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Akif Kaynak

  • PhD
  • Associate Professor
  • School of Engineering, Deakin University
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  • 1675CitationsNumber of citations received by Akif's publications. Updated daily.

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Research interests

Mechanical propertiesFunctional textilesPolymer actuatorsSensorsConducting polymers

Co-authors (90)

  • Ali Zolfagharian

Publications (5)

  • Change in Dielectric Properties in the Microwave Frequency Region of Polypyrrole – Coated Textiles during Aging

    • Hakansson E
    • Kaynak A
    • Kouzani A
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  • Evolution of 3D printed soft actuators

    • Zolfagharian A
    • Kouzani A
    • Khoo S
    • et al.
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    22Citations
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  • Analysis of droplet mixing and splitting operations by a low actuation voltage electrowetting-on-dielectric device

    • Samad M
    • Kouzani A
    • Hosain M
    • et al.
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  • Development of a compact rectenna for wireless powering of a head-mountable deep brain stimulation device

    • Hosain M
    • Kouzani A
    • Tye S
    • et al.
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    9Citations
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  • Study of oxygen plasma pre-treatment of polyester fabric for improved polypyrrole adhesion

    • Mehmood T
    • Kaynak A
    • Dai X
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    23Citations
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Professional experience

Associate Professor

School of Engineering, Deakin University

January 2008 - Present

Senior Lecturer

School of Engineering, Deakin University

January 2004 - January 2008(4 years)

Lecturer

School of Engineering, Deakin University

January 2001 - January 2004(3 years)

QUT Research Fellow

Queensland University of Technology, School of Chemistry, Physics and Mechanical Engineering

April 1998 - December 2000(3 years)

Assistant Professor

Middle East Technical University, Department of Engineering Sciences

October 1994 - March 1998(3 years)

Education

PhD

University of Technology, Sydney (UTS)

March 1991 - March 1994(3 years)

MS

Rutgers - The State University of New Jersey

August 1983 - July 1985(2 years)

BSc Hons

University of Manchester

September 1979 - July 1982(3 years)