No-Smoking Areas Expanded on Campus

No-Smoking Areas Expanded on Campus

September 24, 2019

Restrictions on the use of cigarettes, electronic cigarettes and other tobacco products on the Bilkent University campus have been expanded. Smoking and no-smoking areas have been re-marked to indicate the new boundaries of those

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Composition Student, Graduate, to Have Their Works Performed at New Music Festival

Composition Student, Graduate, to Have Their Works Performed at New Music Festival

September 24, 2019

Emre Eröz, a sophomore student in the Department of Music’s Composition and Theory program, is among eight composers selected to participate in the 2020 Taproot New Music Festival, scheduled to take place January 28

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Bilkent Professor Serves as Shannon Lecturer and Plenary Speaker at IEEE Symposium

Bilkent Professor Serves as Shannon Lecturer and Plenary Speaker at IEEE Symposium

September 24, 2019

On July 10, Prof. Erdal Arıkan of the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering participated in the 2019 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT) as Shannon Lecturer and plenary speaker.The symposium took place

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CS Student Wins QNB Finansbank KBOYO19 Competition

CS Student Wins QNB Finansbank KBOYO19 Competition

September 24, 2019

Bilkent Computer Science master’s student H. Alperen Çetin took first place in a competition held by QNB Finansbank in June. Open to students from throughout Turkey, the KBOYO19 competition focused on the use of

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UNAM Graduate Forwards Research on Artificial Muscles

UNAM Graduate Forwards Research on Artificial Muscles

September 24, 2019

Materials Science and Nanotechnology (UNAM) PhD graduate Mehmet Kanık, currently pursuing postdoctoral studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, has with MIT researchers developed artificial muscles that can stretch to remarkable lengths and lift

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Academic Administrative Changes

Academic Administrative Changes

September 24, 2019

Assoc. Prof. Yasemin Afacan, previously acting chair of the Department of Interior Architecture and Environmental Design, was appointed chair of the department, effective May 7, 2019.     Assoc. Prof. Çerağ Esra Çuhadar was

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Faculty Promotions

Faculty Promotions

September 24, 2019

Mehmet Özgür Oktel, Associate Professor in the Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, was promoted to the rank of Professor, effective May 16, 2019.     Alexander Degtyarev, Associate Professor in the Department of

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Administrative Changes

Administrative Changes

September 24, 2019

Effective June 10, 2019, Tuncay Arif İbiş was appointed director of Support and Transportation Services. He took over the position from Mesut Bozkurt, who had been serving as acting director since April of this

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