William Paterson University
Jason Kendall is adjunct instructor of Astronomy at William Paterson University.
Jason is teaching one section of General Astronomy in the Fall of 2019:
Online Introductory Astronomy ClassCRN: 44146, PHYS 1700-81, Online lectures and laboratory activities.
Module 4: Measuring the StarsVideos: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10
Supplement the videos with readings from "OpenStax Astronomy"
Astronomy Lesson 04_02: Parallax and Proper Motion
The stars move in many ways. They are not fixed in the sky, but changes slowly over the centuries.
- Proper Motion
- Radial Velocity
- Space Velocity
- Barnard's Star
- The Hyades
- Dark Matter from Galaxy Rotation Curves
- Jack Schmidling's view of Barnard's Star
- Radar Mapping of Venus