ASTRONOMY 292 - Stellar, Galactic and Extragalactic Astronomy

12:30 p.m., 1008 McPherson Lab

Professor Krzysztof Stanek

Winter Quarter 2012

Welcome to the Astronomy 292 Home Page

Astronomy 292 is the second of a two-quarter sequence in introductory astronomy and astrophysics that is intended for sophomore-level astronomy majors and other scientifically oriented students who desire a comprehensive calculus-based sequence in astronomy. The instructor for this course is Professor Krzysztof Stanek.

Office hours:

Prof. Stanek: Thursday 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m, or by appointment (McPherson 4003)
TA Dale Mudd: Tuesday, Thursday 2:00-3:00 p.m. (McPherson 4031)

Menu of resources available on this page:


Examination information

Roof night schedule

Some useful links:

Astronomy Picture of the Day

OSU Astronomy YouTube Channel

astro-ph: astrophysics preprint archive

ADS: The SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System

Astronomy Tools

Astro-Physical Calculator

SIMBAD astronomical database

NED: NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database

NED Coordinate Transformation

The STScI DSS (Digitized Sky Survey) Images

Got a question? Send an e-mail to Professor Stanek by clicking here.

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Updated Wed Jan 11 10:51:22 EST 2012