August 7-10, 2017

Abstract

The exoplanet host star beta Pictoris seen by BRITE-Constellation

Konstanze Zwintz (University of Innsbruck, Austria)

BRITE-Constellation has observed the exoplanet host star beta Pictoris for 231 days until June 22, 2017. I will show latest results about the pulsational properties and give an overview of the activities of the "beta Pictoris collaboration" that investigates the transit of the exoplanet's Hill sphere.

Mode of presentation need to be confirmed by the SOC