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Gillian Wilson

Gillian Wilson


Department of Physics & Astronomony
Pierce 2112A
(951) 827-6274

Research Areas

  • Galaxy Clusters and Mapping Dark Matter, Observational Cosmology, Dark Matter and Dark Energy, 1 < z < 2 Clusters of Galaxies, Galaxy Evolution, Structure Formation, Extremely Red Objects, Weak Gravitational Lensing, Spitzer Space Telescope Infrared Studies


Ph.D. 1996, University of Durham, UK


Personal Home Page


  1. "AEGIS: A Panchromatic study of IRAC-Selected Extremely Red Objects with Confirmed Spectroscopic Redshifts", Wilson, G et al., 2007, Ap.J., 660, L59.
  2. "Clusters of Galaxies at 1 < z < 2", Wilson, G. and SpARCS Collaboration, 2006, Spitzer Space Telescope: Infrared Diagnostics of Galaxy Evolution (astro-ph/0604289).
  3. Extremely Red Objects in the Lockman Hole", Wilson, G. et al., 2004, Ap.J.S., 154, 147.
    "Galaxy Clustering Evolution in the UH8K Weak Lensing Fields," Wilson, G., 2003, Ap.J., 585, 191.
  4. "Rest-Frame Ultraviolet Luminosity Density Evolution since z=1.5", Wilson, G., Cowie, L. L, Barger, A. J., & Burke, D. J., 2002, A. J., 124, 1258.
    "Galaxy Halo Masses from Galaxy-Galaxy Lensing", Wilson, G., Kaiser N., Luppino G. & Cowie L. L., 2001, Ap.J., 555, 572.
  5. "Mass and Light in the Universe", Wilson, G., Kaiser N. & Luppino G., 2001, Ap.J., 556, 601.

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