The Dawes Review 3: The Atmospheres of Extrasolar Planets and Brown Dwarfs

@article{Bailey2014TheDR,
  title={The Dawes Review 3: The Atmospheres of Extrasolar Planets and Brown Dwarfs},
  author={J. Bailey},
  journal={Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia},
  year={2014},
  volume={31}
}
  • J. Bailey
  • Published 2014
  • Physics
  • Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia
Abstract The last few years has seen a dramatic increase in the number of exoplanets known and in the range of methods for characterising their atmospheric properties. At the same time, new discoveries of increasingly cooler brown dwarfs have pushed down their temperature range which now extends down to Y-dwarfs of < 300 K. Modelling of these atmospheres has required the development of new techniques to deal with the molecular chemistry and clouds in these objects. The atmospheres of brown… Expand
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