Course material / recommended reading
Recommended reading for the course The most important material, such as lecture slides and links to useful resources, will be posted in MyCourses. Other recommended reading: 1. James J. Condon & Scott M. Ransom: "Essential Radio Astronomy". A web version that the book is based on, but not identical with, can be found with a downloadable pdf file at https://www.cv.nrao.edu/course/astr534/PDFnew.shtml 2. Jonathan M. Marr, Ronald L. Snell & Stanley E. Kurtz: "Fundamentals of Radio Astronomy: Observational Methods". Available at Amazon, etc. Lecturer's own copy can be borrowed for a very short-term (hours to some days) loan. 3. Karttunen, Kröger, Oja: "Fundamental Astronomy". Available at AdLibris, Ursa, etc. This is a text book of general astronomy intended for first-year students of astronomy. The emphasis is not on radio astronmy, but the book is a very comprehensive general-purpose book on astronomy, and recommended reading to anyone who is interested in deepening their knowledge on the astronomy fundamentals.
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