Laboratory Experiments for Astronomy / Edition 1

Laboratory Experiments for Astronomy / Edition 1

by Paul E. Johnson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0030096774

ISBN-13: 9780030096778

Pub. Date: 03/28/1987

Publisher: Saunders College Publishing

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780030096778
Publisher:
Saunders College Publishing
Publication date:
03/28/1987
Pages:
233

Table of Contents

Quantitative Techniques
1(8)
Properties of Angles
9(8)
Celestial Positions and Time
17(14)
Modeling the Earth-Sun System
31(10)
Phases of the Moon
41(6)
Planetary Motion
47(14)
Observing
61(16)
Comparative Planetology
77(12)
Measurement and Experimental Error
89(10)
The Inverse-Square Law
99(8)
Blackbody Radiation and Spectra
107(14)
The Hydrogen Atom
121(8)
The Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram
129(14)
Distances to the Stars
143(24)
The Andromeda Galaxy
167(14)
Cosmology
181(12)
Galaxies with Active Nuclei
193(18)
A Term Projects 211(8)
B Instructor's Guide 219(12)
C The Evening Sky September through May 231(1)
D The Evening Sky March through November 232

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