FACULTY OF ARCHITECTUREDEPARTMENT OF CITY AND REGIONAL PLANNING


Başar ÖZBİLEN

basar ozbilen photo    Address: Department of City and Regional Planning, New Building Room: 303

                       Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey


    Phone: 
+90 312 210 6226

    Fax: +90 312 210 7965

 

    E-mail: bozbilen@metu.edu.tr

 

 



Education:


Ph.D., City and Regional Planning, Middle East Technical University (Ongoing)

M.Sc., City Planning, Middle East Technical University (2016)

B.C.P., City and Regional Planning, Middle East Technical University (2013)

  

Taught Courses:


CRP 202 Planning Studio IV (2016-Present)

CRP 201 Planning Studio III (2015-Present)
CRP 351 Urban Transport Planning
 (2014-Present)

CRP 302 Planning Studio VI (2014-2015)

CRP 301 Planning Studio V (2013-2015)


Research Interests:


Transport Planning, Transport Policy, Transport Modelling, Transport Economics, Paratransit, Transport System Integration, Intelligent Transportation Systems

  

Master's Thesis:

"Integration of Dolmuş as a Paratransit Mode to the Existing Public Transport Network: Ankara Example", Unpublished Master’s Thesis in City Planning in City and Regional Planning Department, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences, Middle East Technical University, June 2016, Ankara, Turkey

International Proceedings:


Özbilen, B., (2016, July). Challenges of Integrating Dolmus, the Paratransit Mode in Turkey, Into the Existing Public Transport Network: The Cases of Ankara and Istanbul. Paper presented at IV World Planning Schools Congress (WPSC 2016). Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


Özbilen, B., (2015, December). Paratransit Sistem Olarak Dolmuşun Mevcut Toplu Taşıma Ağına Entegrasyonu: Ankara Örneği (Integration of Paratransit Mode Dolmuş Into the Existing Transport Network: Ankara Example). TRANSIST 2015 8. Uluslararası Ulaşım Teknolojileri Sempozyumu ve Fuarı'nda Sunulmuş Bildiri (Paper presented at TRANSIST 2015 8th International Symposium and Exhibition on Transportation Technologies) (pp. 649-660).  İstanbul, Turkey

Özbilen, B.
, (2015, February). 
Public Transport Smart Card Systems in Turkish Cities: The Challenge of Paratransit. Paper presented at Sixteenth International Conference of Urban Transport (CODATU XVI). İstanbul, Turkey


Özbilen, B., (2014, July). A Case Study on the Impacts of Urban Rail Systems on the Spatial Development; Ankara, Turkey Example. Paper presented at 28th Annual Congress of Association of European Schools of Planning (AESOP 2014). Utrecht, Netherlands


National Proceedings:


Kundakcı, E., Karataş, P., Dalkıç, G., Özbilen, B. & Tüydeş-Yaman, H., (2015, December). Sürdürülebilir Ulaşım ve Kampüs Trafik Güvenliği: ODTÜ Öğrenci Bakışı (Sustainable Transportation and Campus Traffic Safety: METU Student View). Sürdürülebilir Ulaşım için Ulusal Yol ve Trafik Güvenliği Kongresi'nde Sunulmuş Bildiri (Paper presented at Road and Traffic Safety Congress for Sustainable Transportation) (pp. 244-254). Ankara, Turkey


Dalkıç, G., Özbilen, B., Karataş, P., Kundakcı, E. & Tüydeş-Yaman, H., (2015, November). Sürdürülebilir Ulaşım İçin Yerleşke İçinde Bisiklet Kullanımı: ODTÜ Kampüsü Örneği (The Use of Bicycles on Campus for Sustainable Transportation: The Case of METU Campus). TMMOB İMO 7. Kentsel Altyapı Sempozyumu'nda Sunulmuş Bildiri (Paper presented at UCTEA CCE 7th Symposium on Urban Infrastructure) (pp. 529-538). Trabzon, Turkey

 

Özbilen, B., (2014, May). Toplu Taşım için Akıllı Ulaşım Sistemleri Destekli Mobil Yolcu Bilgilendirme Sistemleri (Intelligent Transportation Systems Aided Mobile Traveler Information Systems for Public Transport), 1. Karayolu Akıllı Ulaşım Sistemleri Kongre ve Sergisi'nde Sunulmuş Bildiri (Paper presented at 1st National Congress and Exhibition on Intelligent Transportation Systems Book of Proceedings) (pp. 52-61). İstanbul, Turkey


Workshops:


Özbilen, B., (2014, September). Kentsel Ulaşım için Mobil Yolcu Bilgilendirme Sistemleri (Mobile Traveler Information Systems for Urban Transportation). Kentsel Ulaşımda Akıllı Ulaşım Sistemleri (AUS) Uygulamaları Çalıştayı'nda Sunulmuş Bildiri (Paper presented at Workshop on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Applications in Urban Transportation). Ankara, Turkey


Awards:


Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences 2015-2016 Thesis of the Year Award, METU. 2017


Prof. Dr. Ilhan Tekeli Graduate Thesis Award 2016, METU. 2017


Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences Course Performance Award in City Planning (M.S.), METU. 2015