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Estimates of the Population of Exoplanets Discoverable by the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS)
Seager, S. and Winn, J.N. and Ricker, G.R. and Latham, D.W. and Vanderspek, R.K. and Ennico, K.A. and Bakos, G. and Brown, T.M. and Burgasser, A.J. and Charbonneau, D. and Clampin, M. and Deming, L.D. and Doty, J.P. and Dunham, E.W. and Elliot, J.L. and Holman, M.J. and Ida, S. and Jenkins, J.M. and Jernigan, J.G. and Kawai, N. and Laughlin, G.P. and Lissauer, J.J. and Martel, F. and Sasselov, D.D. and Schingler, R.H. and Torres, G. and Udry, S. and Villasenor, J.N. and Worden, S.P.
American Astronomical Society Meeting Abstracts \#215