Dr. Sahin holds physics engineering BSc and mechanical
engineering MSc degree which both were received from
Istanbul Technical University. He completed his Ph.D. degree
in the institute of vision and optics at the University of
Crete, school of medicine. In this step, he worked on
European Union funded project which was called as “OPAL”.
Furthermore, he was a member of the multidisciplinary team
of Prof. Ioannis Pallikaris who is also known inventor or
father of the LASIK technique. Dr. Sahin and prof.
Pallikaris worked on several projects afterwards.
Dr. Sahin also worked in the Dunyagoz Hospital group in
several positions such as R&D manager and Biomedical.
His last project was a privately funded project for a
product that the IP rights belonged to himself and prof
Pallikaris. This project consisted several challenges from
securing IP rights to securing funding. Establishing a
company, to the creation of production infrastructure.
Producing a prototype to certification of the product. In
summary, a complete challenge from an idea to the final
Currently, Dr. Sahin is working as an assistant professor in
the department of mechatronics of Yildiz Technical
University and founder of m2 lab. More detailed information
can be accessed