Awards for 2017

Award Ceremony of METU Prof. Dr. Mustafa N.PARLAR Education and Research Foundation was held in our University’s Culture and Congress Center Hall A on the date of 19th December 2017 at 5pm.

Awards for 2017 were granted to the following scientists.

TECHNOLOGY ENCOURAGEMENT AWARD

  • Demirci Project Group – Ankara University, Physics Department
  • Prof. Dr. Ali Koşar – Sabancı University, Mechatronic Program
  • Y.Doç Dr. Tolga Sütlü – Sabancı University, Nanotechnology Research and Application Center

RESEARCH ENCOURAGEMENT AWARD

  • Prof. Dr. Cem Yüce – Anadolu University, Physics
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nilay Noyan Bülbül – Sabancı University, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Science
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tunahan Çakır – Gebze Technical University, Bio-engineering Department
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Barbaros Çetin – Bilkent University, Mechanical Engineering Department
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mehmet Fatih Danışman Middle East Technical University, Chemistry Department  
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sinem Çöleri Ergen – Koç University, Faculty of Engineering
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr.Emre Onur Kahya – Istanbul Technical University, Department of Physics Engineering
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hasan Şahin – İzmir High Tech Institute, Photonics Department  
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nurcan Tunçbağ – Middle East Technical University Institute of Informatics 

METU LECTURER OF THE YEAR AWARD FOR ACADEMIC YEAR 2016 to 2017

  • Prof. Dr. Sreeparna Banerjee – Faculty of Science and Letters, Biological Science Department
  • Prof. Dr. Ahmet Cevdet Yalçıner – Engineering Faculty, Civil Engineering Department
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Perihan Savaş – Faculty of Education, Department of Foreign Languages Education
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kaan Sayıt – Faculty of Engineering, Geology Engineering dept
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Başak Şahin Acar ;Faculty of Science and Letter, Psychology Department
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Ayşe Güzide Naz Börekçi – Faculty of Architecture, Department of Industrial Design
  • Lecturer Dr. Patricia Elaine Schroeder – Faculty of Economy and Administrative Sciences, Department of BA
  • Lecturer Muhtar Ural Uluer – Faculty of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering 

METU THESIS OF THE YEAR AWARD FOR ACADEMIC YEAR 2016 TO 2017

  • Yağmur Ar – Institute of Social Sciences, Psychology Department
    Advisor: Prof. Dr. A. Nuray Karancı
  • Mehmet Bakır Bozkurt – Institute of Science, Civil Engineering Department
    Advisor: Prof. Dr. Cem Topkaya
  • Alper Çelik – Institute of Science, Mechanical Engineering Department
    Advisor: Assoc. Prof. Dr Mehmet Metin Yavuz
  • Serdar Çiftçi – Institute of Science, Computer Engineering Department
    Advisor: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ahmet Oğuz Akyüz
  • Rahime Çobanoğlu – Institute of Social Sciences, Education Sciences Department
    Advisors: Prof. Dr. Ali Yıldırım and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yeşim Çapa Aydın
  • Erhan Gündoğdu – Institute of Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department

Advisor: Prof. Dr. A.Aydın Alatan

  • Doğancan Sarı – Institute of Science, Metallurgy and Material Engineering Department.
    Advisors: Prof. Dr. Tayfur Öztürk and Assoc. Department. Dr. Yunus Eren Kalay
  • Zaliha Yüce Tok – Institute of Applied Math, Cryptography Department
    Advisors: Prof. Dr. Ersan Akyıldız and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sedat Akleylek
  • Mustafa Ünal – Institute of Science, Micro and Nanotechnology Department
    Advisors: Prof. Dr. Raşit Turan and Assoc. Prof. Dr. H. Emrah Ünalan
  • İbrahim Yorgun – Institute of Social Sciences, History Department                                
    Advisor: Prof. Dr. Seçil Akgün
  • Recep Yüksel – Institute of Science, Micro and Nanotechnology dept
    Advisors: Prof. Dr. Ali Çırpan and Assoc. Prof. Dr. H. Emrah Ünalan