|Dr. Ceren Ulusoy|
Faculty of Science
Department of Physics
Post Doctoral Researcher
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Doctorate / Ph.D. : Ege University – Department of Astronomy and Space Sciences (2004- 2008), Izmir, Turkey.
Master / M.Sc. : Ege University – Department of Astronomy and Space Sciences (2002 - 2004), Izmir, Turkey.
Bachelor / B.Sc. : Ege University – Department of Astronomy and Space Sciences (1996 - 2001), Izmir, Turkey.
FIELDS OF SPECIALISATION, RESEARCH AND INTEREST
Beta Cephei, Delta Scuti, SX Phe and Gamma Dor Type Pulsating Stars
Beta Cephei Stars in Open Clusters
Spectroscopic and Photometric Observations
Data Analysis, Interpretation of the Results
Astroparticle Physics: Neutron Stars and Gamma Ray Bursts
Full time Post Doctoral Researcher University of Johannesburg (APK), Department of Physics, (2010), Johannesburg, South Africa.
2010-present Post Doctoral Researcher in South Africa.
2009-2010 Project Researcher 6 months research experience on Neutron Stars in Izmır , Turkey.
2001-2009 High School Mathematics Teachership in Izmir, Turkey.
2004-2008 Ph.D. student. (4 years research experience on Photometry of Selected Beta Cephei Stars in Izmir, Turkey.
2002-2004 M.Sc. student (2 years research experience on Photoelectric Photometry of The Beta Cephei Star “BW Vulpeculae” in Izmir, Turkey.
2000-2001 B.Sc. student (1 year research experience on “A type Stars”) in Izmır Turkey
CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS PARTICIPATED IN
2010 : The XXII Canary Islands Winter School of Astrophysics, Tenerife, La Laguna, Canary Islands, Spain (Participant).
2010 : 55th Annual Conference of The South African Institute of Physics, Pretoria, South Africa (Presentation).
2009: Fermi Lat Data Anlysis Workshop Sabancı Universty, Istanbul, Turkey.
2009: Astrophysics of Neutron Stars, Istanbul, Turkey.
2007 : Summer School on Spectroscopy. Held in Rozhen Observatory, Rozhen, Bulgaria (Participant and presentation )
2004 : Turkish National Astronomy Meeting. Held in Kayseri, Turkey(Presentation).
2003: The Magnetized Interstellar Medium Conference. Held in Antalya, Turkey (Participant).
2002 :Turkish National Astronomy Meeting. Held in Antalya, Tubitak National Observatory Turkey (Participant).
2000 Turkish National Astronomy Meeting. Held in Izmir, Turkey (Participant).
CERTIFICATES, PRIZES AND FELLOWSHIPS AWARDED
2010 : The XXII Canary Islands Winter School of Astrophysics, Tenerife, La Laguna, Canary Islands, Spain.
2010-2012 : Republic of South Africa, National Research Foundation, Post Doctoral Innovation Fellowship.
2010-2012 : Republic of South Africa, University of Johannesburg, Post Doctoral Fellowship.
2007 : Practical School of Spectroscopy, Bulgaria
2003 : Computer Course Speacilist Certificate, Turkey
2002 : Language (English) School Certificate, Turkey
2001 : Mathematics Teachership Formation Certificate – Ege University Fac. Of Education, Turkey
1996 – 2001 : Rep. Of Turkey, High Education Fellowships
The field high-amplitude SX Phe variable BL Cam: results from a multisite photometric campaign. II. Evidence of a binary - possibly triple – system, Fauvaud, S et al.,2010, A&A, 515, 39.
BL Cam light maximum times, Fauvaud, S et al., 2010yCat..35159039F:
VizieR On-line Data Catalog: J/A+A/515/A39. Originally published in: 2010A&A...515A..39F
The Field High-Amplitude SX Phe Variable BL Cam: Results From A Multisite Photometric Campaign.I. Pulsation, Fauvaud, S et al.,2007, A&A, 471, 255.
NASA Kepler Mission – Kepler Asteroseismic Science Consortium (KASC)
Working Group 2 – Oscillations in Clusters
Working Group 3 – Beta Cephei Stars
Working Group 4 – Delta Scuti Stars
Working Group 10 – Gamma Doradus Stars
Tel: +27 (0) 11 559 4416
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