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

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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

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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