Assist.Prof.Dr. Murat Büyük

Dr. Buyuk is currently working as the faculty member of Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences at Sabanci University and as the coordinator of Mechanical Testing and Structural Health Monitoring Laboratory at SU IMC & CTCE.

Dr. Buyuk received his B.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey. He received his M.Sc. degree in Design and Manufacturing Engineering from Gebze Technical University, Gebze, Turkey. He received his Ph.D. degree in Civil Engineering from The George Washington University, Washington D.C., USA. He worked for National Crash Analysis Center (NCAC) during his doctoral studies as a research scientist and postdoctoral fellow. Dr. Buyuk worked as the Project Coordinator of the Automotive Test Center Project for Turkish Standards Organisation (TSE). Dr. Buyuk worked as a Senior Technical Expert in crashworthiness related R&D and design in Helicopter Group for Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI). He joined Sabanci University in 2017.

Dr. Buyuk’s research interests are in computational and experimental mechanics, transportation safety and security, structural impact and crashworthiness, design and optimization.


Dr. Murat BÜYÜK

Sabancı University Faculty Member, SU IMC Mechanical Testing and Structural Health Monitoring Laboratory Coordinator

Tel : +90-216-300 1352


Area:  Computational and Experimental Mechanics