Istanbul University-Cerrahapasa Landscape Architecture Department
Dr Mert Eksi is a landscape architect and associate professor at the IUC Landscape Architecture Department. He is the founder and coordinator of Istanbul University Green Roof Research Project in Istanbul, Turkeysince 2010. In 2013 he worked as a visiting scholar in Michigan State University Department of Horticulture Green Roof Research Program for a year under supervision of Prof. Dr Brad Rowe for his postdoctoral studies. His research focused on experimental green roof studies including stormwater management, plant selection, growing media characteristics, energy balance and urban agriculture potential of green roofs.