SEPnet Astro Grad School Resource webpages

New student? Here is a collection of advice documents donated from SEPnet Astro members which will ease the process of acclimitisation for new postgraduate students across the region (and further afield). From learning UNIX to the final viva, assuming you get that far......

An important focus of SEPnet-Astro is Radio Astronomy. "Introduction to Radio Astronomy" is an Oxford University contribution to the SEPnet Gradschool. The website below contains presentations and other useful material. Next year's workshop will be similar to the one given this year and is described here

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topic title   location   note   link
How to ... make a literature review Kent word doc link
How to ... do research Sussex ppt available
How to ... begin in astro research QMUL lecture notes available
How to ... write proposals Kent lecture notes available
How to ... write a thesis in Latex Sussex Latex template available
How to ... prepare for a viva Southampton lectures available
What to ... expect from good examiners Southampton link to pdf available
A guide to ... UNIX Southampton web tutorials available
A complete guide to ... astro computing Sussex full collection available
Useful ... computer techniques Southampton lecture notes available
Useful ... external links Portsmouth collection available
Exhaustive list of ... astro links QMUL collection available

If you have any comments regarding SEPnet Astro, please contact Prof. Michael Smith at Kent who is the present Chair of the SEPnet Astro Management Committee.

Or contact the Kent astrophysics group webmaster.