MEHMETCİK PAMUK                                                                                                                                                                                                                
Assistant Professor

Department of Mathematics
Middle East Technical University
mpamuk at metu.edu.tr
(312) 210 2989    M 124


Professional Experience:
 
 
 
 
Asst. Prof. METU 2009 - present
Postdoctoral Fellow Koc University 2008 - 09
Ph.D. McMaster University 2008
M.S. METU 2002
B.S. METU 1999

Research
Interests:
Algebraic and Geometric Topology

Papers:  6. Arbitrarily Long Factorizations in Mapping Class Groups (with E. Dalyan and M. Korkmaz), to appear in International Mathematics Research Notices
5. s-Cobordism Classification of Manifolds Through the group of Homotopy Self-Equivalences (with F. Hegenbarth and D.Repovs), to appear in Mediterranean Journal of Mathematics
4. Homotopy self-equivalences of 4-manifolds with \pi_1-free second homotopy, J. Math Soc. Japan, 63 (3) 2011
3. Full Lutz twist along the binding of an open book (with B. Özbağcı), Geom. Dedicata 147 (1) 2010
2. Homotopy Self-Equivalences of 4-manifolds with Free Fundamental Group, Canadian Journal of Mathematics, 62 2010
1. Homotopy Self-Equivalences of 4-manifolds with PD_2 Fundamental Group, Topology and its Applications, 156 (8) 2009


Preprints:          Homotopy Classification of PD_4-complexes Relative an Order Relation, (with F. Hegenbarth and  D. Repovs), submitted.

Teaching:
 
Math 153 - CALCULUS FOR MATHEMATICS STUDENTS I 
Math 535 - TOPOLOGY


Links:
 
 
Mathematics ArXiv
JSTOR
Gokova Geometry & Topology Conferences