computational methods

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Fig. 13 from Kenyon and Bromley: Pluto and its Moons

The Many Moons of Pluto

The number of known moons of Pluto has now reached five. What are they like, and how did they get there? Kenyon and Bromley use numerical simulations to answer these questions and determine what else New Horizons may find in 2015.

Your Gateway to the Bayesian Realm

This post is written by Benjamin Nelson, a graduate student in the Astronomy Department at the University of Florida. He works with Dr. Eric Ford on the characterization and dynamical evolution of extrasolar planets. He is currently developing an N-body Markov chain Monte Carlo for RV observations of exoplanet systems. Why is this important to […]

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