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Visit to Fethiye Science High School

Last week, Gokhan Serhat and I visited Fethiye Science High School. We talked to students about career opportunities for mechatronics/mechanical engineers.

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Invited Seminar at CMU Robotics Institute

I will be talking about my research at Carnegie Mellon University, Robotics Institute on February 20!

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Invited Seminar at Delft University of Technology

I was a pleasure to talk about my research at TU Delft on Wednesday, February 5!

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Invited Seminar at Texas A&M University

It was a pleasure to talk about my research at Texas A&M University on Thursday, January 30!

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Our grant application is accepted!

I am happy to announce that our collaborative project proposal “Development of a Surface Haptic Display using Liquid Crystal Elastomers for Softness Sensation Rendering”by Yasemin Vardar, Hamed Shahsavan, Amirreza Aghakhani is granted 24,000 Euro by MPI-IS Grassroots 2020 program!

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Invited Seminar at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

It was a pleasure to talk about my research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison!

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Invited Seminar at the Washington State University

It was a pleasure to talk about my research at the Washington State University!

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Invited Seminar at Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences

It was a pleasure to talk about my research at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences! Title: Tactile Perception of Electrovibration Displayed on Touchscreens Abstract: One approach to generating haptic feedback on touch screens is electrovibration. In this technique, the friction force is altered via electrostatic forces, which are developed by […]

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Winning of 2018 EuroHaptics Society Best Ph.D. Thesis Award

I am delighted to announce that I won the 2018 EuroHaptics Society award for the best Ph.D. thesis in the field of haptics. I received the prize at the IEEE World Haptics Conference in Tokyo, Japan on July 12, 2019. In addition to receiving an honorarium of 1000 Euros, I was given the opportunity to […]

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Presentation at the IEEE World Haptics Conference 2019

Our new publication “Fingertip Interaction Metrics Correlate with Visual and Haptic Perception of Real Surfaces” is accepted to IEEE World Haptics Conference 2019. I presented our paper at the conference held in Tokyo, Japan. Abstract: Both vision and touch contribute to the perception of real surfaces. Although there have been many studies on the individual […]

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