Our researchers receive TTGV Dr. Akin Cakmakci Thesis Award
April 24, 2012
Dr. Kurulus Erinc Akdogan and his PhD supervisor Dr. Atila Yilmaz, our department's faculty member, received "Dr. Akin Cakmakci Best Thesis Award" in a ceremony organized by Technology Development Foundation of Turkey (TTGV).
On April 19th, 2012 The Technology Development Foundation of Turkey held an award ceremony in Bilkent Hotel Conference Center, Ankara. One of the 10 recipients of "The 4th Dr. Akin Cakmakci Best Thesis and Foundation on University - Industry Collaboration Awards" was a PhD dissertation run in our department. It is titled "Design and Comaparison of Electronic Above Knee Prostheses Employing Pneumatic and MR Cylinders by Motion Measurement Systems" and realized by Dr. Kurtulus Erinc Akdogan. The dissertation was supervised by our faculty member Dr. Atila Yilmaz and sponsored by OrtoTEK Prosthetics and Orthotics Ltd.

The event aims to encourage research and development activities performed by the universities to be commercialized.

You may click the event's own web link "" (in Turkish only) to get more information.

We express our congratulations to our researchers.

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