Download binary black hole catalogues from Giacobbo & Mapelli (2018, MNRAS, 480, 2011) from this link.


If you intend to use these catalogues for a research paper, please include at least the following citations:

– Mapelli Michela, Giacobbo Nicola, The cosmic merger rate of neutron stars and black holes, 2018, MNRAS, 479, 4391,

– Giacobbo Nicola, Mapelli Michela, The progenitors of compact-object binaries: impact of metallicity, common envelope and natal kicks, 2018, MNRAS, 480, 2011,

– Giacobbo Nicola, Mapelli Michela, Spera Mario, Merging black hole binaries: the effects of progenitor’s metallicity, mass-loss rate and Eddington factor, 2018, MNRAS, 474, 2959,

– Mapelli Michela, Giacobbo Nicola, Ripamonti Emanuele, Spera Mario, The cosmic merger rate of stellar black hole binaries from the Illustris simulation, 2017, MNRAS, 472, 2422,