Türkay Gökgöz, BA (Yildiz Technical University, 1991), MA (Istanbul Technical University, 1994), PhD (Yildiz Technical University, 1999), is a Professor in the Cartography Division, Geomatic Engineering Department, Yildiz Technical University. His dominant field is cartographic generalisation. He has studied analytical cartography, digital terrain modelling, analysis of terrain using digital elevation models, algorithmic foundations of geographic information systems and prehistoric maps for more than 20 years. He has several refereed papers and gives several lectures. He received a short-term research scholarship from the Deutscher Akademischer Austausschdienst (DAAD) to the Institute for Cartography and Geoinformation at University of Bonn, Germany, in 1996. Since 2010, he has been the head of the Cartography Division.
- Faculty of Civil Engineering
- Geomatic Engineering