Living Reviews in Relativity

"Gravitational Waves from Gravitational Collapse"
by
Chris L. Fryer and Kimberly C. B. New  

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Abstract
1 Introduction
2 Gravitational Wave Emission
2.1 Making numerical estimates
3 Astrophysical Sources of Gravitational Wave Emission
3.1 Core-collapse supernovae
3.2 Accretion-induced collapse
3.3 Electron-capture supernovae and core-collapse supernovae below 10 – 12 solar masses: Low mass stars
3.4 Core-collapse supernovae from stars above 20 solar masses: Massive star collapse
3.5 Supermassive stars
4 Gravitational Wave Emission Mechanisms
4.1 Bounce
4.2 Convection
4.3 Bar modes
4.4 Neutrinos
4.5 r-Modes
4.6 Fragmentation
4.7 Ringing
5 Summary
5.1 Detection of collapse GW signals
5.2 Using GWs to study core collapse
6 Acknowledgements
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