My CV


Mehmet Ali  Gülgün

m-gulgun-sabanciuniv.edu

Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences

Education

    B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, Bosphorus University, 1988; M.Sc. in Materials Science and Mechanical Engineering, Michigan State University (USA), 1990; Ph.D. in Ceramics Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (USA), 1996.

Work Experience

    Tokyo Technology Institute (Japan), 1996; Max Planck Institute für Metallforschung (Germany), 1996-2000.

Areas of Interest

  • Effects of impurity cations on the microstructural development and properties of polycrystalline ceramics; synthesis and characterization of multi cation solid oxide electrolytes for solid oxide fuel cell (clean energy generation of the near future) applications; ceramic materials and structures in photonics applications; synthesis and characterization of polymer ceramic composite materials; atomic level characterization of structure and chemical binding in materials through electron microscopy and spectroscopy.

Awards

  • Young Researcher Award – Iketani Foundation (Japan)  1999