On the Hunt for Terrestrial Exoplanets with MAROON-X

Wednesday, 28 April 2021 5 p.m. — 6 p.m. MST

Online event

Live from NOIRLab
Jacob Bean on first results from Maroon-X (University of Chicago)
Website URL: https://youtu.be/6KtsL6BAfgc

MAROON-X is a new exoplanet finder that was recently commissioned on the Gemini North telescope. The MAROON-X principal investigator will discuss the first science results from the instrument, which is the detection of a nearby rocky planet that is ideal for detailed characterization.