Aerosols in Exoplanet Atmospheres

  title={Aerosols in Exoplanet Atmospheres},
  author={Peter Gao and Hannah R. Wakeford and Sarah E. Moran and Vivien Parmentier},
  journal={Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets},
Observations of exoplanet atmospheres have shown that aerosols, like in the solar system, are common across a variety of temperatures and planet types. The formation and distribution of these aerosols are inextricably intertwined with the composition and thermal structure of the atmosphere. At the same time, these aerosols also interfere with our probes of atmospheric composition and thermal structure, and thus a better understanding of aerosols lead to a better understanding of exoplanet… 
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