Physics motto
View Edit History Print
Admission»İsmail Rafatov

İsmail Rafatov

Assoc. Prof. Dr. İsmail Rafatov

Assoc. Prof. in Plasma Physics

e-mail:rafatov@metu.edu.tr
www:http://www.metu.edu.tr/~rafatov
Phone:+90 312 210 3254
Fax:+90 312 210 5099
Room:P415
Address:Physics Dept.
Middle East Technical University
06800
Ankara - TURKEY

Research Interests:
  • Numerical modelling of gas discharge plasmas
  • Nonlinear dynamics and pattern formation
  • Numerical methods for ODEs, PDEs, and Computing
Courses:
  • PHYS435 - Int. to Nonlinear Dynamical Systems and Chaos I
  • PHYS436 - Int. to Nonlinear Dynamical Systems and Chaos II
  • PHYS427 - Int. to Plasma Physics
  • PHYS428 - Int. to Magnetohydrodynamics
  • PHYS209 - Mathem. Methods in Physics I
  • PHYS210 - Mathem. Methods in Physics II
  • PHYS503 - Methods of Mathem. Physics I
  • PHYS504 - Methods of Mathem. Physics II
  • PHYS311 - Classical Mechanics
  • PHYS742 - Comput. Methods in Plasma Physics
  • MATH260 - Basic Linear Algebra
Education:
  • M.S.: Applied Math. Dept., Kyrgyz National Univ. (1995)
  • Ph.D.: Physics Dept., Kyrgyz Russian Slavic Univ. (1999)
Career:
  • 1999-2001 Assist. Prof., American Univ. of Central Asia, Kyrgyzstan
  • 2001-2002 Assist. Prof., Math. Dept., Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart Univ.
  • 2003-2004 Postdoctoral Fellow, CWI, Netherlands
  • 2004-2005 NATO-PC Postdoctoral Fellow, Physics Dept., METU
  • 2005-2011 Assist. Prof., Physics Dept., METU
  • 2011 - Assoc. Prof., Physics Dept., METU

Curriculum Vitae