Links to online collections of my papers:

Journal Papers

Gravitational Waves

  • "Applying higher-modes consistency test on GW190814 : lessons on no-hair theorem, nature of the secondary compact object and waveform modeling", Tousif Islam; arXiv:2111.00111 [gr-qc] [Submitted to PRD]
  • "Survey of gravitational wave memory in intermediate mass ratio binaries", Tousif Islam, Scott Field, Gaurav Khanna & Niels Warburton; arXiv:2109.00754 [gr-qc] [Submitted to PRD]
  • "High-precision source characterization of intermediate mass-ratio black hole coalescences with gravitational waves: The importance of higher-order multipoles", Tousif Islam, Scott Field, Carl-Johan Haster & Rory Smith; Phys. Rev. D 104, 084068 (2021); arXiv:2105.04422 [gr-qc]
  • "Eccentric binary black hole surrogate models for the gravitational waveform and remnant properties: comparable mass, nonspinning case", Tousif Islam, Vijay Varma, Jackie Lodman, Scott E. Field, Gaurav Khanna, Mark A. Scheel, Harald P. Pfeiffer, Davide Gerosa, and Lawrence E. Kidder; Phys. Rev. D 103, 064022 (2021); arXiv:2101.11798 [gr-qc]
  • "Improved analysis of GW190412 with aprecessing numerical relativity surrogate waveform model", Tousif Islam, Scott Field, Carl-Johan Haster & Rory Smith; Phys. Rev. D 103, 104027 (2021); arXiv:2010.04848 [gr-qc]
  • "Testing the "No-hair" nature of binary black holes using the consistency of multipolar gravitational radiation", Tousif Islam, Ajit K. Mehta, Abhirup Ghosh, Vijay Varma, P. Ajith & B. S. Sathyaprakash; Phys. Rev. D 101, 024032 (2020); arXiv:1910.14259 [gr-qc]

Beyond General Relativity

Masters Thesis