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Astronomical Techniques

Astronomical observation and optics. Data acquisition and reduction for modern astronomical instrumentation including photometry, direct imaging, and spectroscopy. Techniques for obtaining precise measurements and determining measurement uncertainties.

This course is given regularly at San Diego State University by Robert Quimby.

  • Course Level
    Undergraduate (astronomy majors)
  • Type of Material
    Short video lectures with (incomplete) Jupyter notebooks

GROWTH is funded by the National Science Foundation under Grant No 1545949. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.