About Me


CAN OZGUR COLPAN colpan
Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering Department
Dokuz Eylul University
Tinaztepe Yerleskesi, Buca, Izmir, 35397, Turkey
E-mail: ozgur.colpan [at] deu.edu.tr

Education

Year(s) Degree Department Academic Institution Thesis Title (click link to download)
2005 – 2009 Ph.D. Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Carleton University Thermal Modeling of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Based Biomass Gasification Systems
2003 – 2005 M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering Middle East Technical University Exergy Analysis of Combined Cycle Cogeneration Systems
1999 – 2003 B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering Middle East Technical University

Academic Appointments

Year(s) Academic Title Department Academic Institution
2013 – Present Associate Professor Mechanical Engineering Dokuz Eylul University
2012 – 2013 Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering Dokuz Eylul University

Research Experience

Year(s) Position Department Institution
2013 – Present Associate Professor Mechanical Engineering Dokuz Eylul University (Izmir, Turkey)
2016 Visiting Researcher Institute for Energy and Climate Research IEK-3: Electrochemical Process Engineering Forschungzentrum Julich (Julich, Germany)
2013 Visiting Scholar Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA, USA)
2012 – 2013 Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering Dokuz Eylul University (Izmir, Turkey)
2010 – 2012 Post-doctoral Fellow Mechanical & Industrial Engineering Ryerson University (Toronto, ON, Canada)
2009 – 2010 Post-doctoral Fellow Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Carleton University (Ottawa, ON, Canada)
2008 – 2009 Visiting Researcher Institute for Chemical Process and Environmental Technology National Research Council of Canada (Ottawa, ON, Canada)
2005 – 2009 Research Assistant / PhD Student Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Carleton University (Ottawa, ON, Canada)
2003 – 2005 MSc Student Mechanical Engineering Department Middle East Technical University (Ankara, Turkey)

Teaching Experience

Year(s) Position Department Institution
2013 – Present Associate Professor Mechanical Engineering Dokuz Eylul University
2012 – 2013 Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering Dokuz Eylul University
2012 Sessional Lecturer Mechanical & Industrial Engineering Ryerson University
2010 Sessional Lecturer Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Carleton University
2005 – 2009 Teaching Assistant Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Carleton University