Prof. MURAT ALTUG ERBERIK

Date of Birth: 13-06-1971

POSITION

  • Associate Professor
  • Middle East Technical University
  • Civil Engineering Department
  • Office K7 - 103 Balgat 06531
  • Ankara TURKEY
  • Phone: +90 312 2102443
  • Fax: +90 312 2101328
  • e-mail: altug@metu.edu.tr


EDUCATION

  • Middle East Technical University Civil Engineering Department, B.S., 1993
  • Middle East Technical University Civil Engineering Department (Structural Mech), M.S., 1995
  • Middle East Technical University Civil Engineering Department (Structural Mech), Ph.D., 2001


ACADEMIC HISTORY

  • 1994-2001: Research Assistant,  Middle East Technical University, Civil Engineering Department
  • 2002-2003: Post-doc Researcher, Mid-America Earthquake Center, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • 2003-2004: Instructor, Middle East Technical, University Civil Engineering Department
  • 2004-2009: Assistant Professor, Middle East Technical, University Civil Engineering Department
  • 2009-present: Assistant Professor, Middle East Technical, University Civil Engineering Department


HONORS/KEYNOTE AND GUEST LECTURES/STATE-OF-THE-ART PRESENTATIONS

  • 2008: Mustafa Parlar Foundation Research Incentive Award
  • 2007: METU Engineering Faculty Performance Incentive
  • 2002: TUBİTAK Nato Post-Doctoral Research Scholarship


PUBLICATIONS

  • Number of technical papers in a peer-reviewed journal covered by SCI: 8
  • Number of technical papers in a peer-reviewed journal covered by other indexes: 1
  • Total number of citations: 19
  • Number of conference papers published in the proceedings of a refereed conference regularly held by an international organization: 13
  • Number of chapters in a scientific book published by internationally known publishers: 1


Selected Recent Publications

  • Erberik M.A., 2008. “Fragility-based assessment of typical mid-rise and low-rise RC buildings in Turkey”, Engineering Structures 30, 1360-1374.
  • Erberik M.A., 2008. “Generation of fragility curves for Turkish masonry buildings considering in-plane failure modes”, Earthquake Eng. and Str. Dyn. 37, 387-405.
  • Ay B.Ö., Erberik M.A., 2008. “Vulnerability of Turkish Low-Rise and Mid-Rise Reinforced Concrete Frame Structures”, Journal of Earthquake Engineering 12(S2), 2-11.
  • Erberik M.A., Elnashai A.S., 2006. “Loss Estimation Analysis of Flat-slab Structures”, ASCE Natural Hazards Review 7, 26-37.
  • Erberik M.A., Elnashai A.S., 2004. “Fragility Analysis of Flat-slab Structures”, Engineering Structures 26, 937-948.
  • Erberik M.A., Sucuoğlu H., 2004. “Seismic Energy Dissipation in Deteriorating Systems through Low-cycle Fatigue”, Earthquake Eng. and Str. Dyn. 33, 49-67.
  • Sucuoğlu H., Erberik M.A., 2004. “Energy Based Hysteresis and Damage Models for Deteriorating Systems”, Earthquake Eng. and Str. Dyn. 33, 69-88.


OTHER RELEVANT ACTIVITIES IN LAST FEW YEARS
Worked in the Istanbul Earthquake Masterplan Project under the workpackage titled as “seismic safety assessment of masonry buildings” for provinces Zeytinburnu, Fatih and Kucukcekmece.