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Techniques and instrumentation for detection of exoplanets III

Daniel R. Coulter

Techniques and instrumentation for detection of exoplanets III

28-30 August 2007, San Diego, California, USA

by Daniel R. Coulter

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Published by SPIE in Bellingham, Wash., USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and author index.

StatementDaniel R. Coulter, editor ; sponsored and published by SPIE
SeriesSPIE proceedings series -- v. 6693, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering -- v. 6693.
ContributionsSociety of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQB820 .T43 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24439143M
ISBN 10081946841X
ISBN 109780819468413
LC Control Number2010287807
OCLC/WorldCa181344453

Instrumentation for the detection and characterization of exoplanets! Francesco Pepe1, David Ehrenreich1, Michael R. Meyer2 1Observatoire Astronomique de l'Université de Genève, 51 ch. des Maillettes, Versoix, Switzerland 2Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Institute for Astronomy, Wolfgang-Pauli-Stra Zurich, Switzerland In no other field of astrophysics has the impact. Exoplanets serves as both an introduction for the non-specialist and a foundation for the techniques and equations used in exoplanet observation by those dedicated to the field. Funding to make this important volume an affordable addition to anyone's library was provided by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

  The book describes detection methods, especially Doppler exoplanet surveying. Currently the major tool of discovery. As Jian Ge says in one chapter, of + exoplanets found thus far, around 90% were by this method. But don't forget gravitational microlensing. A fundamentally different approach that has also yielded s: 2. When it comes to detecting exoplanets, there are several techniques available at the disposal of the exoplanet hunter. Each technique, quite often sensitive to different types of planets, is briefly summarised below and shown in Fig. t these techniques the direct imaging and observations of transiting exoplanets have had the greatest impact on atmosphere characterisation and as such.

In this book, renowned scientists describe the various techniques used to detect and characterize extrasolar planets, or exoplanets, with a view to unveiling the “tricks of the trade” of planet detection to a wider community.   1. Planet detection with the SPICA coronagraph Introduction. Since the first discovery of an exoplanet around a normal star by Mayor and Queloz (), more than exoplanets have so far been success has largely been due to the accurate radial velocity (RV) method, with which more than 80% of the known exoplanets as well as their surprising dynamical .


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Get this from a library. Techniques and instrumentation for detection of exoplanets III: AugustSan Diego, California, USA. [Daniel R Coulter;]. adshelp[at] The ADS is operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory under NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX16AC86A.

This state-of-the-art reference work includes over 15 sections dealing with all aspects of exoplanets and exobiology research, including historic aspects, the Solar System as a template, objects at the planet-to-star transition, exoplanet detection and characterization with related instrumentation, technology and software tools, planet and planet-system statistics with recent and planned.

The Handbook of Exoplanets contains 15 sections dealing with all aspects of exoplanets and exobiology research, including historic aspects, the Solar System as a template, objects at the planet-to-star transition, exoplanet detection and characterization with related instrumentation, technology and software tools, planet and planet-system statistics with recent and planned surveys, their.

Part III: Habitability and Conclusion; of the exoplanet 51 Pegasi b in October in Geneva was essentially considered to be the first unambiguous exoplanet detection.

Over the years, there have been several other discoveries that could be regarded as milestones, such as the detection of multiple planet systems and the first detection of. The Handbook will surely help Ph.D.

students and professional astronomers who want to learn about this field. It will even be useful to experts who want to check details on some specific aspects, either about exoplanets themselves, detection methods, or instrumentation.’ Jean Schneider. Date Published: 19 September PDF: 15 pages Proc.

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and Stansberry, John A. and Shi, Fang and Meyer, Michael R. and Stapelfeldt, Karl R. and Roellig, Thomas L. () Hunting planets and observing disks with the JWST NIRCam coronagraph. In: Techniques and Instrumentation for Detection of Exoplanets III. In no other field of astrophysics has the impact of new instrumentation been as substantial as in the domain of exoplanets.

Before our knowledge of exoplanets. Many of the detection methods can work more effectively with space-based telescopes that avoid atmospheric haze and turbulence. COROT () and Kepler were space missions dedicated to searching for extrasolar planets using transits.

COROT discovered about 30 new exoplanets. Get this from a library. Techniques and instrumentation for detection of exoplanets II: AugustSan Diego, California, USA. [Daniel R Coulter; Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers.;].

Reaching these ambitious goals will require further improvements in instrumentation and new analysis tools. In this chapter, we provide an overview of five observational techniques that are currently employed in the detection of exoplanets: optical and IR Doppler measurements, transit photometry, direct imaging, microlensing, and astrometry.

Get this from a library. Techniques and instrumentation for detection of exoplanets IV: AugustSan Diego, California, United States. [Stuart B Shaklan; SPIE (Society);]. Exoplanetary Detection Techniques Astronomers have been searching for exoplanets long before the rst exoplanet B+12 was discovered in [Wolszaczan, ].

Since then, they have derived various methods of detecting such planets, with radial velocity and transit methods as the two most proli c. from book Methods of Detecting Exoplanets: 1st Advanced School on Exoplanetary Science (pp) Chapter April with 53 Reads How we measure 'reads'. The astrophysics of planetary systems is a good example of a branch of science in which theory is mostly driven by observations.

Hardly any of the properties of the sample of ~ extrasolar giant planets discovered to date 3 (Jupiters on orbits of a few days; very high eccentricities; objects with masses 5 to 10 times that of Jupiter) had been predicted a priori by theoretical models.

To meet the challenge of segmented and obscured aperture coronagraphy, the ExEP’s Segmented Coronagraph Design and Analysis (SCDA) study funds several groups to design and model coronagraph architectures that enable contrast sensitivities (needed to direct-image Earth-like exoplanets orbiting Sun-like stars) with optimal throughput and robustness to many wavefront errors.The Keck Planet Imager and Characterizer (KPIC) is an upgrade to the Keck II adaptive optics system enabling high contrast imaging and high-resolution spectroscopic characterization of giant exoplanets in the mid-infrared ( microns).

The KPIC instrument will be developed in phases. Phase I entails the installation of an infrared pyramid wavefront sensor (PyWFS) based on a fast, low-noise.

Get this from a library! Techniques and instrumentation for detection of exoplanets: AugustSan Diego, California, USA. [Daniel Ray Coulter; Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers.; SPIE Digital Library.;].