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Graduate Record 2020-2021 
Graduate Record 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

ASTR 5110 - Astronomical Techniques

Surveys modern techniques of radiation measurement, data analysis, and image processing, and their application to astrophysical problems, especially the physical properties of stars and galaxies. Relevant laboratory experiments and observations with the department’s telescopes are included. Students are expected to develop a familiarity with programming and other basic computer skills if they do not already possess them. Prerequisite: ASTR 2110-2120; PHYS 3420, 3430 or instructor permission.

Credits: 3