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Desert, Jean-Michel Research Associate


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research overview

  • Dr Desert's research focuses in detecting and characterizing the atmospheres of planets orbiting nearby stars. The main motivation of his research is to answer fundamental questions about exoplanets through the study of their atmospheres: What is the nature, origin and evolution of these planetary systems? Dr Desert uses observational techniques to measure the physical properties of extra-solar planet atmospheres.


  • Exoplanets detection and characterization, Observations and theory


selected publications


education and training

  • Ph.D. 2009
  • M.A. 2007
  • M.A. 1999
  • M.S. 1998
  • B.S. 1997

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