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THREE DIMENSIONAL LOOK AT THE UNDERWATER CULTURAL HERITAGE
THREE DIMENSIONAL LOOK AT THE UNDERWATER CULTURAL HERITAGE

Asst. Prof. Dr. Güzden Varinlioğlu, Lecturer, Department of Architecture, Faculty of Fine Arts and Design, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), who is conducting studies on southern coastline of Turkey that is located on ancient maritime trade routes, is creating three-dimensional visuals of the wrecks. Asst. Prof. Dr. Varinlioğlu gathered the first phase of her research in a book titled, “Digital in Underwater Cultural Heritage”.


HIGH TEMPERATURES CAUSE ILLNESSES
HIGH TEMPERATURES CAUSE ILLNESSES

Turkey will be subject to heat waves throughout the weekend and next week despite the arrival of autumn. Turkish State Meteorological Service forecasts that temperatures will be about 6 to 10 degrees above seasonal averages, and due to extreme difference between day and night temperatures, health problems may be an issue, stated the experts.   


TURKISH-JAPANESE TOUCH IN BLUE VOYAGE DESIGN
TURKISH-JAPANESE TOUCH IN BLUE VOYAGE DESIGN

Turkish and Japanese industrial design students benefit from the power of design for “blue voyage” and “yacht charter market”, both of which are among the milestones of Turkish tourism industry. Turkish and Japanese design students, as part of the collaboration between Izmir University of Economics (IUE) and Shizuoka University of Art and Culture, Japan, designed many details regarding blue voyages.  


AN INTERNATIONAL PROSPECT ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW
AN INTERNATIONAL PROSPECT ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW

The “Workshop on International Intellectual Property Law from the Perspective of Economic Growth and Welfare Sharing", conducted by Asst. Prof. Dr. Başak Bak, Lecturer, Faculty of Law, Izmir University of Economics (IUE) and funded by British Council, brought the international academia working in the field of intellectual property law together.   


‘DON'T LET LEARNING DISABILITIES PREVENT YOUR CHILD FROM LEARNING’
‘DON'T LET LEARNING DISABILITIES PREVENT YOUR CHILD FROM LEARNING’

The new academic year is about to start for millions of students after a long summer holiday. The experts state that educators and parents have major responsibility during this time, and students with learning disabilities who are not diagnosed early, may have trouble and get cold feet about going to school.  


LONG HOLIDAY REVIVED TOURISM
LONG HOLIDAY REVIVED TOURISM

10-day-long National Holiday-starting with August 30, Victory Day and the Sacrifice of the Feast Holiday following that- put a smiling face on tourism professionals in Izmir. International travel search engine Skyscanner reported that tourists preferred to stay in Izmir the most following Antalya, and that the average period of stay in the city was 6.4 days. In addition, based on the statistics by Izmir Provincial Directorate of Culture and Tourism, 201 thousand 526 tourists from Germany came to Izmir, and Iran followed Germany with 58 thousand 58 tourists for the period of January-August.


MOBILE PHARMACY APP BY IUE
MOBILE PHARMACY APP BY IUE

New generation of pharmacy services will minimize patient problems and accelerate the procedure. Patients will be able to enter their prescription code and receive their medicine in no time thanks to the mobile application titled, “Eczane (Pharmacy)”, developed by Osman Sabri Bilgiç, Graduate, Department of Industrial Design, Faculty of Fine Arts and Design, Izmir University of Economics (IUE).


POLICE DRONES
POLICE DRONES

Criminals, fugitives will be monitored by “drones” (unmanned aerial vehicle) designed specifically for the police. Mustafa Murat Bilir, Graduate, Department of Industrial Design, Faculty of Fine Arts and Design, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), designed drones for new generation police officers by taking the hardships go through into consideration.   


NEW DISCOVERIES IN DNA SEQUENCING
NEW DISCOVERIES IN DNA SEQUENCING

Discovery in DNA sequencing will open the door to cancer treatment. In his research, Asst. Prof. Dr. Osman Doluca, Lecturer, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), proved that the key structure he found in the DNA of E.coli bacteria can change due to excess potassium or magnesium.


“TEKELI WILL BECOME THE CENTER OF ATTRACTION”
“TEKELI WILL BECOME THE CENTER OF ATTRACTION”

Tekeli is getting its new touch thanks to IUE designers. The town will have a new look as part of the “Tekeli Town Square and Surroundings Upgrade Project” carried out within IUE Design Research and Application Center (EKOTAM).