A Possible Aeronomy of Extrasolar Terrestrial Planets

  1. Michael Mendillo,
  2. Andrew Nagy and
  3. J.H. Waite
  1. W. A. Traub and
  2. K. W. Jucks

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/130GM25

Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy

Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy

How to Cite

Traub, W. A. and Jucks, K. W. (2002) A Possible Aeronomy of Extrasolar Terrestrial Planets, in Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy (eds M. Mendillo, A. Nagy and J.H. Waite), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/130GM25

Author Information

  1. Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909899

Online ISBN: 9781118669570

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Keywords:

  • Planets—Atmospheres;
  • Satellites—Atmospheres

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Known Extrasolar Systems

  • Detection Methods: Gravity and Aeronomy

  • Why Spectra of Terrestrial Planets?

  • Planetary Spectra: Present Earth

  • Planetary Spectra: Neoproterozoic Earth

  • Planetary Spectra: Methane

  • Planetary Spectra: Present Venus and Mars

  • Can We Detect Life?