The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) and Turkey Academy of Sciences (TUBA) 2020 Science Awards, found a ceremony held at the Presidential Complex with the participation of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan. As a result of the evaluations made by the TÜBİTAK Board of Directors, 1 special award, 4 science awards and 13 incentive awards were given. In addition, 3 scientists in 4 different categories were awarded the TÜBA International Academy Award, 31 scientists the TÜBA-GEBİP Award, and 8 works were awarded the TÜBA-TESEP Award.
The names of the TÜBİTAK 2020 Science Awards are as follows:
In the field of basic sciences, Prof. Dr. Mustafa Soylak and Prof. Dr. İsmail Türkan, in the field of engineering sciences, Prof. Dr. Özgür Barış Akan and Prof. Dr. While Hilmi Volkan Demir was buying, Prof. Dr. Cengiz Sinan Özkan received the TÜBİTAK Special Award.
In the field of basic sciences, Dr. Lecturer Bilge Baytekin, Dr. Lecturer Ferdi Karadaş, in the field of engineering sciences Prof. Dr. Sinem Çöleri, Assoc. Dr. Mustafa Evren Erşahin, Assoc. Dr. Mustafa Serdar Önses, Prof. Dr. Hakan Usta, in the field of health sciences Prof. Dr. Elif Çadırcı, Assoc. Dr. Aydan Dağ, Assoc. Dr. Tevfik Tamer Önder, in the field of social sciences Dr. Lecturer Selim Erdem Aytaç, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Efe Biresselioğlu, Assoc. Dr. Emre Selcuk, Dr. Lecturer Gaye Soley received the member.
The names of the TÜBA 2020 Science Awards are as follows:
Within the scope of Scientific Copyright Work Program (TESEP), Assoc. Dr. Evren Küçük and Fatma Betül Altıntaş were deemed worthy of honorable mention, while Prof. Dr. Alp Can, in the field of health and life sciences, Assoc. Dr. Ersin Erdoğan and Prof. Dr. Altay Tayfun Özcan was awarded in the field of social sciences.
Ar. See. Kübra Fettahoğlu, Fuat Sezgin Special Award, Dr. Ömer Gezer received the Halil İnalcık Special Award.
TÜBA Outstanding Young Scientist (GEBİP) Awards, in the field of natural sciences Assoc. Dr. Serdar Akbayrak, Assoc. Dr. Yaşar Akdoğan, Dr. Ghaith Makey, Dr. Korhan Özkan and Assoc. Dr. Rifat Onur Umucalılar, in the field of engineering sciences Assoc. Dr. Abdullah Aksu, Assoc. Dr. Kamil Boratay Alı, Prof. Dr. Ahmet Can Altunışık, Prof. Dr. Necip Atar, Dr. Ayşegül Doğan, Assoc. Dr. Ozan Erdinç, Assoc. Dr. Aysel Kantürk Figen, Prof. Dr. Yusuf Kaynak, Dr. Savaş Taşoğlu and Assoc. Dr. Hüseyin Cumhur Tekin, Specialist in Health Sciences. Güneş Güner, Assoc. Dr. Zerrin Sezgin Bayındır and Assoc. Dr. Fatma Sezer Şenol Deniz, in the field of social sciences Assoc. Dr. Mustafa Oğuz Afacan, Dr. Muhammet Zahit Atçıl, Dr. Hasan Colak, Dr. Eliza Gheorghe, Assoc. Dr. Hulusi Kafalıgönül, Dr. Mert Moral, Dr. Betül Özbay, Assoc. Dr. Ahmet Şensoy and Dr. İhsan Efe Tokdemir took it.
Pole studies awards were given by Prof. Dr. Mehmet Gökhan Halıcı, Prof. Dr. Didem Özçimen, Assoc. Dr. Burcu Özsoy and Prof. Dr. Cengiz Yıldırım became the owner.
In the social sciences and humanities category, Prof. Dr. Wael B. Hallaq, in the category of health and life sciences Prof. Dr. Murat Günel, in the science and engineering sciences category, Prof. Dr. Erik Jeppesen and Prof. Dr. Okyay Kaynak was awarded.