Faculty Members Honored at BAGEP Awards CeremonyA ceremony to honor this yearâ€™s recipients of the Distinguished Young Scientist (BAGEP) award was held on April 8 at the Bilkent Concert Hall.
Eight Bilkent faculty members were among the individuals receiving awards.
This year, 39 scientists were named BAGEP award recipients. The Bilkent awardees are: Asst. Prof. AyĹźenur Dal (Department of Communication and Design), Asst. Prof. Hamdi DibeklioÄźlu (Department of Computer Engineering), Asst. Prof. BurĂ§in KÄ±sacÄ±koÄźlu (Department of Economics), Asst. Prof. Aykut KoĂ§ (Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering and UMRAM), Asst. Prof. SeĂ§kin KĂ¶stem (Department of International Relations), Asst. Prof. Onur Ă–zcan (Department of Mechanical Engineering), Asst. Prof. Deniz YÄ±lmaz (Department of Mathematics) and UNAM Asst. Prof. Hasan YÄ±lmaz (UNAM).
Bilkent alumni Asst. Prof. GĂ¶kalp Alpan (MATH â€™10; MS â€™12; PhD â€™17) and Asst. Prof. Talha Erdem (EE â€™09; MS â€™11; PhD â€™16) are also among the 2023 award recipients.