Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alev Devrim Güçlü


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alev Devrim Güçlü
Tel : +90 (232) 750 7713
Fax : +90 (232) 750 7707
E-mail : devrimguclu(at)
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B.Sc. : Ecole Polytechnique, Université de Montréal, 1997
M.Sc.:  Ecole Polytechnique, Université de Montréal, 1999
PhD. :  McGill University, 2003
Post-Doctoral Research
Cornell Univerity, 2003-2006
Duke University, 2006-2008
National Research Council Canada, 2008-2012 


Undergrad: Optics and waves, Modern Physics, Quantum Mechanics I-III, Classical Mechanics I-II.
Grad: Statistical Mechanics, Scientific Research Methods and Ethics.


Research Areas & Interests
  • Quantum, electronic, magnetic, and photonic properties of semiconductor and graphene nanostructures
  • Correlated electron systems
  • Spintronic nanostructures
  • Many-body computational tools



Graphene Quantum dots,
Güçlü A.D., Potasz P., Korkusinski M., and Hawrylak P.,
Springer (2014).

Selected Publications

  1. Excitonic absorption in gate controlled graphene quantum dots,
    Güçlü A.D., Potasz P., and Hawrylak P.,
    Phys. Rev. B. 82, 155445 (2010).
  2. Magnetism and correlations in fractionally filled degenerate states of graphene quantum dots
    Güçlü A.D., Potasz P., Voznyy O., Korkusinski M., and Hawrylak P.,
    Phys Rev. Lett. 103, 246805 (2009).
  3. Localization in an inhomogeneous quantum wire,
    Güçlü A.D., Umrigar C.J., Jiang H., and Baranger H.U.,
    Phys. Rev. B Rapid Comm. 80, 201302 (2009).
  4. Correlation induced inhomogeneity in circular quantum dots,
    Ghosal A., Güçlü A.D., Umrigar C.J., Ullmo D., and Baranger H.U.,
    Nature Phys. 2, 336 (2006).
  5. Wigner crystallization at graphene edges,
    AD Güçlü,
    Phys. Rev. B. 93, 045114 (2016).
 List of Publications