Astronomy 130L: Astronomy II Lab

Section 4, Spring 2014

 

Lab Day:  Thursday

Location: Rita Liddy Hollings Science Center, room 125

Time: 7:00-10:00PM (section 4)

 

 

Lab Instructor: Dr. George Chartas

Office: 129 RHSC

Office hours: TR 10:00am-11:15 am

Phone: (843) 953-3609

Email: chartasg@cofc.edu

 

Schedule

DATE

LAB ACTIVITY

NOTES

16 Jan

Ch. 1 Blackbody and Emission Spectra

 

23 Jan

Ch. 2 Reflection, Refraction and Telescopes

 

30 Jan

Ch. 3 Magnitudes and Brightness

 

6 Feb

Ch. 4 Eclipsing and Spectroscopic Binaries

 

 13 Feb

Ch. 5 Spectral Classification

 

20 Feb

Ch. 6 The H-R Diagram

 

27 Feb

Ch. 7  Variable Stars

 

6 Mar

SPRING BREAK!

 

13 Mar

Ch. 8 Messier Object Observing

 

20 Mar

Ch. 9  Bright and Dark Clouds of the Milky Way

 

27 Mar

Ch. 10 The Crab Nebula

 

3 Apr

Ch. 11 SgrA*

 

10 Apr

Ch 12. Galaxy Classification and Evolution

 

17 Apr

Ch. 13 HubbleŐs Law

 

24 Apr

Reading Day