GRADUATE SCHOOL OF NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCESMICRO and NANOTECHNOLOGY


Academic Staff

 

 

 <<Program Chair>>

Assoc. Prof. Burcu Akata Kurç

 

Micro and Nanotechnology

 

 

Room : Central Lab. No 211
Phone : +90 (312) 210-6459
Fax : +90 (312) 210-6425
E-mail : akata@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


Nanoporous Materials and Biosensor, Industrial, Solar Cell, Photochromic Applications

 

 

 

Prof. Vedat Akdeniz

 

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

 

 

Room : D-205
Phone : +90 (312) 210-5934
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2518
E-mail : akdeniz@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


Amorphous/Glassy Metallic Alloys; Nanocrystalline Materials; Intermetallics; Interfaces and Interfacial Reactions

 

 

 

 

Prof. Tayfun Akın

 

 

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

 

 

Room : D-111
Phone : +90 (312) 210-2369
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2304
E-mail : tayfunakin@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


MEMS, Silicon-based integrated microsensors and transducers, Infrared detectors and readout circuitry, Silicon micromachining

 

 

 

Prof. M. A. Sahir Arıkan

 

Mechanical Engineering

 

 

Room : F - 210, E - 107
Phone : +90 (312) 210-2556
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2536
E-mail : e006492@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


CAD, CAM, Robotics, Machine Elements, Machine Design, Gear Design, Gear Dynamics

 

 

 

 

 

Prof. Mehmet Kadri Aydınol

 

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

 

 

Room :  D-103
Phone : +90 (312) 210-2523
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2518
E-mail :  kadri@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


Atomistic Computer Modelling of Materials:Ab Initio Methods, Monte Carlo, Molecular Dynamics Simulations, Energy Storage Materials:Lithium Batteries, Hydrogen Storage, Corrosion, Titanium Alloys

 

 

 

 

Assist. Prof. Kıvanç Azgın

 

Mechanical Engineering

 

 

Room :  G-207
Phone : +90 (312) 210-2535
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2536
E-mail :  azgin@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


Micro Electromechanical Systems and Micro Systems (MEMS), Micro Sensors and Actuators, Resonators, Oscillatory and Resonant Systems, Micro Robotics, Bio-MEMS, Mechatronics and Control Theory

 

 

 

 

 

Assoc. Prof. Barış Bayram

 

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

  

 

Room :  C-105
Phone : +90 (312) 210-4420
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2304
E-mail :  bbayram@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Microelectromechanical (MEMS), Devices and Systems, Ultrasound MEMS Transducers, Diamond based MEMS Devices

Ultrananocrystalline, Diamond Transducers for Therapeutic Applications, Surface Acoustic Wave Transducers, VLSI Circuit Design for MEMS Devices

 

 

 

 

Assoc. Prof. Alpan Bek

 

Physics

 

 

Room :  125
Phone : +90 (312) 210-5075
Fax : +90 (312) 210-5099
E-mail :  bek@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


Plasmonics, Photonics, Bio-physics, Bio-photonics, Solar Energy

 

 

 

 

 

Prof. Cengiz Beşikçi

 

Electrical and Electronics

Engineering

 

 

Room :  G block
Phone : +90 (312) 210-4530
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2304
E-mail : besikci@eee.metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


Quantum Semiconductor Devices , Infrared Sensor Arrays and Thermal Imaging, Nanophotonics

 

 

 

 

Prof. Ali Çırpan

  

Chemistry


 

Room :  O-112
Phone : +90 (312) 210-5103
Fax : +90 (312) 210-3200
E-mail : acirpan@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


Organic Solar Cell, Organic Light Emitting Diodes (OLEDs), Electrochromic Displays, Conjugated Polymers

 

 

 

 

 

Assoc. Prof. M. Fatih Danışman

 

Chemistry

 

 

Room :  O-212
Phone : +90 (312) 210-7618
Fax : +90 (312) 210-3200
E-mail :  danisman@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


Helium diffraction, self assembled monolayers, organic semiconductor thin films 

 

 

 

 

Assoc. Prof. Arcan Fehmi Dericioğlu

 

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

 

 

Room :  D105
Phone : +90 (312) 210-5941
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2518
E-mail : arcan@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


Interaction of Electromagnetic Radiation with Matter, Electromagnetic Wave Absorbing Materials, High Frequency Transformer Materials, Optical and Optomechanical Composites, Nanostructured Multilayer Composites

 

 

 

 

 

Prof. Haluk Külah

 

Electrical Electronics

Engineering 

 

 

Room :  DZ-05
Phone : +90 (312) 210-2345
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2304
E-mail : kulah@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Micro/Nano Electromechanical Systems (MEMS), BioMEMS, MEMS BasedBiosensors, Energy Scavening and Micro Power Generation, Wireless Integrated Microssytems, Interface Electronics Design for Nano/Micro Scale Sensors and Actuators  

 

 

 

 

 Assoc. Prof. Caner Durucan

 

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

 

 

Room :  D-306
Phone : +90 (312) 210-5840
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2518
E-mail : cdurucan@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


Biomedical Materials, Bioceramics, Calcium PhosphatesGlass Surfaces, Interfaces and Coatings Sol-Gel Chemistry (silicates, organic-inorganic hybrid systems) 

 

 

 

 

 

Assoc. Prof. İrem Erel Göktepe

 

Chemistry

 

 

Room :  O-106
Phone : +90 (312) 210-3233
Fax : +90 (312) 210-3200
E-mail :  erel@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Preparation Of Functional Surfaces Via Layer-By-Layer Self-Assembly Of Water Soluble Polymers, Environmentally-Triggered (Change In Ph, Temperature, Ionic Strength) Loading/Release Of Functional Molecules Into/From Polymer Multilayer Films

 

 

 

 

Assoc. Prof. Emren Nalbant Esentürk  

 

Chemistry

 

 

Room :  
Phone : +90 (312) 210-3229
Fax : +90 (312) 210-3200
E-mail :  emren@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


Inorganic / Materials Chemistry

 

 

 

 

 

Prof. Zafer Evis

 

Engineering Sciences

 

 

Room :  MM-706
Phone : +90 (312) 210-4450
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2389
E-mail :  evis@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


Sintering Of Ceramics; Nanophase Ceramics; Biomaterials: Bone Implants; Bone: Aging, Bone Mineral. 

 

 

 

 

Assoc. Prof. Almıla Güvenç Yazıcıoğlu 

  

Mechanical Engineering

 

 

Room :  B-307
Phone : +90 (312) 210-5263
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2536
E-mail : yalmila@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Microscale Heat Transfer

and Fluid Dynamics,

Microchannel Cooling, Heat Transfer Enhancementusing Nanofluids

 

 

 

 

 

Assist. Prof. Dr. Demet Asil Alptekin 

Department of Chemistry

 

 

Room :  O-110
Phone : +90 (312) 210-3214
Fax : +90 (312) 210-
E-mail :  ademet@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

Nanocrystals
Colloidal Quantum Dots
Metallo-polymers
Organic/Inorganic Solar Cells
Light Emitting Diodes
Electrochromic cells

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Prof. Vasıf Hasırcı

 

Biology

 

 

Room :

Biotechnology Research Unit Bld,

Rm: 101

Phone : +90 (312) 210-5180
Fax : +90 (312) 210-1542
E-mail :  vhasirci@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


Biomaterials And Tissue Engineering: Hydrogels, Controlled Drug Delivery Intelligent Systems And Liposomes, Tissue Engineering, Biodegradable Polymers, Hard Tissue Repair, Nanobiomaterials 

 

 

 

 

 

Assist. Prof. Bilge Imer

 

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

 

 

Room :  
Phone : +90 (312) 210-
Fax : +90 (312) 210-
E-mail :  bimer@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

MOCVD growth of III-Nitride semiconductors CVD, PVD growth of thin film materials (functional coatings, device structures) Bulk crystal growth Cleanroomprocessing, modelling, simulation and testing of nano-structured materials and devices

 

 

 

 

Prof. Gürkan Karakaş

 

Chemical Engineering

 

 

Room :  MM-706
Phone : +90 (312) 210-
Fax : +90 (312) 210-
E-mail : gkarakas@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Semiconductor metal oxide thin films, photocatalysts, photocatalytic thin films and coatings, antimicrobial surfaces, gas sensing thin films 

 

 

 

 

 

Prof. Cevdet Kaynak

 

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

 

 

Room :  D-303
Phone : +90 (312) 210-5920
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2518
E-mail :  ckaynak@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


Polymers and Polymer Macro, Micro-,Nano-Composites

 

 

 

 

Assist. Prof. Serdar Kocaman

 

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

 

 

Room :  A-305
Phone : +90 (312) 210-2372
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2304
E-mail : skocaman@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Optical Nanostructures
Device Opto-electronics
Nonlinear, ultrafast, quantum and precision measurements

 
   
 

 

 

 

 

Prof. Amdulla Mekhrabov

 

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

 

 

Room :  D-304
Phone : +90 (312) 210-5936
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2518
E-mail :  amekh@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Alloy-Design; Metal & Alloy Physics, Computational Materials Science, Intermetallics & Atomic/Magnetic Ordering, Bulk Amorphous/Nanocrystalline Materials, Metal Hydrides & Hydrogen Storage Materials, Magnetic & Magnetocaloric Materials 

 

 

 

 

Assist. Prof. Çağla Meral

 

Civil Engineering

 

 

Room :  K1-235
Phone : +90 (312) 210-2462
Fax : +90 (312) 210-5401
E-mail :  cmeral@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Ceramics, composites, cements. Advanced material characterization. Neutron and synchrotron x-ray techniques. Life-cycle assessment.

 

 

 

 

 

Assoc. Prof. Tuba Okutucu Özyurt

 

Mechanical Engineering

 

 

Room :  A-143
Phone : +90 (312) 210-2575
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2536
E-mail :  okutucu@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Micro-Nanoscale Heat Transfer, Radiative Heat Transfer, Laser Radiation, Laser Induced Plasma and Shock Waves, Heat Transfer in Microchannels, Electronic Cooling, Cooling experiments with nanofluids; Energy harvesting at micro- and nanoscale

 

 

 

 

Prof. Ahmet Oral

 

Physics

 

 

Room :  438
Phone : +90 (312) 210-3266
Fax : +90 (312) 210-5099
E-mail : orahmet@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Graphene Hall Sensors, Highresolution magneticsensors, Magnetic imaging using, Scanning Hall Probe, Microscopy(SHPM) & Magnetic Force Microscopy (MFM) Vortex Imaging of Superconductors Topological Insulators Ultra Sensitive fiber interferometers with <1fm/ ?Hz noise floor Atomic Force Microscopy Non-contact Atomic Force Microscopy in UHV and liquids 

 

 

 

 

 

Prof. Macit Özenbaş

 

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 

 

 

Room :  D-305
Phone : +90 (312) 210-2532
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2518
E-mail :  ozenbas@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Mesoscopic solar cells, Thermoelectric materials, Magnetic nanoparticles, Piezo/Ferroelectric thin films

 

 

 

 

Assist. Prof. Sezer Özerinç

 

Mechanical Engineering

 

 

Room :  B-315
Phone : +90 (312) 210-2548
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2536
E-mail :  ozerinc@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Nanocrystalline, Nanolayered and Nanoporous Materials, Ultra-high strength coatings, Mechanical behavior of materials at the nanoscale, Nanoindentation, Micropillar compression

 

 

 

 

 

Prof. Necati Özkan

 

Polymer Science and Technology

 

 

Room :  Central Lab
Phone : +90 (312) 210-6427
Fax : +90 (312) 210-6425
E-mail :  nozkan@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Ceramics, Rheology, Food Powders, Polymers

 

 

 

 

Prof. Tayfur Öztürk

 

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

 

 

Room :  D-203
Phone : +90 (312) 210-5935
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2518
E-mail :  ozturk@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:


Hydrogen Storage, Material Synthesis, Texture and Microstructure 

 

 

 

 

 

Assoc. Prof. Hande Toffoli

 

Physics

 

 

Room :  439
Phone : +90 (312) 210-3264
Fax : +90 (312) 210-5099
E-mail :  ustunel@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Surface Science, Density Functional Theory, Computational Catalysis

 

 

 

 

Prof. Raşit Turan

 

Physics

 

 

Room :  Z27-28
Phone : +90 (312) 210-5069
Fax : +90 (312) 210-5069
E-mail :  turanr@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Solar cells, Semiconductors, Infrared detectors

 

 

 

 

 

Assoc. Prof. Emrah Ünalan

 

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

 

 

Room :  D-102
Phone : +90 (312) 210-5936
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2518
E-mail :  unalan@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Flexible Electronics, Organic Electronics and Semiconducting Devices, Nanowires and Carbon Nanotubes, Solar cells, Light Emitting Diodes and Batteries, Electrochromic Coatings

 

 

 

 

Prof. Deniz Üner

 

Chemical Engineering

 

 

Room :  
Phone : +90 (312) 210-4383
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2500
E-mail :  uner@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Supported Metal Catalysis, Photocatalysis, Emissions Control Catalysis, Surface Thermodynamics, Advanced Material Characterization

 

 

 

 

 

Prof. Mürvet Volkan  

 

Chemistry

 

 

Room :  
Phone : +90 (312) 210-3228
Fax : +90 (312) 210-3200
E-mail :  murvet@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Analytical Chemistry

 

 

 

 

Assist. Prof. Selçuk Yerci

 

Micro and Nanotechnology

&

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

 

 

Room :  EEE-C110
Phone : +90 (312) 210-2344
Fax : +90 (312) 210-2304
E-mail :  syerci@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Solar cells, near-infrared photodetectors, silicon photonics, alternative solar materials, spectroscopic characterization of optical materials.

 

 

 

 

 

Prof. Ayşen Yılmaz

 

Chemistry

 

 

Room :  
Phone : +90 (312) 210-5150
Fax : +90 (312) 210-3200
E-mail :  ayseny@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Synthesis and Characterization of Group IIA and Transition Metal Hydroxide Nanoparticles and Their Application as Deacidification Agents for Paper-Based Cultural Heritage, Surface Functionalization of SBA-15 Samples., Increasing the Luminescent Properties of Orthoborate compounds, their synthesis and characterizations.

 

 

 

 

Assist. Prof. Emre Yüce

 

Physics 

 

 

Room :  213
Phone : +90 (312) 210-3293
Fax : +90 (312) 210-
E-mail :  eyuce@metu.edu.tr

Research Areas:

 

Photonics, All-optical information technologies, Photonic crystals, Waveguides , Cavities, Wavefront shaping, Holography, Time resolved spectroscopy, Nonlinear optics and Light & Matter interactions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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