Planetary Systems : Extrasolar Planetary Systems

G. Fritz Benedict, William Cochran, Michael Endl, Barbara McArthur


G. Fritz Benedict

Senior Research Scientist

Research Interests

Space astrometry; search for extrasolar planetary systems; surface photometry of galaxies; barred galaxies.

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Planetary Systems, Extrasolar Planetary Systems, Stars, Cool Stars, Galactic Structure, Space Astrometry


William Cochran

Research Professor

Research Interests

Searches for extrasolar planetary systems; high-precision measurements of stellar radial velocity variations; variable stars; planetary atmospheres; comets; asteroids.

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Planetary Systems, Atmospheres & Life, Extrasolar Planetary Systems, Kepler Team


Michael Endl

Research Scientist

Research Interests

Detection of extrasolar planets and brown dwarf companions. Search for extremely low-mass planets around M dwarf stars. High precision stellar radial velocity measurements. Astrobiology.

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Planetary Systems, Atmospheres & Life, Extrasolar Planetary Systems, Kepler Team


Barbara McArthur

Research Affiliate - Research Fellow

Research Interests

HST Astrometry; extrasolar planets; dynamics.

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Planetary Systems, Extrasolar Planetary Systems, Stars, Cool Stars, Space Astrometry

18 September 2015
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