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Graduate Record 2007-2008 
Graduate Record 2007-2008 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

ASTR 535 - Introduction to Radio Astronomy Instrumentation

An introduction to the instrumentation of radio astronomy. Discussion includes fundamentals of measuring radio signals, noise theory, basic radiometry, antennas, low noise electronics, coherent receivers, signal processing for continuum and spectral line studies, and arrays. Lecture material is supplemented by illustrative labs. (O)

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: ASTR534 or Instructor permission.

Credits: 3