Time Series Analysis in Astronomy (PAP312: 5pts)

Timetable in autumn 2023

Main idea of the course

The period analysis method Discrete Chi-square Method (DCM) was formulated in

Print this Paper I. You will need it during lectures. Download these four files of Paper I
to the same directory in your computer. In this course, we apply DCM to simulated data. DCM is also compared to other time series analysis methods, like the Discrete Fourier Transform (DFT).

Lecture notes

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The exercises of this course are constantly updated below.

Model programs and data files

Here are the links to the following model programs and data files