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Gemini Planet Imager

(GPI)
(infrared instrument to overcome signal noise imaging exoplanets)

The Gemini Planet Imager (GPI) is Near-infrared imager installed in Gemini South (Gemini Observatory) aimed at detecting the Infrared light from young Gas Giant Extra-Solar Planets. It saw First Light in 2013 and began regular operation in 2014.


(instrument,imager,exoplanets,infrared)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gemini_Planet_Imager
http://www.gemini.edu/sciops/instruments/gpi/

Referenced by:
Gemini Observatory

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