Associated Faculty


Iskender Yilgor

Professor, Chemistry Department

Polymers Science and Technology, Structure-Property Relationships

Mehmet Somer

Professor, Chemistry Department,

Solid State Chemistry, Binary and Ternary Nitrides of Metals and Nonmetals,BN, AlN and Si3N4 Ceramics; Nanostructured Oxides, Sulphides and Fluorides; Intermetallic Compounds

A. Levent Demirel

Professor, Chemistry Department

Nanostructured Materials,Surface and Interface Properties



Funda Ya─čc─▒ Acar

Associate Professor, Chemistry Department

Synthesis and Applications of Nanoparticles, Nanomaterials, Polymer Synthesis, Structure-Property Relations, Biomaterials


Sarp Kaya

Assistant Professor

Chemistry Department

Surface Chemistry, Heterogeneous catalysis, (Photo)electrochemistry, Heterojunctions


─░smail Lazo─člu

Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department,
Automation and Mechatronics, Computer Aided Design (CAD) / Engineering (CAE) / Manufacturing (CAM), Dynamic Systems and Control, Artificial Organs, Development of Medical Assist Systems, Industrial Robotics, Alternative Energy Systems

Emel Y─▒lgör


Chemistry Department

Polymers Science and Technology

Can Erkey

Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering Department,
Synthesis of Nanostructured Materials, Supercritical Fluids, Catalysis, Fuel Cells

Alper Kiraz

Professor, Physics Department

Nano-optics. Single molecule imaging. Confocal microscopy. Optical tweezers. Cavity quantum electrodynamics.

Erdem Alaca

Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department

Micro and nanofabrication, Micro and nano electromechanical sytems (MEMS / NEMS), Materials behaviour Engineering mechanics

Hakan Urey
Professor, Electrical & Electronics Engineering Department,
Micro and nano electro-mechanical systems (MEMS and NEMS), Micro/nano optics and
photonics, Micro and Nano Sensors and actuators, Wearable displays, 3D Displays

Seda K─▒z─▒lel

Associate Profesor of Chemical and Biological Engineering Department,
Islet encapsulation via interfacial photopolymerization, Mathematical modeling of cell encapsulation by interfacial polymerization, Experimental and computational modeling of functional hydrogels, 2-D and 3-D patterning of hydrogels

┼×ükrü Ekin Kocaba┼č
Assistant Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering Department,
Plasmonic structures, 
Quantum optics, 
Optoelectronic devices