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Spring 2014 Astronomy C3646 section 001
OBSERVATIONAL ASTRONOMY

Call Number 20542
Day & Time
Location
R 7:00pm-9:00pm
1332 Pupin Laboratories
Points 3
Approvals Required None
Instructors Joseph Patterson
David Schiminovich
Type LECTURE
Course Description Prerequisites: One year of general astronomy. Introduction to the basic techniques used in obtaining and analyzing astronomical data. Focus on "ground-based" methods, at optical, infrared, and ultraviolet wavelengths. Regular use of the telescope facilities atop the roof of the Pupin Labs, to acquire photometry and spectroscopy of stars, planets, and nebulae.  There will also be apportunity to acquire and analyze data from National Observatories, and from spacecraft. Given in alternate years.
Web Site CourseWorks
Department Astronomy
Enrollment 24 students as of 12:26AM Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Final Exam Day/Time May 15
R 7:10pm-10:00pm
Final Location 1332 Pupin Laboratories
Subject Astronomy
Number C3646
Section 001
Division Columbia College
Open To Columbia College, Engineering and Applied Science: Undergraduate, General Studies, School of Continuing Education, Global Programs, Barnard
Campus Morningside
Section key 20141ASTR3646C001

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