IEE3873 – Laboratorio de Instrumentación Astrónomica


The course presents from the practical point of view the main concepts in optics and detection of light, such as reflection, refraction, diffraction and interference of light. The course is based on activities carried in the Lab by the students and a number of lectures given by the teacher which focus on specific subjects necessary to the execution of the experiments and measurements, among them particular importance is given to the analysis and propagation of experimental errors.