EPJ Web of Conferences
Volume 11, 2011Detection and Dynamics of Transiting Exoplanets
|Number of page(s)||6|
|Section||Session 1: Detection and observation of transiting exoplanets|
|Published online||16 February 2011|
The WASP-South search for transiting exoplanets
Astrophysics Group, Keele University, UK
2 SUPA, Physics and Astronomy, University of St. Andrews, UK
3 Institut d’Astrophysique, Université de Liège, Belgium
4 Observatoire astronomique de l’Université de Genève, CH
5 Las Cumbres Observatory, Santa Barbara, USA
6 Astrophysics Research Centre, Queen’s University, Belfast, UK
7 Dept of Physics and Astronomy, University of Leicester, UK
Since 2006 WASP-South has been scanning the Southern sky for transiting exoplanets. Combined with Geneva Observatory radial velocities we have so far found over 30 transiting exoplanets around relatively bright stars of magnitude 9–13. We present a status report for this ongoing survey.
© Owned by the authors, published by EDP Sciences, 2011
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