The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) is the leading agency for management, funding and conduct of research in Turkey. It was established in 1963 with a mission to advance science and technology, conduct research and support Turkish researchers. The Council is an autonomous institution and is governed by a Scientific Board whose members are selected from prominent scholars from universities, industry and research institutions. TÜBİTAK is responsible for promoting, developing, organizing, conducting and coordinating research and development in line with national targets and priorities. TÜBİTAK acts as an advisory agency to the Turkish Government on science and research issues, and is the secretariat of the Supreme Council for Science and Technology (SCST), the highest S&T policy making body in Turkey.
Setting its vision as to be an innovative, guiding, participating and cooperating institution in the fields of science and technology, which serves for improvement of the life standards of our society and sustainable development of our country, TÜBİTAK not only supports innovation, academic and industrial R&D studies but also in line with national priorities develops scientific and technological policies and manages R&D institutes, carrying on research, technology and development studies. Furthermore, TÜBİTAK funds research projects carried out in universities and other public and private organizations, conducts research on strategic areas, develops support programs for public and private sectors, publishes scientific journals, popular science magazines and books, organizes science and society activities and supports undergraduate and graduate students through scholarships. More than 1,500 researchers work in 15 different research institutes of TÜBİTAK where contract research as well as targeted and nation-wide research is conducted.
Since its establishment in 1972, TÜBİTAK MARMARA RESEARCH CENTER (MAM) performs its operations in “TÜBİTAK Gebze Campus” in the City of Kocaeli. The Center aims at becoming a world leader in science and technology production with its research, development and innovation capabilities widely shared by its Environment and Cleaner Production Institute, Energy Institute, Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology Institute, Food Institute, Chemical Technology Institute, Materials Institute and Earth and Marine Sciences Institute. TÜBİTAK MAM is one of the leading organizations of the advanced technology world thanks to its ability and capacity of research, research infrastructure and world class administrative and operational process management. With its customer oriented approach, it offers original solutions to public, private and military agencies and institutions. These solutions are materialized through basic researches, applied research and development, technology transfer, innovation, system and facility construction, national standard and norm setting, professional consulting and training activities.
Özgür Kahraman. Received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Dokuz Eylul University (DEU, Izmir, Turkey) in 2011 and in Middle East Technical University (METU, Ankara, Turkey) in 2016. He is pursuing Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering in Bulent Ecevit University (BEU, Zonguldak. Turkey). He currently works as senior research engineer at TUBITAK MAM, Energy Institute. His research interests include industrial control and communication system design, smart grid technologies, power systems analyses and control, technical and economic effects of high levels of PV power plant penetrations in electrical grids and electricity markets.
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