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Course Undergraduate
Semester Electives
Subject Code ES469
Subject Title Astronomical Techniques


 Telescopes and Detectors – optical, infrared, radio, x-rays, gamma-rays, neutrinos and cosmic rays; Gravitational radiation; Detection of dark matter and Dark Energy Astronomy from Space; Imaging – focal plane imagers, PSF and deconvolution, interferometry Photometry, Spectroscopy, Polarimetry, Astrometry; Solar telescopes; Surveys, Astronomical databases, Virtual Observatory

Text Books

 1.C.R. Kitchin, Astrophysical Techniques, CRC press.
2.M. Longair, High Energy Astrophysics vol 1, Cambridge University Press.


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