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 | 6717 | 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 | 3046 | 2017 |

BP Abbott, R LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration Abbott, TD Abbott, MR Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams …, 2016 | 2509* | 2016 |

GW151226: observation of gravitational waves from a 22-solar-mass binary black hole coalescence B Hughey, M Zanolin, M Szczepanczyk, K Gill Phys Rev Lett 116, 241103, 2016 | 2439 | 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 | 1624 | 2017 |

GW170814: A three-detector observation of gravitational waves from a binary black hole coalescence BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, T Adams, ... Physical review letters 119 (14), 141101, 2017 | 1184 | 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 | 966 | 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 | 907 | 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 | 653 | 2018 |

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 | 653 | 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 | 622 | 2017 |

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 | 337 | 2017 |

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 | 326 | 2018 |

Supplement:“Localization and Broadband Follow-up of the Gravitational-wave Transient GW150914”(2016, ApJL, 826, L13) BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, MR Abernathy, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series 225 (1), 8, 2016 | 217* | 2016 |

Localization and broadband follow-up of the gravitational-wave transient GW150914 BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, MR Abernathy, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... The Astrophysical journal letters 826 (1), L13, 2016 | 216 | 2016 |

Localization and broadband follow-up of the gravitational-wave transient GW150914 BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, MR Abernathy, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... The Astrophysical journal letters 826 (1), L13, 2016 | 216 | 2016 |

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 | 164 | 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 | 138 | 2016 |

GWTC-1: a gravitational-wave transient catalog of compact binary mergers observed by LIGO and Virgo during the first and second observing runs LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration arXiv preprint arXiv:1811.12907, 2018 | 129* | 2018 |

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 | 115 | 2017 |