Future Exoplanet Research: Science Questions and How to Address Them

  title={Future Exoplanet Research: Science Questions and How to Address Them},
  author={Jean Schneider},
  journal={arXiv: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics},
  • J. Schneider
  • Published 20 December 2017
  • Physics, Geology
  • arXiv: Earth and Planetary Astrophysics
Started approximately in the late 1980s, exoplanetology has up to now unveiled the main gross bulk characteristics of planets and planetary systems. In the future it will benefit from more and more large telescopes and advanced space missions. These instruments will dramatically improve their performance in terms of photometric precision, detection speed, multipixel imaging, high-resolution spectroscopy, allowing to go much deeper in the knowledge of planets. Here we outline some science… 
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