Zuhal Oktay was born in Ankara, Turkey, in 1970. She received a B.S. degree in mechanical engineering from Uludag University, Bursa, Turkey, in 1991. She then went on to receive a Ph.D. degree from Balikesir University, Turkey, in 1999. She was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada in 2007. She currently works in Recep Tayyip Erdogan University as a Professor. Her research interests are energy conversion systems, alternative energy sources, power plants, geothermal district heating systems, renewable energy systems, and exergy analysis.
Biography Updated on 12 September 2012