Amelia C Mangian

 Amelia Mangian

Contact Information

133 Astronomy
1002 W. Green Street
Urbana IL 61801
M/C 221
Graduate Student
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Amelia Mangian is a third year graduate student in the Department of Astronomy.  She came to UIUC after completing a Bachelor of Arts in Physics from Lawrence University in 2018.  Amelia spent time as an undergraduate research gas giant formation with Professor Megan Pickett, and the galactic center with the UCLA Galactic Center group and Andrea Ghez.  She spent a year working on high-redshift, dusty star-forming galaxies with Joaquin Vieira before joining Yue Shen's research group.  Amelia works with the quasar sample from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey to understand the co-evolution of supermassive black holes and their host galaxies.

Research Interests

  • Galaxy Formation and Evolution
  • Observational Cosmology
  • Supermassive Black Holes
  • AGN


  • Lawrence University -- Bachelor of Arts, Physics -- 2018

Distinctions / Awards

  • Lawrence University Physics Research Award -- 2018