Özer Çinicioğlu (Vice Chair)

Rank & Status: 

Associate Professor, Full Time

Phone Number: 

+90(212) 359-7533

Fax: 

+90(212) 287-2457, +90(212) 265-8488

Education: 
Ph.D 2001-2005

University of Colorado at Boulder, Dept. of Civil, Environmental,and Architectural Eng.

M.S. Civil Engineering Bogazici University, Department of Civil Engineering
B.S. Civil Engineering Istanbul Technical University, Department of Civil Engineering
Experience: 
Responsibility Location Date
Teaching Assistant University of Colorado at Boulder 2001-2002
Research Assistant University of Colorado at Boulder 2002-2005
Lecturer Bogazici University 2005-2007
Assistant Professor Bogazici University 2007-2013
Associate Professor Bogazici University 2013-present

 

Publications: 

Journal Publications

  • Cinicioglu, O., Znidarcic, D., and Ko, H.Y. (2006) "A New Centrifugal Testing Method: Descending Gravity Test", ASTM, Geotechnical Testing Journal, vol. 29, no.5, 355-364.
  • Çinicioglu, Ö. (2007) "Yükleme-Bosaltma Egrilerinin Önkonsolidayon Basincina Göre Tanimlanmasi," Teknik Dergi, IMO, vol.18, no.2, pp.4133-4143.
  • Cinicioglu, O., Znidarcic, D., and Ko, H.Y. (2007) "A New Structure Based Model for Estimating Undrained Shear Strength," Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, vol.133, no.10, pp.1290.1301.
  • Cinicioglu, O. (2007) "Unloading-Reloading Lines as a Function of Preconsolidation Pressure," Technical Journal, Turkish Chamber of Civil Engineers Digest, vol.18, December, pp. 1141-1151.
  • Cinicioglu, O. (2008) "Discussion of 'Effect of Penetration Rate on Penetrometer Resistance in Clay' by Shin Fun Chung, Mark F. Randolph, and James A. Schneider,"Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, vol.134, no.4, pp.551-552.

Conference Proceedings

  • Jeanjean, P., Znidarcic, D., Philipps, R., Ko, H.Y., Pfister, S., Cinicioglu, O., and Schroeder, K. (2006) "Centrifuge Testing on Suction Anchors: Double-Wall, Stiff Clays, and Layered Soil Profile," Offshore Technology Conference, Houston, Texas, USA, May, 1-4.
  • Cinicioglu, O., Znidarcic, D., and Ko, H.Y. (2006) "A Centrifugal Method for Observing the Uncoupled Effects of Void Ratio and Stress History on Undrained Shear Strength of Clays," Int. Conf. on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics, Hong Kong, August, 4-6.
  • Çinicioglu, Ö., Znidarcic, D., and Ko, H.Y. (2006) "Anizotropik Killer için Bosluk Orani, Asiri Konsolidasyon Orani ve Kesme Mukavemeti Iliskilerinin Tanimlanmasi," Zemin Mekanigi ve Temel Mühendisligi Onbirinci Ulusal Kongresi, Eylül, 7-8, Karadeniz Teknik Üniversitesi, Trabzon.
  • Cinicioglu, O. Znidarcic, D., and Ko, H.Y. (2007) "A New Model Linking Soil Structure to Strength," 18th European Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference, Ancona, Italy.
  • Çagbayir, Ç. Ve Çinicioglu, Ö. (2008) "Arazide Araç Mobilite Problemleri için Sismik Tasima Gücü Yaklasimi", Zemin Mekanigi ve Temel Mühendisligi Onikinci Ulusal Kongresi, 16-17 Ekim, Konya Selçuk Üniversitesi, Konya.
  • Çinicioğlu, Ö. and Çağbayır, Ç. (2009) “Off-road mobility assessment based on seismic bearing capacity,” 17th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, 5-9 October, Alexandria, Egypt.

  • Çinicioğlu, Ö. and Çağbayır, Ç. (2009) “Tam Plastik Zeminlerde Araç Hareketliliğinin İncelenmesi,” 3. Geoteknik Sempozyumu, 3-4 Aralık, Adana.

  • Eşidir, Y. and Çinicioğlu, Ö. (2010) “Ayrık Elemanlar Yöntemi ile Zemin Daneleri Arası Sürtünme Katsayısının Belirlenmesi,” Zemin Mekaniği ve Temel Mühendisliği Onüçüncü Ulusal Kongresi, 30 Eylül-1 Ekim, Kültür Üniversitesi, İstanbul.

Research Reports

  • Ozer Cinicioglu, Changsoo Hwang, Hon-Yim Ko, and Dobroslav Znidarcic (2003), "Centrifuge Testing of Suction Anchors in Stiff Clays", Report on Tests 1, 2, and 3, Prepared for BP America Inc.
  • Ozer Cinicioglu, Dobroslav Znidarcic, and Hon-Yim Ko (2004), "Centrifuge Testing of Suction Anchors in Stiff Clays Overlying Sand Layers", Report on Tests A, B, C, and D, Prepared for BP America Inc.
  • Ozer Cinicioglu, Dobroslav Znidarcic (2004), "Consolidation Test Results for Slurry Samples," Fox River Project, Prepared for Shaw E&I, Inc.
  • Ozer Cinicioglu, Dobroslav Znidarcic (2005), "Consolidation Test Results for Slurry Samples," Fox River Project, Prepared for Shaw E&I, Inc.
  • "Analysis of Retrogressive Slope Stability Failures," Bogazici University Research Fund, (08A402).
Memberships: 
  • Turkish Chamber of Civil Engineers (İMO)
  • National Committee of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (ZMTM)
  • International Society of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (ISSMGE)
  • ISSMGE TC29 : Technical Committee for Laboratory Stress Strain Strength Testing of Geomaterials
Courses: 
Mechanics of Materials Undergraduate
Soil Mechanics I Undergraduate
Foundation Engineering Graduate
Soil Mechanics II Graduate
Geotechnical Modelling Graduate
Graduate Seminar Graduate
Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering Graduate
Critical State Soil Mechanics Graduate
Awards: 
University Fellowship from the Graduate School, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2003

University Fellowship from the Graduate School, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2004.

National Committee of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering – Selected representative to the 18th European Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference, Ancona, Italy, 2007