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Prof.Dr. MUSTAFA KORKMAZ
FACULTY OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
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Url :  http://www.metu.edu.tr/~korkmaz
Phone :  +90312210 5350
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Education

  Bachelor's, INONU, Mathematics
  Master's, Michigan State University, Mathematics
  Doctorate, Michigan State University, Mathematics

Publications (INTERNATIONAL)

Journal Papers

  A.1 Mustafa Korkmaz, First homology group of mapping class groups of nonorientable surfaces. "Mathematical Proceedings of Cambridge Philosophhical Society", 123, (1998), p.487-499.
  A.2 Mustafa Korkmaz, Automorphisms of complexes of curves on punctured sphere and on punctured tori. "Topology and its Applications", 95, (1999), p.85-111.
  A.3 Mustafa Korkmaz, John D. McCarthy, Surface mapping class groups are ultrahopfian. "Mathematical Proceedings of Cambridge Philosophical Society", 129, (2000), p.35-53.
  A.4 Mustafa Korkmaz, Noncomplex smooth 4-manifolds with Lefschetz fibrations. "International Mathematics Research Notices", 2001, (2001), p.115-128.
  A.5 Mustafa Korkmaz, Burak Ozbagci, Minimal number of singular fibers in a Lefschetz fibration. "Proceeding of American Mathematical Society", 129, (2001), p.1545-1549.
  A.6 Mustafa Korkmaz, On endomorphisms of surface mapping class groups. "Topology", 40, (2001), p.463-467.
  A.7 Mustafa Korkmaz, The second homology groups of mapping class groups of orientable surfaces. "Math. Proc. Camb. Phil. Soc.", (2001).
  A.8 Mustafa Korkmaz, Commutators, Lefschetz fibrations and signatures of surface bundles. "Topology", (2001).
  A.9 Mustafa Korkmaz, Mapping class groups of nonrýentable surfaces. "Geometriae Dedicata", (2001).
  A.10 Mustafa Korkmaz, Mapping class groups of nonorientable surfaces. "Geometriae Dedicata", 89, (2002), p.109-133.
  A.11 H. Endo, M. Korkmaz, D. Kotschick , B. Ozbagci , A. Stipsicz, Commutators, Lefschetz fibrations and signatures of surface bundles. "Topology", 41, (2002), p.961-977.
  A.12 Mustafa Korkmaz, Andras Stipsicz, The second homology groups of mapping class groups of orientable surfaces. "Mathematical Proceedings of Cambridge Philosophical Society", 134, (2003), p.479--489.
  A.13 Mustafa Korkmaz, Stable commutator length of a Dehn twist. "Michigan Mathematical Journal", 52, (2004), p.23-31.
  A.14 Mustafa Korkmaz, Generating the surface mapping class group by two elements. "Transections of American Mathematical Society", 357, (2005), p.3299—3310.
  A.15 William Harvey, Mustafa Korkmaz, Homomorphisms from mapping class groups. "Bulletin of London Mathematical Socety", 37, (2005), p.275--284.
  A.16 Mustafa Korkmaz, On stable torsion length of a Dehn twist. "Mathematical Research Letters", 12, (2005), p.335--339.
  A.17 Mustafa Korkmaz, Elmas Irmak, Automorphisms of the Hatcher-Thurston complex. "Israel Journal of Mathematics", 162, (2007), p.183-196.
  A.18 Mustafa Korkmaz, Burak Özbağcı, On sections of elliptic fibrations. "Michigan Mathematical Journal", 56, (2008), p.77--87.
  A.19 Mustafa Korkmaz, Lefschetz fibrations and an invariant of finitely presented groups. "International Mathematics Research Notices", 2009, (2009), p.1547--1572.
  A.20 Ferihe Atalan, Mustafa Korkmaz, Number of pseudo-Anosov elements in the mapping class group of a four-holed sphere. " Turkish J. Math.", 34, (2010), p.585--592.
  A.21 Mustafa Korkmaz, Athanase Papadopoulos, On the arc and curve complex of a surface. " Math. Proc. Cambridge Philos. Soc", 148, (2010), p.473--483.
  A.22 Mustafa Korkmaz, Athanase Papadopoulos, On the ideal triangulation graph of a punctured surface. "Annales de l’Institut Fourier", 62, (2012), p.1367--1382.
  A.23 Baykur, Inanc; Korkmaz, Mustafa; Monden Naoyuki, Sections of surface bundles and Lefschetz fibrations. "Trans. Amer. Math. Soc.", 365, (2013), p.5999--6016.
  A.24 Mustafa Korkmaz, Ferihe Atalan, Automorphisms of curve complexes on nonorientable surfaces. "Groups Geom. Dyn.", 8, (2014), p.39--68.
  A.25 Elif Dalyan, Mustafa Korkmaz, Mehmetcik Pamuk, Arbitrarily long factorizations in mapping class groups. "International Mathematics Research Notices", 2015, (2015), p.9400–9414.
  A.26 Inanç Baykur, Mustafa Korkmaz, Small Lefschetz fibrations and exotic 4-manifolds. "Mathematische Annalen", 367, (2017), p.1333--1361.
 

Conference Papers

  A.1 Mustafa Korkmaz, Sections of the eliiptic fibration. "Oberwolfach Reports", (2006).

Book and Chapter in a Book

  A.1 Mustafa Korkmaz, Problems on homomorphisms of mapping class groups. "Problems on Mapping Class Groups and Related Topics", 74, (2006), p.85-94.
  A.2 Mustafa Korkmaz, Andras Stipsicz, Lefschetz fibrations on 4-manifolds . "Handbook of Teichmüller theory. Vol. II", (2009), p.271--296.
  A.3 Mustafa Korkmaz, Minimal generating sets for the mapping class group of a surface. "Handbook of Teichmüller spaces, Volume III", (2012), p.441--463.

Publications (NATIONAL)

 

Journal Papers

  A.1 Mustafa korkmaz, On the linearity of certain mapping class groups. "Turkish Journal of Mathematics", 24, (2000), s.367-371.
  A.2 Mustafa Korkmaz, Low-dimensional homology groups of mapping class groups: a survey. "Turkish Journal of Mathematics", 26, (2002), s.101-114.
  A.3 Mustafa Korkmaz, On cofinite subgroups of mapping class groups. "Turkish Journal of Mathematics", 27, (2003), s.115--123.
 

Conference Papers

  A.1 Mustafa Korkmaz, Noncomplex smooth 4-manifolds with Lefschetz fibrations. "Ulusal Matematik Sempozyumu", (1999).
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