Mr. Mert Oytun is currently working as a Project Engineer (PE) in a construction company named Wilshire Construction LP based in Los Angeles/U.S. He held a double master’s in Civil Engineering with a Construction Engineering and Management (CEM) focus from Middle East Technical University (METU) in 2021, and the University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, California in 2022. He has distinguished academic success. After graduating from the undergraduate and graduate programs as the highest-ranking graduate, Mr. Mert Oytun maintained his M.Sc. studies with equal attainment. Consequently, he has received several scholarships throughout his life, including a Fulbright M.Sc. Scholarship. Besides his remarkable academic career, Mr. Mert Oytun is an ardent sportsman interested in several sports branches. Especially, swimming, diving, and sailing are indispensable parts of his life. He is an open-water swimmer, diving instructor, and amateur sailor. He succeeded in transcending from Asia to Europa by swimming. Hence, he acquired the title of cross-continental swimmer in 2015. His current research interests include the following topics:

  • Automation and visualization of adaptive environments via construction technologies
  • Construction project management in practice
  • LEAN practices in the construction industry
  • Green buildings and life cycle assessment concepts

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