FACULTY OF ENGINEERINGDEPARTMENT OF METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS ENGINEERING


MS/PhD Thesis Defences

Şahin Gören will have thesis defense on October 9th, 2018.

 

Şahin Gören (MSc)


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Rıza Gürbüz


Thesis Subject: The Effects of Heat Treatment on Microstructure, Hardness  and  Fatigue Behavior of (AMS5659) 15-5 Precipitation Hardenable  Stainless Steels 

Place/Time : October 9th, MetE C-205, at 09:30






Zeynep Öztürk will have thesis defense on September 10th, 2018.

 

Zeynep Öztürk (MSc)


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Bilgehan Ögel


Thesis Subject: An Investigation of Bainitic Transformation in Low Carbon Alloy and High Carbon Railway Steels

 

Place/Time : September 10th, MetE C-205, at 09:30





İpek Bayraktar, Ulaş Can, Başar Süer and Doğancan Tigan will have thesis defenses on September 3 and 4th, 2018.

 

İpek Bayraktar (MSc)


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. H. Emrah Ünalan

 

Thesis Coadvisor: Prof. Dr. Cevdet Kaynak


Thesis Subject: Antimicrobial Properties of 3D Printed Silver Nanowire/Polylactide Nanocomposites

 

Place/Time : September 03rd, MetE C-205, at 10:00

 

Ulaş Can (MSc)


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Cevdet Kaynak


Thesis Subject:  Effects of Titania Particles on the Behaviours of Polylactide Based Composites

 

Place/Time : September 04th, MetE C-205, at 11:30

 

Başar Süer (MSc)


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. A. Macit Özenbaş


Thesis Subject:  Conducting FTO Coatings Produced Using Ultrasonic Spray Pyrolysis for Heating Applications

 

Place/Time : September 04th, B-307, at 10:30

 

Doğancan Tigan (MSc)


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. H. Emrah Ünalan


Thesis Subject:  Copper Nanowire Network Based Transparent Thin Film Heaters

 

Place/Time :  September 04th, MetE C-205, at 14:00





Emre Burak Yurdakul and Hediye Merve Ertuğrul will have thesis defenses on August 13th, 2018.

 

Emre Burak Yurdakul (MSc)


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. A. Macit Özenbaş


Thesis Subject:  Power Factor Enhancement of Thermoelectric Oxide Composites for High Temperature Applications


Place/Time : MetE C-205, at 10:30

 

Hediye Merve Ertuğrul (MSc)


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. A. Macit Özenbaş


Thesis Subject:  Synthesis and Thermoelectric Characterization of Ca3Co4O9 Particles.


Place/Time : MetE C-205, at 11:30


Sevim Polat Genlik will have thesis defense on July 11th, 2018.


Thesis Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Dr. H. Emrah Ünalan

 

Thesis Subject: Copper Nanowire Based Transparent Electrodes with Improved Oxidation Stability


Place/Time : MetE C-205, at 10:00


Uygar Tosun will have thesis defense on July 5th, 2018.


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. C. Hakan Gür


Thesis Coadvisor: Dr. Süha Tirkeş


Thesis Subject:  Investigating the Fracture Behaviour of X70m Linepipe Steel Girth Weldments Via Single Edge Notched Tensile And Bend Tests 


Place/Time : MetE C-205, at 12:30


Merve İzmir and Hafize Çakmak will have thesis defenses on June 26th, 2018.

Merve İzmir (MSc)


Thesis Supervisor: Assist. Prof. Dr. Batur Ercan


Thesis Subject: Anodization of Titanium Alloys for Orthopedic Applications


Place/Time : MetE C-205, at 11:00


Hafize Çakmak (MSc)


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. M. Vedat Akdeniz


Thesis Subject: Bulk Amorphous Steel as a Coating Material: Hardfacing Application


Place/Time : MetE C-205, at 14:00


Emrah Yalınız will have thesis defense on June 13th, 2018

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ali Kalkanlı


Thesis Subject: Development of High Temperature Creep Resistant Aluminium Based Sand-Cast Magnesium Alloys


Place/Time : MetE C-205 on  June 13th, at 14:00


Burak Özcan will have thesis defense on June 7th, 2018.

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. C. Hakan Gür

Thesis Coadvisor: Dr. Koray Yurtışık


Thesis Subject: Investigation of Short Fatigue Crack Propagation and Damage Tolerance of Microstructurally Modified AISI 4132 Steel


Place/Time : MetE C-205 on  June 7th, at 14:00


Mustafa Tarık Boyraz and Utku Er will have thesis defenses on May 24th and May 25th, 2018.

Mustafa Tarık Boyraz


Thesis Supervisor: Assist. Prof. Dr. Bilge İmer


Thesis Subject: IN 378 LC Microstructure Optimization with Heat Treatment and Simulation to Improve Mechanical Properties of Turbine Blades


Place/Time : MetE C-205 on  May 24th, at 14:00


Utku Er


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. A. Macit Özenbaş


Thesis Subject: Spin Coated Copper (I) Thiocyanate as A Hole Transport Layer for Perovskite Solar Cells 


Place/Time : MetE C-205 on May 25th, at 14:00


Fatih Pişkin and Berke Pişlin will have thesis defenses on April 30th, 2018.


Fatih Pişkin


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Tayfur Öztürk


Thesis Subject: A Combinatorial Study on Hydrogen Separation Membranes


Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 10:00


Berke Pişkin


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. M. Kadri Aydınol


Thesis Subject: Development and Characterization of New Layered Cathode Materials for Lithium Ion Batteries


Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 14:00


Emre Yılmaz will have theses defense on February 1, 2018.

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. M. Kadri Aydınol

Thesis Subject: Development and characterization of tin based anode materials for Li-Ion batteries

Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 13:30


Şahin Coşkun and Ece Alpuğan will have thesis defenses on January 30 and 31, 2018.

Şahin Coşkun - January 30, Tuesday

Thesis Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Dr. H. Emrah Ünalan

Thesis Subject: Applications of Silver Nanowire Networks in Opto-Electronic Devices

Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 11:00

Ece Alpuğan - January 31, Wednesday

Thesis Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Dr. H. Emrah Ünalan

Thesis Subject: Functional Silver Nanowires

Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 13:00



Salim Çalışkan will have thesis defense in C-205  on 25 January 2018 (Thursday).

 

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. C. Hakan Gür

Thesis Subject: Determination of Shot Peening Effect on Behavior of AISI 4140 Steel by Non-Destructive Measurement of Surface Residual Stresses

Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 10:30




Ayşe Merve Genç will have thesis defense in C-205  on 11 October 2017 (Wednesday).

 

Thesis Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Eren Kalay

Thesis Coadvisor: Prof.Dr. M. Vedat Akdeniz



Thesis Subject: Development of Rare-Earth Free Permanent Magnets

Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 10:30





Ömer Faruk Koç will have thesis defense in C-205  on 11 September 2017 (Monday).



Umutcan Ertürk

 

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ali Kalkanlı


Thesis Subject: Development of CuNiSi-X Alloy Catenary Parts by Thermomechanical Processing for Railway Applications

Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 14:00




Three of our MSc students of our department, Sakine Deniz Varsavaş, Ece Ferizoğlu ve Sıla Ece Atabay will have thesis defenses on 07 September 2017 (Thursday).



Sakine Deniz Varsavaş


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Cevdet Kaynak

Thesis Subject: Effects of Glass Fiber Content, 3D-Printing and Weathering on the Performance of Polylactide

Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 10:00

 

 

Ece Ferizoğlu

 

Thesis Supervisor:  Prof.Dr.  Rıza Gürbüz 

Thesis Coadvisor: Prof.Dr. Yavuz Ali Topkaya


Thesis Subject: Solvent Extraction Of Scandium From Pregnant Leach Solution Of Nickel Laterite

Place/Time : MetE E-Meeting Room at 10:00

Sıla Ece Atabay

 

Thesis Supervisor: Prof.Dr. Arcan F. Dericioğlu 

Thesis Subject: 

Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 11:30


Three of our MSc students of our department, Cavit Eyövge, Mete Batuhan Durukan and Berkay Bayramin will have thesis defenses in C-205  on 06 September 2017 (Wednesday).



Cavit Eyövge


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Tayfur Öztürk

Thesis Subject: Development of Mg Based Negative Electrode Materals for NiMH Batteries

Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 10:00

 

 

Mete Batuhan Durukan

 

Thesis Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Dr. H. Emrah Ünalan

Thesis Subject: Modification of Single Walled Carbon Nanotube Thin Films for Supercapacitor Electrodes

Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 11:30



Berkay Bayramin

 

Thesis Supervisor: Assist. Prof. Dr. Mert Efe

Thesis Coadvisor: Assist. Prof. Dr. Caner Şimşir


Thesis Subject: Modification of Single Walled Carbon Nanotube Thin Films for Supercapacitor Electrodes

Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 11:30




Two of our MSc students of our department, Kadir Özgün Köse and Onur Türel, will have thesis defenses in C-205  on 05 September (Tuesday).



Kadir Özgün Köse


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. M. Kadri Aydınol


Thesis Subject: Investigation of Structural and Electrochemical Properties of Biomass Based Activated Carbon Materials For Energy Storage Applications

Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 10:00

 

 

Onur Türel

 

Thesis Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Dr. H. Emrah Ünalan


Thesis Subject: Ultrasonic spray coated inorganic thin films for electrochromic applications

Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 12:00





One of our MSc students of our department, Umutcan Ertürk, will have thesis defense in C-205  on 18 August (Friday).



Umutcan Ertürk

 

Thesis Supervisor: Asst. Prof. Dr. Bilge İmer


Thesis Subject: Production and Development of Aluinide Coatings by Chemical Vapor Deposition on Nickel Based Superalloys for Turbine Engine Application

Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 09:00

 

 




One of the MSc students of our department, Fatih Sıkan, will have thesis defense in meeting room (C-205) at 10:00 on 01 August (Tuesday).


Thesis Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Y. Eren Kalay


Thesis Subject: Production and Characterization of CuZr-RE Based Bulk Amorphous/Nanocrystal Composite






One of the MSc students of our department, Rasim Eriş, will have thesis defense in meeting room (C-205) at 10:30 on 07 July (Friday).


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. M. Vedat Akdeniz
Thesis Coadvisor: 
Prof. Dr. Amdulla Mekhrabov


Thesis Subject: Design and Development of High Temperature Nickel-Based Superalloys





One of the MSc students of our department, Hatice Gözde Yıldırım, will have thesis defense in meeting room (C-205) at 10:00 on 06 July (Thursday).


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Tayfur Öztürk

Thesis Subject: Design and Construction of a Coating Reactor for R.F. Thermal Plasma System






One of the MSc students of our department, Ziya Çağrı Torunoğlu, will have thesis defense in meeting room (C-205) at 10:00 on 23 June (Friday).


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Tayfur Öztürk
Thesis Coadvisor: Y. Doç. Dr. Y. Eren Kalay

Thesis Subject: Utilization of (La1-xSrx)CoO3-δ/(La1-ySry)2CoO4±δ Heterostructures as Cathode for IT-SOFCs 





One of the MSc students of our department, Mehmet Çağırıcı, will have thesis defense in meeting room (C-205) at 10:00 on 21 June (Wednesday).


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. C. Hakan Gur
Thesis Coadvisor: Dr. Koray Yurtisik

Thesis Subject:Investigation of Key Hole Weldability of Line Pipe Steel Grade X70M in terms of Fracture Toughness Properties


One of the MSc students of our department, Melis Kaplan, will have thesis defense in meeting room (C-205) at 10:30 on 16 June (Friday).


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Abdullah Ozturk
Thesis Coadvisor: Asst. Prof. Jongee Park

Thesis Subject:Production and Characterization of Yttria Stabiized Zirconia Ceramic Blocks for Dental Applications


One of the PhD students of our department, Göksü Gürer, will have thesis defense in meeting room (C-205) at 13:30 on 28 April (Friday).


Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. C. Hakan Gür

Thesis Subject: Modelling of Fatigue Crack Initiation and Propagation at Railway Axle-Wheel Contacts and Their Experimental Verification


One of the MSc students of our department, Refik Onur Uğuz, will have thesis defense in meeting room (E-227) at 15:30 on 31 March (Friday).

 

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. İshak Karakaya

Thesis Subject: Cathodic Protection of Aluminum Components of Armoured Amphibious Vehicles in Marine Environment
 


One of our MSc students of our department, Zeren Özgeneci Taşkaya, will have thesis defense in C-205  on 22 February (Wednesday).

 

 

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Bilgehan Ögel

Thesis Subject: The Effect of Retained Austenite and Carbide Distribution on the Wear Resistance of Bearing Steel
Place/Time : MetE C-205 at 13:30

 

  
 


Two of our MSc students of our department, Rauf Aksu and Furkan Özdemir, will have thesis defenses in E-227  on 03 February (Friday).

 

Rauf Aksu 

 

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ishak Karakaya
Thesis Coadvisor: Asst. Prof. Metehan Erdoğan 

Thesis Subject: Cathodıc Protectıon of Steel Components of Armoured Amphibious Vehicles in Marine Envionment
Place/Time : MetE E-227 at 14:00

 

 

Furkan Özdemir

 

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ishak Karakaya
Thesis Coadvisor: Asst. Prof. Metehan Erdoğan 

Thesis Subject: Electrochemical Production of Tungsten Refractory Metal Powders
Place/Time : MetE E-227 at 15:00

 


One of the MSc students of our department, Tayfun Durmaz, will have thesis defense in meeting room (C-205) at 14:30 on 01 February (Wednesday).

  

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ali Kalkanlı

Thesis Subject: Development of High Strength Aluminum Matrix Composite Backing Plates for Ballistic Armor

 


One of the PhD students of our department, Nursev Bilgin, will have thesis defense in meeting room (C-205) at 10:30 on 01 February (Wednesday).

  

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Abdullah Öztürk

Thesis Coadvisor: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Jongee Park

Thesis Subject: Production of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells by Using Nano-Sized Titanium Dioxide

 


One of the MSc students of our department, Tugce Kaleli, will have thesis defense in meeting room (C-205) at 14:00 on 30 January (Monday).

  

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. C. Hakan Gur

Thesis Subject: Determination of Residual Stress State in SAE/AISI 8620 Carburized Steel by Non-Destructive Testing Methods


One of the MSc students of our department, Busra Ekim Sarac, will have thesis defense in meeting room (C-205) at 14:00 on 18 January (Wednesday).

  

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Caner Durucan

Thesis Coadvisor: AssocProf. Dr. Husnu Emrah Unalan
Thesis Subject: Structural and Optoelectronic Properties of Sol-Gel Derived Nickel Oxide Thin Films


One of the MSc students of our department, Guney Mert Bilgin, will have thesis defense in meeting room (C-205) at 14:00 on 16 January (Monday).

 

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Caner Durucan

Thesis Coadvisor: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ziya Esen
Thesis Subject: Optimization of the Mechanical Properties of Ti-6Al-4V Alloy Produced by Three Dimensional Additive Manufacturing Using Termochemical Processes
 


One of the PhD students of our department, Serif Kaya, will have thesis defense in meeting room (C-205) at 14:00 on 28 September (Wednesday).

 

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Yavuz Ali Topkaya 
Thesis Subject: Extraction of Scandium from a Lateritic Nickel-Cobat Ore by Means of Hydrometallurgical Technique