Teaching

Infrared spectroscopy for astronomy

USM Winter semester 2019/2020
  Lecturer : Miwa Goto  
  Time : On Wednesday 12 pm (noon) to 2 pm  
  Start date : 16 October 2019  
  Place : Seminar room 107 (I13)University Observatory Munich, Scheinerstr. 1, Munich  
  Schedule    
  16 Oct How spectroscopy started  
  23 Oct Continuum and line formation  
  30 Oct Spectrograph : system  
  6 Nov Spectrograph : diffraction grating  
  13 Nov Spectrograph : detector and noise  
  20 Nov Data reduction and calibration  
  27 Nov Performing astronomical observation  
  4 Dec Interpreting your data  
  11 Dec Quantum chemistry : wave function  
  18 Dec Quantum chemistry : angular momenta  
  8 Jan Molecular symmetry  
  15 Jan Spin chemistry  
  22 Jan H3+ and deuterium  
  29 Jan Interstellar ice : observations  
  5 Feb (buffer) Interstellar ice : surface processes  
  Registration    
  Not necessary.  
  Examination    
  Takes place on 12 February in the seminar room at the USM. Written examination.  
  Supplimental seminar    
  Each student presents a short talk (20 minutes) on the given subject related to the lecture. The selection of subjects will be presented on the web page.