Going further - support material

This pedagogical material has been presented at the teacher training session organised in Cyprus in December 2011. It will give a deeper understanding of the physics underlying the pedagogical activities developped on the use of the EU-HOUMW SRT network.

Introduction to radio-astronomy

  Screen Shot 2012-12-11 at 20.12.00  This introduction to radio-astronomy (ppt, pdf) has been presented by Peter Kalberla (Argelander-Institut für Astronomie Bonn), an international expert of radio-astronomy, to the Cyprus teachers during the training session organised in Cyprus in December 2011.  
 

How to search for spiral arms?

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This material (ppt, pdf) has been presented by Peter Kalberla to the Cyprus teachers during the training session organised in Cyprus in December 2011. It explains the main principle of the derivation of the position of the spiral arms of the Milky Way. This activity can be performed in a simplified way in the EU-HOUMW Web interface.   

 

The atomic gas of the Milky Way

 

 Screen Shot 2012-12-11 at 21.03.36  This material (ppt, pdf) has been presented by Peter Kalberlz to the Cyprus teachers during the training session organised in Cyprus in December 2011. It is intended to explain the main principle of the derivation of the position of the spiral arms of the Milky Way. This activity can be performed in a simplified way in the EU-HOUMW Web interface.