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Ricky Patterson

  • PhD
  • Research Librarian in Science and Engineering
  • University of Virginia
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Research interests

Astrometry Galactic Structure Galaxy Formation Scientific Outreach History of Astronomy

Co-authors (292)

Publications

A 2MASS ALL-SKY VIEW OF THE SAGITTARIUS DWARF GALAXY. VII. KINEMATICS OF THE MAIN BODY OF THE SAGITTARIUS dSph

  • Frinchaboy P
  • Majewski S
  • Muñoz R
The Astrophysical Journal (2012)
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GLOBAL PROPERTIES OF M31'S STELLAR HALO FROM THE SPLASH SURVEY. I. SURFACE BRIGHTNESS PROFILE

  • Gilbert K
  • Guhathakurta P
  • Beaton R
The Astrophysical Journal (2012)
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IDENTIFYING CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE STELLAR HALO FROM ACCRETED, KICKED-OUT, AND IN SITU POPULATIONS

  • Sheffield A
  • Majewski S
  • Johnston K
The Astrophysical Journal (2012)
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The SPLASH Survey: Photometric Properties of Sixteen Andromeda dSphs

  • Beaton R
  • Majewski S
  • Patterson R
American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #221, #122.04 (2012)
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The SPLASH Survey: Surface Brightness Profile and Metallicity Gradient of Andromeda's Stellar Halo

  • Gilbert K
  • Beaton R
  • Bullock J
American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #221, #146.16 (2012)
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Professional experience

Research Librarian in Science and Engineering

University of Virginia

November 2015 - Present

Data Consultant, Data Management Consulting Group

University of Virginia

April 2013 - November 2015(3 years)

Senior Scientist

University of Virginia

December 2000 - November 2015(15 years)

Education history

Ph.D.

University of Virginia

June 2017

M.A. in Astronomy

University of Virginia

January 1986 - May 1989(3 years)

B.A. Astronomy-Physics

University of Virginia

August 1980 - May 1984(4 years)