Yagmur Yildizhan

Yagmur Yildizhan: B.Sc. Bilkent University, 2016, Physics Department (Ankara, Turkey), yildizhan@sabanciuniv.edu


Erdem N., Yildizhan Y., Elitas M. (2017) A Numerical Approach for Dielectrophoretic Characterization and Separation of Human Hematopoietic Cells. International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, 6, e-ISSN: 2278-0181.

Conference Presentations:

Oral Presentations: BioMEMS, Microfluidics and Biofabrication: Technologies and Applications, Mar 16-17, 2017 at Bostan, USA

Poster Presentations: Lab-on-a-Chip & Microfluidics, May 10-11, 2017 at Munich, Germany.

Research interests: Bioengineering, Biomedical Engineering, Single Cell Analysis, Cancer, Dielectrophoresis, Biosensors, MEMS,Microfluidics/Nanofluidics, Molecular Medicine, NanoBiotech/NanoMedicine, Nanotechnology.

Project at Biomechatronics Group: Dielectrophoretic Separation of Tumor Cells

 Other Projects:

09.2015-06.2016: Bacteria Based Self-Assembly of Active Particles, Coffee Ring Effect, Drying Process of Droplets, Bilkent University, Advanced Research Laboratories, Soft Matter Group, Undergraduate Research Student, Ankara, Turkey. Supervisor: Prof. Giovanni Volpe.

06.2015-09.2015: Biophysical Properties of Lipid Membranes, University of Cambridge, Cavendish Laboratory, Visiting Student, UK Erasmus Intern Scholarship. Supervisor: Dr. Pietro Cicuta.

06.2014-09.2014: Porous Silicon Solar Cell Devices, Bogazici University, Nanomagnetism and Spin Applications Research Group, İstanbul, Turkey, Supervisor: Prof. Özhan Özatay.      


  • Sabanci University Full Scholarship for Master Studies
  • Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey – B.Sc., Physics under Full Scholarship
  • Bilkent University Honor student in 2014-2015 Spring Term
  • Bilkent University High Honor student in 2015-2016 Fall and Spring Term
  • Bilkent University Physics Department Senior Project Best Poster Award


@ the Lab-on-a-Chip & Microfluidics, May 10-11, 2017 at Munich, Germany.

Yagmur at Boston, presenting her research:)