Concrete and Earthquake Engineering Research Group

Department of Civil & Structural Engineering

Miss Yagmur Topcuoglugil

Erasmus Intern

Contact

ci4yt@sheffield.ac.uk

Department of Civil and Structural Engineering
Sir Frederick Mappin Building
Mappin Street,
Sheffield,
S1 3JD

Profile

Yagmur has obtained her Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering in 2015 from the Middle East Technical University (Turkey), focusing in Structural Engineering. She worked in a structural design company for a year, while currently is completing her MSc studies in Structural Engineering at Middle East Technical University. Her MSc dissertation focuses on the "Numerical Modelling of Cold Formed Shear Wall Panels". Yagmur visited the Department of Civil and Structural Engineering at the University of Sheffield as a research intern from June to September 2017 in the framework of Erasmus+ Traineeship program for 2016-2017, funded by the European Union.

Research project(s)

Post-earthquake Disaster and Risk Management through a Rapid Response Framework for Industrial Zones in Turkey

The Concrete and Earthquake Engineering (CEE) group secured a Newton Fund Institutional Links grant for a two-year project on ‘Post-earthquake Disaster and Risk Management through a Rapid Response Framework for Industrial Zones in Turkey’. Catastrophic damage to industrial facilities during the 1999 Kocaeli earthquake caused extensive fires and environmental pollution...