Institute Faculty

Earthquake Engineering Department

ayfer-erken

Ayfer Erken, PhD., Prof.
BS: Yıldız Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 1979
MS: Istanbul Technical University, Earthquake Engineering, 1982
PhD: Istanbul Technical University, Geotechnical Engineering, 1987
Research Areas: Soil Dynamic Behaviors, Liquefaction and Lateral Spreading, Bearing Capacity Failures, Contaminated Soils.                                       
Phone: (212) 285 7525   
E-mail: erken@itu.edu.tr   
Office: DEP



abdullah-gedikli

Abdullah Gedikli, PhD., Prof.
BS: Akdeniz Univesity , 1985
MS: Istanbul Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 1989
PhD: Istanbul Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 1996
Research Areas: Fluid-Soil-Structure Interaction, Embedded Pipes, Pressure Vessels, Seismic Control, Engineering Design and Analysis of Structures, Variational Segmentation, Time History Analyses in Earthquake Engineering.
Phone: (212) 285 6539
E-mail: gedikliab@itu.edu.tr
Office: INB350




mbariscan-ulkerMB Can Ulker, PhD., Assoc. Prof.
BS: Istanbul Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 2001
MS: Istanbul Technical University,  Geotechnical Engineering, 2004
PhD: North Carolina State University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Raleigh, NC, US, 2009
Research Areas: Computational Geomechanics, Soil- Structure Interaction (SSI), Constitutive Modeling in Soil Dynamics, Numerical Modeling in Geotechnical Engineering and Coastal Geotechnics, Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering.
Phone: (212) 285 7529
E-mail: mbulker@itu.edu.tr    
Office: DEP210                 


             

ufuk-yazganUfuk Yazgan, PhD., Assoc. Prof.
BS: Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi, 2001
MS : Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi, 2003
PhD: ETH Zürich, İsviçre, 2009
Research Areas: Earthquake Engineering, Dynamic Analysis of Structures, Structural Reliability Analysis, Earthquake Damage Predictions, Earthquake Risks Assessment Models, Assessment of Earthquake Induced Structural Damage.
Phone: (212) 285 7526
E-mail: ufukyazgan@itu.edu.tr
OfficeDEP



ihsanengin-balİhsan Engin Bal, PhD., Asst. Prof.
BS: Karadeniz Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 2000
MS: Istanbul Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 2005
PhD: ROSE School, University of Pavia Dept. of Civil Engineering, Italy, 2008
Research AreasEarthquake Risk Assessment of Structures and Infrastructural Systems, Earthquake Behavior of Historical Structures, Design and Strengthening of RC and Masonry Structures.
Phone: (212) 285 7527
E-mail: iebal@itu.edu.tr
OfficeDEP214




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Gülşen Taşkın, PhD., Asst. Prof.
BS: Istanbul Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Geomatics, 2001
MS: Istanbul Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 2003
PhD: Istanbul Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 2011
Research Areas: Earthquake Damage Assessment using Remote Sensing Image, Multi-temporal Image Analysis, Change Detection, Pattern Recognition.
Phone: (212) 285 7530
E-mail: tasking@itu.edu.tr
OfficeDEP215






fatih-sutcuFatih Sütçü, PhD., Asst. Prof.
BS: Yıldız Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 2000
MS: Istanbul Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 2003
PhD: Tohoku University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Japan, 2006
Research Areas: Structural Dampers, Seismic Isolation of Buildings.
Phone: (212) 285 7524
E-mail: sutcufa@itu.edu.tr
OfficeDEP






tugrul-turanTuğrul Turan, PhD., Asst. Prof.
BS: Istanbul Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 2002
MS: Istanbul Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 2004
PhD: Oregon State University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Oregon US, 2010
Research AreasBridges, Steel Structures, Shell Structures, Steel Plate Structures.
Phone: (212) 285 6532/125
E-mail: tturan@itu.edu.tr
OfficeDEP211



zeynep-deger

Zeynep Değer, PhD.
BS: Middle East Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 2008
MS: University of California Los Angeles, Dept. of Civil Engineering, CA, US, 2009
PhD: University of California Los Angeles, Dept. of Civil Engineering, CA, US, 2012
Research Areas: Structural Earthquake Engineering, Modeling and Seismic Performance Assessment of Tall Buildings, Structural Earthquake Design Methods, Analytical Modeling and Behavior of RC Structures. 
Phone: (212) 285 7531
E-mail: tunaz@itu.edu.tr 
OfficeDEP215




resat-oygucReşat Oyguç, PhD.
BS: Yıldız Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 2001
MS: Istanbul Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 2004
PhDIstanbul Technical University, Dept. of Civil Engineering, 2011
Research Areas: Performance Based Seismic Design, Multiple Earthquake Excitations, Inelastic Design of Nuclear Power Plants, Seismic Risk of Historical Structures.
Phone: (212) 285 7533
E-mail: oyguc@itu.edu.tr
OfficeDEP211




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Expert Mustafa Yavuz 

Phone: (212) 285 7532
E-mailmustafayavuz@itu.edu.tr
OfficeDEP209

 


   



Evrim Research Assistant Evrim Oyguç
 BS: Istanbul Technical University, 2012
 MS: Istanbul Technical University, 2014
 Academic Advisor: Prof.Dr. Abdul Hayır
 Phone: (212) 285 6532/119
 E-mail​eoyguc@itu.edu.tr
 OfficeDEP209





Goktug

 Research Assistant Göktuğ Ünal 
 BS: Dokuz Eylül Üniversitesi, 2013
 Academic Advisor: Prof.Dr. Alper İlki
 Phone: (212) 285 6532/132
 E-mail​unalg15@itu.edu.tr
 OfficeDEP209

 





Disaster and Emergency Management Department

ibrahim-demir

İbrahim Demir, PhD., Assoc. Prof.
BS: Istanbul Technical University, 1982
MS: Istanbul Technical University
PhD: Istanbul Technical University
Research Areas: Solid Waste Management, Leachate Treatment, Recycling of Solid Waste
Phone: (212) 285 7528
E-mail: idemir@itu.edu.tr
OfficeDEP






azime-tezer

Azime Tezer, PhD., Prof.
BS: Istanbul Technical University, 1987
MS: Istanbul Technical University, 1990
PhD: Istanbul Technical University, 1997
Research Areas:
Phone: (212) 293 1300/2259
E-mail: tezera@itu.edu.tr
OfficeDEP




hikmet-iskender

Hikmet İskender, PhD., Asst. Prof.
BS: Istanbul Technical University, 1984
MS: Istanbul Technical University, 1987
PhD:  Istanbul Technical University, 1998
Research Areas: Fire Engineering, Military and Industrial Explosives, Emergency/Disaster Management and Trainings.
Phone: (212) 285 6532/143
E-mail: iskender@itu.edu.tr
OfficeDEP




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Research Assistant Yücel Torun
BS: Middle East Technical University, 2012
MS: Istanbul Technical University, 2015
Academic Advisor: Doç.Dr. Zaide Duran
Phone: (212) 285 6219
E-mailytorun@itu.edu.tr
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