Faculty Staff Detail

Alper Buldum

Alper Buldum

Title: Associate Professor, Associate Chair
Department: Physics
Office: AYER 230
Phone: (330) 972-8087
Fax: (330) 972-6918
Email: buldum@uakron.edu
Website: http://physics.uakron.edu/dept/faculty/buldum/


Research Interests

  • Mechanical, Electronic and Transport Properties of Nanomaterials such as Carbon Nanotubes,

    Graphene and Metallic Nanowires

  • Heat Transport in Graphite Nanocomposites

  • Fluid flow through nanotubes

  • Study of nanotube-surface interactions for dry adhesives

  • Design and simulations of nanotube based touch sensors

  • Modeling Biofilms and drug delivery on biofilms