ANNOUNCEMENTS

14/01/2020

Journal Article: Electrically conductive high–performance thermoplastic filaments for fused filament fabrication

A new paper by Hulya Cebeci, Elif Ozden-Yenigun, and our team members Özge Kaynan, Alptekin Yıldız, and Yunus Emre Bozkurt is published in Composite Structures. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2020.111930
11/01/2020

Oral Presentation: “Controlling the Meso-scale Assembly of CNTs/PBI Interlayers for Toughening of Thermoplastic Composites”

Oral presentation entitled “Controlling the Meso-scale Assembly of CNTs/PBI Interlayers for Toughening of Thermoplastic Composites” was presented by Dr. Kaan Yıldız in the AIAA SciTech Forum […]
11/01/2020

Oral Presentation: “Hierarchical CNTs Grown Multifunctional 3D Woven Composite Beams for Aerospace Applications”

Oral presentation entitled “Hierarchical CNTs Grown Multifunctional 3D Woven Composite Beams for Aerospace Applications” was presented by Fırat Turgut in the AIAA SciTech Forum 2020 which […]
25/12/2019

Assoc. Prof. Hülya Cebeci has received the Turkish Academy of Sciences – Outstanding Young Scientist Award

Assoc. Prof. Hülya Cebeci was awarded with the Outstanding Young Scientist Award given by the Turkish Academy of Sciences. She was selected as one of the […]
15/11/2019

Industry-Academia Days Event

The Industry-Academia Days event was held on 11 November 2019, as a part of the “ITUARC- Innovative Technologies of Intelligent Aerospace Applications Research Center” project supported […]
25/10/2019

3D Printing Training

3D Printing training was held on 22 October 2019, as a part of the “ITUARC- Innovative Technologies of Intelligent Aerospace Applications Research Center” project supported by […]
15/10/2019

Science is Wonderful Event

Assoc. Prof. Elif Özden Yenigün and Assoc. Prof. Hülya Cebeci attended to the “Science is Wonderful” event as part of the “EU Research and Innovation Days” […]
15/10/2019

Oral Presentation: “Enhancement of Interface Interactions of SiC Fiber Reinforced Composites in Cooperation with ‘Fuzzy Fiber’ BNNTs Coating onto SiC Fiber”

Oral presentation entitled “Enhancement of Interface Interactions of SiC Fiber Reinforced Composites in Cooperation with ‘Fuzzy Fiber’ BNNTs Coating onto SiC Fiber” was presented by Ayşemin […]
15/07/2019

Congratulations to Çiğdem Çağlayan

Çiğdem Çağlayan was awarded a Master’s Degree in Aerospace Engineering by Istanbul Technical University. She successfully studied the relationship between the microstructure-mechanical properties of multifunctional polymer foam […]
01/07/2019

Congratulations to Gülşah Bahçeli

Gülşah Bahçeli was awarded a Master’s Degree in Aerospace Engineering by Istanbul Technical University. She successfully investigated the thermal and mechanical behavior of carbon nanotube reinforced ultra-high […]
01/07/2019

Congratulations to Elif Ozden-Yenigun and Sassan Jahangiri

A paper published by Elif Ozden-Yenigun and our alumni Sassan Jahangiri has been recognized as one of the 20 most read papers in Polymers for Advanced […]
20/06/2019

Oral Presentation: “Graphene based fiber shaped supercapacitors”

Oral presentation entitled “Graphene based fiber shaped supercapacitors” was presented by Özer Çakar in AUTEX 2019, 11-15 June 2019 in Gent, Belgium.
06/06/2019

Oral Presentation: “Synthesis of Boron Nitride Nanotubes on Silicon Carbide Fibers for Ceramic Fiber”

Oral presentation entitled “Synthesis of Boron Nitride Nanotubes on Silicon Carbide Fibers for Ceramic Fiber” was presented by Deniz Köken in the 35th International Conference of […]
06/06/2019

Oral Presentation: “Multifunctional CNTs Reinforced PEI Filaments for Fused Deposition Modeling”

Oral presentation entitled “Multifunctional CNTs Reinforced PEI Filaments for Fused Deposition Modeling” was presented by Elif Ozden-Yenigun in the 35th International Conference of the Polymer Processing […]
05/06/2019

Oral Presentation: “BN/HDPE and BN/PEI Composites for Thermal Management Applications”

Oral presentation entitled “BN/HDPE and BN/PEI Composites for Thermal Management Applications” was presented by Yunus Emre Bozkurt in the 35th International Conference of the Polymer Processing […]
13/05/2019

Women in Aviation Summit

Assoc. Prof. Hülya Cebeci, the director of Nanomaterials, Textiles, and Advanced Composites Research Group attended to the Women in Aviation Summit organized in collaboration with Boeing […]
15/04/2019

Thanks to Prof. Brian Wardle

Prof. Brian Wardle from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) gave a 42 hours-long lecture about Advanced Composite Materials and Polymers within the scope of Aerospace Structures […]
01/03/2019

Thanks to Dr. Ghasemnejad

Dr. Hessam Ghasemnejad who is a senior lecturer from Cranfield University, London, visited ITUARC to discuss research collaboration possibilities in future and gave a seminar entitled […]
12/01/2019

Oral Presentations: “Development of Multifunctional CNTs Reinforced PEI Filaments for Fused Deposition Modeling” and “Cryogenic Properties of CNT Reinforced UHMWPE Laminated Composites”

Oral presentations entitled “Development of Multifunctional CNTs Reinforced PEI Filaments for Fused Deposition Modeling” and “Cryogenic Properties of CNT Reinforced UHMWPE Laminated Composites” were presented by Assoc. […]
09/01/2019

Congratulations to Alptekin Yıldız

Alptekin Yıldız was awarded a Ph.D. Degree in Physics by Yildiz Technical University.
14/12/2018

Oral presentation: “Stretching the Boundaries of Textiles for Wearable Communication”

Oral presentation entitled “Stretching the boundaries of textiles for wearable communication” was presented by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Elif Ozden-Yenigun SNAIA2018, on 10-13th December 2018, Paris, France.
16/11/2018

Clean Sky 2 Information Day in Ankara

Dr. İpek Ösken and Dr. Kaan Yıldız attended to Clean Sky 2 Information day hosted by TUBITAK in Ankara, Turkey on November 15th, 2018. Clean Sky […]
08/11/2018

Interview: Flights will become more comfortable thanks to the system developed at ITU

The interview with Assoc. Prof. Hulya Cebeci,  the coordinator of the first R&D project funded by Boeing in Turkey, is published in ITUNOVA’s H2O magazine. The […]
10/10/2018

Journal Article: Viscoelastic Response of High Volume Fraction Carbon Nanotube-Polymer Nanocomposites with Tailored Wettability and Controlled Morphology

A new paper by Hulya Cebeci and her student Deniz Urk is published in Composite Structures. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2018.10.007
03/10/2018

2018 Higher Education Council (YÖK) Excellence in Academia Award

ITU ARC has received 2018 Higher Education Council (YÖK) Excellence in Academia Award for International Collaboration with Boeing. We would like to extend our sincere congratulations […]
02/10/2018

Journal Article: The Effects of CNT-Reinforced Polyurethane Foam Cores to Flexural Properties of Sandwich Composites

A new paper by Hulya Cebeci and her students Cigdem Caglayan and Idris Gurkan is published in Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. DOI: 10.1016/j.compositesa.2018.09.019
01/10/2018

İstanbul Development Agency (İSTKA) Project Accepted

24/09/2018

Congratulations to Elif Ozden Yenigun

24/09/2018

Project Milestone: Graphene Fiber Spinning

17/08/2018

Journal Article: Mixed Mode Delamination in Carbon Nanotube/Nanofiber Interlayered Composites

A new paper by Elif Ozden-Yenigun and Hulya Cebeci and their students Ozge Kaynan and Yagmur Atescan is published in Composites Part B: Engineering. For free […]
13/07/2018

Thanks to Dr. Karahan

29/06/2018

Oral Presentation: “Viscoelastic Response of High Volume Fraction Carbon Nanotube Polymer Nanocomposite with Tailored Wettability and Controlled Morphology” and “Hierarchical Carbon Nanotubes Grown on 3D Wowen Glass Fiber Preforms for Multifunctional Structural Composites Beams”

Oral presentations titled as on the “Viscoelastic Response of High Volume Fraction Carbon Nanotube Polymer Nanocomposite with Tailored Wettability and Controlled Morphology” was presented by Assoc. […]
13/06/2018

Congratulations to Elif Ozden Yenigun

One of our founders, Elif Ozden Yenigun has been received the promotion to the rank of Associate Professor.
09/06/2018

Congratulations to Ozge Kaynan

09/06/2018

Poster Presentation: “Investigating the Doping Effect on TiO2 for Water Treatment under UV-LED Photocayalytic Filtration Unit”

08/06/2018

Congratulations to Beyza Bozali

28/05/2018

Congratulations to Idris Gurkan

Ph.D. candidate Idris Gurkan passed the doctorate qualification exam.
25/05/2018

Oral Presentation: “Functional and Structural Performance Materials for Textiles”

12/05/2018

Oral Presentation: “Production and Testing of Smart Textile Platforms for Wearable Technologies” and “Ultra High Performance Conductive Thermoplastic Nanocomposites by 3D Printing”

25/04/2018

Project Success Story: Boeing Funded R&D Project

29/03/2018

Oral Presentation: Growth of High-Yield Aligned CNTs onto 3D Woven Preforms for Multifunctional Structural Composites

27/03/2018

Congratulations to Gulsah Bahceli

M.Sc. Student Gulsah Bahceli wins ITU AYP scholarship for her project entitled “ Mechanical Property Investigation of Boron Nitride Nanotube Reinforced Polymer Nanocomposites” under supervision of Assoc. Prof. […]
22/02/2018

Project Milestone: Ultra High Performance Conductive Thermoplastic Nanocomposites by 3D Printing

21/02/2018

Oral Presentation: Fabrication and Characterization of Ultra-High Performance Conductive Nanocomposite Filaments For Additive Manufacturing

02/02/2018

Congratulations to Beyza Bozali

M.Sc. student Beyza Bozali is accepted as research assistant at Faculty of Textile Technologies and Design in Istanbul Technical University.
19/01/2018

Congratulations to Fırat Turgut

Ph.D. student Fırat Turgut is accepted as research assistant at Aeronautical Engineering Department in Istanbul Technical University.
02/12/2017

Poster Presentation: Synthesis of Boron Nitride Nanotubes on Silicon Carbide Fibers and Investigation of the Mechanical Properties

A poster on the ‘Synthesis of Boron Nitride Nanotubes on Silicon Carbide Fibers and Investigation of the Mechanical Properties’ was presented by Aysemin Top and Beyza Bozali […]
02/12/2017

Poster Presentation: Synthesis and Characterization of Boron Nitride Nanotubes on Ceramic Nanofibrous Materials

A poster on the ‘Synthesis and Characterization of Boron Nitride Nanotubes on Ceramic Nanofibrous Materials’ was presented by Aysemin Top in MRS Fall Meeting, November 26 […]
22/09/2017

Journal Article: Graphene-Based Copper Oxide Thin Film Nanostructures as High-Efficiency Photocathode for P-Type Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

A new paper by Hulya Cebeci, her student Deniz Urk, and her collaborators Bayram Kilic, Sunay Turkdogan, Aykut Astam, Sumeyra Seniha Baran, and Mansur Asgin  are […]
27/08/2017

Oral Presentation: Flexural Behaviors of Nanophased Rigid Polyurethane Foam Core Sandwich Composites

A oral presentation on the ‘Flexural Behaviors of Nanophased Rigid Polyurethane Foam Core Sandwich Composites‘ was presented by Cigdem Caglayan, Elif Demir, and Idris Gurkan in […]
27/08/2017

Oral Presentation: The Effects of Interlayered Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Electrospun Nanofibers on Mixed Mode Fracture Characteristics

A oral presentation on the ‘The Effects of Interlayered Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Electrospun Nanofibers on Mixed Mode Fracture Characteristics’ was presented by Ozge Kaynan, Sashan Jahangiri, and […]
09/07/2017

Oral Presentation: CNTs Growth on Polymeric Nanofibers as Interleaves for Thermoset Composites

A oral presentation on the ‘CNTs Growth on Polymeric Nanofibers as Interleaves for Thermoset Composites’ was presented by Beyza Bozali in 3rd International Conference on Mechanics of Composites […]
21/05/2017

Journal Article: Macroscopic Assembly of Flexible and Strong Green Graphene Fibres

A new paper by Elif Ozden Yenigun, her student Esma Nur Güllüoğlu, and her collaborators Rokhsareh Bakhtiari, Sajjad Ghobadi, Lale Işıkel Şanli and Selmiye Alkan Gürsel […]
17/04/2017

Congratulations to Nilsu Altıntaş and Emre Öztürk

B.Sc. students Nilsu Altıntaş and Emre Öztürk are accepted to Politecnico di Milano University – Material Engineering and Nanotechnology M.Sc. program.
05/04/2017

Organization: POLYMER RHEOLOGY & PROCESSING WORKSHOP

ITUARC is pleased to invite you to participate in the workshop on rheology of polymers, which will be lectured by Prof. Gerald Fuller from Stanford University […]
04/04/2017

Congratulations to Idris Gurkan

Ph.D. students Idris Gurkan wins ITU AYP scholarship for his project entitled “Development of Polyurethane Based Foam Materials and Epoxy System using Carbon Based Nanoparticles for […]
04/04/2017

Congratulations to Beyza Bozali

M.Sc. Candidate Beyza Bozali wins ITU AYP scholarship for her project entitled “ Production of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Nanoprepregs” under supervision of Asst. Prof. […]
04/04/2017

R&D Project: “Production of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Nanoprepregs and Their Use in Thermoplastic Composites for Reinforcing Interface”

We are glad to announce our recent project on “Production of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Nanoprepregs and Their Use in Thermoplastic Composites for Reinforcing Interface” […]
04/04/2017

R&D Project: Ultra High Performance Conductive Thermoplastic Nanocomposites by 3D Printing

We are glad to announce our recent project on “Ultra High Performance Conductive Thermoplastic Nanocomposites by 3D Printing” was funded by Boeing Global Technologies. This project […]
04/04/2017

Journal Article: High strain rate response of nanofiber interlayered structural composites

A new paper by Elif Ozden-Yenigun and her collaborators Kaan Bilge, Emin Sünbüloğlu, Ergun Bozdağ and Melih Papila is published in Composite Structures. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2017.02.007
04/04/2017

Journal Article: Multi-scale modelling of carbon nanotube reinforced crosslinked interfaces

A new paper by Elif Ozden-Yenigun and her collaborators James A. Elliott from University of Cambridge and Canan Atilgan from Sabancı University is published in Computational […]
04/04/2017

Journal Article: Nanofiber-enhanced lightweight composite textiles for acoustic applications

A new paper by Elif Ozden-Yenigun and her collaborators Merve Kucukali-Ozturk, Banu Nergis and Cevza Candan is published in Journal of Industrial Textiles. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/1528083715622427
04/04/2017

Journal Article: Design and Development of 3D Printed High Performance Textile Structures for Composites

A new national publication by Elif Ozden-Yenigun and Hulya Cebeci and their students Ozge Kaynan, Aslıhan Sayılan and Aynur Yusifova inspired from their senior BSc thesis, […]
04/04/2017

Patent on “Stable electrospinning composition for stable nano-/submicrostructure production and preparation method thereof”

A new international patent by Elif Ozden-Yenigun and her collaborators from Sabanci University is published. https://patentscope.wipo.int/search/en/detail.jsf?docId=WO2016190826
04/04/2017

Journal Article: Understanding the polymer type and CNT orientation effect on the dynamic mechanical properties of high volume fraction CNT polymer nanocomposites

A new paper by Hulya Cebeci, her students Deniz Ürk, Elif Demir and her collaborators  M.Lütfi Öveçoğlu, Fevzi Ç.Cebeci, Osman Bulut and Dilek Çakıroğlu published in […]
04/04/2017

Journal Article: An approach to identify complex CNT reinforcement effect on the interlaminar shear strength of prepreg composites by Taguchi method

A new paper by Hulya Cebeci and her student Idris Gurkan is published in Composite Structures. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2016.01.043
04/04/2017

Journal Article: Preparation of Carbon Nanotube/TiO2 Mesoporous Hybrid Photoanode with Iron Pyrite (FeS2) Thin Films Counter Electrodes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell

A new paper by Hulya Cebeci, her student Deniz Ürk,and her collaborators Bayram Kılıç, Sunay Türkdoğan,  Aykut Astam, Oğuz Can Özer, Mansur Aşgın ,and Selin Pıravadılı […]
03/04/2017

Journal Article: Polyacrylonitrile (PAN)/crown ether composite nanofibers for the selective adsorption of cations

A new paper by Elif Ozden-Yenigun, her M.Sc. student Ozge Kaynan and her collaborators Sinem Tas and Kitty Nijmeijer from Twente University is published in RSC […]