The Gemini Deep Planet Survey

@article{Lafrenire2007TheGD,
  title={The Gemini Deep Planet Survey},
  author={David Lafreni{\`e}re and Ren{\'e} Doyon and Christian Marois and Daniel Nadeau and Ben R. Oppenheimer and Patrick F. Roche and François Rigaut and James R. Graham and Ray Jayawardhana and Doug Johnstone and Paul Kalas and Bruce A. Macintosh and Ren{\'e} Racine},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2007},
  volume={670},
  pages={1367-1390}
}
We present the results of the Gemini Deep Planet Survey, a near-infrared adaptive optics search for giant planets and brown dwarfs around 85 nearby young stars. The observations were obtained with the Altair adaptive optics system at the Gemini North telescope, and angular differential imaging was used to suppress the speckle noise of the central star. Typically, the observations are sensitive to angular separations beyond 0.5'' with 5 σ contrast sensitivities in magnitude difference at 1.6 μm… Expand
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