Sabri Altıntaş

Title: 
Professor
Room / Office: 
KB 204 - M4235
Phone Number: 
+90 212 359 4470 - +90 212 359 6849
Fax Number: 
+90 212 287 2456
altintas@boun.edu.tr
Degrees: 
  • Ph.D. 1978. UC - Berkeley, USA
  • M.S. 1975. UC - Berkeley, USA
  • B.S. 1973. Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
Experience: 
  • Professor, Boğaziçi University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, 1979-
  • Advisor of Director, TUBITAK Marmara Research Center, Istanbul, Turkey, 1993-1995
  • Member, TUBITAK, Research Group- Materials and Manufacturing, Istanbul, Turkey, 1993-
  • Visiting Professor, Centre de Mise en Forme des Materiaux, Ecole des Mines de Paris, Sophia Antipolis, France, 1991-1992
  • Research Associate, Metal Research Laboratory, Division of Engineering, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, 1978-1979
  • Research Assistant, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Materials and Molecular Research Division, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1975-1978
  • Teaching Assistant, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1974-1975
  • Research Helper (extrusion and drawing ofmetals and alloys, mechanical and electrical measurements, metallography), Institute for Deformation Science, Technical University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany, 1972-1973
Courses Taught: 
  • ME 210 Materials Science
  • ME 212 Materials Science
  • ME 303 Computer Applications in Mechanical Engineering
  • ME 316 Physical Metallurgy
  • ME 318 Manufacturing Techniques
  • ME 411 Materials Engineering
  • ME 415 Mechanical Metallurgy
  • ME 420 Nonmetallic Materials
  • ME 483 Sp.Top. in Mechanical Engineering: Product Design and Development
  • ME 511 Principles of Materials Science and Engineering
  • ME 512 Principles of Manufacturing Processes
  • ME 613 Deformation of Engineering Materials
  • ME 614 Materials Processing
  • ME 618 Mechanical Behavior of Materials
  • IE 320 Materials and Processes in Manufacturing
  • BM 541 Biological Materials
  • BM 587 Special Studies (Design of Biomechanical Devices)
  • BM 542 Prosthetics & Artificial Organs
  • ETM 551 Integrated Product Development
  • ETM 582 Case Studies in ETM
  • ETM 593 Sp. Top. in ETM: Materials & Process Selection in Engineering
Research Interests: 
  • Near Net Shape Manufacturing (Squeeze Casting, Thixoforming)
  • Formability of Sheet Metals
  • Microwave Sintering of Ceramics
  • Processing and Properties of Metal Matrix Composites and Metallic Foams
  • Processing and Properties of Polymer Matrix Composites
  • Shape Memory Alloys
  • Materials for Biomedical Applications (Hydroxyapatite, Ti)
  • Modification of Surface Properties Through Coating
Awards & Honors: 
  • John E.Dorn Award, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1979
  • ASM Golden Gate Chapter Scholastic Achievement Award, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1975
  • Hermann C.Stark Fellowship, Technical University, Berlin, Germany 
  • University of California, Berkeley, California, 1973-1974
  • Scholarship from Institute for Mining Research and Exploration, Ankara, Turkey
  • Technical University, Berlin, Germany
Publications: 
  • Mahmutyazicioglu, N; Albayrak, O; Ipekoglu, M; Altintas, S., "Effects of alumina (Al2O3) addition on the cell structure and mechanical properties of 6061 foams", Journal OF Materials research, 28(17), 2509-2519 , 2013
  • Ipekoglu, M., Altintas, S., “Silver Substituted Nanosized Calcium Deficient Hydroxyapatite”, Materials Technology, 25 (5), 295-301, 2010.
  • Albayrak, O., Altintas, S., “Production of ‘Tricalcium Phosphate/Titanium Dioxide’ Coating Surface on Titanium Substrates”, Journal of Materials Science & Technology, 6(11), 1006-1010, 2010.
  • T. Y. Sunay, M. Sahin, S. Altintas, “The Effects of Casting and Forging Processes on Joint Properties in Friction-Welded AISI 1050 and AISI 304 Steels”, Int. J. Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 44 (1-2), 68-79, 2009.
  • G. Pirge, A. Hacioglu, M. Ermis, S. Altintas, “Determination of the Compositions of Nimnga Magnetic Shape Memory Alloys Using Hybrid Evolutionary Algorithms”, Computational Materials Science, 45 (1), 189-193, 2009.
  • O. Albayrak, O. El-Atwani, S. Altintas, “Hydroxyapatite Coating on Titanium Substrate by Electrophoretic Deposition Method: Effects of Titanium Dioxide Inner Layer on Adhesion Strength and Hydroxyapatite Decomposition”, Surface & Coatings Technology, 202 (11), 2482-2487, 2008.
  • O. Albayrak, C. Oncel, M. Tefek, S. Altintas, “Effects of Calcination on Electrophoretic Deposition of Naturally Derived and Chemically Synthesized Hydroxyapatite“, Reviews on Advanced Materials Science, 15 (1), 10-15, 2007.
  • A.Esin, N. Mahmutyazıcıoğlu, S. Altıntaş, “Drying and Sintering of Ceramic Based Parts Using Microwave Heating”, Key Engineering Materials, 264-269, 731-734, 2004.
  • Ş. Gören, H. Gökbayrak , S. Altıntaş, “Production of Hydroxylapatite From Animal Bone”, Key Engineering Materials, 264-269, 1949-1952, 2004.
  • D. Nural, S. Altıntaş, “Investigations on Depth of Regions of Cut Surfaces Generated with Abrasive Waterjets”, Key Engineering Materials, 264-269, 969-952, 2004.
  • A. S. Onay, S. Altıntaş, “ Effects of Sintering Parameters on Initial Magnetic Permeability of Ni-Zn Ferrite”, Key Engineering Materials, 264-269, 1277-1280, 2004.
  • G. Pirge, C.V. Hyatt, S. Altıntaş, “Characterization of NiMnGa magnetic shape memory alloys”, J. Materials Processing Technology, 155-156, 1266-1272, 2004.