PLAnetary Transits and Oscillations of stars (PLATO 2.0) is a space mission that has been proposed in the framework of the ESA Cosmic vision 2015 - 2025 program as an M3 candidate mission for launch in 2022/24. PLATO 2.0 will do very high precision photometric measurements over a large sample of bright stars in order to discover exoplanets through transits and to characterize planets and their host stars using seismology.
Fifty Years of Seismology of the Sun and Stars
- Pub Date:
- December 2013