Bülent Aslan

E-mail : [email protected]

Education

PhD. Middle East Technical University / Ankara, Turkey

1999 – 2004 Department of Physics (English)

Thesis: Physics and technology of the infrared detection systems based on heterojunctions (March 2004)

M.Sc. Middle East Technical University / Ankara, Turkey

1997 – 1999 Department of Physics (English)

Thesis: Internal photoemission spectroscopy for PtSi/Si and Pt/SiGe Schottky type infrared detectors (September 1999)

BS Middle East Technical University / Ankara, Turkey

1991 – 1996 Department of Physics (English)

Professional Experiences

2017 – Freelance Researcher

2010 – 2017 Associate Professor

Anadolu University, Department of Physics

2009 – 2010 Assistant Professor

Anadolu University, Department of Physics

2004 – 2008 Assistant Research Officer,

National Research Council of Canada,

Institute for Microstructural Sciences, Ottawa

2002 – 2003 Visiting Researcher in Quantum Devices Group

National Research Council of Canada,

Institute for Microstructural Sciences, Ottawa

1997 – 2004 Research and Teaching Assistant

Middle East Technical University, Department of Physics

Supervised Academic Dissertations – MSc Thesis:

  1. Erdem YILDIRIM, “Characterization of InAs/GaSb Type-II Superlattices with Current and Capacitance Measurements”, Anadolu University, March 2018. (In the period of writing, transferred to another supervisor as of February 2017)
  2. Ayşe ŞEVİK, “Optoelectronic Investigation of Resonance Tunneling Through a Single Quantum Well”, Anadolu University, December 2014.
  3. Samet ÖZDEMİR, “MBE Growth and Characterization of Self-Assembled InAs/GaAs Quantum Dot Structures for Infrared Detection”, Anadolu University, July 2014.
  4. Melih KORKMAZ, “Opto-Electronic Characterization of InAs/GaSb Supperlattice Photodiodes Operating in the Mid-Wavelength Infrared”, Anadolu University, June 2014.
  5. Yusuf Eren SUYOLCU, “Characterization of Epitaxially Grown GaSb/InAs Superlattice Structures by Electron Microscopy”, Anadolu University, January 2014.

Supervised Academic Dissertations – PhD Thesis:

  1. Güven KORKMAZ, “MBE Growth and Characterization of THz Detector Structures Using Quantum Confined Impurity Atoms”, Anadolu University, May 2017. (In the period of writing, transferred to another supervisor as of February 2017)
  2. Melih KORKMAZ, “High-Operating-Temperature (HOT) Infrared Detectors Based on Antimonide Heterostructures”, Anadolu University, continues. (Transferred to another supervisor as of February 2017)
  3. Berker HÜSAM, “Fabrication and Characterization of Thin Insulator Layers for Metal-Insulator-Metal and Metal-Insulator-Semiconductor Structures”, Anadolu University, continues. (Transferred to another supervisor as of February 2017)
  4. Samet ÖZDEMİR, “Growth and Crystal Characterization of InAs/GaSb based Light Emitting Structures”, Anadolu University, freeze of registration. (Transferred to another supervisor as of February 2017)

Publications in peer reviewed international journals:

  1. M. Korkmaz, B. Arikan, Y. E. Suyolcu, B. Aslan, U. Serincan, “Performance evaluation of InAs/GaSb superlattice photodetector grown on GaAs substrate using AlSb interfacial misfit array”, Semiconductor Science and Technology, 33(3), 035002 (2018).
  2. H. Yıldırım, B. Aslan, “Second harmonic generation in asymmetric MgSe/CdSe/ZnCdMgSe quantum well structures”, Physica Status Solidi B 254, 1700031 (2017).
  3. S. Ozdemir, S. Turan, B. Aslan, “Influence of the Growth Conditions on the Optical and Structural Properties of Self-Assembled InAs/GaAs Quantum Dots for Low As/In Ratio”. Applied Surface Science, 392, 817-825 (2017).
  4. B. Aslan, M. Korkmaz, “Influence of the lattice mismatch on the lattice vibration modes for InAs/GaSb superlattices”. Applied Surface Science, 362, 244-249 (2016)
  5. M. Korkmaz, M. Kaldırım, B. Arıkan, B. Aslan, U. Serincan, “Comparative evaluation of InAs/GaSb superlattices for mid infrared detection: p–i–n versus residual doping”, Semiconductor Science and Technology, 30(8), 85006 (2015).
  6. B. Arikan, G. Korkmaz, M. Korkmaz, B. Aslan, U. Serincan, “Structural and optical characterization of InAs/GaSb type-II superlattices: Influence of the change in InAs and GaSb layer thicknesses for fixed InSb-like interfaces”, Thin Solid Films, 589, 813-816 (2015)
  7. H. Yıldırım, B. Aslan, “Intersubband transitions in InxGa1−xN/InyGa1−yN/GaN staggered quantum wells”, Journal of Applied Physics, 115(16), 164306 (2014)
  8. H. Yıldırım, B. Aslan, “On the donor states in double InxGa1-xN/InyGa1-y/GaN staggered quantum wells”, Semiconductor Science & Technology 28, 115006 (2013)
  9. B. Arikan, G. Korkmaz, Y. E. Suyolcu, B. Aslan, U. Serincan, “On the structural characterization of InAs/GaSb type-II superlattices: The effect of interfaces for fixed layer thicknesses” Thin Solid Films 548, 288-291 (2013)
  10. H. Yıldırım, B. Aslan, “Effects of magnetic field on the terahertz nonlinear optical properties in donor-doped GaAs/AlGaAs quantum wells”, Physica Status Solidi B 249, 2207 (2012).
  11. H. Yıldırım, B. Aslan, “Binding energies and oscillator strengths of impurity states in wurtzite InGaN/GaN staggered quantum wells”, Journal of Applied Physics 112, 053525 (2012).
  12. T. Tansel, K. Kutluer, Ö. Salihoglu, A. Aydinli, B. Aslan, B. Arikan, M. C. Kilinc, Y. Ergun, U. Serincan, R. Turan, “Effect of the Passivation Layer on the Noise Characteristics of Mid-Wave-Infrared InAs/GaSb Superlattice Photodiodes” IEEE Photonics Technology Letters 24, 790 (2012).
  13. H. Yıldırım, B. Aslan, “Donor-related third-order optical nonlinearites in GaAs/AlGaAs quantum wells at the THz region”, Semiconductor Science and Technology 26, 085017 (2011).
  14. H.C. Liu, B. Aslan, J.A. Gupta, Z.R. Wasilewski, G.C. Aers, A. J. SpringThorpe, and M. Buchanan, “Quantum dots for terahertz generation”, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 20, 384211 (2008).
  15. B. Aslan, C. Y. Song, and H. C. Liu, “On the spectral response of quantum dot infrared photodetectors: post growth annealing and polarization behaviors”, Applied Physics Letters, 92, 253118 (2008).

Also selected: Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 18 (issue 2) (2008).

  1. B. Aslan, H. C. Liu, M. Korkusinski, P. Hawrylak and D. J. Lockwood, “Direct Observation of Polarons in Electron Populated Quantum Dots by Resonant Raman Scattering”, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 8, 789 (2008).
  2. B. Aslan, D. J. Lockwood, Z. R. Wasilewski, and H. C. Liu, “Electronic Raman scattering from holes in InAs/GaAs self-assembled quantum dots”, IEE Electronics Letters, 43, 1162 (2007).
  3. Ö. Uzun, Ö. Topuz, C. Aydin, T. Alaçam, and B. Aslan, “Enlarging Characteristics of Four Nickel-Titanium Rotary Instrument Systems under Standardized Conditions of Operator-related Variables”, Journal of Endodontics, 33, 1117 (2007).
  4. A. Bezinger, H. C. Liu, B. Aslan, M. Buchanan, A. J. SpringThorpe, P. J. Poole, D. A. Cardimona, and G. J. Brown, “Dual spectral InGaAs/InP quantum well infrared photodetector focal plane array”, IEE Electronics Letters, 43, 685 (2007).
  5. B. Aslan, H. C. Liu, M. Korkusinski, P. Hawrylak and D. J. Lockwood, “Polarons in Electron Populated Quantum Dots Revealed by Resonant Raman Scattering”, Physical Review B, 73, 233311 (2006).

Also selected: Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology 14 (issue 2) (2006).

  1. B. Aslan, H.C. Liu, J.A. Gupta, Z.R. Wasilewski, G.C. Aers, S. Raymond, and M. Buchanan, “Observation of Resonant Tunneling Through a Self-assembled InAs Quantum Dot Layer”, Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology A, 24, 704 (2006).

Also selected: Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 13 (issue 20) (2006).

  1. B. Aslan, H.C. Liu, J.A. Gupta, Z.R. Wasilewski, G.C. Aers, S. Raymond, and M. Buchanan, “Observation of Resonant Tunneling Through a Self-assembled InAs Quantum Dot Layer”, Applied Physics Letters, 88, 043103 (2006).

Also selected: Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 13 (issue 5) (2006).

  1. A. Seyhan, O. Karabulut, B. G. Akinoglu, B. Aslan, and R. Turan, “Optical anisotropy in GaSe”, Crystal Research and Technology, 40, 893 (2005).
  2. B. Aslan, R. Turan and H. C. Liu, “Study on the Long Wavelength SiGe/Si Heterojunction Internal Photoemission Infrared Photodetectors”, Infrared Physics & Technology, 47, 195 (2005).
  3. B. Aslan, R. Turan, “On the Theory of Internal Photoemission in Heterojunctions”, Infrared Physics & Technology, 46, 473 (2005).
  4. B. Aslan, R. Turan, H.C. Liu, J.-M. Baribeau, M. Buchanan and P.C. Chong, “Double-barrier long wavelength SiGe/Si heterojunction internal photoemission infrared photodetectors”, Applied Physics B, 78, 225 (2004).
  5. B. Aslan, H.C. Liu, A. Bezinger, P. J. Poole, M. Buchanan, R. Rehm, and H. Schneider, “High responsivity, dual-band response and intraband avalanche multiplication in InGaAs/InP quantum well photodetectors”, Semiconductor Science and Technology, 19, 442 (2004).
  6. B. Aslan, R. Turan, H.C. Liu, and J.-M. Baribeau, “Mechanisms of photocurrent generation in SiGe/Si HIP infrared photodetectors”, Semiconductor Science and Technology, 19, 399 (2004).
  7. H.C. Liu, B. Aslan, M.Korkusinski, S.-J.Cheng, P.Hawrylak, “Detailed characterization of a systematic set of quantum dot infrared photodetectors”, Infrared Physics & Technology, 44, 503 (2003).
  8. B. Aslan, H. C. Liu, M. Korkusinski, S.-J. Cheng, and P. Hawrylak, “Response spectra from mid- to far-infrared, polarization behaviors, and effects of electron numbers in quantum-dot photodetectors”, Applied Physics Letters, 82 630 (2003).

Also selected: Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 7 (issue 5) (2003).

  1. B. Aslan, H. C. Liu, M. Buchanan, and Z. R. Wasilewski, “Erratum: “Short wavelength (1–4 m) infrared detectors using intersubband transitions in GaAs-based quantum wells” [J. Appl. Phys. 83, 6178 (1998)]” Journal of Applied Physics, 91, 10230 (2002).
  2. B. Aslan, R. Turan, “On the internal photoemission spectrum of PtSi/p-Si infrared detectors”, Infrared Physics & Technology, 43, 85 (2002).
  3. R. Turan, B. Aslan, O. Nur, M.Y.A. Yousif and M. Willander, “Observation of strain relaxation in Si1-xGex layers by optical and electrical characterization of Schottky junction”, Applied Physics A, 72, 587 (2001).
  4. B. Aslan, R. Turan, “Internal photoemission spectroscopy for a PtSi/p-Si Schottky junction”, Turkish Journal of Physics, 24, 577 (2000).
  5. O. Nur, M. Karlsteen, M. Willander, R. Turan, B. Aslan, M.O. Tanner and K.L. Wang, “Correlation between barrier height and band offsets in metal/Si1-xGex/Si heterostructures”, Applied Physics Letters, 73,3920 (1998).

Publications in international conferences and proceedings:

  1. Z. Aslan, D. Koçer, A. Yelkenci, M. Altan, B. Aslan, “Negative Effects of Light Pollution on Air Pollution” 5. Symposium on Air Pollution and Its Control, 18-20 September 2013, Eskişehir. Poster and Paper.
  2. M. Altan, B. Aslan, S. Özdemir, Z. Aslan, “Sky brightness measurement and light pollution mapping Case study: Eskisehir city center and surroundings”, International Conference LPTMM – 2013, Light Pollution: Theory, Modelling, and Measurements, Smolenice, Slovakya, 15 – 18 April 2013
  3. Y. E. Suyolcu, B. Aslan, U. Serincan, S. Turan, “Characterization of MBE grown InAs/GaSb heterostructure interfaces”, The 15th European Microscopy Congress, 16-21 September, Manchester Central, United Kingdom (2012).
  4. Y. Kıtay, H. Kuru, B. Arpapay, H. Yıldırım, U. Serincen, B. Aslan, “Dark Current Measurement and Modeling of GaAs/AlGaAs Broadband Quantum Well Infrared Photodetectors”, Turkish Physical Society, 28th International Physics Congress, Bodrum, Turkey, September 6-9, 2011
  5. H. Kuru, B. Arpapay, T. Karakulak, B. Arıkan, B. Aslan, U. Serincan, “Characterization of a Multilayer GaAs/AlGaAs Broadband Quantum Well Infrared Photodetectors”, Advances in Control, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering and Mechanical Engineering 232 (2010). Puerto De La Cruz, Tenerife, 30 November – 2 December 2010.
  6. B. Aslan, H.C. Liu, “Tuning the spectral range of quantum dot infrared photodetectors by post growth annealing and the polarization behaviors”, International Conference on Intersubband Transition in Quantum Wells (ITQW), Montreal, Canada, September 6-11, 2009.
  7. H.C. Liu, B. Aslan, J.A. Gupta, Z. R. Wasilewski, G.C. Aers, A.J. SpringThorpe, M. Buchanan, “Quantum Dots for Terahertz Devices” invited talk at the SPIE Photonics Asia, Sym. Terahertz Photonics, Beijing, 11-15 November 2007; SPIEVol. 6840, 684011-1-7 (2007)
  8. B. Aslan, H. C. Liu, M. Korkusinski, P. Hawrylak, D. J. Lockwood, “Direct Observation of Polarons in Electron Populated Quantum Dots by Resonant Raman Scattering”, International Workshop on Nanostructured Materials (NANOMAT) 2006, Antalya – Turkey, February 21-23, 2006.
  9. B. Aslan, H.C. Liu, J.A. Gupta, Z.R. Wasilewski, G.C. Aers, S. Raymond, M. Buchanan, “Observation of Resonant Tunneling Through a Self-assembled InAs Quantum Dot Layer”, The 8th International Conference on Intersubband Transitions in Quantum Wells, Cape Cod, MA – USA, September 11-16, 2005.
  10. B. Aslan, H.C. Liu, J.A. Gupta, Z.R. Wasilewski, G.C. Aers, S. Raymond, M. Buchanan, “Observation of Resonant Tunneling Through a Self-assembled InAs Quantum Dot Layer”, 12th Canadian Semiconductor Technology Conference, Ottawa, Ontario – Canada, August 16-19, 2005.
  11. B. Aslan, R. Turan, H.C. Liu, “Study on the Long Wavelength SiGe/Si Heterojunction Internal Photoemission Infrared Photodetectors,” Quantum Well Infrared Photodetectors (QWIP) 2004 Workshop, Kananaskis, Alberta – Canada, August 8-13, 2004.
  12. B. Aslan, R. Turan, O. Nur, M. Karlsteen and M. Willander, “Effect of layer relaxation on the internal photoemission in Pt/Si1-xGex Schottky barrier type infrared detectors”, Material Research Society Symp. Proc. 607, 235 (2000).
  13. B. Aslan, R. Turan, “Internal photoemission spectroscopy for a PtSi/p-Si Schottky junction”, Proceeding of International School of Solid State Physics, 330 (2000), World Scientific.
  14. B. Aslan, R. Turan, O. Nur, M. Karlsteen, M. Willander, “Effect of Layer Relaxation on the Internal Photoemission in Pt/Si1-xGex Schottky Barrier Type Infrared Detectors”, Materials Research Society (MRS) 1999 Fall Meeting, Boston – USA, November 29 – December 2, 1999.
  15. B. Aslan, R. Turan, “Internal Photoemission Spectroscopy for a PtSi/p-Si Schottky Junction”, International School of Solid State Physics, 16th Course: Silicides: Fundamentals and Applications, Erice – Italy, June 5-16, 1999.

Publications in national (Turkey) conferences and proceedings:

  1. B. Aslan, “Light Pollution: Importance, Prevention Methods and Public Policies”, TMMOB (Union of Chambers of Turkish Engineers and Architects) 13th Energy Symposium: Energy, Life and Democratization, 09-11 December 2021, Ankara. (Invited talk)
  2. B. Aslan, “The Importance of Creating Public Policies on Light Pollution”, Electric Electronic Engineering Congress 2019 (EEMKON2019), 14-16 November 2019, İstanbul. (Invited talk)
  3. B. Arikan, G. Korkmaz, Y. E. Suyolcu, B. Aslan, U. Serincan, “Crystallographic characterization of InAs/GaSb type-II superlattices: The effect of interfaces for fixed layer thicknesses”, IX. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference (NANO-TR9), s. 150, Erzurum, 24-28 June, 2013.
  4. M. Erkus, U. Serincan, B. Aslan, “Growth and Characterization of InAs1-xSbx Alloys without Buffer Layer on Semi-Insulating GaAs Substrates by MBE”, IX. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference (NANO-TR9), s. 181, Erzurum, 24-28 June 2013.
  5. G. Korkmaz, H. Yıldırım, B. Aslan, “MBE growth and characterization of THz detector structures using quantum confined impurity atoms”, IX. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference (NANO-TR9), s. 355, Erzurum, 24-28 June 2013.
  6. B. Aslan, H. Yıldırım, G. Korkmaz, “Semiconductor shallow impurity level transitions for terahertz generation”, IX. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference (NANO-TR9), s. 356, Erzurum, 24-28 June 2013.
  7. M. Korkmaz, B. Arikan, B. Aslan, U. Serincan, “Influence of the Layer Thicknesses on the Optical Response of Mid-Infrared Type II InAs/GaSb Superlattice Photodiode”, IX. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference (NANO-TR9), s. 377, Erzurum, 24-28 June 2013.
  8. S. Özdemir, B. Aslan, Y.E. Suyolcu, E. Ayaş, “MBE growth and characterization of self-assembled InAs/GaAs Quantum Dots (QD)”, IX. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference (NANO-TR9), s. 391, Erzurum, 24-28 June 2013.
  9. A. Sevik, G. Korkmaz, B. Aslan, H. Yıldırım, “Electrical Characterization of GaAs/AlGaAs Double Barrier Resonance Tunneling Structure” IX. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference (NANO-TR9), s. 414, Erzurum, 24-28 June 2013.
  10. B. Aslan, “THz Applications of Quantum Dots and Quantum Confined Impurity Atoms” Physics of Condensed Matter – İzmir Meeting, April 05, 2013 (Invited Talk)
  11. Y. E. Suyolcu, B. Aslan, U. Serincan, S. Turan, “Sample preparation for transmission electron microscopy analysis from MBE grown type-II superlattices”, IX. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference (NANO-TR8), pp-411 25-29 June, Ankara, 2012.
  12. B. Aslan, “Quantum Structured Infrared Detectors”, XVIII. National Astronomy and Space Science Congress, Malatya, 27 August – 1 September 2012 (Invited Talk)
  13. M. Altan, B. Aslan, S. Özdemir, T. Ertaş, “Dark-Sky Brightness Measurements and Light Pollution Mapping”, XVIII. National Astronomy and Space Science Congress, Malatya, 27 August – 1 September 2012
  14. B. Aslan, “THz Applications of Quantum Dots and Quantum Confined Impurity Atoms”, Physics of Condensed Matter – Ankara Meeting, November 25, 2011 (Invited Talk)
  15. Y. Kıtay, H. Kuru, B. Arpapay, H. Yıldırım, U. Serincan, B. Aslan, “Dark Current Modelling and Experiments on GaAs/AlGaAs Quantum Well Photo-Detectors Operating in Mid-Infrared Region (8–12 μm)”, Physics of Condensed Matter – Ankara Meeting, November 25, 2011
  16. B. Aslan, R. Turan, H.C. Liu, J-M. Baribeau, “InAs/GaAs Quantum Dot and SiGe/Si Heterojunction Infrared Detectors”, 5th National Optic, Electro-optic, and Photonic Meeting, Ankara, 12 December 2003
  17. B. Aslan, R. Turan, “Pt Based Schottky Type Infrared Detectors”, 3rd National Electro-optic Meeting, Ankara, 2 November 2001

Books and Book Chapters:

  1. B. Aslan, Işığın Kirli Yüzü: Işık Kirliliği (2018). Ankara Dayanışma Akademisi, ISBN:978-605-81038-0-1, Turkish [The Unclean Face of Light: Light Pollution”]
  2. B. Aslan, “Theory of Internal Photoemission in Heterojunctions and the Characterization of Long Wavelength SiGe/Si HIP Infrared Photodetectors”, New Developments in Semiconductor Research, Ed. Thomas S. Miller, Nova Scientific Publishers Inc. 2005. ISBN:1-59454-575-8, English
  3. B. Aslan, “Çevreye Duyarlı Enerji Etkin Bina ve Tesisat”,Enerji Tasarrufu ve Çevre (2010). Ed. Prof. Dr. Kudret Özdaş, Anadolu University Press, ISBN:978-975-06-0794-3, Turkish [“Environment Conscious Energy Efficient Building and Installation”, Energy Saving and Environment]
  4. B. Aslan, “Sıcaklık, Isı ve Termal Genleşme”,Teknolojinin Bilimsel İlkeleri (2009). Ed. Prof. Dr. Mustafa Şenyel, Anadolu University Press, ISBN:978-975-06-0642-7, Turkish [“Temperature, Heat and Thermal Expansion”, Scientific Principles of Technology]

Projects:

  1. “Light Pollution Research Project in Bursa Province” 2020. (Consultant, Researcher) Bursa Metropolitan Municipality, Turkey Healthy Cities Association and Bursa Amateur Astronomy Club (BAAK) partnership.
  2. Light Pollution Research Project in Nilüfer” 2017. (Coordinator) Nilüfer Municipality, Chamber of Electrical Engineers (EMO) Bursa Branch and Bursa Amateur Astronomy Club (BAAK) partnership.
  3. Lost Darkness: The Unclean Face of Light” Project (General Coordinator)
  4. “Step Scanned and Modulated Photoluminescence Measurements on InAs/GaSb Type-II SL Structures”, Scientific Research Project, Anadolu University, 2016. (Project Manager)
  5. “Fabrication and Characterization of GaAs Based High Efficient Solar Cells” Scientific Research Project, Anadolu University, 2015. (Researcher)
  6. “Fabrication and Characterization of Tantalum Boride (TaB2) Based Ceramics to be used as Collectors in Solar Energy Towers” Scientific Research Project, Anadolu University, 2014. (Researcher)
  7. “Capacitance Measurements on InAs/GaSb Type-II Superlattice Photodetectors”, Scientific Research Project, Anadolu University, 2015. (Project Manager)
  8. “Effect of the passivation in InAs/GaSb Type-II superlattice infrared photodetectors”, Scientific Research Project, Anadolu University, 2014-2015. (Project Manager)
  9. “Characterization of InAs/GaSb Type-II superlattice infrared photodetector”, Scientific Research Project, Anadolu University, 2013-2014. (Project Manager)
  10. “MBE growth and characterization of THz detectors utilizing quantum confined impurity atoms”, Scientific Research Project, Anadolu University, 2012. (Project Manager)
  11. “GaSb/InAs Infrared Photodetector Technology Development Project”, Undersecretariat for Defence Industries R&D Project, 2009-2012. (Researcher)
  12. “Optoelectronic Investigation of Resonance Tunneling Through a Single Quantum Well”, Scientific Research Project, Anadolu University, 2012-2015. (Project Manager)
  13. “Characterization of Epitaxially Grown GaSb/InAs Superlattice Structures by Electron Microscopy”, Scientific Research Project, Anadolu University, 2012-2014. (Project Manager)
  14. “MBE Growth and Characterization of Self-Assembled InAs/GaAs Quantum Dot Structures for Infrared Detection”, Scientific Research Project, Anadolu University, 2012-2014. (Project Manager)
  15. “Opto-Electronic Characterization of InAs/GaSb Superlattice Photodiodes Operating in Mid-Infrared Wavelength Region”, Scientific Research Project, Anadolu University, 2012-2014. (Project Manager)
  16. “THz Applications of Quantum Confined Impurity Atoms”, Scientific Research Project, Anadolu University, 2011-2015. (Project Manager)
  17. “Gallium Arsenic (GaAs) based high efficient solar cells”, Scientific Research Project, Anadolu University, 2013-2014. (Researcher)
  18. “Age Determination of Archeological Findings by OSL/TL”, Scientific Research Project, Anadolu University, 2011. (Researcher)
  19. “Investigation of the effect of the composition, dopant and sintering conditions on the optical properties of transparent SiAlON ceramics”, TÜBİTAK Quick Support Project, 2011-2013. (Researcher)
  20. “Integrated Plasmonic Detectors”, TÜBİTAK Research Project, 2011-2015. (Consultant)
  21. “Growth and Characterization of GaSb and InAs Layers on GaAs Substrate by Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE) Technique”, TÜBİTAK Research Project, 2011-2014. (Researcher)
  22. “Infrared and Terahertz project”, National Research Council of Canada, September 2008. (Researcher)
  23. “Novel Terahertz Devices”, Joint research collaboration between AFRL-AFOSR and NRC, September 2007. (Researcher)
  24. “Nanostructured materials”, TUBITAK, COST Action 523, September 2004. (Researcher)
  25. “Spectroscopic analysis of advanced materials and plasma systems”, Scientific Research Project, Middle East Technical University (METU), July 2003. (Researcher)
  26. “Investigation of internal photoemission in semiconductor heterojunctions”, Scientific Research Project, Middle East Technical University (METU), July 2001. (Researcher)
  27. “Electrical and optical investigation of PtSi-Si junctions formed by electron beam deposition”, Scientific Research Project, Middle East Technical University (METU), July 2001. (Researcher)
  28. “Environmental effects on the formation of the infrared sensitive PtSi-Si junctions”, Scientific Research Project, Middle East Technical University (METU), July 2000. (Researcher)
  29. “Effect of the Ge nano-crystals formed by ion implantation in SiO2 to the MOS structures”, Scientific Research Project, Middle East Technical University (METU), July 2000. (Researcher)
  30. “Investigation and improvement of the behaviors of the Schottky junction infrared photodetectors in the mid and far infrared region”, Scientific Research Project, Middle East Technical University (METU), July 1999. (Researcher)

Other:

  1. “What is Light Pollution?” 28 April 2018, Ankara. (4th Middle East Technical University Science Days) (invited talk)
  2. “Panel: Architecture and… Light Pollution of Cities”, 02 April 2018, İstanbul. (Monday Talks with İstanbul Association of Architects in Private Practice and Kalebodur). (invited talk)
  3. “Panel: Light Pollution”, 6 January 2018, Bursa. (joint organization between Union of Chambers of Turkish Engineers and Architects – UCTEA, Chamber of Electrical Engineers Bursa Branch, Nilüfer Municipality and Bursa Amatory Astronomy Club)

“Research Project of Light Pollution in Nilüfer: Measurements and Results”

“Light Pollution and Education: Teacher / Students Studies”

  1. “Economy Politic Talks”, 23 December 2017, İstanbul. (Union of Chambers of Turkish Engineers and Architects – UCTEA, The Chamber of Electrical Engineers İstanbul Branch) “Light Pollution”
  2. “Conference: Light Pollution”, 17 December 2016, Bursa. “Every Aspects of Light Pollution and LP Mapping”
  3. “Erasmus Plus: The Sons of the Sun – Turkey”, 12-18 June 2016, Kuşadası. “Loosing The Dark: Light Pollution”
  4. “Bursa Sky Observation Festival”, 3-4 June 2016, Bursa. “Light Pollution and Astronomy: Dark Sky Parks”
  5. “Training of Trainers” Astronomy Teacher Seminars (AÖS);
    1. AÖS – 13: 2-3 February 2017, Ankara.

Every Aspects of Light Pollution

Lost Darkness: The Unclean Face of Light Teacher Project”

“Light Pollution Mapping and Energy Loss Calculations”

  1. AÖS – 12: 23-25 December 2016, İstanbul.

“Losing the Dark: Light Pollution”

  1. AÖS – 10: 25-27 November 2016, Hatay.

“Losing the Dark: Light Pollution”

“Lost Darkness: The Unclean Face of Light”

  1. AÖS – 9: International, 29-30 October 2016, Antalya.

“Losing the Dark: Light Pollution” & “Lost Darkness: The Unclean Face of Light”

“Losing the Dark – Light Pollution” & “Lost Darkness: The Unclean Face of Light”

  1. AÖS – 8: 22-24 April 2016, Hatay-Arsuz.

“Losing the Dark – Light Pollution”

  1. AÖS – 7: 28-30 January 2016, Antalya.

“Losing the Dark – Light Pollution”

  1. AÖS – 6: 26-28 January 2016, Antalya.

“Losing the Dark – Light Pollution”

  1. AÖS – 5: 5-6 December 2015, Ankara.

“Dark Sky Brightness Measurement, Light Pollution Mapping, Energy Loss Calculations Case Study: Eskişehir”

  1. “Lost Darkness: The Unclean Face of Light” Project Teachers and Students Informing Presentations
    1. 08 February 2017 / Ankara
    2. 09 September 2016 / Ankara
    3. 22 June 2016 / Hatay
    4. 23 June 2016 / Hatay
    5. 21 June 2016 / İstanbul
    6. 27 May 2016 / Konya
    7. 27 May 2016 / Konya
    8. 04 May 2016 / İzmir
  2. “Anadolu University Science Festival”, 13-22 April 2015, Eskişehir. “Nanotechnology”
  3. “A Drop of Light” 2015 International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies Activity, 10-20 April 2015 / Karaman (Temizel Ünlü Vocational and Technical Anatolian High School), “Light and Light Pollution”
  4. “Anadolu University Children University / Nano-universe – Nanotechnology Program”, 20-24 June 2011, Eskişehir.

Courses taught:

  1. Physics I (Undergrad, English and Turkish)
  2. Physics II (Undergrad, English and Turkish)
  3. Physics Laboratory I (Undergrad, English and Turkish)
  4. Physics Laboratory II (Undergrad, English and Turkish)
  5. Biophysics (Undergrad, Turkish)
  6. Computer I (Undergrad, Turkish)
  7. Modern Physics (Undergrad, English and Turkish)
  8. Semiconductor Devices (Undergrad, English)
  9. Solid State Physics (Undergrad, English)
  10. Seminar in Physics (Undergrad, English)
  11. LabVIEW and Data Acquisition (Undergrad, English)
  12. Physics Project I (Undergrad, English and Turkish)
  13. Physics Project II (Undergrad, English and Turkish)
  14. Infrared Detection Systems: Physics and Technology (Master, Turkish)
  15. Fundamentals of Semiconductor Device and Technology (Doctorate, Turkish)
  16. Light Pollution: The Unclean Face of Light (Open Public Course, 6 Weeks, Turkish)