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“Nanotechnological and Functional Materials” research group is affiliated with Materials Institute of TUBITAK Marmara Research Center. The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) is the leading agency for management, funding and conduct of research, technology and development studies in Turkey. Nanotechnological and Functional Materials Project Group have know-how and R&D competence in the development of functional glasses/glass ceramics/ceramics and piezoelectric ceramics for different end users. The group conducts basic and practical R&D studies with national and international projects funded by industrial organizations, Ministry of Development and TUBITAK.
Research areas are mainly listed as subtitles below:

FUNCTIONAL GLASSES
 Nanometal glass hybrid nanocomposites
 Stained glass/energy efficient glasses
 Antibacterial glasses
 Thin glasses for display technologies and satellite systems
 Radiation resistant glasses
 Bioactive glasses
 Chemical strengthening techniques of thin glasses/chemical tempering
 Functional modification of glass surfaces/Ion exchange techniques
 Sealing Glass /Glass Paste For Hermetic Packaging

FUNCTIONAL GLASS CERAMICS/CERAMICS
 Low thermal expansion glass ceramics (LAS glass ceramics)
 Machinable glass ceramics (MAS glass ceramics)
 Radiation resistant glass ceramics
 Bioceramics and bioactive glass ceramics
 Functional modification of glass ceramic surfaces/Ion exchange techniques
 Chemical strengthening techniques of glass ceramics/chemical tempering

Also the reseach areas and projects (past and on-going) about the topic are listed below:
- Glass, glass ceramic and ceramic powders
- Nano forsterite powder
- Conservation of cultural heritage works (ceramics &glasses) by nanotechnological methods
- Sealing glass powder for hermetic packacing

Relevant + Past + Ongoing projects
1) Advancing Iznik Tiles (Our Cultural Heritage) to 21st century by Applying Nano-Science and Advanced Nano-Structured Materials
2) EUREKA - ECO-UTIRESMAT, E!, Economical and Ecological Utilisation of Selected Residual Materials for Landscape Creation
3) EUREKA no. E!3824 acronym: INWASCOMP-From Waste Materials to Commercial Products
4) Development of Recycling Technology of Anodizing Sludge as Flame Retardent in Nonflammable Composite Panel Production
5) Recycling and Reuse of Old Asphalt Coatings in Hot Bituminous Mixtures
6) TU 1301 Transport and Urban Development – “NORM FOR BUILDING MATERIALS” COST ACTION

Topics

SC5-14b-2017:
Raw materials Innovation actions (b) Processing of lower grade and/or complex primary and/or secondary raw materials in the most sustainable ways (IA)
 
SC5-16c-2017:
Raw materials international co-operation (c) International network of raw materials training centres (CSA)
 
SC5-21b-2017:
Cultural heritage as a driver for sustainable growth (b) Heritage-led rural regeneration (IA)
 

Contact

Dr. Meryem Sariguzel
 
TUBITAK MRC
 
Baris Mah. Dr.Zeki Acar Cad.
41470 Gebze
Turkey
 
Homepage: http://
Email: meryem.sariguzel@tubitak.gov.tr
Phone:

Responsible NCP

Meltem UNLU TOKCAER
The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK)
ncpenv@tubitak.gov.tr
Telephone:+90312-2989420
Turkey