ASTEP South: An Antarctic Search for Transiting ExoPlanets around the celestial South pole

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Crouzet , N.; Guillot , T.; Agabi , K.; Rivet , J.P.; Bondoux , E.; Challita , Z.; Fantei-Caujolle , Y.; Fressin , F.; Mekarnia , D.; Schmider , F.X.; Valbousquet , F.; Blazit , A.; Bonhomme , S.; Abe , L.; Daban , J.B.; Gouvet , C.; Fruth , T.; Rauer , H.; Erikson , A.; Barbieri , M.; Aigrain , S.; Pont , F.;
(2009)
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1051/0004-6361/200913629
  • Subject: [SDU.ASTR.IM]Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Astrophysics [astro-ph]/Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysic [astro-ph.IM] | Astrophysics - Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics | [PHYS.ASTR.IM]Physics [physics]/Astrophysics [astro-ph]/Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysic [astro-ph.IM] | [ SDU.ASTR.IM ] Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Astrophysics [astro-ph]/Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysic [astro-ph.IM] | [ PHYS.ASTR.IM ] Physics [physics]/Astrophysics [astro-ph]/Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysic [astro-ph.IM]

ASTEP South is the first phase of the ASTEP project (Antarctic Search for Transiting ExoPlanets). The instrument is a fixed 10 cm refractor with a 4kx4k CCD camera in a thermalized box, pointing continuously a 3.88 degree x 3.88 degree field of view centered on the cele... View more
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