Every year, the Middle East Technical University Parlar Foundation recognizes the achievements of scientists and scholars from a variety of fields for their exceptional research productivity, in honor of the late METU professor Mustafa Parlar.
This year, two Bilkent faculty members are recipients of METU Prof. Dr. Mustafa Parlar Foundation Research Incentive Awards. Assoc. Prof. Selim Aksoy of the Department of Computer Engineering and Asst. Prof. Özgür Şahin of the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics have received 2016 Parlar Awards.