# Faculty

NAME | DEGREE | FIELD OF INTEREST | CONTACT INFO |
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Levent AKANT Advisor for 3rd and 4th term students | PhD, University of Rochester , 2003 | Mathematical Physics, High Energy Theory | KB 410-C, 6613 levent.akant@boun.edu.tr |

Taylan AKDOĞAN | PhD, M.I.T. , 2003 | Nuclear Physics | KB 331-K, 7083, taylan.akdogan@boun.edu.tr |

Gülen AKTAŞ (Part-Time) | PhD, Istanbul University, 1983 | Experimental Solid State Physics | KB 331-D, 6612, aktas@boun.edu.tr |

Ömür AKYÜZ (Part-Time) | PhD, Brown University, 1972 | Theoretical Nuclear Physics; General principles of Physics; Physics as culture | KB 410-C, 6570, akyuzo@boun.edu.tr |

Aşkın ANKAY Advisor for 7th -14th term students | PhD, M.E.T.U, 2002 | High Energy Astrophysics; Compact Objects; Supernova Remnants. | KB 410-K, 7593, askin.ankay@boun.edu.tr |

Metin ARIK (Part-Time) | PhD, University of Pittsburgh, 1974 | Theoretical Physics | KB 331-E, 6615, arikm@boun.edu.tr |

Zuhal KAPLAN ARIK Supervisor of Introductory Laborotories | M.S, Istanbul Technical University, 1990 | Experimental Solid State Physics; Instructor in Introductory Laboratories | KB 410-J, 7594, kaplanz@boun.edu.tr |

Uygar AVCI (Part Time) | PhD, Cornell University, 2006 | Physical Electronics | Intel, Oregon |

Haluk BEKER Emeritus | PhD, University of Wyoming, 1972 | Group Theory; Electrodynamics | KB 331-J, 4467, bekerh@boun.edu.tr |

Dieter VAN DEN BLEEKEN Advisor for 5th and 6th term students | PhD, University of Leuven, 2008 | Theoretical High Energy Physics | KB 331-I, 4468, dieter.van@boun.edu.tr |

Nuri DAĞDEVİREN (Part-Time) | PhD, M.I.T., 1985 | Semiconductor Technology | PINC Solutions, Berkeley, CA |

Ersan DEMİRALP Advisor for 1st and 2nd term students | PhD, California Institute of Technology, 1996 | Atomic and Molecular Physics; Solid State Physics | KB 410-I, 4568, demirale@boun.edu.tr |

Kamil Lezgin EKİNCİ (Part-Time) | PhD, Brown University, 1999 | Nanomechanics, Nanophotonics, Nanofabrication, Scanning Probe Microscopy | Boston University, Mechanical Engineering |

Mehmet ERBUDAK Adjunct Prof.Dr | PhD, Yale University, 1972 | surface science | ETH Zurich Festkörperphysik erbudak@phys.ethz.ch mehmet.erbudak@boun.edu.tr |

Nihal ERCAN Advisor for students in English Preparatory Program | PhD, University of London, 1983 | Observational X-ray Astronomy | KB 331-C, 6616, ercan@boun.edu.tr |

John FREELY | PhD, New York University, 1960 | Astronomy; History of Science & Astronomy | KB 305A, 6571 freely@boun.edu.tr |

Erhan GÜLMEZ Advisor for 3rd and 4th term Students | PhD, Yale University, 1986 | Experimental Nuclear Physics; High Energy Physics; Medical Physics | KB 331-M, 6630, gulmez@boun.edu.tr |

Yüksel GÜNAL (Part-Time) | PhD, Rutgers University, 1995 | Computational Physics | IBM Systems Group, Poughkeepsie , NY |

Avadis HACINLIYAN (Part-Time) | PhD, University of Chicago, 1971 | Dynamical Systems, Computational Physics, High Energy Phenomenology; Statistical Physics | KB 331-G, 6614, avadis@boun.edu.tr |

Naci İNCİ (Head of Department) Chairman | PhD, Heriot -Watt University, 1993 | Experimental Solid State | KB 331-R, 7602, naci.inci@boun.edu.tr |

Ali KAYA | PhD, Texas A&M University, 2001 | Theoretical High Energy Physics | KB 331-P, 7600 ali.kaya@boun.edu.tr |

Levent KURNAZ Advisor for Special Students and Graduate Students and double-major students | PhD, University of Pittsburgh, 1994 | Soft Condensed Matter Physics; Statistical Physics; Chemical Physics | KB 410-H, 7279, kurnaz@boun.edu.tr |

Muhittin MUNGAN Advisor for Graduate Students | PhD, University of Chicago, 1998 | Soft Condensed Matter Physics; Statistical Mechanics | KB 410-B, 6891, mmungan@boun.edu.tr |

Serdar NERGİZ | PhD, Bogaziçi University, 1989 | Theoretical Physics | KB 331-L, 4567, nergiz@boun.edu.tr |

Fahrünisa NEYZİ | PhD, Bogaziçi University, 1984 | Integrable Systems | KB 331-G, neyzif@boun.edu.tr |

Enis OĞUZ Computer Administrator | PhD, University of Chicago, 1983 | Statistical Mechanics | KB 331-Q, 4465, oguze@boun.edu.tr |

Ömer OĞUZ | PhD. Istanbul University, 1983 | Integrable Systems; Conformal Field Theories | KB 331-J, 4565 oguzo@boun.edu.tr |

Özhan ÖZATAY Advisor for 5th and 6th term students | PhD. Cornell University, 2007 | Experimental Condensed Matter Physics; Nanomagnetism and Spin Electronics, Nanoscale memory structures | KB 331-O, 7188, ozhan.ozatay@boun.edu.tr |

Veysi Erkcan ÖZCAN Computer Administrator | PhD. Stanford University, 2006 | Experimental High Energy Physics | KB 410, 7596, erkcan.ozcan@boun.edu.tr |

Tonguç RADOR Advisor for 1st and 2nd term students | PhD, Boston University, 2001 | Theoretical High Energy Physics; Cosmology, Statistical Mechanics | KB 410-A, 7603, tonguc.rador@boun.edu.tr |

Yaşar SAFKAN (Part-Time) | PhD, M.I.T., 2001 | Nuclear Physics, Information Technologies | Intertech |

İbrahim SEMİZ Advisor for 7th - 14th term students | PhD. Yale University, 1992 | Mathematical Physics, General Relativity (Black Holes & Cosmology) | KB 410-D, 7617, semizibr@boun.edu.tr |

Meral SERDAROĞLU (Part-Time) | PhD. M.E.T.U., 1972 | High Energy Physics, Mathematical Physics, Group Theory | KB 410-E, 6570, serdarog@boun.edu.tr |

Alpar SEVGEN Emeritus | PhD. Yale University, 1971 | Nuclear Physics, Musical Acoustics | KB 331-F, 4464, sevgena@boun.edu.tr |

Mikhail B. SHEFTEL | PhD, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, 1969 | Mathematical Physics | KB 331-N, 4466, mikhail.sheftel@boun.edu.tr |

Yani SKARLATOS (Part-Time) | PhD, Yale University, 1974 | Solid State Physics | KB 307, 6571 sakarlat@boun.edu.tr |

Teoman TURGUT Graduate Advisor | PhD, U of Rochester, 1996 | Mathematical Physics | KB 410-G, 7595, turgutte@boun.edu.tr |

Mehmet Burçin ÜNLÜ Advisor for 7-14th term students | PhD, Stevens Institute of Technology, 2004 | Medical and Biological Physics | KB 331-G, 6885, burcin.unlu@gmail.com |