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Bahattin  Koç

bahattinkoc-sabanciuniv.edu

Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences

Education

    Ph.D. in Industrial (Manufacturing) Engineering, North Carolina State University, USA (2001);
  • M.S. in Industrial Engineering (Manufacturing), North Carolina State University, USA (1997);
  • B.S. in Industrial Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey (1993).

Work Experience

    2017- Full Professor, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Sabanci University.

  • 2012-2017 Associate Professor, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Sabanci University.

  • 2010-2012 Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Sabanci University.

  • 2010-2012 Associate Professor (with Tenure) Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York.

  • 2002-2010 Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York. 

  • 2001-2002 Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial Engineering, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York.

Areas of Interest

  • 3D bioprinting/biomanufacturing for tissue and organ engineering;
  • computational geometry and optimization for additive manufacturing process;
  • heterogenous, multi-functional object modeling and manufacturing;
  • nano-micro additive manufacturing of composite materials;
  • proses planning and development for hybrid additive-subtractive processes.

Memberships

  • Board Member of International Society of Biofabrication (2019-,
  • Founding Member and Member of Board of Directors, Sabanci University Integrated Manufacturing Center (2016-present)
  • Member of Advisory Board for Health Funding Calls, The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) (2017-2018)
  • Member of Strategic Planning for Industry 4.0 Funding Calls, The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) (2017)
  • Member of International Society for Biofabrication (2010-present).
  • Member of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (TERMIS) (2010-present).
  • Senior Member of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) (2001-present).
  • Member of Society for Biomaterials (2017-present)
  • Senior Member of the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) (2001-2005, 2013).
  • Member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) (2002-2004)
  • Member of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) (2001-2003).
  • Advisor in The Center for Industrial Effectiveness (TCIE) (2004-2010)

Awards

  • Elginkan Foundation, Research and Technology Award – Elginkan Foundation  2014
  • Turkish Heart Association, Doç. Dr. Edip Kürklü – Turkish Heart Association  2014
  • Most cited Author in Computer Aided Design award – Elsevier  2010
  • UB STOR Inventor Award for patent: 7,417,174 – University at Buffalo  2008
  • Interdisciplinary Research and Development Fund award – University at Buffalo  2003
  • Reifler Award – University at Buffalo  2003
  • Graduate Research Assistantship (by NSF) – North Carolina State University  1999
  • Graduate Teaching Assistantship – North Carolina State University  1996
  • Scholarship for Graduate Study – Turkish Ministry of Education  1995