Prof. Dr. Yusuf Yağcı’s International Success on Citation Numbers
Aug 03, 2016


Prof. Dr. Yusuf Yağcı, Department of Chemistry of Faculty of Arts and Sciences, who acted as the chairman of 46th World Polymer Congress organized together by ITU and Turkish Chemical Society this year, has added a new success on his achievements.

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Elsevier Scopus, one of the biggest scientific databases of the world in its field, elected scientists and institutions that contributed to material science and engineering the most through their scientific research. ITU represented our country and Prof Dr. Yusuf Yağcı, Department of Chemistry of Faculty of Arts and Sciences, was the only scientist representing our country. In the list there were scientists from World’s important universities and research institutions such as Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard University and Max Planck. Prof. Dr. Yağcı’s studies on polymer science and synthetic methods he improved have important place in material science, ranging from bio-applications to subjects regarding energy. You can see the list prepared by Elsevier Scopus from here.

Prof. Dr. Yusuf Yağcı represented not only our university but also our country in the best manner through his success on citation numbers. For he has done us proud, we congratulate Prof Dr. Yusuf Yağcı and wish his success to continue.