Duygu Ateş

study on mainly Falconiformes

Field works

Lab works

  • 23-27 April 2018
    Tamer Albayrak, Duygu Ateş, and Özlem Özmen  joined the Eurasian Ornithology Congres, Heidelberg, Germany
  • 20-23 February 2018
    Tamer Albayrak joined the COST Action ERBFacility European Raptor Biomonitoring Facility meeting, Cuidad Real, Spain
  • 01 October 2017
    New Chukar Partridge project was accepted by TUBITAK
  • 07-09 October 2017
    Tamer Albayrak joined final Parrotnet COST Action meeting, Canterbury, UK
  • 18-22 August 2017
    Tamer Albayrak joined the EOU2017 11th Congress of the European Ornithologists’ Union, Turku, Finland
  • 10.05.2017
    World Migratory Bird Day was celebrated 

  • 31.03.2017
    MSc Pınar ÖĞE finished her Master thesis "The mtDNA-COI Barcoding of  Songbirds (Aves: Passeriformes) of  Beydağları and its Comparison with Evolutionary Phylogenetic Trees Formed by the mtDNA-ND2 gene"
  •  06-11 March 2017
    Tamer Albayrak joined Parrotnet COST Action meeting, Israel
  • 06.01.2017
    My superviser, Prof.Dr.Ali Erdoğan, Suleyman Kacar, Hakan Simsar visit the ornithology lab

  • 21.12.2016
    Tamer Albayrak, Fizliz Eksi, Duygu Ateş made field trip in Karataş Lake

  • 04-06  November 2016
    Tuğba TUCEL joined the 1st Joint Meeting of Young Ornithologists of the EOU Vienna, AUSTRIA

  • 10-13 May 2016 
    Nearly all the lab members, Tamer Albayrak, Tuğba Tuncel, Pınar Öğe, Deniz Albayrak, Özlem Özmen and Asuman Karadeniz joined 5th International Eurasian Ornithology Congress, Çanakkale/TURKEY

  • 11-12 September 2016
    Tamer Albayrak joined the ISERD International Conference, Cairo, Egypt.

  •  07-09 October 2015
    Tamer Albayrak joined Parrotnet COST Action meeting, Florance, Italy

  •  24-28 August 2015
    Tamer Albayrak, Tuğba Tunçel, Pınar Öğe joined the 10th Conference of the European Ornithologists’s Union. Badajoz, Spain

We’re mainly focus on Anatolian bird biodiversity. We catch the birds from all part of Turkey for population genetic and phylogeographic studies. You can join us as volunteer.


Derya Yılmaz

study on breeding biology 2017-continious

Dr. Tamer Albayrak 

Head of the lab

Lab team

Tugba Tunçel

study on mainly blood parasites. 

Congress, meeting etc.

We study the genetic diversity of Anatolian birds
​evolution of them.


Genetical studies are done in Molecular Ornithology Lab. We usually use mitecondrial COI, Cyt b, ND2 genes.

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