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