Author Archives: Hanno Rein
An update of the Exoplanet App for iPhone/iPod has hit the AppStore. I now features an illustration of the orbits in a planetary systems with an estimate of the habitable zone. Furthermore, native iPad support has been included. Update: A … Continue reading
Another iPhone application has reached the AppStore: Copernicus. You can build your own solar system and test it’s stability. It includes 6 levels, more are coming shortly.
I am an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto. I am working on a broad variety of topics in theoretical astrophysics associated with the formation, evolution, and physical properties of planets and planetary systems. For more information on my … Continue reading
The picture shows the star HD45364 which is slightly smaller than our sun. There are also two planets orbiting this star. Unfortunately, they are not visible in the picture because they are too small and the star is too bright. … Continue reading