Demographics and Direct Imaging of Distant Planets with WFIRST

The WFIRST mission has just entered Phase B of development, the second stage of NASA mission formulation, after passing its Mission and Systems Design Reviews. I will provide an overview of WFIRST's exoplanet science and the mission's status, including the microlensing survey to measure the demographics of bound and free floating planets, and the coronagraphic technology demonstration instrument.

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