Ibrahim Tarik Ozbolat

Ozbolat, Ibrahim
(319) 384-0810
2130 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
Joined the College of Engineering: 
2011
Education: 
Ph.D., Industrial and Systems Engineering, University at Buffalo, 2011.
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, 2007.
B.S., Industrial Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, 2006.
Special Fields of Knowledge: 
Manufacturing, Design, Modeling and Simulation, Tissue Engineering.
Present Research Interests: 
Computer-aided design and manufacturing (CAD/CAM), computational geometry, biomanufacturing, virtual manufacturing, electronic manufacturing, tissue engineering, rapid prototyping, heterogeneous object modeling.
Selected Publications: 
  • Zhang, Y., Yu, Y., Chen, H., and Ozbolat, I.T., 2013, "Characterization of printable cellular micro-fluidic channels for tissue engineering", Biofabrication; 5(2): p. 025004
  • Ozbolat, I.T., Yu, Y., 2013, "Bioprinting towards Organ Fabrication: Challenges and Future Trends" IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering; 60(3): pp. 1-9.
  • Chen, H. and Ozbolat, I.T., 2013, "Printing Living Things", Industrial Engineer Magazine; 45(1): pp. 30-34.
  • Ozbolat, I.T., Marchany, Gardella Jr.,J.A. and Koc, B., 2013, "Computer-aided 4D Modeling of Hydrolytic Degradation Kinetics in Micro-patterned Bioresorbable Membranes," ASME Transactions, Journal of Medical Devices (In Press).
  • Ozbolat, I.T., Debabneh, A., Elgaali, O., Zhang, Y., Marler, T.F.and Turek., S., 2012, "A Model Based Enterprise Approach in Electronics Manufacturing: Predictive Environment for Visualization of Electromechanical Virtual Validation", Journal of Computer-aided Design & Applications; 9(6): pp. 847-856.
Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 
Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society (TERMIS).