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

I. Gurkan Arici

PhD

Steel plate shear walls for the seismic retrofit of RC frames

Hizir Eksi

PhD

To be determined

MS Students

Beyza Kapucu

MS

Evaluation of A Semi-Prefabricated Composite Building Construction System for Seismic Regions

Berika C. Cihan

MS

Hybrid Double Skin Concrete Filled Steel Tube Columns

Ozlem Karakus

MS

Bamboo Structures

Azin Shahkar

MS

Post Disaster Temporary Structures

Selin Koca

MS

Design of Roof Beams in Prefabricated Buildings

Busra Sahin

MS

Topic to be determined

Students

Post-Docs

Dr. A. Fayeq Ghowsi

(PhD, IIT New Delhi)

Inelastic Response and Advanced Modeling of BRBFs

Professors

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