Carnegie Mellon University

O. Burak Ozdoganlar

O. Burak Ozdoganlar

Ver Planck Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Associate Director, Engineering Research Accelerator
Courtesy Appointments, Biomedical Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering

Carnegie Mellon University
School of Computer Science
5000 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


Burak Ozdoganlar studies neural probe development and evaluation and in situ endogenous sensor development.

He has co-authored more than 55 archival journal articles, and more than 75 conference articles. He is currently an associate technical editor for ASME J. Manufacturing Science and Engineering. Previously, he served as an associate editor for Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) J. Manufacturing Processes. Since 2008, he has been a member of the Scientific Committee of North American Manufacturing Research Institution of SEM.


B.S. Istanbul Technical University, Turkey
M.S. Ohio State University, Columbus
Ph.D. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Post-doc, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Senior Member of Tech. Staff, Sandia National Labs, Albuquerque


His other research interests include modeling and experimentation of manufacturing processes and systems, specializing in multi-scale (macro/micro/nano-) manufacturing and its applications (including medical and bio-medical device fabrication); precision engineering; modeling and experimental approaches in structural dynamics; and modal testing and analysis.