Assoc. Prof. Cem ÖZEN
Contact:
Phone: 0 212 533 65 32 / 1359
email: cem.ozen@khas.edu.tr
Education:
Undergrad:  METU – Physics (1994)  
Master:  METU– Nuclear Physics (1997)  
PhD:  University of Tennessee – Nuclear Physics (2005) Danışman: 
Academic Experience:
Postdoc:  Gesellschaft für Schwerionenforschung (GSI) – Darmstadt, Germany (20052007) Advisor: 

Postdoc:  Yale University – Advisor: (20072009)  
Asst. Prof.:  Kadir Has University– (20092015)  
Asst. Prof. (adjunct):  Boğaziçi University– Department of Biomedical Engineering (20092015)  
Assoc. Prof.:  Kadir Has University– (2015now) 
Awards:
 TÜBİTAK 2219 International Visiting Scholarship, 2016.
 Outstanding Academic Performance Award, Kadir Has University, 20092010.
 Science Alliance Fellowship, University of TennesseORNL, 1998.
 BellAtlantic Fellowship, George Washington University, 19971998.
Courses Given:
 Physics I (undergraduate),
 Multicore Architectures and Parallel Programming, (undergraduate/graduate),
 System Programming (undergraduate/graduate),
 Operating Systems (undergraduate/graduate),
 Structured Programming (undergraduate),
 Python Programming (undergraduate),
 Systems Biology (graduate),
 Computational Systems Biology (PhD)
 A Survey of Quantum Manybody Methods (undergraduate) (Boğaziçi University)
 Mathematical Modeling for Genetic Circuits (graduate) (Boğaziçi University)
Membership:
American Physical Society
New York Academy of Sciences
Research:
Theoretical Nuclear Structure Physics: Quantum Monte Carlo methods for nuclear applications, microscopic calculation of thermal and statistical nuclear properties
Theoretical/Computational Systems Biology: Gene regulatory network dynamics and design
Past and Current Projects:
TÜBİTAK1001 . 112T973 “Calculation of Nuclear Spin Distributions Using A Microscopic Model”, Principal investigator”. Budget: 112,000 TL (20132016).  
Kadir Has University BAP. “Acceleration of Monte Carlo Algorithms on Graphical processing Units”, Principal investigator. Budget: 18,000 TL (20112013).  
TÜBİTAK1001 110R004“Calculation of Paritydependent Nuclear Level Densities in a Quantum Monte Carlo Approach”, Principal investigator. Budget: 98,000 TL (20102012). 
Recent Publications:
 C. Özen, Y. Alhassid and H. Nakada, “Nuclear state densities of oddmass heavy nuclei in the shell model Monte Carlo approach”, Phys. Rev. C 91 (2015) 034329 (2015)
 Y. Alhassid, M. BonettMatiz, A. Mukherjee , H. Nakada and C. Özen, “Recent Advances in the Application of the Shell Model Monte Carlo Approach to Nuclei”, J. Phys. Conf. Ser., 580 (2015) 012009. (2015)
 C. Özen, Y. Alhassid, and H. Nakada, “Collective Enhancement of Nuclear State Densities by the Shell Model Monte Carlo Approach”, J. Phys. Conf. Ser., 590 (2015) 012025. (2015)
 C. Özen and N.T. Zinner, “Mapping the TwoComponent Atomic Fermi Gas to the Nuclear Shell Model”, J. Eur. Phys. D 68 (2014) 225. (2014)
 Y. Alhassid, C. Özen and H. Nakada, “Calculating Level Densities of Heavy Nuclei by the Shell Model Monte Carlo Method“, Nucl. Data Sheets 118 (2014) 233. (2014)
 C. Özen, Y. Alhassid and H. Nakada, “The crossover from vibrational to rotational collectivity in heavy nuclei in the shellmodel Monte Carlo approach”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 110 (2013) 042502. (2013)
 E. İşeri and C. Özen, “Turkey’s nuclear energy policy: towards a sustainable energy mix?”, Int. J. Nuclear Governance, Economy and Ecology, Vol. 4, No. 1 (2013) 41. (2013)
 Y. Alhassid, A. Mukherjee, H. Nakada and C. Özen, “Recent developments in the shell model Monte Carlo approach to nuclei”, J. Phys. Conf. Ser. 403 (2012) 012012. (2012)
 N.T. Zinner, K. Mølmer, C. Özen, D.J. Dean, and K. Langanke, “Shellmodel Monte Carlo simulations of the BCSBEC crossover in fewfermion systems”, Phys. Rev. A 80 (2009) 013613. (2009)
 Y. Kalmykov, C. Özen, K. Langanke, G. MartinezPinedo, P. von NeumannCosel, and A.Richter, “Spin and ParityResolved Level Densities from the Fine Structure of Giant Resonances”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 202502. (2007)
 C. Özen, K. Langanke, G. MartinezPinedo and D.J. Dean, “Parityprojected Shell Model Monte 3 Carlo Level Densities for fpshell Nuclei”, Phys. Rev. C75 (2007) 064307. (2007)
 C. Özen, D. J. Dean, “Shell Model Monte Carlo Method in the pnformalism and Applications to the Zr and Mo Isotopes”, Phys. Rev. C73 (2006) 014302. (2006)
 M. Congedo, C. Özen, L. Sherlin, “Notes on EEG Resampling by Natural Cubic Spline Interpolation”, J. Neurotherapy, 6, 73 (2002).
Theses Supervised:
Seher Uğurcuklu, graduate student, Boğaziçi University, 20132014, received her M.S. in 2014
Enes Akyüz, graduate student, Istanbul University, 20122013, received his M.S. in 2013.
Markus Leykauf, diplom student, TU Darmstadt/GSI, Germany, 20062007.