Serdar Soyöz

Rank & Status: 

Associate Professor, Full Time

Phone Number: 

+90(212) 359-7788


+90(212) 287-2457+90(212) 265-8488

Academic Web Page: 
Ph.D. Civil Engineering University of California, Irvine, USA 2007
M.S. Civil Engineering Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey 2004
B.S. Civil Engineering Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey 2001
Service on the Faculty: 
Assistant Professor 2010-Present
Responsibility Location Date
Senior Staff Engineer MMI Engineering, CA, USA 03/ 2008-01/ 2010
Post Doctoral Fellow University of California, Irvine, USA 09/ 2007 – 03/ 2008
Research Assistant University of California, Irvine, USA 09/ 2004 -09/2007
Visiting Researcher International Institute of Seismology and Earthquake Engineering, JAPAN 08/2002-08/2003

Journal Publications:

  • Ozer E., Soyoz S. (2013) “Vibration-based Damage Detection and Seismic Performance Assessment of Bridges”, Earthquake Spectra, accepted.
  • Soyoz S., Taciroglu E., Orakcal K., Nigbor R., Skolnik D., Lus H., Safak E. (2013) "Ambient and Forced vibration testing of a Reinforced Concrete Building Before and After its Seismic Retrofitting", Journal of Structural Engineering, accepted.
  • Soyoz S., Aydin C. (2013) “Effect of Higher Wave Harmonics on the Response of Monopile Type Offshore Wind Turbines”, Journal of Wind Energy, accepted.
  • Soyoz S., Feng M.Q., Shinozuka M. (2010) “Structural Reliability Estimation with Vibration-based Identified Parameters”, Journal of Engineering Mechanics, ASCE, 136 (1), 100-106.
  • Firazzarin M., Feng M.Q., Franchetti P., Soyoz S., Modena C. (2010) “Damage Detection Based on Damping Analysis of Ambient Vibration Data”, Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 17 (4), 368-385.
  • Soyoz S., Feng M.Q. (2009) “Long-term Monitoring and Identification of Bridge Structural Parameters”, Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, 24(2): 82-92.
  • Chen Y., Feng M. Q., Soyoz S. (2008) “Large-Scale Shake Table Test Verification of Bridge Condition Assessment Methods”, Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE, 134(7):1235-1245.
  • Soyoz S., Feng M.Q. (2008) “Instantaneous Damage Detection of Bridge Structures and Experimental Verification”, Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 15(7): 958-973.
  • Earthquake Engineering Research Institute
  • American Society of Civil Engineers
Undergraduate Courses:
  • Mechanics 10F, 11F
  • Strength of Materials 11S
  • Structural Analysis 12F
Graduate Courses:
  • Structural Health Monitoring 10S, 11S, 12S
  • Structural Dynamics 10F
  • Structural Reliability 11F, 12F
  • Earthquake Engineering 12S, 13S
  • California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology (Cal-IT2) EMULEX Graduate Fellowship, 2006.
  • Cal-IT2 Fellowship, 2004.
  • Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) research scholarship, 2002