specializes in the design, development, theory, and methodology of complex systems and applied intelligence for engineering design automation and optimization. Dr. Kurtoglu received his Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin and M.S. from Carnegie Mellon University -- both in Mechanical Engineering.
Forbes.com (Sept 3) Mike Steep - Americans are innovative almost by nature. We grow up with lemonade stands, Shark Tank, and Kickstarter projects. Our national identity is built in part on bootstrapping and experimentation. We’re indoctrinated early with the twin beliefs that each of us holds the seeds of invention and that a good idea can come from anywhere.