PROJECTS

TUBITAK (National)

  • 2018-2021: Design, Optimization, and Fabrication of Nanoantennas for Nano-Plasmonic Applications (NANTEN), TUBITAK-1001
  • 2017-2018: Optimizations of Inkjet Antennas for Radio-Frequency Identification Applications (RaTIO), TUBITAK-1002 [Completed]
  • 2015-2017: Accurate Electromagnetic Analysis and Optimizations of Photonic Crystals Involving Dielectric Rods (DEMOS), TUBITAK-1001 [Completed]
  • 2015-2016: Design, Simulation and Fabrication of Reconfigurable Paper-Based Inkjet Antennas for Radio-Frequency-Identification Applications, TUBITAK-2209 [Completed]
  • 2014-2015: Design and Fabrication of Inkjet Antennas for Radio Frequency Identification Applications, TUBITAK-1512 [Completed]
  • 2013-2016: Realistic, Fast, and Accurate Simulations of Optical Metamaterials (OMeGA), TUBITAK-3501 [Completed]
  • 2013-2014: Overcoming Low-Frequency Breakdowns in Numerical Solutions of Electromagnetics Problems (EPSilON), TUBITAK-1002 [Completed]

Funding Awards & Scholarships

  • 2018-: 5G and Beyond (Özgür Eriş)
  • 2018-: 5G and Beyond (Gökhan Karaova)
  • 2017-: TUBITAK National MS Scholarship (Göktuğ Işıklar)
  • 2017-: Council of Higher Education 100/2000 PhD Scholarship (Barışcan Karaosmanoğlu)
  • 2016-2018: TUBITAK National MS Scholarship (Hande İbili)
  • 2016-2018: TUBITAK National MS Scholarship (Sadri Güler)
  • 2015-2018: Turkish Academy of Sciences, Young Scientist Award (Dr. Özgür Ergül)
  • 2014: TUBITAK Incentive Award (Dr. Özgür Ergül)
  • 2013-2015: Science Academy (Turkey), Young Scientist Award (Dr. Özgür Ergül)

Industrial Projects (National)

  • 2018-2020: Efficient Scattering Analysis Tool for Airborne Missiles (ESATAM), ROKETSAN
  • 2016-2019: Fast and Accurate RCS Analysis Software Development (FARAD), TAI
  • 2015-2017: Development of Full-Wave Electromagnetic Solvers for Designing Filters in Satellite Communication Systems – Design of X-Band IMUX and OMUX for Satellite Communication Systems, ASELSAN [Completed]

METU (Institutional)

  • 2017-2018: Simulations and Optimizations of Nanoantenna Geometries for Efficient Energy Harvesting and Sensing Applications [Completed]
  • 2013-2015: Simulations of Microwave Systems for Reliable Diagnosis of Breast Cancer [Completed]

Collaborations Supported by TUBITAK (National)

  • 2017-2019: Solutions of Multiscale Electromagnetic Problems Using Broadband Multilevel Fast Multipole Algorithm Developed for Potential Integral Equations, TUBITAK-1001, PI: Dr. Vakur Ertürk
  • 2015-2017: Expanding the Scope of Exponentially Convergent and Numerically Stable Two/Two-and-Half Dimensional Time Harmonic Scattering and Waveguide Models Using Genetic Algorithms, TUBITAK-3001, PI: Dr. Fatih Dikmen [Completed]
  • 2013-2015: Developing Fast and Reliable Specific Absorption Rate and Heat Solvers for Magnetic Resonance Imaging, TUBITAK-3501, PI: Dr. Tahir Malas [Completed]

Collaborations Supported by Industry (National)

  • 2015-2017: Electromagnetic Modeling, Simulation, and Solution Methods – Three-Dimensional Security Radar, ASELSAN [Completed]

Other Research Collaborations

  • Dr. Bruno Carpentieri and Sehar Naveed, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano (Iterative Solvers for Large-Scale Electromagnetic Simulations)
  • Dr. Vakur Ertürk and Mert Kalfa, Bilkent University (Mixed-Precision Arithmetic for MLFMA)
  • Dr. Vakur Ertürk and Bahram Khalichi, Bilkent University (Fast Solutions of Potential Formulations)
  • Dr. Vakur Ertürk and Manouchehr Takrimi, Bilkent University (Novel MLFMA Implementations)
  • Sehar Naveed, University of Liverpool (Simulations of Beam Decelerators)
  • Dr. Erkan Öterkuş and Adnan Kefal, University of Strathclyde (Solutions of Large Matrix Equations)

Internal Research Collaborations (METU)

  • Dr. Alpan Bek (Nanoantennas)
  • Dr. Lale Alatan and Mustafa Akbaş (Development of Hybrid MLFMA-PO Implementations)
  • Dr. Hüsnü Emrah Ünalan (Flexible Technology)

Outward Research Visits

  • 06-09/2017: Sadri Güler, KAUST
  • 06-09/2017: Gökhan Karaova, KAUST
  • 06-09/2015: Navid Hosseini, University of Alberta, Canada