Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Technology and Operations

Faculty Members

Ass. Prof. Alplaslan Durmuş

E-mail: alpaslan.durmus@ostimteknik.edu.tr

Dr. Alpaslan DURMUŞ graduated from Gazi University, Faculty of Technical Education, Department of Electronics - Computer Education in 2000. In 2003, he completed his master's degree in Gazi University, Electronic Computer Education. In 2012, he completed his PhD education in the field of Educational Technology at Gazi University Educational Sciences Institute. He worked as a faculty member in Computer and Instructional Technology (BÖTE) and Software Engineering departments in different universities. He taught for many years in the fields of education, software and graphics. He served as the head of the department and the director of distance education center in different universities. He also served as Independent External Expert at the National Agency (Head of the European Union Vocational Training Programs Center). He has articles published in national and international journals, papers presented at the national and international symposium, and book chapters. He has worked as a consultant and co-consultant for many theses in the field of Computer and Instructional Technology. He has studies in Web assisted learning, Distance education, Instructional message design, Virtual science and technology museums, Multimedia design and production, Educational graphics, animation and simulation design, Human Computer Interaction (HCI) and Mobile learning.

Instructor Ali Balbay

E-Mail: ali.balbay@ostimteknik.edu.tr

He graduated from Pamukkale University Faculty of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering in 2012. In 2018, he completed his Master's Degree in Mechanical Engineering Department of Pamukkale University, Faculty of Science, on the Experimental Investigation of the Effect of Nano Particle Additive to Composite Plate on Mechanical and Buckling Properties. He worked as a Design Engineer in ABG Performance Molding between 2015-2016, Mechanical Department Manager in Akınsoft Robotics Department between 2016-2017, Production Manager in Hd Rubber Molding and Design Center between 2017 and 2020, and Production Manager in ACM Global in 2020.


Instructor Abdülhamit Sevgi

E-Mail: abdulhamit.sevgi@ostimteknik.edu.tr

He completed in Mechatronics Engineering his undergraduate degree Sensors and Transducers Used in Industrial Robots. He completed his Master's Degree in Mechatronics Engineering Department with Autonomous control field with Deep Learning and Image processing methods. He worked as the Industrial Focused Graduation Thesis Coordinator of TÜBİTAK 2241-A. Carried out Autonomous Vehicle Application with the support of Karabuk University BAP Coordinator. He took part in many R&D and production projects within the scope of TÜBİTAK Alternative Energy Vehicle Races and Teknofest Istanbul Aeronautics, Space and Technology Festival “Robotaksi” and took responsibility in engineering studies in the field of autonomous-semi-autonomous system design and software. He worked as a referee and software unit leader in various Robot competitions. He has articles published in national journals and continues to work for national and international journals. His areas of interest are: Industry 4.0 Applications, Biomedical Device Technology, Sensors and Transducers, Sensor Fusion, Robotic Coding, Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning Applications, Image Processing, Autonomous Vehicle Technology and Mechatronics Systems.