Mehmet Ali Alpar#

Mehmet Ali Alpar
Membership Number:3257
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:TURKEY
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Present and Previous Positions

  • since 1999 Professor, Sabancı University
  • 2004 - 2010 Director, Foundations Development Program, Sabancı University
  • 1990 - 1999 Professor, Physics Dept., Middle East Technical University
  • 1988 - 1989 Visiting Res. Assoc.Professor of Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • 1985 - 1989 Research Scientist, Physics Dept., Research Institute for Basic Sciences, Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK)
  • 1983 - 1985 Visiting Res.Asst. Professor, Physics Dept.,University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • 1982 Research Associate, Astronomy Dept., Columbia University
  • Feb.1978 - Dec.1981 Instructor, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul
  • Aug.1977 - Feb.1978 Research Associate, Physics Dept., Princeton University

Fields of Scholarship
  • Accretion and accretion disks
  • Fallback Disks:
  • Evolution of millisecond pulsars
  • Neutron Stars:
  • Pulsars:
  • Evolution of young neutron stars
  • Evolution
  • Timing and glitches
  • Structure and dynamics
  • Superfluidity and superconductivity

Honours and Awards
  • 2003 Best Teacher Award, Sabancı University, elected by the first Graduating Class
  • 1994 Mustafa Parlar Award of the Middle East Technical University for Best Teachers, elected by the Graduating Class
  • 1993 Elected member of The Turkish Academy of Sciences (TÜBA; founded 1993)
  • 1992 Science Prize jointly awarded by TÜBİTAK and the Third World Academy of Sciences (the TÜBİTAK Science Prize is the most prestigious prize awarded to scientists in Turkey)
  • 1988 Sedat Simavi Award of the Newspaper 'Hürriyet', Physical Sciences
  • 1986 Encouragement Prize awarded by TÜBİTAK. The Encouragement and Science Prizes of TÜBİTAK and the Sedat Simavi Award comprise the three major national prizes for scientists in Turkey

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