Model spectra of GJ 581d

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Model spectra of GJ 581d

Post by Lazarus on 16th March 2011, 2:20 pm

Model Spectra of the First Potentially Habitable Super-Earth - Gl581d

Assumes that it is a terrestrial planet with climate dominated by carbonate-silicate cycle. This may not necessarily be accurate for super-Earths though...
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Re: Model spectra of GJ 581d

Post by Lazarus on 19th August 2011, 5:57 am

More modelling of various scenarios for Gliese 581d:

Spectroscopic characterization of the atmospheres of potentially habitable planets: GL 581 d as a model case study

Question asked is whether we could infer surface conditions on a transiting planet with properties similar to Gliese 581d. Turns out it would be quite challenging!
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