Surname : SARI
E-Mail :,
Phone Number : 0 536 295 3555
Title : PROF.DR.
Department : Department of Engineering Physics
Personal Information

Hüseyin Sarı

Department of Engineering Physics                  Phone: +90 (312) 203 3424

Faculty of  Engineering                                 Fax: +90 (312) 212 7343

Ankara University                                                   

06100 Tandoğan, Ankara-Turkey                        e-mail:




·         Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey

            Assoc. Professor, Department of Engineering Physics, 2009

·         University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, USA

            Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2001

·         University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts, USA

            M. S., Physics, 1995

·         Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey

            B. S., Department of Engineering Physics, 1990


·         Anadolu University, Eskişehir, Turkey

            Photography, Open Faculty, 2013 

Research Experience


2014 (April-July) Tokyo University of Science , Department of Electrical Engineering

·CIGS solar cell and transparent electronics 

2001- Present , Ankara University, Department of Engineering Physics

·Growth and characterization of CdS and ZnS nanoparticles

·Electrical properties of Langmuir-Blodgett thin films

1995-2001, UC San Diego, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Specialized in the growth and subsequent characterization of modulation doped Heterostructures (MODFETs), including


·         Molecular Beam Epitaxy (growth and maintenance, 4 years experience)

·         Growth of GaAs and InP based heterostructures

·         Semiconductor processing, optical lithography, wet chemical etching  techniques, Thermal and e-beam metal evaporation

·         Electrical characterization techniques;

§  Hall and photo-conductive measurements

§  Low temperature, high magnetic field, magnetoresistance measurements

·         Material characterization techniques

§  Photoluminescence

§  Photoreflactance

§  High resolution X-Ray diffraction

·         Experience on low temperature optical experiment and hologram recording


1994-1995, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Department of Physics and Applied Physics

·         Design and modeling of embedded guided mirror in a slab waveguide


1992-1993, Hacettepe University, Applied Physics and Engineering

·         Experience on low temperature magnetic measurement

Teaching Experience: 

2001-Current    Ankara University, Department of Engineering Physics

·        Freshmen Physics (Undergraduate level)

·        Circuit Theory (Undergraduate level)

·        Digital Electronics Lab (Undergraduate level)

·        Electro-Optics (Undergraduate level)

·        Optoelectronics (Graduate level)

·        Optical Properties of Semiconductors (Graduate level) 


·         English

·         Japanese (Beginner level)

Book Author:


·         “Vacuum Technique“ (in Turkish), Ç. Tarımcı, H. Sarı, ISBN: 9944-5628-0-7, 2006 (Co-Author)

·         “Optoelectronics” (in Turkish) (open source lecture material)


·         Phrygian Way, Offical guide book, H. Sarı, ISBN: 978-605-86778-3-8


·         “Investigation of Electrical properties of organic CdS and ZnS Nanoparticles”  Grand No: 2003-07-45-016, 2011-2012 

·         “Investigation of photovoltaic properties of Metal/Copper(I) oksite/metal structures”, (BAP),Grand No: 21.03.2007

International Conference:

·    First International Conference on Nanostructured Materials and Nanocomposites, April 6-8 2009, Kottayam-Kerala, India (2009) (Invited speaker)


·    Doctoral fellowship from the Turkish Education Ministry, 1993-1998

·    Stipend from the Turkish Physics Foundation,1985-1986

Selected Publications


1- M. Sivaslıgil, C. B. Erol, Ö. M. Polat, and H. Sarı, "Validation of refractive index structure parameter estimation for certain infrared bands" Appl. Opt. 52, 3127-3133 (2013).

2-  M. Evyapan, R. Capan, M. Erdoğan, H. Sari, T. Uzunoglu, H. Namli, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, "Electrical Conductivity Properties of Boron Containing Langmuir-Blodgett Thin Films", vol:24, issue:9; s:3403-2411, (2013).

3- T. Uzunoglu, H. Sari, R. Capan, H. Namli, O. Turhan, O. “Characterization of  novel 1,3-bis-(p-iminobenzoic acid) indane Langmuir-Blodgett (LB) films, with and without Zn2+ ions”, J. of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials, vol. 11, No.10, p1408-1411, (2009).

4-  Özbek, Z., Çapan, R., Sarı, H., Uzunoğlu, T. ve Davis F. “Electrical properties of Langmuir-Blodgett thin films using calixarene molecules”, Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials, vol. 11, No.10,  p1412-1415, (2009)

5-  H. Sarı, T. Uzunoğlu, R. Çapan, N. Serin, T. Serin, Ç. Tarimci, A. K. Hassan, H. Namli, O. Turhan, “Investigation of the electrical properties of a novel 1,3-Bis-(p-iminobenzoik acid) indan Langmuir-Blodgett (LB) films containing ZnS nanoparticles”, J. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Vol.7, No:8, 2654-2658, (2007)

6- T. Serin, N. Serin, S. Karadeniz, H. Sarı, N. Tuğluoğlu, O. Pakma, “Electrical, structural and optical properties of SnO2 thin films prepared by spray pyrolysis”, J. Non-Crystalline Solids, 352, 209-215 (2006).

7- H. H. Wieder, H. Sarı, “Surface and interface properties of In0.80Ga0.20As MIS Structures”, J. Vacuum Science and Technology B, 20(4), 1759(2002).

8- H. H. Wieder, H. Sarı, “DX centers in Al0.37Ga0.63/AlGaAs and In0.34Al0.66As /In0.34Ga0.66As heterostructures”, J. Vacuum Science and Technology B, 17(4), 1761(1999).

9- H. Sarı, H. H. Wieder, Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Vol. 573, 151(1999).

10- H. Sarı, H. H. Wieder, “DX centers in InxAl1-xAs”, Journal of Applied Physics, 85(6), 3380(1999).

11- Y. Öner, H. Sarı, “Rotation of anisotropy in a Ni76Mn24 spin-glass alloy”, Physical Review B  (Condensed Matter), vol.49(9), 5999(1994).

12- Y. Öner, H. Sarı, “Rotational vector magnetization measurements on Ni74Mn24Pt2 alloy”, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, vol.132, (no.1-3), 55(1994).