Nanomaterials, Energy and Molecular Modeling Research Group (NEMO)   

  Assoc. Prof. Seda Keskin Avcı  

Koç University

College of Engineering, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Rumeli Feneri Yolu Sariyer Istanbul

 +90 (212) 338-1362

Group Members

     Seda Keskin Avcı is an Associate Professor at the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering and the Director of Nanomaterials, Energy and Molecular Modeling Research Group (NEMO). She is elected to Global Young Academy in 2018 as the first Turkish woman engineer. She is awarded with the European Research Council's (ERC) Starting Grant with her project COSMOS for 2017-2022 period.  She is the first woman in Turkey who received the ERC grant in the field of engineering.


        Dr. Keskin is awarded with Koç University Outstanding Faculty President’s Special Award in 2017, FABED Eser Tümen Outstanding Achievement Award in 2016, ODTÜ Prof. Dr. Mustafa N. Parlar Foundation Research Incentive Award in 2015, the Science Heroes Association Scientist of the Year Award in 2014, Science Academy The Young Scientists Award (BAGEP) in 2014, Koç University Outstanding Faculty Award in 2014, Turkey Academy of Sciences Distinguished Young Scientist Award (GEBIP) in 2013, TUBITAK Encouragement Award in 2013,  L'Oreal Turkey Young Women in Science Award in 2011, Sigma Xi Best Doctoral Dissertation Award in 2010 and Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Outstanding PhD Thesis Award in 2010.



We are looking for highly motivated MSc and PhD students to join our group. Students will be offered a competitive stipend from European Research Council project, tuition waiver, accomodation, laptop, meal card and side benefits. Please contact



























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