Adnan Sarioglu

Imagined AI depiction of Adnan Sarioglu from "The Dervish House" by Ian McDonald, encapsulating the essence of this iconic archetype of Retired Engineer in the narrative.
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Adnan Sarioglu is a retired petroleum engineer residing in the historic Dervish house in near-future Istanbul. With a wealth of experience in the energy sector, Adnan possesses a practical and resourceful nature, often approaching challenges with a strong sense of determination. His deep understanding of complex systems and his ability to navigate intricate technological landscapes make him a valuable asset in the unfolding events. Adnan’s unwavering pragmatism and his commitment to contributing to the betterment of society characterize him as a pillar of strength in the narrative.


[“\”In the world of engineering, there are no problems, only solutions waiting to be discovered.\””,”\”Experience teaches us to adapt and overcome.\””,”\”The application of knowledge is the foundation of progress.\””]


Adnan has graying hair, a rugged appearance, and a no-nonsense demeanor. He often wears practical clothing suitable for hands-on work and exudes an aura of quiet confidence.




Practical and resourceful nature, experience in the energy sector, commitment to progress


Retired Engineer





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