Mehmet successfully completed his M.A.Sc. in Mining Engineering. Mehmet defended on October 15, 2021, his thesis “Synthetic High Resolution Block Model for Benchmarking Mining Technologies“. His committee was formed by Prof. Takis Katsabanis and Prof. Qian Zhang, as examiners, Prof. Julian Ortiz as supervisor, and Prof. Asli Sari as cosupervisor. The exam was chaired by Prof. Christopher Pickles.