I was born in London, England in 1977. I have finished my Bachelor’s degree at Ege University Textile Engineering Department (Textile Finishing Option), Turkey in 2000. Then I have done my MSc in Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium about Industrial Management in 2003. Afterwards, I have finished my PhD at the University of Manchester, School of Materials, Manchester UK in 2007. Then I have started to work at the Pamukkale University, Engineering Faculty Textiles Engineering Department and still working there. My research interest areas are Textile Fibers, Natural Fibers, Chemical Fibers, Poly lactic Acid (PLA) fibers, Polyester fibers, PTT, PBT, Soybean fibers, Casein fibers, Cellulosic Fibers, Protein Fibers, Synthetic Fibers, High Performance Fibers, Technical Textiles, Dyeing, Natural Dyeing, Printing, Natural Printing, Bleaching, Textile Finishing, Softening, Functional Textiles, Ecotextiles, Sustainability in Textiles etc.