Heikki Salo

PhD

Professori
Astronomy

188 peer reviewed publications in international journals. The publications have been cited 7106 times, of which the most cited publication accounts for 308 citations. The author has a h-index of 51.00. (SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS))

Biography

Kuvaus Tähtitieteen tutkimusyksikön tutkimusaiheista, opetustarjonnasta ja tapahtumista osoitteessa:

  http://www.oulu.fi/astronomy/about_fi.html (suomeksi)

  http://www.oulu.fi/astronomy/about.html (englanniksi)

Research interests

  • Galaxy dynamics and evolution, barred galaxies
  • Solar system dynamics, Saturn's rings
  • N-body simulations

Scientific merits

Research groups

  • professor, Astronomy research group

Thesis supervisions

Väitöskirjat
  • J. Hänninen  1994

    P. Rautiainen  2000

    R. Karjalainen 2007

    Joachim Janz 2013 (Double PhD/Heidelberg)

    Martin Herrera 2016  (MC ITN /DAGAL)

    Simon Diaz  2016 (DAGAL)

    Jarkko Laine 2016

    Marius Lehmann 2018

    Aku Venhola (Double PhD/Groningen) 2019

    Ongoing:

    Hung-Shuo Su  (Horizon 2020 ITN: SUNDIAL) 2017-

    Annabella Mondino 2018-

    Riku Rautio 2020-

Research visits

  • postdoc at NASA JPL (Pasadena, USA)  11/1985-12/1987  (NRC Resident research Associate)

    Visiting researcher, Univ. Alabama (Tuscaloosa, USA) 2/1990-6/1990

    Visiting Senior Researcher, UNAM, Mexico City, Mexico 10/1994-12/1995

    Visiting researcher, University of Potsdam (Academy/DAAD exchange grant) 9/2003-12/2003