Assistant Professor 

Department of Mathematics

Bilkent University

d.yilmaz@bilkent.edu.tr

Ankara, Turkey

 



 

Education  

  • Ph.D., Mathematics, University of California Santa Cruz, 2020 (advisor Robert Boltje)
  • M.Sc., Mathematics, Boğaziçi University, 2015 (advisor Olcay Coşkun)
  • B.Sc., Mathematics, Boğaziçi University, 2013
  • B.Sc., Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Boğaziçi University, 2013
 

Academic Positions 

  • Assistant Professor, Bilkent University, 2022 –
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Picardie Jules Verne, 2021 – 2022 (advisor Serge Bouc)
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, Friedrich-Schiller University of Jena, 2020 – 2021 (advisor Burkhard Külshammer)
  • Chateaubriand Fellow, University of Picardie Jules Verne, 02.2019 – 06.2019
 

Research Interests

  • Finite groups
  • Representation theory
  • Block theory
  • Biset functors
 

Papers

 

Awards and Honours

  • Young Scientist Award (BAGEP), Academy of Sciences, 2023
  • Elected Member of the Inaugural Cohort of the European Mathematical Society Young Academy  
  • Tübitak – 2219 Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2021
  • Chateaubriand Fellowship, 2019
  • Ranked 6th in the National University Entrance Exam, 2008
 
Teaching
  • Math 102: Calculus II, Bilkent University, Spring 2024
  • Math 323: Algebra I, Bilkent University, Fall 2023 
  • Math 102: Calculus II, Bilkent University, Fall 2023
  • Math 102: Calculus II, Bilkent University, Spring 2023
  • Math 101: Calculus I, Bilkent University, Fall 2022
  • Character Theory of Finite Groups, Friedrich-Schiller University of Jena, Spring 2021
  • Math 101: Calculus I, Boğaziçi University, Summer 2019
  • Math 101: Calculus I, Boğaziçi University, Summer 2018