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Precision photometry

astrophysics of the galaxy : October 3-5, 1990, meeting held in Schenectady, New York at Union College

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Published by L. Davis Press in Schenectady, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Milky Way
    • Subjects:
    • Astronomical photometry -- Congresses.,
    • Astrophysics -- Congresses.,
    • Milky Way -- Measurement -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      Statementsponsored by Union College [and] Van Vleck Observatory ; edited by A.G. Davis Philip, Arthur R. Upgren, Kenneth A. Janes.
      SeriesVan Vleck Observatory contribution ;, no. 11
      ContributionsPhilip, A. G. Davis., Upgren, Arthur R., Janes, Kenneth., Union College (Schenectady, N.Y.), Van Vleck Observatory.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQB857.7 .P74 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 386 p. :
      Number of Pages386
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1636197M
      ISBN 100933485131
      LC Control Number91187620

      Image of M51 by Adam Drake, Victor Gehman, Seth Hornstein, and Chad King (using the m telescope, PHYS , Spring semester ). Image of students Mark Blackmon, (Professor John Simonetti), Richard Fortgang, Katleen Hale, and Natalie Smith (some of the "pioneers" of this course from ) by Tatsu Takeuchi. The first observation shows a flux decrement of +%, and the second of +%. A detailed description of the observing strategy, data reduction and analysis is given, and a discussion on how the precision in ground-based K-band photometry could be further improved.

      Precision photometry. Observatory, Cape Town: South African Astronomical Observatory, (OCoLC) Named Person: A W J Cousins; A W J Cousins: Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: D Kilkenny; Ethleen Lastovica; J W Menzies; South African Astronomical Observatory. I would reduce the gain (increase the e/ADU) only for bright stars, where even with defocussing and short exposures, the exposures are (in practice) too short to give precision photometry. Re-setting the gain and thus being able to lengthen the exposures will under these particular circumstances increase the precision.

      Photometry versus Radiometry 34 Quantities and Units in Photometry and Radiometry 36 Radiometry and Photometry of Extended Sources 47 Typical Figures and Values 49 Appendix Radiometric and Photometric Quantities 50 Appendix List of . Taking the determination of manganese in iron and steel as an example, it is proved that following the "precision rule", that is, “to maintain infection consistency of each factor for the each sample in the same measurement series”, the "content determination series" of photometry will present its "content absorption law": In the absorbance domain,the coordinate points of all content and Author: Yuan Bingjian, Ren Ping.


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