Profile
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Title: 
V. Assist. Prof. Dr.
Surname: 
Tuğrul
Status: 
Full-Time Academic Staff
Program: 
Physics
Role: 
Lecturer
Telephone: 
2975
E-mail: 
tugrulm@metu.edu.tr
Room: 
S147
Educational Background: 
  • PhD, IST Austria
  • MSc in Physics, Institute for Cross-Disciplinary Physics and Complex Systems (UIB-CSIC), Spain
  • MSc in Computational Sciences & Engineering, Koç University, Turkey
  • BSc in Physics, METU, Turkey
Research Interests: 
  • Biophysics, Evolutionary Genetics, Cancer Biology, Statistical Physics & Complex Systems
Courses Taught: 
  • PHY105 (General Physics 1)
Selected Publications: 
  • Murat Tuğrul, Tiago Paixao, Nick Barton and Gasper Tkacik. (2015) “Dynamics of Transcription Factor Binding Site Evolution”, Plos Genetics, 11(11): e1005639
  • Stephanie Keller-Schmidt, Murat Tuğrul, Victor M. Eguiluz, Emilio Hernandez- Garcia, and Konstantin Klemm. (2015) “Anomalous scaling in an age-dependent branching model,” Physical Review E, v.91, 2, p. 022803
  • Murat Tuğrul & Alkan Kabakçıoğlu. (2010) “Anomalies in the transcriptional regulatory network of Saccharomyces Cerevisiae”, J. Theoretical Biology 263, pp. 328–336
  • Emilio Hernandez-Garcia, Murat Tuğrul, E. Alejendro Herrada, Victor M. Eguiluz and Konstantin Klemm. (2010) “Simple Models for Phylogenetic Trees”, Int. J. Bifurcation and Chaos 20-3, pp. 805-881
  • Murat Tuğrul & Alkan Kabakçıoğlu. (2010) “Robustness of Transcriptional Reg- ulation in Yeast-like Model Boolean Networks”, Int. J. Bifurcation and Chaos 20-3, pp.929–935