Research Interests: Marine Geophysics, Sedimentology, Seafloor Investigation, Operational Oceanography

Academic Staff Roster: https://staffroster.metu.edu.tr/my_staff_roster.php?ssn=MTkwMzQ3

ResearchGate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Devrim_Tezcan

Scopus: https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=14065518100

Education

  • Post-Doc. 2010-2012, Marine Geosciences, Haifa University, Israel
  • Ph.D. 2008, Marine Geology and Geophysics, Institute of Marine Sciences, METU, Turkey
  • M.Sc. 2001, Marine Geology and Geophysics, Institute of Marine Sciences, METU, Turkey
  • B.Sc. 1998, Geophysical Engineering, Ankara University, Turkey

Research Interests

Marine Geophysics, Sedimentology, Seafloor Investigation, Operational Oceanography

Career Highlights

  • Lead organizer of 2nd National Congress of Marine Sciences, Ankara (2016)
  • Coordination of setting-up of distributed observatory networks within DEKOSIM project
  • Contributed to the integration of METU-IMS to European database efforts (Seadatanet, Emodnet and precedents)

Selected Publications

  1. Dorrell, R.M., Peakall, J., Darby, S.E., Parsons, D.R., Johnson, J., Sumner, E.J., Wynn, R.B., Özsoy, E., Tezcan, D. (2019). Self-sharpening induces jet-like structure in seafloor gravity currents.  Nature Communications: 10(1), 1381. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-019-09254-2
  2. Dorrell RM, Peakall J, Sumner EJ, Tezcan D. et al. (2016). Flow dynamics and mixing processes in hydraulic jump arrays: Implications for channel-lobe transition zones. Marine Geology 381, 181-193.
  3. Okyar, Mahmut; Yilmaz, Sedat; Tezcan, Devrim; et al. (2013). Continuous resistivity profiling survey in Mersin Harbour, Northeastern Mediterranean Sea. Marine Geophysical Research 34, 127-136.
  4. Okyar, Mahmut; Pinar, Ali; Tezcan, Devrim; et al. (2008). Late quaternary seismic stratigraphy and active faults of the Gulf of Izmit (NE Marmara Sea). Marine Geophysical Research 29, 89-107.
  5. Tezcan D, Okyar M (2006). Seismic stratigraphy of Late Quaternary deposits on the continental shelf of Antalya Bay, Northeastern Mediterranean. Continental Shelf Research 26, 1595-1616.