Astronomy 500:

Observational/Instrumentation techniques of Astrophysics

Syllabus

Handouts:

Signal-to-noise handout (Courtesy of Mike Bolte at UCSC)

Preliminary reduction handout (Courtesy of Mike Bolte at UCSC)

Problem sets:

HW #1

HW #2

Solutions:

HW #1 solutions

Class notes:

Lecture 1 (html from the powerpoint)

Lecture 1 (pdf from the powerpoint)

Lecture 2 (html from the powerpoint)

Lecture 2 continued (pdf from my handwritten notes)

Lecture 2 (pdf from the powerpoint)

Lecture 3 (html from the powerpoint)

Lecture 3 (pdf from the powerpoint)

Lecture 4 (html from the powerpoint)

Lecture 4 (pdf from the powerpoint)

Lecture 5 (html from the powerpoint)

Lecture 5 (pdf from the powerpoint)

Lecture 6 (html from the powerpoint)

Lecture 6 (pdf from the powerpoint)

Lecture 7 (html from the powerpoint)

Lecture 7 (pdf from the powerpoint)

Lecture 8 (html from the powerpoint)

Lecture 8 (pdf from the powerpoint)

Lecture 9 (html from the powerpoint)

Lecture 9 (pdf from the powerpoint)

Lecture 10 (html from the powerpoint)

Lecture 10 (pdf from the powerpoint)

Lecture 12 (html from the powerpoint)

Lecture 12 continued (pdf from my handwritten notes)

Lecture 12 (pdf from the powerpoint)

Lecture 13 (html from the powerpoint)

Lecture 13 continued (pdf from my handwritten notes)

Lecture 13 (pdf from the powerpoint)

Lecture 14 (html from the powerpoint)

Lecture 14 continued (pdf from my handwritten notes)

Lecture 14 (pdf from the powerpoint)

Lecture 15 (pdf from my handwritten notes)

Lecture 16 (html from the powerpoint)

Lecture 16 continued (pdf from my handwritten notes)

Lecture 16 (pdf from the powerpoint)