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European Innovation Council Fund

Prof. Hakan Ürey from the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering and Prof. Afsun Şahin from the School of Medicine received a funding of 2 million Euros with their “Cataract Simulator Device Development Project” from the European Innovation Council (EIC).

2021 M. Parlar Foundation Research “Incentive Awards”

Assoc. Prof. Sedat Nizamoğlu, College of Engineering
Asst. Prof. Umut Aydemir, College of Sciences
Asst. Prof. Savaş Taşoğlu, College of Engineering

2021 IEEE Türkiye “Research Encouragement Award” 2021

Assist. Prof. Mehmet Cengiz Onbaşlı, College of Engineering

In recognition for “outstanding research on magnetic thin films, optical sensing, and spintronic device designs”

2021 ELGINKAN Foundation “Technology Award”

Asst. Prof. Savaş Taşoğlu, College of Engineering

Based on his novel work in the fields of infertility diagnosis & monitoring, and cell sorting technologies.

2021 Turkish Journalists’ Association (TGC) Sedat Simavi Award

Assoc. Prof. Tuğba Bağcı Önder of School of Medicine in the field of Health Sciences

Assoc. Prof. Alper Uzun and Ph.D. student Yuxin Zhao of College of Engineering in the field of Sciences

IEEE Computer Society Türkiye Chapter Master Thesis Award

Faizan Safdar Ali and advisor Prof. Öznur Özkasap, won the second prize.

Thesis Titled: SynergyGrids: Blockchain Assisted Peer-to-Peer Energy Trading and Prosumer Management Framework

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Research at KU in Numbers

200 + Research Labs
24Research Center
1300+Graduate Student
20ERC out of 32 in Türkiye
€ 19 MHORIZON 2020 Fund
1180of Projects (2004-21)