Dr. David Ouellette has started as a post-doctoral researcher in the Mechanical Engineering Department of Dokuz Eylul University on January 25, 2016. He will stay in Izmir for one year to conduct research on the ongoing direct methanol fuel cell projects. 0

Dr. David Ouellette’s post-doctoral fellowship

Dr. Farshid Zabihian from the West Virginia University Institute of Technology (Montgomery, WV, USA) visited Dokuz Eylul University through the TUBITAK 2221 program. During his visit, he gave a seminar on his previous and ongoing research activities, discussed future collaboration opportunities on fuel cells and met with other colleagues in […]

Dr. Farshid Zabihian’s Visit

Prof. Metin Yaras (head of the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering of Carleton University) visited the Mechanical Engineering Department of Dokuz Eylul University and gave a seminar on the research activities of his department on October 27, 2015. Several MSc and PhD students as well as some faculty members […]

Seminar – Metin Yaras

Congratulations to all 2015 graduates of the Faculty of Engineering. Adnan Ozden graduated with the highest ranking among all students in the Faculty of Engineering and delivered the opening speech in the ceremony. Adnan Ozden and Onur Kadem graduated with highest honor (3.5<GPA<4) and received their awards. Adnan Ozden, Mustafa […]

Graduation Ceremony – 2015

Congratulations to the following students who participated and won prizes in the undergraduate project competitions. – First prize in the third traditional interdisciplinary project competition organized by the Faculty of Engineering of Dokuz Eylul University “Manufacturing and testing of direct methanol fuel cells with different methods”, Adnan ÖZDEN, Mustafa ERÇELİK, Dilan ERDOĞDU, Hatice ÖZKARA […]

Undergraduate Project Competition – 2015

Dr. Colpan attended the second TUBITAK-CONACYT Workshop in Mexico City, Mexico between June 11-12, 2015. Turkish and Mexican researchers made presentations on their research areas and discussed possible collaboration in a joint project.   0


We have attended 4 conferences to make oral and poster presentations in 2015; and published 5 papers in the proceedings of these conferences. 1) Atacan, O.F., Gencalp, U., Colpan, C.O. Akan Elektrolitli-Doğrudan Metanollü Yakıt Pilinin Üç Boyutlu Modelinin Geliştirilmesi. Proceedings of the TESKON 2015, Izmir, Turkey, April 8-11, 2015. (Oral […]

2015 Conferences

We visited Desa Enerji on May 21, 2015. The cogeneration plant was introduced; and possible ways of future research collaborations were discussed. 0

Desa Enerji Visit

We visited Inci Aku in Manisa on April 6, 2015. The trip was organized by Mechanical Engineering Student Society of Dokuz Eylul University. During the trip, the company was introduced and the manufacturing steps of their battery products were explained and shown. 0

Inci Aku Visit

Congratulations to the following undergraduate students who received Tubitak awards.   Tubitak 2241-A Kubra Ozalp and Huseyin Kaman Tubitak 2209/A Adnan Ozden and Mustafa Ercelik Onur Kadem and Deniz Eker Anil Erdogan and Gokhan Fidan     0

TUBITAK Awards for Undergraduate Students

  We visited TEK-SIS, which is a SME working on R&D for development of Fuel Cell by co-operating universities, located in Technology Development Zone of METU, in Ankara, Turkey, on January 12, 2015. We discussed about fuel cell stack design and manufacturing as well as learned about the capabilities of […]


       Dr. Ebrahim Poulad  has been in Dokuz Eylul University as a visiting researcher since August 2014. He received the Mitacs Globalink award to conduct research in collaboration with Dr. Colpan in DEU Mechanical Engineering Department for 3 months. He will give a seminar on his PhD thesis […]

Seminar Announcement – Ebrahim Poulad