Prof. Dr. phil. DDr. h.c.

Ali Mehmet Celâl Şengör

Ali Mehmet Celâl Şengör

Corresponding Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences abroad since 2015

  • Istanbul Technical University


Research Areas:

  • Geosciences
  • Tectonics
  • General geology
  • Historical geology
  • History of geology



Selected Memberships:

  • Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina - Nationale Akademie der Wissenschaften
  • National Academy of Sciences, USA
  • Russische Akademie der Wissenschaften
  • Academia Europaea
  • Akademie der Wissenschaften in Istanbul

Selected Prizes:

  • Gustav-Steinmann-Medaille der Geologischen Vereinigung
  • Bigsby Medal of the Geological Society of London
  • Prix Léon Lutaud de l’Académie des Sciences
  • Rammal Award of the French Physical Society
  • President's Award of the Geological Society of London