Erol Güler, Ph.D.
Adjunct faculty, Geotechnical Engineering
Dr. Güler has more than thirty years of experience in the field of geotechnical engineering. He has combined his academic experience to perform research and conduct multi-faceted geotechnical designs. His areas of expertise include foundation design with emphasis on pile foundations, slope stabilization, soil improvement, reinforced soil structures, soil stabilization and soil dynamics. He has performed a large number of geotechnical investigations in various parts of Turkey for governmental agencies as well as private contractors. Dr. Güler is a leading geotechnical engineer in Turkey with respect to his academic background, work experience and innovative practice in the field of geosynthetics. He has successfully implemented his research studies performed in England and the United States to practical problems in Turkey; he is particularly well known for his geosynthetic applications within the geotechnical engineering community.