School 2006

Aperture Synthesis at mm Wavelengths

Introduction to mm astronomy (M.Guelin) (ppt file)
mm antennas and their calibration (P. Hily-Blant) (pdf file)
Interferometry and aperture synthesis (J. Pety) (pdf file)
The mm-wave interferometer (R. Lucas) (pdf file)
The atmosphere at mm wavelengths (J.-M. Winters) (ppt file)

Data Calibration

The Plateau de Bure interferometer (R. Neri)  
Atmospheric phase correction (A.Karastergiou) (ppt file)
Data calibration principles (R. Lucas) (pdf file)
PdBI data calibration in practice (F. Gueth) (pdf file)

Imaging & Data Analysis

Standard imaging & deconvolution (J. Pety) (pdf file)
Data analysis in the UV plane (A.Castro-Carrizo) (pdf file)
Large-scale mapping (F. Gueth) (pdf file)
Sensitivity and noise (S.Guilloteau) (pdf file)

Science with the Plateau de Bure Interferometer

Presentation of selected recent PdBI projects (V.Piétu, A.Castro-Carrizo)
Using the Plateau de Bure interferometer (R. Neri) (ppt file)


The ALMA project (R.Laing) (ppt file)
The ALMA Regional Center (P.Andreani) (pdf file)
The ARC node at IRAM (F.Gueth) (ppt file)