Ahmet Bahaddin Ersöz

Ahmet Bahaddin ERSÖZ

Civil Engineer & Software Developer

abersoz [at] gmail [dot] com / +90546 607 09 45


I am civil engineer & software developer (CEDev) with 6+ years of experience in designing and implementing robust solutions. Having an interdisciplinary vision in the fields of civil engineering and computer science led me to create innovative approaches to engineering problems. I am always passionate about integrating new technologies into the existing workflows to design and maintain intelligent infrastructures.

Research Areas

Digitization of construction industry, Engineering informatics, Computer vision, Machine learning, Applicatons of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Computer Skills















SahaGözü (SiteEye)- siteeye.co

Researcher/Full Stack Developer

2017 - current

A cloud-based field monitoring platform, which is used to create and manage 3D data obtained by unmanned aerial vehicles and terrestrial laser scanners.

  • - Researching latest computer vision techniques to solve engineering problems in practice
  • - Developing a RESTFul software using NodeJS, Express, AngularJS, MySQL, C++, AWSS3
  • - Implementing digital geometry processing algorithms running on 3D data

i4Works LLC.- i4.com.tr


2016 - current

Founded the company with thesis supervisor and colleagues. Offering innovative, smart and interdisciplinary solutions and developing software for engineering problems.

CEDevs- cedevs.com


2019 - current

Established a non-profit community for civil engineering alumni/students who are passionate about software development. Organizing meetings, talks and workshops to inspire and qualify new CEDevs (Civil Engineer&Developers)

CEITech- blog/ceitech

Research Assistant/IT Manager

2013 - current

Responsible for improving IT services and developing computer aided engineering solutions for the department of civil engineering in Middle East Technical University.

Cankuş (Life Saving Birds)

Researcher/Software Developer

2013 - 2015

Developed a web-based GIS application, called as QRView, that acquires photos taken by UAVs and creates an interactive after earthquake map for damage observation and rescue systems used by Disaster and Emergency Management Authority of Turkey (AFAD)


Web developer

2009 - 2013

Built various web pages for companines, student clubs and individuals to meet and satisfy specific demands. Also, developed hobby purposed projects that hit thousands of visitors in a short time.


Middle East Technical University

Ph.D. Student - Civil Engineering

2016 - Current

Thesis topic: Visual Monitoring of Civil Infrastructures

  • - CENG562 Machine Learning
  • - IS566 Image Processing Algorithms
  • - CENG789 Digital Geometry Processing
  • - CE7025 Lean Construction Concepts and Methods

Middle East Technical University

M.Sc. Civil Engineering

2013 - 2016

Thesis title: Development of UAV-Based Pavement Crack Identification System Using Artificial Intelligence

  • - CENG707 Data Structures and Algorithms
  • - CENG709 Computer Architecture and Operating Systems
  • - CENG769 Web Based Software Architectures
  • - GGIT561 Digital Image Analysis

Middle East Technical University

B.S. Civil Engineering

2009 - 2013

  • - CE488 Computer Applications in Structural Engineering
  • - CE461 Computer Applications in Foundationg Engineering


Pekcan, O., Ersöz, A.B., Teke, T., 2016. Pavement crack detection using Unmanned Air Vehicles. Transportation Research Board 95th. Annual Meeting, Washington, DC. USA

Pekcan, O., Ersoz, A.B., Teke, T., et al., 2016. Damage Identification of Coastal Structures Using Image Processing Techniques. In 35th International Conference on Coastal Engineering, Istanbul, TURKEY

Ersöz, A.B., Pekcan, O., Teke, T., 2017. Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Based Pavement Crack Identification Method Integrated with Geographic Information Systems. Transportation Research Board 96th. Annual Meeting, Washington, DC. USA

Ersöz, A.B., Pekcan, O., Teke, T., 2017. Crack Identification for Rigid Pavements Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. International Conference BESTInfra 2017, Prague, Czech Republic

Altun, M., Ersöz, A.B., Teke, T., Kurt, T., Akcamete-Gungor, A., Pekcan, O., 2017. Application of Artificial Neural Networks on Building Energy Estimation. International Conference on Engineering Technologies (ICENTE'17), Konya, TURKEY

Ersoz, A. B., Pekcan, O., Tokdemir, O. B. 2018. Lean Project Management using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. 5th International Project and Construction Management Conference (IPCMC2018). North Cyprus

Awards & Certifications

Listed in most successful research assistants of civil engineering department list in 2014-2015 academic year

Directorate General of Civil Aviation Licensed Drone Pilot


Classical Guitar - Intermediate player since high school, participated several elective courses.

Long-Distance Running - One time full marathon and three times half-marathon finisher.

Blogging - Sharing ideas and experiences on blog.ahmetersoz.com

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