Olivier Guyon

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Olivier Guyon
ResidenceHawaii, United States
NationalityFrench
CitizenshipUnited States
Alma materUniversité Pierre et Marie Curie Ph. D.
AwardsMacArthur Fellowship (2012)
Scientific career
FieldsAstronomy

Olivier Guyon (born 1975) is a French-American astronomer. He is an associate professor at The University of Arizona's College of Optical Sciences[1] and SCExAO Project Scientist at the Subaru Telescope. Guyon was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship in 2012.[2]

Guyon designs telescopes and other astronomical instrumentation that aid in the search for exoplanets planets outside our solar system.[3] Specifically, coronagraphs and extreme adaptive optics.

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  1. ^ "Olivier Guyon". University of Arizona. Retrieved 12 October 2014.
  2. ^ http://www.macfound.org/fellows/866/
  3. ^ "Oliver Guyon". October 11, 2012.

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