R. Ömür Akyüz (Professor) Personal Web Page
Degrees received:
  University Department  Year
BA Istanbul Univ. Physics + Math 1963
MS Worcester P.I Physics 1968
Ph.D. Brown Univ. Physics 1972
Areas of interest Ongoing Projects
  • Theoretical Nuclear Physics
  • General Principles of Physics
  • Physics as culture
  • Self energy of nuclei in folded Yukawa model
    with Sule Kehnemi
  • Exact solution of linear hookian massive columns
  • Spurious unit vectors in electromagnetism
Selected Publications
  • "A Schematical Evaluation of the Dipole Sum Rule" Phys. Lett. 90B, 26 (1980).
  • "NuclearSurface-Surface Interaction in the Folding Model" Nuclear Structure and Heavy Ion Collisions LXXVII Corso, ed. Broglia, Dasso, Ricci; p.492 (1981).
  • A Folding Model Potential and Surface Interaction of two Nuclei" Nuclear Physics, ed. Broglia, Dasso; p.465 (1982).
  • "Simple Isoenergetics of Isovector Giant Multipole Resonances" Jour. Phys. G14, 1453 (1988).
  • "The Compton Effect: As the 'Progenitor' of Quantal Concepts" Amer. Jour. Phys. 56, 997 (1988).
  • "Angular Momentum Conservation (A freshman experiment)" Amer. Jour.Phys. 64, 446 (1996).