Burak Guzelturk Photonics21 Student Innovation Award

Burak Guzelturk Photonics21 Student Innovation Award

Burak Guzeltruk from the Bilkent University in Turkey was awarded for his outstanding photonics research work on all colloidal lasers of solution-processed semiconductor quantum dots and quantum wells. In his PhD work, all-solution-processed lasers of colloidal semiconductor nanocrystals are developed offering single-material, full-color and highly-efficient laser technology promising for a broad range of applications including [...]
Nanoday 2015 Seminar, a Roaring Success

Nanoday 2015 Seminar, a Roaring Success

UNAM’s seminar series have closed for the semester with a full-day event, Nanoday ‘15, featuring a nanopicture contest and poster presentations as well as keynote talks by four world-renowned researchers. Prof. Christoph Gerber (University of Basel), Prof. Dave Blank (University of Twente, MESA+), Prof. Oliver Schmidt (Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research) and [...]
Life as a foreigner at UNAM

Life as a foreigner at UNAM

Amira Ahmed Graduate Student at Biyikli Research Group BSc. Biophysics, Ain Shams University, Egypt E-mail: ahmed.mohamed@bilkent.edu.tr Why did you choose UNAM as your graduate institution? I got to know UNAM at the 4th Cleanroom Workshop, held at the institute in June 2014. I found the facilities to be quite impressive, and especially appreciated the cleanroom organization, [...]
Kelestemur awarded SPIE Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship

Kelestemur awarded SPIE Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship

BELLINGHAM, Washington, USA – 21 May 2015 – Yusuf Kelestemur has been awarded a 2015 Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship by SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics for his potential contributions to the field of optics, photonics or related field. Kelestemur is pursuing his PhD degree under the supervision of Professor Hilmi Volkan Demir in the [...]