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Laura Watkins

  • Postdoc
  • Max Planck Institute for Astronomy
  • 0ReadersNumber of instances of Laura's publications in Mendeley libraries. Updated daily.
  • 4PublicationsNumber of items in Laura's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

MW and M31 massestidal streamsMilky stellar halo substructuredSph formation and tidal disruptiondSph mass profilesLocal Group

About

I've just started a postdoc at the MPIA. When I'm not being an astronomer, I'm usually dancing.

Followers (2)

  • Tiancheng Sun

    Tiancheng Sun

  • Richard Shaw

    Richard ShawCanadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics

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  • Richard Shaw

    Richard ShawCanadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics

Publications (4)

  • BIG FISH, LITTLE FISH: TWO NEW ULTRA-FAINT SATELLITES OF THE MILKY WAY

    • Belokurov V
    • Walker M
    • Evans N
    • et al.
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  • The Masses of the Milky Way and Andromeda galaxies

    • Watkins L
    • Evans N
    • An J
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  • Substructure revealed by RR Lyraes in SDSS Stripe 82

    • Watkins L
    • Evans N
    • Belokurov V
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  • Light and motion in SDSS Stripe 82: the catalogues

    • Bramich D
    • Vidrih S
    • Wyrzykowski L
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Professional experience

Postdoc

Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie

October 2010 - Present

PhD student

Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge

October 2006 - September 2010(4 years)

Education history

MA MSci

Gonville and Caius College, University of Cambridge

October 2002 - June 2006(4 years)