Personal Information
Yetis Murat

Department of Civil Engineering, Pamukkale University, Denizli, Turkey

Yetis Murat
Educations
From 09/1988 to 07/1992, Bachelor of Science , Turkey
From 09/1994 to 07/1996, Master of Science , Turkey
From 09/1996 to 01/2001, Doctorate , Turkey
Work Experiences
From 01/1994 to 01/2000, Research Assistant , Pamukkale University, Turkey
From 01/2000 to 01/2001, Research Assistant , Istanbul Technical University, Turkey
From 01/2001 to 12/2007, Assistant Professor , Pamukkale University, Turkey
From 12/2007 to 04/2013, Associate Professor , Pamukkale University, Turkey
From 04/2013 to ---, Professor , Pamukkale University, Turkey
Projects
From 09/1999 to 09/2001, A Fuzzy Logic Traffic Signal Control Model for Isolated Signalized Intersections , To develop Fuzzy Logic based adaptive control system for signalized intersections
From 12/2003 to 12/2005, Application of Intelligent Traffic Signal Control Models on Real Intersections , To make some applications of intelligent traffic signal control models on real intersections
From 09/2011 to 09/2014, Investigation of Driver Behavior Effects on Capacity and Intersection Performance at Urban Roads , To investigate driver behaviors on traffic and to analyze the effects on capacity
Speciality
Traffic Engineering
Traffic signal control
Fuzzy logic modelling in transportation
Artificial Neural Networks
Heuristics
Public transportation
Transport planning
Traffic safety
Book
Murat, Y. S., Arslan, T., Cakici, Z.,Akcam, C., “Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP) based Decision Support System for Urban Intersections in Transportation Planning”, Using Decision Support Systems for Transportation Planning Efficiency, Chapter 8, IGI Global Publishing, (2015).
Murat, Y.Ş., Kutluhan, S., Uludağ, N., (2014) “Use of Fuzzy Optimization and Linear Goal Programming Approaches in Urban Bus Lines Organization” Soft Computing in Industrial Applications, Springer, Vol 223, pp 277-287, ISBN 978-3-319-00929-2
Murat, Y. S., Cakici, Z., Yaslan, G., “Use of Fuzzy Logic Traffic Signal Control Approach as Dual Lane Ramp Metering Model for Freeways”, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, 223, 339-349, ISBN: 978-3-319-00929-2, (2014).
Murat Y.Ş., “Fuzzy Clustering Approach for Accident Black Spot Centers Determination”, Fuzzy Logic: Emerging Technologies and Applications, Edited by Elmer P. Dadios, INTECH Publishing, ISBN 978-953-51-0337, Chapter 5, p 83-99, 2012
Murat, Y.Ş., Kutluhan, S. “An Investigation On Pedestrians And Pedestrian Areas Of Denizli City In Scope Of Urbanization”, “Urbanisation, Land Use, Land Degradation And Environment” Daya Publishing House,New Delhi, India, ISBN 978-81-7035-711-7, Chapter 18, p 277-299 , 2011
Journal Articles
Karacasu, M., Hattatoglu, F., Hınıs, S., Murat, Y.S., (2014) “ Use of asphalt plant residue in hot mix asphalt” Int. J. of Global Warming. 01/2014; 6(2/3):127 - 139.
Cetin, M. Murat, Y.S. (2013) “A Mathematical Model for Determining Saturation Flows”, Technical Journal of Turkish Chamber of Civil Engineers, Volume 24, Number 2, April 2013, p 4759-4777, (in Turkish)
Murat, Y.Ş., Şekerler A. (2009), “Modelling Traffic Accident data by Clustering Approaches”. Technical Journal of Turkish Chamber of Civil Engineers , Volume 20, Number 3, July 2009, p 4759-4777, 2009 (in Turkish)
Demirdağ, O. ve Murat, Y.Ş. (2009), “Free Vibration Analysis of Elastically Supported Timoshenko Columns with Attached Masses Using Fuzzy Neural Network” Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, 68, 285-291.
Murat, Y.Ş., Uludag N., (2008) “Route Choice Modelling in Urban Transportation Networks using Fuzzy Logic and Logistic Regression Methods” Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research (JSIR), Volume 67, pp 19-27, 2008.
Murat, Y.Ş. Kikuchi S., (2007) “The Fuzzy Optimization Approach:A Comparison with the Classical Optimization Approach using the Problem of Timing a Traffic Signal”. Transportation Research Record, No 2024, p 82-91, Washington D.C.
Murat Y.Ş., Gedizlioğlu E., (2007) “Investigation of Vehicle Time Headways in Turkey” Institute of Civil Engineers-Transport Journal,. 160, Issue TR2, p 73-78, May 2007, Thomas Telford Press.
Murat Y.S., (2007) "A new Approach for Modelling Vehicle Delay at Isolated Signalized Intersections",ITE Journal on the Web, November 2007
Murat Y.Ş., (2006) “Comparison of Fuzzy Logic and Artificial Neural Networks Approaches in Vehicle Delay Modeling” Transportation Research Part C- Emerging Technologies, Pergamon Press, Vol 14/1 pp 316-334
Murat Y.Ş., Ceylan H., (2006) “Use of Artificial Neural Networks for Transport Energy Modelling”. Energy Policy, Pergamon press, Vol 34/17, pp 3165-3172.
Murat Y.Ş., Baskan Ö., “Modeling Vehicle Delays at Signalized Junctions: Artificial Neural Networks Approach”. Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research (JSIR), Vol 65, July 2006, pp 558-564, (2006).
Murat Y.Ş., Gedizlioğlu E., “A Fuzzy Logic Multi-phased Signal Control Model for Isolated Junctions”. Transportation Research Part C- Emerging Technologies, Pergamon Press, Vol 13/1 pp 19-36, (2005).
Gundogan, F., Karagoz, Z., Kocyigit, N., Karadag, A.,Ceylan, H., Murat Y.S., (2014) “ An Evaluation of Adaptive Traffic Control System in Istanbul, Turkey” Journal of traffic and logistic engineering. 09/2014; 2(3):198-202
Murat, Y.S., Saldıroğlu, S. (2013) “Köy Yollarının Takibi, Bakımı ve Onarımı için Coğrafi Bilgi Sistemi Esaslı Yönetim Modeli: Denizli Örneği”, Pamukkale Üniversitesi, Mühendislik Bilimleri Dergisi, Cilt 19, Sayı 6, S 240-248.
Murat Y.Ş., (2006) “Vehicle Delay Modelling at Signalized Intersections using Fuzzy Logic”, Technical Journal of Turkish Chamber of Civil Engineers. Volume 17, Number 3, July 2006, pp 3903-3916, (in Turkish)
Sarı, M., Murat Y.Ş., Kırabalı M., (2005) “Fuzzy Logic Modelling Approach and Applications”, Journal of Natural and Applied Sciences Institute of Dumlupınar University, Number 9, pp 77-92, (in Turkish).
Murat Y.Ş., Kulak O. (2005) “Use of Axiomatic Design in Route Choice Modelling at Transportation Networks”, Journal of Engineering Sciences. Pamukkale University Engineering Faculty Press. Volume, Volume 11, Number 3, pp. 425-435, ISSN 1300-7009, (in Turkish).
Murat Y.S., Gedizlioglu E., (2003). ‘Fuzzy Logic Traffic Signal Control Model for Isolated and two phased intersections’. Technical Journal of Turkish Chamber of Civil Engineers. Volume 14, Number 2, April 2003, p 2949-2963. (in Turkish).
Haldenbilen S., Murat Y.S., Baykan N., Meriç N., (1999). “Parking Problems at City Centers”. Journal of Engineering Sciences. Pamukkale University Engineering Faculty Press. Volume5, Number 2-3, p.1099-1109 ISSN 1300-7009. (in Turkish).
Murat Y.S., Koç A.C., Alkaya D., Yıldırım B., (1995). “ Rainfalls and its effects on Roads and Other Structures.”. Turkish Engineering Journal. September’95. No 379. Publication of The Union of Chambers of Turkish Architects and Engineers. Chambers of Civil Engineers. (in Turkish).
Conference Papers
Murat, Y.S., Cetin, M. (2016) “A New Formula for Saturation Flows at Signalized Intersections”, Presented at 95th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board (TRB), Washington D.C.,USA, January, 10-14, 2016.
Cakici, Z., Murat, Y.S., (2015) “Application of Heuristic based Optimization Algorithms on Vehicle Delay Problem” 7 th Symposium on Urban Infrastructure, Publication of The Union of Chambers of Turkish Architects and Engineers, November 13-14, Trabzon, Turkey.
Çakıcı, Z., Murat, Y.S., (2015) “Performance Analysis of Signalized Roundabouts”, 11th Transportation Congress, Publication of The Union of Chambers of Turkish Architects and Engineers, Chambers of Civil Engineers, Mimar Sinan University, May 27-29, Istanbul, Turkey.
Murat, Y. S., Cakici, Z., Akcam, C., (2014) “An Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP) based Decision Support System for Intersection Type Selection”, 11th International Congress on Advances in Civil Engineering (ACE-2014), October 21-25, Istanbul-Türkiye.
Murat, Y. S.,(2014) “Challenges and Vision of Fuzzy Logic based Traffic Signal Control Strategies“, 11th International Congress on Advances in Civil Engineering (ACE-2014), October 21-25, Istanbul-Türkiye.
Murat, Y. S., Cakici, Z., (2014) “Statistical Analysis of Vehicle Delay Measurements Considering Different Time Durations”, International Civil Engineering & Architecture Symposium for Academicians (ICESA-2014), May 17-20, Side-Antalya, Turkey
Murat, Y. S., Kutluhan, S., Cakici, Z., (2013) “Investigation of Cyclic Vehicle Queue and Delay Relationship for Isolated Signalized Intersection”, 16th Euro Working Group on Transportation, 4-6 September, Porto-Portugal
Murat, Y.S., Kutluhan, S., Cakıcı, Z. (2013) “Re-arrangement of traffic signal timings by cyclic vehicle queue profile” 2nd International Conference on Challnge of Civil Engineering 23-25 May 2013, Epoka University, Tirana, Albania.
Murat, Y.S., Kutluhan, S., Cakıcı, Z. (2013) “Comparison of fuzzy C-means and K-means clustering approaches in spatial analysis of traffic accidents”4th International Conference on Mathematical and Computational Applications 11-13 June 2013, Manisa – Turkey.
Murat, Y. S., Cakici, Z., Yaslan, G., (2012) “Use of Fuzzy Logic Traffic Signal Control Approach as Dual Lane Ramp Metering Model for Freeways”, Special Session on Emerging Theories and Applications in Transportation Science in 17th Online Conference on Soft Computing in Industrial Applications, 10-21 December, 2012.
Murat, Y.S., Demir, M. B., Cakici, Z. (2012) “Fuzzy Control Approach for Roundabout Metering Signals”, 15th Euro Working Group on Transportation, 10-13 September, Paris-France.
Murat, Y.Ş. Akgüngör, A.P., Kutluhan, S. (2011) “Investigation of Transportation and Traffic Phenomenon in Denizli”, Sustainable Urbanization Symposium, 29-30 April 2011, Malatya, Turkey
Murat, Y.Ş., Manga, A.O. (2010) “An Investigation About The Effects Of Driver Characteristics On Traffic Accidents” 9th International Congress on Advances in Civil Engineering, 27-30 September 2010 Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
Murat, Y.Ş.,(2009) “Use of fuzzy clustering method in traffic safety” EWGT2009 - 13th Euro Working Group on Transportation Meeting. September 23-25 Padua (Italy) , 2009
Murat, Y.S., Firat, M., Altun S. (2008) “Analysis of Traffic Accidents using Fuzzy Clustering and Geographical Information Systems”, Proceeding of the 10th International Conference on Applications of Advanced Technologies in Transportation (AATT), 27-31 May 2008, pp1443-1457, Athens Greece
Murat, Y.S. and Kikuchi, S., (2007) “The Fuzzy Optimization Approach:A Comparison with the Classical Optimization Approach using the Problem of Timing a Traffic Signal”. Presented at 87th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington D.C.,USA, 2007.
Murat, Y.S. and Kikuchi, S., (2007) “The Fuzzy Optimization Approach:A Comparison with the Classical Optimization Approach using the Problem of Timing a Traffic Signal”. Presented at 87th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington D.C.,USA, 2007.
Murat Y.S., Başkan Ö. (2005) “Modelling Vehicle Delays at Signalized Intersections using Artificial Neural Networks”, 6th Transportation Congress, 23-24-25 May 2005, Istanbul Technical University (ITU) Mustafa Kemal Conference Hall, Publication of The Union of Chambers of Turkish Architects and Engineers, Chambers of Civil Engineers, pp 214-228, 2005.
Haldenbilen, S., Murat, Y.S., Ceylan, H., (2005). “Evaluation of Intercity Transportation Demand in the Concept of Sustainable Transportation”, 6th Transportation Congress, 23-24-25 May 2005, Istanbul Technical University (ITU) Mustafa Kemal Conference Hall, . Publication of The Union of Chambers of Turkish Architects and Engineers, Chambers of Civil Engineers, s 79-89, 2005.
Murat, Y. S. and Ceylan, H., (2004). “Estimating Transport Energy Demand based on Artificial Neural Networks: A Case study of Turkey”. 10th World Conference on Transport Research (WCTR), July 4-8, 2004, Istanbul, Turkey. (in English)
Ceylan, H., Murat, Y. S., (2004). ‘Performance Comparison of TRANSYT and SIDRA with Genetic Algorithm and Fuzzy Logic in Sigalized Intersections’ 10th World Conference on Transport Research (WCTR), July 4-8, 2004, Istanbul, Turkey. (in English)
Ceylan, H., Murat, Y. S., Haldenbilen, S. and Cengiz, O., (2004). “Genetic Algorithm Approach to Evaluate Bus and Paratransit Public Transport in Urban Areas”. 10th World Conference on Transport Research (WCTR), July 4-8, 2004, Istanbul, Turkey. (in English)
Haldenbilen, S., Ceylan, H. and Murat, Y. S., (2003). “Analysis of the Transportation based Energy Consumption in Turkey”. 1st Aegean Energy Symposium and Exhibition, 22-24 May 2003. Pamukkale University, Conference Hall, Denizli, Turkey. p 403-409. (in Turkish).
Sahan. B, Ceylan, H and Murat, Y.S., (2003). “ Investigation of Speed Control and Traffic Calming Studies on Road Safety”. 2nd National Congress/Exhibition about Traffic and Road Safety, 7-9 May, 2003, Ankara (in Turkish).
Murat, Y.Ş.; Ozan, C.; Başkan, O., (2003). “Research of the Traffic Signs and Management Effects on Traffic Safety”. 2nd National Congress about Traffic Safety. 7-9 May 2003. Ankara, Turkey. (in Turkish).
Murat Y.Ş., Gedizlioğlu E., (2002). ‘A Fuzzy Logic Signal Control Model for Two-phased and Isolated Intersections’. 5th International Congress on Advances in Civil Engineering. 25-27 September 2002. Suleyman Demirel Congress Center, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey. p 199-209. (in Turkish).
Murat Y.Ş., Gedizlioğlu E., (2002). ‘A New Approach for Fuzzy Traffic Signal Control’. 13th Mini-EURO Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Transportation Systems and Science. Politecnico di Bari,10-13 June 2002, Bari, Italy. (in English)
Haldenbilen S., Baykan N., Murat Y.Ş., (2001). “Sustainable Development and Transport Policies”. 5th International Transportation Congress. 30-31 May- 1 June 2001, İstanbul. Auditorium of Yıldız Technical University. Publication of The Union of Chambers of Turkish Architects and Engineers, Chambers of Civil Engineers. p113-121. (in Turkish).
Murat Y.Ş., (2001). “Evaluation of the Performance of Fixed-Time Signal Control Systems using Simulation Methods”. 5th International Transportation Congress. 30-31 May- 1 June 2001, İstanbul. Auditorium of Yıldız Technical University. Publication of The Union of Chambers of Turkish Architects and Engineers, Chambers of Civil Engineers. p181-191. (in Turkish).
Murat Y.Ş., (2001). “Investigation of Design of Signal Cycle on Intersection Capacity”. 3rd Transportation and Traffic Engineering Congress and Exhibition. Publication of The Union of Chambers of Turkish Architects and Engineers, Chambers of Mechanical Engineers. 18-20 May 2001.Hilton Hotel Ankara, Turkey, p 153-161. (in Turkish).
Murat Y.Ş., Gedizlioğlu E. (2000). " Artificial Intelligence Applications in Traffic Signal Control (An Artificial Neural Networks Traffic Volume Prediction Model)”. 4th International Congress on Advances in Civil Engineering. 1-3 November 2000, Eastern Mediterranean University, Gazimagusa, T.R.N.C., p 297-303. (in Turkish).
Murat Y.Ş., Gedizlioğlu E. (1999). "Artificial Intelligence Applications in Traffic Signal Control". 15th Technical Congress and Exhibition about Civil Engineering. METU Congress Center. 24-25-26 November 1999, Ankara, Turkey. p523-541. (in Turkish).
Murat Y.Ş., (1999). "Investigation of Signalized Intersections in the Frame of Urban Transportation". Prroceedings of the Second National Symposium about Urban Infrastructure. Publication of The Union of Chambers of Turkish Architects and Engineers. 18-20 November 1999. Adana, Turkey. p75-86. (in Turkish).
Murat Y.Ş., (1999)."Evaluation of Control Strategies of Urban Signalized Intersections in Denizli Province" Industrialization and City Planning Conference". Publication of The Union of Chambers of Turkish Architects and Engineers, Chambers of Mechanical Engineers. 15-17 October 1999. Denizli/Turkey. p45-55. (in Turkish).
Murat Y.Ş., (1999). “Prediction of Traffic Volumes in Bosphorus Bridge using Artificial Neural Networks”. 11th Mini-EURO Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Transportation Systems and Science. Helsinki University of Technology.2-6 August 1999. Helsinki-Finland. (in English).
Baykan N., Haldenbilen S. ve Murat Y.Ş. , (1998). “Urban Traffic Problems and Solutions in Province of Denizli/TURKEY”. 4th Transportation Congress Proceedings. Publication of The Union of Chambers of Turkish Architects and Engineers. 3-4-5 June 1998 .Denizli, Turkey.p241-251. (in Turkish).
Murat Y.Ş., (1998). “Examining Traffic Flows at Urban Intersections of Denizli/TURKEY”. 4th Transportation Congress Proceedings. Publication of The Union of Chambers of Turkish Architects and Engineers. 3-4-5 June 1998 .Denizli, Turkey. p121-134. (in Turkish).
Baykan N., Murat Y.Ş. ve Haldenbilen S., (1996). “Transportation Problems and Solutions in Developing Cities: (Denizli sample)”. First National Transportation Symposium, 6-7 May 1996. Ayazağa / Istanbul, Turkey.p325-337. (in Turkish).
Alkaya D., Murat Y.Ş., Koç A.C. ve Yıldırım B., (1996). “Settlement of Cities and Importance of Engineering Design (Denizli Sample)”. Habitat II, Forum of Non Governmental Organizations, Conference of Natural Disasters and Settlement Policies, 7 June 1996, Istanbul Technical University-Taşkışla.,Istanbul, Turkey p 76-80. (in Turkish).
Küçük B., Murat Y.Ş. ve Koç A.C., (1995). “Well-planned Structures and Environment”. Well-planned Cities and Civil Engineering Conference. Izmir office of Chambers of Civil Engineers. 20-21 October 1995, Izmir, Turkey. (in Turkish).
Honors and Awards
PhD. Thesis Award, Turkish Road Association, 2002
TUBITAK(Turkish Scientific and Technical Research Council)-NATO Post Doctoral Research Fellowship, 2006
TUBITAK(Turkish Scientific and Technical Research Council) Scientific Paper Support, 2006
TUBITAK(Turkish Scientific and Technical Research Council) Scientific Paper Support, 2007
TUBITAK(Turkish Scientific and Technical Research Council) Scientific Paper Support, 2008.
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