Other Contributions

I have co-supervised two master's students who completed their studies with a review thesis, without original research for publication:

  • DUYGU MALYALI, master's student 2017 – 2020 at EMU; originally from North Cyprus. Co-supervised with Prof. Mehmet Ali Ozarslan. Her thesis title was "(p,q)-Hahn Difference Operator", and she completed her defence on 30 January 2020. She is currently a PhD student at EMU.

  • BUBACARR KANDEH, master's student 2017 – 2020 at EMU; originally from the Gambia. Co-supervised with Prof. Agamirza Bashirov. His thesis title was "Stochastic Calculus with Applications to Finance", and he completed his defence on 6 July 2020.


I have also served on various committees relating to other master's and PhD students as follows:

  • JEAN-DANIEL DJIDA, PhD student 2017 – 2019 at the University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain; originally from Cameroon. Supervised by Prof. Ivan Area and Prof. Juan Nieto. I served on his PhD defence committee together with Prof. Rosana Rodríguez-López and Dr. Cristiana Silva. His thesis title was "Some Nonlocal Operators in Porous Medium Equations: the Extension Problem and Regularity Theory", and he completed his defence on 18 June 2019.

  • ARZU AHMADOVA, PhD student 2018 – 2022 at EMU; originally from Azerbaijan. Supervised by Prof. Nazim Mahmudov. I served on her PhD defence committee together with Prof. Juan Nieto, Prof. Ilham Aliyev, and Prof. Agamirza Bashirov. Her thesis title was "Methods for the Study of Stochastic Differential Equations and Applications: Stochastic Optimal Control Theory", and she completed her defence on 3 February 2022.

  • MAHIR MOHAMMAD ATA ALMATARNEH, PhD student 2019 present at EMU; originally from Jordan. Supervised by Prof. Sonuc Zorlu Ogurlu. I am currently on his thesis monitoring committee.

  • SAKIR MEHMET DINSEV, MSc student 2021 – present at EMU; originally from North Cyprus. Supervised by Asst. Prof. Muge Saadetoglu. I am currently on his thesis monitoring committee.