Work Experience

Mechanical Engineering Department, Mevlana (Rumi) University, Konya Turkey    (Sep 2013 - Jul 2016)
Director of the Graduate Studies in Science and Engineering
Assoc. Dean of the Faculty of Engineering
Head of the Mechanical Engineering Department

Computer Engineering Department, Zirve University, Gaziantep Turkey    (Oct 2009 - Sep 2013)
Director of the Graduate Studies in Science and Engineering
Head of the Computer Engineering Department

Chemistry Department, University of California, Riverside USA     (Sep 2008 - Aug 2009)

Institute for Theoretical Solid State Physics,
Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research, Dresden GERMANY
    (Mar 2007 - Aug 2008)
Guest Scientist

Computer Engineering Department, Cankaya University, Ankara Turkey     (Sep 2000 - Feb 2007)
Faculty Member


Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey
PhD, Physics (Sep 1999 - Jan 2004), GPA: 3.69 / 4.00
Thesis Title: The Structure, Energetics and Melting Behavior of Free Platinum Clusters

Bogazici University, Istanbul Turkey
MS, Physics (Feb 1996 - Apr 1999)
Thesis Title: Relativistic Two Body Problem and Fourier Analysis on Lorentz Group
BS in Teaching Physics (Sep 1989 - Feb 1994)

Kayseri Science High School, Kayseri Turkey
High School Diploma (Sep 1986 - Jun 1989)

Research Images


Metallic Systems: A Quantum Chemists Perspective, Edited by Orkid Coskuner, Thomas Allison, Carlos A Gonzalez, CRC Press, 2011

Metallic Clusters: Computer Simulations on Structures, Energetics, and Thermodynamics, Verlag Dr. Müller, 2010


E-mail: alisebetci(at)