
Text for the course (do not purchasewe have copies available)Synthesis Imaging in Radio Astronomy II Edited by G. B. Taylor, C. L. Carilli, and R. A. Perley 
Room: Tiernan 101 Prof. Dale E. Gary Office: Tiernan 101 Office Hours: TF 11 am, 3 pm Phone: (973) 6427878 email: dgary@njit.edu Course Web Page: http://web.njit.edu/~dgary/728 



Lecture 1 ( TF 09/0205). Introduction to Radio Astronomy  Lecture Notes  Problem Set #1 (due 16 Sep) 
Lecture 2 (TF 09/0912). Radio Emission Mechanisms  Lecture Notes  Problem Set #2 (due 23 Sep) 
Lecture 3 (TF 09/1619). Radiative Transfer  Lecture Notes  Problem Set #3 (due 30 Sep) 
Lecture 4 (TF 09/2326). Primary Antenna Elements Get: (pyidl)  Synthesis Imaging: Chapter 3  Problem Set #4 (due 07 Oct) 
Lecture 5 (TF 09/3010/03). Front End Receiving Systems  Lecture Notes  Problem Set #5 (due 14 Oct) 
Lecture 6 (TF 10/0710). Fourier Synthesis Imaging  Synthesis Imaging: Chapters 2 and 7  Problem Set #6 (due 21 Oct) 
Lecture 7 (TF 10/1417). The Receiving System for Interferometry  Synthesis Imaging: Chapter 8  
Lecture 8 (TF 10/2124). More On Correlation  Synthesis Imaging: Chapter 4  
Lecture 9 (TF 10/2831). Calibration  Synthesis Imaging: Chapters 5 & 10  Problem Set #7 (due 14 Nov) uvpts Choice of Presentation Topic Due 
Lecture 10 (TF 11/0407). Solar Radio Emission  Solar & Space Weather: Chapters 4, 6 & 14  
Lecture 11 (TF 11/1114). Solar Radio Emission (cont'd)  Solar & Space Weather: Chapters 8, 9 & 10  Problem Set #10 (due 26 Nov) 
Lecture 12 (TF 11/1821). Astronomical Radio Emission  Lecture Notes  Problem Set #11 (due 05 Dec) 
Lecture 13 (T 11/26). Project Presentations  2 presentations (30 min each)  
Lecture 14 (TF 12/0205). Project Presentations (cont'd)  45 presentations (30 min each)  
Lecture 15 (T 12/09). Project Presentations (cont'd)  2 presentations (30 min each) 