Welcome to BIOMAT Web Page

In this homepage we present a glimpse at the activities carried out at METU-BIOMAT Research Group located at Biotechnology Research Unit (BRU) building. Biomaterials is an exciting field for researchers world wide from various branches of science, engineering and medicine.

News & Announcements

  • Recent Publication

    Bahcecioglu, G., Hasırcı, N., Bilgen, B., & Hasirci, V. (2018). A 3D printed PCL/hydrogel construct with zone-specific biochemical composition mimicking that of the meniscus. Biofabrication.

  • Dr. Gokhan Bahcecioglu has been awarded the Parlar 'Best Thesis of the Year' Award

    Dr. Gokhan Bahcecioglu, an alumni of our Center, has been awarded the 'METU Prof. Mustafa N. Parlar Best Thesis of the Year Award' for his PhD thesis titled "A Three-Dimensional Printed, Polycaprolactone / Hydrogel Based, Tissue Engineered Meniscus". We congratulate his supervisors Prof. Vasif Hasirci and Prof. Nesrin Hasirci, and Gokhan, wishing him continued success.

  • Fundamentals of Biomaterials by Profs. Vasif Hasirci and Nesrin Hasirci is Published

    The book titled  "Fundamentals of Biomaterials"  by Profs. Vasif Hasirci and Nesrin Hasirci was published by Springer on 28 November 2018.

    The online version of the book can be viewed from this link.


  • 23. Biyomedikal Bilim ve Teknoloji Sempozyumu (BIOMED2018-TR)

    Değerli Bilim İnsanları, Kamu ve Özel Sektör Temsilcileri ve Öğrenciler,

  • 2017-2018 Doctorate Commencement Ceremony

    Dr. Gökhan Bahçecioğlu (co-advisor: Prof. Nesrin Hasırcı), Dr. Deniz Sezlev Bilecen (co-advisor: Prof. Hasan Uludağ), Dr. Ezgi Antmen (co-advisor: Prof. Utkan Demirci), and Dr. Gözde Eke (co-advisor: Prof. Nesrin Hasırcı) have successfully completed their Ph.D. theses under the supervision of Prof. Vasıf Hasırcı and received their degrees at the METU Graduation Day on July 6 2016. We congratulate them and wish them all the best in their career.