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Personal:
Date of Birth : 1966
Nationality : Turkish
Languages : Turkish (native), English (excellent)
ResearcherID : D-1324-2010
ResearchGate :
Google Scholar : S.K.Yerli
Education:
1999 Ph.D Astronomy, University of Sussex, UK
An observational study of Algol-type Binaries
1993 M.Sc. Physics, ODTÜ, Turkey
Measurement and test of METU Observatory site
1989 B.Sc. Physics, ODTÜ, Turkey
Fellowships:
1994-1998 Ph.D Scholarship the Higher Education of Council of Turkey
Teaching:
May.2013 - Associate Prof., Physics Department, ODTÜ
Jul.2002 - May.2013 Asistant Prof., Physics Department, ODTÜ
Mar.2000 - Jun.2002 Instructor, Physics Department, ODTÜ
Sep.1989 - Dec.1993 Research Assistant, Physics Department, ODTÜ
Courses: (Please see the section courses thought)
Memberships: Turkish Astronomical Society (1988-Date)
International Astronomical Union (2014-Date)
European Astronomical Society (2015-Date)
Duties: TÜBİTAK National Observatory - Member of Technical Committee (2001-Date)
TÜBİTAK National Observatory - Member of Academic Committee (2012-2014)
Member of ODTÜ Arts&Science Faculty Board (2007-2009)
Member of ODTÜ BEK - Computer&Informatics Commission (2009-Date)
Advisor to Head of Physics Department (2015-2016)
Deputy Head of Physics Department (2016-Date)

Academic Skills

Observational Astronomy
  • Experienced on every level of observation: preparation, data acquisition and data reduction.
  • An experienced user of IRAF and STARLINK data reduction packages.
Programming Languages
  • BASIC, Fortran, Pascal, C
Interpreters on Computer
  • LaTeX (tex, sty, cls, bst), Shells (sh,csh), awk, sed, perl, expect, html, php
System Administration
  • 1999 to date: system administration of Physics Department.
  • In 1994-1998 constructed and managed a software pool for the STARLINK node of Astronomy centre of Sussex University.

Students

Degree Start End Name / Title
PhD 2016 - Ahmet Ünal
PhD 2015 - Esra Benli Öztürk
Inspection of Electro-Optical Design Parameters of High Resolution Earth-Observing Satellites in Terms of Modulation Transfer Function (MTF) and Signal to Noise Ratio (SNR) Requirements
MSc 2015 2016.06 Serhat Hasan Aslan
SWIR Objective Design using SEIDEL Aberration Theory
MSc 2011 2012.06 Baha Dinçel
Determining the Asymmetry of the Galactic Structure by Studying the Distribution of Pulsars
MSc 2011 2012.02 Nezihe Uzun
The Free Electron Distribution of the Milkyway Galaxy

Projects

Starting Year Title / Investigators Status Institution Budget
2016/10
(+5 yr)
2016K12138
Doğu Anadolu Gözlemevi Odak Düzlemi Aygıtları ve AO Sistemi
Dört paydaş üniversitenin bir ayağı; Ulusal kapsamda Astronomi Optiği Lab'ı kurulacak
(S.K.Yerli - PI; ve bölüm öğr.elemanları)
Running DPT 2.2 MTL
2014/04
(+3 yr)
113F266
Meteoroloji Destekli Astronomik Görüş Ölçümü için Otomatik İstasyon Tasarımı
ve Prototip Yapımı
(S.K.Yerli - PI; and 10 other investigators; 4 consultants)
Running TÜBİTAK-MFAG 399 kTL
2012/01
(+5 yr)
2011K120230
Doğu Anadolu Gözlemevi (see http://dag-tr.org/)
(C.Yeşilyaprak - PI; S.K.Yerli and many others)
Running DPT 50 MTL
2011/12
(+2 yr)
2011/374
ATA50 Teleskobunun Otomasyonu ve Uzaktan Erişime Açılması
(C.Yeşilyaprak; S.K.Yerli; F.F.Özeren; S.Özdemir; N.Aksaker; Y.Güney; A.K.Kabakuş; E.Dikicioğlu; E.Yaşar; B.B.Güçsav; Y.Yıldıran; E.Daş; H.Kaçış; M.Albay)
BAP of Erzurum Atatürk University, Physics Department
Completed BAP 16 kTL
2011/12
(+2 yr)
2011/366
Yıldızların Optik ve Kırmızı Bölge Fotometrik Gözlemleri
(C.Yeşilyaprak; S.K.Yerli; T.Şahin; S.Özdemir; N.Aksaker; Y.Güney; E.Dikicioğlu; E.Yaşar; E.Daş; H.Kaçış)
BAP of Erzurum Atatürk University, Physics Department
Completed BAP 30 kTL
2011/07
(+2 yr)
11-3283
Çok Amaçlı CCD Kamera
(F.F.Özeren; M.Tanrıver; C.Yeşilyaprak; S.K.Yerli; M.Helvacı, İ.A.Oralhan; M.K.Yıldız)
BAP of Erciyes University, Astro. and Space Sci. Department
Completed BAP 80 kTL
2011/01
(+1 yr)
2011K120230
Doğu Anadolu Gözlemevi (see http://dag-tr.org/)
(C.Yeşilyaprak - PI; S.K.Yerli and many others)
Completed DPT
(pre-project)
100 kTL
2010/07
(+1 yr)
2011/40
Atatürk Üniversitesi Astrofizik Araştırma Teleskobu
(C.Yeşilyaprak; Ü.Kızıloğlu; A.Esendemir; S.K.Yerli; M.Helvacı; N.Aksaker; B.B.Güçsav; M.E.Aydın; D.Çoker; E.Dikicioğlu; E.Şakar; E.Yaşar)
BAP of Erzurum Atatürk University, Physics Department
Completed BAP 150 kTL
2010/04
(+3 yr)
109T736
Galaksideki pulsarlar ve yıldız oluşum bölgelerinin (SFR) dağılımını güncelleyerek SFR'lerin Galaksi Düzlemine göre asimetrisinin ilk kez belirlenmesi
(S.K.Yerli; A.Ankay; C.Yeşilyaprak)
Completed TÜBİTAK-TBAG 185 kTL
2008/11
(+3 yr)
108T475
TÜBİTAK Ulusal Gözlemevi Verileri Kullanılarak Uzun ve Kısa Dönemli Farklı Türden Değişen Yıldızların Belirlenmesi ve Fotometrik İncelemeleri
(C.Yeşilyaprak; Ü.Kızıloğlu; S.K.Yerli)
Completed TÜBİTAK-TBAG 195 kTL
2008/01
(+2 yr)
2008/109
Uluslararası Büyük bir Gözlemevi Yerleşkesi Belirlemek Amacıyla Palandöken Dağı ve Çevresinde Atmosferik Görüş Kalitesinin ve SÖnümleme Katsayılarının Astronomik Gözlemlerle Belirlenmesi
(Y.Şahin; C.Yeşilyaprak; S.Özdemir; S.K.Yerli; M.Helvacı)
BAP of Erzurum Atatürk University, Physics Department
Completed BAP 26 kTL
2006/07
(+3 yr)
106T040
Bileşenlerinden biri sıkı cisim olan sistemlerdeki disk yapılarının incelenmesi
(Ü.Kızıloğlu; N.Kızıloğlu; A.Baykal; Ş.Balman; S.K.Yerli; S.Çağdaş İnam)
Completed TÜBİTAK-TBAG 250 kTL

Meetings

International
  • SPIE-2016, 26 Jun-1 Jul, 2016, Edinburgh, UK
    (Posters + Oral)
  • SPIE-2014, 22-27 Jun 2014, Montreal, Canada
    (Poster)
  • SPIE-2012, 1-6 Jul 2012, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Telescopes from Afar, 28 Feb-3 Mar 2011, Hawaii, USA
    (Poster)
  • IAU School for Young Astronomers - 2008, 1-20 July 2008, Istanbul, Turkey
    (as an invited lecturer on "Data Reduction with IRAF")
  • NATO-ASI The EM Spectrum of Neutron Stars, 7-18 June 2005, Marmaris, Turkey
    (as a member of LOC and as one of the editors of proccedings)
  • The Fourth WET (Whole Earth Telescope) Workshop, 21-25 July 1997, Koninki, Poland
  • NATO-ASI Evolutionary Processes in Binary Stars, 10-21 July 1995, Cambridge, UK
  • NATO-ASI Lives of Neutron Stars, 29/8-11/9 1993, Kemer-Antalya
  • NATO-ASI Active Close Binaries, 11-22 September 1989, Kusadasi-Izmir
National
  • 20. National Astronomy Meeting, September 2016, Erzurum (Oral + Poster)
  • 19. National Astronomy Meeting, February 2015, Ankara (Oral)
  • 17. National Astronomy Meeting, September 2010, Adana (Oral)
  • 16. National Astronomy Meeting, September 2008, Canakkale
  • 15. National Astronomy Meeting, September 2006, Istanbul (Oral)
  • 13. National Astronomy Meeting, September 2002, Antalya (Oral)
  • 11. National Astronomy Meeting, 7-10 August 1999, Elazig (Oral)
  • Photometry Workshop, 20-21 June 1991, Malatya
  • 7. National Astronomy Meeting, 10-15 September 1990, Silivri, Istanbul
  • 6. National Astronomy Meeting, 14-16 September 1988, Bornova-Izmir

Observations

Date Place Subject Tel. Nights
2013/01 Subaru Telescope, Hawaii Searching OB runaway stars in SNR; co-investigator 8.0m 4h(S)
2013/01 CAHA-CAFOS, Spain Searching OB runaway stars in SNR; co-investigator 2.2m 1
2013/A TUG, Antalya, Turkey Identifying OB runaway stars in SNR: Photmetry; PI 1.0m 8
2012/A+2 TUG, Antalya, Turkey Searching OB runaway stars in SNR; PI 1.5m 2+2+2
2011/1 TUG, Antalya, Turkey Spect. Obs. of KU And; co-investigator 1.5m 2
2010/1+2 TUG, Antalya, Turkey Spect. Obs. of OB Runaways 1.5m 2+2
2010/1+2 TUG, Antalya, Turkey Spect. Obs. of PNe (North); co-investigator 1.5m 2+2
2010/1+2 TUG, Antalya, Turkey Spect. Obs. of KU And; co-investigator 1.5m 2+2
2009/1+2 TUG, Antalya, Turkey Be Stars; co-observer 1.5m 4+4
Jul. 2008 Faulkes Telescopes - North, Hawaii Director of remote obs. for ISYA 2008 2.0m 3
2008/1+2 TUG, Antalya, Turkey Algols 1.5m 17+3
2008/1+2 TUG, Antalya, Turkey Be Stars; co-observer 1.5m 4+4
2007/2 TUG, Antalya, Turkey Algols 0.4m 6
2007/1+2 TUG, Antalya, Turkey Be Stars; co-observer 1.5m 5+5
2006/1+2 TUG, Antalya, Turkey Be Stars; co-observer 1.5m 3+6
2004/1 TUG, Antalya, Turkey Algols 0.4m 11
2003/2 TUG, Antalya, Turkey OB Runways 1.5m 4
2003/1 TUG, Antalya, Turkey Algols 0.4m 8
2002/1+2 TUG, Antalya, Turkey Algols 0.4m 12
2002/2 TUG, Antalya, Turkey OB Runaways 1.5m 9
2001/2 TUG, Antalya, Turkey Algols 0.4m 7
May.1997 San Pedro Martir, OAN, Mexico PhD thesis work 2.3m 4
Jul.1996 Crimea, Ukranine Summer School; Attended as an experienced observer 3.2m 15
Mar.1994 La Palma, ING, Spain PhD thesis work 1.0m 7
1991-1993 ODTÜ Observatory MSc thesis work; Site testing of the observatory 0.4m  
1991-1992 ODTÜ Observatory Collaborated observations with Hungary amateurs. 0.4m  

Non-Academic Skills

Astronomy
2013-2015 A member of editoral board of `Gökyüzü', a bullettin of Turkish Astronomical Society.
2011-2012 Editor of `Gökyüzü', a bullettin of Turkish Astronomical Society.
1999-2001 Chief Editor of `Gökyüzü', a national astronomy magazine.
Amateur Astronomy
Amateur Astronomy Society of ODTÜ
2014-DateAcademic advisor of the society
1998-2005Academic advisor of the society
1989-1992The head of the society
1986-1992Active member
1986 Founder member

Non-Academic Activity

1999-Date Science and Society: Founder of the seminar series `Astro-Geyik'; Many seminars on astronomy for all levels of audience; Invited speaker in many 'science and society' campaigns.
July 2001 XXXII International Physics Olympiads: Member of the Organising Commitee and maintainer of the web pages.
April 2001 Yuri's Night 2001: A national leg of an international organisation: As an advisor of the ODTÜ Amateur Astronomy Society I gave a speech during the activity.
2001 - Physics Department web pages: design, maintenance.


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© 2001 Sinan Kaan Yerli