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Ahmet Emirhan Yolcu

E-mail: ayolcu@uh.edu

Phone: (302) 401-7242


A little about me:

I am from Turkey, and completed my B.S. degree in Civil Engineering at Istanbul Kultur University. My academic interests are flood control systems, 1D and 2D hydraulic modelling, spreading flood and creating hazard maps, predicting floods and early warning systems before it leads to disaster. In Fall semester in 2016, I have started my M.S. studies at the University of Houston in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.


Research interests:
My research interests include flood control, early-warning systems and remote sensing.


Personal interests:
My personal interests include travelling, hiking and outdoor sports.


Selected Publications:
2. Leon A. S., Chen, D. and Yolcu A. (2017) "A wetland system for flood control". Manuscript under review.


Flood Control


  • M.S., Water Resources Engineering, University of Houston, In progress
  • B.S., Civil Engineering, Istanbul Kultur University, Turkey, August 2014
  • Exchange Student, Civil Engineering, Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic, Fall 2013
  • Scholarship from State Hydraulic Works of the Republic of Turkey for Master’s degree in United States













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