The MIT Kavli Institute paves the way for new developments in space- & ground-based astrophysics. Our faculty, research staff, and students develop technology & instrumentation with a focus on an engineering and technical core.
Researchers at The Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research explore extreme and unusual phenomena found beyond the Earth including extrasolar planets, black holes, neutron stars, and distant galaxies and clusters of galaxies.
StarSpotz: A Sensitive Probe of the Differential Rotation Profile of Stars using MOST Photometry
Croll, B. and Walker, G.A. and Kuschnig, R. and Matthews, J.M. and Rowe, J.F. and Walker, A. and Rucinski, S.M. and Hatzes, A.P. and Cochran, W.D. and Robb, R.M. and Guenther, D.B. and Moffat, A.F. and Sasselov, D. and Weiss, W.W.