Esa V. Vesalainen


Refereed research articles

  1. (with J. Jääsaari) On sums involving Fourier coefficients of Maass forms for SL(3, Z), to appear in Functiones et Approximatio, Commentarii Mathematici.
  2. (with A. García and M. Zubeldia) Discreteness of transmission eigenvalues for higher-order main terms and perturbations, SIAM Journal on Mathematical Analysis, 48 (2016), 2282–2398.
  3. (with G. Hu and M. Salo) Shape identification in inverse medium scattering problems with a single far-field pattern, SIAM Journal on Mathematical Analysis, 48 (2016), 152–165.
  4. (with J. Jääsaari) Exponential sums related to Maass forms, submitted.
  5. (with A.-M. Ernvall-Hytönen and J. Jääsaari) Resonances and Ω-results for exponential sums related to Maass forms for SL(nZ), Journal of Number Theory, 153 (2015), 135–157.
  6. (with L. Päivärinta and M. Salo) Strictly convex corners scatter, to appear in Revista Matemática Iberoamericana.
  7. Moments and oscillations of exponential sums related to cusp forms, to appear in the Mathematical Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society.
  8. Rellich type theorems for unbounded domains, Inverse Problems and Imaging, 8 (2014), 865–883.
  9. Transmission eigenvalues for a class of non-compactly supported potentials, Inverse Problems, 29 (2013), 104006, 1–11.

Popular texts

  1. 57. kansainväliset matematiikkaolympialaiset Hongkongissa (57th International Mathematical Olympiad in Hong Kong, in Finnish), Solmu, 3/2016, 20–25.
  2. Modulimuodot: lukuteorian aarteita (Modular forms: treasures of number theory, in Finnish), Arkhimedes, 4/2016, 9–19.
  3. Tasograafit ja väritykset: ratkaisuita ongelmiin (Planar graphs and colourings: solutions to problems, in Finnish), Solmu, 2/2016, 13–15.
  4. Tasograafit ja väritykset (Planar graphs and colourings, in Finnish), Solmu, 1/2016, 7–13.
  5. (with M. Kauppila) Euroopan tyttöjen matematiikkaolympialaiset Minskissä 14.–20.4.2015 (The European Girls’ Mathematical Olympiad in Minsk, 14–20 April, 2015, in Finnish), Solmu, 3/2015, 19–23.
  6. (with K. Kulmala) Riemannin ζ-funktio (Riemann’s ζ-function, in Finnish), Solmu, 1/2015, 23–29.
  7. (with A.-M. Ernvall-Hytönen and M. Kauppila) Euroopan tyttöjen matematiikkaolympialaiset Antalyassa, Turkissa, 10.–16.4.2014 (European Girls’ Mathematical Olympiad in Antalya, Turkey, 10–16 April, 2014, in Finnish), Solmu, 3/2014, 24–30.
  8. Zermelo ja aritmetiikan peruslause (Zermelo and the fundamental theorem of arithmetic, in Finnish), Solmu, 1/2014, 23–25.
  9. Kuusi haastavaa tehtävää: Euroopan tyttöjen matematiikkaolympialaiset Luxemburgissa 8.–14.4.2013 (Six challenging problems: The European Girls’ Mathematical Olympiad in Luxembourg in 8–14 April 2013, in Finnish), Solmu, 3/2013, 13–17.


  1. On Non-Scattering Energies, doctoral thesis, University of Helsinki, summer 2014.
  2. Eigenvalues of Periodic Magnetic Schrödinger Operators, licentiate’s thesis, University of Helsinki, fall 2011.
  3. The Fourier-Analytic Approach to Szemerédi’s Theorem, master’s thesis, University of Helsinki, fall 2009.
  4. Waring–Hilbertin lause (The Waring–Hilbert Theorem, in Finnish), bachelor’s thesis, University of Helsinki, fall 2008.