Testing proposed planetary systems - to destruction

Horner, J. and Wittenmyer, R. A. and Marshall, J. P. and Hinse, T. C. and Robertson, P. (2014) Testing proposed planetary systems - to destruction. Astronomy and Geophysics, 55 (4). 4.30-4.35. ISSN 1366-8781

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The authors examine the dynamics of exoplanet systems and find that some of them don't last long. The stability of planetary systems offers a check on the likelihood of proposed multiple-exoplanet systems.

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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: © 2014 Royal Astronomical Society. This publication is copyright. It may be reproduced in whole or in part for the purposes of study, research, or review, but is subject to the inclusion of an acknowledgment of the source.
Faculty / Department / School: Current - Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences - No Department
Date Deposited: 06 Jan 2015 21:06
Last Modified: 05 Jul 2016 00:09
Uncontrolled Keywords: exoplanets
Fields of Research : 02 Physical Sciences > 0201 Astronomical and Space Sciences > 020110 Stellar Astronomy and Planetary Systems
02 Physical Sciences > 0201 Astronomical and Space Sciences > 020108 Planetary Science (excl. Extraterrestrial Geology)
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970102 Expanding Knowledge in the Physical Sciences
Identification Number or DOI: 10.1093/astrogeo/atu164
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/25974

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