English CV

  • Name and Surname               : Professor Cetin MEKİK
  • Marital Status                         : Married with 3 children
  • Foreign Language                  : English (Proficiency Level)
  • E-mail                                   : cmekik@hotmail.com
  • Phone                                   : +90 532 471 2203

Academic Credentials:

  • Doctorate (Ph.D.) : University of Newcastle upon Tyne (UK), 1996; Thesis Title : Tropospheric Delay Modelling in Precise GPS Relative Positioning; Supervisor : Prof. Dr. Paul A. Cross
  • Graduate (M.Phil.) : University of Newcastle upon Tyne (UK), 1991; Thesis Title : A Comparison of Tropospheric Refraction Models for GPS Double Difference Observations; Supervisor : Prof. Dr. Paul A. Cross
  • Undergraduate (B.Sc.) : Technical University of Istanbul (Turkey), 1988; Dissertation Title : Precise Positioning and Heighting on Alibey Damn for Deformation Monitoring (Turkish: Alibey Barajında Deformasyon Amaçlı Presizyonlu Konum ve Kot Belirleme); Supervisor: Assoc. Prof.Dr. Emirhan Algül

Current Status:

Head of Department of Geomatics Engineering  Engineering Faculty at Bulent Ecevit University of Zonguldak.

Awards:

  • International Article Reward by Engineering Faculty of Bulent Ecevit University 2017
  • Higher Education Council Academic Incentive Award 2016, 2017
  • BEÜ Presidency Award for Organizing International Symposium 2013.
  • TUBITAK International Article Incentive Awards 2009-2017.
  • International Article Reward by Engineering Faculty of Zonguldak Karaelmas University 2011.
  • Post-graduate education in England awarded and sponsored by Ministry of National Education of Turkey on the basis of winning a nation-wide professional examination 1989.
  • Honoury Degree given by Technical University of Istanbul for receiving the highest grades amongst his fellow graduates in 1988.

Scientific Publications

Books

Chapters in Books

Papers Published in International and National Journals (Articles):

  • Bayık, C., Becek, K., Mekik, C. and  Özendi, M. (2017) “On the Vertical Accuracy of the ALOS World 3D-30m Digital Elevation Model”, Remote Sensing, doi: 10.20944/preprints201708.0081.v1 [link]
  • Li, D., C. Mekik, S. Jin and H. Kutoglu (2017) “3-D ionospheric tomography from dense GNSS observations based on an improved two-step iterative algorithm”, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics (in review).
  • Deniz, I., G. Gurbuz and C. Mekik (2017) “GNSS Meteorology: Development and Interpolation of Precise Regional Conversion Parameters”, GPS Solutions  (in review).
  • Inyurt, S., Yildirim, O., and C. Mekik (2017) “Comparison between IRI-2012 and GPS-TEC observations over the western Black Sea”, Annales Geophysica, 35, pp. 817-824.[link]
  • Mekik, C and I. Deniz (2017) “Modelling and Validation of the Weighted Mean Temperature for Turkey”, Meteorological Applications, 24, pp.92-100.[link]
  • Arca, D., H.K. Citiroglu, S.H. Kutoglu, C. Mekik,  T. Deguchi  (2017) “Assessment of Geo-Environmental Properties Depressing Urban Development with GIS: A Case Study of Kozlu Settlement, Turkey”, Natural Hazards,  87 (1), pp 307–322.[link]
  • Tasoglu, I.K., H.K. Citiroglu and C. Mekik (2016) “GIS-based Landslide Susceptibility Assessment: A Case Study in Kelemen Valley (Yenice-Karabuk, NW Turkey)”, Environmental Earth Sciences, 75 (1291).[pdf]
  • Zhao, X., S.G. Jin, C. Mekik and J. Feng (2016), “Evaluation of Regional Ionopsheric Grid Model over China from Dense GPS Observations”, Geodesy and Geodynamics., 7(5), pp. 361-368.[link]
  • Yildirim, O., S. Inyurt, C. Mekik (2016) “Review of Variations in Mw<7 Earthquake Motions on Positions and TEC (Mw=6.5 Aegean Sea Earthquake Sample)”, Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 16, pp.543-557.[link]
  • Kutoglu, H.S., M. Toker, C. Mekik (2016) “The 3-D Strain Patterns in Turkey using Geodetic velocity fields from the RTK-CORS (TR) Network”, Journal of African Earth Sciences, 115, pp. 246-270.[link]
  • Kutoglu, H.S., M. Toker, C. Mekik (2016) “Corrigendum to ‘The 3-D Strain Patterns in Turkey using Geodetic velocity fields from the RTK-CORS (TR) Network [J. African Earth Sci. 115(2016) 246-270]’”, Journal of African Earth -Sciences, 124, pp. 517-518.[link]
  • Mekik, Ç. (2016) “Procuring Q Conversion Factor for All of Turkey in Estimation of Water Vapor with GNSS” (Turkish: Tüm Turkiye İçin GNSS ile Su Buharının Kestiriminde Q Dönüşüm Faktörünün Elde Edilmesi), Karaelmas Science and Engineering Journal, 6(1), 90-99.
  • Arca, D., H.K. Çıtıroğlu, Ş.H. Kutoğlu, H. Kemaldere, C. Mekik, S. Sargınoğlu, M. Arslanoğlu (2014) “Unsustainable urban development for Zonguldak metropolitan area (NW Turkey)”, International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology, Vol. 21(5), 398-405.[link]
  • Gürbüz, G., C. Mekik, İ. Deniz, R. Szabolcs (2014) “Comparison of Precipitable Water Vapor Values Obtained from Radiosonde and GPS Observations” (Turkish: Radyosonda ve GPS Verileri ile Elde Edilen Yoğuşabilir Su Buharı Değerlerinin Karşılaştırılması)” Electronic Journal of Geomatics Technologies, 6 (3), 32-39.
  • Bakıcı, S. and C. Mekik (2014) “TUSAGA-Aktif: Delivering benefits to Turkey”, Coordinates, 10 (2), pp. 19-26, 2014. [link]
  • Mekik, C., Kutoglu, H. and Gormus, K. S (2013) “Historical account of monitoring the North Anatolian Fault at the Ismetpasa segment and the latest findings”, Eds. Brebbia, CA and Hernandez, S., Earthquake Resistant Engineering Structures IX, WIT Transactions on the Built Environment, 132:259-270.[link]
  • Can, E., C. Mekik, Ş. Kuscu and H. Akcin (2013) “Monitoring deformations on engineering structures in Kozlu Hard Coal Basin”, Natural Hazards, 65(3), pp.2311-2330, 2013. Doi: 10.1007/s11069-012-0477-x
  • Can, E., C. Mekik, Ş. Kuscu and H. Akcin (2013) “Computation of Subsidence Parameters Resulting From Layer Movements Post-Operations of Underground Mining”, Journal of Structural Geology, 47(1), pp.16-24, 2013. DOI: 10.1016/j.jsg.2012.11.005
  • Can, E., S. Kuscu and C. Mekik (2012) ”Determination of Underground Mining Induced Displacements using GPS observations in Zonguldak-Kozlu Hard Coal Basin”, International Journal of Coal Geology, 89(1), pp.62-69, 2012. DOI: 10.1016/j.coal.2011.08.006
  • Can, E., Ş. Kuşçu, H. Akçın ve Ç. Mekik (2012) “Measuring effects of mining on surface structure”, Coordinates, 8(11), 20-26, 2012.
  • Rizos, C. ve C. Mekik (2012) “Turkish translation of “Geodesy: Out with the Old, In with the New” (Turkish: “Jeodezi: Gitsin Eskisi, Gelsin Yenisi”, HKMO Geomatics Bulletin, 83, 62-64, ISSN 1300/3535.
  • Mekik, C., Ö. Yıldırım and S. Bakıcı (2011) “The Turkish RTK CORS Network (TUSAGA-Aktif) Infrastructure”, Scientific Research and Essays, 6(19), pp. 3986-3999, 2011. DOI: 10.5897/SRE10.923
  • Can, E., C. Mekik, Ş. Kuşcu and H. Akcin, (2011) “Subsidence occurring in mining regions and a case study of Zonguldak-Kozlu Basin”, Scientific Research and Essays, 6(6), pp. 1317-1327, 2011. DOI: 10.5897/SRE10.1017
  • Yıldırım, Ö., Ç. Mekik ve S. Bakıcı (2011) “Contribution of TUSAGA-Aktif(CORS-TR) System to General Directorate of Land Registry and Cadastre” (Turkish: TUSAGA-Aktif (CORS-TR) Sisteminin Tapu ve Kadastro Genel Müdürlüğüne Katkıları”, HKM Journal of Geodesy, Geoinformation and Land Management, Special Issue, 134-139.
  • Mekik, C. and O. Can (2010) “Multipath Effects in RTK GPS and A Case Study”, Journal of Aeronautics, Astronautics, and Aviation, Series A, special issue, 42(4), pp. 231-240, 2010.
  • Mekik, C. and O. Can (2010) “An Investigation on Multipath Errors in Real Time Kinematic GPS Method.” Scientific Research and Essays, 5(16), 2186-2200, 2010. DOI: 10.3390/rs1010022
  • Mekik, C. and M. Arslanoglu, M. (2009) “Investigation on Accuracies of Real Time Kinematic GPS for GIS Applications”, Remote Sensing, 1 (1), 22-35, 2009. DOI:10.3390/rs1010022
  • Kutoglu, S.H., T. Ayan and C. Mekik (2006) “Integrating GPS with National Networks by Collocation Method”, J. Appl. Mathematics and Computation, 117(2), 508-514, 2006. DOI: 10.1016/j.amc.2005.11.029.
  • Görmüş, K.S.,  Ç. Mekik ve H.Ş. Kutoğlu (2006) “Time Series Analysis of Real Time Kinematic GPS Observations to Determine Resonance of A Bridge” (Turkish: Gerçek Zamanlı Kinematik GPS ile Ölçülen Köprü Salınımlarının Zaman Serisi Analizi), HKM Journal of Geodesy, Geoinformation and Land Management, 95, 25-35.
  • Mekik, Ç. (2004) “Format in Scientific Writing and GIYBIS Arrangement” (Turkish: Bilimsel Yazımda Biçim ve GİYBİS Düzenlemesi”,  HKM Journal of Geodesy, Geoinformation and Land Management, 90, 41-45, 2004.
  • Kutoglu, S.H., C. Mekik and H. Akcin, (2003)“Effects of Errors In Coordinates On Transformation Parameters”, ASCE J. Surv. Eng., 129(3), 91-94, 2003. 1061/(ASCE)0733-9453(2003)129:3(91).
  • Mekik, Ç. (2003)“Pseudolites” (Turkish: Uydusallar)” HKM Journal of Geodesy, Geoinformation and Land Management, 88, 21-30, 2003
  • Kutoglu, S.H., C. Mekik and H. Akcin, (2002) “A Comparison Of Two Well Known 7-Parameter Transformation Models”, The Australian Surveyor, (Yeni adı: J. Spatial Science, SCI), 47(1), 24-30, 2002. DOI: 10.1080/00050356.2002.10558839
  • Niemeier, W. and C. Mekik (2001) Turkish translation of “Potential of the Global Positioning System for Local Deformation Studies” (Turkish: Yerel Deformasyon Çalışmalarında Global Konumlama Sisteminin Potansiyeli), HKMO Journal, 87, 24-37, 2001.
  • Mekik, C., (1999) “Atmospheric Effects in GPS” (Turkish: GPS’te Atmosferin Etkileri), HKMO Journal, 86, 14-20.
  • Mekik, C. and H. Akcin (1998) “Integer Ambiguity Resolution Methods in GPS” (Turkish: GPS’te Tamsayı Belirsizlik Çözümleri), HKMO Journal, 84, 35-50.
  • Rüeger, J.M. and C. Mekik (1997) Turkish translation of “Surveying practice, education, textbooks and instrument design in the light oftchanging instrumentation’” (Turkish: Değişen Alet Dünyasında Ölçme Uygulaması, Eğitimi, Ders Kitapları ve Alet Tasarımı), HKMO Journal, 83, 111-120.

Papers Presented at International Scientific Meetings:

  • Deniz, I., Gurbuz, G., Mekik, C. (2017) “Intercomparison of PWV from MODIS, radiosonde and GPS at Ankara TUSAGA-Active station”, IGS Workshop 2017, Paris, France, 3-7 July, 2017.
  • Mekik, C., Deniz, I., Gurbuz, G. (2017) “Determination of the Most Applicable Precipitable Water Vapour Model for Turkey using GNSS”, FIG Working Week 2017, Session TS08C: GNSS II, Helsinki, Finland, 29 May-2 June, 2017.
  • Mekik, C., Inyurt, S. And Yildirim, O. (2017) “Inversitigation of Seasonal Ionospheric Variations from GNSS and IRI-2012”, Fifth International Conference on Raidation and Applications in Various Fields of Research (RAD2017), Budva, Montenegro, 12-16 June 2017.
  • Mekik, C. (2017) “Studies Conducted on Water Vapour Estimation and Tropospheric Effects using GNSS in Turkey.” COST Action Group ES1206 Management Committee and Working Group Meeting, ESTEC-Noordwijk, Netherlands, 21-23 February, 2017.
  • Deniz, I., C. Mekik and G. Gurbuz (2017) “Comparisons of PWV derived from GNSS and radiosonde observations“, COST Action Group ES1206 Management Committee and Working Group Meeting, ESTEC-Noordwijk, Netherlands, 21-23 February, 2017.
  • Mekik, C. (2016) “An overview of studies on tropospheric parameters and IVW computations in Turkey.”, COST Action Group ES1206 Management Committee and Working Group Meeting, Potsdam, Germany, 1-2 September, 2016.
  • Deniz, I., C. Mekik and G. Gurbuz (2016) “Comparison of PWV Solutions using Bernes and GAMIT/GLOBK Software”, COST Action Group ES1206 Second Summer School, Student Abstracts, Potsdam, Germany, 29-31 August, 2016.
  • Inyurt, S., C. Mekik and O. Yildirim (2016) “Investigation of Tec Variation Induced by Geomagnetic Activity”, GEOMED 2016 Proceedings of 4th International Geography Symposium, 1104-1108, Antalya, Turkey, May 23-26 2016.
  • Deniz, I., C. Mekik and G. Gurbuz (2016) “Spherical Harmonics Functions Modelling of Meteorological Parameters in PWV Estimation”, Living Planet Symposium 2016, European Space Agency Special Publication, Prague, Czech Republic,  9-13 May, 2016.
  • Becek, K., A. Borkowski and C. Mekik (2016) “A Study of the Impact of Insolation of Remote Sensing-Based Landcover and Landuse Data Extraction”, The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, Volume XLI-B7, 2016 XXIII ISPRS Congress, Prague, Czech Republic, 12–19 July 2016.
  • Gurbuz, G., S. Jin and C. Mekik (2015) “Effects of Ocean Tide Models on GNSS-Estimated ZTD and PWV in Turkey”, SMPR 2015/ISPRS International Conference on Geo-Information Modeling and Environmental Monitoring, Kish Island, Iran, 23-25 November 2015
  • Inyurt, S., C. Mekik and O. Yildirim (2015) “Monitoring Ionospheric Variation for a Definite Period of Time in Turkey”, SMPR 2015/ISPRS International Conference on Geo-Information Modeling and Environmental Monitoring, Kish Island, Iran, 23-25 November 2015
  • Gormus, K.S., C. Mekik, S.H. Kutoglu and H. Kemaldere (2015) “Latest Geodetic Findings on Ismetpasa Segment of North Anatolian Fault”, 26th IUGG General Assemby 2015, IAG G07 Geohazards Monitoring Session, , Prague, Czech Republic, 22 Haziran-2 July 2015.
  • Mekik, C., I. Deniz and G. Gurbuz (2015) “Weighted Mean Temperature Model for Turkey using GNSS Observables”, 26th IUGG General Assemby 2015, IAG G05 GNSS++ Session, Prague, Czech Republic, 22 June-2 July 2015.
  • Mekik, C., I. Deniz and Gokhan Gurbuz (2015) “Coefficients of Tm-Ts and Q Models for Turkey”, COST Action Group ES1206 Workshop, Thessaloniki, Greece, 11-14 May, 2015.
  • Aktug, B., I. Mert, M. Yurtseven, G. Gürbüz, I. Deniz and C. Mekik (2015) “The Use and Impact of GPS-IPWV in Severe Precipitation” 7th Atmospheric Science Symposium, Istanbul, Turkey, 28-30 April 2015
  • Deniz, I., C. Mekik and G. Gürbüz (2015) “Estimation of the Precipitable Water Vapor from GNSS Observables”, 7th Atmospheric Science Symposium, Istanbul, Turkey, 28-30 April 2015
  • Deniz, I., C. Mekik and Gokhan Gurbuz (2015)Q Conversion Factor Models for Estimating PrecipitableWater Vapor for Turkey” Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 17, EGU General Assembly 2015, Vienna, Austuria, 12-17 April 2015.
  • Deniz, I., N. B. Avsar, R. Deniz, C. Mekik and S. H. Kutoglu (2015) “An Analysis of Strain Accumulation in the Western Part of Black Sea Region in Turkey”, FIG Working Week, Sofia, Bulgaria, 17-21 May 2015.
  • İnyurt, S., C. Mekik and O. Yıldırım (2014) “Determination of Ionospheric Total Electron Content Derived from GNSS Measurements”, AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, USA, 15-19 December, 2014.
  • Mekik, C. (2014) “GNSS Meteorology and Water Vapour Estimation in Turkey”, GNSS4SWEC MC and Working Group Meeting, Varna, Bulgaria, 11-12 September, 2014.
  • Deniz, I., G. Gurbuz and C. Mekik, C. (2014) “ Estimation of Precipitable Water Vapour at Istanbul  GNSS Station”, GNSS4SWEC MC and Working Group Meeting, Varna, Bulgaria, 11-12 September, 2014.
  • Deniz, I. and C. Mekik (2014) “Preliminary Study of Modeling the Precipitable Water Vapor Based on Radiosonde Data”, XXV FIG Congress, Kuala Lumpur, 16-21 June, 2014.
  • Deniz, I. and C. Mekik (2014) “Wet Tropospheric Zenith Delay and Precipitable Water Vapor Estimated From Radiosonde Data”, EGU General Assembly 2014, Vienna, Austuria, GeophysicL Research Abstract, Vol. 16, EGU2014-165, 27 April-2 May, 2014
  • Mekik, G. and I. Deniz (2014). “Water Vapour Estimation using GPS”,1st COST Action Group ES1206 GNSS4SWEC Workshop, Munich, Germany, 26-28 February, 2014.
  • Kemaldere, H., C. Mekik and M. Alkan (2013). “Investigation on Accuracies of Some of GNSS Methods for GIS Applications.”, Proceedings of International Symposium on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ISGNSS-2013), Session 7A, Paper no. 183, 22-25 Ekim, Istanbul, Turkey, 2013.
  • Gormus, K.S., S.H. Kutoglu and C. Mekik (2013). “Creep Monitorings at Ismetpasa Segment of North Anatolian Fault.”, Proceedings of International Symposium on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ISGNSS-2013), Session 7A, Paper no. 206, 22-25 Ekim, Istanbul, Turkey, 2013.
  • Deniz, I. and C. Mekik (2013). “Determination of Wet Tropospheric Zenith Delay and Integrated Precipitable Water Vapour Derived From Radiosonde Data.” Proceedings of International Symposium on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ISGNSS-2013), Session 10A, Paper no. 23, 22-25 Ekim, Istanbul, Turkey, 2013.
  • Mekik, C., H. Kutoglu and K.S. Gormus (2013). “Historical account of monitoring the North Anatolian Fault at the Ismetpasa segment and the latest findings”, Proceedings of the Earth Resistant Engineering Structures IXth Congress (ERES2013), WIT Transactions on the Built Environment, Vol. 132, pp.259-270, Doi: 10.2495/ERES130211, La Coruna, Spain, 8-10 July, 2013.
  • Mekik, C., B. Turgut and H. Ozener (2012). “Determination of Current Velocity Field (Rate) of North Anatolian Fault in Izmit-Sapanca Segment”, FIG Working Week 2012, TS08C Session on The Impact of Earthquakes and Geodynamics on Geodetic Reference Frames, paper no: 5911, Italy, 6-10 May, 2012.
  • Eray Can, Senol Kuscu and Cetin Mekik (2012). “Geodetic Measurements for Detecting Movements on the Structure Surface Due to Mining Activities”, FIG Working Week 2012, TS01M Session on Mining and Underground Engineering Surveying I, paper no: 5619, Italy, 6-10 May, 2012.
  • Mekik, C, O. Yildirim and S. Bakici (2011). “An Overview on RTK Network of Turkish Republic (TUSAGA-Aktif)”, International Global Navigation Satellite Systems (IGNSS) 2011, Session 8A-CORS: Regional to Global, Sydney, (CD-Rom), Australia, 15-17 November 2011.
  • Mekik, C. and O. Can (2010) “Effects of Multipath Geometries on RTK GPS Coordinates and A Case Study”, International Symposium on GPS/GNSS 2010, Technical Session B4-Network RTK, Taipei, Taiwan, 25-28 October 2010.
  • Erkan, Y., A. Cingoz and C. Mekik, (2007). “The Effect of Tropospheric Delay Models on Precision of GPS Point Positioning”, International Symposium on Monitoring and Modeling of the Ionosphere and Troposphere, 2nd Session, Middle East Technical University, 14-16 November, 2007
  • Aysezen, M.S., O. Lenk, A. Kılıçoglu, H. Nayır, U. Sezen, F. Arıkan and C. Mekik (2007), “Receiver Code Bias Estimation in Turkish National Permanent GPS Network”, International Symposium on Monitoring and Modeling of the Ionosphere and Troposphere, 3rd Session, Middle East Technical University, 14-16 November 2007.
  • Mekik, C., A. Azar and H. Akcin (2001) “Determination of Strain Accumulation with GPS Observations Between 1997 and 2000 In Microgeodetic Network In Yeniçağa Section of North Anatolian Fault,” Proc. Int. Symp.Turkish-German Joint Geodetic Days,Vol.I, 69-76, Berlin, 2001.
  • Mekik, C. (1997) “Tropospheric Delay Models In GPS,” Proc.Int. Symp. On GIS/GPS”, 156-170, Istanbul, 1997.
  • Mekik, C. (1993) “Tropospheric Path Delay Modelling In GPS Relative Positioning,” Proc. Of UKGA17 Conference, Oxford, 1993.

Papers Presented at National Scientific Meetings:

  • Kutoğlu, H., M. Oruç, Ç. Mekik, A. Marangoz, S. Görmüş, F. Aliyazıcıoğlu (2015) “Bursa Yeni Metropolitan Alanı Sayısal Fotogrametrik Temel Planlarının Yapılması Projesi”, TUFUAB 2015, IX. Teknik Oturum, Konya, 21-23 Mayıs, 2015
  • Deniz, İ. , Ç. Mekik, G. Gürbüz “Türkiye için Islak Zenit Gecikmesi Su Buharı Dönüşüm Faktörünün Modellenmesi”, 15. Türkiye Harita Bilimsel ve Teknik Kurultayı, TO07 Jeodezi-2 Oturumu, Bildiri Özetleri Kitabı 43-45, Ankara, 25-28 Mart, 2015.
  • Bhattacharya, D., A. Sekertekin, H. S. Kutoglu, C. Mekik  “Distributed GIS for Smart Cities : ArcGIS for Sustainable Society”, 19. ESRİ Kullanıcıları Konferansı, 4. Oturum, Ankara, 22-23 Ekim, 2014
  • Gürbüz, G., Ç. Mekik, İ. Deniz, R. Szabolcs “Radyosonda ve GNSS Verileri ile Elde Edilen Yoğuşabilir Su Buharı Miktarlarının Karşılaştırılması”, 7. Ulusal Mühendislik Ölçmeleri Sempozyumu, 6. Oturum, Çorum, 15-17 Ekim 2014.
  • Deniz, İ. ve C. Mekik, “GPS Ölçüleriyle Farklı Modeller Kullanarak Yoğuşabilir Su Buharı Miktarının Hesaplanması”, 14. Türkiye Harita Bilimsel ve Teknik Kurultayı, En İyi Bildiri Oturumu, 177-180, Ankara, 14-17 Mayıs, 2013.
  • Deniz, İ ve Ç. Mekik, “GPS Meteorolojisi: Troposferik Zenit Gecikmesinden Yoğuşabilir Su Buharının Hesabı”, 6. Ulusal Mühendislik Ölçmeleri Sempozyumu, 3. Oturum, Afyonkarahisar, Ekim, 2012.
  • Yıldırım, Ö. S. Bakıcı ve Ç. Mekik, “TUSAGA-Aktif (CORS-TR) Sisteminin Tapu ve Kadastro Genel Müdürlüğüne Katkıları”, 13. Türkiye Harita Bilimsel ve Teknik Kurultayı, Ankara, 18-22 Nisan 2011.
  • Mekik, Ç., Ö. Salgın, İ. Cankurt, S. Ergüner, H. B. Ateş ve T. Kara, “GPS/IMU Verilerinin TUSAGA-Aktif Sisteminin Sabit İstasyon Verileri İle Process Edilerek Resim Orta Noktası Koordinat Değerlerinin Belirlenmesi”, TUFUAB VI. Teknik Sempozyumu, I. Teknik Oturum, Antalya, 21-25 Şubat 2011.
  • Mekik, Ç., “Global Navigasyon Uydu Sistemleri ve Uydu Bazlı Alan Büyütme Sistemleri”, CeBIT-Eurasia 2010 Coğrafi Bilgi Teknolojileri- Akademik Perspektif Çalıştayı, Istanbul, Ekim 2010.
  • Görmüş, K.S. ve Ç. Mekik, “Kinematik GPS ile Köprü Salınımlarının Belirlenmesi” 5. Ulusal Mühendislik Ölçmeleri Sempozyumu, 10. Oturum, 525-535, Zonguldak, Ekim 2010.
  • Mekik, Ç. ve Ö. Can, “Gerçek Zamanlı Kinematik GPS’teki Sinyal Yansıması (Multipath) Etkilerinin İncelenmesi ve Bir Uygulama”, 3. Ulusal Mühendislik Ölçmeleri Sempozyumu, 6. oturum, 196-208, Konya, Ekim 2007.
  • Kemaldere, H., H.Ş. Kutoğlu ve Ç. Mekik, “GPS Ölçümlerinin Değerlendirilmesinde Farklı Faz Kombinasyonlarının Kullanılması”, 11. Türkiye Harita Bilimsel ve Teknik Kurultayı, XIV. Oturum, 365-373, Ankara, Nisan 2007.
  • Mekik, Ç. ve Ş. Kuşcu, “Gelişmiş Ülkelerdeki Yetkin Mühendis Unvanları ve Edinme Koşulları”, II. Ulusal Mühendislik Kongresi, 239-247, Zonguldak, Mayıs 2006.
  • Mekik, Ç., K.S. Görmüş ve H.Ş. Kutoğlu, “Gerçek Zamanlı Kinematik (GZK) GPS ile Köprü Salınım ve Titreşimlerinin Belirlenmesi”, 2. Ulusal Mühendislik Ölçmeleri Sempozyumu, 161-176, İstanbul, Kasım 2005.
  • Mekik, Ç., “Dünyada Jeodezi ve Fotogrametri (Geomatik) Mühendisliği Eğitimi ve Sertifikasyon”, Prof.Dr. Ekrem Ulsoy Anısına 50. Yıl Eğitim Sempozyumu, YTÜ Oditoryumu, Istanbul, Şubat 2005.
  • Mekik, Ç., “Gelişmiş Ülkelerdeki Yetkin Mühendis/Haritacı Unvanları ve Edinme Koşulları”, Sürekli Bilimsel Teknik Komisyonlar Çalıştayı, II. Oturum, Kocaeli, Eylül 2004.
  • Mekik, Ç., “Gerçek Zamanlı Kinematik GPS Ağı (Network RTK) ile Konumlama”, TUJK-Mühendislik Ölçmelerinde Jeodezik Ağlar Çalıştayı, IV. Oturum, 202-207, Zonguldak, Ekim 2004.
  • Mekik, Ç. ve O. Kurt, “GZK Ağı ile Durum Esaslı (State Space) Konumlama”, TUJK-Mühendislik Ölçmelerinde Jeodezik Ağlar Çalıştayı, IV. Oturum, 208-216, Zonguldak, Ekim 2004.
  • Mekik, Ç., “Mühendislik Uygulamalarında Tek Bazlı Gerçek Zamanlı Kinematik (GZK) GPS’ten ve GZK Ağından Yararlanma”, TUJK-Mühendislik Ölçmelerinde Jeodezik Ağlar Çalıştayı, 217-222, Zonguldak, Ekim 2004.
  • Mekik, Ç. ve M. Arslanoğlu, “Gerçek Zamanlı Kinematik GPS Konumlarının Doğruluk Analizi ve Bir Örnek Uygulama”, 9. Türkiye Harita Bilimsel ve Teknik Kurultayı, 549-558, Ankara, Nisan 2003.
  • Arslanoğlu, M. ve Ç. Mekik, “Gerçek Zamanlı Kinematik GPS Konumlarının Duyarlık Analizi ve Bir Örnek Uygulama”, 9. Türkiye Harita Bilimsel ve Teknik Kurultayı, 437-445, Ankara, Nisan 2003.
  • Kutoğlu, H.Ş., Ç. Mekik ve E. Köksal, “Üç Boyutlu Benzerlik Dönüşümü için Kullanılan Bursa-Wolf ve Molodensky-Badekas Modellerinin Karşılaştırılması”, 8. Türkiye Harita Bilimsel ve Teknik Kurultayı, 87-94, Ankara, Mart 2001.
  • Mekik, Ç., ”Mühendislik Eğitiminin Mevcut ve Olması Gereken Durumu”, Harita ve Kadastro Sektöründe Eğitimden Beklentiler Zonguldak Paneli, HKMO 2000 Yılı Panelleri Kitabı, 123-130, Zonguldak,Kasım 2000.
  • Akçın, H., A. Azar, Ç. Mekik, H.Ş. Kutoğlu ve O. Kurt, ”Kuzey Anadolu Fayının Bolu-Yeniçağa Geçişindeki Tektonik Hareketlerinin GPS Gözlemleri ile İncelenmesi”, ATAG-3 Toplantısı, TÜBİTAK Bilimsel Araştırma Grubu, Sivas, Kasım 1999.
  • Akçın, H., G. Büyüksalih ve Ç. Mekik, “Jeodezi ve Fotogrametri Mühendisliğinde Kalite ve Akreditasyon”, Harita Mühendisliğinde 50. Yıl Eğitim Sempozyumu, 119-128, Istanbul, Aralık 1999.
  • Mekik, Ç., Ş. Kuşçu ve H. Akçın, “GAP Bölgesinde Coğrafi Tabanlı Veri Gereksinimi ve GPS’ten Yararlanma”, GAP 2. Mühendislik Kongresi,  800-810, Şanlıurfa, 1998.
  • Mekik, Ç. “Global Navigasyon Uydu Sistemleri (GNSS), SBAS ve Sabit GNSS Ağlarının Temelleri”, 1. Konum Belirleme ve Uydu Navigasyonu Zirvesi, Davetli Konuşmacı, Istanbul, 20 Mart, 2015.
  • Mekik, C., “Sabit GNSS Ağı (CORS)”, TUSAGA-Aktif Açılış ve Kullanıcılar Sempozyumu, Davetli Konuşmacı, Ankara, 20-21 Haziran, 2013.
  • Mekik, Ç., “Temel Jeodezi, Tusaga-Aktif ve GNNS”, Tapu ve Kadastro Genel Müdürlüğü, GNSS Seminerleri, Davetli Konuşmacı, Afyonkarahisar, 27-30 Kasım, 2012.
  • Mekik, Ç., “Temel Jeodezi ve GNNS”, Tapu ve Kadastro Genel Müdürlüğü, GNSS Seminerleri, Davetli Konuşmacı, Afyonkarahisar, 2010.
  • Mekik, Ç., “Temel Jeodezi, Koordinat Sistemleri ve GPS”, Tapu ve Kadastro Genel Müdürlüğü, GNSS Seminerleri, Davetli Konuşmacı, Afyonkarahisar, 2009.
  • Mekik, Ç., “Dinamik Deformasyonun Belirlenmesinde Gerçek Zamanlı GPS’ten Yararlanma”, Z.K.Ü. Jeodezi ve Fot. Müh. Bölümü Seminerler Serisi, 2006.
  • Mekik, Ç., “GZK GPS-Ağları (Gerçek Zamanlı Kinematik GPS Ağı)”, Z.K.Ü. Jeodezi ve Fot. Müh. Bölümü Seminerler Serisi, 2005.
  • Mekik, Ç., “Electrometry (Electromagnetic Distance Measurement)”, Dersnotu Kitabı (İngilizce), Zonguldak, 2005.
  • Mekik, Ç., “Gelişmiş Ülkelerdeki Yetkin Mühendis/Haritacı (Surveyor) Unvanları ve Edinme Koşulları”, Z.K.Ü. Jeodezi ve Fot. Müh. Bölümü Seminerler Serisi, 2004.
  • Mekik, Ç., “Bilimsel Yazımda Biçim Ve GİYBİS Düzenlemesi”, Z.K.Ü. Jeodezi ve Fot. Müh. Bölümü Seminerler Serisi, 2003.
  • Mekik, Ç. “Uydusallar”, Z.K.Ü. Jeodezi ve Fot. Müh. Bölümü Seminerler Serisi, 2002.
  • Mekik, Ç., “Gerçek Zamanlı Kinematik GPS”, Z.K.Ü. Jeodezi ve Fot. Müh. Bölümü Seminerler Serisi, 2001.
  • Mekik, Ç., “GPS’te Kullanılan Tamsayı Belirsizlik Çözüm Yöntemleri”, Z.K.Ü. Jeodezi ve Fot. Müh. Bölümü Seminerler Serisi, 1999.
  • Mekik, Ç., “GAP Bölgesinde Coğrafi Tabanlı Veri Gereksinimi ve GPS’ ten Yararlanma”, Z.K.Ü. Jeodezi ve Fot. Müh. Bölümü Seminerler Serisi, 1998.
  • Mekik, Ç., “Atmosferin GPS Üzerindeki Etkileri Ve Troposferik Modeller”, Z.K.Ü. Jeodezi ve Fot. Müh. Bölümü Seminerler Serisi, 1997.
  • Mekik, Ç. “GPS’in Teorisi Ve Mesleğimize Etkileri”, Z.K.Ü. Jeodezi ve Fot. Müh. Bölümü Seminerler Serisi, 1996.

Supervised Research Dissertations:

  • Gurbuz, G. (2015) ‘Comparison of Precipitable Water Vapor Values Obtained from GNSS and Radiosondes”, Bülent Ecevit University, Institute for Postgraduate Studies.
  • Samed Inyurt (2015) “Determination of Total Electron Content and Its Variation”, Bulent Ecevit University, Institute for Postgraduate Studies.
  • Kamer Guney Tosun (cont’d) “Estimation of Precipitable Water Vapor in Troposphere and Comparison to Radiosondes”, Bulent Ecevit University, Institute for Postgraduate Studies.
  • Selcuk Peker (cont’d) “Procuring Total Electron Content in Local Ionosphere using GPS and IONOLAB-TEC Technique”, Zonguldak Karaelmas University, Institute for Postgraduate Studies.
  • Ahmet Cagli (cont’d) “Geoid Modeling Methods to Determine Orthometric Heights using GPS: A Case Study of Hakkari Province”, Zonguldak Karaelmas University, Institute for Postgraduate Studies.
  • Bulent Turgut (cont’d)“Kuzey Anadolu Fayı İzmit-Sapanca Kolundaki Deprem Sonrası Hareketlerin GPS Tekniği ile Araştırılması”, Zonguldak Karaelmas University, Institute for Postgraduate Studies.
  • Ozer Can (2010) “Sinyal Yansımasının (multipath) Gerçek Zamanlı Kinematik GPS Konumlarına Etkileri” Zonguldak Karaelmas University, Institute for Postgraduate Studies.
  • Sukru Aysezen (2008) “Estimation of Local Total Electron Content utilizing GPS”, Zonguldak Karaelmas University, Institute for Postgraduate Studies.
  • Yasin Erkan (2008) “Effects of Tropospheric Delay Models on GPS Point Positions”, Zonguldak Karaelmas University, Institute for Postgraduate Studies.
  • Sedar Gormus (2006) “Determination and Investigation of Vibrations of A Bridge using Real Time Kinematic GPS”, Zonguldak Karaelmas University, Institute for Postgraduate Studies.
  • Murat Arslanoglu (2002) “Investigation on Feasibility of Real Time Kinematic GPS in Urban Information System Applications”, Zonguldak Karaelmas University, Institute for Postgraduate Studies.

Supervised PhD Studies:

  • Ilke Deniz (2016) “Modelling Tropospheric Effects and Precipitable Water Vapor using GPS Observations” Bulent Ecevit University, Institute for Postgraduate Studies.
  • Samed Inyurt (2016-cont’d) “Predeterminations of Earthquakes by Ionospheric TEC Scintillation using GNSS” Bulent Ecevit University, Institute for Postgraduate Studies.
  • Ali Vehbi Bozan (2014-cont’d) “Monitoring the Changes in Coastal Boundaries of the Black Sea using Hydrographic Methods”, Bulent Ecevit University, Institute for Postgraduate Studies.
  • Sedar Gormus (2011) “Monitoring Variation in Creep Velocity in Ismetpasa Segment of North Anatolian Fault” Bulent Ecevit University, Institute for Postgraduate Studies.

Projects conducted:

  • Production of Basic Photogrammetric Maps of Bursa Metropolitan City (BUSKI M5). Funded by Zonguldak Karaelmas University’s Circulating Capital, 2014-cont’d.
  • Estimation of Atmospheric Water Vapour by GPS. Funded by Turkish Scientific and Technological Research Council, 2013-2016.
  • Production of Basic Photogrammetric Maps of Bursa Metropolitan City (BUSKI M4). Funded by Zonguldak Karaelmas University’s Circulating Capital, 2013.
  • Monitoring the Variation in Creep Velocity of Ismetpasa Segment of North Anatolian Fault. Scientific Research Fund by Zonguldak Karaelmas University (no.2009-45-05-03), 2009.
  • Control and Layout of 220m Section of Soguksu-Muftuluk Road. Funded by Zonguldak Karaelmas University’s Circulating Capital, 2007.
  • Investigating Tectonic Movements in the Western Blacksea Region at the Yeniçağa-Gerede Section. Funded by Turkish State Planning Department (Proj. No: K96121820),1997-2000.
  • Determining Tropospheric Effects on Long GPS Baselines and Investigating the Most Appropriate Observation Strategy. British Petrol-Newcastle upon Tyne University Project, 1994-95.

Lectures Given

Undergraduate Lectures

  • Geodesy I and II     
  • Surveying I, II and IV
  • Physical Geodesy
  • Real Estate Law
  • Surveying Field Work II
  • Trigonometry
  • Numerical Analysis
  • Linear Algebra
  • Professional Project
  • Professional English
  • Scientific Writing and Presentation
  • Electrometry (Electromagnetic Distance Measurement)
  • Global Positioning Techniques
  • Construction Surveying
  • Satellite Geodesy    
  • Dissertation Study   

Post-graduate Lectures

  • Introduction to GNSS
  • Advanced GNSS
  • Scientific Research Techniques
  • Integer Ambiguity Resolution Methods
  • Tropospheric Delay Estimation
  • Real Time Kinematic GNSS
  • Graduated Thesis Study     
  • Seminar Study       

Duties and Tasks Performed:

  • Chair of Session TO03: Geodesy-1 at 16th Mapping Scientific and Technical Conference (2017)
  • Member of Scientific Committee at 16th Mapping Scientific and Technical Conference (2017)
  • BEU Coordinator of Postgrad Students Abroad (2017-cont’d)
  • Head of Dept. of Geomatics Engineering at BEU (2016-cont’d)
  • Chair of Session 1: Satellite Observation Techniques in 1st Workshop on Satellite Observations and Geoscience Applications (SOGA) (2016)
  • Trainer at Course for Production of Positional Information from Image and Point Cloud (2016)
  • Member of Science Committee in National Symposium on Engineering Surveys 2016
  • Director of BEU Zonguldak Vocational College (2014-16)
  • Member of Executive Committee in Turkish Scientific and Technological Research Council (TUBITAK)-Environment, Atmosphere, Earth and Sea Sciences Research Group (CAYDAG) (2014-cont’d)
  • Member of Counselling Committee in TUBITAK- CAYDAG (2014-cont’d)
  • President of Executive Committee of International Symposium on GNSS-2013
  • Chair of Session 4: Geodesy-2 at 14th Mapping Scientific and Technical Conference (2013)
  • Member of Scientific Committee at 14th Mapping Scientific and Technical Conference (2013)
  • Member of Publication Board in HKMO Journal of Geodesy and Geoinformation
  • Member of Editorial Board in HKMO Journal of Geodesy and Geoinformation
  • Member of Organizing Committee of Workshop on Modernization of Turkish National Height System (TUJK-2012)
  • Member of Executive Committee at BEU Disaster Research and Application Centre (2012-cont’d)
  • Member of Executive Committee at BEU Earth Sciences Research and Application Centre (2012-13)
  • Head of Geodesy Division at BEU Geomatics Engineering Department (1997-2006, 2012-2014)
  • Head of Education Committee at BEU Geomatics Engineering Department (2012-cont’d)
  • Panelist and Juror at TUBITAK-BIDEB project panels (2012-cont’d)
  • Head of Foreign Relations Committee at BEU Geomatics Engineering Department (2012-16)
  • Head of Adaptation Committee at BEU Geomatics Engineering Department (2012-16)
  • Chair of Session 7A: CORS-Deployment and Use in IGNSS-2011 in Sydney-Australia.
  • Erasmus and Socrates Coordinator at BEU Engineering Faculty (2011-13)
  • Departmental Erasmus and Socrates Director (2011-2013)
  • Member of Executive Committee of 5th National Symposium on Engineering Surveys (2010)
  • Member of Organizing Committee of Symposium on Geodesy in Spatial Planning (TUJK-2010)
  • Technical Supervisor to TUSAGA-Aktif Project funded by TUBITAK (2007-2010)
  • Member of Organizing Committee of Workshop on Turkish National Geodesy (TUJK-2008)
  • Panelist and Juror at TUBITAK-CAYDAG project panels (2007-2013)
  • Member of Scientific Committee of Symposium on Observing and Modelling Ionosphere and Troposhere (TUJK-2007)
  • Panelist and Juror at TUBITAK-TEYDEB project panels (2007)
  • Departmental Director of Strategy Development (2006-2012)
  • Supervisor for Postgraduate Students Studying Abroad for Engineering Faculty (1997-2002)
  • Coordinator for English Prep School for Geomatics Students (2004-2009)
  • Vice Head of Department of Geomatics Engineering at BEU (2007-11)
  • Member of Organizing Committee of Workshop on Geodetic Networks in Engineering Surveys (TUJK-2004)
  • Editor of Proceedings of Workshop on Geodetic Networks in Engineering Surveys (TUJK-2004)
  • Juror of Photograph Contest at TUJK Workshop (2004)

Memberships to Scientific and Non-scientific Entities:

  • Turkish Scientific and Technological Research Council (TUBITAK)
  • Chamber of Surveying and Cadastre Engineers of Turkey (HKMO)
  • Turkish National Geodesy Association (TUJK)
  • Committee on Coordinate Systems in TUJK        
  • National Geographic Society
  • Foundation for Fight Against Soil Erosion, Forestation and Preservation of Nature of Turkey (TEMA)
  • Atlas
  • Honorary Inspector for OPET (fuel products and distribution company)

Leisure Activities and Interests:

  • Travelling abroad and domestic
  • Billiards (3-ball, 3-cushion, 4-ball, 9-ball)
  • Reading about and Testing Automobiles in general and automobile sports
  • Crosswords
  • Mind games
  • Tasting and cooking foreign and exotic food
  • Tennis
  • Table tennis (ping-pong)
  • Backgammon
  • Swimming

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