Materials Science and Engineering focuses on developing synthetic and biological polymers, ceramics and metals.
Materials Science and Nanoengineering deals mainly with synthetic and biological polymers, ceramics and metals with applications such as bullet-proof glasses, fire-retardant plastics, superabsorbant materials, optical devices, electrical conductors, artificial skin and drug-delivery. As an interdisciplinary field, materials science and technology is closely related to diverse disciplines such as physics, chemistry, biology, or chemical and mechanical engineering and mechanics.
Sabanci University’s degree program in Materials Science and Nanoengineering aims at furnishing its students with the theoretical and practical skills necessary for the understanding, design and application of advanced technology materials.
- Artificial Muscles
- Carbon Nanotubes
- Colloidal Nanoparticle-based Optical Materials
- Composite Materials in Engineering Design
- Energy and Environment
- Organic and Inorganic Thin Film Studies
- Smart Materials and Structures
- Theoretical and Computational Materials Science
Students enrolled within the B.Sc., M.Sc., and Ph.D. programs of Materials Science and Engineering will obtain the foundation knowledge and practical skills necessary to understand, design, and apply advanced technology materials. As a consequence of this profile, graduates of the program may expect job offers ranging from basic and applied research in the physical, chemical, or biological sciences to industries concentrating on advanced technological materials.
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