_______________ RIT Observatory Data Pipeline & Automation Project: Summer Research ______________________

CIS South Pole Involvement

Motivations for RIT Observatory Project

How it relates to Imaging Science...

RIT Observatory Facility

RIT Observatory Facility

Automation Project (Ideal)

Dome Automation

TASS Mark IV Data Pipeline

PPT Slide

Astronomical Image Acquisition

Motives for Researching Selected Objects

ST Virgo

ST Virgo Data

ST Virgo Data

Berkeley 87

WZ Sagittae (sah-JIT-ee)

WZ Sge Light Curve from 2001 Super-Outbursts (from )

WZ Sge Data: Magnitude Vs. Julian Date

Unknown Eclipsing Binary Star System

Unknown Systemís Light Curve

Challenges

Conclusion