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HUSEYIN BILGIN's PERSONAL WEBPAGE

Huseyin Bilgin is an Associate Professor in the Civil Engineering Department at Epoka University, Tirana Albania. He is actively taking part in teaching, research and the practice of structural and earthquake engineering, with emphasis on the response, analysis and design of reinforced concrete and masonry structures.

  • He teaches the compulsory core courses Engineering Mechanics and Mechanics of Materials for second-year students and, he is the coordinator of the elective courses Introduction to Structural Dynamics, Supervised Independent Study and Research and Introduction to Earthquake Resistant Design in the 7th and 8th semesters of the area of structural engineering specialization. He also teaches the graduate courses Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering.
  • His main research interests are related to the response of structures to extreme loads focusing on the areas of structural and earthquake engineering with the emphasis on problems of non-linearity and performance evaluation of members, connections and structures.
  • He has been involved in several research projects in these areas and has worked as an expert consultant on numerous engineering projects mostly made of reinforced concrete, but also of other structural materials. He has also participated in various national and international scientific activities related to structural and earthquake engineering.
  • He supervises PhD, MSc and undergraduate students studying in the above fields.

Academic & Administrative Positions

  • present2017

    Associate Professor of Civil Engineering

    Epoka University

  • 20172014

    Dean of the Faculty of Architecture and Engineering

    Epoka University

  • 20142013

    Associate Professor and Head of Civil Engineering

    Epoka University

  • 20132010

    Assistant Professor and Deputy Dean

    Epoka University

  • 20102007

    Assistant Professor and Head of Civil Engineering Department

    Epoka University

Education & Training

  • Ph.D 2007

    Ph.D. in Civil Engineering

    Pamukkale University

  • M.Sc. 2003

    M.Sc.

    Suleyman Demirel University, Turkey

  • BSc 2000

    BSc

    Suleyman Demirel University, Turkey



Honors, Awards and Grants

  • June 2010
    Distinguished Scientific Achievement Award
    Awarded with the best Academician of Epoka University during 2009-2010
  • 2006
    Pamukkale University Research Grant
  • 2005-2007
    The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey Research Grant
    Granted with scholarship during 2005-2007 by the The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK)