These are items of interest to the interstellar exploration community that we’ve found in our quest for information that will help us advance toward our goals.  If you know of anything we’ve overlooked, or any sources of such information we should monitor, or if you would like to be added to our TVIW-updates mailing list and receive these updates in you email every weekday, please send that information to info@tviw.us.

 

January 17, 2020 updates

Aspects of Pulsar Navigation for Deep Space Mission Applications
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40295-019-00209-9

Regime-switching model detection map for direct exoplanet detection in ADI sequences
https://www.aanda.org/articles/aa/abs/2020/01/aa36421-19/aa36421-19.html

Expected performances of the Characterising Exoplanet Satellite (CHEOPS) II. The CHEOPS simulator
https://arxiv.org/abs/2001.05587

A public HARPS radial velocity database corrected for systematic errors
https://arxiv.org/abs/2001.05942

January 16, 2020 updates

Controversy over giant telescope roils astronomy conference in Hawaii
https://www.space.com/thirty-meter-telescope-controversy-roils-astronomy-conference.html

A low-mass planet candidate orbiting Proxima Centauri at a distance of 1.5 AU
https://advances.sciencemag.org/content/6/3/eaax7467

Tidal disruption of planetary bodies by white dwarfs II: Debris disc structure and ejected interstellar asteroids
https://academic.oup.com/mnras/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/mnras/staa143/5707428

Visions of a Martian Future
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0016328720300045

Wind erosion on Mars and other small terrestrial planets
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0019103519302726

A toolbox for identifying the expression of dome-forming volcanism on exoplanets
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0032063319302648

January 14, 2020 updates

In-Space Manufacturing: The Gateway to the High Frontier and an Enabling Technology for Human Space Exploration
https://ntrs.nasa.gov/archive/nasa/casi.ntrs.nasa.gov/20200000035.pdf

Natural intelligence and anthropic reasoning
https://arxiv.org/abs/2001.01109

Understanding the atmospheric properties and chemical composition of the ultra-hot Jupiter HAT-P-7b II. Mapping the effects of gas kinetics
https://arxiv.org/abs/2001.03668

Simulated mass measurements of the young planet K2-33b
https://arxiv.org/abs/2001.04304

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