Personal Information

Date of Birth : August 11, 1986

Citizenship: Turkish

Languages: Turkish, English (fluent)


  • Middle East Technical University

PhD. Mathematics, 2018

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. M. Hursit ONSIPER

Co-Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ibrahim UNAL

Thesis Title: Some Problems on the Geometry of Calibrated Manifolds

  • McMaster University

MSc. Mathematics, 2012

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ian Hambleton

Thesis Title: Equivariant Principal Bundles over the 2-Sphere

  • Middle East Technical University

MSc. Mathematics, 2009

GPA: 3.11 /4.00

  • Cubuk Anatolian High School

GPA: 4.76 /5.00

Honors and Awards

PhD Fellowship, The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey

Employment and Experience

  • University of Rochester

Visiting Assistant Professor


  • Ankara Yildirim Beyazit University



  • Directed Reading Program (DRP) Turkey



  • The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey

Scientific Programs Expert


  • University of Turkish Aeronautical Association



  • Project: Geometry in dimensions 7, 8 and above with relations to Mirror Symmetry

PhD Scholar


  • Seviye Private High School



  • McMaster University

Teaching/Research Assistant


  • Middle East Technical University

Teaching Assistant


  • Middle East Technical University

Student Teaching Assistant


Research Interests

Differential Geometry and Geometric Analysis, Calibrated geometry and manifolds with special holonomy, Geometry of submanifolds, Gauge theory

Publications and Preprints

  • Locally conformal parallel Spin(7)-structure on 8-manifolds (preprint)

  • Mirror duality on Spin(7)-manifold (referee assessment)

  • Almost Symplectic Structures on Spin(7)-Manifolds (joint with S. Salur) (to appear in Proceedings of the 2019 ISAAC Congress (Aveiro, Portugal), 2020)

  • On symplectic 8-manifolds admitting Spin(7)-structure (joint with I. Unal)(Turkish Journal of Mathematics 44.5 (2020): 1792-1801)

  • Algebraic Topology of Special Lagrangian Manifolds (joint with M. Kalafat) (Indagationes Mathematicae 2020)

  • Equivariant Principal Bundles over the 2-Sphere (2019) (E-print available at ArXiv:1902.06293v2 and referee assessment)

Talks Given

  • Lecture Series: Spin(7) Geometry, Nesin Math Village Summer School-Izmir Sep 13-17, 2021

  • Spin(7) Geometry, Duzce University, Leavitt Path Algebras Seminar Turkey, Aug 12, 2021

  • Spin(7) Geometry with Torsion, Bogazici University Geometry Seminar July 16, 2021

  • SU(3) Structure on Submanifolds of Locally Conformal Spin(7) Structure with 2-plane Field,18. International Geometry Symposium-Malatya July 12-13, 2021

  • Lecture Series: Spin Geometry and Seiberg-Witten Equations, 3. Geometry-Topology Winter School-Izmir Jan 6-19, 2020

  • Equivariant Principal Bundles over the 2-Sphere, 32. National Mathematics Conference-Samsun Aug 01-04, 2019

  • Spin(7) Geography of Symplectic 8-manifolds, 31. National Mathematics Conference-Erzincan Sep 12-15, 2018

  • Calibrated Geometry, METU Geometry Seminar Jan 15, 2016

  • Calibrated Geometry, METU Geometry Seminar Dec 15, 2015

Conferences and Workshops

  • 35th Geometry Festival, Stony Brook Un. (Online) USA, Apr-21

  • 18th Workshop on Quantization, Dualities and Integrable Systems, METU (Online), Turkey, Oct-20

  • 14. Ankara Mathematics Days, Gazi Un., Turkey, June-19

  • 10. Ankara Mathematics Days, METU, Turkey, June-15

  • Invariants in Low Dimensional Geometry, Gazi Univ., Turkey, Aug-15

  • Gokova Geometry-Topology Conference, GGTI, Turkey, May-14

  • Gokova Geometry-Topology Conference, GGTI, Turkey, May-13

  • Conference on Connections in Geom. and Physics, Fields Institute, Canada, July-11

  • Gokova Geometry-Topology Conference, GGTI, Turkey, May-10

  • Algebraic Geometry Conference, Galatasaray Un., Turkey, June-09

Teaching Experience

  • Ankara Yildirim Beyazit University

MATH 305 General Topology, Instructor, Fall 2021

  • University of Turkish Aeronautical Association

MAT 123 Engineering Calculus I, Instructor, Fall 2015

MAT 221 Linear Algebra, Instructor Fall 2015

MAT 301 Probability and Statistics, Instructor, Coordinator Fall 2015

AEE 307 Computational Methods, Instructor Fall 2015

  • McMaster University

MATH 1ZB3 Engineering Mathematics II, Teaching Assistant Summer 2011

MATH 1ZA3 Engineering Mathematics I, Teaching Assistant Fall 2011

MATH 1B03 Linear Algebra I, Teaching Assistant Summer 2010

MATH 3B03 Geometry, Teaching Assistant Fall 2010

  • Middle East Technical University

MATH 120 Calculus II, Teaching Assistant, Co-coordinator Summer 2009

MATH 119 Calculus I, Teaching Assistant, Co-coordinator Fall 2009


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