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  • Microlensing for extrasolar planets : improving the photometry 

    Bajek, David J. (University of St Andrews, 2013-06) - Thesis
    Gravitational Microlensing, as a technique for detecting Extrasolar Planets, is recognised for its potential in discovering small-mass planets similar to Earth, at a distance of a few Astronomical Units from their host ...
  • The Solar System in perspective : from debris discs to extrasolar planets 

    Kains, Noé (University of St Andrews, 2010-11-30) - Thesis
    The last twenty-five years have seen our understanding of the formation and abundance of planets revolutionised, thanks to the first detections of debris discs, and, a decade later, of the first extrasolar planets. Hardly ...