Jonathan Blackman

Caltech | TAPIR | SXS | LIGO | Burke Institute


A Numerical Relativity Waveform Surrogate Model for Generically Precessing Binary Black Hole Mergers

Jonathan Blackman, Scott E. Field, Mark A. Scheel, Chad R. Galley, Christian D. Ott, Michael Boyle, Lawrence E. Kidder, Harald P. Pfeiffer, and Bela Szilagyi.
Submitted to Phys. Rev. D, (2017) [arXiv]

A Surrogate model of gravitational waveforms from numerical relativity simulations of precessing binary black hole mergers

Jonathan Blackman, Scott E. Field, Chad R. Galley, Daniel A. Hemberger, Mark A. Scheel, Patricia Schmidt, and Rory Smith.
Phys. Rev. D 95, 104023 (2017) [PRD][arXiv]

Detecting Gravitational-Wave Memory with LIGO: Implications of GW150914

Paul D. Lasky, Eric Thrane, Yuri Levin, Jonathan Blackman, and Yanbei Chen.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 061102 (2016) [PRL][arXiv]

Fast and Accurate Prediction of Numerical Relativity Waveforms from Binary Black Hole Coalescences Using Surrogate Models

Jonathan Blackman, Scott E. Field, Chad R. Galley, Bela Szilagyi, Mark A. Scheel, Manuel Tiglio, and Daniel A. Hemberger.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 121102 (2015) [PRL][arXiv]

Approaching the Post-Newtonian Regime with Numerical Relativity: A Compact-Object Binary Simulation Spanning 350 Gravitational-Wave Cycles

Bela Szilagyi, Jonathan Blackman, Alessandra Buonanno, Andrea Taracchini, Harald P. Pfeiffer, Mark A. Scheel, Tony Chu, Lawrence E. Kidder, and Yi Pan.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 031102 (2015) [PRL][arXiv]

Sparse Representations of Gravitational Waves from Precessing Compact Binaries

Jonathan Blackman, Bela Szilagyi, Chad R. Galley, and Manuel Tiglio.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 021101 (2014) [PRL][arXiv]

Acceleration-indeced deconfinement transitions in de Sitter spacetime

Jonathan Blackman, Michael B. McDermott, and Mark Van Raamsdonk.
JHEP 64 (2011) [Springer][arXiv]

Perfect Matchings in Grid Graphs after Vertex Deletions

Richard P. Anstee, Jonathan Blackman, and Hangjun Yang
SIAM J. Discrete Math., 25(4), 1754-1767 (2011) [SIAM]