OFFICE HOURS, SCHEDULES, ETC

Astronomy 1101/1103 __________________________________ Yervant Terzian/Terry Herter

Office hours, locations, and phone numbers for the TAs and the instructor (Terzian) are given in the table below. To send an email to someone, click on his or her name. You will also find the section and lab schedules listed here as well. TAs will nominally hold office hours in 111 Space Science Building.

CONTACT INFORMATION

 PERSON

ROOM

PHONE

Nicole Bardabelias
SSB 425
???
Jason Hofgartner
SSB 108
5-8925
Michael Jones
SSB 109
5-1823
Michael Lam
SSB 109
5-1823
Sean Marshall
SSB 108
5-8925
Ryan Miranda
SSB 617
5-6456
Tyler Pauly (Head TA)
SSB 109
5-1823
Zhimeng Zhang [ZZ]
SSB 109
5-1823

Terry Herter (Lecturer)

SSB 202

 

OFFICE HOUR COVERAGE (111 Space Sciences Building)

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

9:00

Tyler P.
ZZ
Ryan M.
Jason H.

9:30

Tyler P.
ZZ
Ryan M.
Jason H.

10:00

Ryan M.

10:30

Ryan M.

11:00

Class

Class

Class

11:30

Class

Class

Sean M.

Class

12:00

Michael L.
Sean M.

12:30

Mike J.
Michael L.
Jason H.

1:00

Prof. Herter*
Mike J.
Michael L.
Nicole B.
Jason H.

1:30

Prof. Herter*
Mike J.
Michael L.
Nicole B.

2:00

Mike J.

2:30

Prof. Herter*
ZZ

3:00

Prof. Herter*
ZZ

3:30

Tyler P.
Sean M.

4:00

Sean M.

4:30

Space Sciences Building closed
5:00
*Professor Herter's office hours will be held in his office, SSB 202.

Note that the time indicates the start of the time block, e.g. if a person is in the 2:00 row, they have hours from 2:00 - 2:30.

Office hours start the week of sections.

SECTION SCHEDULE

NOTE: Students enrolled in Astronomy 1101/1103 attended discussion sections every week. Sections begin on MONDAY, August 27.

 SECTION

DAY

TIME (P.M.)

TA

ROOM

201

Monday

1:25

Michael L.

SSB 105

202

"

2:30

Jason H.

RCK 110

203

"

3:35

Jason H.

RCK 110

204

"

7:30

Mike J.

RCK 128

205

Tuesday

2:30

Nicole B.

SSB 105

206

"

3:35

Ryan M.

SSB 105

207

Wednesday

1:25

Tyler P.

SSB 105

208

"

2:30

Michael L.

RCK 110

210

"

7:30

ZZ

RCK 128

211

Thursday

1:25

Mike J.

SSB 105

SSB: Space Sciences Building; RCK: Rockefeller Hall

 

A1103 LABORATORY SCHEDULE

NOTE: Students in Astronomy 1101 DO NOT attend laboratory exercises. Labs begin on Monday, August 27.

LABORATORY EXERCISES

I.

Color and Spectra of the Stars

IV.

Star Clusters and Galactic Nebulae

II.

Binary Stars

V.

Galaxy Morphology and Hubble's Law

III.

Introduction to the Fall Sky

 

You must complete all FIVE laboratory exercises I to V. Lab III will be done at the Fuertes Observatory on the first clear evening of a day when your lab is scheduled to meet (no afternoon meeting). There will two tries to get this lab in. If the second try is cloudy, you will do the Celetial Sphere lab. If you are scheduled for an evening lab and your lab has not already completed III, check with the arrangements your TA has made (email and/or web notification). Labs I, II, IV, V meet in Clark 132.

LAB SCHEDULE

Lab

TIME (P.M.)

TA

DATES

 

I
II
III
III*
III*
IV
V

401

Mon.

7:30 - 10:00

Sean M.

Sep. 10

Sep. 17

Sep. 24

Oct. 1

Oct. 15

Oct. 29

Nov. 5

402

Tues.

7:30 - 10:00

Sean M.

Sep. 4

Sep. 18

Sep. 25

Oct. 2

Oct. 16

Oct. 30

Nov. 6

404

Wed.

2:00 - 04:30

Ryan M.

Sep. 5

Sep. 19

Sep. 26**

Oct. 3**

Oct. 17**

Oct. 31

Nov. 7

*Back-up date for Observing - check with TA
**Meet at Fuertes in the evening to do the Observing Lab (no afternoon meeting)
NO LABS will meet the week of October 8 (Fall Break) or November 19 (Thanksgiving).

MAKEUP POLICY: Labs are offered 3 times each semester; students should be able to complete all five exercises during the regular 10-week lab period. If you anticipate being unable to attend your regular lab session, you may do the lab in another section, with permission of the TA. If you miss a lab, you must report the reason for your absence to your lab TA within one week of missing the lab. At the end of the semester, students with an excused absence may make up one lab.