Elementary mathematics brings Star Trek’s Holodeck closer to reality

Elementary mathematics brings Star Trek’s Holodeck closer to reality

For many years we have been hearing that holographic technology is one step closer to realizing Star Trek’s famous Holodeck, a virtual reality stage that simulates any object in 3D as if they are real. Sadly, 3D holographic projection has never been realized. A team of scientists from Bilkent University and UNAM, again raised our [...]
Nanoday 2019 Awards

Nanoday 2019 Awards

2019 UNAM NanoDay Awards The Best Poster Award and NanoArt Award Contests were organized during UNAM NanoDay 2019 and the winners of the awards were presented at a ceremony. The winners of the Best Poster Awards were Hamid Rasouli, Murat Serhatlıoğlu and Nima Taghipour, of Bilkent University UNAM. The winners of NanoArt were Fuat Topuz, Bilkent University, Merve [...]
2019 UNAM NanoDay

2019 UNAM NanoDay

On March 21, the National Nanotechnology Research Center (UNAM) held its sixth annual NanoDay Symposium on Materials Science and Nanotechnology. This year’s symposium introduced the latest developments in nanoscience and nanotechnology, focusing on the theme of the field’s long-term impact on human society. The 250 registered attendees included academicians and researchers from 10 universities as [...]
Giant Optical Gain Discovered in Atomically Flat Nanocrystals

Giant Optical Gain Discovered in Atomically Flat Nanocrystals

A research team led by Prof. Hilmi Volkan Demir of UNAM and the Departments of Electrical and Electronics Engineering and Physics has reported a discovery that shows great promise for advancing laser technology Today lasers are being used everywhere, from fiberoptic communications and data storage to medicine and autonomous vehicles. In lasers, the lasing action [...]
Manoj Sharma has been awarded EPIC Best Poster Award 2018

Manoj Sharma has been awarded EPIC Best Poster Award 2018

Demir Research Group member Dr. Manoj Sharma, who is working as a Research Fellow at LUMINOUS!, has been awarded for his work on doping nanocrystals with a Best Poster Award at the Excitonics and Polaritonics International Conference (EPIC) organised by School of Physical and Mathematics Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, from 5-7th Dec, 2018. The title of [...]