Physics and Astronomy - Course Details


PHYS567 — Fall 2017

PHYS567: Observational Techniques In Astronomy

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Offering:

3 Credits; typically offered Fall semester

Prerequisites:

PHYS342 or PHYS344

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Description:

(astr567) Fundamental concepts in observational astronomy, including coordinate and time systems, telescopes and detectors, radiation and optics, and methods of statistical data analysis.

Instructor(s):

Peterson, John

Email:

Peterson, John

Textbook(s) for Fall 2017
Textbook(s) for Fall 2017
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher Req/Opt Notes
Astrnomical Measurements Andy Lawrence 2014 ed 978-3662509067 Springer Praxis Books Required Students can download the e-book free of charge

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