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Can Jupiters be found by monitoring Galactic bulge microlensing events from northern sites?

Tsapras, Y. and Street, R. A. and Horne, K. (University of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Scotland, UK), and Penny, A. and Clarke, F. and Deeg, H. (Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía, Granada, Spain), and Garzon, F. and Kemp, S. and Osorio, M. R. Z. and Abad, A. O. and Sanchez, S. M. and Eiroa, C. and Mora, A. and Alberdi, A. and Cameron, A. and Davies, J. K. and Ferlet, R. and Grady, C. and Harris, A. W. and Palacios, J. and Quirrenbach, A. and Rauer, H. and Schneider, J. and de Winter, D. and Merin, B. and Solano, E. (2001) Can Jupiters be found by monitoring Galactic bulge microlensing events from northern sites? Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 325, pp. 1205-1212.

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Abstract

In1998 the EXPORTteam monitored microlensing event lightcurves using a CCD camera on the IAC 0.8m telescope on Tenerife to evaluate the prospect of using northern telescopes to find microlens anomalies that reveal planets orbiting the lens stars. The high airmass and more limited time available for observation of Galactic Bulge sources makes a northern site less favourable for microlensing planet searches. However, there a potentially a large number of northern 1m class telescopes that cound devote a few hours per night to monitor ongoing microlensing planet searches. Our IAC observations indicate that accuracies sufficient to detect planets can be achieved despite the higher airmass.

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Additional Information: LIDO-Berichtsjahr=2001,
Title:Can Jupiters be found by monitoring Galactic bulge microlensing events from northern sites?
Authors:
AuthorsInstitution or Email of AuthorsAuthors ORCID iD
Tsapras, Y.University of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Scotland, UKUNSPECIFIED
Street, R. A.University of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Scotland, UKUNSPECIFIED
Horne, K. (University of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Scotland, UK), Department of Astronomy, University of Texas, Houston, USAUNSPECIFIED
Penny, A.Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Oxfordshire, UKUNSPECIFIED
Clarke, F.Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge, UKUNSPECIFIED
Deeg, H. (Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía, Granada, Spain), Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía, Granada, SpainUNSPECIFIED
Garzon, F.Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias, La Laguna, Tenerife, SpainUNSPECIFIED
Kemp, S.Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias, La Laguna, Tenerife, SpainUNSPECIFIED
Osorio, M. R. Z.Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias, La Laguna, Tenerife, SpainUNSPECIFIED
Abad, A. O.Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias, La Laguna, Tenerife, SpainUNSPECIFIED
Sanchez, S. M.Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias, La Laguna, Tenerife, SpainUNSPECIFIED
Eiroa, C.Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Cantoblanco, Madrid, SpainUNSPECIFIED
Mora, A.Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Cantoblanco, Madrid, SpainUNSPECIFIED
Alberdi, A.Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía, Granada, SpainUNSPECIFIED
Cameron, A.University of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Scotland, UKUNSPECIFIED
Davies, J. K.Joint Astronomy Center, Hilo, Hawaii, USAUNSPECIFIED
Ferlet, R.CNRS, Institute d'Astrophysique de Paris, Paris, FranceUNSPECIFIED
Grady, C.NOAO/STIS, Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, USAUNSPECIFIED
Harris, A. W.UNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Palacios, J.Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Cantoblanco, Madrid, SpainUNSPECIFIED
Quirrenbach, A.Department of Physics, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USAUNSPECIFIED
Rauer, H.UNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Schneider, J.Observatoire de Paris, Meudon, FranceUNSPECIFIED
de Winter, D.TNO/TPD-Space Instrumentation, Delft, The NetherlandsUNSPECIFIED
Merin, B.L.A.E.F.F., VILSPA, Madrid, SpainUNSPECIFIED
Solano, E.L.A.E.F.F., VILSPA, Madrid, SpainUNSPECIFIED
Date:2001
Journal or Publication Title:Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Refereed publication:Yes
Open Access:No
Gold Open Access:No
In SCOPUS:No
In ISI Web of Science:Yes
Volume:325
Page Range:pp. 1205-1212
Status:Published
Keywords:stars, planetary systems, extra-solar planets, microlensing, photometric techniques
HGF - Research field:Aeronautics, Space and Transport (old)
HGF - Program:Space (old)
HGF - Program Themes:W EW - Erforschung des Weltraums
DLR - Research area:Space
DLR - Program:W EW - Erforschung des Weltraums
DLR - Research theme (Project):UNSPECIFIED
Location: Berlin-Adlershof
Institutes and Institutions:Institut für Weltraumsensorik und Planetenerkundung
Deposited By: DLR-Beauftragter, elib
Deposited On:08 Dec 2005
Last Modified:14 Jan 2010 18:56

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