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Storm Advisory

Blizzard conditions are now impacting our region and a Connecticut statewide travel ban is in effect. The University will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 27.  Day and evening classes are canceled. An updated advisory on the status of classes and operations for Wednesday will be posted Tuesday evening. During the time that the University is closed, the Commons, Subway, and Village Market will maintain regular hours for residential dining services and the Sports Center will be open for use by residential students only. Gengras Student Union and University Libraries are closed.   snow closing guide

All Hartt Community Division activities are canceled through Tuesday.

current as of 10:27 p.m., Jan. 26, 2015

Cy Yavuzturk, Ph.D.

Cy YavuzturkDepartment Chair

Director of Clean Energy Institute

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

  • Diplom-Ingenieur, Energy and Process Engineering, Technical University of Berlin, Germany
  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK

Phone: 860.768.5554
Fax: 860.768.5043
United Technologies Hall 302 A

Research Areas

Heat, Mass and Momentum Transfer

Thermal Systems Modeling and Simulation

Numerical Modeling and Inverse Methods

Parameter Estimation Optimization

Energy Analysis and Management

Energy Conversion and Storage

HVAC-R Equipment and Systems

Ground Source Heat Pumps

Solar Energy Utilization

Energy Engineering and Sustainable Design

Grants - Yavuzturk and Filburn Win $121,560, Yavuzturk Wins $6,000

U.S. Regulatory Commission awards $121,560 for the use of physical and computer models to enhance learning for nuclear power plant design and operation. National Aeronautics & Space Administration awards $6,000 for space suite life support.  Read more