ASTR 3133 01W - Observational Astronomy
A calculus-based introduction to observational astronomy, with topics including astronomical time and coordinate systems, telescope design, CCD detectors, photometric and spectroscopic instrumentation, statistics and error analysis, and image processing techniques. The laboratory component will involve two projects at the Campus Observatory with data reduction and analysis using state-of-the-art software, as well as sky awareness and other topics in observational astronomy.
Coll of Arts/Cult.& Sci Inq.
||AUG 11, 2021
||DEC 10, 2021
|| MON WED
||Time of Day
||12:05 pm - 12:55 pm
||Boyd - JAMES E BOYD BLDG -MP
|Instructor(s):Nicholas C. Sterling
||Open Seats:13 of 16 as of 01/24/2022 05:58:01
||Instructional Method: Technology enhanced (T)