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PoS(INTEGRAL2016)002

The astrophysics of LIGO gravitational-wave observations

I. Mandel

in 11th INTEGRAL Conference Gamma-Ray Astrophysics in Multi-Wavelength Perspective

Contribution: pdf

Abstract

We very briefly summarize the possible formation channels of merging binary black holes detected by LIGO and comment on future prospects in gravitational-wave astrophysics.