Lecture series on "Techniques of Radio Astronomy and GMRT"
Here we are presenting the documents/presentations (pdf's/ppt's) for the lecture series which was conducted in GMRT in February - May 2016, on topic "Techniques of Radio Astronomy and GMRT", organised by Dr Shubhendu Joardar and Kaushal Buch.
The lecture series has theory lectures, talks on various GMRT sub-systems. It was also aimed to provide the theoretical concepts of techniques of radio astronomy and practical aspects and working of GMRT.
|Sr. No.||Lecture Topic||Speaker|
|1.||Orientation and Introduction to GMRT||Kaushal Buch|
|2.||Introduction to Radio Astronomy||Shubhendu Joardar|
|3.||Basics of Antennas||Shubhendu Joardar|
|4.||Basics of Radio Telescopes||Shubhendu Joardar|
|6.||Design concepts of Single Dish Radio Telescopes||Shubhendu Joardar|
|7.||Design concepts of Radio Interferometers using Arrays||Shubhendu Joardar|
|8.||Array Mode of Radio Telescope||Kaushal Buch|
|9.||Receiving systems for Radio Telescope||Shubhendu Joardar|
|10.||GMRT Frontend system (Presentation is not available)||Suresh Kumar - GC (frontend)|
|11.||Interferometer, Aperture Synthesis and Radio mapping||Divya Oberoi|
|12.||Interferometer, data calibration and imaging techniques||Dharam Vir Lal|
|13.||GMRT Backend system||Ajith Kumar - GC (Backend)|
|14.||Propagation effects in GMRT||Shubhendu Joardar|
|15.||GMRT Servo system||Suresh Sabhapathy - GC (servo)|
|16.||GMRT Telemetry system and Operations||S Nayak - GC (telemetry), Ishwar Chandra C H|
|17.||Control Room Activities||Jayprakash Kamble|