Mustafa M. Demir received his BS from Chemistry Department of Boğaziçi University, Turkey in 1999. He did his MS and PhD studies in Materials Sciences and Engineering Programme at Sabancı University in 2001 and 2004, respectively. Later he moved to Max Planck Society Polymer Research Institute in Mainz, Germany as post-doc researcher under the supervision of Prof. Gerhard Wegner. He had a faculty position at the Chemistry Department of Izmir Institute of Technology as assistant professor (2007-2008) and associated professor (2008-2014), respectively. He was the director of Materials Research Center and coordinator of Materials Science and Engineering Program of the Institute (2013-2014). Mustafa M. Demir is now professor and head of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering (2014- ).His current research interest are polymer-based nanomaterials.