A Practical Guide to Lightcurve Photometry and Analysis

by Brian D. Warner
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Publisher: Springer International Publishing

Series: The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series

Publication Date: August 06, 2016

ISBN: 9783319327501

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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Tools for amateur astronomers who wish to go beyond CCD imaging and step into ‘serious’ science. The text offers techniques for gathering, analyzing, and publishing data, and describes joint projects in which amateurs and students can take part. Readers learn to recognize and avoid common errors in gathering photometry data, with detailed examples for analysis. Includes reviews of available software, with screen shots and useful tips.