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UPCOMING SESSION

Johns Hopkins University — January 22-26, 2018


SCHEDULE

The fifth session of the LSSTC DSFP focuses on on image processing. Unless otherwise indicated, lunch and dinner will be up to your discretion. Please enjoy breakfast on your own before arriving at class.

Monday, Jan. 22
· An Introduction to Optical Imaging

    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM — Registration
    9:00 AM - 9:30 AM — Introduction to new instructors;
    9:30 AM - 10:30 AM — Photons ! = Science, and the Challenges of Turning the Former into the Later; A. Miller
    10:30 AM - 11:00 AM — BREAK
    11:00 AM - 12:00 AM — Photons ! = Science II; A. Miller
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM — LUNCH
    1:30 PM - 2:30 PM — Noise in Optical Astronomical Detectors; R. Lupton
    2:30 PM - 4:00 PM — Problem - Detector Noise; R. Lupton
    4:00 PM - 4:30 PM — BREAK
    4:30 PM - 6:00 PM — Image Reduction in Python; E. Tollerud

Tuesday, Jan. 23
· Flux Measurements From Optical Images

    9:00 AM - 10:00 AM — Introduction to Photometry I - Point Sources; D. Fohring
    10:00 AM - 10:30 AM — BREAK
    10:30 AM - 12:00 PM — Problem - Point Sources; D. Fohring
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM — LUNCH
    1:30 PM - 3:30 PM — Introduction to Photometry II - Galaxies; M. Alpaslan
    3:30 PM - 4:00 PM — BREAK
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM — An Introduction to the R Computing Language; M. Alpaslan
    6:00 PM - ??:?? PM — GROUP DINNER

Wednesday, Jan. 24
· Astrometry

    9:00 AM - 10:00 AM — Introduction to Astrometry; D. Fohring
    10:00 AM - 10:30 AM — BREAK
    10:30 AM - 12:00 PM — Problem - Astrometry; D. Fohring
    12:30 PM - ??:?? PM — DAY CONCLUDES EARLY

Thursday, Jan. 25
· Depth, Subtraction, and Follow-up

    9:00 AM - 10:00 AM — Image Stacking and Image Subtraction; G. Narayan
    10:00 AM - 10:30 AM — BREAK
    10:30 AM - 12:00 PM — Problem - image subtraction; G. Narayan
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM — LUNCH
    1:30 PM - 3:30 PM — Spectroscopy (Really Just Photometry in 1D); R. Lupton
    3:30 PM - 4:00 PM — BREAK
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM — Visualizing astronomical images; L. Walkowicz, A. Miller, & J. Peek

Friday, Jan. 26
· Multiwavelength Astronomy & Hack Session

    9:00 AM - 10:00 AM — Merging Observations Across the EM Spectrum; M. Alpalsan
    10:00 AM - 10:30 AM — BREAK
    10:30 AM - 12:00 PM — Multi-wavelength Observations; M. Alpalsan
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM — LUNCH
    1:30 PM - 5:30 PM — Hack Session
    5:30 PM - 6:00 PM — Session 5 wrap up; A. Miller


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