Astronomy 301: WRITING IN ASTRONOMY
Spring 2013
TuTh 1:00-2:15

Professor Todd Tripp

MATERIALS FOR HST PROJECT

Note about using Jenkins (1994) to esimate the molecular hydrogen column density

HST Project: Homework 1

HST Project: Homework 2

HST Project: Homework 3

IDL multiplot routine

Design and science goals of the Space Telescope Imaging Spectrograph

Absorption lines review paper

Atomic data for ultraviolet transitions

Savage & Sembach review paper on interstellar abundance measurements

2009 review paper on the chemical composition of the Sun

Instructions regarding the use of the Asplund et al. solar abundances

LECTURES RELATED TO THE HST PROJECT

Lecture on basic absorption-line considerations (03/28/2013)

Lecture on abundance measurements and testing for unresolved saturation (04/04/2013)

Lecture on how to measure column densities in practice (04/09/2013)

Lecture on abundance measurements PART 2 (04/18/2013)

Lecture on measurement of DUST COMPOSITION (04/25/2013)

LECTURE NOTES (computer slides)