Engin Durgun has received 2018 TÜBİTAK Incentive Award

Engin Durgun has received 2018 TÜBİTAK Incentive Award

Asst. Prof. Dr. Engin of UNAM - Institute of Materials Science and Nanotechnology has received 2018 TÜBİTAK Incentive Award in the field of engineering sciences for his contributions to computational materials science and nanotechnology. The TÜBİTAK Incentive Award is given to scientists under the age of 40 who have demonstrated the potential to provide outstanding [...]
Urartu Şeker receives TÜSEB Aziz Sancar Awards

Urartu Şeker receives TÜSEB Aziz Sancar Awards

On 28 October 2018 at the Fifth Turkish Medical World Congress Assistant Professor Dr. Urartu Özgür Şafak Şeker of the Bilkent University UNAM-Materials Science and Nanotechnology Institute and Neuroscience graduate program was presented with Aziz Sancar Incentive Award by TÜSEB (The Health Institutes of Turkey). Dr Seker’s prize was presented by the Vice President of [...]
Bilkent UNAMBG Team Wins Silver Medal in International Genetic Engineering Competition

Bilkent UNAMBG Team Wins Silver Medal in International Genetic Engineering Competition

Bilkent UNAMBG Team Wins Silver Medal in International Genetic Engineering Competition On October 28, a team of undergraduate students studying and working in the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics and UNAM won a silver medal in the 2018 iGEM competition, an annual, worldwide synthetic biology event held by the International Genetically Engineered Machine Foundation [...]
Hacettepe-Bilkent UNAM Health Sciences & Technologies Sancar Fellows and Seed Funds

Hacettepe-Bilkent UNAM Health Sciences & Technologies Sancar Fellows and Seed Funds

Hacettepe – Bilkent UNAM Health Sciences and Technologies Program (HST), initiated through the R&D Cooperation Framework signed with Hacettepe University, allows for Hacettepe and Bilkent PI’s to utilize research infrastructures available at Hacettepe University and UNAM for common use in a reciprocal way. Within this framework, we are excited to announce two new joint programs: [...]
Serim Kayacan Ilday has been awarded L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science

Serim Kayacan Ilday has been awarded L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science

Asst. Prof. Serim Kayacan Ilday of UNAM has been awarded for this year’s ‘For Women in Science’ award, which is strived from the partnership of the L’Oréal Foundation and UNESCO (the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) to support and recognize accomplished women researchers, to encourage more young women to enter the profession and [...]
Near-unity efficiency energy transfer from colloidal quantum wells of CdSe/CdS nanoplatelets to a monolayer of MoS2

Near-unity efficiency energy transfer from colloidal quantum wells of CdSe/CdS nanoplatelets to a monolayer of MoS2

Near-Unity efficiency energy transfer from colloidal quantum wells of CdSe/CdS nanoplatelets to a monolayer of MoS2 Utilization of the energy transfer between different molecules has proven to be highly promising candidate for semiconductor nanocrystal optoelectronics including highly efficient light generation and harvesting in colloidal systems. This can be performed via transferring of the excitation energy [...]