Teviet   Creighton

Associate Professor  

Office: BCAVL 209
Phone: (956) 882-6651
Email: teviet.creighton@utrgv.edu

Dr. Teviet Creighton





Selected Publications


  • A. Albert, M. André, M. Anghinolfi, G. Anton, M. Ardid, J.-J. Aubert, T. Avgitas, B. Baret, J. Barrios-Martí, S. Basa, T.D. Creighton, "Search for high-energy neutrinos from gravitational wave event GW151226 and candidate LVT151012 with ANTARES and IceCube," Physical Review D: Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology 96, no. 2 (July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 2017): 022005.

  • B.P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T.D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R.X. Adhikari, V.B. Adya, T.D. Creighton, "Search for intermediate mass black hole binaries in the first observing run of Advanced LIGO," Physical Review D: Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology 96, no. 2 (July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 2017): 022001.

  • B.P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T.D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R.X. Adhikari, V.B. Adya, T.D. Creighton, "GW170104: Observation of a 50-Solar-Mass Binary Black Hole Coalescence at Redshift 0.2," Physical Review Letters 118, no. 22 (June 2017): 221101.

  • B.P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T.D. Abbott, M.R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R.X. Adhikari, T.D. Creighton, "Search for Gravitational Waves Associated with Gamma-Ray Bursts during the First Advanced LIGO Observing Run and Implications for the Origin of GRB 150906B," The Astrophysical Journal 841, (June 2017): 89.

  • B.P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T.D. Abbott, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R.X. Adhikari, V.B. Adya, T.D. Creighton, "Search for gravitational waves from Scorpius X-1 in the first Advanced LIGO observing run with a hidden Markov model," Physical Review D: Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology 95, no. 12 (June 2017): 122003.

  • B.P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T.D. Abbott, M.R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R.X. Adhikari, T.D. Creighton, "Effects of waveform model systematics on the interpretation of GW150914," Classical and Quantum Gravity 34, no. 10 (May 2017): 104002.

  • B.P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T.D. Abbott, M.R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R.X. Adhikari, T.D. Creighton, "First Search for Gravitational Waves from Known Pulsars with Advanced LIGO," The Astrophysical Journal 839, (April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 2017): 12.

  • B.P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T.D. Abbott, M.R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R.X. Adhikari, T.D. Creighton, "Search for continuous gravitational waves from neutron stars in globular cluster NGC 6544," Physical Review D: Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology 95, no. 8 (April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 2017): 082005.

  • B.P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T.D. Abbott, M.R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R.X. Adhikari, T.D. Creighton, "Directional Limits on Persistent Gravitational Waves from Advanced LIGO’s First Observing Run," Physical Review Letters 118, no. 12 (March 2017): 121102.

  • B.P. Abbott, R. Abbott, T.D. Abbott, M.R. Abernathy, F. Acernese, K. Ackley, C. Adams, T. Adams, P. Addesso, R.X. Adhikari, T.D. Creighton, "Upper Limits on the Stochastic Gravitational-Wave Background from Advanced LIGO’s First Observing Run," Physical Review Letters 118, no. 12 (March 2017): 121101.



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Fredrick Jenet. Collaborative Research: Radio Frequency Interference Aware Radio Astronomy Systems, NSF, $325,000.00 (2016 - 2018)



Selected Presentations


  • Teviet Creighton. "If Earth falls, could interstellar travel be our salvation?," UTRGV Physics Seminar, UTRGV, Brownsville, Texas (September 2016)

  • Teviet Creighton. "Radio Frequency Interference Aware Radio Astronomy Systems," Wireless Innovation Forum Convention, NSF, Reston, Virginia (March 2016)

  • Teviet Creighton. "A Sound of Thunder: Atmospheric Gravitational Noise," Gravitational Waves Advanced Detectors Workshot, Anchorage, Alaska (May 2015)

  • Teviet Creighton. "Gravity Gradient Noise: An Overview," InternationalWorkshop on GravitationalWaves Detection with Atom Interferometry, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China (October 2010)

  • Teviet Creighton. "Pulsar timing near supermassive black holes: I. Schwarzshild holes and eclipsing orbits," Gravitational-Wave Data AnalysisWorkshop, San Juan, Puerto Rico (January 2009)

  • Teviet Creighton. "Detecting black holes in globular clusters using pulsar timing," 20th Pacific Coast Gravity Meeting, alifornia Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California (March 2004)

  • Teviet Creighton. "Zoom, Whirl, and Chirp: Listening for extreme-mass-ratio inspirals with LISA," 19th Pacific Coast Gravity Meeting, University of Utah, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah (March 2003)

  • Teviet Creighton. "Atmospheric gravity gradients: a low-frequency noise limit for LIGO," 15th Pacific Coast Gravity Meeting, Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara (February 1999)

  • Teviet Creighton. "Cosmological GravitationalWaves," 14th Pacific Coast Gravity Meeting, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon (March 1998)

  • Teviet Creighton. "Analysis of Caltech 40m interferometer data: Constructing the filter bank," Second GravitationalWave Data AnalysisWorkshop, Orsay, Essonne, France (November 1997)

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