My CV


Ali Rana  Atılgan

atilgan-sabanciuniv.edu

Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences

Education

    Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering, September 1989, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
  • M.S. in Aerospace Engineering, June 1987, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
  • B.S. in Aeronautical Engineering, June 1984, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey.

Work Experience

    Professor; February 2006 ? present. School of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Adjunct Professor; January 2007 – present. Department of Civil Engineering, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Professor; May 1998 ? February 2006. Department of Civil Engineering, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Associate Professor; August 1993 ? May 1998, Department of Civil Engineering, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey;
  • October 1992 ? August 1993, Department of Civil Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Assistant Professor; May 1991 ? October 1992, Department of Civil Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Post Doctoral Fellow; September 1989 ? March 1991, School of Aerospace Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
  • Core Faculty; September 1994 ? December 2003. Polymer Research Center, TUBITAK Advanced Polymeric Materials Research Center, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Visiting Scientist; June 1995 ? September 1995, Boeing Commercial Airplane Group, Seattle, Washington, USA.
  • July 1992 ? September 1992; July 1993 ? August 1993; School of Aerospace Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Areas of Interest

  • Biological physics • Systems science

Awards

  • Graduating Class Award (Second Place) – Sabanci University  2016
  • Graduating Class Award (First place) – Sabanci University  2012
  • Outstanding Achievement in Education Prize (Eğitimde Üstün Başarı Ödülü) – Bogazici University  1999
  • Outstanding Achievement in Research Prize (Araştırmada Üstün Başarı Ödülü) – Bogazici University  1998
  • Young Scientist Encouragement Prize (nationwide) (TÜBİTAKTeşvik Ödülü) – Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey  1995
  • Jefferson Goblet Paper Award (nationwide, first place)(Jefferson Goblet Makale Ödülü ) – the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics,  1989