Ibrahim Dursun

PhD Student


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Research Interests

My research interests include the understand of hybrid organic–inorganic materials and their light-matter interaction, as well as their optoelectronics applications.

Selected Publications


  • M.Sc., Optics & Photonics, with specialization Photonic Materials & Devices (http://www.europhotonics.org/wordpress/)
  • Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany, 2013
  • Aix-Marseille University, Marseille, France, 2013
  • B.Sc., Physics, Department of Physics, Izmir Institute of Technology, Izmir, Turkey, 2011

Professional Profile

  • 04/2013- 10/2013 Master Thesis at Karlsruhe of Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
    Diamond nanophotonic circuits for non-linear optical applications.
  • 08/2012-10/2013 Internship at Karlsruhe of Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
    Investigation of optical coupling between nanophotonic waveguide and graphene.
  • 10/2011- 03/2012 Group Project at Laboratoire Physique des Interactions Ioniques et Moleculaires
    (PIIM), Aix-Marseille University, France
    How to measure an optical frequency with the best precision?
  • 02/2011- 06/2011 Personal Project at Izmir Institute of Technology, Turkey
    Volatile Gas sensing properties various Calixarene molecules measured
    by a Quartz Crystal Microbalance (QCM).
  • 09/2010- 01/2011 Personal Project at Izmir Institute of Technology, Turkey
    Calculation of electronic and magnetic properties of zigzag grapheme nanoribbons (ZGNR).


  • ​Awarded the Erasmus Mundus Master Scholarship for the study Optics& Photonics in Europe (www.europhotonics.org).
  • Koc University Summer Research Program for Undergraduates Scholarship
  • Izmir Turkish-American Association Scholarship
  • Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Ahmet Pristina Scholarship

Research Interests Keywords

Nanomaterials Nanoparticles Material Chemistry

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