# Scholarly Works

##### Yosef Zlochower

Associate Professor### 2015 Submissions

#### Journal Paper

Zilhao, Miguel, *et al*. "Resolving the Relative Influence of Strong Field Spacetime Dynamics and MHD on Circumbinary Disk Physics." *Phys.Rev. D* 91. (2015): 24034. Print. £

Nakano, Hiroyuki, *et al*. "Perturbative extraction of gravitational waveforms generated with Numerical Relativity." *Phys. Rev D* 91. (2015): 104022. Print. * £ ≠

Zlochower, Yosef and Carlos Lousto. "Modeling the remnant mass, spin, and recoil from unequal-mass, precessing black-hole binaries: The Intermediate Mass Ratio Regime." *Phys. Rev. D* 92. (2015): 24022. Print. * £ ≠

Zlochower, Yosef, *et al*. "Inspiraling Black-Hole Binary Spacetimes: Transitioning from Analytical to Numerical Techniques." *Phys. Rev. D*. (2016): under review. Print. * £ ≠

Ruchlin, Ian, *et al*. "New Puncture Initial Data for Black-Hole Binaries: High Spins and High Boosts." *Phys. Rev. D*. (2016): under review. Print. * £ ≠

#### Invited Keynote/Presentation

Zlochower, Yosef. "Accurate Models for Astrophysical BH Recoils." *APS April Meeting.* APS. Baltimore, MD. 14 Apr. 2015. Conference Presentation. * £

Zlochower, Yosef. "Inspiraling Black-Hole Binary Spacetimes: Transitioning from Analytical to Numerical Techniques." *Eastern Gravity Meeting.* RIT. Rochester, NY. 28 May 2015. Conference Presentation. £

### 2014 Submissions

#### Journal Paper

Hinder, Ian, *et al*. "Error-analysis and Comparison to Analytical Models of Numerical Waveforms Produced by the NRAR Collaboration." *Classical and Quantum Gravity* 31. (2014): 25012. Print. £

Lousto, Carlos O and Yosef Zlochower. "Where Angular Momentum Goes in a Precessing Black Hole Binary." *Phys.Rev. D* 89. (2014): 21501. Print. £

Lousto, Carlos O and Yosef Zlochower. "Black Hole Binary Remnant Mass and Spin: A New Phenomenological Formula." *Phys.Rev. D* 89. (2014): 104052. Print. £

Mundum, Bruno C, *et al*. "Approximate Black Hole Binary Spacetime Via Asymptotic Matching." *Phys.Rev. D* 89. (2014): 84008. Print. £

Healy, James, Carlos O Lousto, and Yosef Zlochower. "Remnant Mass, Spin, and Recoil From Spin Aligned Black-hole Binaries." *Phys.Rev. D* 90. (2014): 104004. Print. £

#### Invited Keynote/Presentation

Zlochower, Yosef. "Modeling Large Remnant Kicks for the Mergers of Unequal Mass Black Hole Binaries : A Progress Report." *APS April Meeting 2014.* APS. Savannah, GA. 6 Apr. 2014. Conference Presentation. £

Zlochower, Yosef. "Modeling the Remnant from (simple) Precessing Binaries." *Eastern Gravity Meeting 2014.* APS, WVU. Morgantown, WV. 16 May 2014. Conference Presentation. £

### 2012 Submissions

#### Journal Paper

Zlochower, Yosef, Marcelo Ponce, and Carlos Lousto. "Accuracy Issues for Numerical Waveforms." *Physical Review D* 86. (2012): 104056. Print. £

Noble, Scott C, *et al*. "Circumbinary MHD Accretion into Inspiraling Binary Black Holes." *Astrophysical Journal* 755. (2012): 51. Print. £

Lousto, Carlos, *et al*. "Study of Conformally Flat Initial Data for Highly Spinning Black Holes and their Early Evolutions." *Physical Review D* 85. (2012): 124013. Print. £

Lousto, Carlos, *et al*. "Gravitational Recoil From Accretion-Aligned Black-Hole Binaries." *Physical Review D* 85. (2012): 84015. Print. £

Ajith, P. "The NINJA-2 Catalog of Hybrid Post-Newtonian/Numerical-Relativity Waveforms for Non-Precessing Black-Hole Binaries." *Class.Quant.Grav.* 29. (2012): 124001. Print. £

#### Invited Keynote/Presentation

Zlochower, Yosef. "Numerical Simulations of Black-Hole Mergers." *Washington State University Physics Colloquium.* Washington State University. Pullman, WA. 12 Mar. 2012. Address. £

Zlochower, Yosef. "New Conformally Flat Initial Data for Spinning Black Holes." *APS April Meeting.* APS. Atlanta, GA. 2 Apr. 2012. Conference Presentation. £

Zlochower, Yosef. "Hang-Up Kicks: Large Recoils for Partially Aligned Binaries." *Eastern Gravity Meeting.* Syracuse University. Syracuse, NY. 22 Apr. 2012. Conference Presentation.

#### External Scholarly Fellowships/National Review Committee

9/15/2012 -
8/31/2015

NSF

Amount: $113,252
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9/1/2012 -
8/31/2015

NSF

Amount: $290,110
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10/1/2010 -
9/30/2015

NSF

Amount: $646,092
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### 2011 Submissions

#### Journal Paper

Nakano, Hiroyuki, *et al*. "Intermediate-mass-ratio black hole binaries II: Modeling Trajectories and Gravitational Waveforms." *Physical Review D* 84. (2011): 124006. Print. £

Babiuc, M. C., J. Winicour, and Y. Zlochower. "Binary Black Hole Waveform Extraction at Null Infinity." *Class. Quant. Grav.* 28. (2011): 134006-. Print. * £

Mundim, Bruno, *et al*. "Hybrid Black-hole Binary Initial Data." *Class. Quant. Grav.* 28. (2011): 134003-. Print. * £

Babiuc, M. C., *et al*. "A Characteristic Extraction Tool for Gravitational Waveforms." *Phys. Rev. D* 84. (2011): 044057-. Print. * £

Nakano, Hiroyuki, *et al*. "Perturbative Effects of Spinning Black Holes with Applications to Recoil Velocities." *Class. Quant. Grav.* 28. (2011): 134005-. Print. * £

Zlochower, Yosef, Manuela Campanelli, and Carlos Lousto. "Modeling Gravitational Recoil Using Numerical Relativity." *Class. Quant. Grav.* 28. (2011): 114015-. Print. * £

Lousto, Carlos and Yosef Zlochower. "Modeling Maximum Astrophysical Gravitational Recoil Velocities." *Phys. Rev. D* 83. (2011): 024003-. Print. * £

Lousto, Carlos and Yosef Zlochower. "Orbital Evolution of Extreme-Mass-Ratio Black-Hole Binaries with Numerical Relativity." *Phys. Rev. Lett* 106. (2011): 041101-. Print. * £

Ponce, Marcelo, Carlos Lousto, and Yosef Zlochower. "Seeking for Toroidal Event Horizons from Initially Stationary BH Configurations." *Class. Quant. Grav.* 28. (2011): 145027-. Print. * £

Lousto, Carlos and Yosef Zlochower. "Hangup Kicks: Still Larger Recoils by Partial Spin-Orbit Alignment of Black-Hole Binaries." *Phys. Rev. Lett* 107. (2011): 231102-. Print. * £

#### Invited Keynote/Presentation

Zlochower, Yosef. "Modeling 1/10 to 1/100 Black Hole Binaries Using Numerical Relativity." *Eastern Gravity Meeting.* Princeton. Princeton, NJ. 2 Jun. 2011. Conference Presentation.

Zlochower, Yosef. "Fully Nonlinear Numerical Evolutions of Small-Mass-Ratio Black-Hole Binaries." *APS April Meeting.* APS. Anaheim, CA. 1 May 2011. Conference Presentation. £

Zlochower, Yosef. "Recent Advances in Modeling Black-Hole Binaries." *RIT SMS Colloquium.* RIT. Rochester, NY. 30 Mar. 2011. Address. £

### 2010 Submissions

#### Published Article

Lousto, C.O., H.
Nakano, Y. Zlochower, M. Campanelli.
“Intermediate- mass-ratio black hole
binaries: Intertwining numerical and
perturbative techniques.” *Physical
Review D*, 82 (2010): 104057. Print. ≠*

Campanelli, M., C.O. Lousto, B. Mundim, H. Nakano, Y.
Zlochower, H.P. Bischof. “Advances in Simulations of Generic Black-Hole Binaries,”
*Classical Quantum Gravity*, 27:(2010): 084034. Print. ≠*

Lousto, C.O., H. Nakano, Y. Zlochower, M. Campanelli. “Intermediate Mass Ratio Black Hole
Binaries: Numerical Relativity meets
Perturbation Theory.”, *Physical Review
Letters*, 104 (2010): 211101. Print. ≠*

Kelly, B., W. Tichy,
Y. Zlochower, M. Campanelli. “Post-
Newtonian Initial Data with Waves: Progress in Evolution.” *Classical and Quantum Gravity*, 27 (2010): 114005. Print. ≠*

Lousto, C.O., H.
Nakano, Y. Zlochower, M. Campanelli.
“Statistical studies of Spinning Black-Hole
Binaries.” *Physical Review D*, 81 (2010):
084023. Print. ≠*

#### Formal Presentation

Zlochower, Yosef. “Black-Hole Dynamics and their
Astrophysical Consequences.” *Physics
Colloquium*. Geneseo, NY. 8 Apr. 2010. Presentation.

Zlochower, Yosef.
“Recent advances in modeling gravitational
recoil from highly-spinning black-hole binaries.” *SIAM conference on nonlinear waves*. Philiadelphia, PA. 16-19 Aug 2010. Presentation.

Zlochower, Yosef. “Extreme Black-Hole Binaries.” *APS April Meeting*. Washington DC. 15 Feb. 2010. Presentation.

Zlochower, Yosef. “Extreme Black-Hole Binaries.” *Theory Meets Data Analysis at Comparable and Extreme Mass Ratios*. Ontario, Canada. 24 June 2010. Presentation.

Zlochower, Yosef. “Gravitational Recoil and its Astrophysical
Consequences.” *19th International
Conference on General Relativity and Gravitation*. Mexico City, Mexico. 6 July 2010. Presentation.