Publications


Book Chapters

G. Kiziltas and S. Koulouridis, "Antenna Design and Optimization using FE-BI Methods" in Frequency Domain Hybrid Finite Element Methods in Electromagnetics, ISBN: 1598290800, MC Publishers, 2006


Journal Papers

Y. El-Kahlout ve G. Kiziltas, “Effective interpolation scheme for multi-resonant antenna responses: generalised Stoer-Bulirsch algorithm with adaptive sampling, IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation Journal, vol. 5, Nr. 15,1849-1856, 2011.

Y. El-Kahlout and G. Kiziltas, “A Rational Interpolation Scheme Based on Bayesian Classifiers for Multi-Resonance Response of RF Devices, IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation Journal”, vol. 5, Issue: 5, pp. 576-583, 2011.

Y. El-Kahlout and G. Kiziltas, “Inverse synthesis of electromagnetic materials using homogenization based topology optimization”, Progress In Electromagnetics Research, vol. 115, 343-380, 2011.


E. Ogut, G. Kiziltas, K. Sendur, "Circularly polarized localized near-field radiation at the nanoscale", Appl Phys B, Vol. 99, 2010, pp: 67-74.

E. Masazade, R. Rajagopalan, P.K.Varshney, C. K. Mohan, G. K. Sendur, and M.Keskinoz, "A Multiobjective Optimization Approach to Obtain Decision Thresholds for Distributed Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE Transactions on Systems Man and Cybernetics, Part B: Cybernetics, Vol. 40, Nr. 2, 2010, pp:444-457.

K. Erbatur, M. Unel, G. Kiziltas, A. Sabanovic, A. Onat, U. Seven, E. Taskiran, O. Koca and M. Yilmaz, "Design and control of the humanoid robot SURALP", Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, Dec. 2009.

S. Koulouridis, G. Kiziltas, Y. Zhou, D. Hansford, and J. L. Volakis, "Polymer-Ceramic Composites for Microwave Applications: Fabrication and Performance Assessment", IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol 54, Nr: 12, Dec. 2006, pp:4202-4208

Y. Zhou, S. Koulouridis, G. Kiziltas, and J. L.Volakis, "A Novel 1.5" Quadruple Antenna for Tri-Band GPS Applications", Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters (AWPL), Volume: 5, Nr: 1, Dec. 2006, pp:224-227.


J. L. Volakis, G. Mumcu, K. Sertel, C.-C. Chen, M. Lee, B. Kramer, D. Psychoudakis and G. Kiziltas, "Antenna Miniaturization using Magnetic Photonic and Degenerate Band Edge Crystals," IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, Volume: 48, Nr: 5, Oct. 2006, pp: 12-28

Y. Koh, J. W. Halloran, G. Kiziltas, D. Psychoudakis, and J. L. Volakis, "Thermoplastic Green Machining for Textured Dielectric Substrate for Broadband Miniature Antenna," Journal of Am. Ceramic Society, Vol. 88, Nr: 2, 2005, pp: 297-302

G. Kiziltas, J. L. Volakis and N. Kikuchi, "Design of a frequency selective structure with inhomogeneous substrates as a thermo-photovoltaic filter," to appear in IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagations, (Manuscript No: AP0401-0007) 2005

G. Kiziltas, N. Kikuchi, J. L. Volakis and J. Halloran, "Dielectric material optimization for electromagnetic applications using SIMP," Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, Vol: 11, Nr: 4, 2004, pp: 355-388

G. Kiziltas, D. Psychoudakis, J. L. Volakis and N. Kikuchi, "Topology design optimization of dielectric substrates for bandwidth improvement of a patch antenna," IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Vol: 51, Nr: 10, Oct. 2003, pp: 2732 - 2743


Conference Papers

G. Kiziltas ve N. Basaran, “Level set based design optimization framework for active scaffolds”, Proceedings of the TERMIS Annual Meeting, 2012

N. Basaran ve G. Kiziltas, “Fabrication of polymer-ceramic composite bone scaffolds with controlled multi-scale porosity”, Proceedings of the TERMIS Annual Meeting, 2012

G. Kiziltas, “Novel Antenna Designs Using Level-Set Based Topology Optimization”, 2012 IEEE AP-S International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and 2012 USNC/ URSI Meeting, Chicago USA, (2012) IEEE AP-S 2012

M. Doğan, G. Kiziltas and, F. Ustuner, “Optimization of aperture coupled microstrip patch antennas”, Progress In Electromagnetics Research Symposium PIERS 2010 in Cambridge, USA, 2-6 July, 2010

E. Ogut, G. Kiziltas, and K. Sendur, "Obtaining circularly polarized optical spots beyond the diffraction limit using plasmonic nano-antennas", in Excitons and Plasmon Resonances in Nanostructures II , edited by A.O. Govorov, A.L. Rogach, Z.M. Wang, J.-K. Wang, V.M. Shalaev (Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Volume 1208E, Warrendale, PA, 2010), 1208-O21-02.

E. Ogut, G. Kiziltas, and K. Sendur, "Circularly polarized localized near-field radiation at the nanoscale", IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA: IEEE Photonics Society, October 2009, 160-161.

K. Erbatur, M. unel, G. Kızıltas, A. sabanovic, A. Onat, U. Seven, E. Taskıran, o. Koca and M. Yılmaz, "SURALP: a new full-body humanoid robot platform", IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS 2009), USA, October 2009

K. Erbatur, M. unel, G. Kızıltas, A. sabanovic, A. Onat, U. Seven, E. Taskıran, o. Koca and M. Yılmaz, "Insansı robot platformu SURALP", Kemalettin Erbatur (ed.), in: Otomatik Kontrol Turk Milli Komitesi (Turkish National Committee of Automatic Control), Otomatik Kontrol Ulusal Toplantısı (Automatic Control National Meeting),Istanbul: Yıldız Technical University, October 2009. (in Turkish)

Y. El-Kahlout and G. Kiziltas, "Optimally Designed Microstructures of Electromagnetic Materials via Inverse Homogenization", IEEE AP-S International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting in Charleston, South Carolina, USA, June 01-05, 2009 (Student Paper Finalist)

Y. El-Kahlout and G. Kiziltas, "Systematic Synthesis Framework for Novel Electromagnetic Materials", 8th World Congress on Structural and MultiDisciplinary Optimization, Lisbon, Portugal, June 1-5, 2009.

I. Berkun and G. Kiziltas, "A Multiobjective Optimization Framework for Nano-Antennas via Normal Boundary Intersection (NBI) Method", IEEE AP-S International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting in Charleston, South Carolina, USA, June 01-05, 2009

Z. Tasdemir and G. Kiziltas, "Flexible Ceramic-Polymer Composite Substrates for Miniaturized RF Applications via Tape Casting", IEEE AP-S International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting in Charleston, South Carolina, USA, June 01-05, 2009

Z. Tasdemir and G. Kiziltas, "Flexible Ceramic-Polymer Composite Substrates with Spatially Variable Dielectrics for Miniaturized RF Applications", MRS Spring Meeting, San Fransisco, CA, USA, April 13- 17, 2009

O. Karabasoglu and G. Kiziltas, "Comparative Analysis of Approximation Methods in Electromagnetic Design", 12th AIAA/ISSMO Multidisciplinary Analysis and Optimization Conference, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, September 10-12, 2008

K. Erbatur, U. Seven, E. Taskıran, O. Koca, G. K. Sendur, M. Unel, A. Sabanovic, and A. Onat, "SURALP-L – Insansı Robot Platformu Bacak Modulu (SURALP-L – Humanoid Robot Platform Leg Module)," in: Otomatik Kontrol Turk Milli Komitesi (Turkish National Committee of Automatic Control), Otomatik Kontrol Ulusal Toplantısı (Automatic Control National Meeting), ITU, Istanbul, 2008. (in Turkish)

Y. El-Kahlout, G. Kiziltas, "Microstructure Design of Artificial Magnetodielectrics via Topology Optimization", 2008 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, San Diego, CA, USA July 5-12, 2008

Y. El-Kahlout, G. Kiziltas, "Global Design Optimization of Complex Electromagnetic Devices via Efficient Frequency Response Interpolations", 2008 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, San Diego, CA, USA July 5-12, 2008

I. Berkun, G. Kiziltas, "Effects of Multi-Ceramics Processing Conditions on Loss and Microstructure of Artificial Magneto-Dielectric Composites", 2008 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, San Diego, CA, USA July 5-12, 2008

O. Karabasoglu, G. Kiziltas "Optimization Using Surrogate Models in Materials-Based Electromagnetic Design" Progress In Electromagnetics Research Symposium PIERS 2008 in Cambridge, USA, 2-6 July, 2008

G. Kiziltas, M.Keskinoz, E. Masazade, R. Rajagopalan and P.K.Varshney, "Evaluation of Local Decision Thresholds for Distributed Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks using Multiobjective Optimization", 42nd Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers, USA: IEEE, July 2008.

M. F. Aksit, G. Kiziltas Sendur, C. Akcan, I. Kandemir, "Optimization scheme for a small cross-flow hydro turbine runner", 13th International Conference On Applied Mechanics And Mechanical Engineering - AMME-13, Cairo, Egypt: Military Technical College, May 2008.

R. Unal, G. Kiziltas and V. Patoglu, "Multi-criteria Design Optimization of Parallel Robots", in the Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Cybernetics and Intelligent Systems and IEEE International Conference on Robotics, Automation and Mechatronics, CIS -RAM 2008

G. Kiziltas, I. Berkun, and Z. Tasdemir, "Low-loss Dielectric Ceramic and Polymer Composites for Integrated Electronics", MRS Spring Meeting, San Fransisco, CA, USA, March 24- 28, 2008

K. Sendur, O. Karabasoglu, E. Baran, and G. Kiziltas, "Optimization of Plasmonic Nano-Antennas", MRS Spring Meeting, San Fransisco, CA, USA, March 24- 28, 2008

R. Unal, G. Kiziltas and V. Patoglu, "A Multi-criteria Design Optimization Framework for Haptic Interfaces," in the Proceedings of IEEE Symposium on Haptic Interfaces for Virtual Environment and Teleoperator Systems, Haptics Symposium 2008, March 13-14, Reno, Nevada, USA

O. Karabasoglu and G. Kiziltas, "Design optimization of artificial magneto-dielectrics for RF applications," 1st International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics, October 22-26, Rome, Italy, 2007

S. Z. Nergiz and G. Kiziltas, "Dry Powder Deposition for Fabrication of Electromagnetic Devices Using Textured. Dielectric and Magnetic Ceramics," Material Science and Technology Conference and Exhibition, Sept 16-10, 2007, Detroit, Michigan, USA, 2007

Y. E Kahlout and G. Kiziltas, "An Efficient Optimization Framework for Material and Conductor Designs of Antennas," International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, September 14-17, Torino, Italy, 2007

Y. E Kahlout and G. Kiziltas, "Bayesian Trained Rational Functions for Electromagnetic Design Optimization", IEEE AP-S International Symposium, June 10-15, 2007, Honolulu, HI, USA, 2007

J. Volakis and G. Kiziltas, "Novel Materials for RF Devices," 2007 IEEE AP-S International Symposium, June 10-15, Honolulu, HI, USA, 2007

G. Kiziltas, "Topology optimization and fabrication of multi-material dielectrics for antenna performance improvements", European Conference on Computational Mechanics, Lisbon, Portugal, 5-9 June, 2006

G. Kiziltas, "Design and Fabrication of Three Dimensional Dielectric and Magnetic Composites for SATCOM Antenna Applications, 2006 Joint IEEE AP-S / URSI / AMEREM Symposium, July 9-14, Albuquerque, NM, USA, 2006

G. Kiziltas and Z. N. Wing, "Automated Fabrication of Three Dimensional Dielectric Composites for RF Applications", Joint IEEE AP-S / URSI / AMEREM Symposium, July 9-14, 2006, Albuquerque, NM, USA, 2006

G. Kiziltas, "Concurrent Design of Conductor Shape and Artificial Material Composites for RF Applications", Joint IEEE AP-S / URSI / AMEREM Symposium, July 9-14, 2006, Albuquerque, NM, USA, 2006

G. Kiziltas and J. L. Volakis, "Topology Optimization of a Compact UHF Spiral Array Embedded in a Textured Dielectric," submitted to the IEEE AP-S International Symposium and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Washington, DC, July 3-8, 2005

S. Koulouridis, G. Kiziltas, D. Hansford, and J. L. Volakis, "Design of Polymer-Ceramic Composites for Conformal Integrated Antennas," submitted to the IEEE AP-S International Symposium and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Washington, DC, July 3-8, 2005

Y. Zhou, G. Kiziltas, S. Koulouridis and J. L. Volakis, "A Miniature Four-Arm Antenna for Tri-band GPS Applications," submitted to the IEEE AP-S International Symposium and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Washington, DC, July 3-8, 2005

G. Kiziltas, J. L. Volakis, N. Kikuchi, and J. Halloran, "Design of a miniature broadband SATCOM antenna using textured dielectric loading via topology optimization," IEEE AP-S International Symposium and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Monterey, CA, June 20-26, 2004

G. Kiziltas and J. L. Volakis, "Automating the design of a band-pass spectral filter with frequency selective surfaces on inhomogeneous substrates," International Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory, (Invited Paper), URSI EMT-S, Pisa, Italy, May 23-27, 2004

G. Kiziltas, J. L. Volakis, and N. Kikuchi, "Automated topology design for electromagnetic devices," 8th International Conference on Numerical Methods in Industrial Forming Processes, NUMIFORM, Columbus, OH, June 13-17, 2004

G. Kiziltas, D. Psychoudakis, J. L. Volakis and J. Halloran, "Miniature antenna designs on metamaterial substrates," 3rd European Workshop on Conformal Antennas, (Invited Paper), Bonn, Germany, Oct. 22-23, 2003

J. Volakis and G. Kiziltas, "Miniature antenna designs on metamaterial substrates," International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, Torino, Italy, Sept. 8-12, 2003

G. Kiziltas, N. Kikuchi and J. Volakis, "Miniaturized broadband antenna design via SIMP," 7th US National Congress on Computational Mechanics, Albuquerque, NM, July 27-31, 2003

G. Kiziltas, Y. Koh, J. Volakis, N. Kikuchi and J. Halloran, "Optimum design and fabrication of volumetric graded substrate for a broadband miniature antenna," IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society, AP-S International Symposium (Digest), Vol: 1, 2003, pp: 485-488

D. Psychoudakis, A. Knapp, G. Kiziltas, J. Volakis and J. Halloran, "Textured LTCC substrates for printed antenna miniaturization and bandwidth improvement," IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society, AP-S International Symposium (Digest), Vol: 3, 2003, pp:375-378

G. Kiziltas and J. L. Volakis, "Shape and material optimization for bandwidth improvement of printed antennas on high contrast substrates," IEEE International Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility, Istanbul, Turkey, May 11-16, 2003

A. M. Knapp, Y. Koh, J. W. Halloran, G. Kiziltas, D. Psychoudakis, J.Volakis and N. Kikuchi, "Textured dielectric composites for antennas miniaturized with meta-materials," 105th Annual Meeting & Exposition of The American Ceramic Society, Nashville, TN, April 2003

Y. Koh, J.W. Halloran, A. M. Knapp, J. Volakis, G. Kiziltas and D. Psychoudakis, "Textured dielectric meta-materials for miniaturized antennas: fabrication of dielectric LTCC-polymer by thermoplastic green machining," 105th Annual Meeting & Exposition of The American Ceramic Society, Nashville, TN, April 2003

G. Kiziltas, J. L. Volakis and N. Kikuchi, "Three-dimensional material optimization for printed antenna bandwidth enhancements," The 19th Annual Review of Progress in Applied Computational Electromagnetics, Monterey, CA, USA, March 24-28, 2003

A. M. Knapp, Y. Koh, J. W. Halloran, G. Kiziltas, D. Psychoudakis, J.Volakis and N. Kikuchi, "Coextruded dielectric composites for antennas miniaturized with meta-materials," 104th Annual Meeting & Exposition of The American Ceramic Society, April 28-30, 2002, St. Louis, Missouri

G. Kiziltas, J. L. Volakis and N. Kikuchi, "Metamaterial design via the density method," IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society, AP-S International Symposium (Digest), 2002, Vol: 1, pp: 748 -751

Z. Li, G. Kiziltas, J. Volakis and N. Kikuchi, "Material design optimization for printed antennas using the finite element – boundary integral method," The 18th Annual Review of Progress in Applied Computational Electromagnetics, Monterey, CA, USA, March 18-22, 2002, (Best Paper Award)

G. Kiziltas, C. Yilmaz, J. L. Volakis, N. Kikuchi and J. Halloran, "Design of metamaterial textures for microwave applications," IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society, AP-S International Symposium (Digest), 2002, Vol: 2 , pp: 388 -391

J. L. Volakis, Zhifang Li, Y. Erdemli and G. Kiziltas, "Antenna design using rigorous hybrid finite element computational toolsets, " IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society, AP-S International Symposium (Digest), 2001, (Invited special session paper), Vol: 1, pp: 181

G. Kiziltas, H. Syed, Z. Li, J. Volakis and N. Kikuchi, "The homogenization method and its application to designing frequency selective structures," Antennas and Propagation Society, International Symposium and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Boston, MA, USA, July 8-13, 2001


Theses

G. Kiziltas, "Computer Aided Design of Friction Type Brakes and Clutches," M.Sc. Thesis, Mechanical Engineering, Middle East Technical University, TURKEY, 1998

G. Kiziltas, "Dielectric Material Optimization of Filters and Antennas using SIMP," Ph.D. Thesis, Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, May 2003



Contact

Dr. Güllü Kızıltaş Şendur
Sabanci University
Mechatronics Engineering

Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Room: 1075
Orhanli, Tuzla, 34956
Istanbul, Turkey
Phone: +90-216-483-9584
Fax: +90-216-483-9550
E-mail: gkiziltas@sabanciuniv.edu