Due to local system maintenance on Tuesday, September 27th, nanoHUB will be unable to launch simulation jobs on clusters conte, rice, carter, and hansen. We apologize for any inconvenience.


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Volkan Ortalan

Assistant Professor of Materials Engineering

Contact Information:

E-mail: vortalan@purdue.edu
Phone: 765-494-0492
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BS, Middle East Technical University; PhD, University of California-Davis, 2010

Research Interests:

His research interests include the development of ultrafast dynamic transmission electron microcopy for atomic-scale visualization in space and time and applications of in situ (ultrafast dynamical) TEM to phase and structural transformations, materials under extreme conditions, nucleation and growth of nanomaterials, molecular-level dynamic imaging of biological structures and high resolution environmental TEM for heterogeneous catalysis.