Planetary Systems: Formation, Evolution, and Detection [E-Book] : Proceedings of the First International Conference, held in Pasadena, California on December 8–10, 1992 / edited by Bernard F. Burke, Jürgen H. Rahe, Elizabeth E. Roettger.
Burke, Bernard F., (editor)
Rahe, Jürgen H., (editor) / Roettger, Elizabeth E., (editor)
Dordrecht : Springer, 1994
456 p. 43 illus., 2 illus. in color. online resource.
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Table of Contents:
  • The Search for Other Planets: Clues from the Solar System
  • Formation and Evolution of Planets
  • Possible Consequences of Absence of “Jupiters” in Planetary Systems
  • Dust Blobs in the Solar Nebula-Primary Distended Atmosphere
  • Formation and Properties of Fluffy Planetesimals
  • Radial Migration of Planetesimals
  • Very Low Mass Stars, Black Dwarfs and Planets
  • Interaction of Planetary Nebulae with Prenebulae Debris
  • Toward Planets around Neutron Stars
  • On the Detection of Mutual Perturbations as Proof of Planets around PSR1257+12
  • Planets around Pulsars: A Review
  • Detection of Accreting Circumstellar Gas around Weak Emission-Line Herbig Ae/Be Stars
  • The Evidence for Clumpy Accretion in the Herbig Ae Star Hr 5999
  • Protoplanetary Dust Clouds in Disks of Herbig Ae/Be Stars
  • Identification of a Collapsing Protostar
  • Cometary-Like Bodies in the Protoplanetary Disk around ? Pictoris
  • Synthetic Images of Proto-Planetary Disks around Young Stars
  • New Observations of the ? Pictoris Circumstellar Disk with the Jhu Adaptive Optics Coronagraph
  • Inner Part Observation of the ? Pictoris Disk
  • The Detection and Study of Pre-Planetary Disks
  • Millimeter Continuum Measurements of Circumstellar Dust around Very Young Low-Mass Stars
  • The Search for Protostars Using Millimeter/Submillimeter Dust Emission as a Tracer
  • Cold Dust around Chamaeleon Stars
  • Cloudy Circumstellar Dust Shells around Young Variable Stars
  • 10-?m Images and Spectra of T Tauri Stars
  • The Nobeyama Millimeter Array Survey for Protoplanetary Disks around Protostar Candidates and T Tauri Stars in Taurus
  • High-Precision Vlbi Astrometric Observations of Radio-Emitting Stars for Detection of Extra-Solar Planets
  • Millimetre Photometry and Infrared Spectroscopy of Vega-Excess Stars
  • Long, Accurate Time Series Measurements of Radial Velocities of Solar-Type Stars
  • A High-Precision Radial-Velocity Survey for Other Planetary Systems
  • Multiplex Approach to the Photometric Detection of Planets
  • Searching for Planets by Differential Astrometry with Large Telescopes
  • On the Search for O2 in Extrasolar Planets
  • How to Evidence Life on a Distant Planet
  • The Photometric Method of Extrasolar Planet Detection Revisited
  • Todcor: A Two-Dimensional Correlation Technique to Analyze Stellar Spectra in Search of Faint Companions
  • Development of Absolute Accelerometry
  • Extrasolar Planet Detection
  • Indirect Planet Detection with Ground-Based Long-Baseline Interferometry
  • Direct Imaging of Planetary Systems with a Ground-Based Radio Telescope Array
  • Infrared and Sub-Millimeter Searches for Extra-Solar Planetary Systems from Antarctica
  • Sirtf: Capabilities for the Study of Planetary Systems
  • Planetary System Evolution and the Vega Stars: The Potential for Esa’s Infrared Space Observatory
  • The Edison Infrared Space Observatory and the Study of Extra-Solar Planetary Material
  • The Astrometric Imaging Telescope: Detection of Planetary Systems with Imaging and Astrometry
  • The Circumstellar Imager: Direct Detection of Extra-Solar Planetary Systems
  • Modelling of a Space-Based Ronchi Ruling Experiment for High-Precision Astrometry
  • Author Index
  • List of Participants.