Ersin  Göğüş

Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences


    B.Sc. in Physics, Middle East Technical University (1994)
  • M.Sc. in Physics, Middle East Technical University (1997)
  • Ph.D. in Physics, University of Alabama in Huntsville (2002)

Work Experience

    Research Assistant, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL USA (1997-2000)
  • Research Scientist, National Space Science and Technology Center, Huntsville, AL USA (2000-2002)
  • Staff Scientist, Universities Space Research Association, Huntsville, AL USA (2002-2003)
  • Post-doc Research Associate, Sabancı University (2003-2005)
  • Faculty Member, Sabancı University (2005-present)

Areas of Interest

  • High Energy Astrophysics: X-ray and Gamma-ray Properties of Magnetars, X-ray Binaries, Broadband Studies of Gamma Ray Bursts; Astronomy Education


  • Turkish Astronomical Society
  • Turkish Physical Society
  • American Astronomical Society
  • Science Academy


  • FABED Achievement Award – FABED  2012
  • TÜBİTAK Incentive Award – TUBITAK  2008
  • Turkish Academy of Sciences, 2004 Successful Young Scientist Award – (TÜBA-GEBİP)  2004