Sofia

8.4 Ground-based microwave observations 344

8.4.1 Atacama Large Millimeter Array Project (ALMA) 344

8.5 Space telescope observations 345

8.5.1 Herschel 345

8.5.2 James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) 347

8.6 Spacecraft missions to the giant planets 350

8.6.2 Rosetta 352

8.6.3 Future outer-planet missions 355

8.7 Extrasolar planet space missions 355

8.7.1 Kepler 356

8.7.2 Convection, Rotation and Transits (COROT) mission . . 358

8.7.3 Terrestrial Planet Finder (TPF) and Space Interferometry Mission (SIM) 359

8.7.4 Darwin 361

8.8 Conclusion 362

8.9 Bibliography 365

References 367

Index 395

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