Academic Staff of Mathematics


Fatihcan Atay Visiting Professor

Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, Brown University, 1994. Dynamical systems, delay differential equations, networks and graph theory, complex systems, applied mathematics.

Laurence John Barker Associate Professor (on leave)

Ph.D., Mathematics, Oxford University, 1992. Finite groups, representation theory, local and clifford theory, Galgebras, Gposets.

Alexander Degtyarev Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, Steklov Mathematical Institute, 1988. Algebraic topology, algebraic geometry.

Aurelian Gheondea Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Bucharest 1990. Operator theory and operator algebras, spectral theory of linear differential operators, Hermitian and positive semidefinite kernels, quantum operations.

Alexandre Goncharov Associate Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, Rostov State University, 1986. Functional analysis. Topological vector spaces, spaces of infinitely differentiable functions.

Ahmet Muhtar Güloğlu Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, Ohio State University, 2005. Analytic number theory, automorphic forms.

Metin Gürses Professor

Ph.D., in Physics, Middle East Technical University, 1975. Mathematical Physics, Applied Mathematics. More specifically General Relativity and Integrable Systems.

Yaghoub Heydarzade Visiting Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Physics, Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University, 2018.Theoretical cosmology, black hole physics.

Hakkı Turgay Kaptanoğlu Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Wisconsin, 1991. Complex analysis and operator theory in spaces of holomorphic or harmonic functions of several variables, especially in Besov spaces.

Anargyros Katsampekis Lecturer

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Ioannina, 2006. Commutative Algebra, Algebraic Geometry, Algebraic Combinatorics, Graph Theory.

Azer Kerimov Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, Landau Institute of Theoretical Physics and Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan, 1988. Mathematical theory of statistical physics, probability, mathematical analysis.

Muhammet Yasir Kızmaz Visiting Assistant Professor (on leave)

Ph.D., Mathematics, Middle East Technical University, 2018. Finite group theory.

Dilek Köksal Instructor

Ph.D., Mathematics, Ankara University, 1984. Probability and Statistics.

Yosum Kurtulmaz Instructor

Ph.D., Mathematics, Middle East Technical University, 1998. Ring theory, number theory.

Cihan Okay Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of British Columbia, 2014. Algebraic topology, quantum information theory.

Türker Özsarı Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Virginia, 2010. Analysis of partial differential equations and control theory.

Aydan Pamir Instructor

Ph.D., Mathematics, Middle East Technical University, 1992. Numerical analysis, computer programming, applied mathematics, effective teaching in mathematics.

Serge Randriambololona Instructor

Ph.D., Mathematics, Savoie University, 2005. 0minimal structures, modeltheory, realanalytic geometry, subanalytic geometry.

Ali Sinan Sertöz Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of British Columbia, 1984. Algebraic geometry.

Müfit Sezer Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, Purdue University, 2003. Invariant theory, commutative algebra.

Mehmet Okan Tekman Lecturer

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Minnesota, 1992. Automorphic forms, special values of Lfunctions.

Bülent Ünal Associate Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Missouri, 2000. Differential geometry, Riemannian geometry, pseudoRiemannian geometry and Lorentzian geometry, global analysis on manifolds, general relativity and quantum field theories.

Özgün Ünlü Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of WisconsinMadison, 2004. Algebraic topology, geometric group theory.

Ali Süleyman Üstünel Visiting Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Paris VI, 1981. Probability and analysis: Stochastic calculus on nuclear spaces, stochastic partial differential equations. Analysis on Wiener space, Malliavin calculus and its applications, MongeKantorovich measure transportation and MongeAmphre equation on Wiener space.

Ergün Yalçın Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of WisconsinMadison, 1998. Cohomology of groups, finite group actions on topological spaces, geometric structures associated to groups.

Hamza Yeşilyurt Associate Professor

Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign, 2004. Analytic theory of partitions, elliptic functions, basic hypergeometric series, and qseries.

Gökhan Yıldırım Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, University of Southern California, 2013. Probability theory, statistical physics, highdimensional statistic.

Natalia Zheltukhina Instructor

Ph.D., Mathematics, Bilkent University, 2002. Analytic properties of entire functions, zero distributions.
