İzmir will be represented at NATO Advanced Studies Institute. Asst. Prof. Dr. Fabrizio Pinto, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), will offer a series of lectures on “nanotechnology and Casimir forces” at NATO Advanced Studies Institute.
As the General Directorate of Meteorology issues a heat wave warning for some of the cities, expectant women and disabled employees at some institutions are given a day off due to heat wave. The experts draw attention to the increase in energy consumption due to excessive use of air conditioners these days where heat records of last 50 years is broken, and make recommendations on how to use energy efficiently.
Love of music and science came together and became the passion of a young academician. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Devrim Ünay, Head of IUE Department of Biomedical Engineering, measured the reactions of neurons, the smallest cells in the brain, during a learning process in order to find a new approach to learning disabilities, and passed public tunes on to polyphonic music on the other hand.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Seçkin Eroğlu, Lecturer, Department of Genetics and Bioengineering, Izmir University of Economics, has become the only scientist to have been accepted to Norman E. Borlaug International Agricultural Science and Technology Fellowship Program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Success and personal happiness at workplace set off “jealousy”. Approval by managers, getting a promotion, skills, in addition to personal happiness, large social network, and popularity cause destructive emotions among colleagues at work.
Ancient city of Teos which is located at Seferihisar, first slow city of Turkey, has been the subject of a game. The “Temple of Dionysus at Teos” titled game appeared in Google Play and Apple Store for free. Students of Department of Software Engineering, Izmir University of Economics, who developed the game entered the “6th Young Minds, New Ideas Project Market and Graduation Projects Joint Exhibition” and came in third place in the Category of Games, Entertainment, and Education.
Izmir’s EXPO candidacy process changed lives. 46 students from 40 countries, who studied at Izmir University of Economics with EXPO Scholarship initiated by Ekrem Demirtaş, President of IUE Board of Trustees, during Izmir’s EXPO candidacy process, turned back to their countries following their graduation and became volunteer ambassadors of Izmir.
Different types of intelligence affect our career choices. The experts state that making right career choices happen when people know about themselves better. They suggest more than 1.5 million prospective university students to determine their type of intelligence before they make decisions about choosing the program, department, university in July.
Experts needed by the business world and the digital era are trained at Izmir University of Economics Graduate Programs. The application process, for Izmir University of Economics (IUE) master’s and Ph.D. programs for fall semester for youth and professionals who want to hold a graduate diploma and choose a different path for their careers, still continues. Interested parties may apply until June 28 under the graduate schools section on the University’s web page.
Seaside towns are getting fully packed with schools and exams being over. The experts, however, warn citizens against the danger of drowning. The experts warn citizens who will be spending their holiday at sea or at pools, and point out that properly trained lifeguard should be employed at such places.