12.425 | Fall 2007 | Undergraduate

Extrasolar Planets: Physics and Detection Techniques

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Lecture summary, written by a student. The focus of this class is to discuss solar system planet densities, review transit light curves and radial velocity curves, and then calculate exoplanet densities and surface gravities.

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Fall 2007
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