Ceren GÜRKAN, M.Sc.

Ceren GurkanContact

Research interests

  • Hybridizable Discontinuous Galerkin Method (HDG)
  • Extended Finite Element Method (X-FEM)
  • Interface Problems
  • Fictitious Boundary Problems

 

Education

November 2013 – Present PhD Candidate in Computational Mechanics        PhD
Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya - Technische Universität München
Extended Hybridized Discontinuous Galerkin Method for Moving Boundaries and Interfaces
 
 
September 2011 – August 2013 Master of Science in Computational Mechanics   MSc
Swansea University, Swansea United Kingdom
Master Thesis on CFD modelling, analysis and simulation of large deformation, arbitrary geometry
problems.
 
September 2011 – August 2013 Master of Science in Computational Mechanics   MSc
Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona (Spain)
 
September 2006 – June 2011 Bachelors of Science Bsc
Middle East Technical University,
Civil Engineering
Expertise on structural engineering
 
 

Honours and Awards

Erasmus Mundus Category A scholarship holder throughout doctorate education.
Erasmus Mundus Category A scholarship holder throughout master education.(MSc Computational Mechanics)
Turkish Education Foundation scholarship holder throughout university education.(BSc Civil Engineering)
Graduation from Swansea University with distinction. (Msc Computational Mechanics)
Graduation from Middle East Technical University as a Honour Student. (BSc Civil Engineering)
Six times Honour Roll holder during undergraduate education.
 
Publications 

C. Gürkan, E. Sala-Lardies, M. Kronbichler, and S. Fernandez-Mendez. eXtended hybridizable discontinous Galerkin (X-HDG) for void problems. J. Sci. Comput., 66(3):1313-1333, 2016. ISSN 1573-7691.

C. Gürkan, M. Kronbichler, and S. Fernandez-Mendez. eXtended hybridizable discontinuous Galerkin with heaviside enrichment for heat bimaterial problems. J. Sci. Comput., 2017. doi: 10.1007/s10915-017-0370-6.

C. Gürkan, E. Sala-Lardies, M. Kronbichler, S. Fernández-Méndez, eXtended hybridizable discontinuous Galerkin (X-HDG) for Void and Bimaterial problems Advances in Discretization Methods, Vol. , pp. 103-122, 2016 

C. Gürkan, M. Kronbichler, and S. Fernandez-Mendez. eXtended hybridizable discontinuous Galerkin (X-HDG) for incompressible flow problems with unfitted meshes and interfaces. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, under review.

Conferences 

11th World Congress on Computational Mechanics — 20-25th July 2014 Barcelona/Spain 
Gürkan C, Fernandez-Mendez S, Sala-Lardies E, Kronbichler M.
Extended hybridizable Discontinuous Galerkin (X-HDG)for void problems
 
The 18th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems — 16-18 March 2015 Taipei/Taiwan 
Gürkan C, Fernandez-Mendez S, Sala-Lardies E, Kronbichler M.
Extended hybridizable Discontinuous Galerkin (X-HDG) for void problems
 
3rd ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference — July 20-23, 2015, Aachen, Germany
Gürkan C, Fernandez-Mendez S, Kronbichler M.
Extended hybridizable Discontinuous Galerkin (X-HDG) for bi-material problems
 
eXtended Discretization Methods — 9-11 September 2015 Ferrara/Italy
Gürkan C, Fernandez-Mendez S, Kronbichler M.
Extended hybridizable Discontinuous Galerkin (X-HDG) for void and bimaterial problems
 
ECCOMAS 2016 — 5-10 June 2016 Creta/Greece
Gürkan C, Fernandez-Mendez, Kronbichler M.
Extended hybridizable Discontinuous Galerkin (X-HDG) for heat bimaterial problems
 

12th World Congress on Computational Mechanics — 24-29 July 2016 Seoul/South
Korea — Gürkan C, Fernandez-Mendez S, Kronbichler M. — Extended hybridizable
Discontinuous Galerkin (X-HDG) for bimaterial problems.

The 19th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems — 5-7 April
2017 Roma/Italy — Gürkan C, Fernandez-Mendez S, Kronbichler M. — Extended
hybridizable Discontinuous Galerkin (X-HDG) for bimaterial and moving interface
problems.

eXtended Discretization Methods 2017 — 19-21 June 2017 Umeå/Sweden — Gürkan C,
Fernandez-Mendez S, Kronbichler M. — Extended hybridizable Discontinuous Galerkin
(X-HDG) for bimaterial and moving interface problems.