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Sarah Pearson
Hubble Postdoctoral Fellow
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CCPP Advisor:David Hogg
Galactic dynamics, stellar streams in the Milky Way and beyond, interacting dwarf galaxies, numerical simulations
Selected Publications:

Pearson et al. 2017, "Gaps and length asymmetry in the stellar stream Palomar 5 as effects of Galactic bar rotation", Nature Astronomy, V. 1, p. 633

Pearson et al. 2019, "Detecting Thin Stellar Streams in External Galaxies: Resolved Stars & Integrated Light", the Astrophysical Journal, 883, 87

Pearson et al. 2015, "Tidal Stream Morphology as an Indicator of Dark Matter Halo Geometry: The Case of Palomar 5", the Astrophysical Journal, 799, 1, 28