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Valuable laboratories within BİLGEM offer the privilege of coexisting with inspiring scientists focused on the same national goals, as well as decent working environments and modern devices that nurture the R&D spirit.

ATAM / Antenna Test and Research Laboratory

ATAM is a research center established to meet the research, development, design, production and measurement activities in the fields of antenna and radar cross-sectional area (RCSA) with national capabilities in an affordable time and cost.

It is one of the most competent centers in the world where test services in this field are provided with its antenna and RKA reflection-free rooms, material characterization and radome transmittance measurement infrastructures. It is a domestic technology base that can meet all the demands of the public and private sectors in our country with its measurement capabilities and the researchers employed and specialized in their fields.

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  • Antenna Design, Implementation and Measurement
  • Radom Design and Measurement
  • On-Platform Antenna Interaction Analysis
  • Antenna Measurement Software and Algorithm Development
  • Radar Cross Section Analysis, Software and Algorithm Development
  • Radar Cross Section Measurement
  • Material Characterization Measurements 
  • Measuring System and Room Setups
  • Antenna Measurement Laboratories (Spherical, Planar, Cylindrical)
  • Radar Cross Section Measurement Laboratory
  • Radome Measurement
  • Millimeter Wave Antenna Measurement System
  • Electromagnetic Material Characterization
  • Passive Intermodulation Measurement System
KYAS - Global Near Field Measurement System
Medium and Low Gain Antenna Measurement
Maximum Test Antenna Size1.5 meters
Maximum Test Antenna Weight75 kg
Scanning AreaFully Spherical
Frequency range0.75 GHz - 40 GHz

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UYAS - Far and Near Field Antenna Measurement System
General Purpose Antenna Measurement
Test Chamber Dimensions17 x 18 x 14 meters (B x G x Y)
Maximum Test Antenna Size8 meters
Maximum Test Antenna Weight4,000 kg
Scan Plane10 x 10 meters
Frequency range0.5 GHz - 40 GHz

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Near Field Radar Cross Section (RCA) Measurement System
Radar Cross Section Measurement
Test Chamber Dimensions29 x 15 x 15 meters (B x G x Y)
Maximum Measurable Object Size10 meters
Maximum Measurable Object Weight2,500 kg
Frequency range0.2 GHz - 40 GHz
Range and Cross Range Resolution5 cm

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B3LAB / Cloud Computing and Big Data Research Laboratory

R&D activities are carried out to produce open source and secure solutions in line with the needs of the public in the fields of Cloud Computing and Big Data. To create domestic, national and secure solutions for Cloud Infrastructure, Cloud Storage and Big Data technologies;

  • Conducting advanced research,
  • Leading the development of needed products with domestic resources,
  • Providing research and consultancy opportunities for stakeholders who will work in these fields.

KAMTAM / CATHODE and Microwave Vacuum Tube Research Laboratory

Cathode and Microwave Vacuum Tube Research Laboratory is a research center that aims to design and manufacture microwave vacuum tubes such as Vircator, Magnetron, TWT and their cathodes with completely national facilities.

  • 4,500 m2 closed area
  • 2,500 m2 of laboratory area
  • 500 m2 of clean room area
  • Mechanical Manufacturing Room
  • Microwave Vacuum Tube Prototype Manufacturing and Test/Measurement Laboratory
  • Cathode Prototype Manufacturing and Test Laboratory
  • Hydrogen Atmosphere Sintering and Integration Laboratory
  • Hydrogen, Argon and Nitrogen sintering technology up to 2,500 °C
  • High Temperature and Vacuum Brazing Technology
  • Cathode Coating Technology with Metal Thin Film
  • Material Characterization Technology
  • Pneumatic and Isostatic Pressing Technology
  • Cathode and E-Gun Test and Characterization Technology
  • Microwave Vacuum Tube (Magnetron, Twt) Infrastructure Development Technology
  • Thermionic Cathode Development Technology

KDTM / Speech and Language Technologies Laboratory

KDTM, which is under the roof of TÜBİTAK BİLGEM BTE, stands out as Turkey's first and only "Voice and Speech Technologies Evaluation" infrastructure with semi-reflection-free acoustic recording and test rooms certified by ISO and NATO and certified by RW-TÜV.

  • Intelligibility Tests (Turkish Diagnostic Rhyme Test - Unique in the World)
  • Communication Efficiency and Service Quality Tests
  • Evaluation of Civil and Military Voice Coders, Devices and Systems
  • Acoustic and Digital Embedding
  • Simulation of Different Acoustic Environments (inside the cockpit, tank, airplane, helicopter, restaurant, concert, outdoor etc.)
  • Audio Database Creation, Recording and Assembly for Language Dependent and Language Independent Technologies
  • Human Factor Analysis and Subjective Evaluation
  • Evaluation of All Kinds of Sound Technologies Developed for Military or Civil Purposes in Infrastructure where Various Acoustic Scenarios can be Simulated with Acoustic Embedding
  • 18m2Specially Insulated, Semi-Reflective Acoustic Recording Room
  • 20m2Specially Insulated, Semi-Reflective Acoustic Recording Room
  • 91 m2, Specially Insulated Listener Room, where 16 subjects can be actively evaluated at the same time (The listener test room equipped with silent terminals and touch monitors can be used as a "Human Factors Laboratory")

MEKTAM / Mine and Handmade Explosive Countermeasures Test and Research Center

Mines and Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) pose a significant threat to our country. "Mine and Improvised Explosive Countermeasures Test and Research Center - MEKTAM" was established in 2015 at TÜBİTAK Gebze Campus in order to serve as a national and regional mine/IED detection test infrastructure and to conduct research on related technologies.

The test and evaluation infrastructure owned by MEKTAM can be made available to the relevant institutions within the framework of the permissions to be obtained.

  • Performance Measurements and Acceptance Tests of Mine Detectors
  • R&D Activities to Develop Mine Detection Technologies in MEKTAM Laboratories
  • Open test site with different types of soils
  • Indoor test site with different types of soils

RADAR-AGL / Radar Research and Development Laboratory

Radar Systems Laboratory carries out radar system solution, advanced radar signal processing research and development, radar integration and radar verification validation activities. The current research, application and system development activities of the laboratory are in the fields of Pulse Doppler, FMCW, mm-Wave, Phased Array and Passive Radars.
  • Radar Coverage Analysis
  • Radar Request Analysis
  • Radar Front Design
  • Radar Detailed Design
  • Radar Authentication
  • Radar Integration
  • Radar Verification/Validation
    • Target Signal & Environment Simulation
    • Performance Evaluation
    • Laboratory Test
    • Field Test
  • Coherent Signal Processing
  • Doppler Processing
  • Micro Doppler Processing
  • Impact Compression Techniques
  • Frequency/PRF Diversification
  • Moving/Still Target Detection (MTI, MTD etc.)
  • Target Positioning Based on Time Difference
  • Target Angle Estimation Based on Phase Difference
  • Monopulse Technique
  • Phased Array Beam Formation and Steering
  • Mayhem Modeling/Elimination
  • Determination of Precipitation Intensity and Regions
  • IFF/SSR Decoding
  • Baseband Signal Processing
  • Multiple Target Tracking
  • Data Fusing
  • Target Classification
  • Communication Layer for Distributed and Embedded Systems
  • Layered Software Architecture
  • Multiple Operating System Support (Linux & Windows)
  • Radar Database Management
  • In-Device Test (BIT) Management
  • Radar Interface Development (PPI, PPI Map etc.)
  • Statistical Analysis with web access
  • FPGA Based Signal Processing
  • Analog/Digital/High Speed Printed Circuit Board Design
  • VME/VPX Multi-Core High Speed Digital System Design
  • High Speed Baseband Signal Generation and Processing
  • SFP+ Data Transfer
  • Motion Control Mechanisms
  • Design, Testing and Integration of Electromechanical Systems / Subsystems
  • Electromechanical System Improvements
  • 3D Design and Finite Element Analysis
  • Prototype and Modeling

RF Research and Development Laboratory

RF Research and Development Laboratory consists of expert personnel and infrastructure capable of designing, developing and measuring up to 110 GHz frequency band in microwave and millimeter wave. Various projects, which are needed by the Turkish industry, for radar, electronic warfare and communication technologies are carried out in the laboratory.

  • S-band Very High Power (>20 kW) Solid-state Power Amplifiers
  • X-band Medium Power (<1kW) Solid-state Power Amplifiers
  • C- and X-band Medium Power (<1kW) Solid-state Power Amplifiers
  • E-band RF Transmitter/Receiver
  • FMCW Generator
  • Frequency Downconverters and Upconverters (C-, X-, Ku-, K-band)
  • Broadband Frequency Downconverters and Upconverters
  • Passive RF Components (filter, diplexer, combiner, coupler etc.)
  • Very low phase noise and very fast DDS-based frequency synthesizers
  • Very low noise amplifiers
  • Radio Link Systems in all conventional frequency bands up to 25 GHz (ITU-R)

(SGE) Cyber Security Institute

The Cyber Security Institute, which was established to carry out studies to increase the national cyber security capacity, carries out research and development activities in the field of cyber security; carries out solutions-oriented projects for military institutions, public institutions and organizations and the private sector.

The main fields of activity of our institute, which has made a significant contribution to the creation of cyber security knowledge and tactical infrastructure in our country with many successful projects to date, are secure software development, penetration tests and vulnerability analysis.

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(IZE) Artificial Intelligence Institute

Artificial Intelligence Institute is the first institute established within the scope of TUBITAK centers and institutes, which cuts the sectors and research fields horizontally and focuses directly on the emerging technology field. For this reason, it constitutes an innovative model in terms of both the open innovation and co-development approach of the institute and its focus on emerging technology.

Artificial Intelligence Institute aims to develop core technologies in the field of artificial intelligence and bring these innovations from the forefront of science to the use of the industry as soon as possible. Focusing on the transformative potential of artificial intelligence, it will continue to play its part in pioneering efforts to create and sustain artificial intelligence-based innovation, growth and productivity in Turkey. Working with industry and public institutions in Turkey, together with other organizations within the artificial intelligence ecosystem, spreading the use of artificial intelligence and increasing the workforce specialized in this field are among its primary goals.


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Competence Centers

MILSEC 4 - Secure IP Terminal


While the MİLSEC-4 terminal offers an up-to-date solution for next-generation secure communication (voice, data and video) in IP networks, it provides an uninterrupted communication service by maintaining the compatibility of secure voice communication in PSTN networks with PSTN secure phones in use.

Configuration, surveillance and software update processes of MILSEC-4 terminals are carried out securely remotely using the Security Management Center (GYM). MİLSEC-4 terminal is capable of IP Network Key Loading (IPAAY) through secure communication with GYM without the need for an additional device.

MİLSEC-4 terminals are interoperable with MİLSEC-1A and MİLSEC-2 phones and offer the opportunity to replace MİLSEC-1A and MİLSEC-2 phones without interruption in the gradual transformation of PSTN networks to next generation IP networks.


  • End-to-end secure voice communication in PSTN networks
  • End-to-end secure voice, image and data transmission in IP networks
  • NATO SCIP compliance on IP networks
  • Compatibility with commercial SIP products
  • Interoperability with MILSEC1A and MILSEC2 secure phones
  • National and AES crypto algorithms
  • Remote software update
  • Easy operation with touch screen

It is subject to the sales license to be given by the Ministry of National Defense.