Among the 5 finalists, Mert O. Astam (ESR-8) was awarded the 3rd ICMS PhD Publication prize for his first author paper titled: “Self-regulating electrical rhythms with liquid crystal oligomer networks in hybrid circuitry”, published in the journal Soft Matter in 2022.
Mert gave a pitch presentation to present his work at the competition and also won the prize for Most Popular Pitch vote from the public. Congratulations, Mert!
In the picture, Mert shows his prizes together with his supervisor Dr Danqing Liu and his colleagues.
Link to more info: https://www.tue.nl/en/news-and-events/news-overview/04-11-2022-mert-astam-winner-of-the-3rd-icms-phd-publication-award/