Zauscher Lab | Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Duke University

Zehra’s bio

IMG_0036

Postdoctoral Associate

Email: zehra.parlak@gmail.com

CV (Jan. 2014): Parlak_CV

Education:

  • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering – Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA (2010)
  • M.S. in Electrical Engineering – Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA (2006)
  • B.S. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering – Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey(2004)

Positions and Employment:

  • Postdoctoral Associate, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science & Biochemistry, Duke University  (2011 – present)
  • Graduate Research Assistant, Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, (2004-2010)
  • Grader (Acoustics I-II), Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, (2007-2010)
  • Tutor (Calculus), Bilkent University, (2003-2004)
  • Intern, Amo GmbH, Aachen/Germany (2003)
  • Intern, Aselsan , Ankara/Turkey (2002)

Research Interests:

My main research interest is to detect nanomechanics of surfaces and then to use this information to determine physiological/biological parameters and events. For this aim I utilize physics of acoustics to develop new techniques. I perform experiments and analysis on contact mechanics, fluid dynamics, dynamics of microsystems, and ultrasonic transducers.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s