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Professor Dravid Delivers Keynote Address in Ankara, Turkey

June 2013


Professor Dravid delivered the keynote address for the 3rd Annual Workshop on Cleanroom Training for Critical and Sustainable Technologies: "Renewable Energy" in Ankara, Turkey on June 25.  

Ankara Group
The two-week conference was held at UNAM cleanroom facility at Bilkent University and brought researchers together from over twenty-five countries, covering topics such as:

  • Cleanroom Micro/Nanofabrication Process Technology
  • Nanoscience & Nanotechnology for Renewable Energy Applications
  • Trends in Photovoltaics
  • ARC – Anti-reflection coatings
  • Trends in High-Brightness low power LED’s
  • Trends in Power Devices manufacturing

Ankara talk
Professor Dravid's talk was entitled: Science, Technology, Education & Policy (STEP) in the Right Direction for Energy, Environment and Sustainability: The Role of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.

Ankara social
Professor Dravid talked with many international colleagues, including the workshop organizer Dr. Necmi Biyikli (3rd from left).

Many thanks to Dr. Biyikli and the UNAM staff for the images and hospitality.