Colloquia 2016-2017 Fall

The Physics Colloquia are designed to address a non-specialist, broad audience and introduce topics of contemporary research through lectures by leading experts. We warmly invite all members of the student body, including undergraduates enrolled in any programme.

Each colloquium will be held in Electrical and Electronics Engineering building theater EE01 (Click here to see the map, click here for the campus map and building codes)

day timelocation
Oct 5Tayfun Özçelik — Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Bilkent UniversityGenomic landscape of the Mediterranean basin and beyond » more
Oct 26F. Ömer İlday — Department of Physics & Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Bilkent UniversityAblation-cooled laser cutting: From science fiction to science (twice) » more
Nov 9Haluk Külah — METUBioMEMS and microfluidic devices for lab-on-a-chip applications » more
Nov 23Ergin Atalar— Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Bilkent UniversityReengineering magnetic resonance imaging scanners 
Dec 14Nihat Berker— Sabancı UniversityChiral spin-glass phases, fibrous microreentrances, nano-controlled frustration, multiple chaos, and Holywood goes to statistical mechanics» more
Dec 23 (13:40)Ataç İmamoğlu — Institute of Quantum Eelctronics, ETH Zurich, SwitzerlandPolaritons in two dimensional electron systems » more