İzmir Institute of Technology | Department of Mechanical Engineering

Faculty

Professor Metin Tanoğlu
Chairman


URL: www.metintanoglu.com
E-Mail: metintanoglu@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. İstanbul Technical University, Turkey, 1992 Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
M. Sc. University of Delaware, USA, 1996 Materials Science & Engineering
Ph. D. University of Delaware, USA, 2000 Materials Science & Engineering
Research Interest Composite materials. Mechanical, physical, thermal and microstructural characterization of materials. Fracture mechanics, impact/ballistic behaviour of materials. Armor materials. Adhesion. Surface Modifications. Synthesis of ceramics via polymer pyrolsis . Porous materials. Nanocomposites, layered clays and carbon nanotubes.
Office: Makina Müh. Bölümü Building 105.
Phone + 90 232 750 6708 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Professor Sedat Akkurt



URL: www.iyte.edu.tr/~sedatakkurt/Akkurt.htm
E-Mail: sedatakkurt@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. METU, Turkey, 1989 Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
M. Sc. METU, Turkey, 1991 Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
Ph. D. Clemson University, USA, 1998 Materials Science and Engineering
Research Interest Testing, processing and characterization of refrac
Office: Makina Mühendisliği Building 108.
Phone + 90 232 750 6705 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Professor Rasim Alizade (Emekli)



URL: www.iyte.edu.tr/~rasimalizade
E-Mail: rasimalizade@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Kharkov Railway Transport Engineers Institute, 1960 Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. Kharkov Railway Transport Engineers Institute, 1965 Mechanical Engineering
Ph. D. Institue Mashino vedenie AN USSR, Moskow, 1968 Mechanical Engineering
Research Interest
Office: Makina Mühendisliği Building .
Phone + 90 232 750 0 Fax: + 90 232 750 0

Associate Professor H. Seçil Artem



URL: www.iyte.edu.tr/~secilartem
E-Mail: secilartem@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 1987, Engineering Sciences
M. Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 1990, Engineering Sciences
Ph. D. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 1999, Engineering Sciences
Research Interest Engineering Mathematics, Numerical solutions for PDEs
Office: Makina Mühendisliği Building 114.
Phone + 90 232 750 6771 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Assistant Professor Murat Barışık



URL: minaeng.iyte.edu.tr/
E-Mail: muratbarisik@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 2006 Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 2008 Mechanical Engineering
Ph. D. Old Dominion University, USA, 2012 Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
Research Interest Micro/nanoscale Gas and Liquid Flow, Microfluidics, Micro/nanoscale Heat Transfer, Nanofluidics, Nanoscale Electrokinetic Phenomena, Nanoparticles, Molecular Dynamics
Office: Makina Mühendisliği Building Z-25.
Phone + 90 232 750 6784 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Associate Professor Erdal Çetkin



URL: web.iyte.edu.tr/~erdalcetkin/
E-Mail: erdalcetkin@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Kocaeli University, Turkey, 2007, Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. Duke University, USA, 2010, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Ph. D. Duke University, USA, 2013, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Research Interest Vascular structures, Self-cooling, Self-healing, Constructal theory, Heat transfer enhancement, Electronic cooling.
Office: Makine Mühendisliği Building 119.
Phone + 90 232 750 6713 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Assistant Professor M. İ. Can Dede



URL: www.iyte.edu.tr/~candede
E-Mail: candede@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Istanbul Technical University, 1999, Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. Middle East Technical University, 2003, Mechanical Engineering
Ph. D. Florida International University, USA, 2007, Mechanical Engineering
Research Interest Haptics, Teleoperation, Robot Controller Design, Unmanned Underwater Vehicles
Office: Makina Mühendisliği Building Z09.
Phone + 90 232 750 6778 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Assistant Professor Alvaro Diez



URL: web.iyte.edu.tr/~alvarodiez
E-Mail: alvarodiez@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. University of Oviedo, Spain, 2001 Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. Brunel University London, UK, 2005 Automotive and Motorsport Engineering
Ph. D. Brunel University London, UK, 2009 Internal Combustion Engines
Research Interest Internal combustion engines, advanced diesel and gasoline engines. In-cylinder optical diagnostics Bio fuels and surrogate fuels Automotive engineering
Office: Makina Mühendisliği Building 117.
Phone + 90 232 750 6707 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Professor Mustafa Güden
Rector


URL: www.iyte.edu.tr/~mustafaguden
E-Mail: mustafaguden@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 1989 Metallurgical Engineering
M. Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 1992 Metallurgical Engineering
Ph. D. University of Delaware, USA, 1999 Materials Science and Engineering
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. Quasi-static and high strain r
Office: Rektörlük Building .
Phone + 90 232 750 6001 Fax: + 90 232 750 6015

Professor Zafer İlken (Emekli)



URL: www.iyte.edu.tr/~zaferilken
E-Mail: zaferilken@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 1982 Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey, 1987 Mechanical Engineering
Ph. D. Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey, 1990, Mechanical Engineering
Research Interest Latent Heat Energy Storage (Heat Transfer with Solid-Liquid Phase Change), Thermal (Heat and Cool) Energy Storage in Heating Ventilating Air Conditioning (HVAC) Applications, Computational Methods for Moving Boundary Problems, Mixed Convection in Vertical Pipes, Software development for HVAC Calculations
Office: Building .
Phone + 90 232 750 0 Fax: + 90 232 750 0

Assistant Professor Sinan Kandemir



URL:
E-Mail: sinankandemir@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Balıkesir University, 2006, Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. Leicester University, England, 2009,Mechanical Engineering
Ph. D. Leicester University, England, 2013, Mechanical Engineering
Research Interest Metal Matrix Nanocomposite Materials,
Office: Makina Mühendisliği Building Z-26.
Phone + 90 232 750 6787 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Assistant Professor Gökhan Kiper
Vice Chair


URL: web.iyte.edu.tr/~gokhankiper/
E-Mail: gokhankiper@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Middle East Technical University, 2004, Mechanical Engineering / Mathematics
M. Sc. Middle East Technical University, 2006, Mechanical Engineering
Ph. D. Middle East Technical University, 2011, Mechanical Engineering
Research Interest Mechanisms Dynamics of Machinery
Office: Makina Müh. Bölümü Building 119.
Phone + 90 232 750 6777 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Professor Serhan Özdemir



URL: www.iyte.edu.tr/~serhanozdemir
E-Mail: serhanozdemir@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey, 1991 Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. Illinois Institute of Technology, USA, 1996 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Ph. D. University of Florida, USA, 1999 Mechanical Engineering
Research Interest Machine Health and Diagnostics, Intelligent Control, Intelligent Modelling
Office: Makina Mühendisliği Building 116.
Phone + 90 232 750 6773 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Professor M. Barış Özerdem (Emekli)



URL: www.iyte.edu.tr/~barisozerdem
E-Mail: barisozerdem@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey, 1982, Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey, 1985, Mechanical Engineering
Ph. D. Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey, 1991, Mechanical Engineering
Research Interest Convective Heat Transfer in a Rotating Cylinder, Convective Heat Transfer around a Rotating Cylinder, Dynamic Ice Storage Systems, Viscoelastic Properties of Collagen Gel, Tensile Adhesion of Collagen to Titanium Surface, Physical and Aerodynamic Properties of Grained Crops, Wind Resource Assessment
Office: Makine Mühendisliği Building Z15.
Phone + 90 232 750 0 Fax: + 90 232 750 0

Assistant Professor Ünver Özkol
Vice Chair


URL: www.iyte.edu.tr/~unverozkol
E-Mail: unverozkol@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi, Turkey, 1991 Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL, USA, 1996 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Ph. D. Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL, USA, 2002 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
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: Makina Mühendisliği Building 113.
Phone + 90 232 750 6770 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Professor Alper Taşdemirci



URL: www.iyte.edu.tr/~alpertasdemirci
E-Mail: alpertasdemirci@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Erciyes University, Turkey, 1998, Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. Erciyes University, Turkey, 2000, Mechanical Engineering
Ph. D. University of Delaware, USA, 2005, Mechanical Engineering
Research Interest High strain rate mechanical properties of metals, ceramics and their composites. Stress wave propagation in multi-layer composite materials, Armor materials: testing and micro-structural analysis of p
Office: Makina Mühendisliği Building Z11.
Phone + 90 232 750 6780 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Assistant Professor M. Fatih Toksoy



URL:
E-Mail: fatihtoksoy@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Sakarya University, Turkey, 2006, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
M. Sc. Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, USA, 2010, Materials Science & Engineering
Ph. D. Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, USA, 2014, Materials Science & Engineering
Research Interest Boride and Carbide Materials, Powder Synthesis & Processing, Materials Characterization, Sintering, Hard Ceramics
Office: Makina Mühendisliği Building Z-19.
Phone + 90 232 750 6794 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Professor Macit Toksoy (Emekli)



URL: www.iyte.edu.tr/~macittoksoy
E-Mail: macittoksoy@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. İstanbul Technical University, Turkey, 1967 Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. İstanbul Technical University, Turkey, 1972 Mechanical Engineering
Ph. D. Ege University, Turkey, 1976 Mechanical Engineering
Research Interest Direct-Use of Geothermal Energy; District Heating System Planning and Control; Thermal Comfort; Phase Change Heat Transfer and Heat Storage; Aggricultural Drying; Energy Management; Engineering Education and Ethics
Office: Building .
Phone + 90 232 750 0 Fax: + 90 232 750 0

Assistant Professor Kasım Toprak



URL:
E-Mail: kasimtoprak@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Zonguldak Karaelmas University, 2006, Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. Rice University, USA, 2010, Mechanical Engineering
Ph. D. Rice University, USA, 2014, Mechanical Engineering
Research Interest Energy, Heat Transfer, Molecular Dynamics
Office: Makina Mühendisliği Bölümü Building 110.
Phone + 90 232 750 6761 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Professor Bülent Yardımoğlu



URL: www.iyte.edu.tr/~bulentyardimoglu
E-Mail: bulentyardimoglu@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey, 1985 Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey, 1987 Mechanical Engineering
Ph. D. Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey, 1992 Mechanical Engineering
Research Interest Dynamics, Vibrations, Finite Element Analysis, Metal Cutting
Office: Makina Mühendisliği Building Z12.
Phone + 90 232 750 6781 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Lecturer Dr. Ş. Cihangir Özcanlı



URL: www.iyte.edu.tr/~cihangirozcanli
E-Mail: cihangirozcanli@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 1978 Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. Von Karman Institute of Technology, Belgium, 1979 Mechanical Engineering
Ph. D. Cranfield Institute of Technology, England, 1983 Mechanical Engineering Cranfield Institute of Technology, England, 1983 Mecha
Research Interest Fluid Mechanics, Turbomachinery, Automotive Engineering
Office: Makina Mühendisliği Building 118.
Phone + 90 232 750 6775 Fax: + 90 232 750 6701

Lecturer Özgür Günelsu



URL:
E-Mail: ozgurgunelsu@iyte.edu.tr
B. Sc. Middle East Technical University, 2003, Mechanical Engineering
M. Sc. İstanbul Technical University, 2006, Automotive Engineering
Ph. D.
Research Interest Piston Secondary Dynamics and Lubrication
Office: Makina Mühendisliği Bölümü Building Z-27.
Phone + 90 232 750 0 Fax: + 90 232 750 0