Dr. Selman Nas

Turkish Aerospace Industries, Inc.

Speaker: Africa / Middle East: Connecting People, Businesses and Governments through Collaboration

Mr. Nas completed his B.Sc. degree at Istanbul Technical University, Aeronautical Engineering in 1987. He received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Aerospace Engineering from University of Michigan in 1990 and 1995, respectively.

Dr. Nas started his professional academic career in 1995 at Istanbul Technical University, Faculty of Aeronautics and Astronautics Department. Dr. Nas served as Assistant Professor for more than 13 years and had many publications in Advanced Fluid Dynamics, Aerodynamics, Gas Kinetic Theory, Engineering Mechanics and Computer Programming.

Following to his academic career, Dr. Nas worked for Turkish Airlines as Senior Vice President for Quality Assurance for 8 years.

In 2016, Dr. Nas joined Turkish Aerospace Industries, TAI as Executive Vice President, Space Systems.

During his career, he conducted many research on Fluid & Thermal Sciences, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Analysis of Nonlinear Dynamic Systems in Physiology and Medicine GPS/GSM Based Fleet Management Systems and Compliance, Quality and Safety Management Systems.