Academics

Academics 2018-02-19T14:22:07+00:00

Chair of the Department
Assoc. Prof. Dr.
Ziya Esen
Degrees
Ph.D.   : Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, METU, 2007
M.Sc.  : Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, METU, 2002
B.Sc.   : Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, METU, 1999
Research Interests
Physical metallurgy, microstructure-property relation, powder metallurgy (layered manufacturing by selective lase sintering, composites), surface modifications of titanium alloys, metallic biomaterials (titanium and magnesium based), thermoelectric materials
 

Asst. Prof. Dr. Şeniz Kuşhan Akın
Degrees
Ph.D.   : CeramicEngineering, Anadolu University, 2006
M.Sc.  : Ceramic Engineering, Anadolu University, 2000
B.Sc.   : Ceramic Engineering, Anadolu University, 1998
Research Interests
Production and characterization of advanced ceramic materials, crystal chemistry-structure-property relation, thermal conductivity behavior of ceramic materials

Asst. Prof. Dr. İlkay Kalay
Degrees
Ph.D.   : Materials Science and Engineering, Iowa State University, 2010
M.Sc.  : Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, METU, 2004
B.Sc.   : Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, METU, 2001
Reseacrh Interests
Synthesis and characterization of metallic glasses, metallic glass nanocomposites and Mn-Al magnets. Phase selection and transformation mechanisms of metallic glasses and their nanocomposites during devitrification. Mechanical properties of metallic glasses and their nanocomposites. 

M.Sc. Tufan Güngören (part time)
Degrees
M.Sc. : Materials Science and Engineering, UIUC, 2000
M.Sc. : Metallurgical nad Materials Engineering, METU, 1995
B.Sc.  : Metallurgical nad Materials Engineering, METU, 1992

Dr. Gülgün Hamide Aydoğdu Kuru (part time)
Degrees
Ph.D.        : Chemistry, Stuttgart University, 2009
M.Sc.       : Metallurgical nad Materials Engineering, METU, 2004
B.Sc.        : Metallurgical nad Materials Engineering, METU, 2001
Reseacrh Interests
Optical thin films; design and fabrication and characterization of optical properties, Novel solid-state energy materials and semiconductors, Microelectronic device fabrications, Metal-insulator transition in oxides, High temperature ionic and electronic transport in thin film oxide-ion conductors, Corrosion of metals and alloys