Dissertations & Theses 2017

Ph.D. Dissertations
Canca, Deniz. Comparison of Traditional and Computers-Based Instruction on the Theme of Recycling.
Thesis Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Raşit Bilgin
Eren, Ayşen. From Riverscape to Energyscape: Constructing the Space of Hydroelectricity Production in the İkizdere River Valley, Turkey.
Thesis Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Orhan Yenigün and Prof. Dr. Michael K. Dove
Ertekin, Emine. Microbial Ecology and Genetics of Benzalkonium Chloride Biotransformation in the Environment.
Thesis Supervisor: Assist. Prof. Dr. Ulaş Tezel
Tuğcu, Gülçin. Assessment and in Silico Modelling of the Toxicity of Selected Emerging Pollutants to Chlorella vulgaris.
Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Melek Türker Saçan
Yavaş Ziylan, Asu. Destruction of Analgesic and Anti-inflammatory Pharmaceuticals in Water by Catalytic and Advanced Oxidation Processes.
Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Nilsun İnce
M.Sc. Theses
Akay, Çağlar. Biotransformation of Acetaminophen by Four Phylogenetically Distinct Bacteria and Immobilized Enzymes of Rhodococcus erytropolis BIOMIG-P19.
Thesis Supervivor: Assist. Prof. Dr. Ulaş Tezel
Edeş, Neslihan. The effects of reward unpredictability on pigeons' foraging decisions and dopamine's role on pigeons' choice.
Thesis Supervisors: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Raşit Bilgin and Dr. Patrick Anselme
Erdem, I. Elif. Comparison of Waste Degradation and Microbial Community Profiles During Composting of Yard Waste, Kitchen Waste and Cow Manure.
Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Bahar İnce
Karami, Fereshteh. Modeling Calcium Carbonate Precipitation in the Acigöl Lake Using Aquatox.
Thesis Supervisors: Assist. Prof. Dr. Başak Güven and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nurgül Çelik Balcı
Tutal, Bilgesu. Effects of Operational Parameters on Methane Production and Microbial Community Dynamics in Anaerobic Digesters Fed with Cow Manure and Barley.
Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Bahar İnce
Şahin, A. Defne. Understanding the toxic potencies of xenobiotics inducing tcdd/f-like effects.
Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Melek Türker Saçan
Uğurlu Silo, Deniz. Assessment of energy efficiency improvement measures in existing residential buildings in Turkey.
Thesis Supervisors: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nilgün Cılız and Prof. Dr. Bekir Cem Avcı
Schwank, E. Daniel. The Use of the Gnome Model to Predict the Impact of Oil Spills on the Bosphorus: an Application to Demostic and Migratory Birds.
Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Nilsun İnce