Prof. Dr. Sarp Korkut SÜMER

1990-1995, B.S., Department of Agricultural Machinery, University of Çukurova. Adana, Turkey. 1996-1998, M.S., Department of Agricultural Machinery, University of Çukurova, Adana,Turkey. 1998-2005 Ph.D., Department of Agricultural Machinery, University of Çukurova, Adana,Turkey. 2005-2011, Assistant Professor, Department of Agricultural Machinery, Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University. 2011-2017, Associated Professor, Department of Agricultural Machinery, Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University. 2017-Present, Professor, Department of Agricultural Machinery, Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University. 2011-2012, Head of Agricultural Machinery Department. Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University. 2012, visiting scientist in University of Nebraska, Lincoln, USA. 2013-Present, Member of project coordination group in The Turkish Association of Agricultural Machinery & Equipment Manufacturers.

 

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES: He is researcher in the Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University. His researches focus on agricultural tractors, engines and ergonomics. He designed and currently directs the tractor PTO test Laboratory to study on determination of Operational Characteristics of Tractors In different conditions and options. He has participated in 15 national research projects, leading most of them. He has carried out studies on tractor engine performance, noise and its effects, and rural safety. Some of these studies were supported with manufacturers and the Turkish national laboratory. He has participated in more than in 60 national and international scientific activities (congresses, technical courses).

TEACHING ACTIVITY: During the last 15 years he has been the lecturer in the undergraduate and post-graduate formation programme of Agricultural Machinery in the Faculty of Agriculture. He has been the supervisor of 7 MSc thesis. He has been in several years the Erasmus coordinator of the undergraduate and post-graduate programme of Agricultural Machinery.

TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER ACTITIVITY:  He is member of project coordination group in The Turkish Association of Agricultural Machinery and Equipment Manufacturers. He collaborated in more than 10 national and international activities (conferences, workshops).