Course Syllabus

Course Calendar

Title & Lecture Notes | Lecturer | Additional Reading | |
---|---|---|---|

1 | Introduction to Basic Optics & Telescope Design | Griffith | 90prime |

2 | CCDs | Griffith | - |

3 | Grating Spectrometers | Griffith | - |

4 | From the Binomial Distribution to S/N | Griffith | - |

5 | Radiative Transfer in Action 1 (No Source Function) | Griffith | - |

6 | Radiative Transfer in Action 2 (Constant & Isotropic Source Function) | Griffith | - |

7 | Radiative Transfer in Action 3 (Nonisotropic Source Function) | Griffith | - |

8 | The Large Binocular Telescope | TBD | Hill et al. (2008), Wagner (2008) |