Prof. Amdulla Mehrabov is a well-known scientist in the field of Modern Solid State Physics and Materials Science not only in the former Soviet Union, but also in the USA, European Countries, Japan and Turkey.
He was born in the Georgian Republic on April 15, 1952. Prof. A. Mehrabov has graduated from the Physics Department of Azerbaijan State University in 1974. He obtained his Doctor Science (1990) and PhD (1978) degrees in Solid State Physics and Materials Science from Lomonosov Moscow State University.
Prof. Mehrabov is a Professor of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Department at the Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey since 1992. Prior to that he worked as an Assistant Prof., Associate Prof., Full Prof. and Chairman of Physics Department at Azerbaijan State University, Baku, Azerbaijan Republic.
Since January 2016 Prof. Mehrabov is also an Adviser in the Centre for Novel Materials and Devices at Science and Technology Park of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS), Baku, Azerbaijan.
Prof. Mehrabov worked also as Postdoctoral Researcher at Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering in the Tokyo University, Japan for 1 year (All-Soviet Union Visiting Researcher Award in Japan, 1984/1985) and as Visiting Fullbright Professor at Dept. of Chemical and Nuclear Engineering in the University of California at Santa Barbara, USA for 5 months (All-Soviet Union Lecturing and Research Award in USA, 1991/1992).
Prof. A. Mehrabov is an author of more than 200 research works which are well-known and has been published in leading international journals including “Acta Materialia”, “Metallurgical and Materials Transactions”, “Intermetallics”, “Scripta Materialia”, “Philosophical Magazine”, “J. of Alloys and Compounds”, “Acta Cryst.”, “Physica”, “Phys. Stat. Sol.”, “J. Phys. Chem. Sol.”, “J. Nuclear Materials”, “Fiz. Met. Metalloved.” and etc. Major fields of his scientific interests are includes Solid State Physics, Alloy Design, Computational Materials Science, Metallic Bulk Amorphous and Nanocrystalline Materials, Irradiation Effects on Materials, Hydrogen Storage Materials and etc.
Prof. Mehrabov is a Fellow of the Islamic World Academy of Sciences since (2000), Council Member (2009-until now) and Member of Union of Chambers of Turkish Engineers and Architects (1998).
Address: Prof. Amdulla O. Mehrabov, Dept. of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Üniversiteler Mahallesi, Dumlupınar Bulvarı No: 1, 06800 Çankaya, Ankara/Turkey.