In the Media


Niraula, P., de Wit, J., Rackham, B. V., et al. 2020, The Astronomical Journal, 160, 172. Press Release

"π Earth: A 3.14 day Earth-sized Planet from K2's Kitchen Served Warm by the SPECULOOS Team"


2019 MATH+X Symposium, 01/19 (Invited Talk), “New Worlds, New Perspectives


de Wit, J., Wakeford H., Lewis N., et al. (2018), Nature Astronomy, 2, 214. Press Release

“Atmospheric Reconnaissance of TRAPPIST-1’s Habitable-zone Earth-sized Exoplanets”


Gillon, M., Triaud, A., Demory, B.-O., …, de Wit, J., et al.  (2017),  Nature, 542, 456. Press Release

“Seven temperate terrestrial planets around the nearby ultracool dwarf star TRAPPIST-1”

de Wit, J., Lewis, N., Knutson, H., Fuller, J., Antoci, V., et al. (2017) , ApJL, 836, L17. Press Release.

 “Planet-induced Stellar Pulsations in HAT-P-2’s Eccentric System”

MIT, 02/17 (Public event), “New Worlds, New Discoveries: a major leap in the search for life beyond our solar system

Broad Institute, 03/17 (Invited Talk), MIA Meetings, “A Pseudo-random Walk from New Worlds to Diabetes


MIT, 03/17 (Keynote), Beyond the Cradle, “New Worlds, New Perspectives

TEDxLiège, 05/17 (Invited Talk),  “Finding Life Elsewhere: an Imminent Paradigm-shifting Experience


de Wit, J., Wakeford H., Gillon, M., Lewis N., Valenti, J., et al. (2016), Nature, 537, 69, Press Release

“A combined transmission spectrum of the Earth-sized exoplanets TRAPPIST-1 b and c”

Gillon, M., Jehin, E., Lederer, S., Delrez, L., de Wit, J., et al. (2016),  Nature, 533, 221. Press Release

“Temperate Earth-sized planets transiting a nearby ultracool dwarf star”

Demory, B.-O., Gillon, M., de Wit, J., Madhusudhan, N., et al. (2016), Nature, 532, 207. Press Release

“A map of the large day-night temperature gradient of a super-Earth exoplanet”

de Wit, J., Lewis, N., Langton, J., Laughlin, G., Deming, D., et al. (2016),  ApJL, 820, L33. Press Release

 “Direct Measure of Radiative and Dynamical Properties of an Exoplanet Atmosphere”


de Wit, J. & Seager, S., (2013), Science, 342, 1473. Press Release

“Constraining Exoplanet Mass from Transmission Spectroscopy”

Demory, B.-O., de Wit, J., Lewis, N., Fortney, J., Zsom, A., et al. (2013), ApJL, 776:L25. Press Release

“Inference of Inhomogeneous Clouds in an Exoplanet Atmosphere”.