RESILIENT AND SMART STRUCTURES GROUP (RSSG)

PhD Students

Tolga Aydoner

PhD

Ultimate behavior of steel-concrete composite I-beams with reinforced rectangular web openings 

Ahmet Bal

PhD

Cyclic testing of RC frames retrofitted with BRBs

Nima Kian

PhD

Topic : to be determined

MS Students

Berika C. Cihan

MS

Hybrid Double Skin Concrete Filled Steel Tube Columns

Ozlem Karakus

MS

Bamboo Structures

Azin Shahkar

MS

Post Disaster Temporary Structures

Professors

Selin Koca

MS

Design of Roof Beams in Prefabricated Buildings

Begum Sahin

MS

Database for Seismic Vulnerability Analysis of Existing Buildingsd

Ceren Ozgunduz

MS

Advanced Modeling of RC Buildings with Innovative Seismic Dissipators

Students

Ebru Oksaksin

MS

Ultimate Strength of Concrete Filled Steel Tubes having Various Features

Students

Tugce Soytas

MS

Topic : to be determined

Hasan T. Sahin

MS

Advanced Modeling and Testing of RC Buildings with Innovative Seismic Dissipators

Melika Salman

MS

Topic : to be determined

Ibrahim Onat

MS

Topic : to be determined

Professor Tuncay Taymaz

Istanbul Technical University

Professor Toru Takeuchi

Tokyo Institute of Technology

Assistant Professor

Fatih Sutcu

Istanbul Technical 

University

Asst. Prof.  Yuki Terazawa

Tokyo Institute of Technology

Former Phd Students

Dr.Cigdem Avci-Karatas

Design, Fabrication, and Cyclic Behavior of Steel and Aluminum Alloy Core Buckling Restrained Braces (BRBs)

Yalova University

 

Dr.Cem Haydaroglu

Hysteretic Behavior of Tubular Steel Braces Retrofitted with CFRP Members

ARUP Istanbul

Dr.Pinar Sunar Bukulmez

Fire resistance testing of steel-concrete composite cellular beams

Bahcesehir University

Dr.Emir Ilter

Long-Term Structural and Impermeability Performance Evaluation of a Full-Scale Glass Panel Façade System

(with Professor Tavil)

Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality

Dr.Elif T. Yalaz

Full-scale testing of building facade members

(with Professor Tavil)

Necmettin Erbakan University

Dr.Kazuhiro Fujishita

Optimal Damper Distribution Method for Low-Strength Multistory RC Buildings on Energy Dissipation Retrofit Focusing on Damage Distribution (with Professor Takeuchi)

Kozo Keikaku Engineering Inc.

Dr.T. Tibet Akbas

Cyclic bond behavior of CFRP bars in high strength concrete

ARUP Istanbul

Dr.Kurtulus Atasever

Development and Cyclic Testing of Buckling Restrained Braces with Post-Tensioned Carbon Fiber Composite Cables

(with Professor Takeuchi)

Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University

Post-Docs

Dr. A. Fayeq Ghowsi

(PhD, IIT New Delhi)

Inelastic Response and Advanced Modeling of BRBFs