Planet Detectors

Planet Detectors or finding or detection of extrasolar planets latest news and articles using various methods including: transit methods, astrometric method, radial velocity method, transit photometry, Direct imaging, Gravitational microlensing, Magnetospheric radio emissions, Auroral radio emissions, Modified interferometry.

All you need to know about how extrasolar planets are detected and get answers to your questions like: How many extrasolar planets have been detected? What is the radial velocity method of discovering new planets? What methods are used to find exoplanets? Can transits be observed from Earth based telescopes for all exoplanets?