Infrared Camera Developed at Bilkent NANOTAM Has Potential to Solve the Fog Problem at Airports

Infrared Camera Developed at Bilkent NANOTAM Has Potential to Solve the Fog Problem at Airports

March 24, 2014

Researchers working at several  universities in Ankara have collaborated to develop an entirely national smart infrared camera technology. This new technology, which works in near-infrared wavelengths (SWIR) where the human eye cannot see, may

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BiLCEM Researchers Making Aircraft Stealthier

BiLCEM Researchers Making Aircraft Stealthier

March 24, 2014

Researchers at the Bilkent University Computational Electromagnetics Research Center (BiLCEM) are working on a national project to design the future jet aircraft for the Turkish Air Force.  Turkey is planning to replace its aging

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One-Minute Lunch Film Competition

One-Minute Lunch Film Competition

March 24, 2014

This week, the Department of Communication and Design is holding its fourth One-Minute Lunch Film Competition, featuring 8 one-minute-long films produced by COMD fourth-year students. Participating films will be screened and the winners announced

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Rebuilt From the Ground Up, Table d’Hote Restaurant Reopens

Rebuilt From the Ground Up, Table d’Hote Restaurant Reopens

March 17, 2014

The Table d’Hôte Restaurant, located across from the Faculty of Engineering Building, has reopened, with service resuming there on Saturday, March 15. The previous restaurant building had been demolished in May 2013 to prepare

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Berkin Elvan Commemorated on Campus

Berkin Elvan Commemorated on Campus

March 17, 2014

Last Tuesday and Wednesday, March 11-12, Bilkent students gathered on Main Campus to stage a sit-in demonstration in memory 15-year-old Berkin Elvan, who died early March 11 after 269 days in a coma, a

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Bilkent Spring Fest 2014 Dates Announced

Bilkent Spring Fest 2014 Dates Announced

March 17, 2014

This year’s Spring Fest will be held April 24 to 26 (Thursday through Saturday). The Main Campus Spring Fest Area will be the venue for most activities, with concerts to take place in the

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World Poetry Day Friday, March 21

World Poetry Day Friday, March 21

March 17, 2014

Ever since UNESCO initiated World Poetry Day in the year 2000, Bilkent’s Center for Turkish Literature has celebrated the event with a special program every year. This year’s program will feature the poetry of

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UNAM Team Brings Advanced Spectroscopy to Mobile Phones

UNAM Team Brings Advanced Spectroscopy to Mobile Phones

March 17, 2014

Spectroscopic analysis methods provide a great deal of information about material properties, but require complex optics and costly equipment to do so. Recent research at UNAM (National Nanotechnology Research Center) suggests that mobile phone

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