AWARDS and HONORS                         (Prof. Dr. A. Cuneyt Tas)

 

· International Centre for Diffraction Data (ICDD), Pennsylvania / Membership

(May 1997 – present)

 

· Max-Planck-Society Scholarship (Berlin, Germany)

          (February 1999 – February 2001)

 

· Middle East Technical University (METU) Awards for Faculty Excellence

(1999 & 2000)


· Prof. Dr. Mustafa Parlar Education and Research Foundation,

         1993 Research Award

 

 

SPONSORED RESEARCH SUMMARY

 

·         “Production of Calcium Phosphate Ceramics and Evaluation of Their Biomechanical Properties,”

METU-94-03-08-03                   4,000 USD                       Ankara, Turkey

(Researcher)                              1994-1995                                            Completed.

 

·         “Analysis of Some High-Temperature Metallurgical Systems via Thermochemical Data Banks,”

METU-94-03-08-01                   4,500 USD                       Ankara, Turkey

(Project Manager)            1994-1995                                            Completed.

 

·         “Creation of a Database for Technological Ceramics in METU,”

METU-95-03-08-02                   8,700 USD                       Ankara, Turkey

(Researcher)                              1995-1996                                            Completed.

 

·         “Manufacture of Calcium Phosphate Bioceramic Powders,”

DPT-95K-120491              180,000 USD                             Ankara, Turkey

(Project Manager)            1995-1997                                            Completed.

 

·         “Manufacture of Macroporous Calcium Phosphate Bioceramics,”

TÜBITAK – Misag 58                 12,000 USD                     Ankara, Turkey

(Project Manager)            1995-1997                                            Completed.

 

·         “Production of Thin Laminates and Tapes of Calcium Hydroxyapatite,”

METU-96-03-08-02                   5,900 USD                       Ankara, Turkey

(Project Manager)            1996-1997                                            Completed.

 

·         “Synthesis of Recombinants of Calcium HA Bioceramics and Transforming Growth Factors and Their In Vivo Tests,”

DPT-98K-122610              176,000 USD                             Ankara, Turkey

(Project Manager)            1998–1999                                            Completed

 

·         “Self-setting Calcium Hydroxyapatite Cements,”

METU-98-03-08-04                   9,000 USD                       Ankara, Turkey

(Project Manager)            1998–1999                                            Completed

 

·         “Chemical Synthesis of LaGaO3-based Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Powders,”

          Max-Planck-Institute, Germany           1999-2001                        Completed

 

·         “Formation of Crystalline Mn-doped ZnGa2O4 Phosphor Powders at 90°C”

          Max-Planck-Institute, Germany           2000-2001                       Completed

 

·         “Preparation of Porous Calcium Phosphate Granules,”

          Biomet-MERCK Biomaterials GmbH, Germany          2001-2003             Completed

 

·         “Development of a New Injectable Calcium Phosphate Orthopedic Cement,”

          Biomet-MERCK Biomaterials GmbH, Germany          2001-2003             Completed

 

·         “Gelatin Processing of Porous Calcium Phosphate Scaffolds,”

Biomet-MERCK Biomaterials GmbH, Germany          2001-2003             Completed

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