Umur Gökmen

Master’s student
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Anticipated Graduation: May 2020

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Umur Gökmen

Academic Interests

For Umur, being able to see the processes that arise from complex physical processes and directly interacting with them is very fun. He believes that optics has a fundamental part in our lives in many areas, and that part will get even bigger with the growing needs of human society, ranging from medical applications to space applications.


  • BS Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Middle East Technical University (Ankara, Turkey)



  • Music
  • Video games
  • Reading
  • Tennis

Umur Says

“One of my favorite parts about U-M is having plenty of opportunities to pursue any kind of extracurricular interest you might have.”