GRADUATE SCHOOL OF NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCESGEODETIC and GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES


Members

Executive Committee Members

 

 

Member

Affiliation

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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Uğur Murat Leloğlu 

Geodetic and Geographic Information Technologies

leloglumetu.edu.tr

Prof. Dr. Mahmut Onur Karslıoğlu

Department of Civil Engineering

karsliogmetu.edu.tr

Prof. Dr. Zuhal Akyürek (Chairperson)

Department of Civil Engineering

zakyurekmetu.edu.tr

 

 

 

 

Academic Committee Members 

 

Member

Affiliation

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GGIT Research Interests

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Can Bilgin

Department of Biology

cbilginmetu.edu.tr

 ·  Spatial Planning 


·  Biogeography 


·  Macro-Ecological Analysis  

Prof. Dr. Adnan Yazıcı

(On sabbatical leave)

Department of Computer Engineering

yazicimetu.edu.tr

 

Prof. Dr. Zuhal Akyürek (Chairperson)

Department of Civil Engineering

zakyurekmetu.edu.tr

 

 ·   Snow Hydrology 


·   Hydrological Modelling

 

·   Remote Sensing

 

·   GIS 

Prof. Zafer Bozkuş

Department of Civil Engineering

bozkusmetu.edu.tr

Prof. Dr. Elçin Kentel

Department of Civil Engineering

ekentelmetu.edu.tr

Prof. Dr. Mahmut Onur Karslıoğlu

Department of Civil Engineering

karsliogmetu.edu.tr

·   GNSS/Multi-Sensor Positioning and Navigation


·   Orbit Determination of Satellites


·   Gravity Field Determination  of the Earth, Satellite Altimetry, Sea-Level Changes


·   Satellite Atmospheric and  Ionospheric sounding and Climatology


·   GNSS  Active Tectonics and Earthquakes


·   Hybrid Sensor Systems (including photogrammetry) for Monitoring of Structural Dynamic


·   Spaceborne and airborne LIDAR

 

·   Statistical Signal Processing in Geomatics Data Analysis 


·   Image Rectification of Air-borne and Space-borne Images and Georeferencing

 

·   Mobile Geospatial Applications for Disaster Management

 

·   GIS and Environment Mapping

Prof. Dr. Nuri Merzi Department of Civil Engineering merzimetu.edu.tr
Prof. Dr. Ahmet Cevdet Yalçıner Department of Civil Engineering yalcinermetu.edu.tr
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hediye Tüydeş Yaman Department of Civil Engineering htuydesmetu.edu.tr

·   Traffic Safety and Accident Analyses


·   Network Traffic Management


·   Intelligent Transportation Systems


·   Travel Demand Forecasting

Prof. Dr. İsmail Yücel Department of Civil Engineering iyucelmetu.edu.tr

·   Rainfall algorithm development using satellite data


·   Hydrometeorological model application using remote sensing and GIS under climate extremes 

Asst. Prof. M. Tuğrul Yılmaz Department of Civil Engineering tuyilmazmetu.edu.tr

·   Water and energy cycling using tools supported by numerical models, data assimilation and remote sensing

 

·   Soil moisture timeseries rescaling, error quantification, and fusion

  

·   Radar-based precipitation error quantification and merged product estimation

 

·   Variablity in land surface parameters through precipitation and evapotranspiration

 

·   Analysis and prediction of drought 


Prof. Dr. Oğuz Işık

Department of City and Regional Planning

ioguzmetu.edu.tr

·   Urban sociology 


·   Poverty 


·   Residential segregation 


·   Political geography 

Assist. Prof. Dr. Yücel Can Severcan Department of City and Regional Planning yucelcanmetu.edu.tr Urban Design
Place-making
Sustainable Urban Regeneration
Indudstrial Heritage Conservation
Participatory Planning and Design Environmental Psychology Healthy Community Development
Physical Activity and Health
Computer Aided Collaborative Planning and Design
Prof. Dr. Ela Babalık Sutcliffe Department of City and Regional Planning ebabametu.edu.tr

·  Transport Policy 


·   Sustainable Transport


·   Climate Change and the Transport Sector


·   Urban Rail System Planning 

Prof. Dr. Müge Akkar Ercan Department of City and Regional Planning akkarmetu.edu.tr

·   Urban Regeneration

·   Heritage Conservation

·   Urban Design

·   Sustainable Urban Development

·   Smart City (Smart Tools for Urban Planning and Design)

Prof. Dr. Gürdal Tuncel

Department of Environmental Engineering.

tuncelmetu.edu.tr

 ·   Air Pollution 


·   Atmospheric Chemistry 

Prof. Dr. Uğur Halıcı

Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

halicimetu.edu.tr


·   Object Recognition 


·   Saliency Analysis  


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Burçak Başbuğ Erkan

Department of Statistics

bbernametu.edu.tr

 

·   Policy development 


·   Mitigation strategies 


·   Disaster risk reduction 


·   Disaster risk management 


·   Socio-tech disasters 


Prof. Dr. M. Lütfi Süzen

Department of Geological Engineering

suzenmetu.edu.tr

   

·   Remote Sensing 


·   Multispectral mapping 


·   Hyperspectral mapping 


·   Geographic Information Systems

  

·   Natural Hazards and risk assessment 


·   Applied Geomorphology

·   Desicion analysis


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Koray Yılmaz

Department of Geological Engineering

yilmazkmetu.edu.tr

·   Surface&Groundwater Hydrology 


·   Integrated Watershed Modelling 


·   Watershed Models 


·   Systems Methods 


·   Remote Sensing applications in Hydrology

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Uğur Murat Leloğlu 

Geodetic and Geographic Information Technologies

leloglumetu.edu.tr

 

·   Remote sensing, esp. hyperspectral and SAR

 

·   3D reconstruction

 

·   Imager design 


Assist. Prof. Dr. Güliz Bilgin Altınöz

Department of Architecture

bilgingmetu.edu.tr

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ali Murat Tanyer

Department of Architecture

tanyermetu.edu.tr

 

Prof. Dr. Serhat Akın

Department of Petroleum Engineering

serhatmetu.edu.tr

 

Prof. Dr. Sibel Kalaycıoğlu

Department of Sociology

ksibelmetu.edu.tr