Prof.

Serkant Ali Çetin

+90 212 311 7850

Santralistanbul / E3-221

Education

  • 2002, PhD., Physics, Boğaziçi University
  • 1998, MSc., Physics, Boğaziçi University
  • 1996, BSc., Physics, Boğaziçi University

Courses

  • SCI 115 - Science and Society: A Look at Particle Physics, 2016-2017 Fall
  • PHYS 301 - Light and Optics, 2016-2017 Fall, 2017-2018 Fall
  • PHYS 302 - Introduction to Modern Physics, 2016-2017 Spring
  • Faculty Coordinator of PHYS 101 & 102 (Physics I & II) from 2015 to 2018 

Areas of Interest

Research Interests

  • Experimental particle and astroparticle physics
  • Particle detectors and accelerators
  • Particle physics phenomenology

Rewards and Achievements

  • 2017, Turkish Physical Society, Honour Award
  • 2015, Turkish Physical Society, Professor Engin Arık Scientist Award
  • 2008, Turkish Academy of Sciences, Distinguished Young Scientist Award
  • 2004, Turkish Physical Society, Professor Şevket Erk Young Scientist Award
  • 1999, The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey, Integrated Doctoral Program Scholarship

Other Information

Academic and Administrative Appointments

  • 2018-present, Acting Dean, İstanbul Bilgi University, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
  • 2017-2018, Vice Rector, İstanbul Bilgi University
  • 2016-present, Director, İstanbul Bilgi University, High Energy Physics Research Center
  • 2015-present, Professor, İstanbul Bilgi University, Dept. of Energy Systems Engineering
  • 2011-2015, Professor, Doğuş University, Dept. of Physics
  • 2011-2015, Chair, Doğuş University, Dept. of Physics
  • 2009-2011, Vice Rector, Doğuş University
  • 2009-2011, Professor, Doğuş University, Div. of Physics
  • 2009-2011, Chair, Doğuş University, Div. of Physics
  • 2009-2009, Rector Consultant, Doğuş University
  • 2007-2008, Acting Chair, Doğuş University, Dept. of Sciences
  • 2006-2009, Vice Dean, Doğuş University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences
  • 2004-2009, Associate Professor, Doğuş University, Div. of Physics
  • 1996-2003, Research Assistant, Boğaziçi University, Dept. of Physics

Scientific Collaborations

  • CERN – ATLAS Collaboration, national contact physicist
  • CERN – CAST Collaboration, team leader
  • IHEP – BESIII Collaboration, team leader

Membership


Publications

  • Conceptual design of the International Axion Observatory (IAXO), By: Armengaud, E.; Avignone, F. T.; Betz, M.; et al., JOURNAL OF INSTRUMENTATION Volume: 9 Article Number: T05002 Published: MAY 2014
  • The quest for axions and other new light particles, By: Baker, K.; Cantatore, G.; Cetin, S. A.; et al., ANNALEN DER PHYSIK Volume: 525 Issue: 6 Pages: A93-A99 Published: JUN 2013
  • Impact of the relatively light fourth family neutrino on the Higgs boson search, By: Cetin, S. A.; Cuhadar-Doenszelmann, T.; Sahin, M.; et al., PHYSICS LETTERS B Volume: 710 Issue: 2 Pages: 328-331 Published: APR 4 2012
  • The fourth Standard Model family and the competition in Standard Model Higgs boson search at Tevatron and LHC, By: Schmidt, N. Becerici; Cetin, S. A.; Istin, S.; et al., EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL C Volume: 66 Issue: 1-2 Pages: 119-126 Published: MAR 2010
  • Observability of the Higgs boson in the presence of extra standard model families at the Tevatron, By: Arik, E.; Cakir, O.; Cetin, S. A.; et al., ACTA PHYSICA POLONICA B Volume: 37 Issue: 10 Pages: 2839-2850 Published: OCT 2006
  • Anomalous single top quark production at the CERN LHC, By: Cakir, O; Cetin, SA, JOURNAL OF PHYSICS G-NUCLEAR AND PARTICLE PHYSICS Volume: 31 Issue: 1 Pages: N1-N8 Published: JAN 2005
  • An X-ray scanner for wire chambers, By: Akesson, T; Arik, E; Assamagan, K; et al., NUCLEAR INSTRUMENTS & METHODS IN PHYSICS RESEARCH SECTION A-ACCELERATORS SPECTROMETERS DETECTORS AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT
  • Volume: 507 Issue: 3 Pages: 622-635 Published: JUL 21 2003
  • Fourth generation pseudoscalar quarkonium production and observability at hadron colliders, By: Arik, E; Cakir, O; Cetin, SA; et al., PHYSICAL REVIEW D Volume: 66 Issue: 11 Article Number: 116006 Published: DEC 1 2002
  • With four standard model families, the LHC could discover the Higgs boson with a few fb(-1), By: Arik, E; Arik, M; Cetin, SA; et al., EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL C Volume: 26 Issue: 1 Pages: 9-11 Published: NOV 2002
  • A search for vector diquarks at the CERN LHC, By: Arik, E; Cetin, SA; Cakir, O; et al., JOURNAL OF HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS Issue: 9 Article Number: 024 Published: SEP 2002
  • Consequences of the extra SM families on the Higgs boson production at Fermilab Tevatron and CERN LHC, By: Arik, E; Cakir, O; Cetin, SA; et al., PHYSICAL REVIEW D Volume: 66 Issue: 3 Article Number: 033003 Published: AUG 1 2002
  • Using Linux PCs in DAQ applications, By: Unel, G; Ambrosini, G; Beck, HP; et al., IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON NUCLEAR SCIENCE Volume: 47 Issue: 2 Pages: 109-113 Part: 1 Published: APR 2000

 

   ATLAS Collaboration papers (top 5 citations, 18.06.2015):

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  • Observation of a new particle in the search for the Standard Model Higgs boson with the ATLAS detector at the LHC, PHYSICS LETTERS B Volume: 716 Issue: 1 Pages: 1-29 Published: SEP 17 2012
  • The ATLAS Simulation Infrastructure, EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL C Volume: 70 Issue: 3 Pages: 823-874 Published: DEC 2010
  • Combined search for the Standard Model Higgs boson using up to 4.9 fb(-1) of pp collision data at root s=7 TeV with the ATLAS detector at the LHC, PHYSICS LETTERS B Volume: 710 Issue: 1 Pages: 49-66 Published: MAR 29 2012
  • Observation of a Centrality-Dependent Dijet Asymmetry in Lead-Lead Collisions at root s(NN)=2.76 TeV with the ATLAS Detector at the LHC, PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS Volume: 105 Issue: 25 Article Number: 252303 Published: DEC 13 2010
  • Measurements of Higgs boson production and couplings in diboson final states with the ATLAS detector at the LHC, PHYSICS LETTERS B Volume: 726 Issue: 1-3 Pages: 88-119 Published: OCT 2013


   CAST Collaboration papers:

  • Search for chameleons with CAST, Physics Letters B, Volume 749, Pages 172.180, Published: OCT 7 2015
  • New solar axion search using the CERN Axion Solar Telescope with He4 filling, PHYSICAL REVIEW D 92, 021101(R) Published: JUL 28 2015
  • Search for Solar Axions by the CERN Axion Solar Telescope with He-3 Buffer Gas: Closing the Hot Dark Matter Gap, PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS Volume: 112 Issue: 9 Article Number: 091302 Published: MAR 4 2014d
  • Search for Sub-eV Mass Solar Axions by the CERN Axion Solar Telescope with He-3 Buffer Gas, PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS Volume: 107 Issue: 26 Article Number: 261302 Published: DEC 23 2011
  • Probing eV-scale axions with CAST, JOURNAL OF COSMOLOGY AND ASTROPARTICLE PHYSICS Issue: 2 Article Number: 008 Published: FEB 2009
  • The CERN axion solar telescope (CAST): Status and prospects, NUCLEAR PHYSICS B-PROCEEDINGS SUPPLEMENTS Volume: 114 Pages: 75-80 Article Number: PII S0920-5632(02)01894-7 Published: FEB 2003
  • The CERN Axion Solar Telescope (CAST), NUCLEAR PHYSICS B-PROCEEDINGS SUPPLEMENTS Volume: 110 Pages: 85-87 Article Number: PII S0920-5632(02)01459-7 Published: JUL 2002

 

   BESIII Collaboration papers (top 5 citations, 18.06.2015):

   Click here for full list of papers within BESIII Collaboration (as of #27).

  • Observation of a Charged Charmoniumlike Structure in e(+)e(-) -> pi(+)pi(-) J/psi at root s=4.26 GeV, PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS Volume: 110 Issue: 25 Article Number: 252001 Published: JUN 17 2013
  • Observation of a Charged Charmoniumlike Structure Z(c) (4020) and Search for the Z(c) (3900) in e(+)e(-) -> pi(+) pi(-)h(c), PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS Volume: 111 Issue: 24 Article Number: 242001 Published: DEC 10 2013
  • Observation of a Charged Charmoniumlike Structure in e(+)e(-) -> (D* (D)over-bar*)(+/-)pi(-/+) at root s=4.26 GeV, PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS Volume: 112 Issue: 13 Article Number: 132001 Published: APR 2 2014
  • Observation of a Charged (D(D)over-bar*)(+/-) Mass Peak in e(+)e(-) -> pi D(D)over-bar* at root s=4.26 GeV, PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS Volume: 112 Issue: 2 Article Number: 022001 Published: JAN 15 2014
  • Observation of e(+)e(-) -> gamma X(3872) at BESIII, PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS Volume: 112 Issue: 9 Article Number: 092001 Published: MAR 3 2014


   Non-SCI Publications

  • Why QCD Explorer stage of the LHeC should have high(est) priority, Cetin S.A.; Sultansoy S.; Unel G., e-print: arXiv:1305.5572 [hep-ph] (2013)
  • Status of the Fourth Generation – A Brief Summary of B3SM-III Workshop in Four Parts, Cetin S.A.; W.-S. Hou G.; Ozcan V.E.; et al., e-print: arXiv:1112.2907 [hep-ph] (2011)
  • The impact of the fourth SM family on the Higgs observability at the LHC, Arik E.; Cetin S.A.; Sultansoy S., Balkan Physics Letters, 15(4) (2007) / e-Print: arXiv:0708.0241 [hep-ph] (2007)
  • Photoelectron counting using a position sensitive photomultiplier under Linux, Akdogan T.; Arik E.; Cetin S.A.; et al., Balkan Physics Letters, 5(3) pp.179-187 (1997).