Welcome Dr Erman ZURNACI to American Journal of Design.

Karabük University, Karabük, Turkey Mechanical Engineering

Biography & Research Interest

Welcome Dr Erman ZURNACI to Join the Editorial Board of American Journal of Design.

Career Statement
Customer-oriented product design. Statistical approaches in product design. Determination of customer preferences with fuzzy logic method. The use of experimental optimization methods in  product development and the optimization of the manufacturing process. Mechanical optimization of energy absorbers components. Crashworthiness design. Development and design optimization of energy absorbers by using finite element method. Weight reduction and increasing collision resistance of sandwich panels.

Product Design, Kansei Engineering, Customer Oriented Design, Fuzzy Logic, Sandwich Structures, Finite Element Method, Crashworthiness, Statistical Analysis, Design Optimization, Response Surface Optimization and Topology Optimization

1. Dynamic Behaviour Analysis of Body Structures of Railway Passenger Vehicles 2015-2016 (Researcher)
2. Investigation of Mechanical Properties of Lightweight Sandwich Structures with Different Core Materials 2017-2018 (Researcher)

1. The Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK), International Scientific Publication Award (2018).
2. University of Düzce Scientific Publications and Project Development Incentive Award (2016).


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