My CV link

I received my B.S. degree in manufacturing engineering from the Mechanical Engineering Faculty of Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey, in 2016. The poster of my senior design project can be found here. I received my M.S. degree in mechanical engineering in 2018 and my Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering in 2021, both from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Between 2021-2023 I was a postdoctoral researcher at the Automatic Control Lab (IfA) of ETH Zurich. I am currently leading the Control and Automation Group at inspire AG, in partnership with IfA.

Research interests

Control theory and applications, systems engineering, optimization methods, additive manufacturing, discrete event systems, manufacturing science, automation, cyber-physical systems, robotics, precision motion systems, statistical learning theory.

Professional and Research Positions

Sep 2023 - Present

Group Leader, Control and Automation, Inspire AG, Zurich, Switzerland

June 2021 - Sep 2023

Postdoctoral researcher, Automatic Control Laboratory (IfA), ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

2017 - 2021 

Graduate Student Research Assistant, Barton Research Group and Tilbury Research Group, Prof. Kira Barton and Prof. Dawn Tilbury, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

July 2014 

ZF Friedrichshafen AG, Germany – Manufacturing, process, and quality Engineer Summer Internship in the transmission housing finishing department.

July 2013 

Ford Otosan Kocaeli, Turkey – Manufacturing Engineer Summer Intern in the Assembly Department