Prof. Metin Tanoğlu

Chair

B.Sc. İstanbul Technical University, Turkey, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, 1992
M.Sc. University of Delaware, USA, Materials Science & Engineering, 1996
Ph.D. University of Delaware, USA, Materials Science & Engineering, 2000
Research Interest Composite materials, Mechanical, Physical, Thermal and Microstructural Characterization of Materials, Impact/Ballistic Behavior of Materials. Armor Materials, Porous Materials, Nanocomposites, Layered Clays and Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs)
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (105)

Phone: + 90 232 750 6708 Fax: +90 232 750 6701

Prof. Sedat Akkurt

B.Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, 1989
M.Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, 1991
Ph.D. Clemson University, USA, Materials Science and Engineering, 1998
Research Interest Testing, processing, characterization and modelling of ceramic materials, Historical building materials
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (108)

Phone: + 90 232 750 6705 Fax: +90 232 750 6701

Assoc. Prof. H. Seçil Artem

B.Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Engineering Sciences, 1987
M.Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Engineering Sciences, 1990
Ph.D. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Engineering Sciences, 1999
Research Interest Engineering Mathematics, Numerical solutions for PDEs
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (114)

Phone:+ 90 232 750 6771 Fax: +90 232 750 6701

Assist. Prof. Murat Barışık

B.Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 2006
M.Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 2008
Ph.D. Old Dominion University, USA, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, 2012
Research Interest Micro/nanoscale Gas and Liquid Flow, Microfluidics, Micro/nanoscale Heat Transfer, Nanofluidics, Nanoscale Electrokinetic Phenomena, Nanoparticles, Molecular Dynamics
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (Z25)

Phone: + 90 232 750 6784 Fax: +90 232 750 6701

Assoc. Prof. Erdal Çetkin

B.Sc. Kocaeli University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 2007
M.Sc. Duke University, USA, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, 2010
Ph.D. Duke University, USA, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, 2013
Research Interest Vascular structures, Self-cooling, Self-healing, Constructal theory, Heat transfer enhancement, Electronic cooling
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (113)

Phone: +90 232 750 6713 Fax: +90 232 750 6701

Assoc. Prof. M. İ. Can Dede

B.Sc. Istanbul Technical University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 1999
M.Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 2003
Ph.D. Florida International University, USA, Mechanical Engineering, 2007
Research Interest Haptics, Teleoperation, Robot Controller Design, Unmanned Underwater Vehicles
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (Z09)

Phone: + 90 232 750 6778 Fax: +90 232 750 6701

Assist. Prof. Alvaro Diez

B.Sc. University of Oviedo, Spain, Mechanical Engineering, 2001
M.Sc. Brunel University London, UK, Automotive and Motorsport Engineering, 2005
Ph.D. Brunel University London, UK, Internal Combustion Engines, 2009
Research Interest Internal combustion engines, advanced diesel and gasoline engines. In-cylinder optical diagnostics Bio fuels and surrogate fuels Automotive engineering
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (117)

Phone: +90 232 750 6707 Fax: +90 232 750 6701

Prof. Mustafa Güden

Rector

B.Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, 1989
M.Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, 1992
Ph.D. University of Delaware, USA, Materials Science and Engineering, 1999
Research Interest High strain rate mechanical properties of metals, ceramics and their composites. Aluminum metal foams, aluminum hollow spheres, honeycomb structures: production and mechanical properties. Armor materials: testing and micro-structural analysis of penetration phenomenon, including composite, body and foam-filled armors
Office: Rector's Office

Phone: +90 232 750 6001 Fax: +90 232 750 6015

Assist. Prof. Sinan Kandemir

B.Sc. Balıkesir University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 2006
M.Sc. Leicester University, UK, Mechanical Engineering, 2009
Ph.D. Leicester University, UK, Mechanical Engineering, 2013
Research Interest Metal Matrix Nanocomposite Materials
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (Z26)

Phone: +90 232 750 6787 Fax: +90 232 750 6701

Assoc. Prof. Gökhan Kiper

Vice Chair

B.Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering / Mathematics, 2004
M.Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 2006
Ph.D. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 2011
Research Interest Mechanisms, Dynamics of Machinery
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (Z19)

Phone: +90 232 750 6777 Fax: +90 232 750 6701

Prof. Serhan Özdemir

B.Sc. Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 1991
M.Sc. Illinois Institute of Technology, USA, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, 1996
Ph.D. University of Florida, USA, Mechanical Engineering, 1999
Research Interest Machine Health and Diagnostics, Intelligent Control, Intelligent Modelling
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (116)

Phone: +90 232 750 6773 Fax: +90 232 750 6701

Assoc. Prof. Ünver Özkol

Vice Chair

B.Sc. Istanbul Technical University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 1991
M.Sc. Illinois Institute of Technology, USA, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, 1996
Ph.D. Illinois Institute of Technology, USA, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, 2002
Research Interest Turbulent and Separated Flows in machinery, Experimental fluid mechanics (Optical techniques, thermal anemometry and flow visualization), Heat transfer enhancement, Cooling of Electronic Equipment with single and multiphase heat transfer
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (113)

Phone: +90 232 750 6770 Fax: +90 232 750 6701

Prof. Alper Taşdemirci

B.Sc. Erciyes University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 1998
M.Sc. Erciyes University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 2000
Ph.D. University of Delaware, USA, Mechanical Engineering, 2005
Research Interest Static and Dynamic Mechanical Behaviors of materials, High Strain Rate Testing Methods: Split Hopkinson Pressure Bar, Drop Weight Test, Dynamic Response and Constitutive Modelling of Materials, Experimental and Computational Mechanics, Composite Armor Mechanics
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (Z11)

Phone: +90 232 750 6780 Fax: +90 232 750 6701

Assist. Prof. M. Fatih Toksoy

B.Sc. Sakarya University, Turkey, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, 2006
M.Sc. Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, USA, Materials Science & Engineering, 2010
Ph.D. Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, USA, Materials Science & Engineering, 2014
Research Interest Boride and Carbide Materials, Powder Synthesis & Processing, Materials Characterization, Sintering, Hard Ceramics
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (Z19)

Phone: +90 232 750 6794 Fax: +90 232 750 6701

Assist. Prof. Kasım Toprak

B.Sc. Zonguldak Karaelmas University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 2006
M.Sc. Rice University, USA, Mechanical Engineering, 2010
Ph.D. Rice University, USA, Mechanical Engineering, 2014
Research Interest Energy, Heat Transfer, Molecular Dynamics
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (110)

Phone: +90 232 750 6761 Fax: +90 232 750 6701

Prof. Bülent Yardımoğlu

B.Sc. Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 1985
M.Sc. Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 1987
Ph.D. Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 1992
Research Interest Dynamics, Vibrations, Finite Element Analysis, Metal Cutting
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (Z12)

Phone: +90 232 750 6781 Fax: +90 232 750 6701

Lecturer Özgür Günelsu

B.Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 2003
M.Sc. Istanbul Technical University, Turkey, Automotive Engineering, 2006
Ph.D. Istanbul Technical University, Turkey, Mechanical Engineering, 2016
Research Interest Piston Secondary Dynamics and Lubrication
Office: Mechanical Engineering Building (101)

Phone: + 90 232 750 6762 Fax: +90 232 750 6701