Savaş Karabulut earned his Ph.D. from the Istanbul University in Geophysical Engineering and worked as a Research Assistant and Assist. Prof. Dr. at the Istanbul University, Faculty of Engineering Department of Geophysical Engineering. He carried out many studies in engineering seismology and soil engineering problems, with his current research oriented on seawater intrusion and Aegean Tectonics. He has published books, many articles, and conference papers. He is a member of the Union of Chambers of Turkish Engineers and Architects, European Geoscience Union, American Geophysical Union, and Earthquake Engineering Association of Turkey.