Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Mustafa Turkmen
"Nanoantennas for biosensing"
Erciyes Univ. & Fotonik Technology and Engineering

Dr. Mustafa Turkmen is an Associate Professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Erciyes University (Turkey). He received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the Erciyes University, both in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, in 2003 and 2009, respectively. He worked for Boston University as a visiting research assistant professor between 2009 and 2012. His current research interests include nanoantenna arrays, metamaterials, plasmonics and their applications in chemical and biological sensing, and optical communication and microwave printed circuits, and patch antennas for wireless communication such as wireless local area network (WLAN), Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX), wireless body area network (WBAN), and 5G applications. He is a recipient of the Graduate and Postdoctoral Research Fellowships from The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK). Prof. Turkmen is also a member of KUSI Group as the Representative of TR72 Region and City of Kayseri, in the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology, since 2014.