The AstroLab is an advanced laboratory project option in which you will undertake projects in observational astronomy mainly using the telescopes on the roof of the Rochester Building. Observations should be obtained on at least seven evenings during the term, with a typical observing session lasting two hours.
A variety of observational astronomy projects are offered which focus on the dynamical nature of the universe. The objectives of the AstroLab are:
Projects are updated regularly, however some previous AstroLab topics have included:
For more information on AstroLab, visit this page. Current students can find more information on Learn Ultra.