Festschrift Honors Özer Ergenç

Festschrift Honors Özer Ergenç

October 21, 2013

BY NİL TEKGÜL (HIST/PhD) & ALP RODOPLU (HIST/MA) Festschrift (a celebratory collection of articles) has been published in honor of Prof. Özer Ergenç of the Department of History, in recognition of his outstanding contributions

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Elvin Ganiyev Places Third in Oistrakh Violin Competition

Elvin Ganiyev Places Third in Oistrakh Violin Competition

October 21, 2013

BY SENA KAYASÜ (ARCH/II) Elvin Hoxha Ganiyev, a student at the Bilkent University Music Preparatory High School, has returned to Ankara after achieving a fine showing in the 5th Moscow International David Oistrakh Violin

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Nobel Laureate Peter Diamond Speaks at Bilkent

Nobel Laureate Peter Diamond Speaks at Bilkent

October 21, 2013

Last week the Department of Economics hosted Prof. Peter Diamond, professor of economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and recipient of the 2010 Nobel Prize in Economics. Prof. Diamond delivered a lecture at

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CS Department Selected as NVIDIA CUDA Research Center

CS Department Selected as NVIDIA CUDA Research Center

October 21, 2013

The Bilkent University Department of Computer Engineering has been selected as an NVIDIA CUDA Research Center. NVIDIA, a US-based global technology company well known as a dominant player in the GPU market, recognizes and

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Bilkent IEEE Student Branch to Host “Extreme” Programming Contest

Bilkent IEEE Student Branch to Host “Extreme” Programming Contest

October 21, 2013

IEEEXtreme 7.0 is a global challenge in which teams of IEEE student members, supported by an IEEE Student Branch and advised and proctored by an IEEE member, compete against each other to solve a

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Nicholas Kralev Meets With Bilkent IR Students

Nicholas Kralev Meets With Bilkent IR Students

October 21, 2013

American author and expert on diplomacy and world affairs Nicholas Kralev gave a talk to senior Bilkent IR students on Monday, October 7 (courtesy of the US Embassy in Turkey). The talk was entitled

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New Bilkent NANOTAM Project Aims to Enhance Food Safety in Refrigerators

New Bilkent NANOTAM Project Aims to Enhance Food Safety in Refrigerators

October 7, 2013

Researchers at the Bilkent University Nanotechnology Research Center (NANOTAM) are working to develop sensors that will give refrigerators an “electronic nose” to detect food spoilage. The project is funded through the SANTEZ program of

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THE Ranks Bilkent Among the World’s Top 100 Universities for Engineering and Technology

THE Ranks Bilkent Among the World’s Top 100 Universities for Engineering and Technology

October 7, 2013

Bilkent University has been named among the world’s top 100 universities for engineering and technology in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings for 2013-14. Bilkent is ranked 98th and is the only

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