Publications in 2013

  1. Ak, M., Muz, M., Komesli, O., & Gökçay, C. (2013). Enhancement of bio-gas production and xenobiotics degradation during anaerobic sludge digestion by ozone treated feed sludge. Chemical Engineering Journal, 230, 499-505.

  2. Aktan, Y., Tan, S., & Icgen, B. (2012). Characterization of lead-resistant river isolate Enterococcus faecalis and assessment of its multiple metal and antibiotic resistance. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 185(6), 5285-5293.

  3. Alkaya, E., & Demirer, G. N. (2013). Greening of production in metal processing industry through process modifications and improved management practices. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 77, 89-96.

  4. Demirer, S. U., Taskin, B., Demirer, G. N., & Duran, M. (2012). The effect of managing nutrients in the performance of anaerobic digesters of municipal wastewater treatment plants. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 97(17), 7899-7907.

  5. Diamantis, V., Erguder, T. H., Aivasidis, A., Verstraete, W., & Voudrias, E. (2013). Wastewater disposal to landfill-sites: A synergistic solution for centralized management of olive mill wastewater and enhanced production of landfill gas. Journal of Environmental Management, 128, 427-434.

  6. Erkan, M., & Sanin, F. (2013). Can sludge dewatering reactivate microorganisms in mesophilically digested anaerobic sludge? Case of belt filter versus centrifuge. Water Research, 47(1), 428-438.

  7. Erşan, Y. Ç., & Erguder, T. H. (2013). The effects of aerobic/anoxic period sequence on aerobic granulation and COD/N treatment efficiency. Bioresource Technology, 148, 149-156.

  8. Golge, M., Yenilmez, F., & Aksoy, A. (2013). Development of pollution indices for the middle section of the Lower Seyhan Basin (Turkey). Ecological Indicators, 29, 6-17.

  9. Insel G., Kendır E., Ayol, A., Erdincler, A., Arıkan, O., Imamoglu, I., Alagoz, B. A., Gencsoy, E. B., Sanin, F. D., Büyükkamacı, N., Karatas, O., Saygılı, G., Çokgor, E. U., Filibeli, A. (2013) Current situation and future perspectives in municipal wastewater treatment and sludge management in Turkey. Journal of Residuals, 10(3), 133-138.

  10. Karakas, F., Gedik, K., & Imamoglu, I. (2013). Apportionment of PCB Sources Near a Transformer Maintenance and Repair Facility in Ankara, Turkey. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 91(2), 141-147.

  11. Kaya, D., Imamoglu, I., & Sanin, F. D. (2013). Anaerobic mesophilic digestion of waste activated sludge in the presence of 2,3′,4,4′,5-pentachlorobiphenyl. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 83, 41-47.

  12. Kaya, D., Imamoglu, I., & Sanin, F. D. (2013). Impact of PCB-118 and transformer oil toxicity on anaerobic digestion of sludge: Anaerobic toxicity assay results. Chemosphere, 92(7), 821-827.

  13. Kentel, E., & Alp, E. (2013). Hydropower in Turkey: Economical, social and environmental aspects and legal challenges. Environmental Science & Policy, 31, 34-43.

  14. Koc, S., Kabatas, B., & Icgen, B. (2013). Multidrug and Heavy Metal-Resistant Raoultella planticola Isolated from Surface Water. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 91(2), 177-183.

  15. Kuntasal, Ö. O., Kılavuz, S. A., Karman, D., Wang, D., & Tuncel, G. (2013). C5–C12 volatile organic compounds at roadside, residential, and background locations in Ankara, Turkey: Temporal and spatial variations and sources. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 63(10), 1148-1162.

  16. Melching, C. S., Ao, Y., & Alp, E. (2013). Modeling evaluation of integrated strategies to meet proposed dissolved oxygen standards for the Chicago waterway system. Journal of Environmental Management, 116, 145-155

  17. Moral, Ç. K., Doğan, Ö, & Sanin, F. D. (2013). Comparison of chemical fractionation method and 1H-NMR spectroscopy in measuring the monomer block distribution of algal alginates. Journal of Polymer Engineering, 33(3), 239-246.

  18. Murdoch, R. W., & Staniec, A. C. (2013). Diversity and community analysis of ammonia oxidizing bacteria in a streambed surrounding an artificial dam. Journal of Environmental Management, 127, 237-243.

  19. Muz, M., Ak, M., Komesli, O., & Gökçay, C. (2013). An ozone assisted process for treatment of EDC’s in biological sludge. Chemical Engineering Journal, 217, 273-280.

  20. Ozer, G., Ergene, A., & Icgen, B. (2013). Biochemical and Molecular Characterization of Strontium-resistant Environmental Isolates ofPseudomonas fluorescensandSphingomonas paucimobilis. Geomicrobiology Journal, 30(5), 381-390.,

  21. Özyürek, N. A., Gedik, K., Şiltu, E., & Imamoğlu, I. (2013). Levels and sources of polychlorinated biphenyls in Ankara creek sediments, Turkey. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, 48(7), 800-808.

  22. Özyürek, N. A., Gedik, K., Şiltu, E., & Imamoğlu, I. (2013). Levels and sources of polychlorinated biphenyls in Ankara creek sediments, Turkey. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, 48(7), 800-808.

  23. Pekey, H., Pekey, B., Arslanbaş, D., Bozkurt, Z. B., Doğan, G., & Tuncel, G. (2012). Source Apportionment of Personal Exposure to Fine Particulate Matter and Volatile Organic Compounds using Positive Matrix Factorization. Water, Air, & Soil Pollution, 224(1).

  24. Sarikaya, E., & Demirer, G. N. (2013). Biogas production from broiler manure, wastewater treatment plant sludge, and greenhouse waste by anaerobic co-digestion. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 5(4), 043126.

  25. Şengör, S. S., & Ünlü, K. (2013). Modeling contaminant transport and remediation at an acrylonitrile spill site in Turkey. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, 150, 77-92.

  26. Tekin, E., Icgen, B. and Ozcengiz, G. (2012). Real-Time PCR Investigation of the Dynamic Expression of Three “RNA Processing and Modification” Genes of Phanerochaete chrysosporium Exposed to Lead. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 90(1), 27-33.

  27. Uludağ-Demirer S., Duran M., Demirer G.N. (2013). Nutrient enrichment of the anaerobic sludge by co-precipitating N and P in the mesophilic anaerobic digester. Journal of the Polish Mineral Engineering Society , 32(2), 63-67.

  28. Yenilmez, F., & Aksoy, A. (2013). Comparison of phosphorus reduction alternatives in control of nutrient concentrations in Lake Uluabat (Bursa, Turkey): Partial versus full sediment dredging. Limnologica - Ecology and Management of Inland Waters, 43(1), 1-9.

  29. Yetiş, Ü., Yükseler, H., Valatka, S., Girgin, S., Semeniene, D., Kerestecioğlu, M., Jacobsen, M. (2013). Implementation of the European Union’s nitrates directive in Turkey. Desalination and Water Treatment, 51, 4171-4182.

  30. Yilmaz, F., Orman, N., Serim, G., Kochan, C., Ergene, A., & Icgen, B. (2013). Surface Water-Borne Multidrug and Heavy Metal-Resistant Staphylococcus Isolates Characterized by 16S rDNA Sequencing. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 91(6), 697-703.

  31. Yilmazel, Y. D., & Demirer, G. N. (2013). Nitrogen and phosphorus recovery from anaerobic co-digestion residues of poultry manure and maize silage via struvite precipitation. Waste Management & Research, 31(8), 792-804.

  32. Yorulmaz, S. Y., & Atimtay, A. T. (2013). An Investigation of the Kinetics and Oxidative Thermodegradation Properties of Waste Telephone Pole Samples Treated with Metal Salts. Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects, 35(23), 2257-2263.

  33. Yurdakul, S., Civan, M., & Tuncel, G. (2013). Volatile organic compounds in suburban Ankara atmosphere, Turkey: Sources and variability. Atmospheric Research, 120-121, 298-311.

  34. Yurdakul, S., Civan, M., Kuntasal, Ö O., & Tuncel, G. (2013). Temporal variations of BTX compounds in Bursa/Turkey atmosphere. International Journal of Global Warming, 5(3), 326.

  35. Zorba, G. T., & Sanin, F. D. (2012). Disintegration of Sludge by Sonication and Improvement of Methane Production Rates in Batch Anaerobic Digesters. CLEAN - Soil, Air, Water, 41(4), 396-402.