Serhat  Yeşilyurt

Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences


    BS in Nuclear Energy Eng., Hacettepe Un., Ankara, Turkey, 1986.
  • MS in Nuclear Eng., MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA, 1991.
  • PhD in Nuclear Eng., MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA, 1995.

Work Experience

    [02-present] Faculty Member, Sabanci University
  • [98-02] Sr. Simulations Engineer, Cape Simulations, Natick, MA, USA
  • [97-98] Post-doctoral Associate, FSU, Comp. Sci. and Eng. Prog., Tallahassee, FL, USA
  • [95-96] Post-doctoral Associate, MIT, Mechanical Engineering Dept., Cambridge, MA, USA
  • [91-95] Research Assistant, MIT, Fluid Mechanics Laboratory, Cambridge, MA, USA

Areas of Interest

  • Fluid mechanics
  • Heat transfer
  • Microflows & microswimmers
  • Renewable energy systems
  • Vertical axis wind turbines
  • PEM Fuel cells


  • IEEE (Senior Member), ASME, APS