Husnu Emrah Unalan
Husnu Emrah Unalan received a B.S. degree in metallurgical and materials engineering from Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey in 2002 and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in materials science and engineering at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA, in 2004 and 2006, respectively. From 2006 to 2008, he worked as a Research Associate at Electrical Engineering Division in Engineering Department at University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK. In 2008, he joined Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Middle East Technical University, where he is currently an Assistant Professor. He has been working on the use of nanowires and nanotubes in electronic devices. Devices of interest include but not limited to transistors, solar cells, light emitting diodes, photodetectors, batteries, and supercapacitors. He is a Member of Materials Research Society (MRS) and a Recipient of the MRS Graduate Student Silver Award in 2005 and Turkish Academy of Sciences (TÜ BA) Young Scientist Award (GEBIP) in 2009. He has authored more than 30 papers in major peer-reviewed scientific journals and two book chapters. His papers have been cited more than 600 times and he has given more than 50 presentations at international conferences. He currently has 4 patent applications in process.
Biography Updated on 10 January 2013