Mehmet Özgür Oktel

Employment

Associate Professor of Physics,
Bilkent University, Ankara, TURKEY. (2009-Present)

Assistant Professor of Physics,
Bilkent University, Ankara, TURKEY. (2003-2009)

Postdoctoral Researcher,
The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA. (2001-2003)

Education

Ph.D. in Physics,
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA. (1996-2000)

B.Sc. in Physics and Electrical Engineering,
Middle East Technical University, Ankara, TURKEY.(1992-1996)

High School Diploma,
Eskisehir Anadolu Lisesi, Eskisehir, TURKEY. (1985-1992)



Biographical Info

Born: 1974 Eskisehir, Turkey
Married: 2003 to Ulku
Father: 2006 of Ediz Ilhan


Selected Awards

TUBITAK Encouragement Award (2009)

Mustafa N. Parlar Foundation Research Encouragement Award (2008)

TUBA GEBIP Turkish Academy of Sciences Young Investigator Award (2005-2008)

TUBITAK Kariyer Grant (2005-2010)

Ohio State Fellowship (2001-2003)

MIT Research Assistantship (1997-2001)

Valedictorian, Middle East Technical University, Graduation GPA: 3.99/4.00 (1996)

Zeytinoglu Undergraduate Scholarship (1992-1996)

Bronze Medal, International Physics Olympiad, Helsinki, Finland (1992)

First Place, University Entrance Examination (OSS) (1992)