This course provides an overview of the techniques behind radio astronomy, the
scientific results to date; and the expected science with future telescopes.
Lecture topics include:
- basic antenna theory
- single dish vs. interferometers
- radiative processes in radio astronomy
- Galactic emission
- the interstellar medium
- The Milky Way
- Active Galactic Nuclei
- The future of radio astronomy
Burke & Graham-Smith: "An introduction to radio astronomy"
Rohlfs & Wilson: "Tools of Radio Astronomy"