Funded Projects

Ongoing Funded Projects

  • 2021 – Current, TUBITAK 1001, “Synthesis of Tm Doped ZnSe and ZnS Laser Crystals and Development of Lasers That Can Operate Around 2 µm”, PI: Umut Aydemir
  • 2020 – Current, TUBITAK 2535 with the Islamic Republic of Iran, “Improving the adhesion and corrosion resistance of powder coating systems by means of Mxenes and organometallic compounds”, PI: Umut Aydemir
  • 2019 – Current, ROKETSAN, “Synthesis and Sintering of Metal Boride Powders”, PI: Özge Balcı
  • 2018 – Current, TUBITAK 2545 with France, “Designing n-type Zintl phases for thermoelectric power generation applications”, PI: Umut Aydemir
  • 2018 – Current, TUBITAK 3501, “Increasing the thermoelectric efficiency of CoSb3, Mg2 (Si, Sn), and Mg3(Sb,Bi)2 by melt‐centrifugation method and investigation of their chemical, thermoelectric, and mechanical properties”, PI: Umut Aydemir
  • 2018 – Current, TUBITAK 1001, “Preparation of high-efficiency N- and P-Type Thermoelectric Materials and Modules”, PI: Umut Aydemir

Completed Projects

  • 2018 – 2020, KU Seed Funding: Innovative N-type Thermoelectrics for Energy Harvesting, PI: Umut Aydemir
  • 2018 – 2020, BOREN, The development of high purity lithium bis(oxalate)borate, LiB(C2O4)2 (LiBOB) for Li-ion Batteries, PI: Mehmet Somer
  • 2017 – 2019, TUBITAK 3501, “Novel Low-Temperature Synthesis of Cobalt – Metal – Boron (Metal=Ni, Fe, Ti) Based Ternary Metal Borides from Metal Chlorides: Characterization and Application Oriented Investigations on Catalyzer/Magnet/Hybrid Composite Fabrication”, PI: Özge Balcı
  • 2015 – 2017, EVONIK, Investigations of thermal and hydrothermal stability of synthesized aluminum, silicon, titanium and mixed oxides, Project Manager:  Prof. Dr. Mehmet Somer
  • 2015 – 2017, BOREN National Boron Research Institute, Utilization of Colemanite and Ulexite Mining wastes as a raw material in ceramic industry, Project Manager: Asst. Prof. Buğra Çiçek