Türkçe sürüm

Yılmaz Şimşek

E-mail : ysimseksabanciuniv.edu

Education :



Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany

Department of Physics



Izmir Institute of Technology, Izmir, Turkey

Department of Physics



Ege University, Izmir, Turkey

  Nat. and Appl. Sci.



Ege University, Izmir, Turkey

Department of Physics

Work Experience :


Postdoctoral Researcher

Argonne National Laboratory, USA

Materials Science Division

02-09 2015

Visiting Researcher

Stockholm University, Sweden

Department of Physics


PhD Researcher

Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany


  Department of Physics


Research Assistant

Izmir Institute of Technology, Turkey

Department of Physics


Areas of Interest :

Experimental Condensed Matter Physics, Materials Science: Electronic Structure, Electrical, Magnetic, and Optical Properties of materials (High-Tc Superconductors, Josephson junction arrays and other hetero-structures

Membership :

1. American Physical Society from 2010 to present 2. Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft (German Physical Society) from 2009 to 2013 3. ARBİS and BİDEB

Publications :

Tsujimoto, Manabu and Kaneko, Youta and Kuwano, Genki and Nagayama, Kanae and Imai, Takayuki and Ono, Yukino and Kusunose, Shinji and Kashiwagi, Takanari and Minami, Hidetoshi and Kadowaki, Kazuo and Şimşek, Yılmaz and Welp, Ulrich and Kwok, Wai Kwong (2021) "Design and characterization of microstrip patch antennas for high-Tc superconducting terahertz emitters", Optics Express, Vol.29, No.11, 16980-16990 (SCI)
Before SU Publications:
  1. Y Simsek, L Ozyuzer, A T Seyhan, M Tanoglu and K Schulte, Temperature dependence of electrical conductivity in double-wall and multi-wall carbonnanotube/polyester nanocomposites, Journal of Material Science, (2007). 42, p. 9689.
  2. L Ozyuzer, Y Simsek, H Koseoglu, F Turkoglu, C Kurter, U Welp, A E Koshelev, K E Gray, W-K Kwok, T Yamamoto, K Kadowaki, Y Koval, H B Wang and P Müller Terahertz wave emission from intrinsic Josephson junction in high-Tc superconductors, Supercond. Sci. Technol. (2009). 22, p. 114009.
  3. F Turkoglu, Y Simsek, H Koseoglu, Y Demirhan, Z Meric, L Ozyuzer Spin polarized tunneling in large area mesas of superconducting Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+δ for the generation of the THz waves, Conference paper, Terahertz and Mid Infrared Radiation: Basic Research and Practical Applications, TERA-MIR (IEEE) 2009.
  4. Y Koval, X Y Jin, C Bergmann, Y Simsek, L Ozyuzer, P Müller, H B Wang, G Behr, B Büchner, Tuning superconductivity by current injection, Appl. Phys. Lett. (2010). 96, p. 082507.
  5. Y Koval, F Chowdhury, X Y Jin, Y Simsek, F Lichtenberg, R Pentcheva, and P Müller, Resistive memory switching in layered oxides: AnBnO3n+2 perovskite derivatives and Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+δ high-Tc superconductor, Phys. Status Solidi A, (2011). 208, p. 284.
  6. L Ozyuzer, F Turkoglu, Yasemin Demirhan, H Koseoglu, S Preu, D Ploss, S Malzer, Y Simsek, HB Wang, P Muller, Terahertz wave emission from layered superconductors: Interferometer measurements, (2011), Conference paper in General Assembly and Scientific Symposium, (IEEE) (13-20 Aug. 2011)
  7. G Aygun, A Cantas, Y Simsek, and R Turan, Effects of physical growth conditions on the structural and optical properties of sputtered grown thin HfO2 films, Thin Solid Films, (2011). 519, p. 5820.
  8. H Koseoglu, F Turkoglu, Y Simsek, L Ozyuzer, The Fabrication of THz Emitting Mesas by Reactive Ion-Beam Etching of Superconducting Bi2212 with Multilayer Masks, J. Supercond. Nov. Magn. (2011) 24, p. 1083–1086.
  9. F Turkoglu, H Koseoglu, Y Demirhan, L Ozyuzer, S Preu, S Malzer, Y Simsek, P Muller, T Yamamoto and K Kadowaki, Interferometer measurements of terahertz waves from Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+δ mesas, Supercond. Sci. Technol. (2012). 25, p. 125004.
  10. F Turkoglu, L Ozyuzer, H Koseoglu, Y Demirhan, S Preu, S Malzer, Y Simsek, H B Wang, P Muller, Emission of the THz waves from large area mesas of superconducting Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+δ by the injection of spin polarized current, Physica C, (2013), 491, p. 7-10.
  11. Y Simsek, Y Koval, K Gieb and P Müller, Superconductivity induced by carrier injection into non-superconducting Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+δ, Supercond. Sci. Technol. (2014), 27, p. 095011.
  12. O Kizilaslan, Y Simsek, M A Aksan, Y Koval, M E Yakinci, P Müller, Adjustable tunneling barrier in bi-based high-Tc cross-whisker junctions, Supercond. Sci. Technol. (2015), 28, p. 025010
  13. O Kizilaslan, Y Simsek, M A Aksan, Y Koval, P Müller, Enhancement of the critical current of intrinsic Josephson junctions by carrier injection, Supercond. Sci. Technol. (2015), 28, p. 085017
  14. [Th Jacobs, Y Simsek], Y Koval, P Müller and V M Krasnov, Sequence of Quantum Phase Transitions in Cuprates Revealed by In Situ Electrical Doping of One and the Same Sample, Phys. Rev. Lett. (2016) 116, p. 067001 (Th. J. and Y. S. contributed equally to this work)
  15. O Kizilaslan, M Truccato, Y Simsek, MA Aksan, Y Koval, P Müller, Interlayer tunneling spectroscopy of mixed-phase BSCCO superconducting whiskers, Supercond. Sci. and Technol. (2016) 29, p. 065013
  16. Y Simsek, V Vlasko-Vlasov, A E Koshelev, T Benseman, Y Hao, I Kesgin, H Claus, J Pearson, W-K Kwok, U Welp, Thick Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8+δ films grown by liquid-phase epitaxy for Josephson THz applications, Supercond. Sci. Technol. (2018), 31, 015009
  17. M. P. Smylie, K. Willa, J.-K. Bao, K. Ryan, Z. Islam, H. Claus, Y. Simsek, Z. Diao, A. Rydh, A. E. Koshelev, W.-K. Kwok, D. Y. Chung, M. G. Kanatzidis, U. Welp, Anisotropic superconductivity and magnetism in single-crystal RbEuFe4As4 Phys. Rev. B (2018) 98, p. 104503