A Framework For Optimizing Exoplanet Target Selection For The James Webb Space Telescope

  title={A Framework For Optimizing Exoplanet Target Selection For The James Webb Space Telescope},
  author={Charles D. Fortenbach and Courtney D. Dressing},
  journal={Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific},
The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) will devote significant observing time to the study of exoplanets. It will not be serviceable as was the Hubble Space Telescope, and therefore the spacecraft/instruments will have a relatively limited life. It is important to get as much science as possible out of this limited observing time. We provide an analysis framework (including publicly released computational tools) that can be used to optimize lists of exoplanet targets for atmospheric… 
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