PHYSICAL PARAMETERS OF ASTEROIDS ESTIMATED FROM THE WISE 3-BAND DATA AND NEOWISE POST-CRYOGENIC SURVEY

@article{Mainzer2012PHYSICALPO,
  title={PHYSICAL PARAMETERS OF ASTEROIDS ESTIMATED FROM THE WISE 3-BAND DATA AND NEOWISE POST-CRYOGENIC SURVEY},
  author={Amy K. Mainzer and T. Grav and Joseph R. Masiero and James M. Bauer and Roc M. Cutri and Robert S. McMillan and C. R. Nugent and David J. Tholen and Russell G. Walker and Edward L. Wright},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={760}
}
Enhancements to the science data processing pipeline of NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) mission, collectively known as NEOWISE, resulted in the detection of >158,000 minor planets in four infrared wavelengths during the fully cryogenic portion of the mission. Following the depletion of its cryogen, NASA's Planetary Science Directorate funded a four-month extension to complete the survey of the inner edge of the Main Asteroid Belt and to detect and discover near-Earth objects… Expand

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