Research Areas of Faculty

Yaman Arkun Process dynamics, modeling and control of chemical and biological systems.

Erdal Aydın Optimization, energy systems, artificial intelligence, process modeling and control, optimal control, decision making under uncertainty, process systems engineering

Can Erkey Engineering of materials or systems at the nano scale for a wide variety of applications, development of aftertreatment systems to reduce the emissions of harmful compounds such as NOx and CO from diesel engines.

Burak Erman Statistical Mechanics of biological systems. Multiscale hierarchical modelling of proteins: Molecular dynamics simulations, the Gaussian Network Model. Change of function of proteins upon ligand binding or mutations. In silico drug design. In silico peptide design for cancer therapy.

Halil Kavaklı Biotechnology

Özlem Keskin Computational biology and bioinformatics on protein-protein interactions and protein dynamics.

Seda Keskin Environmental and Energy Engineering, Materials Engineering

Seda Kızılel Synthesis and characterization of biomaterials that can be used for tissue engineering, drug delivery, and biosensing applications.

Mehmet Sayar Protein/Peptide Misfolding and Degenerative Diseases; Coarse-Grained modeling of Proteins/Peptides with Molecular Dynamics; Physics of Biopolymers; Self-assembled Materials; Computational Materials Science.

Erkan Şenses Soft and active materials; Structure and dynamics of polymers, blends and nanocomposites with targeted applications in energy, environment and biology; Membranes; Rheology; X-ray and neutron scattering.

Nurcan Tunçbağ Computational Systems Biology, Network Medicine, Network Reconstruction, Single-cell and Bulk Omic Data Analysis, Multiomic Data Integration, Latent Driver Mutation Discovery in Cancer.

Alper Uzun Achieving an atomic-level understanding on the structure-activity relationships in catalytic systems;and on utilizing it to tailor the catalytic structures to have an ultimate control over their performance.