Physics and Astronomy - Course Details


ASTR567 — Fall 2016

ASTR567: Observational Techniques In Astronomy (PAST/FUTURE SEMESTER)

Offering:

3 Credits; typically offered Fall semester

Prerequisites:

PHYS342 or PHYS344

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Description:

(phys567) Fundamental concepts in observational astronomy, including coordinate and time systems, telescopes and detectors, radiation and optics, and methods of statistical data analysis.

Instructor(s):

Lister, Matthew

Email:

mlister@purdue.edu

Textbook(s) for Fall 2016
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher Req/Opt Notes
Astrnomical Measurements Andy Lawrence 1st 9783642398346 Springer Praxis Books Required Students can download the e-book free of charge

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