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    • The Milky Way in SDSS and in N-body Models 

      Loebman, Sarah Rose (2013-11-14)
      In this thesis, I present a comparison between recent Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) Galactic studies and N-body simulations to aid in the interpretation of observed structural features. I investigate the origin of the ...
    • The Optical Variability of Quasars as Seen by SDSS 

      MacLeod, Chelsea Louise (2012-09-13)
      I provide a quantitative analysis of the database of 3.5 million photometric measurements for 80,000 spectroscopically confirmed quasars recently assembled by the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS). This database is an excellent ...