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

Investigating the Mini and Giant Radio Flare Episodes of Cygnus X-3 (2021)

Astrophysical Journal
Egron E, Pellizzoni A, Righini S, Giroletti M, Koljonen K, Pottschmidt K, Trushkin S, Lobina J, Pilia M, Wilms J, Corbel S, Grinberg V, Loru S, Trois A, Rodriguez J, Lahteenmaki A, Tornikoski M, Enestam S, Jarvela E, Jarvela E
(A1 Journal article – refereed)

Sensitivity of the Cherenkov Telescope Array to a dark matter signal from the Galactic centre (2021)

Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics
Acharyya A, Adam R, Adams C, Agudo I, Aguirre-Santaella A, Alfaro R, Alfaro J, Alispach C, Aloisio R, Batista RA, Amati L, Ambrosi G, Anguner EO, Antonelli LA, Aramo C, Araudo A, Armstrong T, Arqueros F, Asano K, Ascasibar Y, Ashley M, Balazs C, Ballester O, Larriva AB, Martins VB, Barkov M, de Almeida UB, Barrio JA, Bastieri D, Becerra J, Beck G, Tjus JB, Benbow W, Benito M, Berge D, Bernardini E, Bernlohr K, Berti A, Bertucci B, Beshley V, Biasuzzi B, Biland A, Bissaldi E, Biteau J, Blanch O, Blazek J, Bocchino F, Boisson C, Arbeletche LB, Bordas P, Bosnjak Z, Bottacini E, Bozhilov V, Bregeon J, Brill A, Bringmann T, Brown AM, Brun P, Brun F, Bruno P, Bulgarelli A, Burton M, Burtovoi A, Buscemi M, Cameron R, Capasso M, Caproni A, Capuzzo-Dolcetta R, Caraveo P, Carosi R, Carosi A, Casanova S, Cascone E, Cassol F, Catalani F, Cauz D, Cerruti M, Chadwick P, Chaty S, Chen A, Chernyakova M, Chiaro G, Chiavassa A, Chikawa M, Chudoba J, Colak M, Conforti V, Coniglione R, Conte F, Contreras JL, Coronado-Blazquez J, Costa A, Costantini H, Cotter G, Cristofari P, D'Ai A, D'Ammando A, Damone LA, Daniel MK, Dazzi F, De Angelis A, De Caprio V, dos Anjos RD, Dal Pino EMD, De Lotto B, De Martino D, Wilhelmi ED, De Palma F, de Souza V, Delgado C, Giler AGD, della Volpe D, Depaoli D, Di Girolamo T, Di Pierro F, Di Venere L, Diebold S, Dmytriiev A, Dominguez A, Donini A, Doro M, Ebr J, Eckner C, Edwards TDP, Ekoume TRN, Elsasser D, Evoli C, Falceta-Goncalves D, Fedorova E, Fegan S, Feng Q, Ferrand G, Ferrara G, Fiandrini E, Fiasson A, Filipovic M, Fioretti V, Fiori M, Foffano L, Fontaine G, Fornieri O, Franco FJ, Fukami S, Fukui Y, Gaggero D, Galaz G, Gammaldi V, Garcia E, Garczarczyk M, Gascon D, Gent A, Ghalumyan A, Gianotti F, Giarrusso M, Giavitto G, Giglietto N, Giordano F, Giuliani A, Glicenstein J, Gnatyk R, Goldoni P, Gonzalez MM, Gourgouliatos K, Granot J, Grasso D, Green J, Grillo A, Gueta O, Gunji S, Halim A, Hassan T, Heller M, Cadena SH, Hiroshima N, Hnatyk B, Hofmann W, Holder J, Horan D, Horandel J, Horvath P, Hovatta T, Hrabovsky M, Hrupec D, Hughes G, Humensky TB, Hutten M, Iarlori M, Inada T, Inoue S, Iocco F, Iori M, Jamrozy M, Janecek P, Jin W, Jouvin L, Jurysek J, Karukes E, Katarzynski K, Kazanas D, Kerszberg D, Kherlakian MC, Kissmann R, Knodlseder J, Kobayashi Y, Kohri K, Komin N, Kubo H, Kushida J, Lamanna G, Lapington J, Laporte P, de Oliveira MAL, Lenain J, Leone F, Leto G, Lindfors E, Lohse T, Lombardi S, Longo F, Lopez A, Lopez M, Lopez-Coto R, Loporchio S, Luque-Escamilla PL, Mach E, Maggio C, Maier G, Mallamaci M, de Almeida RMN, Mandat D, Manganaro M, Mangano S, Manico G, Marculewicz M, Mariotti M, Markoff S, Marquez P, Marti J, Martinez O, Martinez M, Martinez G, Martinez-Huerta H, Maurin G, Mazin D, Mbarubucyeye JD, Miranda DM, Meyer M, Miceli M, Miener T, Minev M, Miranda JM, Mirzoyan R, Mizuno T, Mode B, Moderski R, Mohrmann L, Molina E, Montaruli T, Moralejo A, Morcuende-Parrilla D, Morselli A, Mukherjee R, Mundell C, Nagai A, Nakamori T, Nemmen R, Niemiec J, Nieto D, Nikolajuk M, Ninci D, Noda K, Nosek D, Nozaki S, Ohira Y, Ohishi M, Ohtani Y, Oka T, Okumura A, Ong RA, Orienti M, Orito R, Orlandini M, Orlando S, Orlando E, Ostrowski M, Oya I, Pagano I, Pagliaro A, Palatiello M, Pantaleo FR, Paredes JM, Pareschi G, Parmiggiani N, Patricelli B, Pavletic L, Pe'er A, Pecimotika M, Perez-Romero J, Persic M, Petruk O, Pfrang K, Piano G, Piatteli P, Pietropaolo E, Pillera R, Pilszyk B, Pintore F, Pohl M, Poireau V, Prado RR, Prandini E, Prast J, Principe G, Prokoph H, Prouza M, Przybilski H, Puhlhofer G, Pumo ML, Queiroz F, Quirrenbach A, Raino S, Rando R, Razzaque S, Recchia S, Reimer O, Reisenegger A, Renier Y, Rhode W, Ribeiro D, Ribo M, Richtler T, Rico J, Rieger F, Rinchiuso L, Rizi V, Rodriguez J, Fernandez GR, Ramirez JCR, Rojas G, Romano P, Romeo G, Rosado J, Rowell G, Rudak B, Russo F, Sadeh I, Hatlen ES, Safi-Harb S, Greus FS, Salina G, Sanchez D, Sanchez-Conde M, Sangiorgi P, Sano H, Santander M, Santos EM, Santos-Lima R, Sanuy A, Sarkar S, Saturni FG, Sawangwit U, Schussler F, Schwanke U, Sciacca E, Scuderi S, Seglar-Arroyo M, Sergijenko O, Servillat M, Seweryn K, Shalchi A, Sharma P, Shellard RC, Siejkowski H, Silk J, Siqueira C, Sliusar V, Sokolenko A, Sol H, Spencer S, Stamerra A, Stanic S, Starling R, Stolarczyk T, Straumann U, Striskovic J, Suda Y, Suomijarvi T, Swierk P, Tavecchio F, Taylor L, Tejedor LA, Teshima M, Testa V, Tibaldo L, Peixoto CJT, Tokanai F, Tonev D, Tosti G, Tosti L, Tothill N, Truzzi S, Travnicek P, Vagelli V, Vallage B, Vallania P, van Eldik C, Vandenbroucke J, Varner GS, Vassiliev V, Acosta MV, Vecchi M, Ventura S, Vercellone S, Vergani S, Verna G, Viana A, Vigorito CF, Vink J, Vitale V, Vorobiov S, Vovk I, Vuillaume T, Wagner SJ, Walter R, Watson J, Weniger C, White R, White M, Wiemann R, Wierzcholska A, Will M, Williams DA, Wischnewski R, Yanagita S, Yang L, Yoshikoshi T, Zacharias M, Zaharijas G, Zakaria AA, Zampieri L, Zanin R, Zaric D, Zavrtanik M, Zavrtanik D, Zdziarski AA, Zech A, Zechlin H, Zhdanov VI, Zivec M
(A1 Journal article – refereed)

Brightest cluster galaxies: the centre can(not?) hold (2021)

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
De Propris R, West MJ, Andrade-Santos F, Ragone-Figueroa C, Rasia E, Forman W, Jones C, Kipper R, Borgani S, Lambas DG, Romashkova EA, Patra KC
(A1 Journal article – refereed)