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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 (290)

Publications (5)

  • 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
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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
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  • IDENTIFYING CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE STELLAR HALO FROM ACCRETED, KICKED-OUT, AND IN SITU POPULATIONS

    • Sheffield A
    • Majewski S
    • Johnston K
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  • The SPLASH Survey: Photometric Properties of Sixteen Andromeda dSphs

    • Beaton R
    • Majewski S
    • Patterson R
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  • The SPLASH Survey: Surface Brightness Profile and Metallicity Gradient of Andromeda's Stellar Halo

    • Gilbert K
    • Beaton R
    • Bullock J
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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

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)