Texas Tech University

Burak Aksak, Ph.D.

Associate Chair, Research and Graduate Affairs, Associate Professor

Email: burak.aksak@ttu.edu

Phone: 806.834.7756

Fax: 806.742.3540

Office: ME South 201 E

Research Website:

Burak Aksak, Ph.D.


Research Interests

  • Development of bio−inspired devices for adhesion, sensing, actuation and energy harvesting.
  • Multi−functional, self−sufficient systems which exploit the increased surface−to−volume ratio and the high sensitivity of micro/nano structures.

Personal Information

Curriculum Vitae


  • Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University, (2008)
  • M.S., Carnegie Mellon University, (2005)

Department of Mechanical Engineering