Prof. Dr. Serkan Dağ
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Middle East Technical University
Ankara 06800
Tel.: +90-312-2102580
Fax: +90-312-2102536

Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Lehigh University, 2002
M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Middle East Technical University, 1997
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Middle East Technical University, 1995

Republic of Turkey Academic Incentive Award: Every year between 2015-2021
METU Young Researcher Success Award: 2009
METU Performance Award: 2006; 2009; 2016; 2018; 2020

Received 940+ citations from other authors (excluding all self-citations)

International Advisory Committee of Functionally Graded Materials
Editorial Board of Electronic Journal of New Materials, Energy and Environment
Editorial Board of Electronic International Journal of Contemporary Energy
METU ME Department Research and Planning Committee
Mechanical Design and Production Society (MATIM) Oversight Committee

Reviewed for 56 international journals
Publons profile:


Koç, S., Dag, S. Bending and free vibrations of laminated composite plates by trigonometric series approach. To be presented at the JOINT EVENT: ICCS26 – 26th International Conference on Composite Structures & MECHCOMP8 – 8th International Conference on Mechanics of Composites, Porto, Portugal, June 27-30, 2023.

Dag, S. Maple-aided teaching in mechanical engineering undergraduate courses. To be presented at the Online Maple Conference, Nov. 2-3, 2022,

Toktaş, S.E., Dag, S. On the moving contact problem between an arbitrarily graded coating and a semi-circular punch. Contact Mechanics International Symposium, May 23-25, 2022, Chexbres, Switzerland.