Prof. Emel Arinç, TÜBA Honorary Member and Presidency Culture and Art Grand Prize laureate passed away on Monday, December 27, 2021 at the age of 81.
Prof. K. Arzum Erdem Gürsan, TÜBA Principal Member and TÜBA Council member from Ege University Faculty of Pharmacy was elected as editor among the 22 scientists invited as associate editors to the "Biosensors and Bioelectronics" Journals, published by the international publishing house Elsevier, in the Q1 category and with an impact factor of 10,618. She was also one of the two scientists invited as an editor to the open access journal "Biosensors and Bioelectronics: X".
The book “Forest Fires: Causes, Effects, Monitoring, Precautions to be Taken and Rehabilitation Activities” prepared by TÜBA and edited by Prof. Dr. Taşkın Kavzoğlu, TÜBA Associate Member and Gebze Technical University Faculty Member, was published. The book deals with forest fires in all their dimensions and from the perspective of the modern world.
Prof. Dr. Zekai Şen was awarded "Grand Prize" related with the “2021 Spread of Knowledge Award”, Assoc. Prof. Hümeyra Özturan, who received the 2021 TÜBA TESEP before, taken "Social Sciences" award, Prof. Dr. Mustafa Soylak, TÜBA Principal Member received the award in the field of "Engineering, Natural and Health Sciences".
TÜBA 58th General Assembly was held on 18 December 2021 in Ankara. At the General Assembly, which started with the opening and protocol speeches, certificates were presented to TÜBA members elected as members at the 57th General Assembly.