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PSF- TÜBİTAK Joint Funding Program Academia - Industry Cooperation

An online Joint Technical meeting with TUBITAK authorities was held on 22 June, 2021 at PSF. The meeting was chaired by Prof. Hasan Mandal, President, TUBITAK, while from PSF, Dr. Shahid Mahmood Baig, Chairman, PSF chaired the meeting. In the meeting, there was formal exchange of results of the PSF-TUBITAK call. Besides this, two Heads also discussed expansion of PSF–TUBITAK cooperation to new horizons for Researchers and Scientists to capitalize and learn from each other in science and technology.

PSF signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) on 17th of September, 2013. Under this, PSF launched 3rd joint call between PSF & TUBITAK (21.09.2020 and 17.11.2020) on “Academia Industry Co-operation Call” with the aim of supporting joint research projects in the areas of application-oriented research and development. Thus, this call focuses on emerging areas of technologies. The call aims to enhance Public-Private Partnership in R&D projects by involving academia, research institutions, industrial companies and research end users with the aim to help both countries to become more energy efficient and sustainable in the following priority areas;

• Energy Storage
• Biomedical equipment and Technologies
• Food processing and Technology

The received proposals were initially scrutinized by PSF team and afterwards, the same were placed before two subject experts nominated by PSF Competent Authority for review and recommendations. After successful completion of review of these projects, their results were shared with international wing of TUBITAK. With full consensus, 09 projects were finalized unanimously for funding.


PSF-TUBITAK online Joint Technical Committee Meeting to finalize the projects under 3rd Joint Call on Academia-Industry Cooperation held on 22.06.2021


PSF TUBITAK Online Joint Technical Committee Meeting Co-chaired by Prof. Dr. Shahid Mahmood Baig, Chairman, PSF and Prof. Dr. Hasan Mandal, President, Scientific Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) on 22.06.2021
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