Assist. Prof. Dr. Serdar DURU Animal Science – Animal Breeding E-mail: [email protected] Phone: 0 (224) – 294 15 51 EDUCATION • PhD, 2005, Uludag University, Animal Science Department • MSc, 1999, Uludag University, Animal Science Department • BSc, 1995, Uludag University, Animal Science Department RESEARCH INTERESTS • Dairy cattle breeding • Animal breeding DEPARTMENT of ANIMAL SCIENCE --- Publications--Publications--• Duru, S., S. Kumlu and E. Tuncel.2012. Estimation of variance components for type traits and milk yield in Holstein cattle. Turk J Vet Anim Sci. (36)(6): 585-591. • Duru, S. 2012. Inbreeding and the Importance of Mating Program on Controlling Inbreeding in Holstein Cattle. Kafkas Univ Vet Fak Derg. 18 (4): 701-704. (Short Communication). • Duru, S., S. Kumlu and E. Tuncel. 2012. Suggestions for Turkey about for Using Selection Indices for Holstein Cattle in Various Countries. Kafkas Univ Vet Fak Derg. 18 (1): 43-48. • Koyuncu, M. and S. Duru. 2009. Estimates of (co)variance components for direct and maternal effects on birth weights of Karacabey merino lambs. Turk J Vet Anim Sci (33)(3) 235-240. • Koyuncu, M., S. Duru, Ş. Kara Uzun, Ş. Öziş and E. Tuncel.2007.Effect of castration on growth and carcass traits in hair goat kids under a semi-intensive system in the south-Marmara region of Turkey. Small Rumin. Res. (72): 38–44. • Duru, S. and M. Koyuncu.2005. Estimates of Variance Components and Genetic Parameters for Direct and Maternal Effects on Birth Weight of Imroz Lambs. Journal of Agricultural Faculty of Uludag University. 19(2): 13-21.