Professor of Practice and Associate Department Chair
Packard Lab
19 Memorial Dr. West
Bethlehem, PA 18015

Phone Number: 
(610) 758-3539
Murat Ozturk

Areas of Research

Mixed Boundary Value Problems
Singular Integral Equations
Computational Mechanics
Solid Mechanics
Fracture Mechanics
Finite Elements
Wave Propagation in Solids


Murat Ozturk is a Professor of Practice and the Associate Department Chair in mechanical engineering, and serves as coordinator of the PACE program. His research interests include mixed boundary value problems, singular integral equations, computational mechanics, solid mechanics, fracture mechanics, finite elements, and wave propagation in solids.

Prior to his appointment at Lehigh, Ozturk served as a research engineer and senior associate at Lehigh, and at the NASA-Langley Research Center.


Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, Lehigh University
M.S., Applied Mathematics, Lehigh University
B.S., Engineering Mathematics, Technical University Of Istanbul