Prof. AHMET YAKUT

POSITION
Assoc. Prof. , Department of Civil Engineering, Middle East Technical University
Ankara, Turkey 06531
Phone: +90-312-210 5406
Fax: +90-312-210 7991

EDUCATION
The University of Texas at Austin, USA, PhD, 2000.
Middle East Technical University, Turkey, M.S., 1992
Middle East Technical University, Turkey, B.S., 1989

ACADEMIC HISTORY
2005- Present, Assoc. Prof. Middle East Technical University, Turkey
2002-2005, Assist. Prof. Middle East Technical University, Turkey
2000-2001, Part-time Instructor, Northeastern University, Boston, USA

PUBLICATIONS
17 Journal Papers, 38 conference papers

Selected Recent Publications

  • Ahmet Yakut and Hazım Yılmaz, Correlation of Deformation Demands with Ground Motion Intensity, Journal of Structural Engineering-ASCE, Volume 134, Issue 12, pages 1818-1828, December 2008.
  • Ahmet Yakut, “Capacity Related Properties of RC Frame Buildings in Turkey”, Journal of Earthquake Engineering, 12 (S2):265–272, Jan 2008.
  • Emrah Erduran, Ahmet yakut, “Component damage functions for reinforced concrete frame structures”, Engineering Structures. 29(9):2242–2253, September (2007).
  • Emrah Erduran, Ahmet yakut, “Vulnerability Assessment of Reinforced Concrete Moment Resisting Frame Buildings”, ASCE-Journal of Structural Engineering, 133(4):576–586, April (2007).
  • Ahmet Yakut , Güney Özcebe, M. Semih Yücemen, “Seismic vulnerability assessment using regional empirical data”, Earthquake Engng Struct. Dyn. 35(10):1187–1202, August (2006).
  • İlker Kazaz, Ahmet Yakut , Polat Gülkan, “Seismic response assessment of a stiff structure”, Earthquake Engng Struct. Dyn. 35(6):737–759, May (2006).