ASTR 5015 - Observational Methods and Data Analysis 3 Credit(s)
Cross-listed: PHYS 5015
Enrollment Requirement: Prerequisite: Computer programming; ASTR/PHYS 3060 or ASTR/PHYS graduate standing.
Attributes: Honors Course
This course provides an introduction to professional observational astronomy skills: instrumentation in optical astronomy, analysis of data and image processing, and observational techniques. Using real data, the student will develop the ability to plan observations and produce a final scientific result. The course will emphasize the capabilities and limitations of optical observations, and provide insight into current research.
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