|Stars And Galaxies Lecture Notes|
|AY 620: Extragalactic Astronomy|
William C. Keel, University of Alabama
This material is based on graduate courses at University of Alabama. The notes are very indepth on advanced astronomy topics. Some of these topics include the universe of galaxies, galaxy classification, photometric components, environmental effects on galaxies, Jets, superluminal sources, gamma-ray bursts, and observational cosmology.
Robert W. O'Connell, University of Virginia
Lectures in this course are topic-oriented. These topics are as follows: Lecture 1: Introduction to the Sky & Constellations, Lecture 2: Introduction to Telescopes, Lecture 3: Motions in the Sky & Coordinate Systems, Lecture 4: Solar System Astronomy, Lecture 5: Stellar Astronomy, Lecture 6: Galactic Astronomy, Lecture 7: Modern Observational Astronomy, and Lecture 8: Astronomical Instruments & Sky Surveys.
|Radiative Transfer in Stellar Atmospheres|
Rob Rutten, Institutt for Teoretisk Astrofysikk in Oslo
The main topic treated in this 30-hour course is the classical theory of radiative transfer for explaining stellar spectra.
Lomb Hall, University of Rochester
An introduction to the sizes, masses, distances, ages and speeds commonly encountered in astronomy.
Fiona Vincent, University of St. Andrews
This course addresses how the position of an object in space is defined. The notes detail astronomical coordinate systems, motion of the sun and other members of our solar system, aberation, refraction, and geocentric or diurnal parallaxes.
|Astronomy 162: Stars, Galaxies, and Cosmology|
Various, University of Tennessee
This course is an intro to astronomy and as such is concerned primarily with our Solar System. The lecture notes for this course are very indepth about the planets, astronomical instruments, our galaxy, and stars.
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