AWARDS & HONORS

2016 Winner of the UK Alumni Awards 2016 by British Council / Professional Achievement 

2014 The Best Thesis Award of the Year 2013: A Material-Based Integrated Computational Design Model in Architecture, Istanbul Technical University.

2014 Patent Application: A Material Based Integrated Computational Design Model (No: PT 2014/00551).

2011 Grant: Scientific Research Projects Council, Turkey (ITU/BAP; Project no: 34529).

2011 Patent: Bistable Intelligent Structure System (GB2445572), UK (Joint Inventors: Sevil Yazici, Jasmindar Chima, Stella Nikolakaki & Eugene Leung).

2008 1st Prize in Ocean Terminal Extension Competition, Hong Kong (Competition Leader at Zaha Hadid Architects).

2008 1st Prize in King Abdullah II House of Culture & Art Competition, Amman (Competition Team at Zaha Hadid Architects).

2006 1st Prize in Kartal-Pendik Masterplan Competition, Turkey (Competition Team at Zaha Hadid Architects).

2006 Certificate of Achievement: Istanbul Greater Municipality in regards to her role in Kartal-Pendik Masterplan with Zaha Hadid Architects.

2004 – 2006 Bursary for the Graduate School: London Architectural Association, UK.

2003 Graduated with Honor Degree: Istanbul Technical University, Faculty of Architecture.

2002 Scholarship: DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) Scholarship for the Internship at GMP, Berlin.