Positional Astronomy and Coordinate Systems

Table of Contents

Lesson Content

  • Approximately 45-minute lecture detailing various astronomy coordinate systems
  • Approximately 15-minute tutorial introducing the interactive Fundamentals of Radio Interferometry book available on GitHub
  • Presentation Slides associated with this video (under the Materials tab)

Click on the Materials tab to access all additional resources


Positional Astronomy
(from the Course Introduction and Positional Astronomy video)

Interactive Book on the Fundamentals of Radio Interferometry
(from the Course Introduction and Positional Astronomy video)

  1. Positional Astronomy (click to view presentation)
  2. Hands-on IPython Notebook (click to view notebook)