Meet the Team



Graduate Alumni

Name Degree Year Thesis First Job
Tahsin Alper Ozkan MSc 2020 Electrical Balance Duplexer Based In-Band Full Duplex System for 5G (28 GHz) Communication Systems Sabanci University
Isik Berke Gungor MSc 2020 122 GHz SiGe BiCMOS High Resolution FMCW RADAR Front-End for Remote Sensing Applications KU Leuven
Mir Hassan Mahmud MSc 2020 Frequency Synthesizer and Mixer Design for 5G (26 GHz) Communication Systems UCSD
Hamza Kandiş MSc 2019 77 GHz SiGe BiCMOS FMCW RADAR for automotive applications Silicon Radar
İlker Kalyoncu MSc & PhD 2013 & 2019 Four-element phased-array beamformers and a self-interference canceling full-duplex transciver in 130-nm SiGe for 5G applications at 26 GHz Analog Devices
Can Çalışkan MSc & PhD 2014 & 2019 Bidirectional common-path for 8-to-24 gHz low noise SiGe BiCMOS T/R module core-chip Sicoya GmbH
Shahbaz Abbasi PhD 2019 A highly digital microbolometer ROIC employing a novel event-based readout and two-step time to digital converters Intel
Alper Güner MSc 2018 Ka-band Full Duplex System with Electrical Balance Duplexer For 5G Applications using SiGe BiCMOS Technology IHP
Eşref Türkmen MSc 2018 W/D-Bands single-chip systems in a 0.13μm SiGe BiCMOS technology-dicke radiometer, and frequency extension module for VNAs Silicon Radar
Emre Can Durmaz MSc 2018 HfO2, Al2O3, and ZnO based Metal-Insulator-Metal photovoltaic structures for solar cell applications IHP Microelectronics
Atia Shafique PhD 2018 Modeling and characterization of high TCR, low noise Si/Si1_xGex multi-quantum well detector for uncooled microbolometers Sabanci University
Abdurrahman Burak MSc 2017 7-bit Phase Shifter using SiGe BiCMOS Technology for X-band Phased Array Applications Sabanci University
Arman Galioğlu MSc 2017 A 6-Bit Time-Interleaved Asynchronous Successive Approximation Register Analog-to-Digital Converter with 1-Bit Redundancy in 90nm Technology Columbia University
Emre Özeren MSc & PhD 2009 & 2016 High resolution, process and temperature compensated phase shifter design using a self generated look up table MKR-IC
Melik Yazıcı MSc & PhD 2010 & 2016 High dynamic range pixel architecture with smart light intensity decision unit Sabanci University
Ömer Ceylan MSc & PhD 2008 & 2016 Digital readout integrated circuit (droic) implementing time delay and integration (tdi) for scanning type infrared focal plane arrays (irfpas) Sabanci University
Barbaros Çetindoğan MSc 2016 High-resolution vector-sum phase shifters for X-band phased arrays in SiGe BiCMOS IHP Microelectronics
Berktuğ Üstündağ MSc 2016 0.13 um SiGe BiCMOS W&D-Band receivers for passive millimeter-wave imaging applications UCSD
Mesut İnaç MSc 2015 Modeling, design and fabrication of metal-insulator-metal diodes as rectenna element for infrared energy harvesting and detection applications TU Berlin
Murat Davulcu MSc 2015 SiGe BiCMOS ICs for X-Band 7-Bit T/R module with high precision amplitude and phase control Analog Devices
Hüseyin Kayahan MSc & PhD 2008 & 2013 Pulse frequency modulated DROICs with reduced quantization noise employing extended counting method. (PhD Thesis) Analog Devices
Emre Heves MSc & PhD 2006 & 2012 PbS colloidal quantum dots based photodetectors for integrated SWIR detection (PhD Thesis) SUNUM
Muhammet Burak Baran MSc 2012 An ultra wide temperature range R-2R based 8 bit D/A converter for 90nm CMOS technology KU Leuven
Tolga Dinç MSc 2012 SiGe BiCMOS front-end circuits for X-Band phased arrays Columbia University
Zeynep Altıntaş PhD 2012 Development of nanoparticle-modified sensor platform for cancer marker detection Cranfield University
Sreenivasa Saravan Kallempudi PhD 2011 Development of a new biosensor array and lab-on-a-chip for portable applications using a label-free detection method Vistec Lithography
Ferhat Taşdemir MSc 2011 Capacitance to voltage converter design for biosensor applications ASELSAN
Samet Zihir MSc 2011 An X-Band power amplifier design for on-chip RADAR applications UCSD
Ahmet Kemal Bakkaloğlu MSc 2008 Realization of a voltage controlled oscillator using 0.35 um sige-bicmos technology for multi-band applications Arçelik
Nilüfer Tonga Karakaç MSc 2007 Design of combined power amplifier using 0.35micron SIGe HBT technology for IEEE 802.11a standard Profilo Telra Electronics
Mehmet Kaynak MSc 2006 Realization of a low noise amplifier using 0.35 um SiGe-BicMOS Technology for IEEE 802.11a applications IHP Microelectronics
Beril Seda Çiftçi MSc 2003 Design and realization of a high speed 64 x 64 - bit multiplier for low power applications Beko
Mansoor Naseer MSc 2003 Flexible microelectromechanical filters for telecommunication electronics Castpro Electronics
Mustafa Parlak MSc 2003 Design and simulation of micro resonator oscillator for communication circuits TUBİTAK
Rıza Dönmez MSc 2003 Digital implementation of ETSI OFDM symbol synchronizer based on sliding correlation ST Microelectronics
Zafer Özgür Gürsoy MSc 2003 Design and realization of a 2.4 Gbps - 3.2 Gbps clock and data recovery circuit ST Microelectronics
Tuğba Demirci MSc 2002 Realization of CMOS compatible micromachined chemical sensors Cypress Semiconductor

Undergraduate Alumni (Completed Graduation Projects with Us)

Name Year First Job
Ajten Fejzullahu 2020 Sabanci University
Onur Elcin 2020 Sabanci University
Can Ayduman 2020 Sabancı University
Enes Recep Turkoglu 2020 Sabanci University
Cengizhan Kana 2020 Sabanci University
Kutay Altintas 2020 Sabanci University
Erkut Gurol 2020 Sabanci University
Ali Sah Ozcan 2020 Sabanci University
Ege Onat 2020 RWTH Aachen University
Timur Zyrtyloglu 2019 Boston University
Volkan Arslan 2019 Columbia University
Işık Berke Güngör 2018 Sabanci University
Burak Aksar 2018 Boston University
Mertcan Çokbaş 2018 Boston University
Anıl Kulan 2018 TU Munich
Ahmet Ayberk Tarçın 2018 EPFL
Tahsin Alper Özkan 2018 Sabanci University
Abdülkadir Uzun 2017 Sabanci University
Hamza Kandiş 2017 Sabanci University
Selen Sop 2017 The University of Milan
Berk Olçum 2017 EPFL
Rıza Can Çakmakcı 2017 -
Emre Can Durmaz 2016 Sabanci University
Çağrı Erbağcı 2016 KTH
Atakan Açıkgöz 2016 Sabanci University
Mustafa Beşirli 2016 CERN
Armağan Daşcürcü 2016 Columbia University
Alper Güner 2016 Sabanci University
Onur Zungur 2015 Boston University
Ozan Toyran 2015 Sabanci University
Ihsan Onur Biricik 2015 Sabanci University
Bilgesu Sezgin 2015 KU Leuven
Didem Koçhan 2015 Koc University
Arman Galioğlu 2015 Sabanci University
Aysel Deniz Esendal 2014 Sabanci University
Mehmet Meriç İşgenç 2014 CMU
Yasemin Uzun 2014 MKR-IC
Arın Can Ülkü 2014 TU Delft
Barbaros Çetindoğan 2014 Sabanci University
Umut Çelik 2014 KU Leuven
Umut Kodak 2014 UCSD
Berktuğ Üstündağ 2014 Sabanci University
Albert Çiprut 2013 University of Rochester
Mesut İnaç 2013 Sabanci University
Murat Davulcu 2013 Sabanci University
Yusuf Samet Yaraş 2013 Koc University
Kadir Can Keleş 2013 Türkiye İş Bankası
Kerim Kemal Kibaroğlu 2013 UCSD
Merve Toka 2012 Dialog Semiconductors
Can Çalışkan 2012 Sabanci University
Sadık Serdar Tacettinoğlu 2011 -
İlker Kalyoncu 2011 Sabanci University
Şehmuz Cacına 2010 UCSD
Name Year First Job
Tolga Dinç 2010 Sabanci University
Arif Ekin Uzun 2010 Pavotech
Serkan Yazıcı 2010 UPENN
Oğuz Tayyar Karaduman 2010 Boğazici University
Uğur Bağcı 2010 Twente University
Tuğçe Rabia Yazıcıgil 2009 EPFL
Samet Zihir 2009 Sabanci University
Ferhat Taşdemir 2009 Sabanci University
Hasene G. Ozsema 2008 EPFL
Melik Yazıcı 2008 Sabanci University
Özgür İnaç 2008 UCSD
Serhat Bolsu 2008 Tmob Mobile Tech.
Remzi Yağız Mungan 2008 Chalmers University of Technology
Umut Can Keskiner 2007 Izmir Economy University
Ediz Calay 2007 Harvard Medical School
Murat Can Kıral 2007 Sabanci University
Nalan Liv 2007 Sabanci University
Mehmet Uzunkol 2007 UCSD
Gözen Köklü 2007 EPFL
Hasan Hüseyin Dumanlı 2007 Rutgers Uviversity
Kaan Demokan Yurtoğlu 2006 Bogazici University
Hüseyin Kayahan 2006 Sabanci University
Arzu Datlı 2006 ST Electronics
Övünç Kocabaş 2006 Sabanci University
Ömer Ceylan 2006 Sabanci University
Alperen Yusuf Ateşal 2006 UCSD
Ali Ulaş İlhan 2006 WPI
Berke Çetinöneri 2006 UCSD
Caner Murat Özhan 2006 Sabanci University
Ercihan İncetürkmen 2005 EPFL
Sinan Ferit Tuzer 2005 -
Hande Akın 2004 ST Microelectronics
Soner Yaldız 2004 Koc University
Serkan Özdemir 2004 Northwestern University
Emre Salman 2004 University of Rochester
Necip Sezen 2004 Sabanci University
Emre Heves 2004 Sabanci University
Özlem Kalkan 2003 Sabanci University
Selim Hanay 2003 CalTech