Observational tests of planet formation models

A. Sozzetti, D. W. Latham, G. Torres, B. W. Carney, J. B. Laird, R. P. Stefanik, A. P. Boss, D. Charbonneau, F. T. Odonovan, M. J. Holman, J. N. Winn

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We summarize the results of two experiments to address important issues related to the correlation between planet frequencies and properties and the metallicity of the hosts. Our results can usefully inform formation, structural, and evolutionary models of gas giant planets.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)261-262
Number of pages2
JournalProceedings of the International Astronomical Union
Issue numberS249
StatePublished - Oct 2007
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Space and Planetary Science


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