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Fast and accurate sensitivity estimation for continuous-gravitational-wave searches

Dreissigacker, Christoph; Prix, R; Wette, Karl

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This paper presents an efficient numerical sensitivity-estimation method and implementation for continuous-gravitational-wave searches, extending and generalizing an earlier analytic approach by Wette [1]. This estimation framework applies to a broad class of F-statistic-based search methods, namely (i) semi-coherent StackSlide F-statistic (single-stage and hierarchical multistage), (ii) Hough number count on F-statistics, as well as (iii) Bayesian upper limits on F-statistic search results...[Show more]

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Date published: 2018
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/205433
Source: Physical Review D
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevD.98.084058
Access Rights: Open Access

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