• Research Interests


Statistical Mechanics

Condensed Matter Physics

  • Positions

2017-now Postdoctoral Researcher, Institut Curie, France

(supervisor Prof. Jean-François Joanny) 

2015-2017 Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Physics, Case Western Reserve University, USA

(supervisor Prof. Michael Hinczewski) 

  • Education

2010-2015 Ph.D. in Physics, Sabancı University, Turkey (supervisor Prof. A. Nihat Berker) 

2006-2010 Bachelor of Science in Physics, Koç University, Turkey (1st place graduation from the physics department)


2005-2006 English Preparation Class, Koç University, Turkey

2001-2005 High school education, Lycée Saint-Joseph, Istanbul, Turkey 

  • Experience

  • Teaching Assistant, NS 101 - Science of Nature I, Sabancı University 

         Spring 2015/Fall 2014/Spring 2014/Fall 2013/Spring 2013/Fall 2012 


  • Teaching Assistant, Augmented Mechanics for High School Students

         Summer 2014/Summer 2012 at Sabancı University

         Summer 2010/Summer 2009 at Feza Gursey Institute 

  • Teaching Assistant, Phase Transitions and Renormalization-Group Theory 

         Spring 2013/Fall 2011/Fall 2010 (in English) at Sabancı University 

         Spring2015/Spring 2014 (in Turkish) at Karakoy SU 


  • Teaching Assistant, Statistical Mechanics, Sabancı University

         Fall 2011/Fall 2012 


  • Undergraduate Research Project, XY Spin Glasses Fall 2009/Spring 2010

         supervised by Prof. A. Nihat Berker, Koç University. 


  • Undergraduate Research Project, Production of Cr-ZnSe Waveguide Laser Fall 2008/Spring 2009

         supervised by Prof. Alphan Sennaroglu, Koç University.