# Publications & Preprints

(L. Sun is a co-author of all the LIGO-Virgo-KAGRA collaboration papers since Feb 2015. The full collaboration publication list can be found here.)

X. Li,

**L. Sun**, R. K. L. Lo, E. Payne, Y. Chen, Angular emission patterns of remnant black holes, arXiv:2110.03116 (2021)M. Evans, R. X Adhikari, C. Afle, S. W. Ballmer, S. Biscoveanu, S. Borhanian, D. A. Brown, Y. Chen, R. Eisenstein, A. Gruson, A. Gupta, E. D. Hall, R. Huxford, B. Kamai, R. Kashyap, J. S. Kissel, K. Kuns, P. Landry, A. Lenon, G. Lovelace, L. McCuller, K. K. Y. Ng, A. H. Nitz, J. Read, B. S. Sathyaprakash, D. H. Shoemaker, B. J. J. Slagmolen, J. R. Smith, V. Srivastava,

**L. Sun**, S. Vitale, R. Weiss, A Horizon Study for Cosmic Explorer: Science, Observatories, and Community, arXiv:2109.09882 (2021)E. J. Daw, I. J. Hollows, E. L. Jones, R. Kennedy, T. Mistry, T. B. Edo, M. Fays,

**L. Sun**, IWAVE — An Adaptive Filter Approach to Phase Lock and the Dynamic Characterisation of Pseudo-Harmonic Waves, arXiv:2109.00104 (2021)E. Payne,

**L. Sun**, K. Kremer, P. D. Lasky, E. Thrane, The imprint of superradiance on hierarchical black hole mergers, arXiv:2107.11730 (2021)A. Melatos, P. Clearwater, S. Suvorova,

**L. Sun**, W. Moran, and R. J. Evans, Hidden Markov model tracking of continuous gravitational waves from a binary neutron star with wandering spin. III. Rotational phase tracking, Phys. Rev. D 104, 042003 (2021)**L. Sun**, E. Goetz, J. S. Kissel et al., Characterization of systematic error in Advanced LIGO calibration in the second half of O3, arXiv:2107.00129 (2021)S. Xin, B. Chen, R. K. L. Lo,

**L. Sun**, W. Han, X. Zhong, M. Srivastava, S. Ma, Q. Wang, Y. Chen, Gravitational-wave echoes from spinning exotic compact objects: numerical waveforms from the Teukolsky equation, arXiv:2105.12313 (2021) [Accepted in PRD]B. P. Abbott et al. (LIGO-Virgo-KAGRA Collaboration), Searches for continuous gravitational waves from young supernova remnants in the early third observing run of Advanced LIGO and Virgo (accepted in ApJ), arXiv:2105.11641 (2021) —

**L. Sun**is one of the lead authors of this publicationS. Vitale, C. J. Haster,

**L. Sun**, B. Farr, E. Goetz, J. Kissel, and C. Cahillane, Physical approach to the marginalization of LIGO calibration uncertainties, Phys. Rev. D 103, 063016 (2021)B. P. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo Collaboration), A Gravitational-wave Measurement of the Hubble Constant Following the Second Observing Run of Advanced LIGO and Virgo, ApJ, 909, 218 (2021) —

**L. Sun**is part of the paper writing teamD. Jones,

**L. Sun**, Search for continuous gravitational waves from Fomalhaut b in the second Advanced LIGO observing run with a hidden Markov model, Phys. Rev. D 103, 023020 (2021)**L. Sun**, E. Goetz, J. S. Kissel et al., Characterization of systematic error in Advanced LIGO calibration, Classical and Quantum Gravity, Vol. 37, No. 22, 225008 (2020)Y. Gao, L. Shao, R. Xu,

**L. Sun**, C. Liu, R. Xu, Triaxially deformed freely precessing neutron stars: continuous electromagnetic and gravitational radiation, MNRAS, Vol. 498, No. 2 (2020)**L. Sun**, R. Brito, M. Isi, Search for ultralight bosons in Cygnus X-1 with Advanced LIGO, Phys. Rev. D 101, 063020 (2020)**L. Sun**, A. Melatos, P. D. Lasky, Tracking continuous gravitational waves from a neutron star at once and twice the spin frequency with a hidden Markov model, Phys. Rev. D 99, 123010 (2019)S. Banagiri,

**L. Sun**, M. W. Coughlin, A. Melatos, Search strategies for long gravitational-wave transients: hidden Markov model tracking and seedless clustering, Phys. Rev. D 100, 024034 (2019)B. Chen, Y. Chen, Y. Ma, K. R. Lo,

**L. Sun**, Instability of exotic compact objects and its implications for gravitational-wave echoes, arXiv:1902.08180 (2019)M. Isi,

**L. Sun**, R. Brito, and A. Melatos, Directed searches for gravitational waves from ultralight bosons, Phys. Rev. D 99, 084042 (2019)**L. Sun**and A. Melatos, Application of hidden Markov model tracking to the search for long-duration transient gravitational waves from the remnant of the binary neutron star merger GW170817, Phys. Rev. D 99, 123003 (2019)B. P. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo Collaboration), Search for gravitational waves from a long-lived remnant of the binary neutron star merger GW170817, ApJ, 875, 160 (2019) —

**L. Sun**is one of the lead authors of this publicationS. Suvorova, A. Melatos, R. J. Evans, W. Moran, P. Clearwater and

**L. Sun**, Phase-Continuous Frequency Line Track-Before-Detect of a Tone With Slow Frequency Variation, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 66, no. 24, pp. 6434-6442, Dec (2018)P. B. Covas et al. including

**L. Sun**(LSC Instrument Authors), Identification and mitigation of narrow spectral artifacts that degrade searches for persistent gravitational waves in the first two observing runs of Advanced LIGO, Phys. Rev. D 97, 082002 (2018)**L. Sun**, A. Melatos, S. Suvorova, W. Moran, and R. J. Evans, Hidden Markov model tracking of continuous gravitational waves from young supernova remnants, Phys. Rev. D 97, 043013 (2018)B. P. Abbott et al. (LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo Collaboration), Search for gravitational waves from Scorpius X-1 in the first Advanced LIGO observing run with a hidden Markov model, Phys. Rev. D 95, 122003 (2017) —

**L. Sun**is the lead author of this publicationS. Suvorova, P. Clearwater, A. Melatos,

**L. Sun**, W. Moran, and R. J. Evans, Hidden Markov model tracking of continuous gravitational waves from a binary neutron star with wandering spin. II. Binary orbital phase tracking, Phys. Rev. D 96, 102006 (2017)C. Biwer and 46 co-authors including

**L. Sun**, Validating gravitational-wave detections: The Advanced LIGO hardware injection system, Phys. Rev. D 95, 062002 (2017)**L. Sun**, A. Melatos, P. D. Lasky, C. T. Y. Chung, and N. S. Darman, Cross-correlation search for continuous gravitational waves from a compact object in SNR 1987A in LIGO Science run 5, Phys. Rev. D 94, 082004 (2016)S. Suvorova,

**L. Sun**, A. Melatos, W. Moran, and R. J. Evans, Hidden Markov model tracking of continuous gravitational waves from a neutron star with wandering spin, Phys. Rev. D 93, 123009 (2016)H. He,

**L. Sun**, and J. Zhang, SVC Cluster Configuration Node Failover System and Method,**Patent**— US 8,296,600 (2012)