Research Projects

Tuning strong-interference-effect based infrared resonator surfaces via crystallizing top amorphous Ge2Sb2Te5 films
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Gökhan Bakan
DURATION 2015-2016
FUNDING AMOUNT 60.000 TL
FUNDING AGENCY The Scientific and Technological  Research Council of Turkey

Systematic study of post-transcriptional regulation mediated by RNA-binding proteins and miRNAs
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Hilal Kazan
DURATION 2014-2018
FUNDING AMOUNT €100.000
FUNDING AGENCY European Commission Research Executive Agency

Development of Efficient High Power Cr:LiSAF Laser Systems Pumped by Multimode Diodes
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Umit Demirbas
DURATION 2014-2017
FUNDING AMOUNT 395.791 TL
FUNDING AGENCY The Scientific and Technological  Research Council of Turkey

Easing the Squeeze: Dynamic and Distributed Resource Allocation with Cognitive Radio 
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Hazer İnaltekin
OTHER INVESTIGATORS Jamie Evans (Monash Üniversitesi), Subhrakanti Dey (Uppsala Üniversitesi) and Tansu Alpcan (Melbourne Üniversitesi)
DURATION 2014-2017
FUNDING AMOUNT 395.000 AUD
FFUNDING AGENCY Australian Research Council

Intelligent Automated Methods for Monitoring Agricultural Resources
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Kadim Taşdemir
DURATION 2013-2017
FUNDING AMOUNT €100.000
FUNDING AGENCY European Commission Research Executive Agency

Development of cheap and highly sensitive microwave near field sensors for non-destructive evaluation of carbon fiber reinforced plastics and their coatings
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Muhammed Said Boybay
DURATION 2013-2016
FUNDING AMOUNT 331.000 TL
FUNDING AGENCY The Scientific and Technological  Research Council of Turkey

A Respiration Harvesting MEMS Generator
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Mustafa İlker Beyaz
DURATION 2013-2016
FUNDING AMOUNT 223.000 TL
FUNDING AGENCY The Scientific and Technological  Research Council of Turkey

Identification of the Factors that Govern Post-transcriptional Regulation of mRNAs
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Hilal Kazan
DURATION 2013-2016
FUNDING AMOUNT 125.455 TL
FUNDING AGENCY The Scientific and Technological  Research Council of Turkey

Development of Design Based State-of-Health and Remaining Useful Life Estimation Techniques for Battery Management Systems and Its Application to Rechargable Batteries
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Fatih Camcı
RESEARCHERS Onur Toker (Fatih University) and Burak Esat (Fatih University)
DURATION 2013-2015
FUNDING AMOUNT 450.000 TL 
FUNDING AGENCY The Scientific and Technological  Research Council of Turkey

Development of diode-pumped, low-cost and low-noise femtosecond Cr:Colquiriite lasers at GHz repetition rates for optical frequency comb applications.
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Umit Demirbas
RESEARCHERS  Alphan Sennaroğlu (Koç Univesity), Adnan Kurt (TeknoFil)
DURATION 2013-2015
FUNDING AMOUNT 304.500 TL
FUNDING AGENCY The Scientific and Technological  Research Council of Turkey

Self-Deployment of Nodes and Connectivity Maintenance in Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Fatih Şenel
DURATION 2013-2015
FUNDING AMOUNT 101.000 TL
FUNDING AGENCY The Scientific and Technological  Research Council of Turkey

Novel Similarity Criteria and Sampling/Quantization Methods for Approximate Spectral Clustering of Large Data Sets
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Kadim Taşdemir
DURATION 2013-2015
FUNDING AMOUNT 150.000 TL
FUNDING AGENCY The Scientific and Technological  Research Council of Turkey

Microtechnology Center for Sensor Development and Fabrication
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Mustafa İlker Beyaz
DURATION 2013-2014
FUNDING AMOUNT 416.000 TL
FUNDING AGENCY Western Mediterranean Development Agency

Development of Continuous-Wave Alexandrite Lasers Pumped by Tapered Diodes
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Umit Demirbas
DURATION 2013-2014
FUNDING AMOUNT 30.000 TL
FUNDING AGENCY The Scientific and Technological  Research Council of Turkey

Route to Low-cost, High-energy, and Tunable Femtosecond Laser Technology Based on Diode-Pumped Cr:Colquiriites
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Umit Demirbas
DURATION 2012-2016
FUNDING AMOUNT €100,000
FUNDING AGENCY European Research Council

Engineering Network and Interference Geometry for the Analysis and Design of Next Generation Wireless Networks
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Hazer Inaltekin
DURATION 2012-2016
FUNDING AMOUNT €100.000 
FUNDING AGENCY European Research Council 

Diode-pumped, Low-cost and Efficient Optical Sources Broadly-tunable in the Blue (375-425 nm) and Near-to-mid-infrared (750-850 & 1100-3000 nm)
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Umit Demirbas
DURATION 2012-2015
FUNDING AMOUNT 264,500 TL
FUNDING AGENCY The Scientific and Technological  Research Council of Turkey

Dynamic Radio Resource Management and Allocation for Next Generation Wireless Communication Systems
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Hazer Inaltekin
RESEARCHERS  Cenk Toker (Hacettepe University),  Gürhan Bulu (Hacettepe University) and Halim Yanıkömeroğlu (Carleton University)
DURATION 2012-2015
FUNDING AMOUNT 330,000 TL
FUNDING AGENCY The Scientific and Technological  Research Council of Turkey

Infrastructure support for Laser Technology Laboratory
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Umit Demirbas
DURATION 2012
FUNDING AMOUNT €27,500
FUNDING AGENCY  Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

Taming Uncertainty: A Stochastic-Geometric Foundation for Wireless Networks
 
PRINCIPLE INVESTIGATOR Hazer İnaltekin and Jamie Evans (Monash University)
DURATION 2011-2014
FUNDING AMOUNT 477.000 TL 
FUNDING AGENCY Australian Research Council