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Yildiz
Organisational unit Mountain Hydrology and Mass Movements Community Ecology
Torrents and Mass Movements
Mountain Ecosystems
Address WSL Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF
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Researchgate profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Anil_Yildiz

  • PhD in Civil Engineering, ETH Zurich, Switzerland (2013 - present)
  • M.Sc. in Civil Engineering, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey (2013)
  • B.Sc.in Civil Engineering, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey (2010)

Research interests:

  • Direct shear testing, root reinforcement, shallow landslides, dilatancy, plant-soil interactions

Publications:

Graf, F. Bast, A. Gärtner, H. Yildiz, A., 2017. Effects of mycorrhizal fungi on slope stabilisation functions of plants.  Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. (accepted)

Yildiz, A., Askarinejad, A., Graf, F., Rickli, C., Springman, S.M., 2015. Effects of roots and mycorrhizal fungi on the stability of slopes, in: Winter, M.G., Smith, D.M., Eldred, P.J.L., Toll, D.G. (Eds.), XVI ECSMGE Geotechnical Engineering for Infrastructure and Development. ICE Publishing, pp. 1693–1698.

Conference abstracts:

Yildiz, A. & Graf, F., 2017. Linking plants, fungi and soil mechanics. In EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts (Vol. 19, p. 14475).

Yildiz, A., Graf, F., Rickli, C., & Springman, S. M., 2016. Effects of root characteristics and dilatancy on the shear strength of root-permeated soils. 4th International Conference on Soil Bio- and Eco- Engineering, 11th-14th July, Sydney, Australia.

Yildiz, A., Graf, F., Rickli, C., & Springman, S. M., 2016. Effects of different vegetation types on the shear strength of root-permeated soils. In EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts (Vol. 18, p. 17879).

Yildiz, A., Graf, F., Rickli, C., & Springman, S. M., 2015. Effects of Dilatancy on the Shearing Behaviour of Root-Permeated Soil. In EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts (Vol. 17, p. 8972).

Inclinable Large-scale Direct Shear Apparatus (ILDSA)

Setting up the ILDSA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TBIg5nhbwh0

Time lapse of the ILDSA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jH4RaqHNC98

 

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