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Mehmet Zeki Billor
Geosciences
Research Fellow

Research Areas: Ore deposits. Ar40/Ar39 Geochronology and geodynamic evolution of Turkey. Structure, geochemistry and ore deposits of Alpine ophiolite in Turkey. Environmental Geology (Heavy metal contamination of water)

Office: 2055 Beard Eaves Coliseum

Address:
2050 Beard Eaves Coliseum
Auburn, AL 36849

Phone: (334) 844-8878
Fax: (334) 844-4486
E-Mail: mzb0009@auburn.edu

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Education

Ph.D., Geology, Çukurova University
1999
M.S., Geology, Çukurova University
1986
B.S., Geology, Çukurova University
1983


Professional Employment

Research Fellow III, Auburn University
2014- Present
Research Fellow II, Auburn University
2012-2014
Research Fellow I, Auburn University
2007-2012
Visiting Researcher, Auburn University
2005-2007
Assistant Professor, Çukurova University
1999-2005
Lecturer, Çukurova University
1995-1999


Research and Teaching Interests

Ore deposits.  Ar40/Ar39 Geochronology and geodynamic evolution of Turkey. Structure, geochemistry and ore deposits of Alpine ophiolite in Turkey.  Environmental Geology  (Heavy metal contamination of water)


Selected Publications

  1. Şenel Özdamar, Mehmet Z.Billor, Gürsel Sunal, Fahri Esenli, Michael F. Roden  2013.  First U–Pb SHRIMP zircon and 40Ar/39Ar ages of metarhyolites from the Afyon–Bolkardag Zone, SW Turkey: Implications for the rifting and closure of the Neo-Tethys, Gondwana Resea. 24, 377-391.
  2. Ö. F. Çelik, M. Chiaradia, A. Marzoli, Z. Billor, R. Marschik (2013). The Eldivan ophiolite and volcanic rocks in the İzmir-Ankara-Erzincan suture zone, Northern Turkey: Geochronology, whole-rock geochemical and Nd-Sr-Pb isotope characteristics. Lithos, 172-173, 31-46.






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