Background and activities


The background of Aybars Oruc is in marine engineering. After he had worked as an engineer on different types of merchant vessels such as aframax tanker, LPG tanker and container vessel, he worked as HSEQ Coordinator, and then HSEQ Superintendent in a tanker management company for 4 years. He is a Ph.D. candidate at the NTNU, and also member of CISaR group. His research field is maritime cyber security.


• HND in Marine Engineering
   Turkish Maritime Education Center, Turkey.

• B.Sc. in Marine Engineering
   Near East University - Kyrenia University, Cyprus.

• M.Sc. in Maritime Transportation Management Engineering
   Piri Reis University, Turkey.

Conference Papers

Oruc, Aybars. (2020) Claims of State-Sponsored Cyberattack in the
     Maritime Industry. The International Naval Engineering
     Conference and Exhibition (INEC 2020). 2020.10.05 - 2020.10.09.

Oruc, Aybars. (2019) Tanker Industry is More Ready against Cyber
. International Conference on Marine Engineering and
     Technology (ICMET 2019). Muscat. 2019.11.05 - 2019.11.07.