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consultant , Engineering educator , Mechanical engineer

Taylan Altan, American Engineering educator, mechanical engineer, consultant. Fellow American Society Metals (chairman forging committee 1978-1987), Society Manufacturing Engineers(Gold medal 1985), American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Background

Altan, Taylan was born on February 12, 1938 in Trabzon, Turkey. Son of Seref and Sadife (Baysal) Kadioglu. came to the United States, 1962.

Education

Diploma in engineering, Technology University, Hannover, Federal Republic Germany, 1962. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University California-Berkeley, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering, University California-Berkeley, 1966.

Career

Research engineer, DuPont Company, Wilmington, Delaware, 1966-1968;research scientist, Battelle Columbus Labs, Ohio., 1968-1972;research fellow, Battelle Columbus Labs, Ohio., 1972-1975;senior research leader, Battelle Columbus Labs, Ohio., 1975-1986;professor mechanic engineering, director engineering research center, Ohio State University, Columbus, since 1985. Chairman science committee North America Manufacturing Research Institute Society Manufacturing Engineers, Detroit, 1982-1986, president, 1987. Director Center for Net Shape Manufacturing.

Works

Membership

Fellow: American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Society Metals (chairman forging committee 1978-1987), Society Manufacturing Engineers (Gold medal 1985).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: languages, traveling.

Connections

Married Susan Borah, July 18, 1964. Children: Peri Michele, Aylin Elisabeth.

father:
Seref Kadioglu

mother:
Sadife (Baysal) Kadioglu

spouse:
Susan Borah

children:
Peri Michele Altan

Aylin Elisabeth Altan