Teviet Creighton

Associate Professor Creighton, Teviet Ph.D. California Institute of Technology, 2000
Office: BCAVL 209
Phone: (956) 882-6651
Email: teviet.creighton@utrgv.edu 

Teaching

PHYS 3302 Electromagnetic Theory II
PHYS 3402 Modern Physics
Office hours: Tuesdays & Thursdays 12:15-14:45

Research

Gravitational wave astronomy

  • Astrophysical sources and search methods
  • Terrestrial noise sources and advanced detectors (LIGO)

Radio astronomy

  • Low-frequency phased-array observatories (LoFASM)

Publications

  • The LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo Collaboration: B. P. Abbott, et al. “Results of the deepest all-sky survey for continuous gravitational waves on LIGO S6 data running on the Einstein@Home volunteer distributed computing project.” Physical Review D 2016, 94, 102002.
  • The LIGO Scientific Collaboration: B. P. Abbott, et al. “Comprehensive all-sky search for periodic gravitational waves in the sixth science run LIGO data.” Physical Review D 2016, 94, 042002.
  • The LIGO Scientific Collaboration: B. P. Abbott, et al. “GW150914: First results from the search for binary black hole coalescence with Advanced LIGO.” Physical Review D 2016, 93, 122003.
  • The LIGO Scientific Collaboration: B. P. Abbott, et al. “Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Black Hole Merger.” Physical Review Letters 2016, 116, 061102.
  • The LIGO Scientific Collaboration: J. Aasi, et al. “Search of the Orion spur for continuous gravitational waves using a loosely coherent algorithm on data from LIGO interferometers.” Physical Review D 2016, 93, 042006.