Prof. Dr. Okyay Kaynak

Fellow Member of IEEE
UNESCO Chair on Mechatronics


Work Address: Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Bogazici University, Bebek, 80815 Istanbul / Turkey
Phone: +90-212-287 2475 Fax: 90-212-287 24 65
Home Address: Selamicesme, Guzel Sok. No:4/15, Goztepe, 81030 Istanbul / Turkey
Phone: +90-216-368 6688

http://mecha.ee.boun.edu.tr/kaynak.html

E-Mail: o.kaynak_at_ieee.org


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Awards and Honors

•    Mustafa Parlar Foundation, Science Award, 2015

•    IEEE/SMCS Distinguished Lecturer (2015-2017)

•    Recipient of China’s Qianren Program Professorship, 2013

•    Excellence in Research Award of Bogazici University, 2013

•    Guest Professor of Wuhan University, China (2012-2015)

•    IEEE/CIS Distinguished Lecturer (2012-2014)

•    IEEE/IES Dr.-Ing. Eugene Mittelmann Achievement Award (for contributions to variable structure systems theory and its fusion with intelligent control methodologies), 2011

•    IEEE/IES Distinguished Lecturer (2005-...)

•    IEEE/IES Anthony J. Hornfeck Service Award, 2005

•    Guest Professor of Harbin Institute of Technology, China (2004-2006)

•    IEEE Fellow Grade, 2003 (for contributions to variable structure systems theory and its applications in mechatronics)

•    Excellence in Research Award of Bogazici University, 2003

•    2003 APNNA (Asia-Pacific Neural Network Assembly) Leadership Award

•    IEEE Third Millennium Medal, 2000

•    Honorary Professorship of Banki Donat Polytechnic, 1999

•    IFAC Japan Foundation Scholarship (1990)

•    Matsumae International Foundation Fellowship (9/1981-5/1982)

•    Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Fellowship (9/1986-9/1987)

•    Turkish State Fellowship for Study Abroad (9/1964-9/1972)