Suomeksi
 
 
Personnel
Director
 
Jari Kotilainen

Prof., PhD (Cambridge)

Room: 209 Carelia (Tuorla Observatory)
Tel: +358 (0)2 333 8250
Email: jari.kotilainen@utu.fi

Research interests: 

  • high redshift galaxies
  • infrared imaging
  • QSO/AGN hosts


Researchers

Roberto De Propris

PhD (Victoria, Canada)

Room:  121 (Tuorla Observatory)
Tel:  +358 (0)2 333 8946
Email:   depropris.robert@gmail.com

Research interests:

  • galaxy evolution
  • Milky Way structure and formation
  • galaxy mergers
  • globular clusters
Ghassem Gozaliasl

PhD ghassem.jpg

Room:  D 316 (University of Helsinki)
Tel:  +358 (0) 504 155513
        +358 (0) 294 151197
Email:   ghassem.gozaliasl@utu.fi
               ghassem.gozaliasl@helsinki.fi

Research interests:

  • galaxy formation and evolution
  • high-z  X-ray galaxy groups
  • Observational cosmology

Pasi Hakala

PhD, Docent

Room:  113 (Tuorla Observatory)
Tel:  +358 (0)2 333 8299
Email:   pahakala@utu.fi

Research interests:

  • artificial intelligence applications to astronomy
  • compact binaries
  • optical variability surveys

Jari Kajava

PhD

Room:jarikajavanaama.jpg 123 (Tuorla Observatory)
Email: jari.kajava@utu.fi

Research interests:

  • Accretion onto compact objects
  • Multiwavelength observations
  • X-ray bursts
  • Ultra-luminous X-ray sources

Karri Koljonen

PhD (Aalto University)

Room: 114 (Metsähovi Radio Observatory) Karri_Koljonen.jpg
Tel:  +358 (0)29 442 4850
Email: karri.koljonen@utu.fi

Homepage: http://users.utu.fi/kiikol/
Research interests:

  • Compact objects (black holes/neutron stars)
  • Accretion and jet physics around compact objects
  • Multiwavelength observations
  • Novel data analysis methods

Hanindyo Kuncarayakti

PhD (The University of Tokyo)

Room: 110 Carelia (Tuorla Observatory) Karri_Koljonen.jpg
Tel:  +358 (0)2 333 8235
Email: hanindyo.kuncarayakti@utu.fi

Research interests:

  • Supernova progenitors and environments
  • Stellar populations
  • IFU spectroscopy
 
Ronald Läsker

PhD (MPIA, Heidelberg Univ.)

Room: 122 (Tuorla Observatory)Laesker.jpg
Tel:  +358 (0)2 333 8242
Email: ronald.lasker@utu.fi 

Research interests:

  • supermassive black hole scaling relations
  • dynamical modelling
  • galaxy evolution
  • data analysis and statistics

Vitaly Neustroev

PhD, Docent

Room: MA302 (University of Oulu)
Email: vitaly@neustroev.net

neustroev.jpg

Homepage: http://vitaly.neustroev.net
Research interests:

  • Interacting binary stars
  • Accretion discs
  • Time series analysis
  • Image processing, data analysis
  • Computational astrophysics


Kari Nilsson

PhD, Docent

Room:  117 (Tuorla Observatory)
Tel:  +358 (0)2 333 8982
Email:   kani@utu.fi

Homepage: http://users.utu.fi/kani/
Research interests:

  • AGN/QSO host galaxies
  • AGN monitoring


Pasi Nurmi

PhD

Room:  115 (Tuorla Observatory)20160619_210725-1.jpg
Tel:  +358 (0)2 333 8984
Email: pasnurmi@utu.fi

Research interests:

  • large-scale structure
  • galaxies and galaxy clusters
  • galaxy evolution
  • observational cosmology

Mauri Valtonen

PhD, prof. emer., Adjunct Senior Scientist

Room:  209 (Tuorla Observatory)
Tel:  +358 (0)2 333 8215
Email:   mavalto@utu.fi

Research interests:

  • quasars
  • three-body problem
  • cosmology
 
Former staff members:
 
Andrei Berdyugin (now at Tuorla Observatory, Univ. Turku)
Sébastien Comerón (now at University of Oulu)
Chris Flynn (now at: Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia)
Thomas Hackman (now at Univ. Helsinki)
Lauri Haikala
Jorma Harju
Tomi Hyvönen
Peter Johansson (now at Univ. Helsinki)
Erkki Kankare (now at Queen's University Belfast)
Seppo Katajainen
Heidi Korhonen
Eija Laurikainen
Jonathan Leon Tavares (now at: INAOE, Puebla, Mexico)
Elina Lindfors (now at Tuorla Observatory, Univ. Turku)
Andrew Mason
Seppo Mattila (now at Tuorla Observatory, Univ. Turku)
Alexey Medvedev
Jukka Nevalainen (now at Tarto Observatory, Estonia)
Elina Nieppola (URSA/T'ähdet&Avaruus)
Veli-Matti Pelkonen (now at Univ. Helsinki)
Vilppu Piirola (retired, Tuorla Observatory, Univ. Turku)
Juha Reunanen
Ricardo Salinas (now at Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA)
Sergey Tsygankov (now at Tuorla Observatory, Univ. Turku)

 

Keywords:
Tags:

20014 Turun yliopisto, Finland
Tel. +358 29 450 5000

People search



Follow us: 
   
© University of Turku