Seminar on Hardware and Software Development for Advanced MR Imaging Applications

10 April 2018

Boğaziçi-BME/Lifesci & Inovita & ISEK Joint Seminar

Hardware and Software Development for Advanced MR Imaging Applications


10 April 2018 (Tuesday);   13.00 – 14.00 

Institute of Biomedical Engineering, AZ-19, Boğaziçi University Kandilli Campus

About The Seminar: Dr. Ozyurt will share his personal experiences with the product development and will give examples from his own startup TELEMED, spanning from the idea/concept generation all the way to the sales of end products. The talk will include frank discussions of delicate balancing act of combining Ph.D. level academic work and establishment of a startup company. 

About the Speaker: Onur Ozyurt is the founder of Telemed A.S., Istanbul, Turkey. His industrial focus is developing hardware and software for advanced MR imaging applications. The Telemed products are mainly supplied to MR vendors (Siemens, Philips) and have been installed in many imaging sites worldwide. Onur Ozyurt received the B.Sc. degree in Physics from Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.  He worked as researcher in DKFZ (German Cancer Research Center), Heidelberg, Germany with Helmholtz scholarship. He obtained his Masters and Ph.D. degrees from the Institute of Biomedical Engineering of Bogazici University (Academic advisor: Prof. Dr. Cengizhan Ozturk).