The ASASE2021 will be held from May 20 to 21, 2021 and will be organized online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It is dedicated to the discussion of the earthquake phenomena considering the effects of Samos Earthquake struck on 30 October 2020 and to shed light on the active tectonics and seismicity of the Aegean Region.

About ASASE2021

Active Tectonics and Seismicity of the Aegean Region with special emphasis on the 30 October 2020 Samos Earthquake (ASASE2021) will consist of oral and poster presentations of the invited speakers. The workshop will cover a wide range of topics related to earthquake studies, such as active tectonics, geodynamics, seismic, tsunami, Global Positioning System (GPS) and Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar (InSAR) applications. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the workshop will only include video conference sessions. We welcome participants from all over the World!


Honorary President

Prof. Dr. Hasan Mandal - The president of the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK)

Prof. Dr. Nükhet Hotar - The chancellor of Dokuz Eylül University

Prof. Dr. Alim Yıldız - The chancellor of Sivas Cumhuriyet University

Organising and Scientific Committee

Prof. Dr. Orhan Tatar - Sivas Cumhuriyet University

Prof. Dr. Hasan Sözbilir - Dokuz Eylül University

Prof. Dr. Spyros Pavlides - Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Prof. Dr. Riccardo Caputo - University of Ferrara

Prof. Dr. Derman Dondurur - Dokuz Eylül University

M. Mirat Satoğlu - TÜBİTAK / ULAKBİM

Dr. Cihan Aksop - TÜBİTAK / ULAKBİM


Murat  Köreke - TÜBİTAK / ULAKBİM

Local Organizing Committees

Dr. Fikret Koçbulut – Sivas Cumhuriyet University

Dr. Mustafa Softa - Dokuz Eylul University

Dr. Mehmet Utku - Dokuz Eylul University

Dr. Ayça Çırmık - Dokuz Eylul University

Semih Eski - Dokuz Eylul University

Çiğdem Tepe - Dokuz Eylul University

Cevdet Özkan Özdağ - Dokuz Eylul University

Berna Şengöçmen Geçkin - Dokuz Eylul University

Umut Öncü - Dokuz Eylul University

Büşra Yerli - Dokuz Eylul University

Ayşe Nur Şenyiğit - Dokuz Eylul University


TÜBİTAK (Turkey)

Dokuz Eylül University (Turkey)

Sivas Cumhuriyet University (Turkey)

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece)

University of Ferrara (Italy)





After the workshop, a special issue of the Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences (TJES) is planned to be published. All selected papers will be reviewed according to the journal’s evaluation and publishing policies and procedures.


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