Formation and Evolution of Exoplanets

Formation and Evolution of Exoplanets

Editor(s): Rory Barnes

Print ISBN: 9783527408962

Online ISBN: 9783527629763

DOI: 10.1002/9783527629763

Author Biography

About the Author

Dr. Rory Barnes is a researcher in the Astronomy Department and Astrobiology Program at the University of Washington in Seattle. He is an active participant in the theoretical side of one of the hottest topics in astrophysics - the science of exoplanets. He has published numerous papers that consider exoplanets from astrophysical, planetary science, and astrobiological points of view. For this book, he has brought together an august group of authors to detail current perspectives of the origins and properties of these fascinating worlds.