Canbolat UÇAK
Professor
 
 
 
 
 



Education

B.Sc.: ITU , Turkey, 1984.
M.Sc.: Institute of Science and Technology , ITU, Turkey, 1988.
Ph.D.: Kansas State University , Manhattan, USA, 1994.
 


Academic Positions


2011-......... Prof., Yeditepe University, Turkey.
2003-2011 Assoc. Prof., Yeditepe University, Turkey.
1996-2003 Assoc. Prof., Istanbul Technical University, Turkey.
1994-1996 Assis. Prof., Istanbul Technical University, Turkey.
1990-1994 Research Asistant, Kansas State University, USA.
1984-1988 Research Asistant, Istanbul Techinal University, Turkey.
 


Administrative Positions

2005- Member of Executive Board, Faculty of Engineering and Architecture, Yeditepe University.
2004- Assistant Chair, Electrical and Electronics Dept., Yeditepe University.
1998-2000 Assistant Director, Institute of Science and Technology, ITU.
 

Industrial Positions :

1994 Consultant Engineer, Kansas Power & Gas, Topeka, Kansas, USA.
 


Awards

2001 PES Chapter Outstanding Engineer Award, IEEE Power Engineering Society, 2001.
1988-1994 Scholarship for Ph.D, Ministry of Education, Turkey.
 

Research Interests :

Computer Methods in Power Systems
Power System Modeling and Analysis
Distribution Systems
Distribution Automation and Control
Restructuring of Power Systems



 

Publications :

O. Dag, O. Usta, C. Ucak, "Elektrik guc sistemlerinde harmonik kaynaklarinin yerinin saptanmasi ", itudergisi/D, Cilt 10, Sayi 1, sayfa 111-122, Subat 2011.

Uçak C., "Dissipation, voltage profile and Levy dragon in a special ladder network ", Europian Journal of Physics, Vol. 30, pp. 945-953, 2009.

Dag, O., Uçak C., Usta O., " Empedans Devreleri Yaklasimi ile harmonik Kaynaginin Yerinin Saptanmasi", Elektrik-Elektronik Bilgisayar Muhendisligi Sempozyumu, ELECO'2008 pp. 65-69 2008.

Uçak C. and Yegin K., "Understanding the behaviour of infinite ladder circuits ", Europian Journal of Physics, Vol. 29, pp. 1201-1209, 2008.

Karatekin C. Zobi and Uçak C., " Sensetivity analysis based on transmission line susceptances for congestion managment ", Electric Power Systems Research, Vol. 78, No. 9, pp. 1485-1493, 2008.

Uçak C. and Acar C., "Convergence and periodic solutions for the input impedance of a standart ladder network ", Europian Journal of Physics, Vol. 28, pp. 321-329, 2007.

Osman Kubilay Ekekon, Emre Apaydin, Canbolat Uçak, "Using Mathematica as a tool for teaching electromechanical device dynamics ", 5th International Conference on Electrical and Electronics Engineering-ELECO'2007, Vol. Electric Control,pp. 282-286, 5-9 December, Bursa, 2007.

Kucuksu, S., Goksedef, D., Bulbul, S., Yildiz, C.E., Ciblak, N., Lazoglu, I., Sorguven Oner E., Akgun, M., Okyar, A.F., Safak, K.K., Ahn, H., Sehirlioglu, M., Ucak, C., Egrican, N.," Development of the First Turkish Miniature and Implantable Centrifugal Heart Pump Support System: Heart Turcica-2 ", XXII Ulusal Kardiyoloji Kongresi, Antalya, Turkiye, 24-28 Kasim 2006

Kucuksu, S., Goksedef, D., Bulbul, S., Yildiz, C.E., Ciblak, N., Lazoglu, I., Sorguven Oner E., Akgun, M., Okyar, A.F., Safak, K.K., Ahn, H., Sehirlioglu, M., Ucak, C., Egrican, N.," Turk yapimi ilk sol ventrikul destek sistemi: Heart Turcica-1 ", 9. Ulusal Kalp ve Damar Cerrahisi Kongresi, Belek, Antalya, Turkiye, 1-5 Kasim 2006

Kucuksu, S., Goksedef, D., Bulbul, S., Yildiz, C.E., Ciblak, N., Lazoglu, I., Sorguven Oner E., Akgun, M., Okyar, A.F., Safak, K.K., Ahn, H., Sehirlioglu, M., Ucak, C., Egrican, N.," The prototype of the first Turkish axial pump for the treatment of end-stage cardiac failure ", International Society for Rotary Blood Pumps (ISRBP) 14th Congress, Leuven, Brussels, 31 August-2 September 2006 (poster)

Canan Zobi, Canbolat Ucak, " Elektrik enerji piyasalarinda iletim hat parametrelerinin tikaniklik uzerine etkileri " ITU DERGISI/D MUHENDISLIK , Cilt 5, Sayi 2, Kisim 2, 3-14, Nisan 2006.

Uçak C., " Distrubution system restoration after prolonged outages ", Journal of Engineering and Natural Sciences-SIGMA,No. 2, pp. 1-15, 2005. (invited review paper)

Zobi, C., Uçak C., " Rekabetci guc sistemlerindeki iletim tikanikligina hat suseptanslarinin etkisi ", Elektrik-Elektronik Bilgisayar Muhendisligi 11. Ulusal Kongresi, 2005.

Karatekin Zobi, C., Uçak C., " Investigation of transmission line parameter sensitivities in congested power systems ", WSEAS Transactions on Circuits and Systems, Vol. 3, No. 6, pp. 1463-1468, August 2004.

Dag, O., Uçak C., " Fault classification for power distribution systems via a combined wavelet-neural approach ", 2004 International Conference on Power Systems, POWERCON 2004, Singapore, pp, 1-6, November 21-24 2004.

Dag, O., Uçak C., " Combined wavelet-neural fault classifier for power distribution systems ", ARI The Bulletin of the Istanbul Technical University, Vol. 53, No. 1, pp. 82-97 2004.

Dag, O., Uçak C., " Birlesik dalgacik-sinir agi modeli yaklasimi ile elektrik guc sistemlerinde ariza siniflama (in Turkish) ", Elektrik-Elektronik Bilgisayar Muhendisligi Sempozyumu, ELECO'2004, pp. 11-15 2004.

Zobi, C., Uçak C., " Rekabetci guc sistemlerinde iletim hat tikanikliginin bara fiyatlandirmayla duzenlenmesi (in Turkish) ", Elektrik-Elektronik Bilgisayar Muhendisligi 9. Ulusal Kongresi, Vol. 1, pp. 122-126 2001.

Uçak C., Dokuyucu, G.," Investigation of thermostat-set control as a new direct load control method ", Second International Conference on Electrical and Electronics Engineering, ELECO'2001, Bursa, Turkey, pp. 34-38, November 7-11 2001.

Uçak C., " Distribution system restoration with multiple supplies after extended outages ", First International Conference on Electrical and Electronics Engineering, ELECO'1999, Bursa, Turkey, pp. 194-198, December 1-5 1999.

Uçak C., Çaglar, R.," The effects of load parameter dispersion and direct load control actions on aggregated load ", International Conference on Power System Technology, Vol.1, pp. 280-284, Beijing, China, August 18-21 1998.

Uçak C., " Dagitim sistemlerinde dogrudan yuk kontrol etkilerinin stokastik fark denklemi kullaný incelenmesi (in Turkish) ", Bursa IV. Elektromekanik Sempozyumu pp. 40-43, Aralik 17-21 1997

Uçak C. and Pahwa A., " Optimal step-by-step restoration of distribution systems during excessive loads due to cold load pickup ", Electric Power Systems Research , Vol. 32, No. 2, February 1995.

Pahwa A. and Uçak C., " Infrastructure enhancement for restoration of distribution systems following extended outages", Electric Machines and Power Systems, Vol. 22, No. 6, 1994.

Uçak C. and Pahwa A., " An analytical approach for step-by-step restoration of distribution systems following extended outages", IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, pp. 1717-1723, Vol.9, No.3, July 1994.

Uçak C. and Pahwa A., "Transformer loading limits during cold load pickup", in The Proceedings of the 25th. Annual North American Power Symposium, pp. 554-559, Washington D.C., October 11-12 1993.

Uçak C. and Pahwa A., "The effects of number of sectionalizing switches on the total restoration time during cold load pickup", in The Proceedings of the 24th. Annual North American Power Symposium, pp. 42-49, Reno, Nevada, October 5-6 1992.

Pahwa A. and Uçak C., "Restoration of power distribution systems in the wake of storms", in The Proceedings of the 23th. Annual North American Power Symposium , pp. 54-63, Corbondale, Illinois, October 7-8 1991.


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Contact Information

Electrical and Electronics Department
Engineering and Architecture Faculty
Yeditepe University
Kayisdagi, 34755 Erenkoy, Istanbul

E-mail: canbolat@yeditepe.edu.tr
Phone : +90 (216) 578 0548
Fax : +90 /216) 578 0400  
 

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