Dr Ismail Cicek: Academic Studies

Sep 12 – current, Assistant Prof, Istanbul Technical University (ITU) Maritime Faculty, Tuzla, Istanbul, Turkey

  • Marine Engineering Dept, ABET Committe Member (2016 – current)
  • Marine Engineering Dept, R&D Contact Person (2018- current)
  • ITU Maritime Faculty, R&D Projects Vice Coordinator (2014 – 2016)
  • ITU ASVTECH Student Design Team Advisory

 

General Manager of Istanbul Technical University, Equipment Test Center, An Accredited Product Test Lab. per ISO 17025)

  • Established via grant to proposal through Istanbul Development Agency (budget for building, acquiring temp. chambers, corrosion cabin, tensile tester, drop tester, inside pressure tester, electrical safety measurement devices, and many others., accreditation, organizing, and supporting the personnel…)
  • Received second grant from Istanbul Development Agency (added new test capabilities including two vibration test/shaker system)
  • Managed personnel, test projects, budget, and test center organization

Lectures:

Master of Science and Ph.D. Program Lectures:

  • Maritime Technologies and Innovation
  • Ship Control Systems
  • Ship Vibrations

Lisense Degree Program (Marine Engineering) Lectures:

  • Automatic Control Systems
  • Numeric Control Systems
  • Modern Control Systems (BS)
  • Engine Room Simulator I: Operation Level (per IMO STCW)
  • Engine Room Simulator II: Management Level (per IMO STCW)
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Ship Propulsion Systems
  • Marine Auxiliary Machinary I & II

Dr Ismail Cicek: MS and Ph.D. Thesis Advising


MSc Thesis: Ship Propulsion System Parametric Design for Development of a Ship Simulator

  • Student’s Name: Naz Yilmaz (Gorener)
  • Master of Science Thesis
  • Completion Date: May 2015
  • Thesis Advisor: Dr. Ismail Cicek
  • ITU Physical Sciences Institute, Maritime Transportation Master of Science Program

Click here to display read this MS thesis manuscript.

The outputs of this study was used in product development. Click here to read more…


MSc Thesis: Modeling and Simulation of a Two Stroke Marine (Main) Diesel Engine

  • Student’s Name: Caglar Dere
  • Master of Science Thesis
  • Completion Date: May 2015
  • Thesis Advisor: Dr. Ismail Cicek
  • ITU Physical Sciences Institute, Maritime Transportation Master of Science Program

Click here to display read this MS thesis manuscript.

The outputs of this study was used in product development. Click here to read more…


MSc Thesis:  A Root-Cause Investigation of the Effect of Obtaining Physical Test Results to Product Improvements

  • Student’s Name: Mustafa Babaoglu
  • Mater of Science Thesis
  • Status: Completed, December 2017
  • Thesis Advisor: Dr. Ismail Cicek
  • ITU Physical Sciences Institute, Maritime Transportation MSc Program

Ph.D. Thesis: Propulsion System Design for a Zero Emission Marine Vehicle Using Green Energy Sources

  • Student’s Name: Sena Nomak
  • Ph.D. Dissertation; Status: In progress
  • Thesis Advisor: Dr. Ismail Cicek
  • ITU Physical Sciences Institute, Maritime Transportation Ph.D. Program

MSc Thesis:  Intelligent Transportation Systems

  • Student’s Name: Bora San Turgut
  • Mater of Science Thesis
  • Status: In Progress
  • Thesis Advisor: Dr. Ismail Cicek
  • ITU Physical Sciences Institute, Maritime Transportation MSc Program

MSc Thesis:  Mathematical Modeling of a 4-Stroke Diesel Engine

  • Student’s Name: Didem Gulsen
  • Mater of Science Thesis
  • Status: Complete, June 2018
  • Thesis Advisor: Asst Prof Dr Aykut Safa / Dr. Ismail Cicek (Thesis Advisory Committee)
  • Yildiz Technical University, Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, MSc Program

PhD. Dissertation:  Modeling & Analysis of Man Overboard (MOB) and Search and Rescue Events

  • Student’s Name: Orhan Gonel
  • Mater of Science Thesis
  • Status: In Progress
  • Thesis Advisor: Dr. Ismail Cicek
  • ITU Physical Sciences Institute, Maritime Transportation Ph.D. Program

PhD. Dissertation:  Autonomous Systems for Anti-Collison Maneuvering

  • Student’s Name:Hasan Uğurlu
  • Ph.D. Dissertation
  • Status: In Progress
  • Thesis Advisor: Dr. Ismail Cicek
  • ITU Physical Sciences Institute, Maritime Transportation Ph.D. Program

PhD. Dissertation:  Modeling and Economic Analysis of the Regional Heating Using a Thermo-Electric Power Plant Heat Recovery

  • Student’s Name: Burak Yunus Cetin
  • Mater of Science Thesis
  • Status: Complete, May 2014
  • Thesis Advisor: Prof. Dr. Uner Colak. (Dr. Ismail Cicek, Thesis Advisory Committee)
  • ITU Physical Sciences Institute, Energy and Technology MSc Program

PhD. Dissertation:  Development of an Early Problem Detection for Marine Diesel Engines

  • Student’s Name: Menderes Inalman
  • Ph.D. Dissertation
  • Status: In Progress
  • Thesis Advisor: Prof Dr Cengiz Deniz (Thesis Adv Committe: Dr. Ismail Cicek & Asst Prof Dr Aykut Safa)
  • ITU Physical Sciences Institute, Maritime Transportation Ph.D. Program

Dr Ismail Cicek: Publications List

See Dr. Ismail Cicek’s publications list (as well as conference presentations and other academic work) at the following academic databases:

ACADEMIA.EDU: https://independent.academia.edu/IsmailCicek

ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4850-1747

RESEARCHER ID: http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-4090-2018

ITU Akademi1: http://akademi1.itu.edu.tr/cicekism/

ITU Maritime Faculty Website: http://www.maritime.itu.edu.tr/~icicek/

 

Also, please see my Up2Europe Page for European Project Ideas, Announced to the EU Community:

https://www.up2europe.eu/partners/dr-ismail-cicek_8522.html

 

 

 

 


Journal Publications:


Safe-to-Fly Test and Evaluation of Fatigue Research Study Test Devices

Author(s): Cicek, Ismail; Serres, Jennifer L.
Source: Aviation Space and Environmental Medicine Volume: 85 Issue: Pages: 473-479 Published: APR 2014
DOI: 10.3357/ASEM.3729.2014


The transdisciplinary product development lifecycle model

Author(s): Gumus, Bulent; Ertas, Atila; Tate, Derrick; et al.
Journal of Engineering Design Volume: 19 Issue: Pages: 185-200 Published: 2008
DOI: 10.1080/09544820701232436


A New Process for the Acceleration Test and Evaluation of Aeromedical Equipment for U.S. Air Force Safe-To-Fly Certification

Defense Acquisition Review Journal (Defense ARJ)
Published: 2010


A Comparative Study of Training Methods for Training and Education of Marine Engineering Students of IAMU Universities

IAMU Journal, 2002


Experimental investigation of beam-tip mass and pendulum system under random excitation

Author(s): Cicek, I; Ertas, A
Source: Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing Volume: 16 Issue: Pages: 1059-1072 Published: NOV 2002
DOI: 10.1006/mssp.2001.1475

 


Non-linear vibration absorber for a system under sinusoidal and random excitation: Experiments

Author(s): Cuvalci, O; Ertas, A; Ekwaro-Osire, S; et al.
Source: Journal of Sound and Vibration Volume: 249 Issue: Pages: 701-718 Published: JAN 24 2002
DOI: 10.1006/jsvi.2001.3836


Experimental investigation of beam-tip mass and pendulum system under random excitation

Author(s): Cicek, I; Ertas, A; SEM
Source: Imac-Xviii: a Conference on Structural Dynamics, Vols 1 and 2, Proceedings
Volume: 4062 Pages: 1618-1624
Published: 2000


Design and Development of a New Integrated Communication System for C-5 Galaxy Aircraft

SDPS Journal
Year: 1998



Conference Presentations and Proceedings:

Tankerlerde Yükleme-Tahliye Operasyon Sisteminin Otomasyonu

Murat H. A. ALTUN; İsmail ÇİÇEK; Ahmet BİLİCİ

Journal of ETA Maritime Science. 2015;1(2):47-58, ISSN: 2147-2955 (Print); 2148-9386 (Online)


Automated troubleshooting tools for minimizing downtime and reducing the labor and materialcosts of C-5 aircraft

 Author(s): Villarreal, C; Cicek, I; IEEE
Source: Autotestcon 2004, Proceedings Pages: 504-510 Published: 2004


Vibration Considerations for the Installation of Portable Equipment on Military Aircraft

DPT Symposium on System Design and Software Engineering
Year: 2004


Human Factors in the Engine Room Operations: Experimental Approach and Evaluation

GEMIMO Conference Proceedings
Year: 2003


Integration of Marine Engineering Simulators into Maritime Engineering Education

GEMIMO Conference Proceedings
Year: 2003


Marine Engineering Education in XXIth Century and ITU/SUNY International Maritime University Dual Diploma Program

GEMIMO Conference Proceedings
Year: 2003


Improvement of Marine Engineering Curriculum Using The Engine Room Simulator

IAMU 3rd General Assembly
Year: 2002


ITUMF Maritime English Education & Training Model

International Seminar on Maritime English
Conference Proceedings
Year: 2002


 Title: The effective training methods for marine engineers: ships in service, training ships or engine room simulators?

The 5th International Conference on Engine Room Simulators (ICERS V)
2001


Baseline Study, and the Preparation Towards the XXIst Century Undergraduate Deck and Engine Curricula of Istanbul Technical University, Maritime Faculty

IAMU Proceedings, Year: 2000


Effect of Surface Coating and Tin Plating on Friction Characteristics of P-110 Tubing for Different Thread Compounds

ASME Energy Sources and Environmental Technology (ETCE) Conference
Year: 1999


The Vital Link: Using LabVIEW to Develop the Ground Processing Interface System (GPIS) Software for the C-5 Galaxy Aircraft

1998 National Instruments (NI) Week Proceedings
Year: 1998


Vibration Absorber for Flexible Structures: Experimental Study Under Random and Sinusoidal Excitations

ASME Symposium on Nonlinear Dynamics and Stochastic Mechanics
Year: 1997