Transit origami: a method to coherently fold exomoon transits in time series photometry

@article{Kipping2021TransitOA,
  title={Transit origami: a method to coherently fold exomoon transits in time series photometry},
  author={David M. Kipping},
  journal={Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society},
  year={2021}
}
  • D. Kipping
  • Published 6 August 2021
  • Geology, Physics
  • Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
One of the simplest ways to identify an exoplanetary transit is to phase fold a photometric time series upon a trial period – leading to a coherent stack when using the correct value. Such phase-folded transits have become a standard data visualization in modern transit discovery papers. There is no analogous folding mechanism for exomoons, which would have to represent some kind of double fold: once for the planet and then another for the moon. Folding with the planet term only, a moon… 

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