The Search For Other Worlds / Edition 1

The Search For Other Worlds / Edition 1

by Stephen S. Holt, Drake Deming
     
 

ISBN-10: 073540190X

ISBN-13: 9780735401907

Pub. Date: 07/01/2004

Publisher: American Institute of Physics

This conference presents new advances in the study of planets orbiting other stars, their formation, and evolution, and methods for their detection and characterization using both ground-based and space-borne observations. Participants in the conference are active researchers in this new field, and the content of the conference is at a level appropriate for

Overview

This conference presents new advances in the study of planets orbiting other stars, their formation, and evolution, and methods for their detection and characterization using both ground-based and space-borne observations. Participants in the conference are active researchers in this new field, and the content of the conference is at a level appropriate for researchers and graduate students in astronomy or physics. Topics include: statistics of planetary systems; establishing the environment for planet formation; dusty disks and unseen planets; giant planets; terrestrial planets, dynamics and dynamical evolution of planetary systems; and programs and techniques for detection and characterization of extrasolar planets.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780735401907
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics
Publication date:
07/01/2004
Series:
AIP Conference Proceedings / Astronomy and Astrophysics Series, #713
Edition description:
2004
Pages:
341
Product dimensions:
0.88(w) x 6.14(h) x 9.21(d)

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