About Me


I am a postdoctoral researcher at Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Haptic Intelligence Department directed by Dr. Katherine J. Kuchenbecker. I received my Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Koc University (Istanbul, Turkey) in 2018. I received my M.Sc. degree in Computational Mechanics from Technical University of Munich in 2013, where I completed my thesis at BMW Group. I earned my B.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Middle East Technical University (Ankara, Turkey) in 2011.

My research interests encompass computational mechanics, numerical methods and algorithms, design optimization, vibro-acoustics, skin mechanics, and laminated composite materials. For more information about my work please visit Research section.

I have published many peer-reviewed journal articles and conference papers throughout my career. For the complete list of my publications please see Publications page.