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Independent experts nominated by country party

Mustafa Tolga Esetlili

Dr. (PhD.)
First name
Mustafa Tolga
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Discipline of Expertise
Other Disciplines
Soil Science
Environmental Sciences
Information Systems
Thematic Areas
Environmental monitoring
Land degradation
Remote sensing
Soil conservation
Soil degradation
Sustainable agriculture
Sustainable land management
Ege University, Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Soil Science & Plant Nutrition,
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Work experience
2001-2004, Ege University 2001–BIL–018, Surveyor -Research on the determination of crop pattern of the Torbali-Izmir region by remote sensing; _x000D_
2002-2005, Ege University2002–BIL–030, Surveyor A research on the availability of GIS in determining and classifying of natural sites and establishing database. A case study in Kaynaklar-Izmir-TURKEY._x000D_
2004-2009, Ege University 2004–BIL–024,Surveyor, Determination of potential erosion risk using remote sensing and GIS in Karaburun peninsula- TURKEY._x000D_
2005-2008, Ege University 2005-ZRF-014, Surveyor Ecological Risk Analysis and Assessment through Remote Sensing and GIS: A Case Study in Gediz Delta- TURKEY._x000D_
2006-2008 TUBITAK&ESA105-O-247,Surveyor,A Research on Determination of Different Soil Moisture Levels Using SAR Images._x000D_
2006-2009TUBITAK 106-Y-054, Surveyor, Determination of Soil Erosion Rate in Gediz Basin by Using Radioactive Lead (210Pb)._x000D_
2009-2012 TUBITAK 108-G-016, Surveyor, Determination of Olive Tree Inventory by Remote Sensing Technique._x000D_
Thematic areas: Desertification, Drought, Environmental monitoring, Land degradation, Land use planning, Remote sensing, Risk assessment, Salinization, Soil conservation, Soil degradation, Sustainable agriculture, Sustainable land management
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
BSc.Ege University, Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agricultural, Izmir-TURKEY.1998;_x000D_
MSc. Ege University, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences, Izmir-Turkey, 2001;_x000D_
PhD. Ege University, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences, Izmir- Turkey, 2008
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Y. Kurucu, U, Altinbas, H.Uysal, M, Bolca, M. T. Esetlili, F. Ozen, G.Yönter, N. Ozden, G. Yolcu, H. Karakurt, N. Altunel, 2011. Creating Potential Erosion Risk Map of the Karaburun Peninsula by Geographical Information System and Remote Sensing Technique. Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology, Vol 12, No2, 488 -501 _x000D_
2. B. Özden, A. Ugur, G. Yener, R. Manav, M. Içhedef, I. Sert, Y. Kurucu, K. Ölgen, M.T. Esetlili, B. Çolak Esetlili, 2008. Soil Erosion Evaluation in Gediz Basin Using 210Pb Technique, 4th International Symposium on In-situ Nuclear Metrology as a tool for Radioecology, 13-16 October 2008, Rabat/Morocco._x000D_
3. Türkyilmaz (Zafer), B., Kurucu, Y., Altinbas, Ü., Bolca, M., Esetlili, M.T., Gülgün, B., Özen, F., Gencer, G., Güney, A., Hepcan, S., Özden, N., 2007. A GIS Aided Model for Rating Natural Protection Areas According to Natural Protection Priorities, International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology, Vol:14, No:3, p:278-286. _x000D_
4. Kurucu, Y., Sanli, F. Balik, Esetlili, M. T., Bolca, M. and Goksel, C., 2009. Contribution of SAR Images to Determination of Surface Moisture on the Menemen Plain, TURKEY, International Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol:30, No:7, p:1805-1817. _x000D_
5. Bolca M,Turkyilmaz B,Kurucu Y,Altinbas U, Esetlili M.T., Gulgun, 2006. Determination of Impact of Urbanization on Agricultural Land and Wetland Land Use in Balcovas' Delta by Remote Sensing and GIS Technique. Environmental Monitoring Assessment. Vol:131, No:1-3, p:409-419.
Other activities
1. CIHEAM-IAMZ, Spain. “Assessing&Monitoring Desertification and Land Use Systems”, 2009._x000D_
2. IPSC-JRC, Italy. “Crop Yield Forecasting and Production Estimates”, 2005, (Experts Meeting)._x000D_
3. ITC (International Institute for Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation) Alumni Association, (Membership) _x000D_
4. Soil Science Society of TURKEY (Membership)
Organisation name
Ankara University
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