Topic outline

  • General

    NEWS & GENERAL INFO

  • 1 INITIAL STEPS IN UBUNTU ACCOUNT

  • Argomento 2 Coord,Cat,Telescopi

  • 3 CATALOGS AND ARCHIVES

    CATALOGS AND ARCHIVES OF ASTRONOMICAL OBJECTS (e.g., ADS, CDS+Vizier,NED,DSS-ESO)+HOMEWORK
    +catalogs dir in flashUSB or here at the end (ONLY FOR STUDENTS OF THE COURSE)
    •  HOMEWORK su ADS/NED un file pdf entro il 31 marzo, ne discutiamo 02/04, poche righe suffcienti Assignment
      Not available unless: Your Codice corso is SM23
  • 4 FITS FILES and software DS9

    FITS FILES and software DS9 +HOMEWORK

    +fitsds9  and fitsds9HW 2directories in flashUSB (ONLY FOR STUDENTS OF THE COURSE) with:

    ***fitsds9.pdf (IMPORTANT!!! also hereafter in moodle)  to follow the lesson and the HW

    HSTimagesprocessing.ps  (only to have a general idea of image processing) 

    riassuntoCCDriduzione.pdf (for data reduction, useful for the IRAF lessons and detailed explained by Prof. Cristiani)

    ***astr5110_practical4_v4.4.pdf  + many fits images (IMPORTANT!!! the basic stuff for the lesson)

    several fits (in fitsds9  ***several fits used also for other lessons, in fitsds9HW only for the homework)

    •  fitsds9.pdf File PDF document
    •  Homework ds9 (come richiesto alla fine del fitsds9.pdf) Assignment
      Not available unless: Your Codice corso is SM23
  • 5 GAIA: visual., astrometry, photometry,class S/G

    software GAIA: visualization and astrometry + HOMEWORK

    photometry+HW with SN+HW(light curve of variable) - with the possibility of a LONG TERM HW too,

    Star/Gals classification

    +gaiaAstrom   +gaiaPhotom   in  flashUSB, hereafter main files.pdf.....you need  the .bashrc too

    HOMEWORK ASTROMETRY: pput coordinates on the image EFOSC....fits and give me the coordinates of the 3 objs pointed by circles in EFOSC.jpg

  • Topic 6

    Use of SDSS Survey +HOMEWORK on Star/Gals Classification

    • 7 IRAF: spectra reduction

      IRAF basics & data reduction +possible LONG HW with the reduction of a Spectrum no sl01 o sl02

      +other stuff in flashUSB  or here at the end (ONLY FOR STUDENTS OF THE COURSE)

    • 8 Observations: Basovizza (+Asiago)

      Astronomical observations & co with Giulia Iafrate.
      For preparation of long term homeworks based on your data, too.
    • 9 Radio Observation via remote SALSA ONSALA

      •  SALSA.pdf File PDF document
      •  HOMEWORK su radio/SALSA Assignment
        Not available unless: Your Codice corso is SM23
    • 10 Exercises about Coords and Mags

      •  Ex. M/L ratio File PDF document
    • Topic 11

      FITS AND OTHER USEFUL DATA/FILES (given through flashUSB during the lectures)