Galip Ulsoy, the C.D. Mote Jr. Distinguished University Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has been selected to receive the TÜBİTAK (equivalent of the NSF in Turkey) Special Award — a very prestigious honor awarded to a Turkish Scientist or Engineer who lives and works in another country. The award is presented by the President of Turkey; it corresponds to the National Medal of Science or National Medal of Technology in the USA.
Galip is recognized “[f]or his exemplary research on dynamic systems and automatic control, including dynamic analysis and control of axially rotating and translating elastic systems and application of advanced control theory to manufacturing and automotive systems.”