ASTR UN3646 Observational Astronomy. 3 points.
Prerequisites: one year of general astronomy
Introduction to the basic techniques used in obtaining and analyzing astronomical data. Focus on 'ground-based' methods at optical, infrared, and radio wavelengths. Regular use of the telescope facilities atop the roof of the Pupin Labs and at Harriman Observatory. The radio-astronomy portion consists mostly of computer labs, In research projects, students also work on the analysis of data obtained at National Observatories.
Spring 2019: ASTR UN3646
|Course Number||Section/Call Number||Times/Location||Instructor||Points||Enrollment|
|ASTR 3646||001/22651||Th 7:00pm - 9:30pm
1402 Pupin Laboratories