PTYS 518

Instrumentation and Statistics

Radiant energy; signals and noise; detectors and techniques for imaging, photometry, polarimetry and spectroscopy. Examples from stellar and planetary astronomy in the x-ray, optical, infrared and radio. Graduate-level requirements include an in-depth research paper. Identical to ASTR 518. ASTR is home department.

Course Level: PTYS Graduate Elective, PTYS Graduate Elective
Course Credits: 3
Course Type: Graduate

Semester Section Instructor(s) Day/Time Location Resources
2018 Fall 001 Bender/Hinz TTH 9:30-10:45a.m. Steward 202
2016 Fall 001 George Rieke, Hinz

Course Level: 
PTYS Graduate Elective