Profile
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Title: 
Assist. Prof. Dr.
Surname: 
ÖZTÜRK
Status: 
Part-Time Academic Staff
Program: 
Civil Engineering
Telephone: 
2927
E-mail: 
ozturkha@metu.edu.tr
Room: 
R209
Educational Background: 
  • B.S.,M.S., METU; M.S., Ph.D., Michihan State University
Research Interests: 
  • Warm Mix Asphalt (WMA) Foaming Methods and Moisture Dissipation Characteristics of WMA
  • Impact of Crumb Rubber Modification Methods on Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) and WMA Performance
  • Applications of 3D imaging methods (X-Ray Computed Tomography and Microtomography) in Asphalt Mixture and Binders for Microstructural Characterization
  • Material characterization of asphalt mixtures (laboratory characterization, analytical and numerical modeling)
  • Applications of Artificial Neural Networks (ANNs) in Asphalt Mixture
Courses Taught: 
  • CVE363- SOIL MECHANICS
  • CVE303-PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS FOR CIVIL ENGINEERS
  • CVE241- MATERIALS OF CONSTRUCTION "
Selected Publications: 
  • Ozturk, H.I., Kutay, M.E. and Littrup, G. “A Novel Testing Procedure for Foamed Warm Mix Asphalt Binders” ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 2013.
  • Ozturk, H.I. and Kutay, M.E. (2013) “An Artificial Neural Network Model for Virtual Superpave Asphalt Mixture Design”, International Journal of Pavement Engineering, in press.
  • Kutay, M.E. and Ozturk, H. (2012) “Investigation of Moisture Dissipation in Foam-based Warm Mix Asphalt Using Synchrotron-Based X-Ray Microtomography”, ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, Vol. 24, No 6, pp. 674-683
  • Kutay, M.E., Ozturk, H., Abbas, A. and Hu, C (2011) “Comparison of 2D and 3D Image-Based Aggregate Morphological Indices”, International Journal of Pavement Engineering, Vol. 12, Issue 4, pp. 421-431.
  • Kutay, M.E. and Ozturk, H.I. (2012) “Internal structure characteristics of crumb rubber modified asphalt binders: An analysis using 3D X-ray Microtomography Imaging” Asphalt Rubber Conference, Munich.
  • Ozturk, H.I., Tascioglu, B., Kutay, M.E., Littrup, G. (2011) “Impact of Crumb Rubber Modified Binder Preparation Process on Hot Mix Asphalt Performance” 5th Eurasphalt & Eurobitume Congress.