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PHYS567 — Fall 2017

PHYS567: Observational Techniques In Astronomy

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3 Credits; typically offered Fall semester


PHYS342 or PHYS344

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


Peterson, John


Peterson, John

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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