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Gravitational Wave Astrophysics

Proceedings of the Third Session of the Sant Cugat Forum on Astrophysics

  • Carlos F. Sopuerta
Conference proceedings

Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Proceedings book series (ASSSP, volume 40)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxv
  2. Xilong Fan, Christopher Messenger, Ik Siong Heng
    Pages 35-42
  3. F. G. Oliveira, Jorge A. Rueda, R. Ruffini
    Pages 43-50
  4. Zachariah B. Etienne, Vasileios Paschalidis, Stuart L. Shapiro
    Pages 59-74
  5. Brynmor Haskell, Nils Andersson, Caroline D‘Angelo, Nathalie Degenaar, Kostas Glampedakis, Wynn C. G. Ho et al.
    Pages 85-102
  6. Vassilios Mewes, Pedro J. Montero, Nikolaos Stergioulas, Filippo Galeazzi, José A. Font
    Pages 121-127
  7. Mukremin Kilic, Warren R. Brown, J. J. Hermes, A. Gianninas
    Pages 167-173
  8. Gabriela Aznar-Siguán, Enrique García-Berro, Pablo Lorén-Aguilar
    Pages 175-183
  9. Ulrich Sperhake
    Pages 185-202
  10. Nicolas Sanchis-Gual, Pedro J. Montero, José A. Font, Ewald Müller, Thomas W. Baumgarte
    Pages 203-208
  11. Nigel T. Bishop, Luciano Rezzolla
    Pages 209-215
  12. Aaron Zimmerman, Huan Yang, Zachary Mark, Yanbei Chen, Luis Lehner
    Pages 217-223

About these proceedings


This book offers review chapters written by invited speakers of the 3rd Session of the Sant Cugat Forum on Astrophysics — Gravitational Waves Astrophysics. All chapters have been peer reviewed. The book goes beyond normal conference proceedings in that it provides a wide panorama of the astrophysics of gravitational waves and serves as a reference work for researchers in the field.


Black Hole - Neutron Star Binaries Compact Binaries General Relativistic Hydrodynamics Gravitational Wave Astrophysics Gravitational Wave Cosmology Gravitational-Wave Detectors Neutron Star Binaries Numerical Relativity and Data Analysis Pulsar - White Dwarf Binaries Tidal Disruptions in Inspirals

Editors and affiliations

  • Carlos F. Sopuerta
    • 1
  1. 1.Edifici NexusInstitut de Ciències de l’Espai (CSIC-IEEC)BarcelonaSpain

About the editors

Carlos F. Sopuerta is working at the Institute of Space Sciences (CSIC-IEEC), Barcelona, as a Ramón y Cajal Researcher. His main research interest lies in the new area of Gravitational Wave Astronomy.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Gravitational Wave Astrophysics
  • Book Subtitle Proceedings of the Third Session of the Sant Cugat Forum on Astrophysics
  • Editors Carlos F. Sopuerta
  • Series Title Astrophysics and Space Science Proceedings
  • Series Abbreviated Title Astrophysics,Space Science
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Physics and Astronomy Physics and Astronomy (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-10487-4
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-38292-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-10488-1
  • Series ISSN 1570-6591
  • Series E-ISSN 1570-6605
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXV, 309
  • Number of Illustrations 29 b/w illustrations, 52 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Astrophysics and Astroparticles
    Astronomy, Observations and Techniques
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