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Measuring accurate transit parameters

  • Joshua N. Winn (a1)
  • DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S174392130802629X
  • Published online: 01 May 2008
Abstract
Abstract

By observing the transits of exoplanets, one may determine many fundamental system parameters. I review current techniques and results for the parameters that can be measured with the greatest precision, specifically, the transit times, the planetary mass and radius, and the projected spin-orbit angle.

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