Advisor-Seminar Astrophysik, TUM, WS 2005/06

Astrophysics and Astronomical Measurements: Exploiting Observations

R. Diehl, J. Greiner, G. Hasinger, W. Hillebrandt, H.-Th. Janka, E. Müller

MPI für Astrophysik und MPI für Extraterrestrische Physik

Ort: MPE Seminarraum 1.1.18b; Zeit: Freitag, 9:30 - 11:00 Uhr
Date Title of talk Speaker Advisor
October 21 Introduction: Overview, and Talk Assignments R.Diehl --
October 28 Theory of Information Gain from Measurements R.Fischer --
November 4 Concepts and Characteristics of an Astronomical Telescope Heidemann G.Hasinger
November 11 Concepts and Characteristics of High-Energy Astronomical Experiments Q.Meindl G.Kanbach
November 18 Imaging in High Energy Astronomy G.Schächner A.Strong
November 25 Interpretation of X-ray Spectra from hot Plasma H.Böhringer --
December 2 Testing Hypotheses and Fitting Models - Bayesian Inference Mayer G.Boese
December 9 Diffuse Emission versus Superimposed Sources: Inner Galaxy, Background Radiation M.Lang A.Strong
December 16 Extracting Large-Scale Structure from Galaxy Counting D.M.Straub P.Schücker
January 13 Gamma-Ray Bursts: Time Profiles, Isotropy, Spectral Characteristics M.Fürmetz J.Greiner
January 20 Multi-Instrument Data Analysis C.Clemens A.Strong
January 27 Time Variability Studies: Pulsars M.Mühlegger W.Becker
February 3 Exploiting Astronomical Catalogues and Mission Archives J.Brunschweiger W.Voges

ADSEM web address: wwwmpa.mpa-garching.mpg.de/lectures/ADSEM/ADSEM_WS05.html