Detection Papers


GW151226 - LIGO's Second Detection

"GW151226: Observation of Gravitational Waves from a 22 Solar-mass Binary Black Hole Coalescence" -- published in PRL 116, 241103 (2016)

"Binary Black Hole Mergers in the first Advanced LIGO Observing Run"

GW151226 Data Release




GW150914 - LIGO's First Detection

Discovery Paper

"Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Black Hole Merger" -- published in PRL 116, 061102 (2016).


Related papers


Data Release

GW150914 Data Release