Hercules A

Hercules A
Radio-Optical View of the Galaxy Hercules A - Many thanks to: NASA, ESA, S. Baum and C. O'Dea (RIT), R. Perley and W. Cotton (NRAO/AUI/NSF), and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

Monday, May 2, 2016

Introductory Radio Astronomy References 150613

"Essential Radio Astronomy" by Condon and Ransom (United States National Radio Astronomy Observatory), available as chapters in html format (with adjustable font sizes):
http://www.cv.nrao.edu/course/astr534/ERA.shtml
or downloadable pdfs:
http://www.cv.nrao.edu/course/astr534/PDFnew.shtml

Burke and Graham-Smith, "An Introduction to Radio Astronomy" third edition 2014:
http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/astronomy/astrophysics/introduction-radio-astronomy-3rd-edition

Gary "Introduction to Radio Astronomy"
https://web.njit.edu/~gary/728/Lecture1.html

Wikipedia articles - can be downloaded in pdf format for offline study:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radio_astronomy Radio Astronomy
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Astronomical_radio_source Radio Sources
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sun Sun
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_cycle Solar Cycle
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_flare Solar Flares

"The Solar Cycle" by David Hathaway 2015, 81 pages
http://arxiv.org/pdf/1502.07020v1

Solar Cycle 24
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_cycle_24

Driel-Gesztelyi and Green 2015 "Evolution of Active Regions" 98 pages, 11 MB:
http://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.1007%2Flrsp-2015-1.pdf

"Predicting Major Solar Eruptions" by Susanna Kohler
http://aasnova.org/2016/05/06/predicting-major-solar-eruptions/

Magnetic field reconnections on the Sun
http://aasnova.org/2016/05/18/reconnection-on-the-sun/


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jupiter Jupiter
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magnetosphere_of_Jupiter Jupiter Magnetosphere
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juno_%28spacecraft%29 Juno Mission to Jupiter

Normalized radio emission of Solar System planets
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/2a/Radio_emissions_of_Solar_System_planets.png

http://herrero-radio-astronomy.blogspot.com/2016/04/normalized-radio-emission-of-solar.html

Jupiter magnetic field
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:Search?search=jupiter+magnetic+field

Io
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Io_%28moon%29

The solar and planetary radio astronomy literature is vast, many papers are published every year, you may search for them at:
http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abstract_service.html