GW170817: observation of gravitational waves from a binary neutron star inspiral BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, T Adams, ... Physical review letters 119 (16), 161101, 2017 | 10716* | 2017 |

GWTC-1: a gravitational-wave transient catalog of compact binary mergers observed by LIGO and Virgo during the first and second observing runs BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... Physical Review X 9 (3), 031040, 2019 | 4015 | 2019 |

Multi-messenger observations of a binary neutron star merger BP Abbott | 3887 | 2017 |

Gravitational waves and gamma-rays from a binary neutron star merger: GW170817 and GRB 170817A BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, T Adams, ... The Astrophysical Journal Letters 848 (2), L13, 2017 | 3192 | 2017 |

Prospects for observing and localizing gravitational-wave transients with Advanced LIGO, Advanced Virgo and KAGRA BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... Living reviews in relativity 23, 1-69, 2020 | 2551 | 2020 |

GW170817: Measurements of neutron star radii and equation of state BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, T Adams, ... Physical review letters 121 (16), 161101, 2018 | 2511 | 2018 |

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 | 2237* | 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 | 1559 | 2020 |

A gravitational-wave standard siren measurement of the Hubble constant DLT40 Collaboration Haislip JB 241 Kouprianov VV 241 Reichart DE 241 ... Nature 551 (7678), 85-88, 2017 | 1505 | 2017 |

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 | 1498 | 2020 |

Properties of the binary neutron star merger GW170817 BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, T Adams, ... Physical Review X 9 (1), 011001, 2019 | 1454 | 2019 |

GW170608: observation of a 19 solar-mass binary black hole coalescence BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, T Adams, ... The Astrophysical Journal Letters 851 (2), L35, 2017 | 1316 | 2017 |

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 | 1223 | 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, ... Physical Review X 13 (4), 041039, 2023 | 1130 | 2023 |

Tests of general relativity with the binary black hole signals from the LIGO-Virgo catalog GWTC-1 BP Abbott, R Abbott, TD Abbott, S Abraham, F Acernese, K Ackley, ... Physical Review D 100 (10), 104036, 2019 | 925 | 2019 |

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, 2021 | 883 | 2021 |

Population of merging compact binaries inferred using gravitational waves through GWTC-3 R Abbott, TD Abbott, F Acernese, K Ackley, C Adams, N Adhikari, ... Physical Review X 13 (1), 011048, 2023 | 818 | 2023 |

Black holes, gravitational waves and fundamental physics: a roadmap L Barack, V Cardoso, S Nissanke, TP Sotiriou, A Askar, C Belczynski, ... Classical and quantum gravity 36 (14), 143001, 2019 | 756 | 2019 |

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 | 753 | 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 | 733 | 2021 |