FACULTY OF ENGINEERINGCIVIL ENGINEERING


Water Resources Laboratory - Ongoing Research

Grants from EU and/or EC

·        

[EUMETSAT] Hydrological Satellite Application Facilities Project Continuous Development and Operation Phase 3 (2017-2022), Coordinator: Dr. Zuhal Akyurek

·        

[MARIE CURIE FP7 CIG] Improving Predictions of Vegetation Condition by Optimally Merging Satellite Remote Sensing-based Soil Moisture Products (2014-2018), Coordinator: Dr. M. Tugrul Yilmaz

·        

[EUMETSAT] Hydrological Satellite Application Facilities Project Continuous Development and Operation Phase 2 (2012-2017), Coordinator: Dr. Zuhal Akyurek

·        

[EUMETSAT] Hydrological Satellite Application Facilities Project Continuous Development and Operation Phase 1 (2010-2012), Coordinator: Dr. Zuhal Akyurek

Grants from TUBITAK (the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey)

·        

[TUBITAK 1001] Estimation of Homogeneous High-Resolution Radar Based Precipitation Map Improved Using Station Based Observations Over Turkey (2017-2020), Coordinator: Dr. M. Tugrul Yilmaz

·        

[TUBITAK 1001] Evaluation of Integrated Atmospheric-Hydrologic Modeling System for Flood Events at Two Different Basins (2018-2021), Coordinator: Dr. Ismail Yucel

·        

[TUBITAK 1003] Determination of Hydrological Cycle Parameters with a Conceptual Hydrological Model (2016-2019), Coordinator: Dr. Zuhal Akyurek

·        

[TUBITAK 3501] Evaluation of soil moisture observations using hydrological model simulations and remote sensing-based retrievals observations (2015-2018), Coordinator: Dr. M. Tugrul Yilmaz

·        

[TUBITAK 1001] Development of a Safety Inspection Methodology for River Bridges in Turkey and Scour Vulnerability Analysis: Case Study for Kastamonu Region (2014-2017), Yürütücü: Dr. Melih Yanmaz

·        

[TUBITAK 2232] Analysis of the added utility of remote sensing-based soil moisture products to drought predictions via data assimilation techniques (2013-2015), Coordinator: Dr. M. Tugrul Yilmaz

·        

[TUBITAK-COST] Analysis of flood events using a regional hydrometeorological model system / ES 0901— European procedures for flood frequency estimation (FloodFreq) (2010-2012), Coordinator: Dr. Ismail Yucel

METU Research Fund

·        

[METU-BAP] Calibration of Station-Based Soil Moisture Observations (2015-2016), Coordinator: Dr. M. Tugrul Yilmaz

·        

[METU-BAP] Development of Operation Policy to Maximize Energy Generation for Arkun Hydropower Plant (2015-2015), Coordinator: Dr. EIcin Kentel

·        

[METU-BAP] Impacts of radar and satellite precipitation datasets on hydrological modelling in estimation of flooded areas: case study of Samsun-Terme (2015-2015), Coordinator: Dr. Zuhal Akyürek

·        

[METU-BAP] Investigation of seepage through earth-fill dams within an uncertainty based framework (2013-2014), Coordinator: Dr. Melih Yanmaz

·        

[METU-BAP] Assimilation of EUMETSAT-H10 snow cover data in hydrological modelling (2013-2014), Coordinator: Dr. Zuhal Akyürek

·        

[METU-BAP] 1D and 2D Integrated flood modelling for Terme (2013-2014), Coordinator: Dr. Zuhal Akyürek

·        

[METU-BAP] Investigation of climate change impacts on runoff for Firat and Dicle basins (2011-2012), Coordinator: Dr. Ismail Yucel

·        

[METU-BAP] Development of a decision-support system for safety assessment of rock-fill dams (2010-2011), Yürütücü: Dr. Melih Yanmaz

·        

[METU-BAP] Identification of inputs sets that are susceptible of producing unreliable outputs by Artificial Neural Network models (2010-2011), Coordinator: Dr. EIcin Kentel

·        

[METU-BAP] Estimation of future flows of Gerede-UlusuRiver by data driven methods (2009-2011), Coordinator: Dr. EIcin Kentel

·        

[METU-BAP] Impact of Hydrological Uncertainties in Reservoir Routing (2008-2009), Coordinator: Dr. EIcin Kentel

 Projects funded by TUJJB (Turkish National Union of Geodesy and Geophysics)

·        

[TUJJB-TUMEHAP] Development of GIS-based statistical models for discharge estimation in ungauged basins and basin management plan for Kızılırmak Basin (2011-2014), Coordinator: Dr. Zuhal Akyurek