Prof.Dr. Tuncay Taymaz

Prof.Dr.Tuncay Taymaz    


Oda No:
E-310
Telefon: +90 212 285 62 45
Faks: +90 212 285 62 01
E-mail: taymaz@itu.edu.tr
Kişisel Web Sayfası: http://web.itu.edu.tr/~taymaz/
Çalışma Grubu: Aktif Tektonik, Sismoloji, Sismotektonik ve Jeodinamik                                        


Eğitim:

Lisans:
Jeofizik Mühendisliği Bölümü, Karadeniz Teknik Üniversitesi (B.Sc., Haziran 1985)
Doktora: Bullard Laboratories, Department of Earth Sciences, and Darwin College, 
                     University of Cambridge, U.K. (Ph.D., April 1987-October 1990)

2017-2018 Eğitim-Öğretim Yılında Verdiği Lisans Dersleri:
Güz Dönemi

JEF428E Readings in Geophysics
Bahar Dönemi


2017-2018 Eğitim-Öğretim Yılında Verdiği Lisans Üstü Dersleri:
Güz Dönemi
JFM513E Earthquakes and Geodynamics
Bahar Dönemi



Araştırma Konuları:

• Aktif Tektonik, Sismoloji, Sismotektonik, Jeodinamik
• Deprem Kaynak Parametreleri Modellemeleri (Nokta -point, Büyük -finite Kaynaklar)
• Deprem Kaynaklı Tsunami Modellemeleri ve Simülasyonları
• Hesaplamalı Sismoloji ve Jeodinamik Modelleme
• 3-Boyutlu Deprem Tomografisi - Kabuk ve Litosfer Araştırmaları
• Doğal Afetler ve Afet Yönetimi

Başlıca Yayınları :

Çubuk-Sabuncu, Y., Taymaz, T., Fichtner, A. (2017). 3-D Crustal Velocity Structure of Western Turkey: constraints from full-waveform tomography, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors (PEPI), 270, 90-112, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pepi.2017.06.014 Link

• Saltogianni, V., Taymaz, T., Yolsal-Çevikbilen, S., Eken, T.,Moschas, F. and Stiros, S. (2017). Fault Model for the 2015 Leucas (Aegean Arc) Earthquake: Analysis Based on Seismological and Geodetic Observations. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, Vol. 107, No. 1, pp. 433–444. doi: 10.1785/0120160080.

• Confal, J., Eken, T., Tilmann, F., Yolsal-Çevikbilen, S., Çubuk-Sabuncu, Y., Saygin, E., and Taymaz, T. (2016). Investigation of mantle kinematics beneath the Hellenic-subduction zone with teleseismic direct shear waves. Phys. Earth Planet. Inter., 261, 141–151, doi: 10.1016/j.pepi.2016.10.012

• Saltogianni, V., Gianniou, M., Taymaz, T., Yolsal-Çevikbilen, S., and Stiros, S. (2015). Fault-Slip Source Models for the 2014 Mw 6.9 Samothraki-Gökçeada Earthquake (North Aegean Trough): Combining Geodetic and Seismological Observations, Journal of Geophysical Research, Solid Earth, 120 (12), 8610-8622. Link

• Kind, R., Eken, T., Tilmann, F., Sodoudi, F., Taymaz, T., Bulut, F., Xuan, X., Can, B., and Schneider, F. (2015). Thickness of the lithosphere beneath Turkey and surroundings from S-receiver functions, Solid Earth, 6, 971-984. Link

• Çubuk, Y., Yolsal-Çevikbilen, S. and Taymaz, T. (2014). Source parameters of the 2005-2008 Balâ-Sırapınar (Central Turkey) earthquakes: Implications for the internal deformation of the Anatolian plate. Tectonophysics, 635, 125-153. Link
 
• Yolsal-Çevikbilen, S., Taymaz, T. and Helvacı, C. (2014). Earthquake Mechanisms in the Gulfs of Gökova, Sığacık, Kuşadası, and the Simav Region (western Turkey): Neotectonics, seismotectonics and geodynamic implications. Tectonophysics, 635, 100-124. Link

• Bayrakci, G., Laigle, M., Bécel, A., Hirn, A., Taymaz, T., Yolsal-Cevikbilen, S. and SEISMARMARA team (2013). 3D Sediment Basement Tomography of the Northern Marmara Trough by a Dense OBS Network at the Nodes of a Grid of Controlled Source Profiles along the North Anatolian Fault. Geophysical Journal International, 194 (3), 1335-1357. Link

• Vanacore, E.A., Taymaz, T. and Saygın, E. (2013). Moho structure of the Anatolian plate from receiver function analysis. Geophysical Journal International, 193 (1), 329-337. Link

• Fichtner, A., Trampert, J., Cupillard, P., Saygın, E., Taymaz, T., Capdeville, Y. and Villaseñor, A. (2013). Multiscale full waveform inversion. Geophysical Journal International, 194, 534-556. Link 

• Fichtner, A., Saygın, E., Taymaz, T., Cupillard, P., Capdeville, Y. and Trampert, J. (2013). The deep structure of the North Anatolian Fault Zone. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 373, 109-117. Link 

• Fielding, E.J., Lundgren, P.R., Taymaz, T., Yolsal-Çevikbilen, S. and Owen, S.E. (2013). Fault-slip source models for the 2011 M7.1 Van Earthquake in Turkey from SAR Interferometry, Pixel Offset Tracking, GPS and seismic waveform analysis. Seismological Research Letters, 84, 579-593. Link 

• Yolsal-Cevikbilen, S. and Taymaz, T. (2012). Earthquake source parameters along the Hellenic subduction zone and numerical simulations of historical tsunamis in the Eastern Mediterranean. Tectonophysics, 536-537, 61-100. Link

• Yolsal-Cevikbilen, S., Biryol, C.B., Beck, S., Zandt, G., Taymaz, T., Adıyaman, H.E. and Ozacar, A.A. (2012). 3-D crustal structure along the North Anatolian Fault Zone in north-central Anatolia revealed by local earthquake tomography. Geophysical Journal International, 188 (3), 819-849. Link 

• Becel, A., Laigle, M., de Voogd, B., Hirn, A., Taymaz, T., Yolsal-Cevikbilen, S. and Shimamura, H.(2010). North Marmara Trough architecture of basin infill, basement and faults, from PSDM reflection and OBS refraction seismics. Tectonophysics, 490, 1-14. Link

• Paradisopoulou,  P.M., Papadimitriou, E.E., Karakostas, V.G., Taymaz, T., Kilias, A. and Yolsal, S. (2010). Seismic hazard evaluation in Western Turkey as revealed by stress transfer and time dependent probability calculations. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 167, 1013-1048. Link

• Yolsal, S. and Taymaz, T. (2010). Sensitivity Analysis on Relations between Earthquake Source Rupture Parameters and Tsunami Waves: Case Studies in the Eastern Mediterranean.Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences, 19, 1-37. Link

• Skarlatoudis, A.A., Papazachos, C.B., Margaris, B.N., Papaioannou, C., Ventouzi, C., Vamvakaris, D., Bruestle, A., Meier, T., Friederich, W., Stavrakakis, G., Taymaz, T., Kind, R., Vafidis, A. and Dahm, T. (2009). Combination of acceleration-sensor and broadband velocity-sensor recordings for attenuation studies: The case of the 8 January 2006 Kythera Intermediate-Depth Earthquake. Bulletin of Seismological Society of America, 99 (2A), 694-704. Link

• Becel, A., Laigle, M., de Voogd, B., Hirn, A., Taymaz, T., Galve, A., Shimamura, H., Murai, Y., Lepine, J.C., Sapin, M., Ozalaybey, S. (2009). Moho, crustal architecture and deep deformation under the North Marmara Trough, from the SEISMARMARA Leg 1 offshore-onshore reflection-refraction survey. Tectonophysics, 467, 1-21. Link

• Laigle, M., Becel, A., de Voogd, B., Hirn, A., Taymaz, T., Özalaybey, S., Cetin, S., Galvé, A., Karabulut, H.,Lépine, J.C., Saatçilar, R., Sapin, M., Shimamura, H., Murai, Y., Singh, S., Tan, O., Vigner, A. and Yolsal, S. (2008). A first deep seismic survey in the Sea of Marmara: Deep basins and whole crust architecture and evolution. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 270 (3-4), 168-179. Link

Taymaz, T., Tan, O. and Yolsal, S. (2008). Recent devastating earthquakes in Turkey and active tectonics of the Aegean and Marmara Seas. Earthquake Monitoring and Seismic Hazard Mitigation in Balkan Countries. NATO Science Series IV Earth and Environmental Sciences, 81, 47-55. Link

• Podgorski, J., Hearn, E.H., McClusky, S., Reilinger, R., Taymaz, T., Tan, O., Prilepin, M.,Guseva, T. and Nadariya, M. (2007). Postseismic deformation following the 1991 Racha, Georgia earthquake. Geophysical Research Letters, 34 (4), L04310. Link

Taymaz, T., Yilmaz, Y. and Dilek, Y. (2007). Guest Editors: The Geodynamics of the Aegean and Anatolia, Special Publication Book, The Geological Society of London, ISBN: 978-1-86239-239-7, 320 pp, London, England-UK. Link

• Furlong, K.K, Beroza, G.C., Brun, J.P., Cowie, P.A., Handy, M.R., Mooney, W.D., Taymaz, T., Teyssier, C., Vauchez, A. and Wernicke, B. (2007). Nucleation and Growth of Fault Systems. In: Tectonic Faults-Agents of Change on a Dynamic Earth (eds. M. R. Handy, Hirth, G. and Hovius, N.), pp. 78-98, MIT Press - Book Series,504 pp, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142, USA, ISBN: 978-0-262-08362-1. Link

Taymaz, T., Wright, T., Yolsal, S., Tan, O., Fielding, E. and Seyitoğlu, G. (2007). Source characteristics of June 6, 2000 Orta-Çankırı (Central Turkey) earthquake: a synthesis of seismological, geological and geodetic (InSAR) observations, and internal deformation of Anatolian plate. In: The Geodynamics of the Aegean and Anatolia, pp. 259-290, The Geological Society of London, Special Publications Book, Vol: 291, ISBN: 978-1-86239-239-7. Link

• Yolsal, S., Taymaz, T. and Yalçıner, A.C. (2007). Understanding Tsunamis, Potential Source Regions and Tsunami Prone Mechanisms in the Eastern Mediterranean. In: The Geodynamics of the Aegean and Anatolia, pp. 201-230, The Geological Society of London, Special Publications Book, Vol: 291, ISBN: 978-1-86239-239-7. Link

• Theilen-Willige, B. and Taymaz, T. (2006). Tsunami Risk Sites Detection by Remote Sensing and GIS Methods. 5th International Symposium on Turkish-German Geodetic-Days, SS-6.2: On Disaster Management, Extended Abstracts Book, pp 1-7,  March 28-31, 2006, Berlin, Germany. Link

• Tan, O. and Taymaz, T. (2006). Active tectonics of the Caucasus: Earthquake source mechanisms and rupture histories obtained from inversion of teleseismic body waveforms. Postcollisional Tectonics and Magmatism in the Mediterannean Region and Asia, Geological Society of America Special Papers, 409, 531-578. Link
 
• Hubscher, C. Hensch, M., Dahm, T., Dehghani, A., Dimitriadis, I., Hort, M. and Taymaz, T. (2006). Toward a Risk Assessment of Central Aegean Volcanoes, EOS-Transactions, AGU, 87 (39), 401-407. Link

• Yolsal, S., Kılınc, H., Caglar, I. and Taymaz, T. (2005). The Relationship Between Heat Flow Regime and Active Tectonics Inferred from Seismological Data in Western Anatolia. In: Proceedings of World Geothermal Congress 2005, Extended Abstract Book, p.7, 24-29 April 2005, Antalya, Turkey. Link

Taymaz, T., Westaway, R. and Reilinger, R. (2004). Active faulting and crustal deformation in the Eastern Mediterranean region. Tectonophysics, 391, 1-9. Link

• Sato, T., Kasahara, J., Taymaz, T., Ito, M., Kamimura, A., Hayakawa, T., and  Tan, O. (2004). A study of microearthquake seismicity and focal mechanisms within the Sea of Marmara (NW Turkey) using ocean bottom seismometers (OBSs). Tectonophysics, 391, 303-314. Link

Taymaz, T. (2004). Geophysicists - Prof.Dr. Kazım Ergin, EOS-Transactions, AGU, 85 (14). Link

• Bediz, P.I. and Taymaz, T. (2004). Kazim M. Ergin (1915-2002) - In Memoriam. Seismological Research Letters, 75 (2), 152. Link

• Karabulut, H., Ozalaybey, S., Taymaz, T., Aktar, M., Selvi, O. and Kocaoglu, A. (2003). A tomographic image of the shallow crustal structure in the Eastern Marmara. Geophysical Research Letters, 30 (24), 2277. Link

Taymaz, T. (2003). Jeofiziğin Abidesi - Prof.Dr. Kazım Ergin, ATLAS Coğrafya ve Keşif Dergisi, 121, 144-148. Link

Taymaz, T. (2003). Memorial - Prof.Dr. Kazım Ergin, The Leading Edge, 22 (9), 915. Link

Taymaz, T. (2002). Obituary - Prof.Dr. Kazım Ergin, Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences, 11, 247-250. Link

• Ucarkus, G. and Taymaz, T. (2002). Obituary - Prof. Dr. Aykut Barka, Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences, 11, 83-85. Link

Taymaz, T. (2000). Seismotectonics of the Marmara Region: Source Parameters of 1999 Gölcük-Sapanca-Düzce Earthquakes. NATO Advanced Research Seminar: Integration of Earth Sciences Research on the 1999 Turkish and Greek Earthquakes and Needs for Future Cooperative Research, May 14-17, 2000, Istanbul-Turkey. Extended Abstracts Book,  pp. 26-30.

• Le Pichon, X., Taymaz, T. and Şengör, A.M.C. (2000). Important Problems to be Solved in the Sea of Marmara (NW-Turkey). NATO Advanced Research Seminar: Integration of Earth Sciences Research on the 1999 Turkish and Greek Earthquakes and Needs for Future Cooperative Research, May 14-17, 2000, Istanbul-Turkey. Extended Abstracts Book, pp. 66-67.

Taymaz, T. (1999). Seismotectonics of the Marmara Region: Source Characteristics of 1999 Gölcük-Sapanca Düzce Earthquakes. In: Proceedings of ITU-IAHS, International Conference On The Kocaeli Earthquake 17 August 1999, Istanbul-Turkey, 2-5 December 1999, 55-78.

• Le Pichon, X., Taymaz, T. and Şengör, A.M.C. (1999). The Marmara Fault And The Future Istanbul Earthquake. In: Proceedings of ITU-IAHS, International Conference on The Kocaeli Earthquake 17 August 1999, Istanbul-Turkey, 2-5 December 1999, pp. 41-54. 

• Moore, J.C., Klaus, A., Bangs, N.L., Bekins, B., Bucker, C.J., Bruckmann, W., Erickson, S.N., Hansen, O.,Horton, T., Ireland, P., Major, C.O., Moore, G.F., Peacock, S., Saito, S., Screaton. E.J., Shimeld, J.W., Stauffer, P.H., Taymaz, T., Teas, P.A. and Tokunaga, T. (1998). Consolidation patterns during initiation and evolution of a plate boundary decollement zone: Northern Barbados accretionary prism. Geology, 26 (9), 811-814. Link

• Saunders, P., Priestley, K. and Taymaz, T. (1998). Variations in the crustal structure beneath western Turkey. Geophysical Journal International, 134 (2), 373-389. Link

Taymaz, T. (1996). S-P-wave traveltime residuals from earthquakes and lateral inhomogeneity in the upper mantle beneath Aegean and the Hellenic Trench near Crete. Geophysical Journal International, 127 (2), 545-558. Link

• Smith A.D., Taymaz, T., Oktay, F., Yuce, H., Alpar, B., Basaran, H., Jackson, J.A., Kara, S. and Simsek, M. (1995). High-resolution seismic profiling in the sea of Marmara (Northwest Turkey) - Late Quaternary sedimentation and sea-level changes. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 107 (8), 923-936. Link

Taymaz, T. (1993). The source parameters of the Cubukdag (W Turkey) Earthquake of 1986 October 11. Geophysical Journal International, 113 (1), 260-267. Link

Taymaz, T. and Price, S. (1992). The 1971 May 12 Burdur Earthquake Sequence, SW Turkey - A synthesis of seismological and geological observations. Geophysical Journal International, 108 (2), 589-603. Link

Taymaz, T. (1992). Observations on source time functions of earthquakes obtained from inversion of teleseismic body wave-forms. Geophysical Journal International, 108 (1), 273-280. Link

Taymaz, T., Jackson, J.A. and  McKenzie, D. (1992). Reply to the comment by Rob Westaway on "Active tectonics of the north and central Aegean Sea" by T.Taymaz, J. Jackson and D. McKenzie. Geophysical Journal International, 110, 623. Link

Taymaz, T., Eyidogan, H. and Jackson, J. (1991). Source parameters of large earthquakes in the East Anatolian Fault Zone (Turkey). Geophysical Journal International, 106 (3), 537-550. Link

Taymaz, T., Jackson, J. and McKenzie, D. (1991). Active Tectonics of the North and Central Aegean Sea. Geophysical Journal International, 106 (2), 433-490. Link

Taymaz, T., Jackson, J. and Westaway, R., (1990). Earthquake mechanisms in the Hellenic trench near Crete. Geophysical Journal International, 102 (3), 695-731. Link