İngilizce Biyografiler / Ahmet Yalcinkaya
Was born in December 1963 in Giresun, Turkey. Finished High School in Germany and completed his Secondary Education in Istanbul. Has got BSc in Mechanical Engineering from Bogazici University, MSc in Robotics from Istanbul Technical University, AA and BA in Management and Business Administration from Anadolu University, Certificate from Rutgers University. Has taught Mathematical Modelling at Namangan Engineering Pedagogical Institute in Uzbekistan. In short, he growed up in Germany, studied in Turkey, wrote in the USA and worked in Uzbekistan. Recently, he returned to Turkey. He works nowadays as technical manager, and continues his research and studies at Blekinge Institute of Technology and Istanbul Technical University. His poems, essays, letters, interviews, poetry translations and other translations have been published by newspapers and journals like Zaman, Al-Ahram Weekly, Impact, Tanitim, Avaz, Harman, Das Licht, Kardelen, Mavera, Yosh Kuch, Pop Tongi, Kiragi, Endulus and others in Turkey, Germany, England, Egypt and Uzbekistan. Has been awarded with several prizes. Has represented Kiragi Poetry Journal in Istanbul (1995-97). Has taken part in the editorial board of the literary journal Endulus (1997-98). His published literary books are * Daglarda Yer Yok (Poems, 1997, ``There is not any place in the mountains``) * Yetim Kalan Siirler (Poems, 2001, ``Orphan Poems``) * Yuragimning ko`z yoshi (Selected Poems, 2001, in Uzbek, ``Tears of my Heart``) * Özlem Sularında (Selected Poems, "In the Waters of Longing", e-book, 2004, printed, 2005) * Kanayan Cografyadan Damlayan (Which Drops from the Blooding Geography, poems and poetry translations, 2006) * Poems of the Night (Poetry Anthology, with Richard Mildstone, 2005, 2008) In addition to the above literary works, has also works in technical fields. Those are * Production and Utilisation of Biogas (1987, 2005) * Dual Sayilarin Robot Kinematik ve Dinamiginde Kullanimi (Thesis, 1991, ``The Use of Dual Numbers in Robot Kinematics and Dynamics``) * Role of Culture in Total Quality Management (Dissertation, 1999).