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Bahattin  Koç

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Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences

Education

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

Work Experience

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

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

    2010-2012 (on leave) 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.

    2001 Lecturer, Department of Industrial Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.

Areas of Interest

  • Computational geometry for design and manufacturing, tissue engineering, nano/micro-scale modeling and manufacturing, biomedical engineering, 3D rapid prototyping and product realization.

Memberships

  • Member of International Society for Biofabrication (2014-present).
  • Member of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (TERMIS) (2010-present).
  • Senior Member of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) (2001-present).
  • Senior Member of the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) (2001-2005, -present).
  • Member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) (2002-2004)
  • Member of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) (2001-2003).
  • Research Specialist 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