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Using Kepler Space Telescope Data to Identify an Exoplanet

Postby 82c4aaeb51244dc686aff4df268ab0bc » Mon Jul 20, 2020 9:20 am

I am having problems with exporting and reading data from this telescope. What am i supposed to do? If i want to try to propose an exoplanet, what should i do?

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Re: Using Kepler Space Telescope Data to Identify an Exoplanet

Postby LeungWilley » Thu Jul 23, 2020 6:06 pm

Hi,
I am sorry to hear that you are having trouble with this experiment.
Please let us know how / what specific problems are you running into with the data export.

In regards to what to do, please take a look at the links on the transit light curve tutorial provided on the abstract page.
[url]https://www.sciencebuddies.org/science-fair-projects/project-ideas/Exoplanets_p002/exoplanets/kepler-data-exoplanet#summary
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(As a starting point, I would suggest that you first identify the "parameters" and patterns that's important to finding an exoplanet. Then, perform a search on the Kepler data sets (probably in some kind of subsets))

Good Luck!
Willey


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