The Open UniversitySkip to content
 

The WASP Project and SuperWASP Camera

Pollacco, D.; Skillen, I.; Cameron, A.; Christian, D.; Irwin, J.; Lister, T.; Street, R.; West, R.; Clarkson, W.; Evans, N.; Fitzsimmons, A.; Haswell, C.; Hellier, C.; Hodgkin, S.; Horne, K.; Jones, B.; Kane, S.; Keenan, F.; Norton, A.; Osborne, J.; Ryans, R. and Wheatley, P. (2006). The WASP Project and SuperWASP Camera. Astrophysics and Space Science, 304(1-4) pp. 253–255.

URL: http://www.springerlink.com/content/kg6p12h7g27010...
DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: http://doi.org/10.1007/s10509-006-9124-x
Google Scholar: Look up in Google Scholar

Abstract

The WASP project and infrastructure supporting the SuperWASP Facility are described. As the instrument, reduction pipeline and archive system are now fully operative we expect the system to have a major impact in the discovery of bright exo-planet candidates as well in more general variable star projects.

Item Type: Journal Article
ISSN: 1572-946X
Extra Information: Click here to view other publications available on this repository relating to the SuperWASP Project.
Keywords: Binaries - Eclipsing; extrasolar planets; Transits
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
Item ID: 10863
Depositing User: Astrid Peterkin
Date Deposited: 23 Jun 2008
Last Modified: 02 Aug 2016 13:14
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/10863
Share this page:

Altmetrics

Scopus Citations

▼ Automated document suggestions from open access sources

Actions (login may be required)

Policies | Disclaimer

© The Open University   + 44 (0)870 333 4340   general-enquiries@open.ac.uk