Observation of gravitational waves from a binary black hole merger BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, MR Abernathy, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... Physical review letters 116 (6), 061102, 2016 | 8298 | 2016 |

GW170817: observation of gravitational waves from a binary neutron star inspiral BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, T Adams, ... Physical Review Letters 119 (16), 161101, 2017 | 4926* | 2017 |

GW151226: observation of gravitational waves from a 22-solar-mass binary black hole coalescence BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, MR Abernathy, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... Physical review letters 116 (24), 241103, 2016 | 2899 | 2016 |

GW170104: observation of a 50-solar-mass binary black hole coalescence at redshift 0.2 L Scientific, BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... Physical Review Letters 118 (22), 221101, 2017 | 2046 | 2017 |

Multi-messenger observations of a binary neutron star merger BP Abbott, S Bloemen, P Canizares, H Falcke, RP Fender, S Ghosh, ... | 1819 | 2017 |

Gravitational waves and gamma-rays from a binary neutron star merger: GW170817 and GRB 170817A BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, T Adams, ... The Astrophysical Journal Letters 848 (2), L13, 2017 | 1576 | 2017 |

Binary black hole mergers in the first advanced LIGO observing run BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, MR Abernathy, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... Physical Review X 6 (4), 041015, 2016 | 1173 | 2016 |

Prospects for observing and localizing gravitational-wave transients with Advanced LIGO, Advanced Virgo and KAGRA BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, MR Abernathy, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... Living Reviews in Relativity 21 (1), 3, 2018 | 913 | 2018 |

GW170608: Observation of a 19 solar-mass binary black hole coalescence BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, T Adams, ... The Astrophysical Journal Letters 851 (2), L35, 2017 | 856 | 2017 |

GWTC-1: a gravitational-wave transient catalog of compact binary mergers observed by LIGO and Virgo during the first and second observing runs BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... Physical Review X 9 (3), 031040, 2019 | 855 | 2019 |

GW170817: Measurements of neutron star radii and equation of state BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, T Adams, ... Physical review letters 121 (16), 161101, 2018 | 665 | 2018 |

Exploring the sensitivity of next generation gravitational wave detectors BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, MR Abernathy, K Ackley, C Adams, ... Classical and Quantum Gravity 34 (4), 044001, 2017 | 486 | 2017 |

Properties of the binary neutron star merger GW170817 BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, T Adams, ... Physical Review X 9 (1), 011001, 2019 | 377 | 2019 |

Upper limits on the stochastic gravitational-wave background from advanced LIGO’s first observing run BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, MR Abernathy, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... Physical review letters 118 (12), 121101, 2017 | 162 | 2017 |

Estimating the contribution of dynamical ejecta in the kilonova associated with GW170817 BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, T Adams, ... The Astrophysical Journal Letters 850 (2), L39, 2017 | 141 | 2017 |

Binary black hole population properties inferred from the first and second observing runs of advanced LIGO and advanced Virgo BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... The Astrophysical Journal Letters 882 (2), L24, 2019 | 140 | 2019 |

Tests of general relativity with the binary black hole signals from the LIGO-Virgo catalog GWTC-1 BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... Physical Review D 100 (10), 104036, 2019 | 134 | 2019 |

Upper limits on the rates of binary neutron star and neutron star–black hole mergers from advanced LIGO’s first observing run BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, MR Abernathy, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... The Astrophysical Journal Letters 832 (2), L21, 2016 | 131 | 2016 |

Tests of general relativity with GW170817 BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, T Adams, ... Physical review letters 123 (1), 011102, 2019 | 129 | 2019 |

Improved analysis of GW150914 using a fully spin-precessing waveform model BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, MR Abernathy, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... Physical Review X 6 (4), 041014, 2016 | 124 | 2016 |