Editor-in-chief of Journal of Structural Engineering & Applied Mechanics Academic journal

Professor Volkan Kahya

Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Structural Engineering & Applied Mechanics

Volkan Kahya is a Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at Karadeniz Technical University. He holds a BSc (1994), an MSc (1997), and a PhD (2003) from Karadeniz Technical University, all in civil engineering. He visited the University of California, Irvine (UCI) and the University of İllinois, Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) for post-doctoral research. 

His research area covers health monitoring and damage detection in engineering structures, modelling and analysis of advanced composite and functional materials, mechanical vibrations and vibration control, finite element modelling, and fracture and contact mechanics.