Interferometry and Synthesis in Radio Astronomy available in Hardcover
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About the Author
A. RICHARD THOMPSON, PhD, has been associated with theNational Radio Astronomy Observatory in numerous capacities formore than 27 years.
JAMES M. MORAN, PhD, is a senior scientist at theSmithsonian Astrophysical Observatory and Professor of Astronomy atHarvard University.
GEORGE W. SWENSON, Jr., PhD, is Professor Emeritus ofElectrical Engineering and of Astronomy at the University ofIllinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Table of Contents
Preface to the Second Edition.
Preface to the First Edition.
Introduction and Historical Review.
Introductory Theory of Interferometry and Synthesis Imaging.
Analysis of the Interferometer Response.
Geometric Relationships and Polarimetry.
Antennas and Arrays.
Response of the Receiving System.
Design of the Analog Receiving System.
Digital Signal Processing.
Calibration and Fourier Transformation of Visibility Data.
Deconvolution, Adaptive Calibration, and Applications.
Interferometer Techniques for Astrometry and Geodesy.
Van Cittert-Zernike Theorem, Spatial Coherence, and Scattering.