200590 Internship

SoSe 14: Astrophysical practical course

Beate Patzer

Information for students

One can choose - if possible - between the PR Astrophysical practical course and PR Computational astrophysics practical course. Open also for all students with interest in astronomy and astrophysics. (Note: empowering to participate is limited!)
Constitutes a module for the Master course only together with two accompanying lectures.

Knowledge of the Physics / B.Sc. Module "Einführung in die Astronomie und Astrophysik" advised. close

Additional information / Pre-requisites

Empowering to participate is limited and is done in sequence of registration. Please send for registration an e-mail toAstrophysik specifying name and time of the practical course (FU, Wed 14-18) close


Method: teamwork (small groups) on different astronomical topics. Subject: Classification of stars, RV method, rotation of the Sun, stellar spectroscopy with CCD camera, observation with telescopes, astronomical systems of coordinates, galactic rotation curve, properties of eclipsing binaries, light curves of dwarf novae. close

Subjects A - Z