“Zwick Science Award” to Dr. Özgür Atalay
May 06, 2016


A lecturer at ITU Faculty of Textile Technologies and Design, Dr. Özgür Atalay achieved the third place in 2015 Zwick Science Award Competition held for the 7th time this year in Prague Czech Academy of Sciences.

In the organization awarding the most path breaking innovative research in the field of material testing system, the selection was made from 160 applicants from 26 countries.

ozgur atalay (soldanikinci)

Dr. Özgür Atalay was awarded for his research on textile-based sensors obtained as a result of integration of conductive thread structures into textile structures.

Dr. Özgür Atalay is pursuing his post-doctoral studies at Harvard University.

We congratulate our academician representing our country successfully in the international arena and wish him a continued success.