Bio


Burak Guzelturk is a postdoctoral scholar at Stanford University and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory working in the research lab of Prof. Aaron Lindenberg. He received his B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Bilkent University, Turkey.

Burak is investigating & manipulating optical, electronic and thermal functionalities in nanoscale materials for energy-efficient technologies.

To date, Burak has authored more than 40 journal articles and 7 patents. He has been recipient of Photonics21 Student Innovation Award ('15), IEEE Photonics Society Graduate Student Fellowship ('15), Green Talents Award ('14) and SPIE - Optics and Photonics Scholarship ('13). He has been also awarded Ten Outstanding Persons Award (TOYP) ('16) by JCI Turkey.

Professional Education


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Bilkent University (2016)

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