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Prof.Dr. ZAFER BOZKUŞ
FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
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Education

  Bachelor's, Istanbul Technical University, Civil Eng.
  Master's, Michigan State University, Civil Eng.
  Doctorate, Michigan State University, Civil Eng.

Research

Thesis Supervised

  A.1 Comparison of Physical and Numerical Dam-Break Simulations. Msc Thesis. Ali Kasap. (1996)
  A.2 Pre-Event Dam Failure Analyses for Emergency Management. Msc Thesis. Ali İhsan Güner. (1998)
  A.3 Experimental and Numerical Analysis of Transient Liquid Slug Motion in a Voided Line.. Msc Thesis. Özgür Uğraş Baran. (1999)
  A.4 Experimental Investigation of Scouring Around Inclined Bridge Piers. Msc Thesis. Osman Yıldız. (2001)
  A.5 Experimental Investigation of Energy Dissipation Through Screens.. Msc Thesis. Pınar ÇAKIR. (2003)
  A.6 Experimental Investigation of Energy Dissipation Through Inclined Screens. Msc Thesis. Görkem Balkış. (2004)
  A.7 Experimental Investigation of Local Scours Around Inclined Dual Bridge Piers. Msc Thesis. Murat Çeşme. (2005)
  A.8 Numerical Simulation of the Çınarcık Dam Failure on the Orhaneli River . Msc Thesis. Fırat Bağ. (2005)
  A.9 Experimental Investigation of Energy Dissipation Through Triangular Screens. Msc Thesis. Endam Güngör. (2005)
  A.10 Numerical Simulation of the Kirazlıköprü Dam Failure on the Gökırmak River. Msc Thesis. Koray Karakaya. (2005)
  A.11 Numerical Simulation of Unsteady Flow in an Oil Pipeline Under Various Hydraulic Conditions. Msc Thesis. Emrah TURAN. (2006)
  A.12 " Experimental Investigation of Tailwater Effect on Energy Dissipation by Screens". Msc Thesis. Vedat ASLANKARA. (2007)
  A.13 PREDICTION OF THE TRANSIENT FORCE SUBSEQUENT TO A LIQUID MASS IMPACT ON AN ELBOW OF AN INITIALLY VOIDED LINE.. Phd Thesis. BÜLENT ABBAS KAYHAN. (2009)
  A.14 INVESTIGATION OF WATERHAMMER PROBLEMS IN THE PENSTOCKS OF SMALL HYDROPOWER PLANTS. Msc Thesis. MELİH ÇALAMAK. (2010)
  A.15 DEVELOPMENT OF A COMPUTER SOFTWARE FOR HYDRAULIC DESIGN OF SMALL HYDROPOWER FACILITY.. Msc Thesis. EMİR ALİMOĞLU. (2012)
  A.16 INVESTIGATION OF WATERHAMMER PROBLEMS IN ÇAMLIDERE DAM - İVEDIK WATER TREATMENT PLANT PIPELINE AT VARIOUS HYDRAULIC CONDITIONS.. Msc Thesis. EMRE SAKABAŞ. (2012)
  A.17 Numerical Investigation of Efficient Surge Tank Dimensions in Hydropower Plants under various Hydraulic Conditions. Msc Thesis. Pınar BERBEROĞLU. (2013)
  A.18 Experimental Investigation of Local Scours around Bridge Pier Groups. Msc Thesis. Murat Can ÖZALP. (2013)
  A.19 Numerical Investigation of Protection Measures against Water Hammer in the Yesilvadi Hydropower Plant. Phd Thesis. Samet DURSUN. (2013)
  A.20 Investigation of Waterhammer Problems in the Penstocks of Pumped-Storage Power Plants. Msc Thesis. Ali Ersin DİNÇER. (2013)
  A.21 Comparison of Linear, Labyrinth and Piano Key Weirs to Increase the Discharge Capacity of Existing Spillways for a Given Head. Msc Thesis. DENİZ KARAEREN. (2014)
  A.22 Development of a Computer Aided Engineering Tool for Pipe Lines.. Msc Thesis. Kemal Y. AYDINOĞLU. (2016)
  A.23 Development of a Computer Code to Analyse Fluid Transients in Pressurized Pipe Systems. Msc Thesis. HASAN DALGIÇ. (2017)
  A.24 Numerical Investigation of Free Surface and Pipe Flow Problems by Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics. Phd Thesis. ALİ ERSİN DİNÇER. (2017)

Project Work

  A.1 TEPE Ahşap Pencerelerinin Yağmur Geçirgenliği. AGÜDOS Project Code:96.03.03.16.. TEPE Kapı Doğrama San. ve Tic. A.Ş., 1 AUGUST 1995 - 1 SEPTEMBER 1995. Researcher .
  A.2 Hydraulic Model Tests of Çamlıca-I Hydroelectric Power Plant. (AGÜDOS code:96.03.03.29). AYEN Energy A.Ş. Ankara, 1 AUGUST 1996 - 1 FEBRUARY 1997. Researcher .
  A.3 Investigation of Conveyance Line & Intake Structure of Çamlıdere Dam. AGÜDOS Project Code:96.03.03.05.. SU YAPI Mühendislik ve Müşavirlik A.Ş., 1 JANUARY 1996 - 1 MAY 1996. Coordinator .
  A.4 Numerical and Experimental Investigation of a Liquid Slug Motion in a Voided Line, (AFP 97.03.03.05). ODTU-Araştırma Fonu Projesi, 1 JANUARY 1997 - 1 DECEMBER 1998. Coordinator .
  A.5 Kestel Barajı Yıkılma Analizleri, METU/DMC98-02. United Nations Development Programme, 1 MAY 1998 - 1 JULY 1998. Researcher .
  A.6 Yamula Hydropower Project Model Studies. Demir Enerji A.Ş., 1 JANUARY 2001 - 1 JULY 2001. Researcher .
  A.7 Üçgen Eleklerle Enerji Sönümlenmesinin Deneysel Olarak Araştırılması. ODTÜ-BAP, 1 JANUARY 2005 - 1 SEPTEMBER 2005. Coordinator .
  A.8 Investigation of the Damage on one of the Needles of the Turbine Injectors at Birkapili Hydropowerplant. ERE Hidroelektrik Üretim ve Ticaret A.Ş., 1 JULY 2005 - 1 AUGUST 2005. Coordinator .
  A.9 Çamlıdere Barajı-İvedik Arıtma Tesisi İsale Hattında Çeşitli Hidrolik Koşullar Altında Su Koçu Analizleri. Ankara Beton Boru San. ve. Tic. Ltd., 1 DECEMBER 2005 - 1 DECEMBER 2005. Coordinator .
  A.10 G.Antep Projesinde Akademik Danışmanlık Hizmeti. AGUDOS Project, Consultancy, Test and Experiments. Consultancy, Test and Experiments Tubin Inşaat A.Ş., 1 JANUARY 2013 - 1 DECEMBER 2013. Local Coordinator .
  A.11 Incir Dam and Hydroelectric Power Plant Bottom Outlet and Dissipation Chamber Hydraulic Model Studies. AGUDOS Project, Consultancy, Test and Experiments. Projects (including SAYP) IBA Energy, 1 SEPTEMBER 2013 - 1 JULY 2014. Researcher .
  A.12 İNCİR BARAJI ve HES DİPSAVAK ve DİNLENDİRME HAVUZU HİDROLİK MODEL DENEYLERİ . AGUDOS Project, Consultancy, Test and Experiments. Consultancy, Test and Experiments , 1 SEPTEMBER 2013 - 1 MARCH 2014. Researcher .
  A.13 Boş bir boru hattında aniden basınç altında harekete geçen bir sıvı kütlesinin boru elemanları üzerinde yarattığı pik basınçların deneysel olarak araştırılması.. BAP-1 BAP-1 , 1 JANUARY 2017 - 1 DECEMBER 2017. Local Coordinator .

Consultancy and Expert Reports

  A.1 Analytical and Numerical Solution for a Rigid Liquid-Column Moving in a Pipe with Fluctuating Reservoir-Head and Venting Entrapped Gas. Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands, (5.2016)
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