FTS measurements of uranium emission lines in the near-infrared and their application to the search for earth-mass exoplanets

Stephen L. Redman, James E. Lawler, Gillian Nave, Lawrence William Ramsey, Suvrath Mahadevan

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Abstract

Precise calibrations are needed for high-resolution near-infrared astronomical spectrographs. We have measured the wavenumbers of over 7500 uranium emission lines and used a subset of them to make precise radial velocity measurements.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationImaging Systems and Applications, ISA 2011
PublisherOptical Society of American (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557529145
StatePublished - Jan 1 2011
EventImaging Systems and Applications, ISA 2011 - Toronto, Canada
Duration: Jul 10 2011Jul 14 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherImaging Systems and Applications, ISA 2011
CountryCanada
CityToronto
Period7/10/117/14/11

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Redman, S. L., Lawler, J. E., Nave, G., Ramsey, L. W., & Mahadevan, S. (2011). FTS measurements of uranium emission lines in the near-infrared and their application to the search for earth-mass exoplanets. In Imaging Systems and Applications, ISA 2011 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of American (OSA).