The Scientific and Technological Research Council Of Turkey (TUBITAK) recently announced that Prof. Emir Salih Mağden has been awarded the Career Development Grant (TUBITAK 3501). The grant is one of 7 awarded this year in the Electrical/Electronics/Informatics research category. The full list of grant winners can be found here and is accompanied by a press release.
The grant will cover the development, fabrication, and characterization of next-generation integrated photonic devices for a period of 36 months.
From TUBITAK homepage: “The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) is the leading agency for management, funding and conduct of research in Turkey. It was established in 1963 with a mission to advance science and technology, conduct research, and support Turkish researchers. The council is an autonomous institution and is governed by a scientific board whose members are selected from prominent scholars from universities, industry, and research institutions.”