Multi-messenger observations of a binary neutron star merger BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, C Adams, T Adams, ... The Astrophysical Journal 848 (2), L12, 2017 | 3474 | 2017 |

Gwtc-2: Compact binary coalescences observed by ligo and virgo during the first half of the third observing run R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, A Adams, ... Physical Review X 11 (2), 021053, 2021 | 1841 | 2021 |

GW190814: Gravitational Waves from the Coalescence of a 23 Solar Mass Black Hole with a 2.6 Solar Mass Compact Object R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, ... The Astrophysical Journal Letters 896 (2), L44, 2020 | 1335 | 2020 |

GW190425: Observation of a compact binary coalescence with total mass∼ 3.4 M⊙ BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... The Astrophysical Journal 892 (1), L3, 2020 | 1316 | 2020 |

GW190521: A Binary Black Hole Merger with a Total Mass of R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, ... Physical Review Letters 125 (10), 101102, 2020 | 1070 | 2020 |

Spectroscopic identification of r-process nucleosynthesis in a double neutron-star merger E Pian, P D’Avanzo, S Benetti, M Branchesi, E Brocato, S Campana, ... Nature 551 (7678), 67-70, 2017 | 899 | 2017 |

Binary black hole population properties inferred from the first and second observing runs of advanced LIGO and advanced Virgo BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... The Astrophysical Journal Letters 882 (2), L24, 2019 | 699 | 2019 |

Observation of Gravitational Waves from Two Neutron Star–Black Hole Coalescences R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, A Adams, ... The Astrophysical Journal Letters 915 (1), L5, 2021 | 631 | 2021 |

Population properties of compact objects from the second LIGO–Virgo Gravitational-Wave Transient Catalog R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, A Adams, ... The Astrophysical Journal Letters 913 (1), L7, 2020 | 625 | 2020 |

GW190412: Observation of a binary-black-hole coalescence with asymmetric masses R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, ... Physical Review D 102 (4), 043015, 2020 | 547 | 2020 |

GW190412: Observation of a binary-black-hole coalescence with asymmetric masses R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, ... Physical Review D 102 (4), 043015, 2020 | 547 | 2020 |

GWTC-3: Compact Binary Coalescences Observed by LIGO and Virgo During the Second Part of the Third Observing Run R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, N Adhikari, ... arXiv preprint arXiv:2111.03606, 2021 | 537 | 2021 |

Tests of general relativity with binary black holes from the second LIGO-Virgo gravitational-wave transient catalog R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, A Adams, ... Physical Review D 103 (12), 122002, 2021 | 529 | 2021 |

Properties and astrophysical implications of the 150 M⊙ binary black hole merger GW190521 R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, ... The Astrophysical Journal Letters 900 (1), L13, 2020 | 523 | 2020 |

Increasing the Astrophysical Reach of the Advanced Virgo Detector via the Application of Squeezed Vacuum States of Light F Acernese, M Agathos, L Aiello, A Allocca, A Amato, S Ansoldi, S Antier, ... Physical Review Letters 123 (23), 231108, 2019 | 391 | 2019 |

Open data from the first and second observing runs of Advanced LIGO and Advanced Virgo R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, ... SoftwareX 13, 100658, 2021 | 386 | 2021 |

The mass spectrum of compact remnants from the parsec stellar evolution tracks M Spera, M Mapelli, A Bressan Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 451 (4), 4086-4103, 2015 | 353 | 2015 |

The progenitors of compact-object binaries: impact of metallicity, common envelope and natal kicks N Giacobbo, M Mapelli Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 480 (2), 2011-2030, 2018 | 332 | 2018 |

Very massive stars, pair-instability supernovae and intermediate-mass black holes with the SEVN code M Spera, M Mapelli Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 470 (4), 4739-4749, 2017 | 328 | 2017 |

Merging black hole binaries: the effects of progenitor's metallicity, mass-loss rate and Eddington factor N Giacobbo, M Mapelli, M Spera Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 474 (3), 2959-2974, 2018 | 303 | 2018 |