Demirbaş, Ümit

Umit Demirbaş received his BS degrees in physics & electrical engineering (2004, Koc University), his MS degree in materials science (2006, Koc University), and his PhD degree in electrical engineering (2010, MIT). He founded the Laser Technology Laboratory at Antalya Bilim University in 2012 and has been leading its research activities since then. He is currently a Professor of Electrical-Electronics Engineering at Antalya Bilim University and a Senior Laser Scientist at the CFEL’s Ultrafast Optics and X-rays Division at DESY.

Dr. Demirbas is an author and coauthor of more than 70 journal papers on laser physics and ultrafast optics. He is the recipient of Turkish Science Academy Young Scientist Award (2019). He was a European Union Marie Curie CIG Fellow (2012-2016), an Alexander von Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow (2010-2012), and an IEEE Photonics Society Graduate Student Fellow (2009).


Location: 99 / O3.105, CFEL at DESY, Hamburg