S E M I N A R I

Departament d'Astronomia i Astrofísica
Universitat de València

    Free-floating superJupiters

Prof. Rafael Rebolo

Instituto de AstrofĂ­sica de Canarias


Seminari del departament d'Astronomia i AstrofĂ­sca

Dimarts 15 setembre 2009

12:00


Resum

There is increasing evidence that objects with just a few times the mass of Jupiter populate star forming regions. I will review the current status of the research on these objects and the efforts to quantify the number density of free-floating super-Jupiters and identify their formation mechanism.