Research Interests: Network ecology, Ecological modelling, Fisheries, ecosystem-based fisheries management, Marine food webs


  • Ph.D. 2013, Marine Biology & Fisheries, Institute of Marine Sciences, METU, TÜRKİYE.
  • M.Sc. 2008, Marine Biology & Fisheries, Institute of Marine Sciences, METU, TÜRKİYE.
  • B.Sc. 2004, Faculty of Fisheries, Istanbul University, TÜRKİYE.

Career Highlights

Implementation of Ecopath with Ecosim in Fortran 95/2003 for coupling and integration with other models

Selected Publication

  1. Fu, C., Xu, Y., Bundy, A., Grüss, A., Coll, M., Heymans, J. J., Fulton, E. A., Shannon, L., Halouani, G., Velez, L., Akoglu, E., Lynam C. P., Shin, Y-J., 2019. Making ecological indicators management ready: Assessing the specificity, sensitivity, and threshold response of ecological indicators. Ecological Indicators, 105, 16-28,
  2.  Shin Y.-J., Houle J.E., Akoglu E., Blanchard J., Bundy A., Coll M., Demarcq H., Fu C., Fulton E.A., Heymans J.J., Salihoglu B., Shannon L.J., Sporcic M., Velez L., 2018. The specificity of marine ecological indicators to fishing in the face of environmental change: a multi-model evaluation. Ecological Indicators 89: 317-326,
  3. Fu, C., Travers-Trolet, M., Velez, L., Grüss, A., Bundy, A., Shannon, L.J., Fulton, E.A., Akoglu, E., Houle, J.E., Coll, M. and Verley, P., 2018. Risky business: The combined effects of fishing and changes in primary productivity on fish communities. Ecological Modelling, 368, pp.265-276,
  4.  Salihoglu, B., Arkin, S.S., Akoglu, E. and Fach, B.A., 2017. Evolution of Future Black Sea Fish Stocks under Changing Environmental and Climatic Conditions. Frontiers in Marine Science, 4, p.339,
  5. Reed, J., Shannon, L., Velez, L., Akoglu, E., Bundy, A., Coll, M., Fu, C., Fulton, E.A., Grüss, A., Halouani, G. and Heymans, J.J., 2017. Ecosystem indicators—accounting for variability in species’ trophic levels. ICES Journal of Marine Science, 74(1), pp.158-169,