The Resource Failed Stars and Super Planets : A Report Based on the January 1998 Workshop on Substellar-Mass Objects

Failed Stars and Super Planets : A Report Based on the January 1998 Workshop on Substellar-Mass Objects

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Failed Stars and Super Planets : A Report Based on the January 1998 Workshop on Substellar-Mass Objects
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Failed Stars and Super Planets
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A Report Based on the January 1998 Workshop on Substellar-Mass Objects
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eng
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Objects, Steering Group for the Workshop on Substellar-Mass
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QB801 -- .N38 1998eb
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Board, Space Studies
  • Council, National Research
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  • Planets
  • Stars
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Failed Stars and Super Planets : A Report Based on the January 1998 Workshop on Substellar-Mass Objects
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http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3377630
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
  • Failed Stars and Super Planets -- Copyright -- Preface -- Foreword -- Contents -- Executive Summary -- THE WORKSHOP ON SUBSTELLAR-MASS OBJECTS -- FINDINGS -- Status of Current Research Activities -- The Most Compelling Issues for Near-Term Study -- Contributions to Broader Scientific Goals -- Opportunities for Interdisciplinary Research -- The Contribution of Studies of SMOs to Achieving Long-Term Scientific Priorities -- CONCLUDING REMARKS -- 1 Detection of Substellar-Mass Objects -- STATUS OF CURRENT INDIRECT SEARCHES -- The Radial-Velocity Technique -- Astrometric, Photometric, and Microlensing Techniques -- DIRECT DETECTION OF SMOS -- Isolated Brown Dwarfs -- Companion Brown Dwarfs -- 2 Observational Characterization of Nearby SMOs -- CURRENT STATE OF OBSERVATIONS -- Abundance of SMOs -- Spectroscopic Studies of SMOs -- 3 Theoretical Models of SMO Structure and Atmosphere -- CURRENT STATUS OF MODELS -- 4 Formation of SMOs -- STARLIKE AND PLANETLIKE FORMATION -- Observational Evidence -- Formation of Close-In SMOs -- Relationship to Terrestrial Planets -- 5 Statistical Detections, Galactic Structure, and the Mass Content of the Universe -- INTRODUCTION TO THE DARK-MATTER PROBLEM -- CURRENT UNDERSTANDING OF THE MASS FUNCTIONS OF LOW-MASS STARS AND SMOS -- MICROLENSING DETERMINATION OF THE SMO MASS FUNCTION -- DETECTING PLANETS VIA MICROLENSING -- 6 Findings and Future Needs -- STATUS OF CURRENT RESEARCH ACTIVITIES -- THE MOST COMPELLING ISSUES FOR NEAR-TERM STUDY -- Detection Strategies -- Spectroscopic Studies of Nearby SMOs -- CONTRIBUTIONS TO BROADER SCIENTIFIC GOALS -- Modeling of the Atmospheres and Interiors of SMOs -- Testing Models of the Formation of SMOs -- Understanding the Stability and Evolution of Multiplanet Systems -- OPPORTUNITIES FOR INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH
  • THE CONTRIBUTION OF STUDIES OF SMOS TO ACHIEVING LONG-TERM SCIENTIFIC PRIORITIES -- Microlensing and the Statistical Search for SMOs -- CONCLUDING REMARKS
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EBC3377630
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unknown
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1 online resource (74 pages)
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online
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9780309583138
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3377630
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3377630
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10071949
  • (OCoLC)883573298
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Failed Stars and Super Planets : A Report Based on the January 1998 Workshop on Substellar-Mass Objects
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3377630
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Failed Stars and Super Planets -- Copyright -- Preface -- Foreword -- Contents -- Executive Summary -- THE WORKSHOP ON SUBSTELLAR-MASS OBJECTS -- FINDINGS -- Status of Current Research Activities -- The Most Compelling Issues for Near-Term Study -- Contributions to Broader Scientific Goals -- Opportunities for Interdisciplinary Research -- The Contribution of Studies of SMOs to Achieving Long-Term Scientific Priorities -- CONCLUDING REMARKS -- 1 Detection of Substellar-Mass Objects -- STATUS OF CURRENT INDIRECT SEARCHES -- The Radial-Velocity Technique -- Astrometric, Photometric, and Microlensing Techniques -- DIRECT DETECTION OF SMOS -- Isolated Brown Dwarfs -- Companion Brown Dwarfs -- 2 Observational Characterization of Nearby SMOs -- CURRENT STATE OF OBSERVATIONS -- Abundance of SMOs -- Spectroscopic Studies of SMOs -- 3 Theoretical Models of SMO Structure and Atmosphere -- CURRENT STATUS OF MODELS -- 4 Formation of SMOs -- STARLIKE AND PLANETLIKE FORMATION -- Observational Evidence -- Formation of Close-In SMOs -- Relationship to Terrestrial Planets -- 5 Statistical Detections, Galactic Structure, and the Mass Content of the Universe -- INTRODUCTION TO THE DARK-MATTER PROBLEM -- CURRENT UNDERSTANDING OF THE MASS FUNCTIONS OF LOW-MASS STARS AND SMOS -- MICROLENSING DETERMINATION OF THE SMO MASS FUNCTION -- DETECTING PLANETS VIA MICROLENSING -- 6 Findings and Future Needs -- STATUS OF CURRENT RESEARCH ACTIVITIES -- THE MOST COMPELLING ISSUES FOR NEAR-TERM STUDY -- Detection Strategies -- Spectroscopic Studies of Nearby SMOs -- CONTRIBUTIONS TO BROADER SCIENTIFIC GOALS -- Modeling of the Atmospheres and Interiors of SMOs -- Testing Models of the Formation of SMOs -- Understanding the Stability and Evolution of Multiplanet Systems -- OPPORTUNITIES FOR INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH
  • THE CONTRIBUTION OF STUDIES OF SMOS TO ACHIEVING LONG-TERM SCIENTIFIC PRIORITIES -- Microlensing and the Statistical Search for SMOs -- CONCLUDING REMARKS
Control code
EBC3377630
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (74 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309583138
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3377630
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3377630
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10071949
  • (OCoLC)883573298

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