Research at the Finnish Centre for Astronomy with ESO (FINCA)

The research conducted at the Finnish Centre for Astronomy with ESO (FINCA) focuses on three large main fields of astronomy.

Operating at the University of Turku, FINCA is a national joint astronomy research centre of Aalto University, University of Helsinki, University of Oulu, and the University of Turku.

The research conducted at FINCA mainly concerns either the galaxies and cosmology or stellar astrophysics. Additionally, interstellar medium and star formation are studied at FINCA.

The most recent publications

SN 2018gjx reveals that some SNe Ibn are SNe IIb exploding in dense circumstellar material (2020)

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Prentice SJ, Maguire K, Boian I, Groh J, Anderson J, Barbarino C, Bostroem KA, Burke J, Clark P, Dong Y, Fraser M, Galbany L, Gromadzki M, Gutierrez CP, Howell DA, Hiramatsu D, Inserra C, James PA, Kankare E, Kuncarayakti H, Mazzali PA, McCully C, Muller-Bravo TE, Nichol M, Pellegrino C, Smartt SJ, Sollerman J, Tartaglia L, Valenti S, Young DR
(A1 Journal article – refereed)