Işıl Balcıoğlu

Vice Director of IESc
Office: 
HKC-317
e-mail: 
balciogl@boun.edu.tr
Phone: 
+90 212 359 7036
Interest Areas: 

Advanced oxidation processes in water, wastewater, and sludge treatment

Chemical processes in environmental engineering

Occurrence and fate of micropollutants

Education: 

Ph. D., Institute of Environmental Sciences, Boğaziçi University, TR, 1999

M.S., Chemical Engineering Department, Istanbul University, TR, 1993

B.S., Chemical Engineering Department, Istanbul University, TR, 1982

Academic Career: 

Professor, Institute of Environmental Sciences, Bogazici University, Istanbul, 2004-Present

Associate Professor, Institute of Environmental Sciences, Bogazici University, Istanbul, 1999 - 2004

Assistant Professor, Institute of Environmental SciencesBogazici University, Istanbul, 1993 - 1999

Recent Projects: 
  1. The Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK): “Antibiotic pollution control in animal waste”, 2010-.

  2. The Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK): “Fate of veterinary drugs in the environment”, 2004-2007.

  3. Boğaziçi University, Scientific Research Projects Fund (BAP): “Treatment of industrial wastewater containing toxic chemicals by adsorption and oxidation”, 2004.

  4. Boğaziçi University, Scientific Research Projects Fund (BAP): “Material recovery and treatment of industrial wastewaters using membrane processes”, 2004.

  5. Boğaziçi University, Scientific Research Projects Fund (BAP): “Comparison of membrane with conventional technologies for the treatment of emulsified greasy wastewater”, 2004.

 

Selected Publications: 
  1. Öncü Bilgin. N., Balcıoğlu Akmehmet I. (2013) “Antimicrobial Contamination Removal from Environmentally Relevant Matrices: A Literature Review and a Comparison of Three Processes for Drinking Water Treatment” Ozone Sci.Eng. (in press)

  2. Öncü Bilgin. N., Balcıoğlu Akmehmet I. (2013) “Degradation of Ciprofloxacin and Oxytetracycline Antibiotics in Waste Sewage Sludge by Ozonation” J. Adv. Oxid. Technol. Vol. 16(1), 107-116.

  3. Öncü Bilgin. N., Menceloğlu Y.Z.; Balcıoğlu Akmehmet I. (2011)”Comparison of the Effectiviness of Chlorine, Ozone, and Photocatalytic Disinfection in Reducing the Risk of Antibiotic Resistance Pollution” J. Adv. Oxid. Technol.Vol.14 (2), 196-203.

  4. Cengiz, M; Uslu, MO; Balcioglu, I (2010)”Treatment of E. coil HB101 and the tetM gene by Fenton's reagent and ozone in cow manure” Journal of Environmental Management   Vol.91   pp. 2590-2593.

  5. Cengiz M., Balcıoğlu Akmehmet I., Oruc H.H., Gunduz Cengiz T. (2010) “ Evaluation of the interaction between soil and antibiotics”Journal of Environmental Science and Health Part B , Vol. 45, pp.183–189.