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


Short Biography

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Long Term Academic Visits Abroad

  • January 2012: Visiting Professor at RMIT (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology), Australia.
  • February 2010: Visiting Professor at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia.
  • January 2010: Visiting Professor at Digital Ecosystems and Business Intelligence Institute (DEBII), Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia.
  • August 2009: Visiting Professor at Dept. of Manufacturing Engineering and Engineering Management, City University of Hong Kong.
  • August 2001: Visiting Professor at Technical University of Munich, Germany (Supported by Alexander von Humboldt Foundation).
  • July 2000 - August 2000: Visiting Professor at Keio University, Japan (on invitation by the University).
  • July 1997 - July 1998: Visiting Professor at National University of Singapore, Singapore (attached to the Dean’s Office for M.Sc. in Mechatronics Programme).
  • July 1993 - Aug. 1993: Visiting Scholar at Mechanical Engineering Department, University of California, Berkeley, U.S.A. (in connection with a NATO collaborative research project).
  • Sept. 1990 - July 1991: Visiting Associate Professor at Michigan Technological University, Michigan, U.S.A.
  • Jan. 1990 - Feb. 1990: Guest Researcher at Indiana University - Purdue University at Fort Wayne, Indiana, U.S.A. (in connection with a NATO collaborative research project).
  • Jan. 1989 - Feb. 1989: Guest Professor at Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan (on invitation by the Institute).
  • Nov. 1986 - Oct. 1987: Guest Researcher at Institute of Robotic Research, University of Dortmund, F.R.G. (with a fellowship of Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung).
  • July 1984 - Aug. 1984: Guest Researcher at Université du Québec à Trois-Riviéres, Québec, Canada (in connection with a NATO collaborative research project).
  • Oct. 1981 - May 1982: Visiting Scholar at Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan (with a fellowship of Matsumae International Foundation).