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Ronaldas Macas

Research Fellow

  1. 2021
  2. Published

    Point absorbers in Advanced LIGO

    Aidan F. Brooks, Gabriele Vajente, Hiro Yamamoto, Rich Abbott, Rana X. Adhikari, Alena Ananyeva, Stephen Appert, Koji Arai, Joseph S. Areeda, Yasmeen Asali & 188 others, Stuart M. Aston, Corey Austin, Anne M. Baer, Matthew Ball, Stefan W. Ballmer, Sharan Banagiri, David Barker, Lisa Barsotti, Jeffrey Bartlett, Beverly K. Berger, Joseph Betzwieser, Dripta Bhattacharjee, Garilynn Billingsley, Sebastien Biscans, Carl D. Blair, Ryan M. Blair, Nina Bode, Phillip Booker, Rolf Bork, Alyssa Bramley, Aaron Buikema, Craig Cahillane, Kipp C. Cannon, Huy Tuong Cao, Xu Chen, Alexei A. Ciobanu, Filiberto Clara, Camilla Compton, Sam J. Cooper, Kenneth R. Corley, Stefan T. Countryman, Pep B. Covas, Dennis C. Coyne, Laurence E. Datrier, Derek Davis, Chiara D. Difronzo, Katherine L. Dooley, Jenne C. Driggers, Peter Dupej, Sheila E. Dwyer, Anamaria Effler, Todd Etzel, Matthew Evans, Tom M. Evans, Jon Feicht, Alvaro Fernandez-Galiana, Peter Fritschel, Valery V. Frolov, Paul Fulda, Michael Fyffe, Joe A. Giaime, Dwayne D. Giardina, Patrick Godwin, Evan Goetz, Slawomir Gras, Corey Gray, Rachel Gray, Anna C. Green, Anchal Gupta, Eric K. Gustafson, Dick Gustafson, Evan Hall, Jonathan Hanks, Joe Hanson, Terra Hardwick, Raine K. Hasskew, Matthew C. Heintze, Adrian F. Helmling-Cornell, Nathan A. Holland, Jeff D. Jones, Shivaraj Kandhasamy, Sudarshan Karki, Marie Kasprzack, Keita Kawabe, Nutsinee Kijbunchoo, Peter J. King, Jeffrey S. Kissel, Rahul Kumar, Michael Landry, Benjamin B. Lane, Brian Lantz, Michael Laxen, Yannick K. Lecoeuche, Jessica Leviton, Liu Jian, Marc Lormand, Dr Andrew Lundgren, Ronaldas Macas, Myron Macinnis, Duncan M. Macleod, Georgia L. Mansell, Szabolcs Marka, Zsuzsanna Marka, Denis V. Martynov, Ken Mason, Thomas J. Massinger, Fabrice Matichard, Nergis Mavalvala, Richard McCarthy, David E. McClelland, Scott McCormick, Lee McCuller, Jessica McIver, Terry McRae, Gregory Mendell, Kara Merfeld, Edmond L. Merilh, Fabian Meylahn, Timesh Mistry, Richard Mittleman, Gerardo Moreno, Conor M. Mow-Lowry, Simone Mozzon, Adam Mullavey, Timothy J. Nelson, Philippe Nguyen, Dr Laura Nuttall, Jason Oberling, Richard J. Oram, Charles Osthelder, David J. Ottaway, Harry Overmier, Jordan R. Palamos, William Parker, Ethan Payne, Arnaud Pele, Reilly Penhorwood, Carlos J. Perez, Marc Pirello, Hugh Radkins, Karla E. Ramirez, Jonathan W. Richardson, Keith Riles, Norna A. Robertson, Jameson G. Rollins, Chandra L. Romel, Janeen H. Romie, Michael P. Ross, Kyle Ryan, Travis Sadecki, Eduardo J. Sanchez, Luis E. Sanchez, Saravanan R. Tiruppatturrajamanikkam, Richard L. Savage, Dean Schaetzl, Roman Schnabel, Robert M. Schofield, Eyal Schwartz, Danny Sellers, Thomas Shaffer, Daniel Sigg, Bram J. Slagmolen, Joshua R. Smith, Siddharth Soni, Borja Sorazu, Andrew P. Spencer, Ken A. Strain, Ling Sun, Marek J. Szczepanczyk, Patrick Thomas, Keith A. Thorne, Karl Toland, Calum I. Torrie, Gary Traylor, Maggie Tse, Alexander L. Urban, Guillermo Valdes, Daniel C. Vander-Hyde, Peter J. Veitch, Krishna Venkateswara, Gautam Venugopalan, Aaron D. Viets, Thomas Vo, Cheryl Vorvick, Madeline Wade, Robert L. Ward, Jim Warner, Betsy Weaver, Rainer Weiss, Chris Whittle, Benno Willke, Christopher C. Wipf, Liting Xiao, Hang Yu, Haocun Yu, Liyuan Zhang, Michael E. Zucker & John Zweizig, 1 May 2021, In: Applied Optics. 60, 13, p. 4047-4063

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  3. Published

    A gravitational-wave measurement of the Hubble constant following the second observing run of Advanced LIGO and Virgo

    The LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration, B. P. Abbott, Dr Ian Harry, D. Keitel, Dr Andrew Lundgren, Ronaldas Macas, Connor Mcisaac, Dr Laura Nuttall, Dr Andrew Robert Williamson & 1 others, G. Zhao, 19 Mar 2021, In: Astrophysical Journal. 909, 2, p. 1-18 18 p., 218.

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  4. Published

    All-sky search in early O3 LIGO data for continuous gravitational-wave signals from unknown neutron stars in binary systems

    The LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration, Gareth Stephen Davies, Oliver Piers Kenneth Edy, Dr Ian Harry, D. Keitel, Dr Andrew Lundgren, Ronaldas Macas, Connor Mcisaac, Simone Mozzon & 2 others, Dr Laura Nuttall & Dr Andrew Robert Williamson, 12 Mar 2021, In: Physical Review D. 103, 23 p., 064017.

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  5. Published

    Open data from the first and second observing runs of Advanced LIGO and Advanced Virgo

    The LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration, Gareth Stephen Davies, Oliver Piers Kenneth Edy, Dr Ian Harry, D. Keitel, Dr Andrew Lundgren, Ronaldas Macas, Connor Mcisaac, Simone Mozzon & 1 others, Dr Laura Nuttall, 23 Jan 2021, In: SoftwareX. 13, p. 1-20 20 p., 100658.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  6. 2020
  7. Published

    Reducing scattered light in LIGO's third observing run

    The LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Dr Andrew Lundgren, Ronaldas Macas, Simone Mozzon & Dr Laura Nuttall, 14 Dec 2020, In: Classical and Quantum Gravity. 38, 2, 23 p., 025016.

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  8. Published

    Improving the robustness of the advanced LIGO detectors to earthquakes

    E. Schwartz, A. Pele, J. Warner, B. Lantz, J. Betzwieser, K. L. Dooley, S. Biscans, M. Coughlin, N. Mukund, R. Abbott & 188 others, C. Adams, R. X. Adhikari, A. Ananyeva, S. Appert, K. Arai, J. S. Areeda, Y. Asali, S. M. Aston, C. Austin, A. M. Baer, M. Ball, S. W. Ballmer, S. Banagiri, D. Barker, L. Barsotti, J. Bartlett, B. K. Berger, D. Bhattacharjee, G. Billingsley, C. D. Blair, R. M. Blair, N. Bode, P. Booker, R. Bork, A. Bramley, A. F. Brooks, D. D. Brown, A. Buikema, C. Cahillane, K. C. Cannon, X. Chen, A. A. Ciobanu, F. Clara, S. J. Cooper, K. R. Corley, S. T. Countryman, P. B. Covas, D. C. Coyne, L. E.H. Datrier, D. Davis, C. Di Fronzo, J. C. Driggers, P. Dupej, S. E. Dwyer, A. Effler, T. Etzel, M. Evans, T. M. Evans, J. Feicht, A. Fernandez-Galiana, P. Fritschel, V. V. Frolov, P. Fulda, M. Fyffe, J. A. Giaime, K. D. Giardina, P. Godwin, E. Goetz, S. Gras, C. Gray, R. Gray, A. C. Green, Anchal Gupta, E. K. Gustafson, R. Gustafson, J. Hanks, J. Hanson, T. Hardwick, R. K. Hasskew, M. C. Heintze, A. F. Helmling-Cornell, N. A. Holland, J. D. Jones, S. Kandhasamy, S. Karki, M. Kasprzack, K. Kawabe, N. Kijbunchoo, P. J. King, J. S. Kissel, Rahul Kumar, M. Landry, B. B. Lane, M. Laxen, Y. K. Lecoeuche, J. Leviton, J. Liu, M. Lormand, Dr Andrew Lundgren, Ronaldas Macas, M. MacInnis, D. M. MacLeod, G. L. Mansell, S. Márka, Z. Márka, D. V. Martynov, K. Mason, T. J. Massinger, F. Matichard, N. Mavalvala, R. McCarthy, D. E. McClelland, S. McCormick, L. McCuller, J. McIver, T. McRae, G. Mendell, K. Merfeld, E. L. Merilh, F. Meylahn, T. Mistry, R. Mittleman, G. Moreno, C. M. Mow-Lowry, Simone Mozzon, A. Mullavey, T. J.N. Nelson, P. Nguyen, Dr Laura Nuttall, J. Oberling, Richard J. Oram, C. Osthelder, D. J. Ottaway, H. Overmier, J. R. Palamos, W. Parker, E. Payne, C. J. Perez, M. Pirello, H. Radkins, K. E. Ramirez, J. W. Richardson, K. Riles, N. A. Robertson, J. G. Rollins, C. L. Romel, J. H. Romie, M. P. Ross, K. Ryan, T. Sadecki, E. J. Sanchez, L. E. Sanchez, T. R. Saravanan, R. L. Savage, D. Schaetzl, R. Schnabel, R. M.S. Schofield, D. Sellers, T. Shaffer, D. Sigg, B. J.J. Slagmolen, J. R. Smith, S. Soni, B. Sorazu, A. P. Spencer, K. A. Strain, L. Sun, M. J. Szczepańczyk, M. Thomas, P. Thomas, K. A. Thorne, K. Toland, C. I. Torrie, G. Traylor, M. Tse, A. L. Urban, G. Vajente, G. Valdes, D. C. Vander-Hyde, P. J. Veitch, K. Venkateswara, G. Venugopalan, A. D. Viets, T. Vo, C. Vorvick, M. Wade, R. L. Ward, B. Weaver, R. Weiss, C. Whittle, B. Willke, C. C. Wipf, L. Xiao, H. Yamamoto, H. Yu, L. Zhang, M. E. Zucker & J. Zweizig, 5 Nov 2020, In: Classical and Quantum Gravity. 37, 23, 19 p., 235007.

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  9. Published

    Gravitational-wave constraints on the equatorial ellipticity of millisecond pulsars

    The LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration, Gareth Stephen Davies, Oliver Piers Kenneth Edy, D. Keitel, Dr Andrew Lundgren, Ronaldas Macas, Connor Mcisaac, Simone Mozzon, Dr Laura Nuttall & 2 others, A. E. Tolley & Dr Andrew Robert Williamson, 12 Oct 2020, In: Astrophysical Journal Letters. 902, 1, 17 p., L21.

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  10. Published

    Sensitivity and performance of the Advanced LIGO detectors in the third observing run

    A. Buikema, C. Cahillane, G. L. Mansell, C. D. Blair, R. Abbott, R. X. Adhikari, A. Ananyeva, S. Appert, K. Arai, J. S. Areeda & 181 others, Y. Asali, S. M. Aston, C. Austin, A. M. Baer, M. Ball, S. W. Ballmer, S. Banagiri, D. Barker, L. Barsotti, J. Bartlett, B. K. Berger, J. Betzwieser, D. Bhattacharjee, G. Billingsley, S. Biscans, R. M. Blair, N. Bode, P. Booker, R. Bork, A. Bramley, K. C. Cannon, X. Chen, A. A. Ciobanu, F. Clara, S. J. Cooper, K. R. Corley, S. T. Countryman, P. B. Covas, D. C. Coyne, L. E.H. Datrier, D. Davis, C. Di Fronzo, K. L. Dooley, J. C. Driggers, P. Dupej, S. E. Dwyer, A. Effler, T. Etzel, T. M. Evans, J. Feicht, A. Fernandez-Galiana, P. Fritschel, V. V. Frolov, P. Fulda, M. Fyffe, J. A. Giaime, K. D. Giardina, P. Godwin, E. Goetz, S. Gras, C. Gray, A. C. Green, R. Gray, E. K. Gustafson, R. Gustafson, J. Hanks, J. Hanson, T. Hardwick, R. K. Hasskew, M. C. Heintze, A. F. Helmling-Cornell, N. A. Holland, S. Kandhasamy, S. Karki, M. Kasprzack, K. Kawabe, N. Kijbunchoo, P. J. King, J. S. Kissel, Rahul Kumar, M. Landry, B. B. Lane, B. Lantz, M. Laxen, Y. K. Lecoeuche, J. Leviton, J. Liu, M. Lormand, Dr Andrew Lundgren, Ronaldas Macas, M. Macinnis, D. M. Macleod, S. Márka, Z. Márka, D. V. Martynov, K. Mason, T. J. Massinger, F. Matichard, N. Mavalvala, R. McCarthy, D. E. McClelland, S. McCormick, L. McCuller, J. McIver, T. McRae, G. Mendell, K. Merfeld, E. L. Merilh, F. Meylahn, T. Mistry, R. Mittleman, G. Moreno, C. M. Mow-Lowry, Simone Mozzon, A. Mullavey, T. J.N. Nelson, P. Nguyen, Dr Laura Nuttall, J. Oberling, Richard J. Oram, B. O'Reilly, C. Osthelder, D. J. Ottaway, H. Overmier, J. R. Palamos, W. Parker, E. Payne, A. Pele, R. Penhorwood, C. J. Perez, M. Pirello, H. Radkins, K. E. Ramirez, J. W. Richardson, K. Riles, N. A. Robertson, J. G. Rollins, C. L. Romel, J. H. Romie, M. P. Ross, K. Ryan, T. Sadecki, E. J. Sanchez, L. E. Sanchez, T. R. Saravanan, R. L. Savage, D. Schaetzl, R. Schnabel, R. M.S. Schofield, E. Schwartz, D. Sellers, T. Shaffer, D. Sigg, B. J. J. Slagmolen, J. R. Smith, S. Soni, B. Sorazu, A. P. Spencer, K. A. Strain, L. Sun, M. J. Szczepańczyk, P. Thomas, K. A. Thorne, K. Toland, C. I. Torrie, G. Traylor, M. Tse, A. L. Urban, G. Vajente, G. Valdes, D. C. Vander-Hyde, P. J. Veitch, K. Venkateswara, G. Venugopalan, A. D. Viets, T. Vo, C. Vorvick, M. Wade, R. L. Ward, J. Warner, B. Weaver, R. Weiss, C. Whittle, B. Willke, C. C. Wipf, L. Xiao, H. Yamamoto, Hang Yu, Haocun Yu, M. E. Zucker & J. Zweizig, 15 Sep 2020, In: Physical Review D. 102, 6, 27 p., 062003.

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  11. Published

    GW190521: a binary black hole merger with a total mass of 150 M

    The LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Gareth Stephen Davies, Oliver Piers Kenneth Edy, Dr Ian Harry, D. Keitel, Dr Andrew Lundgren, Ronaldas Macas, Connor Mcisaac, Simone Mozzon & Dr Laura Nuttall, 4 Sep 2020, In: Physical Review Letters. 125, 10, 17 p., 101102.

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  12. Published

    Properties and astrophysical implications of the 150M Binary Black Hole Merger GW190521

    LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration, Gareth Stephen Davies, Oliver Piers Kenneth Edy, Dr Ian Harry, D. Keitel, Ronaldas Macas, Connor Mcisaac, Simone Mozzon, Dr Andrew Lundgren & 2 others, Dr Laura Nuttall & G. Zhao, 2 Sep 2020, In: Astrophysical Journal Letters. 900, 1, 27 p., L13.

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