Statistical decision theory and adaptive optics: A rigorous approach to exoplanet detection

Luca Caucci, Harrison H Barrett, Nicholas Devaney, Jeffrey J Rodriguez

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Abstract

Statistical decision theory is applied to the problem of exoplanet detection with AO. We derive optimal observers for the detection of exoplanets in AO images. Theoretical results are verified by running simulation tests.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528381, 9781557528384
Publication statusPublished - 2007
EventAdaptive Optics: Methods, Analysis and Applications, AO 2007 - Vancouver, Canada
Duration: Jun 18 2007Jun 18 2007

Other

OtherAdaptive Optics: Methods, Analysis and Applications, AO 2007
CountryCanada
CityVancouver
Period6/18/076/18/07

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Caucci, L., Barrett, H. H., Devaney, N., & Rodriguez, J. J. (2007). Statistical decision theory and adaptive optics: A rigorous approach to exoplanet detection. In Optics InfoBase Conference Papers Optical Society of America.