Two Bilkenters from UNAM Named “Outstanding Young Persons” of Turkey

Two Bilkenters from UNAM Named “Outstanding Young Persons” of Turkey

Engin Durgun Bilkent alumni Dr. Engin Durgun and Dr. Burak Güzeltürk have been named as two of this year’s “Ten Outstanding Young Persons of Turkey.” Asst. Prof. Durgun, who completed his PhD in the Department of Physics and is now at the Institute of Materials Science and Nanotechnology (UNAM), was chosen for the honor in [...]
Dr. Baykara Selected as One of the “Ten Outstanding Young Persons of the World”

Dr. Baykara Selected as One of the “Ten Outstanding Young Persons of the World”

Junior Chamber International (JCI), composed of young people between the ages of 18 and 40, is one of the largest and most active international non-profit organizations in the world. Each year, JCI honors ten outstanding young people under the age of 40 in various areas. These young active citizens are selected based on exemplary success [...]
Dr. Ayşe Begüm Tekinay received the FABED Award of 2016

Dr. Ayşe Begüm Tekinay received the FABED Award of 2016

UNAM researcher Asst. Prof. Dr. Ayşe Begüm Tekinay received the FABED Eser Tümen Outstanding Young Scientist Award of 2016 in the field of biology. Granted each year to researchers under the age of 40 who have chosen to establish their careers in Turkey, the Eser Tümen awards aim to recognize mid-career scientists who have made [...]
Dr. Tamer Uyar received International Cyclodextrin Jozsef Szejtli Award

Dr. Tamer Uyar received International Cyclodextrin Jozsef Szejtli Award

Assoc. Prof. Tamer Uyar from UNAM-Institute of Materials Science & Nanotechnology received 2016 International Cyclodextrin Jozsef Szejtli Award ( only presented to Young Scientist recognizing outstanding achievements in Cyclodextrin research) (given bi-annually, Dr. Uyar is the 2nd recipient of this award). Prof. Uyar has received this prestigious award (bronze plaquette and a monetary award) from [...]
UNAM Researchers received BAGEP awards

UNAM Researchers received BAGEP awards

Asst. Prof. Bilge Baytekin (Chemistry Department, Adjunct Faculty at UNAM), Asst. Prof. E. Yegan Erdem (Mechanical Engineering Department, Adjunct Faculty at UNAM), Asst. Prof. Seymur Cahangirov (Materials Science and Nanotechnology Program, UNAM) and Asst. Prof. Urartu Şeker (Materials Science and Nanotechnology Program, UNAM), researchers at UNAM, have received Distinguished Young Scientist (BAGEP) awards for 2016. [...]
Prof. Orhan Güvenen has been awarded TheATLAS

Prof. Orhan Güvenen has been awarded TheATLAS

Bilkent University Institute of World Systems, Economies and Strategic Research (DSEE) founding director and National Nanotechnology Research Center (UNAM) executive board member Orhan Güvenen has been awarded the Ramamoorthy & Yeh Transdisciplinary Distinguished Achievement Award by the Academy of Transdisciplinary Learning & Advanced Studies. Prof. Güvenen was one of two individuals to receive the award [...]