Monthly Archives: July 2020

Distinct patterns of surround modulation in V1 and hMT+

Görkem Er, Zahide Pamir and Hüseyin Boyaci have published an article titled ”Distinct patterns of surround modulation in V1 and hMT+” in NeuroImage. Using fMRI and a well-studied motion paradigm, in which sensitivity to direction of motion increases (decreases) for a low (high) contrast stimulus as its size gets bigger, Er et al. show that […]

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Anisotropic dynamics of a self-assembled colloidal chain in an active bath

Mehdi Shafiei Aporvari, Mustafa Utkur, and Emine Ulku Saritas have published an article titled “Anisotropic Dynamics of a Self-assembled Colloidal Chain in an Active Bath” in Soft Matter. This paper was a collaborative work with Giovanni Volpe (previously with the Department of Physics in Bilkent, now with University of Gothenburg) and Joakim Stenhammar (with Lund […]

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Emine Ülkü Sarıtaş has been promoted to Associate Professor level

Emine Ülkü Sarıtaş, faculty member at UMRAM and Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE) of Bilkent, has been promoted to Associate Professor level. Prior to joining Bilkent as a faculty member in 2013, she was a postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Bioengineering at University of California, Berkeley from 2010-2013. She received her Ph.D. […]

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Postdoctoral Fellowship in Engineering of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Scanners

The National Magnetic Resonance Research Center (UMRAM) of Bilkent University has immediate postdoctoral fellowship openings. The magnetic resonance engineering team of UMRAM works on various exciting projects including, the novel designs of RF transmit and gradient arrays, their amplifiers, and digital control circuitries in collaboration with an industrial partner. The prospective candidates are expected to […]

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