Ali Erçin Ersundu
Dr. Ali Erçin Ersundu is an Assistant Professor of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering at Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey. He received his Ph.D. degree from Istanbul Technical University in 2013. During his Ph.D. studies, he also worked at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign as a visiting scientist. He is the recipient of the best Ph.D. thesis award at Istanbul Technical University with his work on the determination of glass properties and phase equilibria of ternary tellurium oxide based systems. His current research interests include oxide-based glass systems, glass nanocomposites, amorphous semiconductors, sol-gel based multifunctional thin film coatings and radiation shielding materials.