Outcome of Six Candidate Transiting Planets from a TrES Field in Andromeda

@article{ODonovan2006OutcomeOS,
  title={Outcome of Six Candidate Transiting Planets from a TrES Field in Andromeda},
  author={F. T. O'Donovan and D. Charbonneau and R. Alonso and T. Brown and G. Mandushev and E. Dunham and D. Latham and R. Stefanik and G. Torres and M. Everett},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2006},
  volume={662},
  pages={658-668}
}
Driven by the incomplete understanding of the formation of gas giant extrasolar planets and of their mass-radius relationship, several ground-based, wide-field photometric campaigns are searching the skies for new transiting extrasolar gas giants. As part of the Trans-atlantic Exoplanet Survey (TrES), in 2003/2004 we monitored approximately 30,000 stars (9.5 ≤ V ≤ 15.5) in a 5.7° × 5.7° field in Andromeda with three telescopes over 5 months. We identified six candidate transiting planets from… Expand

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