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Bilin Aksun Guvenc

  • Research Professor, Mechanical & Aerospace Engr
  • 201 W 19th Ave
    Columbus, OH 43214


As a mechanical engineering leader for more than two decades, Research Professor, Bilin Aksun-Guvenc is an expert in both automotive control and intelligent transportation systems. Her primary focus area is vehicle dynamics controllers, such as electronic stability control, adaptive cruise control, cooperative adaptive cruise control, collision warning and avoidance systems, and autonomous vehicles. From Sept. 2014 to 2017, she served as a visiting professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and the Center for Automotive Research. Prior to that role, she worked at Istanbul Technical University and Istanbul Okan University as a professor of mechanical engineering.

Aksun-Guvenc has a long history of working as a principal investigator and researcher in several automotive industry projects for major automotive Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) in Turkey. She is the co-holder of two European patents on yaw dynamics stability control and yaw rate virtual sensing for road vehicles, respectively. She is also a member of the International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC) technical committees on automotive control, since 2005, and on mechatronics, since 2008. She is the author of two book chapters, one book and more than 90 publications in technical journals and conferences.

Aksun Guvenc earned her bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees from Istanbul Technical University.