12/2011,                PhD in Physics, Technical University of Munich,  Germany

8/2007,               MSc in Physics, Koç University,  Turkey

6/2005,               BSc in Engineering Physics,  Istanbul Technical University, Turkey

Training and Experience

1/2015-                        Researcher at the Center for Computation and Theory of Soft Matter (CCCTS), Northwestern University

1/2014 –                     Postdoctoral Fellow with Monica Olvera de la Cruz, Material Sci. & Eng. Dept.,  Northwestern University

11/2016,                    Visiting scholar,  Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey

7/2014 – 7/2016      Researcher at the Center of Bio-inspired Energy Systems (CBES), Northwestern University

12/2011-1/2014       Postdoctoral Fellow with Michael Rubinstein, Chemistry Dept., the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

7/2007-12/2011       Ph.D. student  with Roland R. Netz , Physics Dept., Technical University of Munich,  Germany

7/2007-12/011,       Research and teaching assistant,  Physics Dept., Technical University of Munich,  Germany

9/2005-7/2007       Master student with A. Nihat Berker, Physics Dept., Koç University, Turkey (full scholarship)

9/2005-7/2007       Research and teaching assistant, Physics Department, Koç University, Turkey

9/2000-6/2005       Batchelor student, Engineering Physics , Istanbul Technical University,  Turkey (including one-year English prep class)

9/2002-6/2004      Junior teaching assistant, Engineering Physics, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey