B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, Bosphorus University, 1988; M.Sc. in Materials Science and Mechanical Engineering, Michigan State University (USA), 1990; Ph.D. in Ceramics Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (USA), 1996.
Areas of Interest
Effects of impurity cations on the microstructural development and properties of polycrystalline ceramics; synthesis and characterization of multi cation solid oxide electrolytes for solid oxide fuel cell (clean energy generation of the near future) applications; ceramic materials and structures in photonics applications; synthesis and characterization of polymer ceramic composite materials; atomic level characterization of structure and chemical binding in materials through electron microscopy and spectroscopy.
American Ceramic Society, Turkish Microscopy Society, Turkish Ceramic Society