Bilkent Graduate Observes “Squeezed” Light

Bilkent Graduate Observes “Squeezed” Light

September 15, 2015

A University of Cambridge research team led by Mete Atatüre, a 1996 graduate of the Bilkent University Department of Physics, has succeeded in observing “squeezed” light in a manner previously thought impossible. In doing

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PHYS Faculty Member Wins FQXi Grant

PHYS Faculty Member Wins FQXi Grant

September 15, 2015

Asst. Prof. Miguel Navascues of the Department of Physics is among the winners of a grant from the Foundational Questions Institute (FQXi), a physics philanthropic organization. The institute recently announced the selection of 20

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GE 100 Orientation Welcomes New Bilkenters to Campus

GE 100 Orientation Welcomes New Bilkenters to Campus

September 7, 2015

This year’s GE 100 Orientation, a course designed to welcome and acclimatize incoming students to the university’s academic and social environment, was held on September 1-3. During GE 100, students collected the points necessary

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Bilkent Faculty Receive TÜBİTAK Awards

Bilkent Faculty Receive TÜBİTAK Awards

September 7, 2015

Two Bilkent University faculty members have been recognized by the Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK). Asst. Prof. Can Alkan of the Department of Computer Engineering and Assoc. Prof. Sinan Gezici of

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Condolences on the Passing of Prof. İnan

Condolences on the Passing of Prof. İnan

September 7, 2015

Prof. Faik Yüksel İnan, former faculty member in the Department of International Relations, in the Faculty of Economics, Administrative and Social Sciences, passed away on June 22, 2015. We wish to extend our condolences

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Bilkent Honorary Doctorate Conferred Upon Daron Acemoğlu

Bilkent Honorary Doctorate Conferred Upon Daron Acemoğlu

September 7, 2015

On Friday, July 3, Bilkent University conferred an honorary doctorate upon Daron Acemoğlu, professor of economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The conferral ceremony, which took place in Mithat Çoruh Auditorium, opened

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EE Professor Wins FABED Eser Tümen Outstanding Young Scientist Award

EE Professor Wins FABED Eser Tümen Outstanding Young Scientist Award

September 7, 2015

Asst. Prof. Ali Kemal Okyay of the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering has won the 2015 FABED (Feyzi Akkaya Scientific Activities Support Fund) Eser Tümen Outstanding Young Scientist Award for his research accomplishments

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ME Students Take Top Honors at International Conferences

ME Students Take Top Honors at International Conferences

September 7, 2015

Alican Özkan, a second-year Department of Mechanical Engineering graduate student in Dr. Yegân Erdem’s group, received the Outstanding Poster Award in the “Emerging Technologies” category at the InterPACK/ICNMM 2015 Conference held July 6-10 in

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