Dynamical evolution of the Gliese 581 planetary system

@article{Beust2008DynamicalEO,
  title={Dynamical evolution of the Gliese 581 planetary system},
  author={H. Beust and X. Bonfils and X. Delfosse and S. Udry},
  journal={Astronomy and Astrophysics},
  year={2008},
  volume={479},
  pages={277-282}
}
Context. The M dwarf Gliese 581 has recently been found to harbour two super Earths in addition to an already known close-in Neptune-mass planet. Interestingly, these two planets are considered as potentially habitable, and recent theoretical works give further credit to this hypothesis, in particular for the outermost planet (Gl 581 d). Aims. In this paper, we address the issue of the dynamical stability evolution of this planetary system. This is important because the basic stability ensures… Expand

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