Research Groups

Muhsin Ciftcioglu Resaerch Group

Education:

B.S. Chemical Engineering Middle East Technical University 1979

M.S. Chemical Engineering Middle East Technical University 1982

PhD Chemical Engineering Iowa State University USA 1987

Experience:

 

Prof.Dr.  ChE Dept.  İYTE İzmir Turkey   1999-

Dean Faculty of Engineering İYTE 2002-2006

Dean Graduate School İYTE 1999-2002

Assoc.Prof.Dr. ChE Dept.  İYTE İzmir Turkey 1995-1999

Assoc.Prof.Dr. ChE Dept.  EGE Univ. İzmir Turkey 1993-1995

Asst.Prof.Dr. ChE Dept.  EGE Univ. İzmir Turkey 1991-1993

Ast.Prof.Dr. ChE Dept.  Univ.of New Mexico Albuquerque USA 1987-1991

Res.Asst. Ames Lab. ChE Dept. Iowa State Univer. Ames IA USA 1983-1987

Specialist Food Eng.Dept. Gaziantep Univer. Gaziantep Turkey 1980-1982

Teach. Asst. ChE Dept. METU Ankara Turkey 1978-1980

 

 

Research Area(s):

Ceramic Processing (Seramik Süreçler)

Biomaterials and Scaffolds (Biyomalzemeler ve Yapı İskeleleri)

Bone Cement Preparation (Kemik Çimentosu Hazırlanması)

Preparation and Characterization of Ceramic Nano/ultra/microfiltration membranes (Seramik Nanofiltrasyon/Ultrafiltrasyon/Mikrofiltrasyon Membran Üretimi ve Karakterizasyonu)

The utilization of ceramic membranes in industrial wastewater treatment

(Seramik Membranların Endüstriyel Atıksu Arıtımında Kullanımları)

Artificial Photosynthesis and Photocatalysis (Yapay Fotosentez ve Fotokataliz)

Processing and Characterization of Nanosized Ceramic Powders (Seramik Nanotoz Hazırlama Süreçleri ve Karakterizasyonu)

Rheological Characterization of Ceramic Powder Suspensions (Seramik Toz Süspansiyonların  Reolojik Özelliklerinin Karakterizasyonu)

Projects:

“Seramik Tübüler MF-UF-NF Membran Modüllerinin Mikro/Nanotasarımı ve Endüstriyel Atıksu Yönetiminde Kullanılmalarının Araştırılması”, 2014-2016, 113Y344 ÇAYDAĞ TÜBİTAK 1003 Projesi

“Nadir Toprak ve Geçiş Elementleri Katkılı Titan Kompozitlerinin Nanotasarımı ve Yapay Fotosenteze Yönelik Kullanımlarının Araştırılması” 2011-2014, 110M739 MAG TUBİTAK 1001 Projesi

“Gözenekli Seramik Malzemelerin Sol-Jel Yöntemiyle Hazırlanması ve Karakterizasyonu” 1995-1999, MİSAG 71 TÜBİTAK Projesi

“Nanokristal Seramik Malzemelerin Hazırlanması ve Karakterizasyonu”, 2003-2005 2003K DPT Projesi

“HA Bazlı Biyomalzemelerin Hazırlanması ve Karakterizasyonu”, 1998-2003, 1998K, DPT Projesi

 

Courses:

CHE101 Introduction to Chemical Engineering

CHE201 Material and Energy Balances

CHE411 Chemical Engineering Lab III

MSE503 Materials Science and Engineering Thermodynamics

Graduate Students:

Husnu Arda Yurtsever, Chemical Engineering PhD

Utku Ulucan , Materials Science and Engineering, PhD

Oncel Kırkbas, Materials Science and Engineering, MSc.

Kenan Yılmaz, Materials Science and Engineering, MSc.

Undergraduate Students:

Merve Uçaroğlu CHE Senior

Canbike Bar CHE Senior

Berk Ergican CHE Senior

Cansu Kıvrak CHE Senior

 

Publication List (peer reviewed):

 

  1. Sahin, E., Çiftçioğlu, M., “Monetite promoting effect of citric acid on brushite

cement setting kinetics”,  Materials Research Innovations,in press (2014)

  1. Sahin, E., Çiftçioğlu, M., “Monetite promoting effect of NaCl on brushite

cement setting kinetics”,  J.Mater.Chem.B, 1:2943-2950, (2013)

  1. Duvarci Ö. Ç. , Çiftçioğlu M., “Preparation and characterization of nanocrystalline titania powders by sonochemical synthesis, Powder Technology, 228, 231-240, (2012)
  1. Topuz B., Ciftcioğlu M., Preparation and characterization of diphasic sol-gel derived unsupported mullite membranes, J Sol-Gel Sci Technol, 58:6–11, (2011)
  1. Gönül B. Akyüz ·Kemal Kocabaş · Aylin Yıldız Lütfi Özyüzer · Muhsin Çiftçioğlu., “The Effects of Sb Substitution on Structural Properties in YBa2Cu3O7Superconductors Journal Of Superconductıvıty And Novel Magnetism, 24, 8, 2189-2201 (2011)
  1. Topuz B., Ciftcioglu M., “Preparation of particulate/polymeric sol-gel derived microporous silica membranes and determination of their gas permeation properties”, Journal Of Membrane Science, 350, 42-52 (2010)
  1. Topuz, B., Ciftcioglu, M., “Sol-gel derived mesoporous and microporous alumina membranes”, J. Sol-Gel Sci. Tecnol., 56:287-299, (2010)
  2. Sudagidan M., Erdem I., Cavusoglu C., Ciftcioglu M., “Investigation Of The Surface Properties Of Staphylococcus Epidermidis Strains Isolated From Biomaterials”, Mikrobiyoloji Bulteni , 44, 93-103 (2010)
  1. Kocabas K., Gokce M., Ciftcioglu M., Bilgili O., “Effect of Compaction Pressure on Structural and Superconducting Properties of Bi-2223 Superconductors”, Journal Of Superconductıvıty And Novel Magnetısm, 23, 397-410 (2010)
  1. Kocabas K., Sakiroglu S., Ciftcioglu M., Ercan I., Epik H., Bilgili O., “The Effect of Zn Substitution of Ca in BiPbSrCaCuO Superconductors Sintered at 830 degrees C”, Journal Of Superconductıvıty And Novel Magnetısm, 22, 749-754 (2009).
  1. Duvarci, Ö.Ç., Akdeniz, Y., Ozmihci, F., Ülkü, S., Balköse, D. ve M., Çiftçioğlu, “Thermal Behavior of a Zeolitic Tuff,” Ceramics International, 33, 795-801, (2007).
  1. Güden, M., Akil, O., Tasdemirci, A., Çiftçioğlu, M. ve I.W. Hall, “Effect of strain rate on the compressive mechanical behavior of a continous alumina fiber reinforced ZE41A magnesium Alloy based composite,” Materials Science and Engineering A, 425, 145-155, (2006).
  1. Topuz, B., ve Çiftçioğlu, M., “Permeation of pure gases through silica membranes with controlled pore structures”, Desalination, 200, 80-82, (2006).
  1. Erdem, I., Ciftcioglu, M. ve S. Harsa, “Separation of Whey Components by Using Ceramic    Composite Membranes,”   Desalination, 189, 87-91 (2006).
  1. Sakar-Deliormanlı, A.M., Polat, H. ve M. Çiftçioğlu, “Alumina/water  Suspensions in the Presence of PEO-PPO-PEO Triblock Copolymers,” Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 24, 3063-3072 (2004).
  1. Deliormanlı, A.M., Çiftçioğlu, M. ve H. Polat, “Effects of Mechanical Treatment on the Formation of a-Al2O3 from Gibbsite,” Key Engineering Materials, Euro Ceramics VIII 204-268, 65-68 (2004).
  1. Mercanköşk, Y., Akkurt, S. ve M. Çiftçioğlu, “Microstructural Characterization of Industrrial Chromite and Spinel Cement Kiln Refractories with Emphasis on the Iron-rich Rimps,” Key Engineering Materials, Euro Ceramics VIII 204-268, 1763-1766 (2004).
  1. Gültekin, N., Tıhmınlıoğlu, F., Çiftçioğlu, R., Çiftçioğlu, M. ve Ş. Harsa, “Preparation and Characterization of Polylactide-hydroxyapatite Biocomposite,” Key Engineering Materials, Euro Ceramics VIII 204-268, 1953-1956 (2004).
  1. Topuz, B., Çiftçioğlu, M. ve F. Özkan, “Effects of Processing on the Properties and Permeability of Pure Gases through sol-gel Silca Membranes,” Key Engineering Materials, Euro Ceramics VIII 204-268, 2187-2190 (2004).
  1. Şimşek, D., Çiftçioğlu, R., Güden , M.,  Çiftçioğlu, M. ve Ş. Harsa, “Mechanical Properties of Hydroxyapatite Composite Reinforced with Hydroxyapatite Whiskers,” Key Engineering Materials, Euro Ceramics VIII 204-268, 1985-1988 (2004).
  1. Yalamaç E., Akkurt S. ve M., Çiftçioğlu, “Low Temperature Synthesis of Spinel Powders by Mechanical Grinding,” Key Engineering Materials, Euro Ceramics VIII 204-268, 53-56 (2004).
  1. Topuz, B., Çiftçioğlu, M. ve F. Özkan, “Investigation of the Permeability of Pure Gases in Sol-gel Derived Al2O3 Membrane,” Key Engineering Materials, Euro Ceramics VIII 204-268, 399-402 (2004).
  1. Şimşek, D., Çiftçioğlu, R.,  Çiftçioğlu, M. ve Ş. Harsa, “Preparation and Characterization of Hydroxyapatite/Calciumphosphate Powders,”  Key Engineering Materials, Euro Ceramics VIII 204-268, 2075-2078 (2004).
  1. Erdem, İ., Çiftçioğlu, M. ve Ş. Harsa, “Preparation of Ceramic Composite Membranes for Protein Separation,” Key Engineering Materials, Euro Ceramics VIII 204-268, 2251-2254 (2004).
  1. Duvarcı, Ö.Ç., Çiftçioğlu, M., Güden , M. ve G. Arıkurt, “Preparation and Microstructural Development of Nanocrystalline Titania and Alumina,” Key Engineering Materials, Euro Ceramics VIII 204-268, 2355-2358 (2004).
  1. Sakar, A.M., Polat, H. ve M. Çiftçioğlu, “Effect of PEO/PPO type triblock copolymers on dispersion behaviour of  aqueous alumina suspensions,” Key Engineering Materials, Euro Ceramics VII, PT 1-3, 206-2, 421-424 (2002).
  1. Kocabas, K. ve M. Çiftçioglu, “The Effect of Sb Substitution of Cu in Bi1.7Pb0.3 Sr2 Ca2 Cu3-x SbxOy  Superconductors,” Physica Status Solidi (a), 177, 539-545 (2000).
  1. Çiftcioglu, M., Smith, D. M. ve S. B. Thoma, “Sintering Studies on Ordered Monodisperse Silica Compacts: Effects of Consolidation,” Powder Technology, 69, 185-193 (1992).
  1. Thoma, S. G., Çiftcioglu, M. ve D. M. Smith, “Determination of Agglomerate Strength Distributions: Calibration via Ultrasonic Forces,” Powder Technology, 68, 53-63 (1991).
  1. Thoma, S. G., Çiftcioglu, M. ve D. M. Smith, “Determination of Agglomerate Strength Distributions: 2. Application to Model Agglomerates,” Powder Technology, 68, 63-71 (1991).
  1. Thoma, S. G., Çiftcioglu, M. ve D. M. Smith, “Determination of Agglomerate Strength Distributions : 3. Application to Titania Processing,” Powder Technology, 68, 71-79 (1991).
  1. Ortega, J., Kodas, T. T., Chadda, S., Smith, D. M., Çiftcioglu, M. ve J. E. Brennan, “Formation   of Dense Ba0.86Ca0.14TiO3 Particles by Aerosol Decomposition,” Chemistry of Materials, 3, 751-764 (1991).
  1. Çiftçioğlu, M., Smith, D.M. ve S.B. Ross, “Mercury Porosimetry Of Ordered Sphere Compacts:Investigation Of Intrusion And Extrusion Pore Size Distributions,” Powder Technology, 55, 193-205 (1988).
  1. Smith, D. M., Ross, S. B. ve M. Çiftcioglu, “Calculation of Continuous Pore Size Distributions from Adsorption Isotherms,” Powder Technology, 55, 225-228 (1988).
  1. Olague, N. E., Smith, D. M. ve M. Çiftçioglu, “Knudsen Diffusion in Ordered Sphere Packings,”American Institute of Chemical Engineering Journal, 34, 1907-9 (1988).
  1. Çiftçioğlu, M., Burkhart, L.E. ve M. Akınç, “Effect of Agglomerate Strength On Sintered Density For Yttria Powders Containing Agglomerates Of Monosize Spheres,” Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 70, C329-C334 (1987).
  1. Çiftçioğlu, M. , Burkhart, L.E. ve M. Akınç, “Measurement Of Agglomerate Strength Distributions In Agglomerated Powders,” American Ceramic Society Bulletin, 65, 1591-96 (1986).
  1. Çiftçioğlu, M. ve M. Akınç, “Determination of The Strength Of Glass Bubbles By Mercury Porosimetry,”  American Ceramic Society Bulletin, 64, 1478-81 (1985).
Diger dergilerde yayınlanan makaleler

4

1-      Özcan,  S., Çiftçioğlu, M., “Particulate Sol Route Hydroxyapatite Thin Film-Silk Protein Interface Interactions”, Gazi University Journal of Science, 23(4):475-485, 2010.

2-      Çetin, A.E., Şimşek, D., Çiftçioğlu, M., Akdeniz, Y., Özmıhçı, F., Yetkiner, A.A., “Investigation of HA Cement Preparation and Properties by Using Central Composite Design”, Key Engineering Materials, vol.493-494, 381-386, 2012.

3-      Kocabas, K., Çiftçioglu, M. Ve T. Çaga, The Effect Of The Sb Doping On The Structural And Electrical Properties Of The Bisrcacuo Ceramics, Journal Of Faculty Of Science, Ege University, Series A, 17, 45-52, (1994).

4-      Kocabas, K., Çiftçioglu, M. ve T. Çaga, “Characterization of Pb and Sb Doped Bismuth Based Superconducting Ceramics,” Balkan Physics Letters, 1, 93-101 (1993).

Hakemli konferans/sempozyumların bildiri kitaplarında yer alan yayınlar

26

  1. Topuz B., Çiftçioğlu M., “Preparation and Characterization of Alumina Silica Membranes” will be presented at 5th Internatioanal Zeolite Membrane Meeting, 23-26 May, 2010, Loutraki, Greece.
  2. Topuz B., Çiftçioğlu M., “Sol-Gel Derived Alumina-Silica Membranes”, 6th Chemical Engineering Conference for Collaborative Research in Eastern Mediterranean Countries(EMCC-6), 7-12 March, 2010, Antalya, Turkey.
  3. Yetkiner A, Eronat C., Şimşek D., Çiftçioğlu M., “ Comparison of remineralization effect between Fuji IX and Surefil ”, 22nd Congress of the International Association of Paediatric Dentistry Munich,Germany,17-20 June 2009
  4. Duvarci, Ö.Ç., Çiftçioğlu, M., “The Influence of Fructose on the Rheological Behavior of Alumina Disperisons”,14th International Clay Conference, Bari, Italy, 2009.
  5. Duvarci, Ö.Ç., Akdeniz, Y., Şimşek, D., Çiftçioğlu, M., Ülkü, S., “Zeolite Clay Suspensions: Rheological and Sintering Behavior”, 14th International Clay Conference, Bari, Italy, 2009.
  6. Topuz B., Çiftçioğlu M., “Determination of Gas Permeation Properties of Microporous Silica Membranes with Controllable Pore Structure through 2‐structural Sol‐gel Processing”, Euromembrane 2009, 6‐9 September, 2009, Montpellier, France.
  7. Topuz B., Çiftçioğlu M., “Preparation of Gas Separation Silica Membranes with Controlled Pore Structures”, Book of Abstracts, NYM 10,18th‐19th September, 2008, Berlin, Germany.
  8. Özmıhçı F., Duvarcı Çağlar Ö., Çiftçioğlu M., “Polypropylene Composite Preparation and Characterization”, 31. International Vacuum and Microbalance Techniques Conference, İzmir Institute of Technology, İzmir, Turkey 2007.
  9. Topuz B., Çiftçioğlu M., “Permeation of Pure Gases through Silica Membranes with Controlled Pore Structures”, Euromembrane 2006, 24‐28 September, 2006, Giardini Naxos, Taormina, Italy.
Topuz, B. ve M. Çiftçioğlu, “Effects of Processing on the Properties and Permeability of Pure Gases through Sol-gel Derived Ceramic Membranes,” Application of  Nanotechnologies for Seperation and Recovery of Volatile Organic Compounds bildiri kitabı 163-170, 30-31 Mayıs 2005, İstanbul, Türkiye.
  1. Akyol B., Akkurt S. ve M. Ciftcioglu, “The use of statistical experimental design to investigate the autoclave curing and standard curing of cement,” Proceedings of the 9th Concrete Roads Symposium, Istanbul, 27-30 April 2003.
  2. Deliormanlı, A.M., Çiftçioğlu, M. ve H. Polat, “Effects of Mechanical Treatment on The Formation of a-Al2O3 from Gibbsite,” European Ceramic Society, 8.th Int. Conference, İstanbul, June-July 2003.
  3. 12.              Mercanköşk, Y., Akkurt, S. ve M. Çiftçioğlu, “Microstructural Characterization of Industrrial Chromite and Spinel Cement Kiln Refractories with Emphasis on The Iron-rich Rimps,” European Ceramic Society, 8.th Int. Conference, İstanbul, June-July 2003.
  4. 13.              Gültekin, N., Tıhmınlıoğlu, F., Çiftçioğlu, R., Çiftçioğlu, M. ve Ş. Harsa, “Preparation and Characterization of Polylactide-hydroxyapatite Biocomposite,” European Ceramic Society, 8.th Int. Conference, İstanbul, June-July 2003.
  5. 14.              Topuz, B., Çiftçioğlu, M., Özkan, F., “Effects of Processing on The Properties and Permeability of Pure Gases through sol-gel Silca Membranes,” European Ceramic Society, 8.th Int. Conference, İstanbul, June-July 2003.
  6. 15.              Şimşek, D., Çiftçioğlu, R., Güden , M.,  Çiftçioğlu, M. ve Ş. Harsa, “Mechanical Properties of Hydroxyapatite Composite Reinforced with Hydroxyapatite Whiskers,” European Ceramic Society, 8.th Int. Conference, İstanbul, June-July 2003.
  7. Yalamaç E., Akkurt S. ve M. Çiftçioğlu “Low Temperature Synthesis of Spinel Powders by Mechanical Grinding,” European Ceramic Society, 8.th Int. Conference, İstanbul, June-July 2003.
  8. 17.              Topuz, B., Çiftçioğlu, M. ve F. Özkan, “Investigation of The Permeability of Pure Gases in Sol-gel Derived Al2O3 Membrane,” European Ceramic Society, 8.th Int. Conference, İstanbul, June-July 2003.
  9. 18.              Şimşek, D., Çiftçioğlu, R.,  Çiftçioğlu, M. ve Ş. Harsa, “Preparation and Characterization of Hydroxyapatite/Calciumphosphate Powders,” European Ceramic Society, 8.th Int. Conference, İstanbul, June-July 2003.
  10. 19.              Erdem, İ., Çiftçioğlu, M. ve Ş. Harsa, “Preparation of Ceramic Composite Membranes for Protein Separation,” European Ceramic Society, 8.th Int. Conference, İstanbul, June-July 2003
  11. 20.              Duvarcı, Ö.Ç., Çiftçioğlu, M., Güden , M. ve G. Arıkurt, “Preparation and Microstructural Development of Nanocrystalline Titania and Alumina,” European Ceramic Society, 8.th Int. Conference, İstanbul, June-July 2003
  12. 21.              Gültekin, N., Tıhmınlıoğlu, F., Çiftçioğlu,  M. ve Ş. Harsa, “Hydrolytic Degradation Behaviour of   Poly Lactides, and Their Hydroxyapatite Loaded Composites,” Nato Advanced Study Institute, 13th to 24th October 2003, Alvor, Algarve, Portugal.
  13. 22.              Demirkan, K., Yılmaz, S., Artok, L. ve M. Çiftçioğlu, “Skeletal isomerization of n-butene”, 2nd FEZA (Federation of the European Zeolite Association), RRR03, Eylül 2002.
  14. 23.              3-Peschke SL, Ciftcioglu M, Doughty DH, Voigt JA, Preparation Of Strontium-Titanate Powders By Decomposition Of Polymeric Precursors, , 5th Symp On Better Ceramics Through Chemistry, At The 1992 Spring Meeting Of The Materials Research Soc, Apr 27-May 01, 1992 San Francisco, Ca, Better Ceramics Through Chemistry V, Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, 271, 101-106, (1992)
  15. 24.              Mayo, M. J. Ve M. Çiftcioglu, Issues In The Processing Of Bulk Nanocrystalline Ceramics For Structural Applications, Cluster And Cluster-Assembled Materials, MRS Symp. Proc., 206, Ch. 103, Pp. 545-50, Edited By R. S. Averback, P. L. Nelson, J. Bernhole, Materials Research Society, Pittsburgh, 1991
  16. 25.              Thoma, S. G., Çiftçioglu, M. Ve D. M. Smith, Agglomeration In Powder Processing And Agglomerate Strength Determination For The Preparation Of Well Dispersed Systems, Proc. Of The 2ud World Congress On Particle Technology, Pts. 1-5, Ch. 284, Vol. 5, Pp. 25-32, Osaka, Japan, 1990.

Fehime Özkan Resaerch Group

Prof. Fehime Çakıcıoğlu-Özkan(Bölüm Başkanı)

Research interest:

Separation Proces:Adsorption ( Equilibrium and Kinetics)

Materials: Design of adsorbents ( zeolites and metal organic frameworks) and supports for biosensors preperation.

Surface phonemena: zeolite-water interphase; enzyme immobilized film-Pesticide solution interphase

Education:

Undergraduation          : Ege University, Chemical Engineering, 1985.

                                      

Master Of Science         : Ege University, Chemical Engineering, 1988.

                                      

Phylosophy of Doctoral :      Ege University, Chemical Engineering, 1996.

 

Experience:

Izmir Institute of Technology, Chemical Engineering, Prof. Dr. 2012-

Izmir Institute of Technology, Chemical Engineering, Associate Professor, 2006-2012

Izmir Institute of Technology, Chemical Engineering,Assistant Professor, 1999-2006

Cleveland StateUniversity, USA,Post-Doctoral Study (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Orhan Talu) 1998-1999

Ege University, Chemical Engineering , Research University (Dr.) 1996-1999

Ege University, Chemical Engineering AraştırmaGörevlisi, 1986-1996

Ege University, Chemical Engineering, 1985-1986

 

Research Area(s):

 

Courses:

CS 101 Information Technologies

CHE 220 Thermodynamics 1

CHE 302 Chemical Kinetics and Reactor Design

CHE 311 Heat and Mass Transfer

CHE 310 Chemical Engineering Lab.1

CHE 410 Chemical Engineering Lab.2

CHE 312 Separation Process

CHE 321 Thermodynamics 2

CHE 411 Chemical Engineering Lab.3

CHE 450 Gas Purification Technology

CHE 463 Adsorption

CHE 537 Microporous and Mesoporous Materials

CHE 507 Phase Equilibria and Solution Thermodynamics

CHE 518 Adsorption

 

 

Graduate Students:

Özgün Deliismail

Ahmet Uğur Çiçek

Gülşim Ural

İlkin Tetik

Undergraduate Students:

Kadircan Yılmaz

Gizem Dikici

Şevket Koyuncu

İrem Ezgi Dayan

Neslihan Duyar

 

Alumnia

Master of Science

Polatoğlu, İ. “Chemical Behaviour of Natural Zeolite in Aqueous Medium” İzmir Yüksek Teknoloji Enstitüsü, 2005.

Ertan, A.” CO2, N2 and Ar Adsorption on Modified Zeolites”, İzmir Yüksek Teknoloji Enstitüsü, 2004.

Becer M. “ Gas Adsorption in Volumetric System”, İzmir Yüksek Teknoloji Enstitüsü, 2003.

PhD

Yasemin  Erten “CH4, CO2, N2 and O2 adsorption on Ca-, Li- and Ce- rich X zeolites” , 2011

İlker Polatoğlu  “Development of the enzyme electrode for Pesticide residue in Food”, 2012

Alev Güneş Yerkesikli, “ Separation of Hydrogen from Reformer Off-gas”, 2013

Publication List (peer reviewed):

1.      Erten-Kaya Y. Çakıcıoğlu-Özkan, F., Effect of Ultrasound on the kinetics of cation exchange in NaX zeolite, Ultasonics Sonochemistry, 19,701-706(2012)
4.      Yasemin Erten, Alev Güneş Yerkesikli, Ali Emrah Çetin, Fehime Çakıcıoğlu Özkan, CO2 Adsorption and Dehydration Behavior of LiNaX, KNaX, CaNaX and CeNaX Zeolites”, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, Vol. 94(2008)3, 715-718.
6.      Ertan, A., Çakıcıoğlu-Özkan, F., “ CO2 and N2 Adsorption on the Acid ( HCl, HNO3, H2SOand H3PO4 ) Treated  Natural zeolites” Adsorption, 11, 151-156, (2005).
7.      Çakıcıoğlu-Özkan, F., Ülkü, S. “The Effect of HCl treatment on Water vapour Adsorption Characteristics of Clinoptilolite rich Natural zeolite”, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials”, 77, 47-53 (2005).
8.      Ünveren,E., Gündüz,G.,  Özkan,F., “Isomerization of Alpha-Pinene over acid treated natural zeolite”, Chemical Engineering Communications, Vol. 192, 386-404, (2005).
9.      B.Topuz, M.Çiftçioğlu, F.Özkan, “ Investigation of Permeability of Pure Gases in Sol-Gel Derived Al2O3  Membrane” Key Engineering Materials, Vol. 264-268, 339-402 (2004).
10.  B.Topuz, M.Çiftçioğlu, F.Özkan, “ Effects of Processing on The properties and Permeability of Pure Gases Through Sol-Gel Silica Membrane” Key Engineering Materials, Vol. 264-268, 2187-2190 (2004).
11.  Akpolat, O., Gunduz, G., Ozkan, F., Besun, N., “Isomerization of a-pinene over Calcined natural zeolite” Applied Catalysis A: General , 265, 11-22 (2004).
12.  Çakıcıoğlu-Özkan, F.,Ülkü,S., “Adsorption Characteristics of Lead, Barium and Hydrogen Rich Clinoptilolite Mineral”, Adsorption Science and Technology, Vol. 21, N: 4, 309-317 (2003).
13.  Özkan, F., Gündüz,G., Akpolat,A., Buşün,N., Murzin,D., “Isomerization of alpha-pinene over ion-exchanged natural zeolites”, Chemical Engineering Journal, 91, 257-269, (2003).
14.  Balköse, D., Özkan,F., Ulutan, S. Ülkü, S., “Water vapor Adsorption in Organic and Inorganic Polymer”, J. Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry,  71, 89-96, (2003).
15.  Balköse,D., Özkan,F.,  Köktürk, U., Ulutan, S. Ülkü, S. Nişli, G., “Characterization of Hallow Chemical Garden Fibers from Metal salt”, J. Sol-Gel Science and Technology, 23, 253-263, (2002).
16.  Beşün, N., Özkan,F. Gündüz,G., “Alpha-pinene izomerization on acid-treated clay”, Applied Catalysis A: General, 224,  285-297, (2002).
17.  Ülkü, S., Balköse, D., Çağa, T., Özkan, F., Ulutan, S.,  “A Study of Adsorption of Water Vapour on Wool under Static and Dynamic Conditions”, Adsorption, 4, 63-73, (1998).
18.  Balköse, D., Ulutan, S., Özkan, F.Ç., Ülkü, S., Çelebi, S., “Dynamics of Water Vapor Adsorption on Humidity-indicating Silica gel”, Applied Surface Science, 134, 39-46, (1998).
19.  Balköse, D., Ulutan, S., Özkan F., Ülkü, S., Köktürk, U., “Flexible Poly(Vinyl Chloride)-Zeolite Composites for Dye -Adsorption from Aqueous Solutions”, Separation Science and Technology, 31(9), 1279-1289, (1996).
20.  Ülkü, S., Balköse, D., Baltacıoğlu, H., Özkan (Çakıcıoğlu) , F., Yıldırım, A., “Natural Zeolites in Air Drying”, Drying Technology, 10, No:2, 479-490, ( 1992).
21.  Ülkü, S., Özkan (Çakıcıoğlu) F., , “Energy Recovery in Drying Applications”, Renewable Energy, 1, No: 5/6, 695-698, (1991).
 
Conference Publications/Presentations:
 
1.      Adsorption Kinetics of Steam Methane Reformer (SMR) Off Gas on MIL53(Al), International Porous and Powder Materials Symposium and Exhibition(PPM2913), 2013
2.      Synthesis of MOF-5 and CuTPA Metal Organic Frameworks, International Porous and Powder Materials Symposium and Exhibition( PPM2013), 2013
3.      “.Ads. Behaviour of Terephtalic , International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology Konferans, 18-21 Haziran 2013,Nevşehir.
4.      Removal of Terephthalic Acid Via Adsorption on Clinoptilolite Rich Natural Zeolite, International conference on environmental Science and Technology(ICOEST2013), 2013 .
5.      Synthesis of Metal Organic Framework ( CuTPA) for CO2 adsorption, International conference on environmental Science and Technology, 2013
6.      Çakıcıoğlu-Özkan F. “Teknoloji Üretiminde Proje Kültürünün Yeri” Lise 3 Çalıştayı,Çanakkale, Şubat 2013
7.      İlker Polatoğlu, Fehime Çakıcıoğlu Özkan , The Influence of Temperature, pH and Organic Solvents on Tyrosinase Activity, International Conference on Enzyme Science and Technology, 31 October-4 November 2011, Kusadasi, Turkey
8.      İlker Polatoğlu, Fehime Çakıcıoğlu-Özkan,”The Buffering Effect of Natural Zeolite on Gastric Disturbance, 6th Chemical Enginnering Conference for Collaborative Research in Estern Mediterranean Countries- EMCC06,  Antalya-Turkey,2010.
9.      Erten Y., Çakıcıoğlu-Özkan F., Application of The Zero Length Column (ZLC) Technique for Measuring Crystal Diffusivities of NaX and CeNaX Zeolites”, Diffusion-Fundamentals.Org, 11 (2009) 28, Pp 1-2.
10.  Ozkan, F., Avsar, H. and Ertan, A., “Chemical Behaviour of Natural Zeolite Tuff in Aqueous Medium, Natural and Acidic” , 8th International Conference on Fundamentals of Adsorption, Arizona-USA, 2004.
11.  Talu O., Gumma S. Lu, X.F. and Ozkan F. “ Problems with Volumetric-Gravimetric Measurements” 8th International Conference on Fundamentals of Adsorption, Arizona-USA, 2004.
12.  Balkose D., Ulku, S, Ozkan, F. “Development of Dessicanting Packing Materials”, International Packaging Congress, 163-171, izmir-Turkey, 2001.
13.  Uçar Ş., Yılmaz, S., Altok, L., Özkan, F., “Liquid phase hydrogenation of citral over zeolite supported catalysts”, Eastern Mediterranean Chemical Engineering Conference,  Ankara-Turkey, 128, 2001.
14.  Balkose D., Ozkan, F., Ulku, S., “Column Drying of humidity indicating wool” , Eastern Mediterranean Chemical Engineering Conference, 302-303, Ankara-Turkey,  2001.
15.  Ozkan, F., Akpolat, O., Murzin, D.Y., Gunduz, G., Besun, N., “ Isomerization of Alpha pinene over Ion –exchanged Natural Zeolites”, 15th International Conference on Chemical Reactors , 168-171, Helsinki, Filand,  2001.
16.  Ozkan, F., Ülkü, S., “Ambalajlama ve Depolamada Doğal Zeolit Mineralinin (Klinoptilolit) Kullanılması”, 99’Uluslararası Ambalaj Kongresi ve Sergisi, 213-220, İzmir, 1999.
17.  Balköse, D., Özkan, F., Köktürk, U., Ulutan, S., “Hallow Fıbers from Water Glass and Metal Salts”, An International Conference on Silica Science and Technology From S ( Synthesis) to A ( Application), Proc. of Silica’98: 79-82, 1998.
18.  Ozkan, F.Ç., Ulkü, S., “Local Zeolite Mineral (Clinoptilolite) in Energy Systems”, 2nd International Energy and Environment Symposium, 505-508, Trabzon, Turkey. Begell House, Inc., 1998.
19.  Özkan( Çakıcıoğlu), F., Ülkü, S., Demirci, A., “H2O and CO2 Adsorption on Natural and Modified Clinoptilolite from Bigadiç-TURKEY”, Zeolite’97, 5th International Conference of the Occurrence, Properties and Utilization of the Natural Zeolites, (Eds: F.A.Mumpton and C.Collella), 241-243, Iscia-İtalya, 1997.
Projects
1.      Metal Organik Ağ Yapılarının(Mof) Sentezlenmesi Ve Metan Reformer Çıkış Gazının Saflaştırılması Için Kullanılması , TUBİTAK, 112m294, Proje Yürütücüsü,2012-2015
2.      Tarım İlacı kalıntısı için Optik Enzim Sensorü geliştirilmesi” TÜBİTAK, 211T137, Proje Yürütücüsü,2012-2013.
3.      Geri Dönüşümlü Doğal Silikat Taşıyıcılı Cu/TiO2 Fotokatalizörleri: Üretim, Karakterizasyon Ve Fotokatalitik Etkinliklerinin Teraftalik Asidin Gün Işığında Fotokatalitik Bozundurulmasında İncelenmesi, TUBİTAK, Araştırmacı, 2011-2014.
4.      Metal Organik Kafes Ağ Yapılarının (MOFs) Karakterizasyonu ve Özellikleri”2011İYTE, Proje Yürütücüsü, İYTE
5.      Tarım ilaçları için Enzim Elektrod Geliştirilmesi”, “Development of Enzyme Electrode for Pesticide “, 2009İYTE06, Proje Yürütücüsü, İYTE.
6.      “Ce-X zeolitinde gaz adsorpsiyonu”, BAP projesi, 2006İYTE31, Proje Yürütücüsü, İYTE.
7.      “Zeolitlerde CO2, CH4, N2 ve O2 Adsorption” 2005, DPT projesi. Proje Yürütücüsü.
8.      Doğal Zeolitlerin Asit Baz ve Nötr Ortamdaki Davranışlarının İncelenmesi”, 2004İYTE06, Proje Yürütücüsü, İYTE.
9.      “ Doğal Zeolit Tüfünde CO2, N2, O2 ve CH4 Adsorpsiyonu”, İYTE Araştırma Fonu,  Proje.No: 2002 MÜH21, Proje Yürütücüsü, 2004
10.  “Alfa Pinenin İzomerizasyonu ile Bazı Değerli Monoterpenlerin Üretimi”, Tubitak, Proje No: MISAG-120, Yardımcı araştırmacı, 2001.
11.  Adsorbentlerin Enerji Depolamada Kullanımı, E. Ü. Araştırma Fonu Proje No: 1988 Müh-01, 2001
12.  “İyon Değişimli Doğal Zeolitler üzerinde Kamfen Üretimi”, Araştırma Fonu Proje No: 98MÜH030, Yardımcı Araştırmacı ,Ege Üniversitesi, 2001.
13.  “ Doğal ve Asit (HCl) ile modifiye Edilmiş Zeolitlerin Gaz Saflaştırma ve Ayırma Amacı ile Kullanımı”, İYTE Arastırma Fonu,  Proje.No: 2000 MÜH02, Proje Yürütücüsü, İYTE.
14.  Adsorbent Yatakların dinamik Davranışının İncelenmesi ve Deneysel ve Teorik Olarak İncelenmesi, Ege Üniversitesi Araştırma Fonu Projesi, Müh. 88/013, Proje Yürütücüsü, 1996.
15.  Petkim A.Ş. Yarımca Kompleksi Dodesilbenzen Fabrikası Yan Ürünlerinin Yüzey Aktif Madde Olarak Değerlendirilmesi” Petkim Projesi, Araştırmacı,1986.
 

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Prof. Dr. Fehime Çakıcıoğlu-Özkan

İzmir İnstitute of technology

Chemical Engineering Department

Gülbahçe ,Urla/İZMİR

Tel: +90232 750 6644

Fax: +90 232 7506645

e-mail: fehimeozkan@iyte.edu.tr

Selahattin Yılmaz Resaerch Group

Eğitim:

B.Sc. :Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi, Kimya Mühendisliği Bölümü, 1982-1987.

M.Sc. :University of Sheffield, Kimya ve Process Mühendisliği Bölümü, 1989-1990.

Ph. D. :University of Sheffield, Kimya ve Process Mühendisliği Bölümü, 1990-1995.

Tecrübe:

Prof. Dr.  İzmir Yüksek Teknoloji Enstitüsü Kimya Mühendisliği Bölümü  2011-halen

Doç. Dr. İzmir Yüksek Teknoloji Enstitüsü Kimya Mühendisliği Bölümü 2005-2011

Yard. Doç. Dr. İzmir Yüksek Teknoloji Enstitüsü Kimya Mühendisliği Bölümü 1998-2005

Yard. Doç. Dr. İzmir Yüksek Teknoloji Enstitüsü Makina Mühendisliği Bölümü 1995-1998

Araştırma Görevlisi Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi Kimya Mühendisliği Bölümü 1987-1989

Araştırma Alanları:

• Değerli ve Genel Kimyasalların Üretimi için Heterojen Katalizörlerin Geliştirilmesi

• Biyokütlenin Kimyasallara ve Yakıtlara Dönüştürülmesi

• Yağların ve Esterlerinin Özel ve Değerli Kimyasallara Dönüştürülmesi

• Katalitik Kimya Mühendisliği

• Mikro ve Mezogözenkeli Malzemelerin Sentezi ve Karakterizasyonu (Zeolites, SBA-15 …)

• Kozmetik, Temizlik , Yağlayıcı ve Oleokimyasal Sanayilerine Yönelik Kimyasalların Üretimi.

Dersler:

ChE302 Chemical Kinetics and Reactor Design

CHE311 Heat and Mass Transfer CHE420 Engineering Economics and Design

CHE421 Engineering Design

CHE 411 Chemical Engineering Laboratory III

CHE423 Petrochemical Processes

CHE232 Chemical Processing of Petroleum

CHE361 Catalytic Materials

CHE550 Catalysis

CHE545 Advenced Reaction Engineering

CHE594 Zeolites: Synthesis, Characterisation and Catalytic Applications

Yayınlar:

Hakemli:

  1. Kılıc E., Yılmaz S., Effect of Different Acidity Modifications on H-ZSM5 Zeolites Activity and Selectivity in n-Butene Isomerization Reaction Kinetics, Mechanisms and Catalysis, in press, 2014.
  2. Depboylu C.O., Yılmaz S., Akkurt S., Effects of Catalyst Precursor Type and Preparation Conditions, and Solvent Type on Activity and Selectivity of Pt/SiO2 Catalyst in Citral Hydrogenation, Int. J. Chemical Reactor Engineering, Vol.9 (2011) A27.
  3. Bolova E., Gündüz G., Dükkancı M., Yılmaz S., Yaman Y.C, Fe Containing ZSM-5 Zeolite as Catalyst for Wet Peroxide Oxidation of Orange II, Int. J. Chemical Reactor Engineering, Vol. 9 (2011) S1.
  4. Kılıc E., Yılmaz S., HZSM-5 and H-Ferrierite Acidity Modification by Silylation and Their Activities in n-Butene Isomerisation, Int. J. Chemical Reactor Engineering, Vol8.(2010) A164.
  5. Dükkancı M., Gündüz G., Yılmaz S., Prihodko R.V., Heterogeneous Fenton-like Degradation of Rhodamine 6G in Water Using CuFeZSM-5 Zeolite Catalyst Prepared by Hydrothermal Synthesis, J. Hazardous Mater, 181(2010) 343-350.
  6. Dükkancı M., Gündüz G., Yılmaz S., Yaman Y.C., Prikhod’ko R.V., Stolyarova I.V.,  Characterization and catalytic activity of CuFeZSM-5 catalysts for oxidative degradation of Rhodamine 6G in aqueous solutions, App. Catal. B: Env., 95 (2010) 270–278.
  7. Aykaç, H., Yılmaz S., Hydrogenation of Citral Over Pt and Pt-Sn Catalysts,  Turk. J. Chem., 32 (2008) 653 – 662.
  8. Aykaç, H., Yılmaz S., Hydrogenation of Citral Over Ni and Ni-Sn Catalysts,  Turk. J. Chem., 32 (2008)  623 – 633.
  9. Garrido G. I., Patcas F. C., Upper G., Tuerk M., Yılmaz S., Kraushaar-Czarnetzki B., Supercritical Deposition of Pt on SnO2-coated Al2O3 Foams: Phase Behaviour and Catalytic Performance, App. Catal. A, 338 (2008) 58–65.
  10. 10. Gündüz G., Dimitrova R., Yılmaz S., Catalytic activity of heteropolytungstic acid encapsulated into mesoporous material structure, Int. J. Chemical Reactor Engineering, Vol. 5, A43(2007).
  11. 11. Güneş, A., Bayraktar O., Yılmaz S., Liquid Phase Oxidation of Carvacrol Using Zeolite Encapsulated Metal Complexes, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 45 (2006) 54.
  12. 12. Gündüz G., Dimitrova R., Yılmaz  S ve Dimitrov L., “Liquid-phase Transformation of Alpha-pinene Over Beta Zeolites Containing Aluminyum or  Boron, Titanium and Vanadium as Lattice Ions”, App. Catal. A., 282 (2005) 61-65.
  13. 13. Gündüz G.,  Dimitrova R., Yılmaz  S., Dimitrov L. ve Spassova M., “Isomerization of α- Pinene over Beta Zeolites Synthesized by Different Methods”, J. Mol. Catal. A: Chem., 225 (2005) 253-258.
  14. 14. Yılmaz, S., Ucar S., Artok L. ve Gulec, H.,”The Kinetics of Citral Hydrogenation Over Pd Supported on Clinoptilolite Rich Natural zeolite”, App.Catal. A, 287 (2005) 261-266.
  15. 15. Dimitrova R., Gündüz G., Dimitrov L., Tsoncheva T., Yılmaz, S. ve Urquieta-Gonzalez E.A., “Acidic Sites in beta Zeolites in Dependence of the Preparation Methods”, J. Mol. Catal. A: Chem., 214 (2004) 265-268.
  16. 16. Narin, G., Yılmaz, S. ve Ülkü, S., ”A Chromatographic Study of CO Adsorption in Clinoptilolite”, Chem. Eng. Comm., 191 (2004) 1525-1538.
  17. 17. Elbir S., Yılmaz S., Toksoy K., Guden M. ve Hall I.W. ”SiC-particulate Aluminum Composite Foams Produced by Powder Compacts:Foaming and Compression Behavior”, Journal of Material Science, 38 (2003) 4745-4755.
  18. 18. Bulut H., Artok L., Yılmaz S. ”Suzuki Cros-coupling Reactions of Aryl Halides with Arylboronic Acids Catalysed by Pd(II)-NaY Zeolite”. Tetrahedron Lett., 44 (2003) 289-291.
  19. 19. Kantarli I. C., Artok L., Bulut H., Yılmaz S., Ülkü S., “Acylation of 2-Methoxynaphthalene Over Ion-Exchanged Beta-Zeolite”, Studies in Surface Science and Catalysis, 142 (2002).
  20. 20. Yılmaz, S. ve Cliffe, K.R., ”Particle Deposition Simulation Using CFD code Fluent”, Journal of Institute of Energy, 73 (2000) 65-68.
  21. 21. Elbir, S. Güden, M. ve Yılmaz, S. ”Kapalı Hücreli Köpük Metallerin Üretim Metodları ve Mekanik Özellikleri”, Metallurji, 120, 35-42 (1999).
  22. 22. Yılmaz, S. ve Cliffe, K.R., ”Simulation of Coal Ash Deposition on to a Superheater Tube”, Journal of Institute of Energy, 70 (1997) 17-23.

Konferans Bildirileri

Uluslararası:

  1. Hassanain, H., Yılmaz S., Geraniol, Nerol ve Sitronelol Özel Organik Bileşiklerin Sitral’in Farklı Ru Destekli Katalizörler Üzerinde  Seçimli Hidrojenasyonu ile  Üretilmesi, International Cleaning and Personal Care Products and Production Technologies Symposium and Exhibition ICPC, Çeşme, 7-9 Nov. 2013.
  2. Özgür, V.N., Yılmaz S., Setil Palmitatın Setil Alkolün Palmitik Asit İle W/Zr-Sba-15 Üzerinde Esterifikasyonundan Üretilmesi, International Cleaning and Personal Care Products and Production Technologies Symposium and Exhibition ICPC, Çeşme, 7-9 Nov. 2013.
  3. Özgür V.N., Yılmaz S., ‘‘Superacidic Mesoporous Sulfated Titania-Silicates for Fructose Dehydration’’ International Porous Powder Materials Symposium and Exhibition, Çeşme Izmir, 3-6 Sept. 2013.
  4. Kılıç E. Yılmaz S., Acar H., İşeri H., ‘‘Fructose Dehydration to 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural over Catalysts Prepared by Sulfonation”, CAT4BIO – International Conference on “Advances in Catalysis for Biomass Valorization”,  Yunanistan, 8-11 July 2012.
  5. Kılıç E., Yılmaz S., An Investigation of Activities and Selectivities of H-ZSM-5 and H-Ferrierite Zeolites Modified by Different Methods in n-Butene Isomerisation, 5th International Conference of the Federation of European Zeolite Associations (FEZA), Valencia, İspanya, 3-7 July, 2011
  6. İnce A., Yılmaz S., Selamet Y., Effect of Pretreatment and Growth Conditions on CNT Growth on Sorbitol Added Co-Mo/MgO, Int. Meeting on the Chemistry of Nanotubes and Graphene (ChemOnTubes), Arcachon, France, pg. 137, 2010.
  7. Güleç, H., Yılmaz S., Artok L., Citral Hydrogenation over Different Zeolites and MCM-41 Supported Ni and Ni-Sn Catalysts, XVII International Conference on Chemical Reactors, Atina-Girit, Yunanistan, 15-19 May, 2006.
  8. Birsoy, İ., Yılmaz, S., Artok L., Bayraktar O.,The Skelatal Isomerization of 1-Butene over H-ZSM-5 Modified by Ion Exchange and Impregnation, XVII International Conference on Chemical Reactors, Atina-Girit, Yunanistan, 15-19 May,2006.
  9. Gündüz, G. Dimitrova R., Yılmaz S., Catalytic Activity of Heteropolytungstic Acid Encapsulated into Mesoporous Material Structure, XVII International Conference on Chemical Reactors, Atina-Girit, Yunanistan, 215-19 May, 2006.
  10. Yılmaz, S., Incera, G., Patcas F.C., KraushaarCzarnetzki B., Die Kohlen-monoxidoxidation an mit Pt/SnO2 –Besichteten Strukturierten Packungen:Vergleich von Schwammen und Kugelschüttungen, Wissenschaftliche Abschlussberichte 40. Int. Seminar, Universitat Karlsruhe, Almanya, (2005) 119-127.
  11. Demirkan, K., Yılmaz S., Artok, L. ve Çiftçioglu M., ‘‘Skelatal Isomerization of n-Butene’’, 2nd FEZA Conference on Impact of Zeolites and Porous Materials on the New Technologies at the Beginning of the New Milenium, Naxos, Italy 2002.
  12. Demirkan K., Yılmaz, S., Artok L. ve Ciftcioglu M., ‘‘Preparation of Zeolite Catalysts for 1-Butene Skeletal Isomerization Reaction”, Proc. Eastern Mediteranian Chemical Engineering Conference, 125, Ankara, 2001.
  13. Narin, G. Yılmaz, S. ve Ulku, S., ‘‘A Chromatographic Study of CO Adsorption in Clinoptilolite‘‘, Proc. Eastern Mediteranian Chemical Engineering Conference, 275-276, Ankara, 2001.
  14. Uçar, S. Yılmaz, S., Artok, L. ve Ozkan, F., “Liquid Phase Hydrogenation of Citral Over Zeolite Supported Metal Catalysts”. Proc. Eastern Mediteranian Chemical Engineering Conference, 128, Ankara, 2001.
  15. Negis F., Ülkü S. ve Yılmaz, S., ”Natural Zeolite Based Composites Prepartion for Adsorption Heat Pumps”, Proc. Tri-National Conference in Chemical Engineering, 36-37, Haifa, İsrail, 1999.
  16. Yılmaz, S. ve Cliffe, K.R.. ”The Modelling of Coal Ash Deposition in Pulverised Coal Combustors”, Proc. ICHMT Int. Symp. on Turbulence and Mass Transfer, Cilt 1, 4.1.1-4.1.5, Lisbon, 1994.
  17. Yılmaz, S. ve Cliffe, K.R.. Simulation of Coal Ash Deposition Under Pulverised Coal Combustion Conditions. Proc. The Pittsburgh Coal Conference, 304-309, Pittsburgh, Amerika Birlesik Devletleri, 1994.
  18. Yılmaz, S. and Cliffe, K.R., ”Simulation of Ash Deposition on to a Cooled Tube Under Pulverised Coal Combustion Conditions”, Proc. IChemE Research Event, Vol.2, 1145-1147, London, 1994.

Ulusal:

  1. Kılıç E. Yılmaz S., ‘‘Fruktozun 5-HMF’e Dehidrasyonu”,  Oleochem 2011 Yüzey Aktif Kimyasallar Sempozyumu, İZMİR, 2011.“
  2. Kılıç E. Yılmaz S., ‘‘Fruktozun Farklı Tür Katalizör ve Çözücüler Üzerinde 5-HMF’e Seçimli Dehidrasyonu’’, NCC 4 Ulusal Katalizör Kongresi, 2012.
  3. Kılıç E., Yılmaz S., Fruktozun Farklı Tür Katalizör ve Çözücüler Üzerinde 5-HMF’e Seçimli Dehidrasyonu, 4. Kataliz Ulusal Kataliz Kongresi, Kocaeli, 2012.
  4. Kılıç E., Yılmaz S., Modifikasyon Parametrelerinin HZSM-5 ve H-Ferrit’in Asitliğine n-Büten İzomerizasyonundaki Seçiciliklerine Etkisi, 3. Kataliz Ulusal Kataliz Kongresi, Zonguldak, 2010.
  5. Depboylu C. O., Yılmaz S., Akkurt S., Katalizör Hazırlama Koşullarının Pt/SiO2 Katalizörünün Sitral Hidrojenasyonundaki Aktivitesine ve Seçiciliğine olan etkisi, 3. Kataliz Ulusal Kataliz Kongresi, Zonguldak, 2010.
  6. İnce A., YılmazS., Selamet Y.Büyütme ve Önişlem  Şartlarının Co-Mo/MgO Kataliz Üzerinde Karbon Nanotüp Büyümesine Etkisi, 3. Kataliz Ulusal Kataliz Kongresi, Zonguldak, 2010.
  7. AkınO., ZaK., Yılmaz S.  Lipaz Enziminin Farklı Metodlar ile SiO2 Üzerine İmmobilizasyonu ve Zeytin Yağı Hidrolizindeki Aktiviteleri,  3. Kataliz Ulusal Kataliz Kongresi, Zonguldak, 2010.
  1. Bolova E., Gündüz G., DükkancıM., Yılmaz S., YamanY. C., Characterization and Catalytic Activity of Iron and/or Copper Loading ZSM-5 Catalysts for Oxidative Degradation of Orange II, 3. Kataliz Ulusal Kataliz Kongresi, Zonguldak, 2010.
  2. 9. İnce A. Yılmaz S., Selamet Y., Carbon Nanotube Growth by Chemical Vapor Deposition on Co-Mo/MgO Catalyst, 6.Ulusal Nanobilim ve Nanoteknoloji Konferansı, İzmir , 2010.
  3. Depboylu C.O., Yılmaz S., Akkurt S., Effect of catalyst preparation conditions on activity and selectivity of Pt/SiOand PtSn/SiO2 catalysts in citral hydrogenation, 6.Ulusal Nanobilim ve Nanoteknoloji Konferansı, İzmir , 2010.
  4. İnce A., Yılmaz S., Selamet Y., Growth and Characterization of Carbon Nanotubes by Chemical Vapor Deposition on MgO and Zeolite Supports, 5.Ulusal Nanobilim ve Nanoteknoloji Konferansı, Eskişehir, 2009.
  5. Demirkan K., Yılmaz S., Artok L., n-Butene Isomerisation Over HZSM5 and HZSM22, 1st National Catalyst Conference (NCC-1), Güzelyurt, Kıbrıs, 2007.
  6. Aykaç H., Yılmaz S., Artok L., Citral Hydrogenation over Ni, Pt, Ni-Sn and Pt-Sn Supported on Zeolites and MCM-41, 1st National Catalyst Conference (NCC-1), Güzelyurt, Kıbrıs, 2007.
  7. Yılmaz, S., Birsoy, Ö., Artok L., ve Bayraktar O., Farkli Metal Yüklü ZSM-5 ve Ferrit Katalizörlerle n-Büten Izomerizasyonu, 7. Ulusal Kimya Mühendisligi Kongresi,Eskişehir, 2006.
  8. Gülec, H., Yılmaz, S. ve Artok L., Zeolit Destekli Monometalik (Ni,Pt) ve Bimetallik (Ni-Sn, Pt-Sn) Katalizörlerle Sivi Fazda Sitral Hidrojenasyonu, 7. Ulusal Kimya Mühendisligi Kongresi, Eskişehir, 2006.
  9. Güleç, H., Yılmaz, S. ve Artok L., “Pt/Na-Y Katalizörü ile Sitral Hidrojenasyonu”, 6. Ulusal Kimya Mühendisligi Kongresi, Izmir, 2004.
  10. Birsoy, Ö., Yılmaz, S., Artok L., ve Bayraktar O., “Zeolit Katalizörlerin Asitliginin n-Büten Izomerizasyonuna Etkisi”, 6. Ulusal Kimya Mühendisligi Kongresi, Izmir, 2004.
  11. Demirkan, K., Yılmaz S., Artok, L. ve Çiftçioglu M. ‘‘Zeolit Katalizörlerle (ZSM-5 ve ZSM-22) n-Büten iskelet Izomerizasyonu”, 5. Ulusal Kimya Mühendisligi Kongresi, Ankara, 2002.
  12. Uçar, S. Yılmaz, S., Artok L. ve Ozkan F., “Dogal Zeolit Destekli Pd Katalizörlerle Sitral Hidrojenasyonu”, 5. Ulusal Kimya Mühendisligi Kongresi, RM16, Ankara, 2002.
  13. Artok, L., Bulut, H., Kantarli, C ve Yýlmaz, S., ‘‘2-Metoksinaftalinin Mn+-bZeolit Üzerinde Açilleme Tepkimeleri’’,  XV. Ulusal Kimya Kongresi, istanbul, 2001.
  14. Güden, M., Elbir, S. ve Yılmaz, S., ‘‘Kompozit Aluminyum Köpüklerin Hazırlanması ve Mekanik Özelliklerinin Belirlenmesi’’, 2.Makina Malzemesi ve İmalat Teknolojisi Sempozyumu, 317-325,  Manisa, 2001.
  15. Demirkan, K., Yılmaz, S., Artok L. ve Ciftcioglu M., ‘‘H-ZSM-5 Zeolit Katalizörlerin Farklı Sentez Sürelerinde Sentezlenmesi ve Karakterizasyonu’’, 4. Ulusal Kimya Mühendisliği Kongresi, 868-873, Istanbul, 2000.
  16. Yılmaz S., Cliffe, K., ”Buhar Boruları Üzerinde Oluşan Birikintinin Model Tozlarla Simulasyonu”, 3. Ulusal Kimya Mühendisliği Kongresi, Cilt 1, 375-380, Erzurum, 1998.

Funda Tıhmınlıoglu Resaerch Group

Education:

Doctor of Philosophy, Chemical Engineering , 1998
The Pennsylvania State University , State College , PA , USA

Master of Science, Chemical Engineering , 1993
Ege University ,Bornova, Izmir, Turkey

Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering , 1990
Ege University , Bornova, Izmir, Turkey

Experience:

24 years of research and teaching, 16 year-as faculty member at İzmir Institute of Technology, Dept. of ChE (1998- )

Professor, Chemical Engineering, İzmir Institute of Technology, 2009-present

Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering, İzmir Institute of Technology, 2004-2009

Assistant Professor , Chemical Engineering, İzmir Institute of Technology, 1998-2004

Research Area(s):
Polymer processing and characterization,
Polymer based micro & nanocomposites
Biomaterials
Biobased food packaging materials
Barrier coatings

Courses:
Undergraduate Courses
ChE 211 Introduction to Polymer Science
ChE 312 Separation Processes
ChE 321 Thermodynamics II
ChE 334 Composite Material Processing
ChE 439 Biomaterials
ENG 301 Technical Report Writing

Graduate Courses
CHE 565 Fundamentals of Polymer Science
CHE 512 Polymer Chemistry
CHE 566 Polymer Solution Thermodynamics
CHE 590 Technical Report Writing
BENG 566 Biomaterials

Graduate Students:

Dildare BAŞALP (Chemical Eng. Ph.D. student)
Seda GÜNEŞ (Bioengineering Ph.D student)
Sedef TAMBURACI (Bioengineering Ph.D student)

Publication List (peer reviewed journals):

Onur Ozcalik, F. Tihminlioglu, “Barrier Properties of Corn Zein Nanocomposite Coated Polypropylene Films for Food Packaging Applications”, Journal of Food Engineering, 114, 4, 505-513, 2013.

Sokullu-Urkac, Emel; Oztarhan, Ahmet; Tihminlioglu, Funda Tihminlioglu , et al., “ Oxidation Behavior of C- and Au-Ion-Implanted Biodegradable Polymers “, IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON PLASMA SCIENCE Volume: 40 Issue: 3 Pages: 863-869 DOI: 10.1109/TPS.2011.2179677 Part 2 MAR 2012 .

Tihminlioglu, F., Atik, I.D., Ozen, B. “Effect of Corn-Zein Coating on the Mechanical Properties of Polypropylene Packaging Films.” Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 119 (2011): 235–241

Altiok, D.; Demiray-Gurbuz, E.; Bekmen, N., yilmaz O., tihminlioglu F., “Genipin crosslinked Clarithromycin Loaded Chitosan Microspheres for Eradication of Helicobacter Pylori , 4th International Workshop on Helicobacter and Related Bacteria in Chronic Digestive Inflammation and Gastric Cancer , HELICOBACTER Volume: 16 Special Issue: SI 132, 2011

Tihminlioglu F. , Atik, Isa Dogan; Ozen, Banu, “ Effect of Corn-Zein Coating on the Mechanical Properties of Polypropylene Packaging Films “, Journal of Applied Polymer Science Volume: 119 Issue: 235- 2011
Oguzlu Hale, Tihminlıoglu F. “ Preparation and Barrier Properties of Chitosan-Layered Silicate Nanocomposite Films” Macromolecular Symposia, 298, 91-98, 2010.

Altiok D., Altiok E. , Tihminlioglu F.,” Physical, antibacterial and antioxidant properties of chitosan films incorporated with thyme oil for potential wound healing applications”, J Mater Sci: Mater Med. ,21, 2227 2010

Altiok, D.; Gurbuz, E. Demiray; Bekmen, N. Tihminlioglu;: A natural antioxidant: Trans-resveratrol against H. Pylori, 23rd International Workshop on Helicobacter and Related Bacteria in Chronic Digestive Inflammation and Gastric Cancer , NETHERLANDS, 2010 , HELICOBACTER Volume: 15 Issue: 4 Pages: 334-335, 2010

Altiok, D.; Bekmen, N.; Gurbuz, E. Demiray; Yılmaz O, Tihminlioglu F. “Antimicrobial Activity of Essential Oils Against H. pylori “, 23rd International Workshop on Helicobacter and Related Bacteria in Chronic Digestive Inflammation and Gastric Cancer Location: NETHERLANDS, 2010 , published in HELICOBACTER Volume: 15 Issue: 4 Pages: 335-336 Published: AUG 2010

Tihminlioglu, F., Atik ID, Ozen B. “ Water vapor and oxygen-barrier performance of corn-zein coated polypropylene films”, Journal of Food Engineering, 96, 3, 342-347, 2010.

Ocak Y, Sofuoglu A, Tihminlioglu F. et al ”Protection of marble surfaces by using biodegradable polymers as coating agent , Progress in Organic Coating, Volume 66, Issue 3, pages 213-222, 2009.

D. Berkun, D. Balkose, F. Tihminlioglu, S. A. Altinkaya , “Sorption and Diffusion of Water Vapor on Edible Films “, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry ,94, 3, 683 2008.

Atik, I.D., Tihminlioglu F., Özen, B. “The Water Vapour Barrier Performance of Corn-zein Coated Polypropylene (PP) Packaging Films”, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 94, 3, 687 2008.
Basalp, D. Tihminlioglu, F. “The Effects of Natural Zeolite and Silane Coupling Agents on Melting and Crystallization Behaviour of Polypropylene”, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry , 94, 3, 757 2008.

E. Sokullu Urkac, A. Oztarhan, F. Tihminlioglu, N. Kaya, D. Ila, C. Muntele, S. Budak, E. Oks, A. Nikolaev, A. Ezdesir, Z. Tek, “Thermal Characterization of Ag and Ag + N ion Implanted Ultra-high Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)”, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms, 261 (1-2): 699-703, 2007.

N. Kaya, Ahmet M. Oztarhan, E.S. Urkac, D. Ila, S. Budak, E. Oks, A. Nikolaev, A. Ezdesir, F. Tihminlioglu, Z. Tek, S. Cetiner, C. Muntele, “Polymeric Thermal Analysis of C + H and C + H + Ar Ion Implanted UHMWPE Samples”, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B : Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms, 261 (1-2): 711-714, 2007.

U. Atikler, D. Basalp, F. Tihminlioglu “Mechanical and Morphological Properties of Recycled HDPE Filled with Calcium Carbonate and Fly Ash”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 102 (5), 4460-4467, 2006.

H. Eser, F. Tihminlioglu, “Determination of Thermodynamic and Transport Properties of Solvents in poly (L-lactide co glycolide), Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 102 (3), 2426-2432, 2006.
U. Atikler, H. Demir, F. Tokatlı, F. Tihminlioglu, D. Balkose, S. Ulku “Optimization of the Effect of Colemanite on Intumescent System as a New Synergic Agent”, Polymer Degradation and Stability, 91 (7): 1563-1570, 2006.

H. Pehlivan, D. Balköse, S. Ülkü, F. Tihminlioglu, “ Effect of Zeolite Filler on the Thermal Degradation Kinetics of Polypropylene”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 101 (1), 143-148, 2006.

H. Demir, U. Atikler, D. Balkose, F. Tihminlioglu ” The effect of Surface Treatments on the Mechanical and Water Sorption Properties of Polypropylene-Luffa Fiber Composites”, Composites Part A:Applied Sci. And Manufacturing, 37, 446-456, 2006.

.Eser, H., F. Tihminlioglu , “Solubility and Diffusivity of Solvents and Non-solvents in (polymethylmethacrylate-co butyl methacrylate),” Fluid Phase Equilibria, 237, 68-76 2005.

Pehlivan, H., Balköse, D. , Ülkü S., F., Tihminlioglu , “Characterization of Pure and Silver Exchanged Natural Zeolite Filled Polypropylene Composite Films,” Composites Science and Technology, 65, 2049-2058 2005.

Gultekin, N., Tihminlioglu, F., Ciftçioglu, R., Çiftçioglu, M. Ş. Harsa, “Preparation and Characterization Polylactide-Hydroxyapatite Biocomposites,” Key Engineering Materials, 264-268, 1953 2004.

Metin D., Tihminlioglu, F., Balköse, D. S. Ülkü, “The Effect of Interfacial Interactions on the Mechanical Properties of Natural zeolite –PP Composites,” Composites Part A. Applied Sci. And Manufacturing, 35, 23-32 2004.

Pehlivan H., Özmıhçı F., Tihminlioglu, F. Balköse, D. S. Ülkü, “Water and Water Vapor Sorption in Polypropylene-Zeolite Composites,” Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 90, 3069-3075 2003.

Cai, W. D., Ramesh, N., Tihminlioglu, F., Danner, R.P., Duda, J. L. and A. De Haan, “Phase Equilbrium and Diffusion of Solvents in Polybutadiene: A Capillary Column Inverse Gas Chromatography Study,” J. of Polym.Sci. Part B:Polym. Phys., 40, 1046-1055 2002.

Tihminlioglu, F. and R. P. Danner, “Solvent Diffusion in Amorphous Polymers: Polyvinly Acetate- Toluene Systems,” J. of Polym. Sci. Part B:Polym. Phys., 38, 1965-1974 2000.

Tihminlioglu, F., Danner, “Solvent Diffusion in Amorphous Polymers: Polystyrene-Solvent Systems,” J. of Polym. Sci. Part B:Polym. Phys., 38, 2429-2435 2000.
Tihminlioglu, F. and R. P. Danner, “Application of Gas Chromatography in Polymer-Solutions-Diffusion and Thermodynamic Measurements in Polyacrylate-Solvent Systems,” Journal of Chromatography A., 845, 93-101 1999.

Danner, R.P., Tihminlıoglu, F., Surana, R.K. ve J.L., Duda, “Inverse Gas Chromatography Applications in Polymer-Solvent Systems,” Fluid Phase Equilibria, FPE, 148/1-2, 171-188 1998.

Nagvekar, M., Tihminlıoglu, F. and R. P. Danner, “Colligative Properties of Polyelectrolyte Solutions,” Fluid Phase Equilibria, 145/1, 15-42 1998.

Surana, R. K, Danner, R. P., Tihminlioglu, F., and J. L. Duda, “Evaluation of Inverse Gas Chromatography for Prediction and Measurement of Diffusion Coefficients,” J. of Polym.Sci., Part B Polym. Phys., 35, 1233-1240 1997.

Tihminlıoglu, F., Surana, R.K., Danner, R.P. and J. L. Duda, “Finite Concentration Inverse Gas Chromatography: Diffusion and Partition Measurements,” J. of Polym.Sci. Part B: Polym. Phys., 35, 1279-1290 1997.

Tihminlıoglu F. ve S. Ülkü, “Use of Clinoptilolite in Ethanol Dehydration,” Separation Sci. and Technology, 31, 2855-2865 1996.

Conference Publications/Presentations:

E. Sokullu Urkac, A. Oztarhan, F. Tihminlioglu, N. Kaya, S. Budak, B. Chay, C. Muntele, E. Oks, A. Nikolaev, D.ILA, “ Nanoscale Surface Modification of UltraHigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE) Samples with the W + C Ion Implantation” , 2007 Spring, 1020-GG07-05 Ion-Beam-Based Nanofabrication MRS Proceedings Vol. 1020 , 151-157.

Ahmet Oztarhan, Emel Sokullu Urkac, Nusret Kaya, Mesut Yenigul, Funda Tihminlioglu, Ayhan Ezdesir, Robert Zimmerman, Satilmis Budak, C Muntele, Bopha Chhay, Daryush Ila, Efim Oks, Alexey Nikolaev, Zekai Tek, Rengin Eltem, “Modification of Surface Morphology of UHMWPE for Biomedical Implants”, 2007 Spring, 1020-GG05-03, Ion-Beam-Based Nanofabrication MRS Proceedings Vol. 1020, 91-100.

E. S. Urkac, A. Oztarhan, F. Tihminlioglu, I. D. Gurhan, S. G. Iz, E. Oks, A. Nikolaev, and D. Ila, “The Effect of Ag and AgN Ion Implantation on Cell Attachment Properties”, AIP Conf. Proc. Volume 1099, March 2009, pp. 528

E. S. Urkac, A. Oztarhan, F. Tihminlioglu, D. Ila, S. Budak, B. Chhay, C. Muntele, E. Oks, and A. Nikolaev, “Thermal Behaviour of W and C Ion Implanted Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)”, AIP Conf. Proc. Volume 1099, March 2009, pp. 542

A. Oztarhan, E. S. Urkac, F. Tihminlioglu, N. Kaya, D. Ila, S. Budak, B. Chhay, C. Muntele, E. Oks, and A. Nikolaev, “Structural and Thermal Characterization of Ti and O Ion Implanted UltraHigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)”, AIP Conf. Proc. Volume 1099, March 2009, pp. 545-547.

Dildare Başalp, Funda Tıhmınlıoglu, Anna Finne Wistrand, Ann Christine Albertsson “Tensile and Dynamic Mechanical Properties of Poly(L-lactide co D,L-lactide) –Zein Blends”, Biomacromolecules Workshop, Sweden, May 2008.

E. S. Urkac, A. Oztarhan, F. Tihminlioglu, I. D. Gurhan, S. G. Iz, E. Oks, A. Nikolaev, and D. Ila ” The Effect of Ag and AgN Ion Implantation on Cell Attachment “, CAARI 2008 Meeting, Texas, USA.

E. S. Urkac, A. Oztarhan, F. Tihminlioglu, D. Ila, S. Budak, B. Chhay, C. Muntele, E. Oks, and A. Nikolaev, “Thermal Behaviour of W and C Ion Implanted Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)”, CAARI 2008 Meeting, Texas, USA 2008.

A. Oztarhan, E. S. Urkac, F. Tihminlioglu, N. Kaya, D. Ila, S. Budak, B. Chhay, C. Muntele, E. Oks, and A. Nikolaev, “Structural and Thermal Characterization of Ti and O Ion Implanted UltraHigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)”, CAARI 2008 Meeting, Texas, USA 2008.

Emel Sokullu Urkac, Ahmet Oztarhan, Funda Tihminlioglu, Satilmis Budak, Bopha Chhay, Efim Oks, Alexey Nikolaev, Daryush Ila, “Characterization of Cr and Cr+N Ion Implanted Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)”, CAARI 2008: 20th International Conference on the Application of Accelerators in Research and Industry, Fort Worth, Texas, 10-15 August 2008.

E. Sokullu Urkac , A.Oztarhan, F. Tihminlioglu, R.Eltem, I.D.Gurhan, S. Gulce, F. Ozdal Kurt, D.Ila , R.Zimmerman , S. Budak, C.Muntele , E.Oks, A.Nikolaev , “Cell Attachment Studies and Antibacterial Properties of Ag and Ag+N Ion Implanted Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)”,15th International Conference on Surface Modification of Materials by Ion Beams (SMMIB-15)Mumbai, India, 2007.

E. Sokullu Urkac, F. Tihminlioglu, N. Kaya, A. Oztarhan, D. ILA, C. Muntele, S. Budak, E. Oks, A. Nikolaev, A. Ezdesir, Z. Tek, “Surface Characterization of Ag and Ag+N Hybrid Ion Implanted Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE), 13th Biomedical Science & Technology Symposium, Yeditepe University, İstanbul, 26-28 August 2007.

Başalp D., Tihminlioglu F., “İn Vtro Calcium Phosphate Formation on Biodegradable poly L-lactide-zein Blends”, 4th European Symposium on Biopolymers”, October 2-4, 2007 Kuşadası, Türkiye.

İ.D.Atik, Funda Tihminlioglu, B. Özen “ The Improvement of Water Vapor and Oxygen Barrier Properties of Polypropylene Food Packaging Films with Corn Zein Coating, V. International Packaging Congress, Vol 1, 263, Izmir, 2007.

Funda Tihminlioglu “Medical Packaging: Sterilization of Medical Implants and Devices”, V. International Packaging Congress Vol 1, 293 Izmir, 2007.

Ocak Y., Sofuoglu A., Tıhmınlıoğlu F., İpekoğlu B., Böke H., “Protection of Marble Using Biodegradable Polymers”, International Conference on Environment: Survival and Sustainability. February 19-24, 2007, Nicosia-Northern Cyprus.

N. Kaya, A. Oztarhan, E. Sokullu Urkac, D. ILA, S. Budak, E. Oks, A. Nikolaev, A. Ezdesir, F. Tihminlioglu, Z. Tek, S. Cetiner, C. Muntele, “Polymeric thermal analysis of C+H ion implanted UHMWPE samples” CAARI 2006 Meeting, Texas, USA 2006.

E. Sokullu Urkac, A. Oztarhan, N. Kaya, F. Tihminlioglu, D. ILA, C. Muntele, S. Budak, E. Oks, A. Nikolaev, A. Ezdesir, Z. Tek, “Thermal characterization of Ag and Ag+N hybrid ion implanted ultra high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) samples”, CAARI 2006 Meeting, Texas, USA 2006,

E. Sokullu Urkac, F. Tihminlioglu, N. Kaya, A. Oztarhan, D. ILA, C. Muntele, S. Budak, E. Oks, A. Nikolaev, A. Ezdesir, Z. Tek, “Surface characterization of Ag and Ag+N hybrid ion implanted ultra high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE)”, – CAARI 2006 Meeting, Texas, USA 2006

D. Altiok, E. Altiok, F. Tihminlioglu,” Preparation of Chitosan Films Incorporated with Volatile Thyme Oil for Wound Healing”, Biomaterials 2006, September 2006 Essen, Germany.

Metin D., Tihminlioglu F., “Calcium Phosphate Formation on Biodegradable Poly-L- lactide and Poly-(L-lactide-co-D,L-lactide) Films in Simulated Body Fluid (SBF), Biomaterials Congress, Hamburg, November 2006, Germany.

Metin D., Tihminlioglu F., “Biodegradation of Poly(L-lactide) and Poly(L- lactide co D,L lactide) in Simulated Body Fluid (SBF), Polycondensation 2006 conference, Agustos 2006, Istanbul, Turkey.

D. Metin, F. Tihminlioglu “ Polipropilende dolgu malzemesi olarak sentetik zeolitlerin etkisinin incelenmesi”, IV. Uluslararası Ambalaj Kongresi, Kongre Aralık 2005, İzmir

N. Gultekin, F. Tihminlioglu, R. Ciftçioglu , M. Çiftçioglu, Ş. Harsa “ Preparation and Characterization Polylactide-Hydroxyapatite Biocomposites”, 8th European Ceramic Society Meeting, Istanbul, Temmuz 2003.

Gultekin, N., Tihminlioglu, F., Çiftçioglu, M. , Ş. Harsa, “Hydrolytic Degradation Behaviour of Polylactides and Their Hydroxyapatite Loaded Composites” NATO-ASI Meeting, Alvor, Portekiz, Ekim 2003.

Pehlivan, H., Özmıhçı, F., Tıhmınlıoğlu, F., Balköse, D., S. Ülkü, “ Doğal Zeolit ve Polipropilen Kompozitlerde Su ve Su Buharı Sorpsiyonunun İncelenmesi”, 173-182, II. Uluslararası Ambalaj Kongresi, İzmir, 2001.

Pehlivan, H., Tıhmınlıoğlu, F., Balköse, D. , S. Ülkü, “Silver Exchange on Polypropylene-Zeolite Composite Films”, 2nd Eastern Mediterranian Chemical Engineering Conference, 277-279, Middle East Tech. University, Ankara/Turkey, May 2001.

Tıhmınlıoğlu, F. “Comparison of Experimental Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium Data With Group Contribution Lattice Fluid Equation of State Model in Polymer Solution”, Israel-Turkish-American Tri National Chemical Engineering Workshop, First Chemical Engineering Conference For Collaborative Research, 114-117, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel, 1999.

Tıhmınlıoglu, F., R. P. Danner, “Application of Inverse Gas Chromatography in Polymer solutions- Diffusion and Thermodynamic Measurements in Polyacrylate –Solvent Systems”, 22nd of International Symposium of Chromatography, ISC, 345 Roma, Italy 1998.

Tıhmınlıoğlu, F., Surana, R. K., Danner, R. P., Duda J. L., “Finite Concentration Diffusion Measurements in Polymer-Solvent Systems “, Poster Presention, The Polymer Processing Society 13 th Annual Meeting, Secausus, NJ, USA, 1997.

Tıhmınlıoğlu, F., Danner, R. P., Duda J. L.,” Inverse Gas Chromatography Applications: Diffusion Measurements in Ps-Toluene system”, AICHE Annual Symposium, November, Los Angeles, California, USA, 1997.

Tıhmınlıoğlu, F., and Danner, R. P., “ Thermodynamic and Diffusion Measurements in Polymer-Solvent Systems” , Poster Presentation, MidAtlantic Thermodynamic Symposium, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 1996.

Tıhmınlıoğlu, F., Danner, R. P., Duda J. L. “ Diffusion Measurements of Infinitely Dilute Solvent in Polymers Using Inverse Gas Chromatography” Poster Presentation, NATO Summer School, Antalya, TURKEY August 1995.

Ülkü, S., F. Tihminlioglu, “Dehydration of Aqueous Ethanol Using Natural Zeolite.” AICHE Annual Symposium, November, San Francisco, California, USA, 143k, 1994.

Aysun Sofuoğlu Resaerch Group

Education:

PhD in Environmental Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology

MSc in Environmental Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison

BSc in Chemical Engineering, IstanbulTechnicalUniversity

 

Experience:

23 years of research and teaching, 14 year-as faculty member at Izmir Institute of Technology, Dept. of ChE (2000- )

Research Area(s):

Ambient air pollution

Dry deposition

Hazardous Air Pollution

Industrial Air Pollution

 

Courses:

 

Undergraduate

CHE 219 Environmental Chemistry

CHE 336 Pollution Prevention

ENG 301 Technical Writing and Communication

CHE 421 Engineering Design

CHE 311 Chemical Engineering Lab. I

Graduate

CHE 533 Mass Transport in Environmental Engineering

Graduate Students:

Elif Güngörmüş

Publication List (peer reviewed, SCI):

Sofuoglu, S.C., Güzelkaya, H., Akgül, Ö., Kavcar, P., Kurucaovalı, F., and Sofuoglu, A., “Speciated arsenic concentrations, exposure, and associated health risks for rice and bulgur”, FOOD AND CHEMICAL TOXICOLOGY, Vol. 64, pp.184–191, 2014.

Sofuoglu, S.C., Yayla, B., Kavcar, P., Ates, D., Turgut, C., and Sofuoglu, A., “Olive Tree, Olea europaea L., Leaves as a Bioindicator of Atmospheric PCB Contamination”, ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND POLLUTION RESEARCH, Vol. 20, pp.6178–6183, 2013.

 

Sofuoglu, S.C., Sofuoglu, A., Holsen, T.M., Alexander, C.M., Pagano, J.J., “Atmospheric Concentrations and Potential Sources of PCBs, PBDEs, and Pesticides to Acadia National Park”, ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION, Vol. 177, pp. 116–124, 2013.

Ocak, Y., Kılıçvuran, A., Eren, A.B., Sofuoglu, A., and Sofuoglu, S.C., “Exposure to particulate matter in a mosque”, ATMOSPHERIC  ENVIRONMENT, Vol. 56, pp. 169–176, 2012.

Sofuoglu, SC., Aslan, G., Inal, F., Sofuoglu, A., “An assessment of indoor air concentrations and health risks of volatile organic compounds in three primary schools” INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HYGIENE AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH, Vol. 214, pp. 36-46, 2011.

Sofuoglu, A., Kiymet, N., Kavcar, P., Sofuoglu, SC., “Polycyclic and Nitro Musks in Indoor Air: a Primary School Classroom and a Women’s Sport Center” INDOOR AIR, Vol. 20, pp. 515-522, 2010.

Inal, F., Yetgin, S., Aksu G.T., Simsek, S., Sofuoglu, A., Sofuoglu, S.C., “Activated Carbon Adsorption of Fuel Oxygenates MTBE and ETBE from water” WATER AIR SOIL POLLUTION, Vol. 204, pp. 155-163, 2009.

Baytak, D., Sofuoglu, A., Inal, F., Sofuoglu, S.C., “Seasonal variation in drinking water concentrations of disinfection by-products in IZMIR and associated human health risks” SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT,  Vol. 407, pp. 286-296, 2008,

Sofuoglu, S.C., Tayfur, G., Birgili, S., Sofuoglu, A., ”Forecasting Ambient Air SO2 Concentrations Using Artificial Neural Networks” ENERGY SOURCES PART B, Vol.1, pp.127–136, 2006.

Demircioglu E., Sofuoglu A., Odabasi M.,  Particle-phase dry deposition and air-soil gas exchange of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in Izmir, Turkey,  JOURNAL OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, 186, 1,  328-335, 2011.

Demircioglu E.,  Sofuoglu A., Odabasi M., Atmospheric concentrations and phase partitioning of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Izmir, Turkey, CLEAN – SOIL, AIR, WATER, 39 (4), 319-327, 2011.

Sofuoglu SC., Aslan G., Inal F., Sofuoglu A., An assessment of indoor air concentrations and health risks of volatile organic compounds in three primary schools, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HYGIENE AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH, 214 (1), 38-46, 2011.

Sofuoglu A., Kiymet N., Kavcar P., Sofuoglu S., Polycyclic and Nitro Musks in

a primary school classroom and a women’s sport center, INDOOR AIR, 20, 515–522, 2010.

Inal F, Yetgin S, Aksu GT,  Simsek S., Sofuoglu A., Sofuoglu S., Activated Carbon Adsorption of Fuel Oxygenates MTBE and ETBE from Water,  WATER AIR AND SOIL POLLUTION,  204, 155-163, 2009.

Ocak Y., Sofuoglu A., Tihminlioglu F., Boke H., Protection of marble surfaces by using biodegradable polymers as coating agent,  PROGRESS IN ORGANIC COATINGS    66 (3),  213-220, 2009.

Kavcar P., Sofuoglu A., Sofuoglu SC., A Health Risk Assessment for Exposure to Trace Metals Via Drinking Water Ingestion Pathway, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HYGIENE AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH,   212, 216-227, 2009.

Baytak D., Sofuoglu A., Inal F., Sofuoglu S.C., Seasonal Variation in drinking water concentrations of Disinfection By-Products in İzmir and associated human health risks, SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT,    407 (1), 286-296, 2008.

Odabasi  M., Cetin B., Demircioglu E., Sofuoglu A., Air water exchange of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and organochlorine pesticides (OCPs) at a coastal site in Izmir Bay, Turkey, MARINE CHEMISTRY, 109, 115-129, 2008.

Odabasi  M., Cetin E., Sofuoglu A., Determination of octanol-air partition coefficient and supercooled liquid vapor pressure of PAHs as a function of temperature: application to gas/particle partitioning in an urban atmosphere, ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRONMENT, 40, 6615-6625, 2006.

Cetin B., Ozer S., Sofuoglu A., Odabasi  M., Determination of Henry s law constants of organochlorine pesticides in deionized and saline water as a function of temperature, ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRONMENT, 40, 4538-4546, 2006.

Odabasi  M., Cetin B., Sofuoglu A., Henry s law constant, octanol-air partition coefficient and supercooled liquid vapor pressure of carbazole as a function of temperature: application to gas/particle partitioning in the atmosphere, CHEMOSPHERE, 62, 1087-1096, 2006.

Sofuoglu, S.C., Tayfur, G., Birgili, S., Sofuoglu, A., Forecasting Ambient Air Pollutant Concentrations Using an Artificial Neural Networks in Izmir, Turkey, ENERGY SOURCE, PART B:1, 127-136, 2006.

Sofuoglu A., Cetin E., Bozacıoglu,  S.,  Sener D. G., Odabaşı M., Short-term Variation in ambient concentrations and Gas/Particle partitioning of Organochlorine pesticides in Izmir, Turkey, ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRONMENT, 38/27, 4483-4493, 2004.

Taşdemir Y., Odabaşı M., Vardar N ., Sofuoglu A., Murphy, T. J., Holsen T. M., Dry deposition fluxes and velocities of PCBs associated with particle, ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRONMENT, 38/25, 2447-2456 (2004).

Sofuoglu A., Odabası M, Tasdemir Y., Khalili N., Holsen T.M., Temperature dependence of gas phase PAHs and Organochlorine Pesticide concentrations in Chicago air, ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRONMENT,  35, 6503-6510, 2001.

Odabası M, Sofuoglu A., Holsen T. M.,  Mass transfer coefficients for PAHs to the water surface sampler: Comparison to modeled results. ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRONMENT, 35 (9), 1655-1662, 2001.

Odabaşı M.,Vardar N., Sofuoglu A., Taşdemir Y., Holsen T. M. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in Chicago air. THE SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT, 227, 57-67, 1999.

Odabaşı M., Sofuoglu A., Taşdemir Y., Vardar N., Holsen T. M. Measurement of dry deposition and air-water exchange of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) with the water surface sampler. ENVIRON. SCIENCE AND TECHNOL., 33, 426-434, 1999

Sait Sofuoğlu Resaerch Group

Education:

PhD in Environmental Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology

MSc in Environmental Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology

BSc in Environmental Engineering, Dokuz Eylul University

 

Experience:

24 years of research and teaching, 12 of which as faculty member at Izmir Institute of Technology, Dept. of ChE (2002- ) and Suleyman Demirel University,  Dept. of EnvE (2001-2002)

 

Research Area(s):

Indoor air quality

Sick Building Syndrome

Indoor air quality and pollution indices

Ambient air pollution

Dry deposition

Environmental exposure assessment

Environmental risk assessment

Ecological risk assessment

 

Courses:

 

Undergraduate

CHE 222 Fluid Mechanics

CHE 226 Introduction to Environmental Engineering

ENG 301 Technical Writing and Communication

CHE 421 Engineering Design

CHE 435 Fundamentals of Air Pollution and Control

CP 362 Urban Infrastructure Systems

Graduate

CHE 538  Environmental Exposure and Risk Assessment

CHE 539  Indoor Air Pollution

CHE 555  Stats for the Analysis of Measurement Systems and Experimental Data

EM 505 Statistics for Engineers

Graduate Students:

Pınar Kavcar

Dilek Turan

Funda Çolak

Publication List (peer reviewed, SCI):

Sofuoglu, S.C., Güzelkaya, H., Akgül, Ö., Kavcar, P., Kurucaovalı, F., and Sofuoglu, A., “Speciated arsenic concentrations, exposure, and associated health risks for rice and bulgur”, Food and Chemical Toxicology, Vol. 64, pp.184–191, 2014. doi: 10.1016/j.fct.2013.11.029

Sofuoglu, S.C., Yayla, B., Kavcar, P., Ates, D., Turgut, C., and Sofuoglu, A., “Olive Tree, Olea europaea L., Leaves as a Bioindicator of Atmospheric PCB Contamination”, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, Vol. 20, pp.6178–6183, 2013. doi: 10.1007/s11356-013-1640-y

 

Sofuoglu, S.C., Sofuoglu, A., Holsen, T.M., Alexander, C.M., Pagano, J.J., “Atmospheric Concentrations and Potential Sources of PCBs, PBDEs, and Pesticides to Acadia National Park”, Environmental Pollution, Vol. 177, pp. 116–124, 2013. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2013.02.015

Ocak, Y., Kılıçvuran, A., Eren, A.B., Sofuoglu, A., and Sofuoglu, S.C., “Exposure to particulate matter in a mosque”, Atmospheric Environment, Vol. 56, pp. 169–176, 2012. DOI:  doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2012.04.007

Turan, D., Kocahakimoglu, C., Kavcar, P., Gaygısız, H., Atatanir, L., Turgut, C., and Sofuoglu, S.C., “The Use of Olive Tree (Olea europaea L.) Leaves as a Bioindicator for Environmental Pollution in the Province of Aydın, Turkey”, Environmental Research and Pollution Research, Vol. 18, pp. 355–364, 2011. DOI:  doi: 10.1007/s11356-010-0378-z

Sofuoglu, SC., Aslan, G., Inal, F., Sofuoglu, A., “An assessment of indoor air concentrations and health risks of volatile organic compounds in three primary schools” International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, Vol. 214, pp. 36-46, 2011. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2010.08.008

Sofuoglu, A., Kiymet, N., Kavcar, P., Sofuoglu, SC., “Polycyclic and Nitro Musks in Indoor Air: a Primary School Classroom and a Women’s Sport Center” Indoor Air, Vol. 20, pp. 515-522, 2010, doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0668.2010.00674.x

Inal, F., Yetgin, S., Aksu G.T., Simsek, S., Sofuoglu, A., Sofuoglu, S.C., “Activated Carbon Adsorption of Fuel Oxygenates MTBE and ETBE from water” Water Air Soil Pollution, Vol. 204, pp. 155-163, 2009. doi:10.1007/s11270-009-0034-8

Kavcar, P., Sofuoglu, S.C., “A Health Risk Assessment for Exposure to Trace Metals Via Drinking Water Ingestion Pathway” International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, Vol. 212, pp. 216-227, 2009. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2008.05.002

Baytak, D., Sofuoglu, A., Inal, F., Sofuoglu, S.C., “Seasonal variation in drinking water concentrations of disinfection by-products in IZMIR and associated human health risks” Science of the Total Environment,  Vol. 407, pp. 286-296, 2008, doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2008.08.019

Sofuoglu, SC, Kavcar, P. “An exposure and risk assessment for fluoride and trace metals in black tea” Hazardous Materials, Vol. 152, pp. 392-400, 2008.  doi:10.1016/j.jhazmat.2008.01.086

Sofuoglu, SC, “Application of artificial neural networks to predict prevalence of building-related symptoms in office buildings” Building and Environment, Vol. 43, No. 6, pp. 1121-1126, 2008.    doi:10.1016/j.buildenv.2007.03.003

Kavcar, P., Odabasi, M., Kitis, M., Inal, F., Sofuoglu, S.C., “Occurrence, oral exposure and risk assessment of volatile organic compounds in drinking water for İzmir” Water Research, Vol.40, pp. 3219-3230, 2006. Link

Sofuoglu, S.C., Tayfur, G., Birgili, S., Sofuoglu, A., “Forecasting Ambient Air SO2 Concentrations Using Artificial Neural Networks” Energy Sources Part B, Vol.1, pp.127–136, 2006. Link

Moschandreas, D.J. and Sofuoglu, S.C., ”The Indoor Environmental Index and Its Relationship with Symptoms of Office Building Occupants,” Journal of Air and Waste Management Association, Vol.54, No.11, pp.1440-1451, 2004.  Abstract

Sofuoglu, S.C. and Moschandreas, D.J. “The Link between Symptoms of Office Building Occupants and in-Office Air Pollution: The Indoor Air Pollution Index” Indoor Air, Vol.13, No.4, pp. 332-343, 2003.  DOI

Sofuoglu, S.C., Moschandreas, D.J., Lebowitz, M.D., O’Rourke, M.K., and Robinson, G.L.”Exposure and Risk Estimates Associated with Drinking Water in Arizona” Journal of American Water Works Association Vol.95, No.7, pp. 67-79, 2003.  Abstract

Yi, S.M., Shahin, U., Sivadechathep, J., Sofuoglu, S.C., and Holsen, T.M. “Overall Elemental Deposition Velocities Measured Around Lake Michigan” Atmospheric Environment, Vol. 35, No. 6, pp. 1133-1140, 2001  DOI

Paode, R.D., Sofuoglu, S.C., Sivadechathep, J., Noll K.E., Holsen, T.M., and Keeler, G. “Dry Deposition Fluxes and Mass Size Distributions of Pb, Cu, Zn Measured in Southern Lake Michigan During AEOLOS” Environmental Science and Technology, Vol. 32, No 11, pp.1629-1635, 1998   DOI

Sofuoglu, S.C., Paode, R.D., Sivadechathep, J., Noll K.E., Holsen, T.M., and Keeler, G. “Dry Deposition Fluxes and Atmospheric Size Distributions of Mass, Al, and Mg Measured in Southern Lake Michigan During AEOLOS” Aerosol Science and Technology, Vol. 29, No 4,  pp. 281-293, 1998  Abstract

Fikret İnal Resaerch Group

Education

B.S., Ankara University

Ph.D., University of California Los Angeles

Contact Information:

Department of Chemical Engineering

Izmir Institute of Technology

Gulbahce-Urla, 35430 Izmir, TURKEY

Phone: +90(232) 750 6654

Fax: +90(232) 750 6645

Email: fikretinal [at] iyte.edu.tr

Research Interests

§ Toxic Byproduct Formation in Hydrocarbon Fuel Combustion

§ Effects of Fuel Additives on Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds (PAC) and Soot Formation

§ Analysis of Coke Formation in Internal Combustion Engines

§ Steam Cracking of Hydrocarbons

§ Optical Techniques for Combustion Systems

§ Chemical Reaction Engineering

Courses Taught

§ Advanced Reaction Engineering

§ Material and Energy Balances in Engineering

§ Flames

§ Chemical Kinetics and Reactor Design

§ Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics

§ Fluid Mechanics

§ Technical Report Writing

Honors and Awards

§ Graduate Fellowship by Chevron/Texaco, 1999.

§ Graduate Fellowship by the Turkish Council of Higher Education, 1994.

Publications and Presentations

§ Bekat, T., Inal, F., (2014) “Effects of Dimethyl Ether on n-Butane Oxidation” Fuel, 115; 861-869.

§ Bekat, T., Erdogan, M., Inal, F., Genc, A., (2012) “Prediction of the bottom ash formed in a coal-fired power plant using artificial neural networks” Energy, 45; 882-887.

§ Sofuoglu, S. C., Aslan, G., Inal, F., Sofuoglu, A. (2011) “An assessment of indoor air concentrations and health risks of volatile organic compounds in three primary schools” Int .J. Hyg. Environ. Health, 214; 36-46.

§ Inal, F. (2010) “Artificial neural network prediction of tropospheric ozone concentrations in Istanbul, Turkey” CLEAN – Soil, Air, Water, 38; 897-908.

§ Inal, F., Yetgin, S., Aksu, G.T., Simsek, S., Sofuoglu, A., Sofuoglu, S.C. (2009) “Activated carbon adsorption of fuel oxygenates MTBE and ETBE from water” Water Air Soil Pollut, 204; 155-163.

§ Gonen, M., Balkose, D., Inal, F., and Ulku, S. (2008) “The effect of zinc stearate on thermal degradation of paraffin wax” Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 94; 737-742.

§ Baytak, D., Sofuoglu, A., Inal, F., Sofuoglu, S.C. (2008) “Seasonal variation in drinking water concentrations of disinfection by-products in Izmir and associated human health risks” Science of the Total Environment, 407; 286-296.

§ Kabaca, Ş.M., Gerger, V., Yetgin, S., Sofuoğlu, S.C., İnal, F. “İstanbul ili ozon konsantrasyonlarının yapay sinir ağları ile tahmini” 7. Ulusal Çevre Mühendisliği Kongresi, 34-40, 24-27 Ekim 2007, İzmir.

§ Yetgin, S., Şimşek, S., Aksu, T.G., Sofuoğlu, A., İnal, F. “Adsorpsiyon yöntemi ile MTBE ve ETBE’nin sudan uzaklaştırılması” 7. Ulusal Çevre Mühendisliği Kongresi, 710-719 (Poster), 24-27 Ekim 2007, İzmir.

§ Baytak, D., İnal, F., Sofuoğlu, A., Sofuoğlu, S.C. “İzmir içme suyundaki dezenfeksiyon yan ürünü derişimlerinin mevsimsel ve kaynağa göre değişkenliği” 7. Ulusal Çevre Mühendisliği Kongresi, 223-228, 24-27 Ekim 2007, İzmir.

§ Gönen, M., Balköse, D., İnal, F., Ülkü, S. “The effect of zinc stearate on thermal degradation of paraffin wax” 31st International Vacuum Microbalance Techniques Conference, 56-57 (Abstract), September 12-14 2007, İzmir-Turkey.

§ Inal, F. (2006) “Artificial neural network predictions of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon formation in premixed n-heptane flames” Fuel Processing Technology, 87; 1031-1036.

§ Kavcar, P., Odabasi, M., Kitis, M., Inal, F., Sofuoglu, S.C. (2006) “Occurrence, oral exposure and risk assessment of volatile organic compounds in drinking water for Izmir” Water Research, 40; 3219-3230.

§ Inal, F., Senkan, S.M. (2005) “Effects of Oxygenate Concentration on Species Mole Fractions in Premixed n-Heptane Flames” Fuel, 84; 495-503.

§ Gonen, M., Balkose, D., Inal, F., and Ulku, S. (2005) “Zinc Stearate Production by Precipitation and Fusion Processes” Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 44; 1627-1633.

§ Inal, F., Tayfur, G., Melton, T.R., and Senkan, S.M. (2003) “Experimental and Artificial Neural Network Modeling Study on Soot Formation in Premixed Hydrocarbon Flames” Fuel, 82(12); 1477-1490.

§ Inal, F., Tayfur, G., “Artificial neural network prediction of soot properties in premixed hydrocarbon flames”, Proceedings of the First International Exergy, Energy and Environment Symposium, pp. 905-909 (2003).

§ Inal, F. and Senkan, S.M (2002) “Effects of Oxygenate Additives on Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAH) and Soot Formation” Combust. Sci. and Tech., 174( 9); 1-19.

§ Inal, F. and Senkan, S.M (2002) “Effects of Equivalence Ratio on Species and Soot Concentrations in Premixed n-Heptane Flames” Combust. Flame, 131(1-2); 16-28.

§ Inal, F. and Senkan, S.M. “Experimental Study on Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Soot Formation in Premixed n-Heptane Flame” Proceeding of the Second Mediterranean Combustion Symposium, 975-986, 2002.

§ Inal, F., Melton, T.R., and Senkan, S.M. “Effects of Fuel Type and Equivalence Ratio on Soot Formation in Premixed Hydrocarbon Flames” Proceeding of the Second International Symposium on Air Quality Management at Urban. Regional and Global Scales, 263-269, 2001.

§ Inal, F and Senkan, S.M. “Effects of Fuel Additive on Carbon Deposit and Emissions from a Single Cylinder SI Engine” Proceeding of the Fourth International Thermal Energy Congress, 239-244, 2001.

§ Melton, T.R., Inal, F., and Senkan, S.M. (2000) “The Effects of Equivalence Ratio on the Formation of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Soot in Premixed Ethane Flames” Combust. Flame, 121(4); 671-678.

§ Inal, F. and Senkan, S.M. “Effects of Oxygenate Additives on Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Soot Formation in Premixed n-Heptane Flames” Proceedings: 1999 Fall Meeting Western States Section / The Combustion Institute, October 1999, Paper 99F-011

§ Melton, T.R., Inal, F., and Senkan, S.M. “The Effects of Equivalence Ratio on the Formation of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Soot in Premixed Propane Flames: Experiments and Modeling”, Paper presented at the American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting, November 1999.

§ Inal, F., Melton, T.R., and Senkan, S.M. “Comparative Study on Soot Characterization in Premixed, Laminar, Hydrocarbon Flames”, Poster presented at the American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting, November 1999.

§ Chan, K.Y.G., Inal, F., and Senkan, S.M., (1998) “Suppression of Coke Formation in the Steam Cracking of Alkanes: Ethane and Propane” Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 37; 901-907.

§ Melton, T.R., Inal, F., and Senkan, S.M. “The Effects of Equivalence Ratio on the Formation of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Soot in Premixed Ethane Flames”, Poster presented at the American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting, November 1998.

Mehmet Polat Resaerch Group

MPolat1
MEHMET POLAT

Education:

Bachelor of Sciences in Mining Engineering  (1984)

Dokuz Eylul University , Turkey

 

Master of Sciences in Mineral Processing (1986)

Dokuz Eylul University , Turkey

Master of Sciences in Mineral Processing (1990)

The Pennsylvania State University , USA

Doctor of Philosophy in Mineral Processing (1996)

The Pennsylvania State University , USA

Experience:

Research Assistant, Mining Engineering Department

Dokuz Eylul University , Turkey
August 1984 to December 1986.

Research Assistant, Mineral Processing Department

Pennsylvania State University USA
August 1987to December 1995.

Assistant Professor, Mineral Processing Department

Dokuz Eylul University Turkey
April 1996 to November 1999.

Associate Professor, Mineral Processing Department

Dokuz Eylul University Turkey
November 1999 to May 2002.

Visiting Professor, Chemistry Department

Ben Gurion University, Israel

November 2000 to October 2001.

Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering Department

Izmir Institute of Technology , Turkey
May 2002 to August 2006

Visiting Professor, Advanced Sintering Technology Group
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan
October 2004 to April 2006.

Professor, Chemical Engineering Department

Izmir Institute of Technology , Turkey
August 2006 to date

 

 

Research Area(s):

Colloid and Surface Chemistry; Particle Technology/Nano Technology; Mineral Processing; Wastewater Treatment; Mathematical Modeling; Fluid Mechanics

 

Courses:

Thermodynamics (in English, Undergraduate)

Fluid Mechanics (in English, Undergraduate)

Industrial and Hazardous Waste Treatment (in English, Undergraduate)

Advanced Fluid Mechanics (in English, Graduate)

Characterization and Processing of Particles (in English, Graduate)

Graduate Students:

 

Completed

Haluk Çelik (PhD)

Berna Üzelyalçin (PhD)

Gülnihal Yelken Özek (PhD)

Aylin Şakar Deliormanlı (PhD)

Gül Akar (MS)

Çağrı Siretli (MS)

Ayşe Gürel (MS)

In Progress

Elif Suna Sop (PhD)

Muhammet Burak Kama (MS)

Aybike Nil Olcay (MS)

 

Undergraduate Students:

 

Current Diploma Project Students

Serenay Kılıç

Güler Telli

Merve Özpirin

Semra Özköse

Publication List (peer reviewed journals):

 

1.             G. Yelken, M Polat, “Determination of electrostatic potential distribution by Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM)on model silica and alumina surfaces in aqueous electrolyte solutions”, Applied Surface Science, 2014, Accepted in Print.
2.             G. Akar , M. Polat, G. Galecki, U. Ipekoglu, “Leaching behavior of selected trace elements in coal fly ash samples from Yenikoy coal-fired power plants”, Fuel Processing Technology,  2012, 104, 50–56.
3.             K. Koseoglu, M. Polat, H. Polat, ”Encapsulating fly ash and acidic process waste water in brick structure”, JOURNAL OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, April 2010, 176, 1-3, 957-964.
4.             M. Polat, H. Polat, ”Analytical Solution of Poisson-Boltzmann Equation for Interacting Plates of Arbitrary Potential and Same Sign”, JOURNAL OF COLLOID AND INTERFACE SCIENCE , 2010, 341, 178-185.
5.             M. Kes, H. Polat, S. Keleşoğlu, M. Polat and G. Aksoy, Determination of the particle interactions, rheology and the surface roughness relationship for dental restorative ceramics, Journal Of The European CeramIc SocIety, 29(14), 2959-2967, 2009.
6.             A. Şakar-Deliormanli, E. Çelik, M. Polat, Influence of Dispersing Agents on the Solubility of Perovskites in Water, Journal Of DIspersIon ScIence And Technology, 30(5),704-711, 2009.
7.             A.  Şakar-Deliormanli, E. Çelik, M. Polat, Preparation of the Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3 films by aqueous tape casting, Journal Of The European CeramIc SocIety, 29(1), 115-123, 2009.
8.             A.  Şakar-Deliormanli, E. Çelik, M. Polat, Solubility and aging of lead magnesium niobate in water, CeramIcs InternatIonal, 35(1), 503-508, 2009.
9.             A.  Şakar-Deliormanli, E. Çelik, M. Polat, Rheological behavior of PMN gels for solid freeform fabrication, Colloids And Surfaces A: PhysIcochemIcal And EngIneering Aspects, 324(1-3),  159-166, 2008.
10.         A. Şakar-Deliormanli, E. Çelik, M. Polat, Thermal analysis and microstructural characterization of ceramic green tapes prepared by aqueous tape casting, Journal Of Thermal Analysis And CalorImetry, 94(3), 663-667, 2008.
11.         A. Şakar-Deliormanli, E. Çelik, M. Polat, Phase Formation and Microstructure of Nd+3 doped Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O-3 Prepared by Sol-gel Method, Journal Of MaterIals ScIence-MaterIals In ElectronIcs, 19(6), 577, 2008.
12.         A. Şakar-Deliormanli, E. Çelik, M. Polat , Adsorption of Anionic Polyelectrolyte and Comb Polymers onto Lead Magnesium Niobate, Colloids And Surfaces A-PhysIcochemIcal And EngIneerIng Aspects, 316(1-3), 202-209, 2008.
13.         A. Şakar-Deliormanli, E. Çelik, M. Polat , The Isoelectric Point of Lead Magnesium Niobate, Journal Of The AMERICAN CeramIc SocIety, 90(10), 3314-3317, 2007.
14.         M. Polat , E. Güler, E. Lederman and H. Cohen, Neutralization of Extremely Acidic Sluge and Stabilization of Heavy Metals in the Aggregate Structure, WASTE MANAGEMENT, 27, 482 – 489, 2007.
15.         M. Polat , K. Sato, T. Nagaoka and K. Watari, Effect of Hydration on the Normal and Lateral Interaction Forces between a-Alumina Surfaces, ADVANCES IN TECHNOLOGY OF MATERIALS AND MATERIAL PROPERTIES JOURNAL, 9,(1), 35-40, 2007.
16.         G. Aksoy, H. Polat, G. Coskun and M. Polat , Effect of Various Treatment and Glazing (Coating) Techniques on the Roughness and Wettability of Ceramic Dental Restorative Surfaces, COLLOIDS AND SURFACES B: BIOINTERFACES, 53(2), 254-259, 2006.
17.         M. Polat , K. Sato, T. Nagaoka and K. Watari, Effect of pH and Hydration on the Normal and Lateral Interaction Forces between Alumina Surfaces, JOURNAL OF COLLOIDS AND INTERFACE SCIENCE, 304(2), 378-387, 2006.
18.         Polat, M. Molva and M. Polat, Capacity and Mechanism of Phenol Adsorption on Lignite, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MINERAL PROCESSING, 79(4), 264-273, 2006.
19.         M. Polat, Kinetic Estimation of the Adsorbate Distribution on the Surface from Adsorbed Amounts, Journal of ColloIds and Interface ScIence, 298(2), 593-601, 2006.
20.         H. Çelik and M. Polat, Integrating Flotation to Improve the Performance of an HMC Circuit Treating a Low Rank Fine Coal, MInerals and MetallurgIcal ProcessIng Journal , 22(4), 219-224, 2005.
21.         H. Polat, A. Vengosh, I. Pankratov and M. Polat, A New Methodology for Removal of Boron from Water by Coal and Fly Ash, DesalInatIon, 164, 173-188, 2004.
22.         M. Polat, H. Polat and S. Chander, Physical and Chemical Interactions in Coal Flotation, InternatIonal Journal of MIneral ProcessIng, 72, 199-213, 2003.
23.         T. Onargan, K. Kucuk and M. Polat, An Investigation of the Existence of Methane and Other Gases In Uzundere-Izmir Solid Waste Disposal Site , Izmir-Turkey, Waste Management, 23(8), 741-747, 2003.
24.         M. Polat, E. Güler, G. Akar, H. Mordogan, Ü. Ipekoglu and H. Cohen, Neutralization of Acid Mine Drainage by Turkish Lignitic Fly Ashes; Role of Organic Additives in the Fixation of Toxic Elements, Journal ChemIcal Technology and BIotechnology, 77, 372, 2002.
25.         M. Polat, E. Lederman, I. Pelly and H. Cohen, Chemical Neutralization of Acidic Wastes Using Fly Ash in Israel, Journal ChemIcal Technology and BIotechnology, 77, 377, 2002.
26.         M. Polat , H. Polat, S. Chander and R. Hogg, Characterization of Airborne Particles and Droplets: Relation to Amount of Airborne Dust and Dust Collection Efficiency, Particle and PartIcle Systems CharacterIzatIon, 18, pp. 1-9, 2001.
27.         M. Polat and S. Chander, First-Order Flotation Kinetics Models and Methods For Estimation of the True Distribution of Flotation Rate Constants, InternatIonal Journal of MIneral ProcessIng, 58, No. 1-4, 145, 2000.
28.         M. Polat , H. Polat and S. Chander, Electrostatic Charge on Spray Droplets of Aqueous Spray Droplets, Journal of Aerosol ScIence, 31, No. 5, 551, 2000.
29.         H. Polat, M. Polat and S. Chander, Kinetics of Dispersion of Oil in the Absence and Presence of Block Co-polymers, Journal of AIChE, 45, 1866, 1999.
30.         H. Polat, M. Polat , S. Chander and R. Hogg, The Electrostatic Charge on Particles and Its Relation to Agglomeration in Air, Journal of ApplIed OccupatIonal and EnvIronmental HygIene, 11, No. 2, 817, 1996.
31.         M. Polat , F.G. Miller and S. Chander, An Integrated Heavy Media Cyclone-Flotation System for Coal Cleaning, MInerals and MetallurgIcal ProcessIng Journal, Nov. 1993, 206, 1993.
32.         Y. Aytekin, T. Atmaca, M. Polat and K. Engin, Die Aufbereitung der Borate und deren Bedeutung für die Türkei, AufbereItung TechnIcs, 28, No. 7, 368, 1987.
33.         K. Koruyan, E. Yalçin, M. Polat, Ocak Tozlarinin Su Spreyleri ile Bastirilmasinin Modellenmesi (Modelling of Suppression of Mine Dust using  Water Sprays), Madencilik (Turkish Mining Journal), 47,3-14, 2008.
34.         M. Polat, K. Sato, T. Nagaoka, K. Watari, Measurement of Interaction Force Between Oxide Surfaces by Atomic Force Microscopy-Colloid Probe Method and Comparison with Theory, JOURNAL OF ORE DRESSING, 7-14, 1-33, 2007.
35.         S. Chander, H. Polat and M. Polat, Coal Flotation, JOURNAL OF ORE DRESSING, 6, 11, 29-53, 2004.
36.         H. Cohen, M. Polat , E. Lederman, E. Guler, G. Akar, H. Mordogan and I. Pelly, Chemical Scrubbing of Acidic/Organic Effluents using Coal Fly Ashes, JOURNAL OF ORE DRESSING, 6, 18, 2001.
37.         H. Polat and M. Polat, A Review of the Theory of Interactions between Particles Dispersed in Aqueous Media, III. Electrostatic and Structural Interactions and the DLVO Theory, JOURNAL OF ORE DRESSING, 4, 1, 2000.
38.         M. Polat and H. Polat, A Review of the Theory of Interactions between Particles Dispersed in Aqueous Media, II. Van der Waals Interactions, JOURNAL OF ORE DRESSING, No. 3, p. 21, 2000.
39.         M. Polat, A Review of the Interactions between Particles Dispersed in Aqueous Media, I: The Electrical Double Layer, JOURNAL OF ORE DRESSING, 2, 7, 1999.
40.         H. Polat, M. Polat and S. Gurgen, Recent developments on Suppresson of Respirable  Airborne Dust (In Turkish),, TURKISH MINING JOURNAL, 3, No. 1, 39, 2000.
41.         Ü. Ipekoglu and M. Polat, A Review of Boron Technologies (In Turkish), TURKISH MINING JOURNAL, 56, 12, 1987.
Conference Publications/Presentations (Full Text):
 
42.         G. Kanaltı, Z. Traş, A.N. Olcay, M. Polat, H. Polat, Capture of Low Molecular Weight Organic Contaminant within Micelle Structures In MEUF, The Proceedings of International Porous and Powder Materials Symposium and Exhibition, Ed. S.K. Ozdemir, M.Polat, M. Tanoglu, 3-6 September 2013, Cesme Izmir Turkey, 502, 2013.
43.         K. Özdenkci, C. Siretli, H. Polat, M. Polat, Removal of Copper from Dilute Solutions Using SDS Aided Active Carbon Adsorption, The Proceedings of International Porous and Powder Materials Symposium and Exhibition, Ed. S.K. Ozdemir, M.Polat, M. Tanoglu, 3-6 September 2013, Cesme Izmir Turkey, 514, 2013.
44.         F. Nacar, A.E. Ermiş, M. Polat, H. Polat, Morphology of Micellar Structures in Simulated Body Fluid for Drug Delivery Purposes,  The Proceedings of International Porous and Powder Materials Symposium and Exhibition, Ed. S.K. Ozdemir, M.Polat, M. Tanoglu, 3-6 September 2013, Cesme Izmir Turkey, 559, 2013.
45.         A.N. Olcay, M. Polat, H. Polat, Morphology of Micelles and Micellar Aggregates as a Function of Electrolyte Valence and Concentration, The Proceedings of International Porous and Powder Materials Symposium and Exhibition, Ed. S.K. Ozdemir, M.Polat, M. Tanoglu, 3-6 September 2013, Cesme Izmir Turkey, 680, 2013.
46.         G. Yelken Ozek, M. Polat, A review of State of Art in Determination of Interatomic Forces between Metal Oxide Surfaces in Solutions using AFM, 32nd International Conference on Vacuum Microbalance and Thermoanalytical Techniques IVMTTC32, Kazimierz Dolny, Poland, 26, 2009.

47.         Polat M., Polat H., Ipekoglu, U.,Theory and Measurement of Interaction Forces between Colloidal Particles, 7th international Indsutrial Minerals Symposium and Exibition, Kuşadasi,TURKEY, 296,2009.
 

48.         G. Yelken Ozek, M. Polat , Surface forces between Si3N4 AFM tip and glass surface, EMCC-5 tH Chemical Engineering Conference for Collabrative Research in Eastern Mediterian Countries, Cetraro, Italy, 295-299, 2008.

49.         B.Ü.Ülkü, M.Polat, H.Polat, K.Sekeroglu, Characterization of fly ashes and the aggregates producedfrom ash-waste mixtures, XI. International Mineral Processing Symposium, Antalya, Turkey, 275, 2008.

  1. 50.         B.Ü.Ülkü, M.Polat, H. Polat, Evaluation of the Use of Fly Ashes for Industrial Wastewater Utilization, 2nd International, Conference on Engineering for Waste, Volarization,Patras, Greece, 435, 2008.
    51.         M. Polat, Solution of the non-linear Poisson Boltzmann Theory for the general case of dissimilar double layers, Proc. of the XXIIIrd International Mineral Processing Congress, Ed. G. Onal et al., Istanbul-Turkey, 725, 2006.
    52.         M. Polat , K. Sato, T. Nagaoka and K. Watari, AFM-Colloid Probe Measurements of the interaction Energy between a -Alumina Surfaces as a fucntion of Ph, Proc. of the 22 nd International Japan-Korea Seminar on Ceramics, 121-124, Nov. 24-26, 2005.
    53.         H. Cohen E.I. Pelly , M. Werner and M. Polat, Fly ash as an Excellent Chemical Scrubber to Acidic Wastes of the Phosphate Industry in Israel, Proc. of the 10th International Mineral Processing Symposium, Ed. A. Akar, Ü. Ipekoglu, I. Cöcen and M. Polat, Çeºme, Izmir Turkey, October, 699-706, 2004.
    54.         G. Güler, E. Güler, Ü. Ipekoglu, A. Seyrankaya, H. Mordogan and M. Polat, Leachability of Elements Contained in Coal Ash Samples from Coal-Fired Power Plants in Western Turkey.
    55.         Proc. of the 10th International Mineral Processing Symposium, Ed. A. Akar, Ü. Ipekoglu, I. Cöcen and M. Polat, Çeºme, Çeºme, Izmir Turkey, October, 717-723, 2004.
    56.         M. Molva, H. Polat and M. Polat, Removal of Phenols from Waste Waters Using Lignitic Coals, Proc. of the 10th International Mineral Processing Symposium, Ed. A. Akar, Ü. Ipekoglu, I. Cöcen and M. Polat, Çeºme, Çeºme, Izmir Turkey, October, 763-770, 2004.
    57.         B. Üzelyalçin and M. Polat, Use of Low-Cost Adsorbents for Heavy Metal Removal from Industrial Wastewater, Proc. of the 10th International Mineral Processing Symposium, Ed. A. Akar, Ü. Ipekoglu, I. Cöcen and M. Polat, Çeºme, Çeºme, Izmir Turkey, October, 803-816, 2004.
    58.         Cohen, E. lederman, M. Werner, I. Pelly, M. Polat, Synergetic Effect of Coal Flyashas a Scrubber to Acidic Wastes of the Phosphate Fertilizers Industry, Proc. International Ash Utilization Symposium, Kentucky, USA, 2003.
    59.         S. Sheps-Pelleg, H. Cohen,R.B. Finkelman, M. Polat and F. Huggins, Occurrence of Hexavalent Chromium in Israeli Fly Ash and Its Leaching Behavior, Proc. 11th International Conference on Coal Science: Exploring the Horizons of Coal, San Francisco, USA, Sept. 30-Oct. 5, 2001.
    60.         M. Polat, H. Cohen, E. Lederman and I. Pelly, Fly Ash As A Chemical Scrubber For Acidic Wastes, Proc. 11th International Conference on Coal Science: Exploring the Horizons of Coal, San Francisco, USA, Sept. 30-Oct. 5, 2001.
    61.         M. Polat, E. Guler, G. Akar and H. Mordogan, Scrubbing of AMD with Fly Ash: Neutralization of the Acidity/Alkalinity and Fixation of Heavy Metals, New Developments in Mineral Processing, IXth Balkan Mineral Proc. Congress, Ed. G. Önal vd., Istanbul, 663-669, 2001.
    62.         H. Polat, M Polat and Ü. Ipekoglu, Effect of Some Chemical and Physical Variables on Flocculation and Sediment Behaviour, Proc. of the VIIIth International Mineral Processing Symposium, Ed.: G. Ozbayoglu and C. Hosten, 171, 2000.
    63.         Polat and M. Kemal, Calculation of Unstationary Trajectories of Particles from the Mechanical Parameters of an Air Pulsated Jig, Proc. of the VIIIth International Mineral Processing Symposium, Ed.G. Özbayoglu and Ç. Hosten, 105, 2000.
    64.         H. Polat, M. Polat and S. Chander, Dispersion of Oil in Electrolyte Solutions, Proc. of the XXIst International Mineral Processing Congress, Ed. P. Massacci, A5-37, Rome, 2000.
    65.         H. Polat, M. Polat and S. Chander, Adsorption Behavior of PEO/PPO Block Co-polymers on Coals of Different Rank, Proc. of the XXth International Mineral Processing Congress: Flotation and Other Physico-chemical Processes, Ed. H. Hoberg & H. von Blottnitz, Germany, 725, 1997.
    66.         M. Akdag, T. Batar, Ü. Ipekoglu and M. Polat, Proc. of Tincal and Colemanite Ores by Decrepitation Method, Proc. of the 6th International Mineral Processing Symposium: Changing Scopes in Mineral Processing, Ed. M. Kemal, V. Arslan, A. Akar & M. Cambazoglu, A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam , 389, 1996.
    67.         S. Chander, H. Polat and M. Polat, Mechanism of Coal Flotation by Insoluble Collectors in the Presence of PEO/PPO Block Co-polymers, Proc. of the 6th International Mineral Processing Symposium: Changing Scopes in Mineral Proc., Ed. M. Kemal et al., A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam , 461, 1996.
    68.         Chander and M. Polat, Coal Flotation Kinetics: Interactions Between Physical and Chemical Variables, Plenary Lecture, Proceedings of the International Conference on Mineral Processing: Recent Advances and Future Trends, Kanpur , India , 615, 1995.
    69.         Chander and M. Polat, Flotation Kinetics: Methods for Estimating Distribution of Rate Constants, Proceedings of the XIXth International Mineral Processing Congress: Vol. 3, Soc. of Mining Metallurgy and Exploration, Inc., Littleton , CO , 105, 1995.
    70.         M. Polat , S. Chander, M.S. Klima and G. Ahuja, The Use of Flotation to Separate Fine Coal and Recover Ultrafine Magnetite From Dense Medium Cyclone Products, Proceedings of the High Efficiency Coal Preparation Symp., Soc. of Mining Metallurgy and Exploration, Littleton, CO, 187, 1995.
    71.         S. Chander, H. Polat and M. Polat, High Efficiency Coal Cleaning by a High Shear Treatment-Flotation Process, Proceedings of the High Efficiency Coal Preparation Symp., Soc. of Mining Metallurgy and Exploration, Littleton, CO, 197, 1995.
    72.         M. Polat , S. Chander, R.Hogg, R. Zhou and B. J. Arnold, Floatability of Coal Particles in Individual Size-Specific Gravity Intervals, Preprint No: 94-218, SME Annual Meeting, Albuquerque , NM , February 1994.
    73.         R.Hogg, R. Zhou, S. Chander, M. Polat and B. J. Arnold, Determination of Size-Specific Gravity Distributions for Fine Coal, Preprint No: 94-222, SME Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, February 1994.
    74.         S. Chander and M.Polat, In Quest of More Realistic Flotation Kinetics Model, Flotation: Alexander Sutulov Memorial Volume, 2, Proc. of the 3rd Latin American Congress on Froth Flotation, Ed. S. Castro & J. Alvarez, University of Conception-Chilie, 481, 1994.
    75.         M.S. Klima, M.Polat , S. Chander and G. Ahuja, An Integration of Dense Medium Cycloning and Froth Flotation for Fine Coal Cleaning,Proceedings of 11th Annual Int. Pittsburgh Coal Conference, Center for Energy research, University of Pittsburgh , PA , 1267, September 1994.
    76.         M.Polat and S. Chander, Kinetics of Emulsification in the Presence of Fine Particles, Dispersion and Aggregation: Fundementals and Applications, Ed. B.M. Moudgil & P. Somasundaran, Engineering Foundation, New York , 515, 1994.
    77.         M.Polat , S. Chander and D.C. Cronauer, Effect of Chemical Treatment On Beneficiation of Low Rank Coals, American Chemical Society-Fuel Chemistry, 39, No. 2, 410, 1994.
    78.         H. Polat, M.Polat and S. Chander, Deep Cleaning of hvA Bituminous Coal Using a Polyethyleneoxide-Polypropyleneoxide Block Co-polymer, American Chemical Society-Fuel Chemistry, 39, No. 2, 405, 1994.
    79.         R. Zhou, B. J. Arnold, S. Chander, R. Hogg and M. Polat, Problems in Float-Sink Analysis of Fine Coal, Processing and Utilization of High Sulfur Coals-V, Ed. B.K. Parekh & J.G. Groppo, Elsevier Science Publishers, New York, 189, 1993.
    80.         M. Polat , B. J. Arnold, S. Chander, R. Hogg and R. Zhou, Coal Flotation Kinetics-Effect of Particle Size and Specific Gravity, Processing and Utilization of High Sulfur Coals-V, Ed. B.K. Parekh & J.G. Groppo, Elsevier Science Publishers, New York, 161, 1993.
    81.         H. Polat, Q. Hu, M. Polat and S. Chander, The Effect of Droplet and Particle Charge on Dust Suppression by Wetting Agents, Proceedings of the VIth United States Mine Ventilation Symposium, Ed. R. Bhaskar, Soc. of Mining Metall. and Exploration, Littleton, CO, 535, 1993.
    82.         H. Polat, M. Polat and S. Chander, Characterization of Coal Slurries by Electrokinetic Sonic Amplitude (ESA) Technique, Electroacoustics for Characterization of Particulates and Suspensions, NIST Special Publication, Ed. G. Malgha, No. 856, 200, 1993.
    83.         M. Polat , S. Chander and R. Hogg, Characterization of Freshly Generated Airborne Quartz Dust, 3rd Symposium on Respirable Dust in Mineral Industries, Ed.: R.L. Frants & R.V. Ramani, Society of Mining Metallurgy and Exploration, Littleton, CO, 267, 1991.

Books or articles in books

 

84.         M. Polat , K. Sato, T. Nagaoka and K. Watari, Effect of pH on Normal and Lateral Forces between a -Alumina Surfaces as Measured by AFM-Colloid Probe Method, in Smart Processing Technology, Ed. N. Abe and T. Tsukamoto, High Temperature Society of Japan, 171-174, 2006.

85.         A. Akar, Ü. Ipekoglu, I. Cöcen and M. Polat (Editors), Proceedings Book of the 10th International Mineral processing Symposium, Cesme-Izmir , Turkey , October 2004 .

86.         S. Özdogan, M. Polat and M.S. Çelik, Komurun Kurutulmasi and Susuzlandirilmasi, in Komur-Ozellikleri, Teknolojisi and Cevreyle Iliskileri, Ed. Orhan Kural, ITU Mining Faculty, Maslak-Istanbul, 297, 1998.

Erol Şeker Resaerch Group

Education:

Ph.D., Chemical Engineering

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan USA

M.S., Chemical Engineering

Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey

B.S., Chemical Engineering

Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey

Experience:

 

Editorial Board

Reviewer:

For Journals;

  • International Journal of Hydrogen Energy
  • Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology
  • Fuel
  • Catalysis Letters
  • Chemical Papers
  • Applied Catalysis B: Environmental
  • Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical
  • Materials Research Bulletin
  • Chemical Engineering Journal
  • Biotechnology Progress
  • Journal of Renewable Energy
  • Journal of Biofuels
  • Journal of Oleo Science: Japan Oil Chemists’ Society
  • Fuel Processing Technology
  • Turkish Journal of Engineering & Environmental Sciences

For Grant Institutes;

  • European Union COST project reviewer.
  • Ad hoc reviewer for United States Department of Agriculture.
  • Project reviewer for Technology and Innovation Support Programmes (the Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey).
  • Project reviewer for the Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey.

Workshop Organizing Committees:

Contribution to European Union -Joint Research Center (JRC-IE) and UNIDO/ICHET,            Polymer Membrane     Fuel Cells Summer School, 11-15 July (2010), Izmir Turkey

Institutional and Professional Services:

  • IYTE Member in waste handling committee                                        2008-present
  • IYTE Energy Engineering member of academic board                             2009-present
  • Guest contributor on the topic of “Renewable Energy and Biofuels” in Live Broadcasting Room TV program on Turkish Radio Television (TRT) Documentary TV channel, July 7, 2011 Izmir Turkey.

Associate Professor (IYTE, Izmir, Turkey) January 2009- present

Assistant Professor (IYTE, Izmir, Turkey) June 2002-January 2009

Senior Research Scientist (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA) March 2005-June 2007

Research Fellow (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA) March 2000-June 2002

Graduate Student Research Assistant (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA) January 1999-April 2000

Graduate Student Instructor (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA)        September 1998-January 1999

Graduate Student Instructor (Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey) September 1990-September 1993

Research Grants:

1. Cooperative Research Project: Development of the next generation bioreactor system (with Prof. Dr. Sacide A. Altinkaya of Izmir Institute of Technology) European Union 7th Research Framework Programme (FP7),€400,000 (for our research group at Izmir Institute of Technology) (01/12/09-)

2. Direct epoxidation of propene (with Prof. Dr. Isik Onal) The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey, $22,500 (01/01/05-01/06/08)

3. Hydrogen production from bio-ethanol on silica supported oxide catalysts.  The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey, $19,000 (01/05/03-01/05/05)

4. Water electrolysis in PEM electrolyzer using solar energy (with Assoc. Prof. Dr. Gulden Gokcen)State Planning Agency of Turkey, $50,000 (01/01/02-01/06/05)

5. Studies on mixed oxides preparation via sol-gel for molten carbonate fuel cell Izmir institute of Technology, $4,500 (01/01/03-01/05/04)

Research Area(s):

Heterogeneous catalysis, environmental catalysis, photocatalysis, electrocatalysis, novel catalyst synthesis, catalyst characterization, sol-gel processing, micro-reactors.

  1. Hydrogen Energy
  2. Biofuels (biodiesel, algal biofuels, syn-gas)
  3. Fuel Cells & Electrolyzers
  4. Renewable Energy
  5. Fuel Processing
  6. Catalytic Combustion
  7. Catalytic NOx and VOC abatement

Research related photos from our labs

N. ocluta algae growth followed by extraction of algal lipid and finally biodiesel production

5 cells PEM electrolyzer manufactured in our ab

Without photocatalysts
With photocatalysts

Photocatalytic materials for methylene blue mineralization

Without silver nanoparticles
With silver nanoparticles

Antibacterial materials against E.coli bacteria

Skills:

  1. Catalyst preparation techniques: sol-gel method, impregnation, deposition-precipitation, co-precipitation and coating method.
  2. Catalyst characterization techniques: X-Ray Diffraction, X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy, Transmission Electron Microscopy, Scanning Electron Microscopy, N2 adsorption surface area analysis.
  3. Catalyst activity screening: Construction and operation of micro-reactor systems.
  4. Chemical analysis techniques: Mass Spectrometry, Fourier Transform IR spectroscopy, Gas Chromatography, NOx Analyzer, Refractometers.

 

Courses taught:

Undergraduate courses:

CHE 302 Chemical Kinetics and Reactor Design

CHE 410 Chemical Engineering Laboratory II

CHE 420 Engineering Economics and Design

CHE 421 Engineering Design

Graduate courses:

CHE 551 Sol-Gel Synthesis of Catalytic Materials

CHE 520 Materials Concepts in Catalysis

 

 

 

Graduate Students:

Mert Tuncer (Ph.D. candidate)

Arda Aytac (M.Sc. student)

Emre Demirkaya (M.Sc. student)

 

 

Publication List (peer reviewed):

  1. D. Duzenli, E. Seker, S. Senkan, I. Onal, “Epoxidation of Propene by High-Throughput Screening Method Over Combinatorially Prepared Cu Catalysts Supported on High and Low Surface Area Silica“ Catalysis Letters, 2012, 142(10), 1234
  2. E. Umdu, E. Seker, Transesterification of Sunflower Oil on Single Step Sol-Gel Made Al2O3 Supported CaO Catalysts: Effect of Basic Strength and Basicity on Turnover Frequency, Bioresource Technology, 2012, 106, 178.
  3. M. Tuncer, E. Seker, Single Step Sol-Gel made Silver Chloride on Titania Xerogels to Inhibit E. Coli bacteria Growth: Effect of Preparation and Chloride ion on Bactericidal Activity, Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, 2011, 59, 2, 304.
  4. I. Onal, D. Duzenli, A. Seubsai, M. Kahn, E. Seker, S. Senkan, Propylene Epoxidation: High-Throughput Screening of Supported Metal Catalysts Combinatorially Prepared by Rapid Sol-Gel Method, Topics in Catalysis, 2010, 53, (1-2), 92.
  5. Weidenhof, M. Reiser, K. Stöwe, W. Maier, M. Kim, J. Azurdia, E. Gulari, E. Seker, A. Barks, R. Laine, High-Throughput Screening of Nanoparticle Catalysts Made by Flame Spray Pyrolysis as Hydrocarbon/NO Oxidation Catalysts, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2009, 131, (26), 9207.
  6. E. Umdu, M. Tuncer, E. Seker, Transesterification of Nannochloropsis oculata microalgal lipid to biodiesel on Al2O3 supported CaO and MgO catalysts, Bioresource Technology, 2009, 100, 11, 2828.
  7. E. Seker, The catalytic reforming of bio-ethanol over SiO2 supported ZnO catalysts: The role of ZnO loading and the steam reforming of acetaldehyde, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2008, 33, (8), 2044.
  8. E. Seker, E. Gulari, Single Step Sol-Gel Made Gold/Alumina Catalyst for Selective Reduction of NOx under Oxidizing Conditions: Effect of Gold Precursor and Reaction Conditions, Applied Catalysis A:General, 2002, 232, (1-2), 203.
  9. E. Seker, N. Yasyerli, E. Gulari, C. Lambert, R. Hammerle, NO reduction by Urea under Lean Conditions over Single Step Sol-Gel Cu/Alumina Catalyst, Journal of Catalysis, 2002, 208, 1, 15.
  10. E. Seker, N. Yasyerli, E. Gulari, Christine Lambert and Robert H. Hammerle, “NOX reduction by urea under lean conditions over single step sol–gel Pt/alumina catalyst”, Applied Catalysis B:Environmental, 2002, 37, 27.
  11. E. Seker, E. Gulari, Robert H. Hammerle, Christine Lambert, Jiraporn Leerat and S. Osuwan, “NO reduction by urea under lean conditions over alumina supported catalysts”, Applied Catalysis A:General, 2002, 226, 183.
  12. E. Seker and E. Gulari, “Activity and N2 Selectivity of Sol-Gel prepared Pt/Alumina Catalysts for Selective NOx Reduction”, Journal of Catalysis, 2000, 194, 4.
  13. E. Seker, J. Cavataio, E. Gulari, P. Lorpongpaiboon, S. Osuwan, “Nitric Oxide Reduction by Propene over Silver Alumina and Silver-Gold/Alumina Catalysts: Effect of Preparation Methods”, Applied Catalysis A:General, 1999, 183, 121.
  14. E. Seker and E. Gulari, “Improved N2 Selectivity for Platinum on Alumina Prepared by Sol-Gel Technique in the Reduction of NOx by Propene”, Journal of Catalysis, 1998, 179, 339.
  15. E. Seker and T.G. Somer, “Vapor-Liquid-Equilibrium Still-A New Design”, Measurement Science & Technology, 1993, 4, 776.

Conference Publications/Presentations:

  1. B. Koseoglu, M. Tuncer, E. Seker, “Degradation of Methylene Blue in Water Using Sol-gel Made TiO2 Photocatalysts: Preparation Effects, 4th National Catalysis Conference (NCC-4), March 21-24 (2012), Kocaeli Turkey.
  2. M. Tuncer, F. Tihminlioglu, E. Seker, “Investigation of antibacterial properties of AgCl-TiO2 materials, 9th National Chemical Engineering Congress, June 22-25 (2010), Ankara Turkey.
  3. Onal, I., Duzenli, D., Seubsai, A., Kahn, M., Seker, E., Senkan, S., “Propylene epoxidation: High-throughput screening of supported metal catalysts combinatorially prepared by rapid sol-gel method”, 1st International Combinatorial Catalysis Symposium (ICCS), (2008), Daejon Korea.
  4. M. Tuncer, E.S. Umdu, E. Kursat, G. Yilmaz, Y. Durmaz, S. Gokpinar and E. Seker, “Biodiesel Production from Microalgae over Heterogeneous Catalysts”, Global Conference on Global Warming, July 6-10 (2008), Istanbul Turkey.
  5. E.S. Umdu, S.C. Sofuoglu and E. Seker, “Biodiesel production over solid catalysts”, Biofuels and Biofuels Technologies Symposium, December 12-14 (2007), Ankara Turkey.
  6. C. Aksakal, E. Seker and G. Gokcen, “Hydrogen Production by using Photovoltaic Module Powered PEM Electrolyzers at Izmir Institute of Technology”, 2nd International Hydrogen Energy Congress and Exhibition, July 13-15 (2007), Istanbul Turkey.
  7. E. Seker and E. Gulari, “Hydrogen Production from Bio-Ethanol over ZnO-SiO2 Supported Metal Catalysts”, 28th Annual Spring Symposium of the Michigan Catalysis Society, May 25 (2006), Midland, Michigan USA.
  8. E. Seker, E. Gulari, N. Yasyerli, C. Lambert and R. Hammerle, “NOx Reduction by Urea under Lean Conditions over Cu/Alumina Catalyst”, 2005 Annual Meeting of American Institute of Chemical Engineers, October 30-November 4 (2005), Cincinnati, Ohio USA.
  9. E. Seker and E. Gulari, “Hydrogen Production from Ethanol and Methanol over Sol-Gel Synthesized Mixed Oxides Catalysts”, 2005 Annual Meeting of American Institute of Chemical Engineers, October 30-November 4 (2005), Cincinnati, Ohio USA.
  10. C. J. Brown, E. Gulari and E. Seker, Methanol Decomposition and Steam Reforming over Sol-Gel Prepared Promoted Pt on Alumina Catalysts”, 2002 Annual Meeting of American Institute of Chemical Engineers, November 3-8 (2002), Indianapolis USA.
  11. E. Gulari, N. Yasyerli and E. Seker, “Selective Reduction of NOx by Urea with a Copper Oxide Catalyst”, 2001 Annual Meeting of American Institute of Chemical Engineers, November 4-9 (2001), Reno, Nevada USA.
  12. E. Seker, E. Gulari, R. Hammerle and J. Cavataio, “Sol-Gel Catalysts for NO Reduction by Urea under Lean Conditions”, 17th North American Catalysis Society Meeting, June 3-8 (2001), Toronto Canada.
  13. E. Gulari and E. Seker, “Unusually Active Gold/Alumina Catalysts for Selective Reduction of NOx with Propene”, 2000 Annual Meeting of American Institute of Chemical Engineers, November 12-17 (2000), Los Angeles, California USA.
  14. R. Hammerle, J. Cavataio, E. Gulari and E. Seker, “Catalytic Reduction of NO with Urea”, 2000 Annual Meeting of American Institute of Chemical Engineers, November 12-17 (2000), Los Angeles, California USA.
  15. E. Seker and E. Gulari, “Activity and Selectivity of Sol-Gel prepared Pt/Alumina Catalysts for Reduction NOx with Propene under Oxidizing Conditions”, 1999 Annual Meeting of American Institute of Chemical Engineers, November 7-12 (1999), Dallas, Texas USA.
  16. E. Seker and E. Gulari, “Sol-Gel Prepared Pt/Alumina Catalysts for NOx Reduction with Propene under Oxidizing Conditions”, 21th Annual Spring Symposium of the Michigan Catalysis Society, May 20 (1999), Midland, Michigan USA.
  17. J. Cavataio, E. Seker and E. Gulari, “Selective Reduction of NOx by Hydrocarbons over 5% Silver Sol-Gel Alumina Catalyst: Effect of Hydrocarbon Type, Oxygen Content, Sulfur Dioxide and Water”, 21th Annual Spring Symposium of the Michigan Catalysis Society, May 20 (1999), Midland, Michigan USA.
  18. E. Seker, P. Lorponpaiboon and E. Gulari, “NO Reduction by Propene under an Oxidizing Condition on Alumina Supported Silver and Gold Catalysts Prepared by a Sol-Gel Technique”, 20th Annual Spring Symposium of the Michigan Catalysis Society, May 14 (1998), Detroit, Michigan USA.

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Ayben Top Araştırma Grubu

Araştırma Alanları:

Polimerik malzemeler, peptid bazlı malzemeler, moleküler özbirleşme, biyokonjugasyon yöntemleri, biyosentetik yöntemlerle hazırlanan fonksiyonel polipeptidler, ilaç taşıyıcı sistemleri, hidrojeller, nanoparçacıklar

 

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Destek miktarı: 3,500 YTL

Proje dönemi ve süresi: 05.06.2015-05.06.2016, (12 ay)

 

 

 

Yüksek Lisans Öğrencileri:

Şahin Sarrafi

Beste Balcı

Nesligül Yüksel

Efecan Pakkaner

 

Lisans Öğrencileri:

Damla Yalçın

Ceren Atalay

Selin Özkıyıcı

 

 

Yayınlar:

  • Top A.*, Ülkü S. “Silver, zinc, and copper exchange in a Na-clinoptilolite and resulting effect on antibacterial activity”, Applied Clay Science, 27(1-2), 2004, 13-19.
  • Demir H.*, Top A., Balköse D.,  Ülkü S. “Dye adsorption behavior of luffa cylindrica fibers”, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 153(1-2), 2008, 389-394.
  • Farmer R. S., Top A., Argust L.  M., Liu S., Kiick K. L.* “Evaluation of conformation and association behavior of multivalent alanine-rich polypeptides”, Pharmaceutical Research, 25(3), 2008, 700-708.
  • Top A., Kiick K.L.*, Roberts C. J.* “Modulation of self-association and subsequent fibril formation in an alanine-rich helical polypeptide”,  Biomacromolecules, 9(6), 2008, 1595-1603.
  • Sharma N., Top A., Kiick K. L.*, Pochan D. J.* “One dimensional gold nanoparticle arrays by electrostatically  directed organization using polypeptide self-assembly”, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 48(38), 2009, 7078-7082.
  • Top A.,  Kiick  K. L.* “Multivalent protein polymers with controlled chemical and physical properties”,  Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, 62(15), 2010, 1530-1540 (Invited review).
  • Top A., Roberts C. J.*,  Kiick K.L.* “Conformational and aggregation properties of a PEGylated alanine-rich polypeptide”, Biomacromolecules, 12(6), 2011, 2184-2192.
  • Top A., Zhong S., Yan C., Roberts C. J.*, Pochan D. J.*  Kiick K.L.* “Controlling assembly of helical polypeptides via PEGylation strategies”, Soft Matter, 7(20), 2011, 9758-9766.
  • Top A.*, Çetinkaya H. “Zinc oxide and zinc hydroxide formation via aqueous precipitation: Effect of the preparation route and lysozyme addition”, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 167, 2015, 77-87.

Ozgenc Ebil Research Group

 

İzmir Yüksek Teknoloji Enstitüsü Kimya Mühendisliği Bölümü, Urla, İzmir

E-posta : xxxxx@iyte.edu.tr    Telefon: +90 232 750 6616  Faks: +90 232 750 6645

Araştırma grubumuz için…. adresini ziyaret ediniz.

Eğitim:

Ph.D. Malzeme Bilimi ve Mühendisliği, University of Delaware

M.Sc. Malzeme Bilimi ve Mühendisliği , İYTE

B.Sc. Kimya Mühendisliği, Hacettepe Üniversitesi

Tecrübe:

Merkez Müdür, MAlzeme Araştırma Merkesi-İYTE    2013-

Yar. Doç .Dr. Kimya Mühendisliği, İYTE, 2011-

Proje Yöneticisi, EM Photonics Inc., ABD   2007-2011

K. Mühendis, Nanoselect Inc., ABD  2006-2007

Doktora Sonrası Araştırmacı, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), ABD  2005-2006

Araştırma Görevlisi, Institute of energy Conversion (IEC), ABD 2000-2005

Araştırma Görevlisi, Mühendislik Fakültesi, İYTE  1996-1999

Araştırma Alanları:

Organik ve inorganik ince filmlerin Kimyasal Buhar Biriktirme yöntemi ile üretimi, Optik malzemeler, Nano-fotonik, Kimyasal ve biyolojik algılayıcılar, RF görüntüleme ve uzaktan algılama, nano üretim teknikleri

 

Sevgi Özdemir Resaerch Group

 

Education:

 

B.S          : Hacettepe University, Chemical Engineering

M.S.       : The Pennsylvania State University, Chemical Engineering

PhD        : University of Pittsburgh, Chemical Engineering

 

Experience:

 

  • Post-Doctoral Associate, Cardiovascular Institute at the UPMC Health System (11/03-10/05)
  • Research Assistant, University of Pittsburgh (09/98-10/03)

 

Research Area(s):

 

Design and characterization of microbubbles as ultrasound contrast agents, targeted drug delivery via microbubbles and liposomes, surface active agents, lung surfactants, design and synthesis of functional polymers, polymeric composites, polyurethane foams,

 

 

Courses:

 

CHE 321 Thermodynamics II

CHE 312 Seperation Processes

CHE 411 Chemical Engineering Lab III

CHE 534 Advanced Mass Transfer

Graduate Students:  Melis Gezgin

 

Undergraduate Students:             Ece Namlı

Tuğba Şahin

Ezgi Yıldırım

Safiye Yaldız

 

Projects:

 

  • Drug Delivery via Targeted Microbubbles as Ultrasound Contrast Agent and Their Use in Cancer Treatment via Controlled Local Drug Release, The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK), proposed to Primary Subjects R&D Funding Program, Dec. 2013 (Principal Investigator)
  • In-Vitro and In-Vivo Characterization of  First National Product of Ultrasound Contrast Agent Microbubbles,  The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK), Project number: 113M270, 2013-2016 (Principal Investigator)
  • Design and Characterization of Ultrasound Contrast Agents,  The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK), Project number:109M494, 2009-2012 (Principal Investigator)
  • Nano Calcite Production, The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK), Project number:110M104, 2010-2013 (Co-Investigator)

Patents:

 

  • Design and Preparation of Targetable Microbubbles as Ultrasound Contrast Agent, TR 2013/04317 (filed)
  • Hallow Nano Calcite Production, Turkish Patent Institute, TR 2013/00370 (filed)

Publication List (peer reviewed):

 

  • Kilic, S, Wang, Y, Johnson, K, Enick, RM, Beckman, EJ; “Influence of tert-amine groups on the solubility of polymers in CO2” Polymer 2009, 50 (11), 2436
  • Villanueva FS, Lu E, Bowry S, Kilic S, Tom E, Wang J, Gretton J, Pacella JJ, Wagner WR: “Myocardial Ischemic Memory Imaging Using Molecular Echocardiography.” Circulation 2007, 115, 345-352
  • Kilic S, Michalik S, Wang Y., Johnson JK., Enick RM, Beckman EJ; “Phase Behavior of Oxygen-Containing Polymers in CO2” Macromolecules 2007, 40, 1332-1341
  • Kilic S, Michalik S, Wang Y., Johnson JK , Enick RM, Beckman EJ; “Effect of Grafted Lewis Base Groups on the Phase Behavior of Model Poly(dimethyl siloxanes) in CO2” Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2003, 42, 6415
  • Shen Z, McHugh M. A., Xu J, Belardi J, Kilic S, Mesiano A, Bane S, Karnikas C, Beckman EJ, Enick RM; “CO2-Solubility of Oligomers and Polymers that Contain the Carbonyl Group” Polymer 2003, 44, 1491
  • Burleigh TD, Shi C, Kilic S, Kovacik S, Thompson T, Enick RM; “Self-Assembled Monolayers of Perfluoroalkyl Amideethanethiols, Fluoroalkylthiols and Alkylthiols for the Prevention of Silver Tarnish” Corrosion 2002, 58, 49
  • Huang Z, Shi C, Xu J, Kilic S, Enick RM, Beckman EJ; “Enhancement of the Viscosity of Carbon dioxide using Styrene/fluoroacrylate Copolymers” Macromolecules 2000, 33, 5437
  • Shi C, Huang Z, Kilic S, Xu J, Enick RM, Beckman EJ; “The Gelation of CO2: A sustainable Route to the Creation of Microcellular Materials” Science 1999, 286, 1540

 

 

Conference Publications

 

  • Bowry S, Kilic S, Wang J, Gretton J, Ottoboni S, Wagner WR, Villanueva FS; “A Novel Double-Shelled Microsphere Targeted To Leukocyte Adhesion Molecules Adheres To Inflamed Microcirculation In Vivo J. American College of Cardiology  2006, 47(4), 149A

 

  • Wang J, Kilic S,  Tom E, Lu E, Schellenberger U,  Schreiner GF, Wagner WR, Villanueva FS; “Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor-Conjugated Ultrasound Microbubbles Adhere to Angiogenic Receptors” Circulation 2005 112 (17): U562
  • Lu E, Kilic S, Bowry S, Wang J, Gretton J, Tom E, Wagner WR, Villanueva FS; “Targeted Echocardiographic Imaging of Endothelial Selectins Identifies Ischemic Memory” Circulation 2005, 112 (17): U561

 

  • Kilic S, Lu E, Tom E, Wagner WR, Villanueva FS; “Modifications of Lipid Microbubble Shell Composition Affect Intravascular Kinetics.” J. American College of Cardiology 2005, 45(3) 271A
  • Enick RM, Beckman EJ, Huang Z, Xu J, Kilic S, Shi C; “Improved geologic sequestration using carbon dioxide thickeners” ACS 2000, 220 U398
  • Shi C, Huang Z, Xu J, Kilic S, Beckman EJ, Enick RM; “Direct Thickeners for Carbon dioxide” Soc. Pet. Eng. J. 2000, 59325

 

 

Conference Presentations:

 

  • Colak, F., Adivar, E., Kose, D., Kilic-Ozdemir, S. “Investigation of Protein Adsorption onto PEGylated Surfaces” PPM 2013 International Porous and Powder Materials Symposium and Exhibition, Cesme-Izmir, September 3-6, 2013
  • Sagdic EA, Bolukcu ES, Kose D, Ozdemir E, Kilic-Ozdemir S, “Enhancement of Stability of Microbubbles As Ultrasound Contrast Agents” 244th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, August 19-23, 2012
  • Toprak G, Alici SD, Ulkeryildiz E, Kilic-Ozdemir S, Ozdemir S, “Nano Calcite Production” 244th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, August 19-23, 2012
  • Ozbakir O, Beceren B, Okur S, Ozdemir E, Kilic-Ozdemir S, “Optimization of Poly(ethylene glycol) Density for Preparation of Blood-Compatible Material” 7th Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference, Sabancı University, Istanbul,  June 27, 2011
  • Kose D, Binici D, Okur S, Ozdemir E, Kilic-Ozdemir S, “Phase Behavior and Morphology of Phospholipid Langmuir-Blodgett Monolayers” 7th Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference, Sabancı University, Istanbul,  June 27, 2011
  • Molva M, Meyva Y, Fidan O, Kilic-Ozdemir S, Ozdemir E  “Production of Calcite from Aggregated Nano Clusters” 7th Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference, Sabancı University, Istanbul,  June 27, 2011
  • Akinci SZ, Okur S, Ozdemir E, Kilic-Ozdemir S, “Investigation of Shell Characteristics of Contrast Agents for Ultrasonography” 6th Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference, Cesme-Izmir, June 15-18, 2010
  • Akinci SZ, Yoruk S, Sen AE, Ozdemir E, Okur S, Kilic-Ozdemir S, “Protein Adsorption on Cholesterol Incorporated Langmuir-Blodgett Phospholipid-Emulsifier Monolayers” 6th Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference, Cesme-Izmir, June 15-18, 2010
  • Akinci SZ., Bekat T, Kilic-Ozdemir S, Okur S, “AFM and Kelvin Probe Study of Emulsifier Incorporated Phospholipids” 6th Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference, Cesme-Izmir, June 15-18, 2010
  • ·         Tekin UA, Islamoglu R, Kilic-Ozdemir S, Okur S, Ozdemir E, Development of a Humidity Sensor Using PEG40-Stearate” 6th Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference, Cesme-Izmir, June 15-18, 2010
  • Akinci SZ, Bekat T, Ozdemir E, Okur S, Kilic-Ozdemir S, “Ultrason Görüntülemede Kullanılan Mikroköpükçüklerin Üretilmesi” 9. Ulusal Kimya Mühendisliği Kongresi, Ankara, June 22-25, 2010                                                               
  • Akinci SZ., Ceylan S., Bergama OE., Ozdemir E., Okur S., Kilic-Ozdemir S., “Towards the Development of Stable Ultrasound Contrast Agents” 5th Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference, Anadolu University, Eskisehir, June 8-12, 2009
  • Kilic-Ozdemir S., Okur S., Ozdemir E., “Humidity Sensing Properties of PEG-40 LB films detected using QCM technique” 5th Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference, Anadolu University, Eskisehir, June 8-12, 2009
  • Tom E, Kilic S, Wagner WR, Villanueva FS; “Design of CD62P-Targeted Ultrasound Contrast Agents Using Mathematical Modeling” Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting (BMES) 2006, October 11-14, Chicago, IL
  • Bowry S, Kilic S, Wang J, Gretton J, Ottoboni S, Wagner WR, Villanueva FS; “A Novel Double-Shelled Microsphere Targeted To Leukocyte Adhesion Molecules Adheres To Inflamed Microcirculation In Vivo” 55th Annual Scientific Session of the American-College-of Cardiology, Atlanta, GA, March 11-14, 2006
  • Wang J, Kilic S,  Tom E, Lu E, Schellenberger U,  Schreiner GF, Wagner WR, Villanueva FS; “Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor-Conjugated Ultrasound Microbubbles Adhere to Angiogenic Receptors” 78th Annual Scientific Session of the American-Heart-Association, Dallas, TX, Nov. 13-16, 2005
  • Lu E, Kilic S, Bowry S, Wang J, Gretton J, Tom E, Wagner WR, Villanueva FS; “Targeted Echocardiographic Imaging of Endothelial Selectins Identifies Ischemic Memory” 78th Annual Scientific Session of the American-Heart-Association, Dallas, TX, Nov. 13-16, 2005
  • Kilic S, Lu E, Tom E, Wagner WR, Villanueva FS; “Modifications of Lipid Microbubble Shell Composition Affect Intravascular Kinetics” 54th Annual Scientific Session of the American-College-of-Cardiology, Orlando, FL , March 6, 2005
  • Kilic S, Michalik S, Enick RM, Beckman EJ; “Effect of Molecular Structure on Phase Behavior of Polymers in CO2” AIChE Annual Meeting, Polymerization and Polymer Processing with Supercritical Fluids I, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 16-21, 2003
  • Wang Y, Kilic S, Michalik S, Enick RM, Beckman EJ, Johnson, K; “Molecular Modeling Design and Optimization of Non-fluorous CO2-philic Polymers” AIChE Annual Meeting, Thermodynamic and Transport Properties of Supercritical Fluids, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 16-21, 2003
  • Kilic S, Michalik S, Enick RM, Beckman EJ; “Engineering of Non- fluorous CO2-Philic Polymers Containing Lewis Bases” AIChE Annual Meeting, Thermodynamics and Transport Properties in Compressed and Supercritical Fluids, Indianapolis, IN, Nov. 3-8, 2002
  • Kilic S, Enick RM, Beckman EJ; “The Effect of Spacer Length and Number of Aromatic Rings in the Copolymer of Aromatic Acrylate-Fluoroacrylate on CO2 solubility and Viscosity Enhancement” AIChE  Annual Meeting, Thermodynamics and Transport Properties of Supercritical Fluids, Reno, Nevada, Nov. 4-9, 2001
  • Enick RM, Beckman EJ, Huang Z, Xu J, Kilic S, Shi C; “Improved geologic sequestration using carbon dioxide thickeners” 219th American Chemical Society National Meeting San FranciscoCA, March 26-30, 2000
  • Kilic S, Enick RM, Beckman EJ; “Carbon Dioxide Viscosity Enhancement Ability of Acrylate Copolymers Possessing Flexible Spacer and Aromatic Units” AIChE Annual Meeting, Transport & Thermodynamic Properties, Nov. 12-17, 2000 Los Angeles, CA.
  • Kilic S, Matsoukas T; “Dynamics of Silica Gels by Dynamic Light Scattering” 72nd ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, June 21-24, 1998 University Park, PA.
  • Kilic S, Matsoukas T; “Light Scattering from Inorganic Polymers” AIChE  Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, Nov. 16-21, 1997

Ali Can Kızılkaya Resaerch Group

Name:

Ali Can Kızılkaya

Education:

  • Ph.D.   Kimya ve Kimya Mühendisliği, Eindhoven University of Technology, 2014
  • M.Sc.   Kimya Mühendisliği, Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi, 2010
  • B.Sc.    Kimya Mühendisliği, Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi, 2007

Experience:

  • Yardımcı Doçent     : Kimya Mühendisliği, İzmir Yüksek Teknoloji Enstitüsü, 2017-
  • AR-GE Mühendisi   : AkzoNobel Kemipol, 2015-2017
  • Araştırmacı             : Shell Technology Centre Amsterdam, Mart- Temmuz 2015
  • Araştırma Görevlisi : Kimya ve Kimya Mühendisliği, Eindhoven University of Technology, 2010-2014
  • Araştırma Görevlisi : Kimya Mühendisliği, Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi, 2008-2010

Research Area(s):

Sentez gazından yakıt üretimi (Fischer-Tropsch Sentezi) için etkin ve seçici katalizörlerin geliştirilmesi, heterojen katalizörlerin kimyasal yapı ve katalitik özellikleri arasındaki ilişkilerin saptanması, heterojen katalizör yüzeylerindeki reaksiyon mekanizmalarının kuantum kimyasal ve kinetik modellenmesi, deneysel yüzey karakterizasyonu, organik kaplamaların substrat yüzey yapıları ile performans ilişkilerinin saptanması.

 

Courses:

 

Undergraduate

Graduate

Graduate Students:

Publication List (peer reviewed, SCI):

  • Kızılkaya A.C., Niemantsverdriet J.W., Weststrate C.J., Oxygen Adsorption and Water Formation on Co(0001), J. Phys. Chem. C, 2016, 120, 4833-4842.
  • Kızılkaya A.C., Niemantsverdriet J.W., Weststrate C.J., Ammonia Adsorption and Decomposition on Co(0001) in relation to Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2016, 120, 3834-3845.
  • Weststrate C.J., Kızılkaya A.C., Rossen E.T.R., Verhoeven M.G.W.M., Ciobica I.M., Saib A.M., Niemantsverdriet J.W., Atomic and Polymeric Carbon on Co(0001): Surface Reconstruction, Graphene Formation, and Catalyst Poisoning, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2012, 116, 11575-11583.
  • Kızılkaya A.C., Gracia J., Niemantsverdriet J.W., A Direct Relation Between Adsorbate Interactions, Configurations, and Reactivity: CO oxidation on Rh(100) and Rh(111), J. Phys. Chem. C, 2010, 114, 21672-21680.
  • Jansen M.M.M., Gracia J., Kızılkaya A.C., Nieuwenhuys B.E., Niemantsverdriet J.W., How Surface Reactivity Depends on the Configuration of Coadsorbed Reactants: CO Oxidation on Rh(100), J. Phys. Chem. C, 2010, 114, 17127-17135.
  • Kızılkaya A.C., Senkan S., Onal I., Investigation of Ruthenium-Copper Bimetallic Catalysts for Direct Epoxidation of Propylene: A DFT Study, J. Mol. Cat. A: Chem., 2010, 330, 107-111.
  • Kızılkaya A.C., Fellah M.F., Onal I., Direct Gas-Phase Epoxidation of Propylene to Propylene Oxide through Radical Reactions: A Theoretical Study, Chem. Phys. Lett., 2010, 487, 183-189.