For a more extensive overview of astronomical polarimetry, see the book by Tinbergen () and the review by Keller (). Polarization formalisms. Astronomical use of polarimetry, and the necessary techniques, are discussed at some length in Tinbergen, The short paper below, though aimed at a. Astronomical polarimetry / Jaap Tinbergen. Author. Tinbergen, Jaap. Published. New York, N.Y.: Cambridge University Press, Content Types. text.
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Although this polarized radiation is usually only a small fraction of the total radiation, it often carries a wealth of information on the physical state and geometry of the emitting object and intervening material.
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Comments and reviews What are comments? Starting from poolarimetry principles and a simple physical picture of polarized radiation, the reader is introduced to all the key topics, including Stokes parameters, applications of polarimetry in astronomy, polarization algebra, polarization errors and calibration methods, and a selection of instruments from radio to X-ray. Selected pages Title Page. Polarization in astronomy 4. These online bookshops told us they have this item: Cambridge University Press, University of Sydney Library.
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