Research

Planetary Systems

Atmospheres & Life

Comets & Asteroids

Extrasolar Planetary Systems

Kepler Team

McDonald Laser Ranging Station

Planetary Systems : Kepler Team

NASA: Kepler Mission
Space based search for earth-like transiting exoplanets

William Cochran, Michael Endl


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William Cochran  

Research Professor

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Research Interests

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

Group Areas

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


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Michael Endl  

Research Scientist

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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.

Group Areas

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



Kepler field of view.

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The Kepler Follow-up Observation Program astro-ph