August 2014 Group alumnus Dr. Mohammed Sharif Murib gives an Optoelectronics and Photonics Engineering seminar on "Biosensors for the Characterization of DNA Molecules Based on Electronic-, Thermal-, and Photonic-Sensing Principles" on August 25, 2014. Mohammed Sharif Murib received his BSc in Physics from Lebanese University, Faculty of Science, Hadath, Lebanon, in 2005. He joined the MSc program in Physics of Koç University in 2007, as a teaching/research assistant during which he worked with Prof. Ali Serpengüzel at the Koç University Microphotonics Research Laboratory. In 2010, he joined the Bios group at the Institute for Materials Research (IMO) of Hasselt University, Belgium for his PhD during which he worked with Prof. Patrick Wagner on bioelectronics and biophotonic sensors.