Discovery and spectroscopy of the young jovian planet 51 Eri b with the Gemini Planet Imager

@article{Macintosh2015DiscoveryAS,
  title={Discovery and spectroscopy of the young jovian planet 51 Eri b with the Gemini Planet Imager},
  author={Bruce A. Macintosh and James R. Graham and Travis S. Barman and Robert J. de Rosa and Quinn M. Konopacky and Mark. S. Marley and Christian Marois and Eric L. Nielsen and Laurent Pueyo and Abhijith Rajan and Julien Rameau and Didier Saumon and J. J. Wang and Jennifer L. Patience and Mark Ammons and Pauline Arriaga and {\'E}tienne Artigau and Steven V. W. Beckwith and Jason Brewster and Sebastian Bruzzone and Joanna Bulger and Ben Burningham and Adam S. Burrows and C. H. Chen and Eugene Chiang and Jeffrey K. Chilcote and Rebekah I. Dawson and Ruobing Dong and Ren{\'e} Doyon and Zachary H. Draper and Gaspard Duch{\^e}ne and Thomas M. Esposito and Daniel C. Fabrycky and Michael P. Fitzgerald and Katherine B. Follette and Jonathan J. Fortney and Benjamin L. Gerard and Stephen J. Goodsell and Alexandra Z. Greenbaum and Pascale Hibon and Sasha Hinkley and Tara H. Cotten and Li-Wei Hung and Patrick Ingraham and Mara Johnson-Groh and Paul Kalas and David Lafreni{\'e}re and James E. Larkin and J. P. Lee and Michael R. Line and Douglas Long and J'erome Maire and Franck Marchis and Brenda C. Matthews and Claire E. Max and Stanimir A. Metchev and Maxwell A. Millar-Blanchaer and Tushar Mittal and Caroline V. Morley and Katie M. Morzinski and Ruth A. Murray-Clay and Rebecca Oppenheimer and David Palmer and R Patel and Marshall D. Perrin and Lisa Ann Poyneer and Roman R. Rafikov and Fredrik T. Rantakyr{\"o} and Emily L. Rice and Patricio M. Rojo and Alexander R. Rudy and Jean-Baptiste Ruffio and Mar'ia Teresa Ruiz and Naru Sadakuni and Leslie K. Saddlemyer and Maissa Salama and Dmitry Savransky and Adam C. Schneider and Anand Sivaramakrishnan and Inseok Song and R{\'e}mi Soummer and S. Thomas and Gautam Vasisht and J. Kent Wallace and Kimberly Ward-Duong and Sloane J. Wiktorowicz and Schuyler G. Wolff and B. Zuckerman},
  journal={Science},
  year={2015},
  volume={350},
  pages={64 - 67}
}
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