On the (In)Efficiency of the Cross-Correlation Statistic for Gravitational Wave Stochastic Background Signals with Non-Gaussian Noise and Heterogeneous Detector Sensitivities

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Martellini , L.; Regimbau , T.;
(2015)
  • Publisher: American Physical Society
  • Subject: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology | [SDU.ASTR]Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Astrophysics [astro-ph] | [ SDU.ASTR ] Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Astrophysics [astro-ph] | Astrophysics - Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics

Under standard assumptions including stationary and serially uncorrelated Gaussian gravitational wave stochastic background signal and noise distributions, as well as homogenous detector sensitivities, the standard cross-correlation detection statistic is known to be op... View more
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