FACULTY OF ENGINEERINGCIVIL ENGINEERING


Hydromechanics Laboratory - Ongoing Research

Research projects conducted in the last five (2007-2012) years:


 

 Project Title

Effect of Contraction on Scour and Flow Characteristics within the Rivers with Bridge Abutments and Investigation of Scour Reducing Mechanisms

 Researchers

Köken M.

 Funded by

TUBITAK, Project No: 11M377, 2011-2014

 

 Project Title

Formation of Vortices at Water Intake Structures and Determination of Devices to Eliminate Them

 Researchers

Göğüş M., Köken M.

 Funded by

TUBITAK, Project No: 110M676, 2011-2013

 

 Project Title

Aplaslan II Dam and HPP Power Tunnel Gates Hydraulic Model Studies

 Researchers

Aydın İ., Yavuz C., Şahin A. N.

 Funded by

Enerjisa A.Ş., Project No: 12.03.03.02.00.96, December 2012

 

 Project Title

Beyhan 1 Dam and HPP Intake Structure Hydraulic Model Studies

 Researchers

Göğüş M., Aydın İ., Altan-Sakarya A.B., Köken M., Yağuz C., Dinçer A.E., Yılmaz K.

 Funded by

Kalehan Enerji A.Ş., Project No: 11.03.03.02.00.65, August 2012

 

 Project Title

Keban Dam and HPP Penstock Gates Hydraulic Model Studies

 Researchers

Aydın İ.

 Funded by

Keban Enerji A.Ş., Project No: 12.03.03.02.00.01, May 2012

 

 Project Title

Çambaşı Dam and HPP Spillway Hydraulic Model Studies

 Researchers

Aydın İ., Göğüş M., Altan-Sakarya A.B., Köken M.

 Funded by

Orya Enerji A.Ş., Project No: 11.03.03.02.00.61, April 2012

 

 Project Title

Laleli Dam and HPP Spillway Hydraulic Model Studies

 Researchers

Aydın İ., Göğüş M., Altan-Sakarya A.B., Köken M.

 Funded by

Laleli Enerji A.Ş., Project No: 11.03.03.02.00.53, March 2012

 

 Project Title

Preparation of the Diagrams to Be Used in the Design of Tyrolean Type Water Intakes

 Researchers

Gögüş M., Şahiner H.

 Funded by

METU Research Project, Project No: BAP-03-03-2011-004, December 2011

 

 Project Title

Numerical Modelling of Mersin-Tarsus Project Pamuklu Dam and HPP Spillway Aerators

 Researchers

 Tiğrek Ş.

 Funded by

 ANOVA Proje ve Danışmanlık Tic. Ltd. Şti., 2011

 

 Project Title

Effect of the Bridge Abutment Length to the Flow Characteristics and to the Scouring Process

 Researchers

Göğüş M., Köken M.

 Funded by

TÜBİTAK, Project No: 108M590, 2009-2011

 

 Project Title

Computational Fluid Dynamics Software Package FLUENT Applications to Various Hydraulic Problems

 Researchers

Tiğrek Ş.

 Funded by

ANOVA Proje ve Danışmanlık Tic. Ltd. Şti., 2009-2011

 

 Project Title

Adacami HPP Conveyance Tunnels and Head Pond Hydraulic System Analysis

 Researchers

Aydın İ., Köken M.

 Funded by

Çalık Enerji A.Ş., Project No: 10.03.03.02.00.93, December 2010

 

 Project Title

Experimental Investigation of Scour around Bridge Abutments with Collars

 Researchers

Köken M.       

 Funded by

METU Research Project, Project No: BAP-03-03-2009-101, 2009-2010

 

 Project Title

Reduction of Sediment in Tyrolean Type Weirs

 Researchers

Gögüş M., Yılmaz N.A.

 Funded by

METU Research Project, Project No: BAP-03-03-2009-03, 2009-2010

 

 Project Title

MELIA-Mediterranean Dialogue on Integrated Water Management

 Researchers

Tiğrek Ş.

 Funded by

European Union FP6 INCO MED, Contract INCO-CT-2006-517612, 2006-2010

 

 Project Title

Yedigöze Dam and HPP Safety Gate Hydraulic Model Tests

 Researchers

Aydın İ.

 Funded by

Ekon A.Ş., Project No: 09.03.03.2.00.44, September 2009

 

 Project Title

İkiler HPP Spillway and Bottom Outlet Hydraulic Model Studies

 Researchers

Gögüş M.

 Funded by

İkiler Enerji Üretim Sanayi ve Tic. Ltd. Şti., June 2009

 

 Project Title

Effects of Reservoir Sedimentation on Hydropower Planning in Turkey

 Researchers

Altan-Sakarya A.B., Gögüş M.

 Funded by

TUBITAK, Project No: 105G098, 2006-2008

 

 Project Title

Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Dam Siltation and Discharging of the Sediment Entered into Dam

 Researchers

Tiğrek Ş.

 Funded by

DPT-TUBITAK, Project No: BAP-03-03-DPT200306K120920-23, 2006-2008

 

 Project Title

Experimental Investigation of Sharp-Crested Rectangular Weirs

 Researchers

Altan-Sakarya A.B., Aydın İ.

 Funded by

METU Research Project, Project No: BAP-2007-03-03-05, December 2007