GRADUATE SCHOOL OF NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCESGEODETIC and GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES


Members

Executive Committee Members

 

 

Member

Affiliation

e-mail

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Uğur Murat Leloğlu 

Geodetic and Geographic Information Technologies

leloglumetu.edu.tr

Prof. Dr. Zuhal Akyürek (Chairperson)

Department of Civil Engineering

zakyurekmetu.edu.tr

 

 

 

 

Academic Committee Members 

 

Member

Affiliation

e-mail

GGIT Research Interests

Prof. Dr. Can Bilgin

Department of Biological Sciences

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. 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 


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nejan Huvaj Sarıhan Department of Civil Engineering nejanmetu.edu.tr

· Geographic Information Systems 

· Renewable Energy

· Disaster Risk Management 

· Natural Hazards

· Landslides


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
· Industrial 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 

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

Assist. Prof. Dr. A. Arda Özacar 

Department of Geological Engineering

ozacarmetu.edu.tr

·   Geophysics 

·   Seismology

·   Active Tectonics

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