Ayhan Topcu 1957 yilinda Nigde’de dogdu. Ilk ve orta ogrenimini Kayseri’de yapti. TED Kayseri Koleji’nden mezun olduktan sonra 1975 yilinda ITU Mimarlik Fakultesi’ne girdi. Ayni fakulteden 1980 yilinda mezun oldu. 1981-1985 yillari arsinda Libya’da 1986-1990 yillari arasinda Ankara’da 1996-1990 yillari arasinda Libya’da 1997-2000 yillari arasinda Ankara’da gorev yapti. 2001 yilindan beri New York’ta ikamet etmekte ve bir muteahhitlik firmasinda Ihale Hazirlik-Proje Muduru pozisyonlarinda gorev yapmakyadir. 2 cocuk babasidir.
Bahadir Eksioglu is a practicing professional civil engineer. His practice includes various aspects of geotechnical and foundation engineering. Mr. Eksioglu is a member of several professional organizations including American Society of Civil Engineers, Canadian Society for Civil Engineering, Turkish Chamber of Civil Engineers and non-profit organizations including Eksioglu Foundation. Mr. Eksioglu is a native of Turkey. He completed his primary and secondary education in Istanbul and graduated from Galatasaray High School. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from Istanbul Technical University. He then moved to USA on a scholarship from the Turkish Government and completed his graduate studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with Master of Science degree in geotechnical engineering. In 1994, he joined the ranks of Langan Engineering and Environmental Services, a New York based consulting engineering firm, where he has been working since then.
Mehmet Ulema received MS & Ph.D. in Computer Science at Polytechnic University, New York. He also received BS & MS degrees at Technical University of Istanbul, Turkey. Currently he is a professor at Manhattan College, New York. Previously, he held management and technical positions in Daewoo Telecom, Bellcore, AT&T Bell Labs, and Hazeltine. Dr. Ulema has been involved in a variety of wireless projects including 3G wireless networks, wireless LANs, Wireless Local Loops, and management of wireless networks. He has published in various international conferences and journals. He holds two patents. He gave numerous talks and tutorials on network management of wireless networks. He is involved in many IEEE conferences. Currently, he is appointed as a General co-chair the IEEE Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS) 2008. More recently, he served as the Program chair for a number of conferences including ICC 2006 held in Istanbul. Currently he is on the editorial board of IEEE Transactions on Network and Services Management, the Wireless Network Journal, and the Journal of System and Network Management.
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Hüseyin Kopkalli (P.E., MSCE) received Bachelor of Science degree from Istanbul Technical University, Faculty of Civil Engineering in1976 and Master of Science degree from Polytechnic Institute of New York in1979.
Hüseyin Kopkall2 is both an accomplished bridge and highway engineer, has worked on many transportation projects in eastern United States. He is highly experienced in original and rehabilitation designs for both concrete and steel bridges/viaducts which include high level, long span major river crossings as well as simple span and continuous span designs for grade separation on highway, railroad and river crossings.
He joined Ysrael A. Seinuk, P.C. Consulting Engineers in 1998 and currently serves as Senior Vice President - Chief Bridge Engineer in charge of bridge and highway projects.