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Renaissance of the Doppler technique for exoplanet studies
Precise radial velocity instruments that use adaptive optics will be essential for the coming era of observations of Earthlike worlds.
The novel and freely available ‘Patch’ software package can be used to deconvolve images that have spatially variable point spread functions.
16 September 2015
A cosmic-ray observatory is being expanded to study a mysterious, apparent source of ultra-high-energy particles.
4 September 2015
Recording an average spectrum from 30 consecutive exposures of the τBoo star-exoplanet system enables a detailed study of this distant world, and potential characterization of other star-planet pairs.
11 August 2015
Multimode fiber Bragg gratings enable enhancements to the sensitivity of night-sky spectral analysis, highlighting one novel functionality made possible by advancements in the field of astrophotonics.
22 July 2015
A novel deflectometry system has high dynamic range and fine spatial resolution metrology capabilities.
6 July 2015
Artur Chmielewski plenary: Rosetta: Comet-chaser, Comet-lander, and Comet-hopper all in One Mission!