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280496 VU PM-Nawi Introduction to IRAF - Image Reduction and Analysis Facility (PI) (2017W)

Continuous assessment of course work

Computerlabor Univ. Sternwarte
Fr 11:30-14:45


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 15 participants
Language: German



The lecture will take place on Fridays 11.30am - 2.45pm at the Computerlabor in the observatory.
Start: 6.10. 11:30


Aims, contents and method of the course

IRAF is the Image Reduction and Analysis Facility, a general purpose software system for the reduction and analysis of astronomical data. The VU handles the most common tools of IRAF, from installation to its use at the Hubble Space Telescope.

Assessment and permitted materials

The grade is made up of:
- Presentations of IRAF-packages (40%)
- Written script of the presented IRAF commands (30%)
- Attendance (30%)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Grundkenntnisse im Arbeiten mit Konsolen sollten bestehen.

Examination topics

Reading list

IRAF Homepage: http://iraf.noao.edu

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Mo 07.09.2020 15:42