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Liam Nolan

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Contact Information

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

Office Hours



Hello!  I completed my undergraduate education in Astrophysics, Physics, and French from Arizona State University, and joined UIUC Astronomy in Fall 2022.  I am deeply invested in astronomy public outreach and education.  I also like dragons.

Research Description

Currently working with Xin Liu on binary supermassive black hole candidate identification.


B.S. in Earth and Space Exploration (Astrophysics) from Arizona State University, 2022; minor in French

B.S. In Physics from Arizona State University, 2022


Awards and Honors

NSF GRFP Honorable Mention, 2022

Additional Campus Affiliations

Graduate Employees’ Organization

Highlighted Publications

Interactive Cosmology Visualization Using the Hubble UltraDeep Field Data in the Classroom, Astronomy Education Journal, 2022