HaberlerTÜBA Uluslararası Akademi Ödülleri 2017 Aday Gösterme Süreci Başladı TÜBA Başkanı Prof. Dr. Ahmet Cevat Acar’ın “23 Nisan Ulusal Egemenlik ve Çocuk Bayramı” Mesajı I. KAST ve TÜBA Ortak Sempozyumu “Kore ve Türkiye Arasında Bilimsel İş Birliği” Muhasebe Personeli İsmail Çolak Emekli Oldu TÜBA-Mikrobiyota ve İnsan Sağlığı Sempozyumu Gerçekleştirildi TÜBA-Kök Hücre ve Embriyo Uygulamaları Eğitim Sempozyumu Gerçekleştirildi TÜBA Asosye Üyesi Doç. Dr. Demirköz “Yükselen Yetenekler Ödülü”nü Aldı “Küresel Sağlığın İyileştirilmesi” Konulu “Science20 Dialogue Forumu” ve 2017 S20 Bildirisi TÜBA Başkan Yardımcısı Prof. Yurdusev EMAN Genel Kurulu’na Katıldı TÜBA-Mikrobiyota ve İnsan Sağlığı Sempozyumu
Rising Talent Award to TÜBA Associate Member Assoc. Prof. Demirköz
Tarih: 10 MART 2017 Okunma Sayısı: 912
TÜBA Associate Member and Middle East Technical University Faculty of Arts and Sciences Department of Physics Faculty Member Assoc. Prof. Melahat Bilge Demirköz was deemed worthy for “Rising Talents Award” under the program of “For Women in Science” jointly organized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and L'Oreal this year.
Demirköz is entitled to receive the "Rising Talents Award" given to 15 young scientists every year for her work on space radiation. The award ceremony is scheduled to take place in Paris on 23 March.
Who is Assoc. Prof. Melahat Bilge Demirköz?
She served as a consultant for TÜBİTAK Space Institute in 2013-2014 and Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources in 2014-2015. She has been a member of Board of Directors of Board of Directors of ODTÜ Community and Science Center since 2015, TÜBİTAK Science Committee since 2013, CERN ACCU Users Advisory Board and arts@CERN: CERN Art Program Board of Directors since 2014. Demirköz will serve as the consultant at ROKETSAN until 2018. Demirköz has 1 post-doc researcher, 3 PhD and 2 MSc students, 2 technicians, 2 engineers, 6 undergraduate students.
Astro-particle physicist Assoc. Prof. Melahat Bilge Demiköz continues her works on “ATLAS Experiment” and searches for dark matter at CERN, “AMS-02 Experiment”, positron ratio measurement and dark matter search at International Space Station, the measurement of the amount of radiation in the low earth orbit with AMS-02, "total dose effect for space industry" radiation tests, laboratory setup to investigate the "Single Event Effects" of the radiation dose in space for the first time in Turkey, improving the radiation resistance of semiconducting materials. Demirköz, who conducts 5 projects in total, has 307 publications, 12,583 references and 48 h-index. Assoc. Prof. Demirköz was one of the 5 scientists selected to carry the Olympic flame in Istanbul also has METU Development Research Foundation's METU Young Researcher Achievement Award, 2014 Turkish Physics Society Engin Arık Scientist Award, Scientific Achievement Award for 8th March World Women's Day from the Ministry of Family and Social Policy, Ten Outstanding Young Persons (TOYP) Award from Junior Council International (JCI) Turkey, 2008 Turkish Physics Society Şevket Erk Young Scientist Award, Scottish Power and PPARC Dorothy Hodgkin "Outstanding International PhD Student" Award, Orloff Award for "outstanding contributions to the physics world" at MIT Graduation.
Demirköz, who was selected as a TÜBA Associate Member in 2013, still continues to work in METU Department of Physics.