Professor Metin Sitti – Nature Materials Highlighted News

Professor Metin Sitti – Nature Materials

Our president, Prof. Metin Sitti's research article 'Artificial-goosebump-driven microactuation' was published in the prestigious Nature Materials magazine. This article proposes and demonstrates a new microactuation method that achieves precise manipulation in micro/nanoelectromechanical systems, particularly related to miniature robots, biomedical devices, and microfluidic devices.

TÜBİTAK Science Award Awards and Honors

TÜBİTAK Science Award

Three of our faculty members have been honored with the prestigious TÜBİTAK Science Award, while two others have received the TÜBİTAK Incentive Award.

Prof. Dr. İhsan Solaroğlu was elected as a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts Awards and Honors

Prof. Dr. İhsan Solaroğlu was elected as a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts

Faculty of Medicine Department of Brain and Nerve Surgery faculty member Prof. Dr. İhsan Solaroğlu has been elected as a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts (https://euro-acad.eu/). The European Academy of Sciences and Arts is a European non-governmental organization committed to promoting scientific and social progress. The academy brings together over 2000 distinguished scientists from all over Europe, including 32 Nobel Prize winners. Dr. Solaroğlu will receive his membership certificate at the ceremony of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, which will be held in Salzburg on 5-6 April 2024.

2023 Sedat Simavi Science Award – Professor Halil Kavaklı Awards and Honors

2023 Sedat Simavi Science Award – Professor Halil Kavaklı

Prof. Halil Kavaklı from the Departments of Chemical and Biological Engineering and Molecular Biology and Genetics received the 2023 Sedat Simavi Science Award, which is given annually in the fields of journalism, literature, sports and science.

Şuhnaz Yılmaz Özbağcı appointed to EQUIS Accreditation Board Highlighted News

Şuhnaz Yılmaz Özbağcı appointed to EQUIS Accreditation Board

Prof. Şuhnaz Yılmaz Özbağcı, Dean of the College of Administrative Sciences and Economics has been appointed as a new member of the EQUIS Accreditation Board ( 2023 – 2026).

Prof. Dr. Seda Keskin Qualified for ERC Support Once Again Awards and Honors

Prof. Dr. Seda Keskin Qualified for ERC Support Once Again

Prof. Seda Keskin Avcı from the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, who was the first women researcher from Turkey to receive ERC Starting Grant in the field of engineering with her project "COSMOS...

Assoc. Prof. Atay VURAL received the Eczacıbaşı Medical Incentive Award Awards and Honors

Assoc. Prof. Atay VURAL received the Eczacıbaşı Medical Incentive Award

Assoc. Prof. Atay Vural, faculty member of the Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine contributed to the diagnosis of thousands of patients by bringing MOG and neurofascin antibody tests, which he developed within the scope of his studies on translational immunology, to Turkey, and contributed to the diagnosis of thousands of patients, Faculty of Engineering faculty member Assoc. Dr. Savaş Taşoğlu received the "Eczacıbaşı Medical Incentive Award" for contributing to the development of automated systems in his laboratory that can measure the reactions of various drugs to bioactive molecule combinations, and devices that make point-of-care disease diagnosis at an affordable cost and measure and analyze various health parameters in the long term.

Project Funds Received by Faculty of Medicine Faculty Members Since June 2023 Awards and Honors

Project Funds Received by Faculty of Medicine Faculty Members Since June 2023

Project Funds Received by Faculty of Medicine Faculty Members Since June 2023

Highlighted News 2024-02-09 11:13

Professor Metin Sitti – Nature Materials

Our president, Prof. Metin Sitti's research article 'Artificial-goosebump-driven microactuation' was published in the prestigious Nature Materials magazine. This article proposes and demonstrates a new microactuation method that achieves precise manipulation in micro/nanoelectromechanical systems, particularly related to miniature robots, biomedical devices, and microfluidic devices.

Awards and Honors 2023-12-28 14:09

TÜBİTAK Science Award

Three of our faculty members have been honored with the prestigious TÜBİTAK Science Award, while two others have received the TÜBİTAK Incentive Award.

Awards and Honors 2023-11-21 20:49

Prof. Dr. İhsan Solaroğlu was elected as a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts

Faculty of Medicine Department of Brain and Nerve Surgery faculty member Prof. Dr. İhsan Solaroğlu has been elected as a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts (https://euro-acad.eu/). The European Academy of Sciences and Arts is a European non-governmental organization committed to promoting scientific and social progress. The academy brings together over 2000 distinguished scientists from all over Europe, including 32 Nobel Prize winners. Dr. Solaroğlu will receive his membership certificate at the ceremony of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, which will be held in Salzburg on 5-6 April 2024.

Awards and Honors 2023-12-13 11:30

2023 Sedat Simavi Science Award – Professor Halil Kavaklı

Prof. Halil Kavaklı from the Departments of Chemical and Biological Engineering and Molecular Biology and Genetics received the 2023 Sedat Simavi Science Award, which is given annually in the fields of journalism, literature, sports and science.

Highlighted News 2023-12-04 10:38

Şuhnaz Yılmaz Özbağcı appointed to EQUIS Accreditation Board

Prof. Şuhnaz Yılmaz Özbağcı, Dean of the College of Administrative Sciences and Economics has been appointed as a new member of the EQUIS Accreditation Board ( 2023 – 2026).

Awards and Honors 2023-12-01 13:08

Koç University School of Nursing Scientific Studies

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Awards and Honors 2023-11-23 11:14

Prof. Dr. Seda Keskin Qualified for ERC Support Once Again

Prof. Seda Keskin Avcı from the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, who was the first women researcher from Turkey to receive ERC Starting Grant in the field of engineering with her project "COSMOS...

Awards and Honors 2023-11-22 05:48

Assoc. Prof. Atay VURAL received the Eczacıbaşı Medical Incentive Award

Assoc. Prof. Atay Vural, faculty member of the Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine contributed to the diagnosis of thousands of patients by bringing MOG and neurofascin antibody tests, which he developed within the scope of his studies on translational immunology, to Turkey, and contributed to the diagnosis of thousands of patients, Faculty of Engineering faculty member Assoc. Dr. Savaş Taşoğlu received the "Eczacıbaşı Medical Incentive Award" for contributing to the development of automated systems in his laboratory that can measure the reactions of various drugs to bioactive molecule combinations, and devices that make point-of-care disease diagnosis at an affordable cost and measure and analyze various health parameters in the long term.

Awards and Honors 2023-11-21 20:37

Project Funds Received by Faculty of Medicine Faculty Members Since June 2023

Project Funds Received by Faculty of Medicine Faculty Members Since June 2023