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Özgür Öztürk, Ph.D

 

Scope of Duties

  • Supervision of the lecture GPEK I
  • Contact person for foreign guests of the institute
  • Contact person for student theses at the institute

Office Hours

  • on appointment

Current Research Projects

  • ELISA: Elektrifizierter, innovativer Schwerverkehr auf Autobahnen

More Information about Özgür Öztürk, Ph.D., before his Employment at IVV

Özgür Öztürk, Ph.D, received his doctorate in 2014 at Rutgers The State University of New Jersey on the topic “Investigating impact of work zones on crash frequency, severity and traffic”. During 1st of January until 30th of June 2018, Mr. Öztürk supported the IVV as a Guest Professor. Since July 2018 he is part of the research team of the IVV as a Postdoc.

Research Interests

  • Traffic Flow Theory
  • Traffic Safety
  • Data Analysis
  • Electric Road Systems (ERS)
  • Optional City Transportation
  • Urban Transportation Plannung
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)

Awards

  • The Best Student Paper Award for AEE'06, WSEAS, Prague 2006

Research Projects

  • Evaluation of Hand-held Devices, Forschungsprojekt gefördert durch New Jersey Department of Transportation, Juli 2013 – Mai 2014, Rutgers University, New Jersey, US
  • Measuring Benefits of Transit Oriented Development, Forschungsprojekt gefördert durch New Jersey Department of Transportation, September 2012 – August 2013, Rutgers University, New Jersey, US
  • Work Zone Safety Analysis, Forschungsprojekt des New Jersey Department of Transportation, Juli 2011 – Mai 2013, Rutgers University, New Jersey, US
  • Development of a Computer Package Program for the Frequency Analysis and Depth-Duration-Recurrence Relations of 14 Sequential-Duration Recorded Annual Rainfall Peaks Series From 5 Minutes to 24 Hours, Forschungsprojekt des Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey, 2007 – 2009, Erciyes University, Turkey
  • River Sediment Load Modelling Using Fuzzy-Neuro Approach, Forschungsprojekt des Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey, 2006 – 2008, Erciyes University, Turkey

Publications

  • Yang, H., Ozbay, K., Öztürk, Ö., Xie, K. (2015)
    Work Zone Safety Analysis and Modeling: A State-of-the-Art Review.
    In: Traffic Injury Prevention, Vol.16, Issue 4, February 2015, pp. 387-396.
  • Mudigonda, S., Ozbay, K., Özgür, Ö., Iyer, S., Noland, R. B. (2014)
    Quantifying Transportation Benefits of Transit-Oriented Development in New Jersey.
    In: Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, Volume 2417/Transit 2014, Vol. 3, December 2014, pp. 111-120.
  • Yang, H., Ozbay, K., Bartin, B. Öztürk, Ö. (2014)
    Assessing the Safety Effects of Removing Highway Mainline Barrier Toll Plazas.
    In: Journal of Transportation Engineering, Vol. 140, Issue 8, August 2014.
  • Yang, H., Ozbay, K., Öztürk, Ö., Yildirimoglue, M. (2013)
    Modelling Work Zone Crash Frequency by Quantifying Measruement Errors in Work Zone Length.
    In: Accident Analysis & Prevention, Vol. 55, June 2013, pp. 192-201.
  • Kisi, O., Haktanir, T., Ardiclioglu, M., Öztürk, Ö., Yalcin, E., Uludag, S. (2007)
    Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Computing Technique for Suspended Sediment Estimation.
    In: Advances in Engineering Software, Vol. 40 (6), 2007, pp. 438-444.
  • Kisi, O., Öztürk, Ö. (2007)
    Adaptive Neurofuzzy Computing Technique for Evapotranspiration Estimation.
    In: Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, Vol. 12 (5), 2007, pp. 368-379.
  • Ardiclioglu, M., Öztürk, Ö. (2006)
    Numerical and experimental determination of boundary layer thickness.
    In: WSEAS Transactions on Systems, Vol. 5, 2006, pp. 1186-1189 (Engineering Index).

Presentations and Conference Distributions

  • Oral Presentation elaborated by Manfred Boltze, Regina Linke, Ferdinand Schöpp, Jürgen K. Wilke, Özgür Öztürk and Danny Wauri (2020)
    Insights into the Operation of Overhead Line Hybrid Trucks on the ELISA Test Track
    4th Electric Road Systems Webinar 2020.
    (Due to Corona Pandemic ERS conference in 2020 had to be cancelled and was replaced through a webinar.)
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  • Öztürk, Ö. (2020)
    ELISA – „Electrified, innovative heavy goods transport on highways “ The Field-Test in Hessen – Introduction to the Project.
    Expert workshop: Catenary hybrid trucks to decarbonise heavy road transport –what can we learn from field tests in Germany?, Munich, Germany, 16th of January 2020.
  • Öztürk, Ö. (2019)
    Potential Analysis for the eHighway System Evaluation by Using Existing Datasets
    Presentation at: International Doctoral Seminar. Takashima, Japan, 14th to 18th of October 2019.
  • Öztürk, Ö., Boltze, M. (2019)
    Evaluation Concept. Verification of the ELISA eHighway
    Poster-Presentation at: 3rd Electric Road Systems Conference 2019, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 07th to 08th of May 2019.
  • Öztürk, Ö., Ozbay, K. (2015)
    Estimating the initial impact of the long-term work zone projects
    1st IRF Europe & Central Asia Regional Congress, Istanbul, Turkey, 15th to 18th of September 2015.
  • Öztürk, Ö., Ozbay, K., Yang, H. (2015)
    Investigating the Impact of Work Zones on Crash Severity by Comparative Analysis
    Transportation Research Board 94th Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., USA, 11th to 15th of January 2015.
  • Öztürk, Ö., Ozbay, K., Yang, H. (2014)
    Estimating the Impact of Work Zones on Highway Safety
    Transportation Research Board 93rd Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., USA, 12th to 16th of January 2014.
  • Öztürk, Ö., Ozbay, K., Yang, H., Bartin, B. (2013)
    Crash Frequency Modelling for Highway Contruction Zones
    Transportation Research Board 92nd Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., USA, 13th – 17th of January 2013.
  • Yang, H., Ozbay, K., Bartin, B., Öztürk, Ö. (2013)
    Effect of Removing Freeway Mainline Barrier Toll Plazas on Safety
    Transportation Research Board 92nd Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., USA, 13th – 17th of January 2013.
  • Kisi, O., Öztürk, Ö. (2007)
    Forecasting River Flows and Estimating Missing Data Using Soft Computing Techniques
    International Congress on River Basin Management, Antalya, Turkey, 22nd to 24th of March 2007.
  • Adriclioglu, M., Öztürk, Ö., Seckin, G. (2006)
    Experimental Investigation of Effects of Bridges on Water Surface Profiles in Reaches Constricted by Bridge Openings
    7th International Congress on Advances in Civil Engineering, Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey, 11th to 13th of October 2006.
  • Ardiclioglu, M, Öztürk, Ö. (2006)
    Application of the Method of Entropy for Determination of Velocity Distribution and Flow Rate in Natural Streams
    7th International Congress on Advances in Civil Engineering, Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey, 11th to 13th of October 2006.

Moderations

  • International Doctoral Seminar (IDS) 2018, Annweiler am Trifels (Deutschland), 04.-09. November 2018.
  • International Symposium: Rail Transport Demand Management (RTDM 2018), Darmstadt (Deutschland), 24.-25. Oktober 2018.
  • 1st IRF Europe & Central Asia Regional Congress, (2 sessions), Istanbul (Turkey), 15.-18. September 2015.