Selahattin Akdag

Dr Selahattin Akdag

Grant-Funded Researcher (A)

School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering

Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology


Research Interests

  • Rock burst analysis in deep mines/excavations
  • Coal burst mechanism investigation
  • Damage mechanism and post-peak response of rocks
  • Experimental and computational rock mechanics
  • Engineering fracture mechanics
  • In-situ stress measurement using AE and DRA
  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2020 - ongoing Postdoctoral Research Associate The University of Adelaide
    2019 - 2020 Research Associate Australian Centre for Geomechanics - The University of Western Australia
    2016 - 2019 Teaching Assistant The University of Adelaide
    2013 - 2016 Research and Teaching Assistant Middle East Technical University
  • Awards and Achievements

    Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount
    2019 Award Dean's Commendation for Doctoral Thesis Excellence The University of Adelaide Australia
    2018 Award Travelling Grant School of Civil, Environmental and Mining, The University of Adelaide Australia
    2009 Achievement Dr. Taylan Bozdag Scholarship Club Certificate of Achievement Middle East Technical University (METU) Turkey
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    2016 - 2019 University of Adelaide Australia D.Phil.
    2013 - 2015 Middle East Technical University Turkey M.Sc
    2007 - 2013 Middle East Technical University Turkey B.Eng. (Hons.)
  • Research Interests

  • Position: Grant-Funded Researcher (A)
  • Phone: 83131113
  • Email: selahattin.akdag@adelaide.edu.au
  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Engineering North, floor 1
  • Org Unit: School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering

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