Published on Friday November 21, 2008
Professor Suleiman Saritas, Dean of TOBB Economic and Technological University, was killed in an auto accident in Ankara Turkey on Nov. 19, 2008.
Prof. Saritas was a Visiting Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Drexel University in 2000-01. He was active in the area of Powder Metallurgy and has published several books, and articles on this subject. He was the co-author with Prof. Alan Lawley of the Database on "Processing and Properties of Ferrous Powder Metallurgy Materials: A Literature Database CD" MPIF, Princeton, NJ, USA, 2001, and several technical papers presented at MPIF conferences. We will miss him. Our thoughts are with his family in this difficult time.