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David Vizgan

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Contact Information

103 Astronomy
1002 W. Green St.
Urbana, IL
M/C 221


I am a second-year graduate student working with Prof. Joaquin Vieira on modeling gravitationally lensed galaxies at high redshift. I finished my bachelor's degrees in Physics and Astronomy at Wesleyan University in 2021, with high honors in Astronomy, and from August 2021 to June 2022 I was a Fulbright Scholar in Copenhagen, Denmark. 


BA Physics, Wesleyan University '21

BA Astronomy, Wesleyan University '21

Awards and Honors

NSF Graduate Research Fellow, 2023

Fulbright U.S. Student Program, 2021-2022, Copenhagen, Denmark

Chambliss Astronomy Student Achievement Award, American Astronomical Society

Littell Prize, Wesleyan University

High Honors in Astronomy, Wesleyan University

Recent Publications

Vizgan, D., Heintz, K. E., Greve, T. R., et al. 2022, ApJL 939, 1, doi:10.3847/2041-8213/ac982c

Vizgan, D., Hughes, A.M., Carter, E.S., et al. 2022, ApJ, 935, 131, doi:10.3847/1538-4357/ac80b8

Vizgan, D., Greve, T. R., Olsen, K.P., et al. 2022, ApJ, 929, 92, doi:10.3847/1538-4357/ac5cba