Congratulations for our PURE students, thanks for this great work guys! 

Our brand new chip!

Congratulations to Dogukan for TUSIAD success!

Akin Cetin’s graduation!!

Fall break ūüôā¬†

Celebrating Yagmur, Nurdan and Monsur’s paper ūüôā & Birthdays ūüôā

Yagmur and Hande are in NanoTR, 23 October 2017!

Welcome Dogukan and the FALL 2017

TOK 2017; Elif Taskin, Eray Kurt and Hilal Senuysal’s presentations.

Lab Meeting 17.07.2017

Fiaz’s graduation Ceremony!

Summer Team _ 05.07.2017

  • Gordon Research Conference: Thanks to everyone particularly our chairs (Dino Di Carlo, Catherine Klapperich, Cullen Buse, Hang Lu) for this nice event!

  • Nurdan and Yagmur’s first paper!

  • Surgical Tools Team is being prepared for the summer work!

  • Congratulations to Fiaz for his publications, his PhD is so soon!
  • Yagmur at the¬†Lab-on-a-Chip & Microfluidics,¬†May 10-11, 2017¬†at¬†Munich, Germany.
  • A warm welcome to our new intern, Sumeyra ūüôā She is in Genetics and Bioengineering Department at Yeditepe University. Her research interest; Immunohistochemistry , ‘mmunofluorescence staining , cell biology , cancer biology , cell and tissue engineering , bioprocess , biopolymer production.¬†
  • Oyku @¬†NanoworldConference2017¬†in Boston showing the project done with Yańümur YńĪldńĪzhan, Monsour Islam and Nurdan Erdem!
  • Nurdan and Yagmur submitted their first manuscript!
  • Oyku also got accepted from Johns Hopkins for her graduate studies! Congratulations!
  • Yagmur at Boston, presenting her research:
Finally we had our new year dinner ūüôā
Our lab member Oyku got an acceptance from Duke University for her graduate studies, Congratulations Oyku!
Tebrikler Oyku ūüôā

Ege Oyku Cerit

Irfan Baki Kilic and Maria Orlenko will join our lab for Summer 2017. You are already welcome! 


Our project, Understanding of Hepatocellular Cancer Biology and Sorafenib-Killing Mechanisms Using Microfluidic Platforms, will be presented at Gordon Research Conference, in Barga, Italy, 04-06. June. 2017.

Happy news: We started a collaboration with Prof. Dr. Zafer Guler and M.Sc. Berrin Saracoglu form Anadolu Medical Center!

Our new lab member: Welcome Buse!

¬†Buse Bulut-K√∂p√ľkl√ľ¬†


Areas of interest 

Biomaterials, tissue engineering, cell biology, cancer biology, nanomaterials,

particle technology, materials science, biomedical engineering, electron microscopy,

colloids and interfaces, process engineering, micropatterning.


Ôāß M.Sc. with Honors, 2015, Elite M.Sc. Program in Advanced Materials and Processes

Friedrich-Alexander Universit√§t Erlangen-N√ľrnberg (FAU) (Erlangen, Germany)

Majors: Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology, Biomaterials and Biotechnology 

Thesis: Semi-continuous Flow Synthesis of Platinum Patches on Fluorescent Sub-micrometer Silica Spheres and Their Application as Microswimmers 

Advisors: Thomas Meincke, Fabrizio Sadafi, Prof. Robin N. Klupp-Taylor 

CGPA: 1.6 German GPA (equivalent to 3.60/4.00) 

Ôāß B.Sc., 2012, Biomedical Engineering (BME), Full-Scholarship

Yeditepe University (Istanbul, Turkey)

Rank: 3rd in BME 

CGPA: 3.16/4.00 

Our paper: Microfabricated Tools for Quantitative Plant Biology is accepted to be published in Analyst! We thank to our colleagues Dr. Meral Yuce and Dr. Hikmet Budak for their valuable time & contribution.

One more happy news from Metehan, congratulations!

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Meltem Elitas at the Lab-on-a-Chip & Microfluidics, May 10-11, 2017 at Munich, Germany.Ege Oyku Cerit at the NanoWorld Conference, April 03-05, 2017 at Boston, USA.

Yagmur Yildizhan at the BioMEMS and Microfluidics: Technologies and Applications, March 16-17,  2017 at Boston, USA.

Meltem Elitas at the Cancer Immunotherapy, February 4-7, 2017 at Heidelberg, Germany.

Metehan Mutlu at the 18th International Conference on Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, December 19-20, 2016 at Istanbul, Turkey.

Our paper accepted:¬†Dielectrophoresis as a single cell characterization method for bacteria” by Elitas, Meltem; Dhar, Neeraj; Schneider, Katrin; Valero, Ana; Braschler, Thomas; McKinney, John; Renaud, Philipp,¬†BPEX-100391.R2,¬†Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express, 03.11.2016.

Sehmuz ISIN, CEO-Response Ortho, was with us today for the opening section of our Scaling in Engineering course. We highly appreciate his valuable time and kind contributions. Hopefully my students will start new projects with his company.

A warm welcome for our new Biomechatronics Lab members!


Spring 2017.
 2016-2017 Fall.

Congratulations to our team member Shoaib, for his master degree!

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Congratulations to our team members: Hilal Senuysal and Assoc. Dr. Tugrul Tansug, Our Continuous Surgical Stapler will be presented at¬†EMBC’16,the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society¬†in Orlando, FL, 17-20.

Congratulations to our team member: Kemal Oltun Evliyaoglu! His work will be published as a book chapter

Congratulations to all our graduated students!

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We thank all participants who joined to make COST Action MP1305  with the contribution of our visitors from various countries including United Kingdom, Germany, Spain, Italy, France, Portugal, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic and Turkey.


Mechatronic Engineering program faculty Meltem ElitaŇü received first prizes in the 11th National Oncology Research Symposium and the 8th Surgical Research Conference.