Using Smartphone Camera Technology to Explore Stellar Parallax: Method, Results, and Reactions

Fitzgerald, Michael T. and McKinnon, David H. and Danaia, Lena J. and Woodward, Sandra (2011) Using Smartphone Camera Technology to Explore Stellar Parallax: Method, Results, and Reactions. Astronomy Education Review, 10 (1). 010108.

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Abstract

The use of a smartphone, with both still and video capabilities, to develop the concepts surrounding stellar parallax is described. The hands-on activities generate useful discussion amongst high school students. Reactions of both students and teachers are presented.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Astronomy Education Research
Depositing User: Dr Michael Fitzgerald
Date Deposited: 26 Mar 2017 07:07
Last Modified: 19 Aug 2018 09:25
URI: http://istardb.org/id/eprint/107

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