Announcements and News
11 September 2020
Spatial distribution maps automatically generated by the Istanbul Earthquake Rapid Response System (https://eqe.boun.edu.tr/en/istanbul-earthquake-rapid-response-and-early-warning-laboratory) for instrumental intensity, peak ground acceleration, peak ground velocity and...
15 August 2020
The scale of the damage and casualties, and the extent of the physical, social and economic consequences of the 17th August 1999 Kocaeli Earthquake, which happened right to the east of Istanbul, strongly demonstrated the importance of a paradigm shift from emergency res...
29 May 2020
The exam dates for admissions to the MSc and PhD programs of the Department of Earthquake Engineering are set as in the following: MSc Program: Oral examination date: 8-9 June 2020 PhD Program: Oral examination date: 9 June 2020 Examination mode: online, the exact...
30 April 2020
The application period for 2020/2021 fall term has been determined by the university as 23 March – 15 May 2020. The departmental examinations for the candidates will be held between 1-11 June 2020 . The specific date and time will be announced.
Expressions of Interest Open! Frontiers of Development Symposium: Disaster Resilience Istanbul, Turkey|2–4 March 2020
11 February 2020
Expressions of Interest Open! Frontiers of Development Symposium: Disaster Resilience Istanbul, Turkey|2–4 March 2020 Express your interest to join this interdisciplinary event, in partnership with Boğaziçi University and collaboration with the Academy of Medical Sci...
25 January 2020
Our revised preliminary report on Seismotectonics, Strong Ground Motion and Building Damage Estimations for January 24th, 2020 (20:55) Elazığ - Sivrice Earthquake can be downloaded from the link below.
19 November 2019
Prof. Dr. Carlos Sousa Oliveira (Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal), will be the guest of our institute with a seminar entitled "Seismic Behaviour of Construction Tower Cranes and Ship Containers". Seminar will be held on November 21st 2019, Thursday at 15:00...
05 November 2019
2019-2020 Spring Semester Application Dates are December 9th -16th
26 September 2019
Our report on Istanbul Earthquake Rapid Response System's preliminary estimations on earthquake ground motion parameters and building damage distribution for İstanbul - off Silivri Earthquake on September 26, 2019 (13:59) is as follows. The report can also be downloaded...
25 September 2019
Follow the earthquakes through our App. Earthquake Information System is revised. For IOS: https://itunes.apple.com/tr/app/deprem-bilgi-sistemi-3-0/id1458673806?l=tr&mt=8 For Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=dbs.uygulama
24 September 2019
Our report on Istanbul Earthquake Rapid Response System's preliminary estimations on earthquake ground motion parameters and building damage distribution for İstanbul - off Silivri Earthquake on September 24, 2019 (11:00) is as follows. The report can also be downloaded...
20 August 2019
EARTHQUAKE LOSS ESTIMATION FOR ISTANBUL IN THE 20TH YEAR OF THE 1999 EARTHQUAKES Since the study entitled “Earthquake Loss Estimation For Istanbul” that aimed to determine the earthquake impact on a city scale in 2009, the city has encountered significant urban trans...
06 August 2019
New project funded by UK Research and Innovation (UK RI) is starting in September. https://tomorrowscities.org/
04 April 2019
Seminar by Prof. Dr. Erdal Şafak Title: Research Needs on Seismic Design of Structures Date: Monday, April 01, 2 p.m Place: Kandilli Campus, Earthquake Engineering Building, Ground Floor Classroom
05 November 2018
Characterization of Extreme Ground Motions Hiroe Miyake (University of Tokyo) Ground motion time history is one of most important factors to judge whether ground motion prediction works well in the scenario-based seismic hazard assessment. To link between seismology and...
19 September 2018
Araştırma Görevlilerimizden Gülen Uncu, geçtiğimiz günlerde bir kısmını yürüdüğü Likya Yolu'nun anılarını, deneyimlerini ve fotoğraflarını, 24 Eylül 2018, Pazartesi günü saat 16:00'da, Yapı Sağlığı İzleme Laboratuvarı'nda bizlerle paylaşacak.