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Department of Physics
Columbia University
538 West 120th Street
1218 Pupin hall
MC 5255, New York, NY 10027
Email: ibartos at phys.columbia.edu














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Publications



2016

43. Rapid and Bright Stellar-mass Binary Black Hole Mergers in Active Galactic Nuclei I. Bartos, B. Kocsis, Z. Haiman, S. Marka arXiv 1602.03831 (2016) [http] ---------- detection of gravitational waves ---------- 42a. Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Black Hole Merger LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration PRL 116, 061102 (2016) [http] 42b. Properties of the binary black hole merger GW150914 LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration PRL 116, 241102 (2016) [http] 42c. Tests of general relativity with GW150914 LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration PRL 116, 221101 (2016) [http] 42d. Astrophysical Implications of the Binary Black-Hole Merger GW150914 LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration ApJL, 818, L22 (2016) [http] 42e. High-energy Neutrino follow-up search of Gravitational Wave Event GW150914 with ANTARES and IceCube Antares Collaboration, IceCube Collaboration, LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration PRD 93, 122010 (2016) [http] + LIGO science summary + IceCube News + Editor's Suggestion 42f. Observing gravitational-wave transient GW150914 with minimal assumptions LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration PRD 93, 122004 (2016) [http] 42g. GW150914: First results from the search for binary black hole coalescence with Advanced LIGO LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration PRD 93, 122003 (2016) [http] 42h. The Rate of Binary Black Hole Mergers Inferred from Advanced LIGO Observations Surrounding GW150914 LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration arXiv 1602.03842 (2016) [http] 42i. Localization and broadband follow-up of the gravitational-wave transient GW150914 LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration arXiv 1602.08492 (2016) [http] 42j. GW150914: Implications for the stochastic gravitational-wave background from binary black holes LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration PRL 116, 131102 (2016) [http] 42k. GW150914: The Advanced LIGO Detectors in the Era of First Discoveries LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration PRL 116, 131103 (2016) [http] 42l. Calibration of the Advanced LIGO detectors for the discovery of the binary black-hole merger GW150914 LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration arXiv 1602.03845 (2016) [http] 42m. Characterization of transient noise in Advanced LIGO relevant to gravitational wave signal GW150914 LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Virgo Collaboration CQG 33 1340011 (2016) [http] ------------------------------------------------------------ 41. Detector Optimization Figures-of-merit for IceCube's High-energy Extension I. Bartos Astropart. Phys., 75 55-59 (2016) [http] 40. James Webb Space Telescope can Detect Kilonovae in Gravitational Wave Follow-up Search I. Bartos, T.L. Huard, S. Marka ApJ, 816, 61 (2016) [http] + astrobites + AAS Nova Highlights

2015

39. Constraining the Jet Structure of Gamma-Ray Bursts from Viewing Angle Observations N. Miller, S. Marka, I. Bartos arXiv 1511.00706 (2015) [http] 38. Novae as Tevatrons: Prospects for CTA and IceCube B.D. Metzger, D. Caprioli, I. Vurm, A. M. Beloborodov, I. Bartos, A. Vlasov arXiv 1510.07639 (2015) [http] 37. Spectral Decline of PeV Neutrinos from Starburst Galaxies I. Bartos, S. Marka arXiv 1509.00983 (2015) [http] 36. Beyond the Horizon Distance: LIGO-Virgo can Boost Gravitational Wave Detection Rates by Exploiting the Mass Distribution of Neutron Stars I. Bartos, S. Marka PRL 115, 231101 (2015) [http] 35. Multi-Messenger Tests for Fast-Spinning Newborn Pulsars Embedded in Stripped-Envelope Supernovae K. Kashiyama, K. Murase, I. Bartos, K. Kiuchi, R. Margutti ApJ, accepted (2015) [http] 34. Quantification of gait parameters in freely walking rodents C.S. Mendes, I. Bartos, Z. Marka, T. Akay, S. Marka, and R.S. Mann BMC Biology 13:50 (2015) [http] + BioMed Central blog network 33. Galaxy Survey On The Fly: Prospects of Rapid Galaxy Cataloging to Aid the Electromagnetic Follow-up of Gravitational-wave Observations I. Bartos, A.P.S. Crotts, S. Marka ApJ Lett., 801:L1 (2015) [http] + astrobites 32. Multiple periods in the variability of the supermassive black hole binary candidate quasar PG1302-102? M. Charisi, I. Bartos, Z. Haiman, A.M. Price-Whelan, S. Marka MNRAS Lett. 454, L21-L25 (2015) [http] 31. Gamma-Ray and Hard X-Ray Emission from Pulsar-Aided Supernovae as a Probe of Particle Acceleration in Embryonic Pulsar Wind Nebulae K. Murase, K. Kashiyama, K. Kiuchi, I. Bartos ApJ, 805, 82 (2015) [http] 30. Catalog of Isolated Emission Episodes in Gamma-ray Bursts from Fermi, Swift and BATSE M. Charisi, S. Marka, I. Bartos MNRAS 448, 2624-2633 (2015) [http]

2014

29. IceCube-Gen2: A Vision for the Future of Neutrino Astronomy in Antarctica IceCube-Gen2 Collaboration arXiv 1412.5106 (2014) [http] 28. Kinematic Responses to Changes in Walking Orientation and Gravitational Load in Drosophila melanogaster C.S. Mendes, S.V. Rajendren, I. Bartos, S. Marka, R.S. Mann PLoS ONE 9(10): e109204 (2014) [http] 27. Can a Single High-energy Neutrino from Gamma-ray Bursts be a Discovery? I. Bartos, S. Marka PRD 90, 101301(R) (2014) [http] 26. Multimessenger Search for Sources of Gravitational Waves and High-Energy Neutrinos: Results for Initial LIGO-Virgo and IceCube IceCube Collaboration, the LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo Collaboration PRD 90, 102002 (2014) [http] + LIGO Science Summary + IceCube News 25. Cherenkov Telescope Array is Well Suited to Follow Up Gravitational Wave Transients I. Bartos et al. MNRAS 443, 738-749 (2014) [http]

2013

24. Detection Prospects for GeV Neutrinos from Collisionally Heated Gamma-ray Bursts with IceCube/DeepCore I. Bartos, A. Beloborodov, K. Hurley, S. Márka PRL 110, 241101 (2013) [http] +Editor's Suggestion 23. Gas Cloud G2 can Illuminate the Black Hole Population near the Galactic Center I. Bartos, Z. Haiman, B. Kocsis, S. Márka PRL 110, 221102 (2013) [http] +Editor's Suggestion +Physics Synopsis +BBC + BBC Science Hour +NSF Highlights 22. Detecting Long-Duration Narrow-Band Gravitational Wave Transients Associated with Soft Gamma Repeater Quasi-Periodic Oscillations D. Murphy, M. Tse, P. Raffai, I. Bartos, R. Khan, Z. Márka, L. Matone, K. Redwine, S. Márka PRD 87, 103008 (2013) [http] 21. Quantification of gait parameters in freely walking wild type and sensory deprived Drosophila melanogaster C.S. Mendes, I. Bartos, T. Akay, S. Márka, R.S. Mann eLIFE 2:e00231 (2013) [http] +Insight by R.L. Calabrese +Spoonful of Medicine (Nature Medicine) by E. Dolgin +Recommendation by A. Buschges 20. TOPICAL REVIEW: How Gravitational-wave Observations Can Shape the Gamma-ray Burst Paradigm I. Bartos, P. Brady, S. Márka CQG 30 123001 (2013) [http] +CQG Highlights of 2013-2014 19. The Astrophysical Multimessenger Observatory Network (AMON) M.W.E. Smith et al. Astropart. Phys. 45 (2013) 56-70 [http] 18. Colloquium: Multimessenger astronomy with gravitational waves and high-energy neutrinos S. Ando et al. Rev. Mod. Phys. 85, 1401-1420 (2013) [http]

2012

17. Probing the Structure of Jet-Driven Core-Collapse Supernova and Long GRB Progenitors with High Energy Neutrinos I. Bartos, B. Dasgupta, S. Márka PRD 86, 083007 (2012) [http] 16. Multimessenger Science Reach and Analysis Method for Common Sources of Gravitational Waves and High-energy Neutrinos B. Baret, I. Bartos (corresponding author), B. Bouhou, E. Chassande-Mottin et al. PRD 85, 103004 (2012) [http]

2011

15. Multimessenger Sources of Gravitational Waves and High-energy Neutrinos: Science Reach and Analysis Method B. Baret, I. Bartos (corresponding author), B. Bouhou, E. Chassande-Mottin et al. Journal of Physics: Conference Series (Amaldi 9 / NRDA 2011) [http] 14. Opportunity to Test non-Newtonian Gravity Using Interferometric Sensors with Dynamic Gravity Field Generators P. Raffai, G. Szeifert, L. Matone, Y. Aso, I. Bartos, Z. Márka, F. Ricci, S. Márka PRD 84, 082002 (2011) [http] 13. Observational Constraints on Multi-messenger Sources of Gravitational Waves and High-energy Neutrinos I. Bartos (corresponding author), C. Finley, A. Corsi, S. Márka Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 251101 (2011) [http] 12. Bounding the Time Delay between High-energy Neutrinos and Gravitational-wave Transients from Gamma-ray Bursts B. Baret, I. Bartos (corresponding author), B. Bouhou, A. Corsi et al. Astropart. Phys., 35 1-7 (2011) [http]

2010

11. The Advanced LIGO Timing System I. Bartos, R. Bork, M. Factourovich, J. Heefner, S. Márka, Z. Márka, Z. Raics, P. Schwinberg and D. Sigg CQG 27 084025 (2010) [http | pdf]

2009

10. Joint Searches Between Gravitational-Wave Interferometers and High-Energy Neutrino Telescopes: Science Reach and Analysis Strategies V. van Elewyck, S. Ando, Y. Aso, B. Baret, M. Barsuglia, I. Bartos et al. International Journal of Modern Physics D, Volume 18, Issue 10, pp. 1655-1659 (2009) [http]

2008

9. Fluctuation scaling in complex systems: Taylor's law and beyond Z. Eisler, I. Bartos, J. Kertész Advances in Physics. 57(1):89-142 (2008) [http]

2007

8. Nonlinear statistics of daily temperature fluctuations reproduced in a laboratory experiment B. Gyüre, I. Bartos, I.M. Jánosi PRE, 76(3):037301-+ (2007) [http] 7. Side pressure anomalies in 2D packings of frictionless spheres I. Bartos, I.M. Jánosi Granular Matter, 9(1-2):81-86 (2007) [http]

2006

6. Both introns and long 3'-UTRs operate as cis-acting elements to trigger nonsense-mediated decay in plants S. Kertész, Z. Kerényi, Z. Mérai, I. Bartos, T. Pálfy, E. Barta and D. Silhavy, Nucl. Acids Res., 34(21):6147-6157 (2006) [http] 5. Nonlinear correlations of daily temperature records over land I. Bartos, I.M. Jánosi Nonlin. Processes Geophys., 13(5):571-576 (2006) [http] 4. Correlation properties of daily temperature anomalies over land A. Király, I. Bartos, I.M. Jánosi Tellus Series A, 58:593-600 (2006) [http] 3. Searching for Gravitational Waves (in Hungarian) P. Raffai, I. Bartos Kozepiskolai Matematikai es Fizikai Lapok (2006)

2005

2. Long term correlations in the fluctuation of meteorological parameters (in Hungarian) I.M. Jánosi, I. Bartos, A. Király Meteorologiai tudomanyos napok, 31 (2005) [http] 1. Atmospheric response function over land: Strong asymmetries in daily temperature fluctuations I. Bartos, I.M. Jánosi Geophys. Res. Lett. 32:L23820 (2005) [http]






Media


23.  Gravitational waves are teaching scientists the 'native language' of black holes 
       Tech Insider, Jun 2016 [link]

22.  More than 1,000 physicists just proved Albert Einstein wrong again 
       Tech Insider, Jun 2016 [link]

21.  A News Flash From Deep Space 
       http://nycitylens.com/, Mar 2016 [link]

20.  Neil deGrasse Tyson at our press conference 
       space.com, Feb 2016 [link]

19.  The Future of Gravitational Wave Astronomy 
       Scientific American, Feb 2016 [link]

19.  Gravitational Waves Discovered from Colliding Black Holes 
       Scientific American, Feb 2016 [link]

18.  Einstein's weirdest prediction is true  and will soon radically transform our understanding of the universe 
       Tech Insider, Feb 2016 [link]

17.  Einstein's wildest prediction could be confirmed within days 
       Tech Insider, Feb 2016 [link]

16.  Hunting black holes with a gas cloud
       National Science Foundation Highlight, 2014

15.  A moment after the Big Bang (in Hungarian)
       Magyar Nemzet, Mar 2014

14.  But deliver us from evil (in Hungarian)
       Magyar Narancs, Nov 2013 [link]

13.  Hungarian physicists hunt for black holes (in Hungarian)
       Index, June 2013 [link]

12.  Monster gas cloud could unveil Milky Way's black-hole hub 
       Physics World, Jun 2013 [link]

11.  Researchers suggest gas cloud could reveal black holes near center of Milky Way galaxy 
       phys.org, Jun 2013 [link]

10.  The search for mini black holes 
       Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), Jun 2013 [link]

9.    Astronomical gas cloud could finally reveal the truth about black holes at the centre of the galaxy 
       National Post, May 2013 [link]

8.    Black hole bonanza (radio)
       BBC Science Hour, May 2013 [link]

7.    Black hole bonanza possible as immense gas cloud passes 
       BBC, May 2013 [link]

6.    'FlyWalker' tracks insect feet, could advance Parkinson's research 
       Spoonful of Medicine (Nature Medicine), Jan 2013 [link]

5.    Neutrinobite (in Hungarian)
       Magyar Nemzet Magazine, Jun 2012

4.    Rising Stars of Science: The Forbes 30 Under 30
       Forbes Magazine, Jan 2012 [link]

3.    Using A Light Barrier To Repel Mosquitoes
       Forbes, 2011 [link]

2.    Laser Wall (in Hungarian)
       Termeszet Vilaga, 2011 [link]

1.    The Applied Physicist
       Superscript, 2011 [link]






Teaching


2015 Fall

- Science Journalism Graduate Seminar

2014 Fall

- Frontiers of Science SCNCC1100 [website]

2014 Spring

- Frontiers of Science SCNCC1100 [website]

2013 Fall

- Frontiers of Science SCNCC1100 [website]

2013 Spring

- Frontiers of Science SCNCC1100 [website]

2012 Fall

- Frontiers of Science SCNCC1100 [website]

2012 Spring

- Physics for Poets C1001 - Advanced Physics Laboratory G4051 / W3081 [link1 | link2]

2011 Fall

- Electromagnetic Waves & Optics W3008 - Advanced Physics Laboratory G4051 / W3081 [link1 | link2]

2011 Spring

- Physics for Poets C1001 - Advanced Physics Laboratory G4051 / W3081 [link1 | link2]

2010 Fall

- Electromagnetic Waves & Optics W3008 - Advanced Physics Laboratory G4051 / W3081 [link1 | link2]

2010 Spring

- From Quarks to the Cosmos W3002 - Advanced Physics Laboratory G4051 / W3081 [link1 | link2]

2009 Fall

- Electromagnetic Waves and Optics W3008 - Advanced Physics Laboratory G4051 / W3081 [link1 | link2]

2009 Spring

- Advanced Physics Laboratory G4051 / W3081 [link1 | link2]

2008 Fall

- Advanced Physics Laboratory G4051 / W3081 [link1 | link2]

2008 Spring

- Advanced Physics Laboratory G4051 / W3081 [link1 | link2]

2007 Fall

- Physics III: Classical and Quantum Waves C2601 - Advanced Physics Laboratory G4051 / W3081 [link1 | link2] - General Physics I Laboratory F1291

2007 Spring

- General Physics I Laboratory F1291

2006 Fall

- Physics III: Classical and Quantum Waves C2601