Ground-based imaging of asteroid (21) Lutetia with Adaptive Optics Validated by Rosetta Spacecraft Flyby

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for Thursday, October 7, 2010 to be presented at the Pasadena DPS meeting press conference, Oct 7 12:00noon PDT

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Fig 1: Adaptive optics images of asteroid (21) Lutetia
Fig 2: Shape model of asteroid (21) Lutetia
Fig 3: Flyby images of Lutetia, compared with model

Abstracts of Meeting Science Presentations (as pdf files)

Merline et al. 2010
Carry et al. 2010
Chapman et al. 2010

Links to papers, Astronomy & Astrophysics

These are the published versions

Carry et al. 2012
Drummond et al. 2010
Carry et al. 2010