Kurucu Müdür - Gazi Non-İyonizan Radyasyondan Korunma Merkezi - GNRK
Kurucu Müdür

Curriculum Vitae 


Executive Profile: Founder and Head of Biophysics Department in Gazi University, Faculty of Medicine  www.biyofizik.gazi.edu.tr

Founder and Director of Gazi Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection Center (GNRK) www.gnrk.gazi.edu.tr 

World Health Organization (WHO) ElectroMagnetic Fields (EMF) 

International Advisory Committee (IAC) Turkey Representative (http://www.who.int/peh-emf/project/mapnatreps/turkey/en/index.html)

Panel Member,   NATO RTO HFM

International Commission for ElectroMagnetic Safety (ICEMS) Scientific Secretary (http://www.icems.eu/)

Scientific Advisor to “h.e.s.e. - human ecological social economical” Project

( http://www.hese-project.org/hese-uk/en/heseuk/who.php)

Three International Projects (EU, WHO and UNESCO), Nine National Projects, Authorship of Two Books, forty nine International Peer-Reviewed Publications and fifty International Proceedings


Prof. Dr. Nesrin SEYHAN completed her university education in Physics and Computer Engineering at the Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, Turkey. She received her Ph.D. degree in Biophysics. She is the head of Biophysics Department and Bioelectromagnetics Laboratory at Gazi University in Ankara since 1990. She has initiated M.Sc. and Ph.D. degree programs in Biophysics at the same university. She is the founder and director of Gazi Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection (GNRP) Center. Her research interests are non-ionizing radiation sources, standards and measurements, biological effects of ELF and RF EMF including lipid peroxidation, immune system and collagen synthesis. She is the National Representative for the WHO EMF International Advisory Committee since 2001. She is the member of ICEMS’ Scientific Committee since 2007. Dr. Seyhan was selected as a Turkish Representative for the NATO RTO HFM Panel in 2007. She is the author and co-author of two books and she has published 50 research articles.


Contact Information

Address: Medical Faculty of Gazi University Department of Biophysics

06510 Beşevler ANKARA TURKEY


Tel Secr:  +90 (312) 202 46 01

Fax         : +90 (312) 212 90 23

e-mail     : nesrin@gazi.edu.tr

Web sites: www.biyofizik.gazi.edu.tr

www.gnrk.gazi.edu.tr (GNRK Center web site)

www.emk.gazi.edu.tr (Electromagnetic Pollution web site)

Research Area

  • Biological Effects of Radio Frequency Radiation (RFR) and Extremely Low Frequency (ELF) Electromagnetic Radiation  
  • Magnetic Field - Biological Systems interaction
  • Dosimetry - SAR
  • NIR Sources and Standards (ICNIRP, IEEE, FCC, CENELEC, Turkey's Standards – Telecommunication Authority)
  • Measurement of EMF (0 Hz – 60 GHz) from base stations, TV and Radio transmitters, transformers, High Power Lines, Sealing systems, diathermy and MRI units, cellular phones etc.