Ali Rana Atılgan »Faculty Member
Biological physics • Systems science • Mechanics of Materials
Burç Mısırlıoğlu »Faculty Member
Functional materials for components in electronic applications. Phase transitions in functional oxides and artificially grown multilayers/superlattices. Effect of defects on thermodynamics and phase transitions of crystalline materials. Ferroelectrics and dielectrics with tunable properties. Semiconducting properties of ferroelectrics as wide bandgap systems. Growth and characterization of ferroelectric and multiferroic films using chemical precursor methods.
Canan Atılgan »Faculty Member
Polymer and protein dynamics; theoretical and computational investigation of complex molecular systems.
Cengiz KayaFaculty Member
Synthesis of nanostructured materials, nanotubes, nanowires Fiber reinforced ceramic composites for high temperature applications Coatings of nanomaterials Hydrothermal processing Shielding materials Biomaterials
Cleva Ow-Yang »Faculty Member
developing nanoparticle-based optical materials controlled assembly of nanoparticles mechanisms of extended phosphorescence origin of wetting structure and properties of interfaces thermodynamics and kinetics of phase transformations
Emre Erdem »Faculty Member
Physics of Materials; Spectroscopy (EPR, Raman, Photoluminesence, Impedance); Physical Chemistry; Solid State Physics; Graphene; Carbon dots; Semiconductors; Nanoparticles and Nanocrystals; Ceramics; Powder processing; Phase transitions; Photovoltaics; Solar cells; Thermoelectrics; Supercapacitors, Li-ion batteries; Piezoelectric nanowires and nanogenerators; Wearable electronics; Energy harvesting and storage; Electrical vehicles; Microelectronic systems; Battery management systems; Robot arms, Materials for grippers; Thin film batteries
Fevzi Çakmak Cebeci »Faculty Member
Polyelectrolyte multilayer thin films, responsive nanocomposites, vertically aligned and functionalized carbon nanotubes for supercapacitor applications.
Gözde İnce »Faculty Member
Chemical vapor deposition of organic and inorganic thin films, fabrication and characterization of polymer nanostructures, applications of thin films as stimuli responsive coatings.
Mehmet Yıldız »Faculty Member
Polymer based Composite Materials, Nano Composites, Structural Health Monitoring, Fiber Optic Sensors, Meshless Computational Fluid Mechanics (Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics), Transport Phenomena in Materials Processing, Semiconductor Single Crystal Growth.
Mehmet Ali Gülgün »Faculty Member
Effects of impurity cations on the microstructural development and properties of polycrystalline ceramics; synthesis and characterization of multi cation solid oxide electrolytes for solid oxide fuel cell (clean energy generation of the near future) applications; ceramic materials and structures in photonics applications; synthesis and characterization of polymer ceramic composite materials; atomic level characterization of structure and chemical binding in materials through electron microscopy and spectroscopy.
Melih Papila »Faculty Member
Smart Materials and Structures, Optimization and Testing of Composite Materials, Structural Analysis, Design of Experiments and Surragate Models
Özge Akbulut »Faculty Member
silicone-based composite models, surgical models, colloid and dispersant science, rheology, cement
Selmiye Alkan Gürsel »Faculty Member
Synthesis & Characterization of Proton Exchange Membranes for Fuel Cells, Graphene based Electrodes & Catalyst Supports for Fuel Cells, Radiation Induced Grafting, Micro-Nanomaterials for Artificial Muscles, Electrodes for Lithium Ion Batteries, Electrochemical Synthesis & Characterization of Conducting Polymers
Yusuf Menceloğlu »Faculty Member
Polymer synthesis; characterization, modification and structure/property/application relationship, and polymerization kinetics; florinated polymers, oligomers and surfactants (synthesis and characterization); reactions and extractions in supercritical carbon dioxide; formulation of performance chemicals.
Ali Koşar »Affiliated Faculty
Ali Koşar's research interests lie in heat and fluid flow in micro heat sinks, micro/nano scale cooling, cavitation, boiling heat transfer, and MEMS (Microelectromechanical Systems). He has been conducting pioneering research on single-phase and boiling heat transfer, single-phase and two-phase pressure drop, critical heat flux (CHF), and cavitation in MEMS-based pin fin, second generation microchannel heat sinks. The results of his research have generated many papers on micro heat sinks in some prestigious journals like Journal of Heat Transfer and International Journal of Heat Transfer. Moreover, he also has some conference papers. RESEARCH INTERESTS Two-phase flow, Boiling Heat Transfer, Convective heat transfer, Critical Heat Flux, Electronic cooling, Microsystems, Nano/micro scale Heat Transfer, Minuatorization of heat sinks, Microfluidics
Deniz Sezer »Affiliated Faculty
Computational Molecular Biophysics: atomically-detailed characterization of drug permeation through lipid bilayer. Theoretical Physical Chemistry: molecular dynamics simulations for magnetic resonance spectroscopy.
Güllü Kızıltaş Şendur »Affiliated Faculty
Design Optimization (Domain specific optimal design of mechanical, biomedical and electromagnetic systems, optimal design of complex/new technology products, Multidisciplinary design optimization) Material Design and Fabrication (Topology optimization, Homogenization theory, Advanced 3D fabrication (Solid Free Form Fabrication, Micro Fabrication by Co-Extrusion, etc.) Computational Mechanics (advanced micro-material modeling, Finite Element Methods (FEM)) Electromagnetics (FEM, miniature multifunctional antennas, filters, passive components, arrays)
Murat Kaya Yapıcı »Affiliated Faculty
Microelectromechanical System (MEMS), Micromachining and Micro/Nanofabrication Technologies, Micro Sensors and Actuators, Semiconductor Process Technologies, Scanning-Probe based Nanotechnology and Nanomanufacturing, Biomedical Microsystems and Devices, Microfluidic Systems, MEMS-CMOS and nanomaterial integration