - Mittleman, R.

AU - Miyakawa, O.

AU - Miyoki, S.

AU - Mohanty, S.

AU - Moreno, G.

AU - Mossavi, K.

AU - Mours, B.

AU - Mueller, G.

AU - Mukherjee, S.

AU - Myers, J.

AU - Nagano, S.

AU - Nash, T.

AU - Naundorf, H.

AU - Nayak, R.

AU - Newton, G.

AU - Nocera, F.

AU - Nutzman, P.

AU - Olson, T.

AU - O’Reilly, B.

AU - Ottaway, D. J.

AU - Ottewill, A.

AU - Ouimette, D.

AU - Overmier, H.

AU - Owen, B. J.

AU - Papa, M. A.

AU - Parameswariah, C.

AU - Parameswariah, V.

AU - Pedraza, M.

AU - Penn, S.

AU - Pitkin, M.

AU - Plissi, M.

AU - Pratt, M.

AU - Quetschke, V.

AU - Raab, F.

AU - Radkins, H.

AU - Rahkola, R.

AU - Rakhmanov, M.

AU - Rao, S. R.

AU - Redding, D.

AU - Regehr, M. W.

AU - Regimbau, T.

AU - Reilly, K. T.

AU - Reithmaier, K.

AU - Reitze, D. H.

AU - Richman, S.

AU - Riesen, R.

AU - Riles, K.

AU - Rizzi, A.

AU - Robertson, D. I.

AU - Robertson, N. A.

AU - Robison, L.

AU - Roddy, S.

AU - Rollins, J.

AU - Romano, J. D.

AU - Romie, J.

AU - Rong, H.

AU - Rose, D.

AU - Rotthoff, E.

AU - Rowan, S.

AU - Rüdiger, A.

AU - Russell, P.

AU - Ryan, K.

AU - Salzman, I.

AU - Sanders, G. H.

AU - Sannibale, V.

AU - Sathyaprakash, B.

AU - Saulson, P. R.

AU - Savage, R.

AU - Sazonov, A.

AU - Schilling, R.

AU - Schlaufman, K.

AU - Schmidt, V.

AU - Schofield, R.

AU - Schrempel, M.

AU - Schutz, B. F.

AU - Schwinberg, P.

AU - Scott, S. M.

AU - Searle, A. C.

AU - Sears, B.

AU - Seel, S.

AU - Sengupta, A. S.

AU - Shapiro, C. A.

AU - Shawhan, P.

AU - Shoemaker, D. H.

AU - Shu, Q. Z.

AU - Sibley, A.

AU - Siemens, X.

AU - Sievers, L.

AU - Sigg, D.

AU - Sintes, A. M.

AU - Skeldon, K.

AU - Smith, J. R.

AU - Smith, M.

AU - Smith, M. R.

AU - Sneddon, P.

AU - Spero, R.

AU - Stapfer, G.

AU - Strain, K. A.

AU - Strom, D.

AU - Stuver, A.

AU - Summerscales, T.

AU - Sumner, M. C.

AU - Sutton, P. J.

AU - Sylvestre, J.

AU - Takamori, A.

AU - Tanner, D. B.

AU - Tariq, H.

AU - Taylor, I.

AU - Taylor, R.

AU - Thorne, K. S.

AU - Tibbits, M.

AU - Tilav, S.

AU - Tinto, M.

AU - Tokmakov, K. V.

AU - Torres, C.

AU - Torrie, C.

AU - Traeger, S.

AU - Traylor, G.

AU - Tyler, W.

AU - Ugolini, D.

AU - Vallisneri, M.

AU - van Putten, M.

AU - Vass, S.

AU - Vecchio, A.

AU - Vorvick, C.

AU - Vyachanin, S. P.

AU - Wallace, L.

AU - Walther, H.

AU - Ward, H.

AU - Ware, B.

AU - Watts, K.

AU - Webber, D.

AU - Weidner, A.

AU - Weiland, U.

AU - Weinstein, A.

AU - Weiss, R.

AU - Welling, H.

AU - Wen, L.

AU - Wen, S.

AU - Whelan, J. T.

AU - Whitcomb, S. E.

AU - Whiting, B. F.

AU - Willems, P. A.

AU - Williams, P. R.

AU - Williams, R.

AU - Willke, B.

AU - Wilson, A.

AU - Winjum, B. J.

AU - Winkler, W.

AU - Wise, S.

AU - Wiseman, A. G.

AU - Woan, G.

AU - Wooley, R.

AU - Worden, J.

AU - Yakushin, I.

AU - Yamamoto, H.

AU - Yoshida, S.

AU - Zawischa, I.

AU - Zhang, L.

AU - Zotov, N.

AU - Zucker, M.

AU - Zweizig, J.

PY - 2004/1/1

Y1 - 2004/1/1

N2 - We report on a search for gravitational wave bursts using data from the first science run of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory (LIGO) detectors. Our search focuses on bursts with durations ranging from 4 to 100 ms, and with significant power in the LIGO sensitivity band of 150 to 3000 Hz. We bound the rate for such detected bursts at less than 1.6 events per day at a 90% confidence level. This result is interpreted in terms of the detection efficiency for ad hoc waveforms (Gaussians and sine Gaussians) as a function of their root-sum-square strain [Formula Presented] typical sensitivities lie in the range [Formula Presented] depending on the waveform. We discuss improvements in the search method that will be applied to future science data from LIGO and other gravitational wave detectors.

AB - We report on a search for gravitational wave bursts using data from the first science run of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory (LIGO) detectors. Our search focuses on bursts with durations ranging from 4 to 100 ms, and with significant power in the LIGO sensitivity band of 150 to 3000 Hz. We bound the rate for such detected bursts at less than 1.6 events per day at a 90% confidence level. This result is interpreted in terms of the detection efficiency for ad hoc waveforms (Gaussians and sine Gaussians) as a function of their root-sum-square strain [Formula Presented] typical sensitivities lie in the range [Formula Presented] depending on the waveform. We discuss improvements in the search method that will be applied to future science data from LIGO and other gravitational wave detectors.

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U2 - 10.1103/PhysRevD.69.102001

DO - 10.1103/PhysRevD.69.102001

M3 - Article

AN - SCOPUS:24644447693

VL - 69

JO - Physical Review D

JF - Physical Review D

SN - 0556-2821

IS - 10

ER -