Tools of Radio Astronomy

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ISBN: 978-3-540-85121-9 (Print) 978-3-540-85122-6 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XV

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    Pages 1-18

    Radio Astronomical Fundamentals

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    Pages 19-37

    Electromagnetic Wave Propagation Fundamentals

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    Pages 39-54

    Wave Polarization

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    Pages 55-78

    Signal Processing and Receivers: Theory

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    Pages 79-119

    Practical Receiver Systems

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    Pages 121-143

    Fundamentals of Antenna Theory

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    Pages 145-171

    Practical Aspects of Filled Aperture Antennas

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    Pages 173-200

    Single Dish Observational Methods

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    Pages 201-237

    Interferometers and Aperture Synthesis

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    Pages 239-276

    Emission Mechanisms of Continuous Radiation

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    Pages 277-317

    Some Examples of Thermal and Nonthermal Radio Sources

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    Pages 319-328

    Spectral Line Fundamentals

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    Pages 329-358

    Line Radiation of Neutral Hydrogen

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    Pages 359-386

    Recombination Lines

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    Pages 387-417

    Overview of Molecular Basics

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    Pages 419-462

    Molecules in Interstellar Space

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 463-517