Boğaziçi Üniversitesi Matematik Bölümü Öğretim Üyesi

**WWW:** web.boun.edu.tr/ayhan.gunaydin/

**CV:** web.boun.edu.tr/ayhan.gunaydin/CV.pdf

**Araştırma Alanları:** Model teorinin cebir ve sayılar teorisine uygulamaları

**İlgi Alanları:** Fotoğraf

**FORMER POSITIONS**

Associate Professor, 2015–2017 Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, Turkey

Assistan Professor, 2012–2015 Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, Turkey

FCT Postdoc, September 2009–September 2012 Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal

Visiting Scholar, January 2009 – July 2009 Fields Institute, Toronto, Canada.

Marie Curie Postdoc, January 2008 – January 2009 University of Oxford, UK.

**EDUCATION**

**PhD in Mathematics**, October 2008

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Dissertation title : Model theory of fields with multiplicative subgroups

Advisor: Lou van den Dries

**BSc in Mathematics**, 2001

Istanbul Bilgi University, Mathematics, Istanbul, Turkey

**AWARDS AND GRANTS**

• BAGEP – Young Scientist Award of Science Academy – Bilim Akademisi – Turkey, 2013 –

• Incomplete List of Teachers Rated as Excellent – University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Fall 2005

• TÜBİTAK – ARDEB 3501 – Coordinator – Groups Definable in Pairs of Algebraically Closed Fields – October 2013 – October 2016

• TÜBİTAK – BIDEB 2221 – Host – March – August 2016

**PUBLICATIONS**

• Fields of real and complex numbers with a small multiplicative group (with L. van den Dries), Proceedings of London Mathematical Society, 93, (2006), pp. 43–81.

• Thorn independence in the field of real numbers with a small multiplicative group (with A. Berenstein and C. Ealy), Annals of Pure and Applied Logic, 150, (2007), pp. 1–18.

• Mann Pairs (with L. van den Dries), Trans. Amer. Math. Soc., 362, (2010), 2393-2414.

• Definable sets in Mann pairs (with L. van den Dries), Communications in Algebra, 39 (2011), pp. 2752–2763.

• Dependent pairs (with P. Hieronymi), Journal of Symbolic Logic, 76, (2011), pp. 377-390.

• The real field with the rational points of an elliptic curve (with P. Hieronymi), Fundamenta Mathematicae, 211, (2011), pp. 15–40.

• Rational solutions of polynomial-exponential equations, International Journal of Number Theory, 8 (2012) 1391–1399