Tuomas Savolainen
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering

Tuomas Savolainen

Senior Scientist

Contact information

Postal address
Metsahovi Radio Observatory Metsahovintie 114
Mobile phone
+358294424855
Full researcher profile
https://research.aalto.fi/...

Areas of expertise

Radio astronomy VLBI Astrophysics 115 Astronomy and space science The Milky Way, galaxies and cosmology

Honors and awards

Award or honor granted for academic career
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering
Dec 2007

Humboldt Research Fellowship

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Anne Lähteenmäki Group
Feb 2019

ELEC Impact Award 2018 For promoting integration of scientific knowledge into the society.

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Anne Lähteenmäki Group
May 2019

Diamond Achievement Award to the Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration Group achievement award to the Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration for capturing the first-ever image of a black hole.

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering
Sep 2019

2020 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics To the Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration for the first image of a supermassive black hole, taken by means of an Earth-sized alliance of telescopes.

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering
Oct 2019

Award for High-quality Teaching in the Academic Year 2018-2019 The award for high-quality teaching is awarded in the series of master's and doctoral level courses to the course ELEC-E4530 Radio Astronomy P and its teaching staff.

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering
Dec 2019

Physics World 2019 Breakthrough of the Year Awarded to the Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration for first direct observation of a black hole and its shadow.

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering
Dec 2019

Science magazine’s 2019 Breakthrough of the Year Awarded to the Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration for first direct observation of a black hole and its shadow.

Publications

Anne Lähteenmäki Group, Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Metsähovi Radio Observatory
Publishing year: 2020 Advances in Space Research
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Anne Lähteenmäki Group, Metsähovi Radio Observatory
Publishing year: 2020 Advances in Space Research
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Anne Lähteenmäki Group, Metsähovi Radio Observatory
Publishing year: 2019
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Anne Lähteenmäki Group, Metsähovi Radio Observatory
Publishing year: 2019
Metsähovi Radio Observatory, Anne Lähteenmäki Group, Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering
Publishing year: 2019 Astronomy & Astrophysics
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Metsähovi Radio Observatory
Publishing year: 2019 Science China: Physics, Mechanics and Astronomy
Anne Lähteenmäki Group, Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Metsähovi Radio Observatory
Publishing year: 2019 Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics
Metsähovi Radio Observatory, Anne Lähteenmäki Group, Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering
Publishing year: 2019 Astrophysical Journal
Anne Lähteenmäki Group, Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Metsähovi Radio Observatory
Publishing year: 2019 Astronomy & Astrophysics
Anne Lähteenmäki Group, Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Metsähovi Radio Observatory
Publishing year: 2019 Astrophysical Journal Letters