Presented by Billur Kazaz, CPESC IT – Graduate Research Assistant, Auburn University
Billur Kazaz is currently a Ph.D. student at Auburn University under the advisement of Dr. Michael Perez. She earned her B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from Istanbul Technical University, Turkey in 2018, where she investigated building information modeling (BIM). Ms. Kazaz earned her Master’s degree in Civil Engineering from Iowa State University in December 2019. She focused on modeling groundwater data and investigating the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in construction site inspections of erosion and sediment control practices during her time at Iowa State University. Currently she conducts research on using flocculants for construction stormwater treatment and aerial inspections of temporary E&SC practices.