Analysis of gravitational-wave data [E-Book] / Piotr Jaranowski, Andrzej Królak.
Jaranowski, Piotr, (author)
Królak, Andrzej, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2009
1 online resource (xii, 257 pages)
englisch
9780521864596
9780511605482
Cambridge monographs on particle physics, nuclear physics, and cosmology ; 29
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Overview of the theory of gravitational radiation
  • 2. Astrophysical sources of gravitational waves
  • 3. Statistical theory of signal detection
  • 4. Time series analysis
  • 5. Responses of detectors to gravitational waves
  • 6. Maximum-likelihood detection in Gaussian noise
  • 7. Data analysis tools
  • Appendix A. chirp waveform
  • Appendix B. Proof of the Neyman-Pearson lemma
  • Appendix C. Detector's beam-pattern functions
  • Appendix D. Response of the LISA detector to an almost monochromatic wave
  • Appendix E. Amplitude parameters of periodic waves.