Ay 105 - Astronomy Instrumentation Lab

Spring 2009

Introductory lecture: Monday 6th April 2pm, 217 Cahill (or suitable alternative on any day)

Lab sections: Monday ~2:30-5pm/Wednesday 2-5pm, 29 Cahill (basement)


Course description and policies

Lab Reports

Lab Handouts: available now, but watch for updates at the start of the week of each class, and for shifts in the schedule. Note that the move to Cahill may make some equipment unavailable until later in term.

  • week of Apr 6
    • Supplement on detector rotation (thanks to Matthew Hunt)
  • week of Apr 13
  • week of Apr 20
  • week of Apr 27
  • week of May 4
  • week of May 11
    • Notes on IRAF data reduction
  • week of May 18
  • week of June 1
  • Last updated June 1, 2009.
  • Please contact: Andrew Blain (awb@astro.caltech.edu) with problems.