Osman Börekçi

Rank & Status: 

Associate Professor, full time

Phone Number: 

Tel: +90(212) 359-6447

Fax: 

Fax: +90(212) 287-2457, +90(212) 265-8488

Education: 
Ph.D Coastal Engineering University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, U.S.A. 1982
M.S. Coastal and Oceanographic Engineering University of Florida, Gaineswille, Florida, U.S.A. 1976
B.S. Civil Engineering Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey 1975
Service on the Faculty: 
Associate Professor 1991-Present  
Assistant Professor 1985-1991  
Original Appointment 1985
Experience: 
Responsibility Location Date
Vice Chairman Civil Engineering Dept 1995 - present
Teaching Assistant University of Delaware 1980-1980
Research Assistant University of Delaware 1976-1982
Research Assistant University of Florida 1975-1976
Publications: 

Journal Publications

  • Fahjan,Y., Börekçi, O.S., Erdik,M.; "Eartquake-induced hydrodynamic pressures on a 3D rigid dam reservoir system using DRBEM and a radiation matrix", Int. J. Numer. Meth. Engng.,56, pp1511-1532, 2003

Conference Proceedings

  • Otay, E.N.,Demir,H., Börekçi, O.S.,Work, P.,"Marine sand exploitation off the Turkish Black Sea Coast",Proc. Littoral 2002: The Changing Coast, Eurocoast, EUCC, 467-476,Portugal, 2002.
  • Otay, E.N.,Demir,H., Börekçi,O.S.,"Effects of sand mining on the coastline", ", Proc. Fourth National Coastal Eng. Symposium, 745-758, Antalya, Sept., 2002.(in Turkish)
  • Börekçi, O.S., Tokmak, Y. ," Modeling of wind and tide induced coastal currents using a meshless numerical method", Proc. Fourth National Coastal Eng. Symposium, 465-478, Antalya, Sept., 2002.(in Turkish)
  • Çehreli, Z., Börekçi, O.S.,"İzmit Bay Circulation Modeling", Proc. Third National Coastal Eng. Symposium, 471-481, Çanakkale, Oct., 2000.(in Turkish)
  • Fahjan, Y., Börekçi, O.S.,"3D Dam Reservoir Interaction Modeling", Advances in Civil Engineering, Fourth International Congress, 1343-1352,Gazimağusa, Nov. 2000.
Memberships: 
1990-Present Chamber of Civil Engineers, Istanbul, Turkey
1994-Present International Society for Boundary Elements (ISBE), Southampton, U.K
1994-Present Coastal Zone Management National Committee, Ankara, Turkey
Courses: 
Course Code Course Title Hours per Week
CE 311 Fluid Mechanics 3 (lecture) + 2 (recitation)
CE 312 Hydraulics I 3 (lecture) + 2 (recitation)
CE 414 Introduction to Coastal Engineering 3 (lecture)
CE 514 Coastal Hydrodynamics 3 (lecture)
CE 501 The Boundary Element Method 3 (lecture)