Announcements

İsmail Lazoğlu received the Machine Tool Technologies Research Foundation (MTTRF) Award 2011

Author: College of Engineering

İsmail Lazoğlu, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has received the Machine Tool Technologies Research Foundation (MTTRF) Award. This award was given to only 16 universities around the world including MIT, UC-Berkeley, ETH-Zurih, Kyoto Univ., and National Univ. of Singapore. As part of this award, the state of the art Computer Numerical Controlled 5-axis Machining Center of Mori Seiki NMV 5000 DCG CNC has been given to Koc University for research and education purposes.

The Inauguration Ceremony of the MTTRF Award. will be held on Friday - 21 January 2011 at the Koc University Founders’ Hall.
Program:
15:30-16:30 Inauguration Ceremony
- Prof. Umran Inan, President of Koc University
- Prof. Murat Tekalp, Dean of Engineering College
- Prof. K. Yamazaki, President of MTTRF
- Mr Masayuki Nomura, the head of Mori Seiki in Turkey
- Mr Ralf Riedemann, the President of Mori Seiki Germany, and the Head of Engineering in Europe.

16:35-17:30 Visiting Koc University Manufacturing and Automation Research Center, and Project Presentations