B.ID, MSc., PhD Candidate in Industrial Design
Yekta is post-doctoral researcher in Design Factors, UL Design. He received his Bachelors and MSc degrees in Industrial Design from Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey. He is currently conducting his PhD studies in the same department on Open Design and Sustainability. His research interests include Design Education for Sustainability, Sustainable Consumption and Production, Sustainability Scenarios, Biomimicry, Research through Design.
He used to be a juggler, mainly focusing on fire staff. Still juggles whenever he gets the chance.
Yekta Bakirlioglu's Projects
The ‘Circular Design: Learning for Innovative project will enhance the creation and consumption of sustainable products and services, aligned with European Circular Economy policies