William C. Saslaw

Affiliations: 
Astronomy University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, United Kingdom 
 Astronomy University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 
Area:
Cosmology, radio galaxies, stellar dynamics
Website:
http://www.astro.virginia.edu/people/wcs
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http://www.genealogy.math.ndsu.nodak.edu/id.php?id=119961

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Parents

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Dennis W. Sciama grad student 1971 Cambridge
 (Statistical thermodynamics of gravitating systems)

Children

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Mauri Valtonen grad student 1971-1974 Cambridge
Harry J. Lehto grad student 1983-1989 UVA (Astronomy Tree)
Ravi Sheth grad student 1990-1994 Cambridge
Shirin Haque grad student 1998 University of the West Indies, Trinidad
Abel J. Yang grad student 2012 UVA
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Yang A, Saslaw WC. (2012) Shapes and probabilities of galaxy clusters. II. Comparisons with observations Astrophysical Journal. 753
Yang A, Saslaw WC. (2011) The galaxy counts-in-cells distribution from the sloan DIGITAL SKY SURVEY Astrophysical Journal. 729
Yang A, Saslaw WC, Hui Chan AIK, et al. (2011) The robustness of the galaxy distribution function to effects of merging and evolution Proceedings of the Conference in Honour of Murray Gell-Mann's 80th Birthday: Quantum Mechanics, Elementary Particles, Quantum Cosmology and Complexity. 597-604
Saslaw WC, Ahmad F. (2010) Gravitational phase transitions in the cosmological many-body system Astrophysical Journal. 720: 1246-1253
Saslaw WC. (2008) Statistical mechanics of infinite gravitating systems Aip Conference Proceedings. 970: 222-236
Ahmad F, Saslaw WC, Malik MA. (2006) Statistical mechanics of the cosmological many-body problem. II. Results of higher order contributions Astrophysical Journal. 645: 940-949
Aidt TS, Leong B, Saslaw WC, et al. (2006) A power-law distribution for tenure lengths of sports managers Physica a: Statistical Mechanics and Its Applications. 370: 697-703
Sivakoff GR, Saslaw WC. (2005) The galaxy distribution function from the 2MASS survey Astrophysical Journal. 626: 795-808
Saslaw WC, Murdin P. (2005) The double heads of Istrus: The oldest eclipse on a coin? Journal For the History of Astronomy. 36: 21-27
Leong B, Saslaw WC. (2004) Gravitational binding, virialization, and the peculiar velocity distribution of the galaxies Astrophysical Journal. 608: 636-646
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