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Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)

General information

Areas of scientific interest: physics of semiconductor nanocrystals, lasers and LEDs based on nanocrystals, nanophotonics, optoelectronics, nanomaterials, plasmonics.

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The latest Prof. Demir’s activity is related to the application of various semiconductor nanomaterials for lasing applications. He is one of the pioneers in the field of nanolasers based on advanced photonics modes (e.g. bound states in the continuum).

Scientific recognition

Number of publications in the scientific journals indexed by the Web of Science Core Collection database: 448

Number of the citations of the articles indexed by the Web of Science Core Collection database: 9997

NRF Investigatorship Award (National Research Foundation (NRF) Singapore Government) - 2016

Nanyang Award for Research Excellence (Nanyang Technological University) - 2013

TUBITAK-TESVIK Young Scientist Award (TUBITAK – Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey) - 2009

Parlar Foundation Young Scientist Award, selected by ODTU (METU) Parlar Foundation Award Committee (The Parlar Foundation) - 2008

Scientist of the Year Award (Quark Science Society (KBT)) - 2008

The Outstanding Young Person of the World Honoree (TOYP Honoree), nominated by: JCI Turkey (Junior Chamber International (JCI) Federation of Young Leaders and Entrepreneurs Worldwide) - 2007

European Young Investigator Award (EURYI), nominated by: TUBITAK – Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (The EURYI program is transformed into the ERC program) (European Science Foundation (ESF)) - 2007

First Prize of the Junior Chamber International of Turkey, nominated by: JCI Award Committee (Junior Chamber International of Turkey) - 2006

Turkish National Academy of Sciences Distinguished Young Scientist Award (TUBA-GEBIP) (National Academy of Sciences,
Turkey (TUBA)) - 2006
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