Dr Mehmet Cakir is an assistant professor at Yildiz Technical University. He gained his BSc, MSc and PhD degrees from the Süleyman Demirel University. His project named the hydrostatic self-propelled beach cleaning machine was been supported by the MINISTRY of INDUSTRY and TECHNOLOGY with the 1512 Techno Enterprise Program in 2011. He has successfully completed pre-chamber natural gas engine project within TUBITAK 3501 Career Development Program in 2018.
He currently continues to a research project about Combustion Chamber Design with Jet Ignition Technique for Ultra-lean Natural Gas Engines at the Powertrain Research Engine Group, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom with TUBITAK 2219 International Postdoctoral Research Fellowship.
He has a decade of experience in internal combustion engines research, covering engine combustion, fuel economy and emissions. Areas of interest include novel combustion modes, marine engine technologies, advanced combustion system, thermal management, utilization of alternative fuels, engines combustion chamber design, fuel injection strategies, and emissions control measures. He is also interested in hydraulic system design for construction machinery and other mobile vehicles.
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