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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.

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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: Article
ISSN: 1572-946X
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Keywords: Binaries - Eclipsing; extrasolar planets; Transits
Academic Unit/School: 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: 29 Nov 2016 14:16
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