PROF.DR. ALİ İHSAN ACAR    
Name : ALİ İHSAN
Surname : ACAR
E-Mail : acar@agri.ankara.edu.tr, aliihsanacar@gmail.com
Phone Number : 90 312 596 1662
Title : PROF.DR.
Unit : FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE
Department : AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY DEPARTMENT
Personal Information

Personal information

 

 

Address(es)

Ankara University Agricultural Faculty Agricultural Machinery Department

TR-06130 Ankara /Turkey

 

Telephone(s)

0090-312-596 1608

 

0090-532-662 5165

Fax(es)

0090-312-318 3888

 

E-mail(s)

acar@agri.ankara.edu.tr

 

Nationality

Turkish  

 

Date of birth

08/02/1960

 

Gender

Male

 

Work experience

 

 

Dates

12/02/1985 - continue

 

Occupation or position held

Professor Dr., Head of Department

 

Main activities and responsibilities

Agricultural Machinery Education in University

 

 

Name and address of employer

Ankara University Agricultural Faculty Agricultural Machinery Department

06130 Aydınlıkevler - ANKARA/TURKEY

 

 

Education and training

 

 

Dates

15/02/1985 - 14/07/1988

 

Title of qualification awarded

PhD

 

Principal subjects / occupational skills covered

Thesis Title: “Development of the Machine Models Related to Preparing of Feed which Provides Energy Optimization”

 

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

Ankara University, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences,

The Department of Agricultural Mechanization

 

Dates

15/02/1982 - 14/02/1985

 

Title of qualification awarded

MSc

 

Principal subjects / occupational skills covered

Thesis Title: “A Research on Springs of Cultivators”

 

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

Ankara University, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences,

The Department of Agricultural Mechanization

 

 

Personal skills and competences

 

 

Social skills and competences

Member of the Chamber of Agricultural Engineers,

Visited Budapest in 1999 one week,

Visited Bournemouth, UK  2007 one month,

Visited Alicante, Spain in 2007 ten days.

 

 

Organisational skills and competences

Organised many workshops, meetings, and seminars,

Take part in Organization Committee of 6th International Agricultural Mechanization and Energy Congress, 1996.

In Ankara University Faculty of Agriculture;

-         Assistant Professor Member of Executive Board (1994-1995)

-         Vice Head of The Agricultural Machinery Department (1995-1997)

-         Head of the Course Preparation Committee (1988-2001)

-         Professor Member of Executive Board (2004-2007)

-         Head of the Agricultural Machinery Department (2006 - ......)

SAFER Project (EU Life Long Learning Program) (Rome/Italy meeting 27-31 October 2009)

Organized First International Agricultural Machinery Summit in Istanbul (2011 December)

 

Technical skills and competences

Attended Farm Machinery Design Course in Tsukuba Science City in Japan (7 months)

Visited AGRITECHNICA1997 and AGRITECHNICA 2009 International Fair twice

Visited SIMA2013 in Paris

 

Computer skills and competences

Competent with most MS Office programmes, CAD programmes AutoCAD and SolidWorks.

 

Additional information

Key Qualifications

   Agricultural Machinery

Agricultural Mechanization

Ergonomics

Safety in Agriculture

Agricultural Machinery Design

 

Given Lectures

Agricultural Machinery Design (Undergraduate Level)

Ergonomics (Undergraduate Level)

Computer Aided Design (Graduate Level)

Management of Agricultural Industry Plants (Graduate Level)

 

List of Publications

 

 

EKMEKCI, K., ACAR, A.I., YURTLU, Y.B. and M.HASDEMIR, 2012. Evaluation of the Good Agricultural Practices in Relation to Agricultural Mechanization (summary in English). Selcuk Journal of Agriculture and Food Science, 26 (1): 97-102, Konya.

GOLBASI, M. and A. I. ACAR, 2012. Railway Level Crossings with Uncontrolled Passing Agricultural Machinery Safety (in Turkish),. I.Tarım Sağlığı ve Güvenliği Sempozyumu 6-7 April Papers: 274-280, Sanliurfa.

BEYAZ, A., OZTURK, R. and A. I. ACAR, 2012. Determination of Physical Workloads by Using Image Analyze Techniques (Turkish). 18.National Ergonomic Congress Papers: 511-518, 16-18 November, Gaziantep.

OZTURK, R., BEYAZ, A., KOC, C., ACAR, A. I., 2012. Kinematic Analysis of Electro-Pneumatic Onion Sorting Simulator. The International Conference of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR-AgEng2012), 8-12 July 2012, Valencia, Spain,
http://cigr.ageng2012.org/comunicaciones-online/htdocs/principal.php?seccion=home

EMINOGLU, M. B., OZTURK, R., ACAR, A.I., 2012. Determination of Physical Strain Level of Agricultural Workers Using the Discomfort Scale (summary in English), Journal of Agricultural Machinery Science 8 (1): 19-24, Izmir, Turkey.

OREL, O., ACAR, A.İ., 2012. Design of A Punch Opener Mechanism for Transplanting. (summary in English) Journal of Agricultural Machinery Science, 8 (1): 61-68, Izmir, Turkey.

BEYAZ, A., OZTURK, R., ACAR, A. I., TURKER, U., 2011. Determination of Enzymatic Browning on Quinces (Cydonia Oblongo) with Image Analysis. Journal of Agricultural Machinery Science, 7 (4): 411-414, Izmir, Turkey.

GOLBASI, M., OREL, O., ACAR, A. I. And R. OZTURK, 2011. Tarim Arabalari İle Çalişmada Kaza Analizleri, 17.National Ergonomic Congress Papers: 511-518, 16-18 November, Eskişehir.

VELIOGLU, H., OREL, O., SILLELI, H., ACAR, A.I. and R. ÖZTÜRK, 2012. Bir Tarim Traktörünün Makina Emniyet Yönetmeliği Açisindan Değerlendirmesi. 17.National Ergonomic Congress Papers: 511-518, 16-18 November, Eskişehir

VELIOGLU, H., OREL, O., ACAR, A.I., R. OZTURK, 2012. Tarimda Kullanilan İlaçlama Makinalarinda İş Güvenliği. 17.National Ergonomic Congress Papers: 511-518, 16-18 November, Eskişehir

EMINOGLU, M. B., OREL, O., OZTURK, R., ACAR, A.I., 2011. Comparison of Operators’ Physical Responses Working with Two Different Machinery Combination during Hoeing Operation. Journal of Agricultural Machinery Science, 7 (2): 127-131, Izmir, Turkey.

ACAR, A.I., AYAR, M., TEKBAS, C. and ILERI, M.S., 2011. Agriculture is Strategically Topic in the Future, (in Turkish) Moment Expo, Industry Platform Focus Machinery Promotion Group Sectorial Organizations Fair Focus, April 2011, (35): 31-39, Istanbul, Turkey.

ACAR, A., 2011. Technological Effects on Agricultural Inputs. (in Turkish) Anadolu Izlenimleri Journal of Agriculture Livestock, Food and Technology, 5 (39): 8-9, Ankara, Turkey.

EMİNOĞLU, M.B., BEYAZ, A., OREL, O., ACAR, A.İ., ÖZTÜRK, R., 2010. Comparision of The Operators’ Strain at Working With A Power Tiller and Tractor-Rotary Tiller Combination, (summary in English) 16th National Ergonomic Congress, 3-5 December 2010, Corum, Turkey.

BEYAZ, A., EMİNOĞLU, M. B.,ACAR, A. I., OZTURK, R., TURKER, U. 2010. Determination of Hand Anthropometry of Agricultural Laborers by Using Image Analysis. (summary in English) 16th National Ergonomic Congress, 3-5 December 2010, Corum, Turkey.

SILLELI H., EMINOGLU, M. B., ACAR, A. I., OZTURK, R., 2010. The Risk Assessment of Tractors and Safe Operation Methods. (summary in English) 16th National Ergonomic Congress, 3-5 December 2010, Corum, Turkey.

ULUSOY, E., EVCIM, H. U., YAZGI, A., ILERI, M. S., SABANCI, A. and A. I. ACAR, 2010. Today’s and Future of Tractor and Agricultural Machinery Manufacturing Industry, (in Turkish), Chamber of Agricultural Engineers, 7th Technical Congress, 11-15 January 2010, pp: 1009-1028, Ankara, Turkey.

BEYAZ, A., COLAK, A., EMINOGLU, B. OZTURK, R. and A.I.ACAR, 2010. Determination of Work Quality at Different Types of Sugarbeet Harvest Machines. 17th World Congress of the International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR),13-17 June 2010, Quebec Canada.

EMINOGLU, M.B., BEYAZ, A., OREL, O., OZTURK, R., ACAR, A.I., 2010. Comparison of Tractor-Rotary Tiller Combination and Power Tiller in Terms of Energy Expenditure of Operators, 17th World Congress of the International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR),13-17 June 2010, Quebec Canada.

EMINOGLU, M.B., OZGUVEN, M.M., BEYAZ, A., OZTURK, R. and A.I.ACAR, 2009. Determining Postural Discomfort at Working with Power Tiller, Proceedings of the Union of Scientists Fourth Conference Energy Efficiency and Agricultural Engineering, Association of Agricultural Engineering in Southeastern Europe, 1-3 October 2009, pp: 31-35, Rousse, Bulgaria.

KOC,C., R.OZTURK, A.I.ACAR, O.HOCAOGLU, 2009. Design of an Electro-pneumatic Onion Sorting Simulator Mechanism. (summary in English) 25th National Agricultural Mechanization Congress 1-3 October 2009, Papers: 349-352. Isparta, Turkey.

BEYAZ, A., COLAK, A., OZTURK, R., ACAR, A. I. 2009. Determination of Sugar Beet Topping Slice Thickness by Using Image Analysis Technique. Journal of Agricultural Machinery Science, 6 (3): 185 - 189, Izmir, Turkey.

EMINOGLU, M. B., SONMEZ, N., OREL, O., OZTURK, R. and A. I. ACAR, 2009. Change of Energy Consumption Values in a Day with Hoe Machine in Orchard, (summary in English), 15th National Ergonomic Congress, 22-24 October 2009, Konya, Turkey.

OREL, O., GOLBASI, M., EMINOGLU, M. B., ACAR, A. I. and OZTURK, R., 2009. Health and Safety in Agriculture, (summary in English), 15th National Ergonomic Congress, 22-24 October 2009, Konya, Turkey.

EMINOGLU, M. B., OZGUVEN, M. M., BEYAZ, A., OZTURK, R. and A. I. ACAR, 2009. Determining Postural Discomfort at Working with Power Tiller, Proceedings of the Union of Scientists Fourth Conference Energy Efficiency and Agricultural Engineering, Association of Agricultural Engineering in Southeastern Europe, 1-3 October 2009, pp: 31-35, Rousse, Bulgaria.

BEYAZ, A., OZGUVEN, M. M., OZTURK, R., ACAR, A. I. and U.TURKER, 2009. Image Analyze Technique for Measurements of Apple and Peach Tree Canopy Volume, Proceedings of the Union of Scientists Fourth Conference Energy Efficiency and Agricultural Engineering, Association of Agricultural Engineering in Southeastern Europe, 1-3 October 2009, pp: 22-30, Rousse, Bulgaria.

BEYAZ, A., OZGUVEN, M. M., OZTURK, R. and A. I. ACAR, 2009. Volume Determination of Kahramanmaras Red Pepper (Capsicum annuum L.) by Using Image Analyze Technique,  Journal of Agricultural Machinery Science, 5 (1): 103-108, Izmir, Turkey.

SONMEZ, N., ALIZADEH, H. H. A., OZTURK, R. and A. I ACAR, 2007. Some Physical Properties of Gilaburu Seed, Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 13 (3): 308-311, Ankara University Faculty of Agriculture, Ankara.

BUZLUK, S., ERDAL, M. and A. I. ACAR, 2002. The Effects on Yield and Quality of Different Hoe Systems and Weed Protection Methods for Sugar Beet Production, (in Turkish), 2nd National Sugar Beet Production Symposium, 10-11 September 2002, Turkish Sugar Fabrication, pp: 130-141, Ankara, Turkey.

BUZLUK, S. and A. I. ACAR, 2002. The Effects of Different Weed Control Methods on Sugar Beet Yield and Quality, (summary in English), Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 8 (2): 171-179, Ankara University Faculty of Agriculture, Ankara.

ACAR, A. I. and H. A. ALIZADEH, 2002. Determination the Effect of Hole Shapes on the Pick up of Sunflower Seeds in Vacuum Type Precision Drills, (summary in English), Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 8 (1): 36-44, Ankara University Faculty of Agriculture, Ankara.

TUNALIGIL, B. G., EKER, B. and A. I. ACAR, 2001. Application of Statistical Process Control Technique to Quality Improvement in Manufacturing of Agricultural Machinery, (summary in English), 20th Agricultural Mechanization National Congress, 13-15 September 2001, pp: 13-18, Sanlıurfa, Turkey.

OKURSOY, R. and A. I. ACAR, 2001. Determination of Management Parameters for Power Screws by Computer Aided Design, (summary in English), 20th Agricultural Mechanization National Congress, 13-15 September 2001, pp: 145-150, Sanlıurfa, Turkey.

OKURSOY, R. and A. I. ACAR, 2001. A Method of Determining the Soil Compaction as Cone Index: Durgunoglu-Mitchell Cone Index Model, (summary in English), 20th Agricultural Mechanization National Congress, 13-15 September 2001, pp: 140-144, Sanlıurfa, Turkey

ACAR, A. I. and A. COLAK, 2001. Determination of the Picked up Distances Due to the Hole Diameters and Vacuum Levels of Some Seeds in Precision Pneumatic Drills, (summary in English), Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 7 (4): 83-90, Ankara University Faculty of Agriculture, Ankara.

ACAR, A. I., 2001. Determination of the Effects of Some Parameters on Picked up in Precision Pneumatic Drills, (summary in English), Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 7 (3): 142-148, Ankara University Faculty of Agriculture Ankara.

YALCINKAYA, S. and A. I. ACAR, 2001. Work Study on th Manufacturing of the threshing Machine Depending on the Work Flow Chart, (summary in English), Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 7 (2): 78-83, Ankara University Faculty of Agriculture Ankara.

COLAK, A. and A. I. ACAR, 2001. Developing A Sensor to Determine the Some Agrotechnical Properties of Sugar Beet, (summary in English), Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 7 (3): 118-121, Ankara University Faculty of Agriculture Ankara.

ERDOGAN, D., ACAR, A. I. and A. COLAK, 2001. Land Reclamation and Leveling Machines, (in Turkish), Textbook Nr: 472, 236 p., Ankara University Agricultural Faculty Publications Nr: 1519, ISBN: 975-482-527-0, Ankara.

ZORAKI, M. and A. I. ACAR, 2000. Optimum Design of Shape Used in Full Automatic Potato Planter, (summary in English), Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 6 (4): 135-140, Ankara University Faculty of Agriculture Ankara.

ACAR, A. I., OZTURK, R. and A. COLAK, 1999. Developing a Measurement System to Determine Soil Surface Roughness, Trends in Agricultural Engineering, TAE’99, September 15-17, 1999, Czech University of Agriculture, pp: 115-120, Prague, Czech Republic.

ACAR, A. I. 1999. Drawing Technique, (in Turkish), Practice Book Nr: 248, Ankara University Agricultural Faculty Publications Nr: 1510, 60 p., Ankara, Turkey

TUNALIGIL, B. G., EKER, B., ACAR, A. I. and E. V. VOLKAN, 1997. Factory Management, (in Turkish) Textbook Help Nr: 16, Trakya University Tekirdag Agricultural Faculty Publications Nr: 250, 260 p., Tekirdag, Turkey.

COLAK. A., OZTURK, R., ACAR, A. I. and I. ÇILINGIR, 1995. Using Possibilities of Ultrasonic Seed Counter at Drill Machine Trials, (summary in English), 16th Agricultural Mechanization National Congress, 5-7 September 1995, Uludag University Faculty of Agriculture Department of Agricultural Machinery, pp:157-163, Bursa, Turkey.

COLAK, A., OZTURK, R. and A. I. ACAR, 1995. The Development of Simulation Modeling on Estimation of Errors of Topping with Knives Having Parallelogram Linkage, (summary in English), 16th Agricultural Mechanization National Congress, 5-7 September 1995, Uludag University Faculty of Agriculture Department of Agricultural Machinery, pp: 213-222, Bursa, Turkey

ACAR, A. I., 1995. Agricultural Mechanization in Turkey. Presentation of Country and Technical Report on Farm Machinery in Developing Countries. April 14, 1995, Tsukuba International Agricultural Training Center, pp: 187-198, Japan.

ACAR, A. I., OZTURK, R., COLAK, A. and K. SACILIK, 1994. The Determination of Main Design Characteristics of A Pneumatic Planting Machine Fan, (summary in English), 15th Agricultural Mechanization Congress, 20-22 September 1994, Akdeniz University Faculty of Agriculture Department of Agricultural Machinery, pp: 129-137, Antalya, Turkey.

OZTURK, R., ACAR, A. I., COLAK, A. and H. H. SILLELI, 1994. The Determination of Sorting Capability of the Belting-Cornice Sorting Machines Due to the Spherical Value, (summary in English), 15th Agricultural Mechanization National Congress, 20-22 September 1994, Akdeniz University Faculty of Agriculture Department of Agricultural Machinery, pp: 513-522, Antalya, Turkey.

COLAK. A., OZTURK, R. and A. I. ACAR, 1994. The Developing of Simulation Model to the Topping Losses and the Optimum Topping Adjustment at the Domestic Sugar Beet Harvester, (summary in English), 15th Agricultural Mechanization National Congress, 20-22 September 1994, pp: 296-305, Akdeniz University Faculty of Agriculture Department of Agricultural Machinery, Antalya, Turkey.

SIPAL, C. A., OKURSOY, R. and A. I. ACAR, 1994. Modeling of A Human Reliability in Mechanized Agricultural Operations, (summary in English), Journal of Agromechanical Engineering, 3 (1): 41-44, Association of Farm Machinery Science and Technology, Ankara.

OZTURK, R., COLAK, A and A. I. ACAR, 1994. Determination of Safety Limits Under Guard Rails, (summary in English), Journal of Agromechanical Engineering 3 (1): 30-36, Association of Farm Machinery Science and Technology, Ankara.

ACAR, A. I., ÇILINGIR, I., COLAK, A. and R. OZTURK, 1993. Design of Pneumatic Precision Drill Unit with Perforated Drum for Small Seeds, Proceedings of the 5th International Congress on Mechanization and Energy in Agriculture, October 12-14, 1993, Ege University Faculty of Agriculture Department of Agricultural Machinery, pp: 267-276, Kusadası, Turkey.

KADAYIFCILAR, S., ACAR, A. I. and R. OZTURK, 1992. A Gas Generator Development and Possibilities of Using Produced Gas in A Gasoline Engine, (summary in English), 14th Agricultural Mechanization National Congress, 14-16 November 1992, Ondokuzmayis University Faculty of Agriculture Department of Agricultural Machinery, pp: 510-521, Samsun, Turkey.

KADAYIFCILAR, S. and A. I. ACAR, 1992. Fuels and Combustion, (in Turkish), Textbook Nr: 362, Ankara University Agricultural Faculty Publications Nr: 1260, 146 p., Ankara, Turkey

OZTURK, R. and A. I. ACAR, 1991. Generator Gas Production and Characteristics, (in Turkish), Magazine of Science and Technology 24 (282): 25-27, The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey, Ankara, Turkey.

KADAYIFCILAR, S., OZTURK, R. and A. I. ACAR, 1990. The Evaluation of Agricultural Mechanization Level, (summary in English), Journal of Agromechanical Engineering, 2 (1): 1-4, Association of Farm Machinery Science and Technology, Ankara.

ACAR, A. I., 1990. Use of the Mechanical Construction of Rural Roads (in Turkish), Magazine of Agriculture Forestry and Rural Affairs Nr: 47, pp:10-12, Ankara, Turkey

ACAR, A. I., 1990. Development of the Machine Models Relate to Preparing of Feed which Provides Energy Optimization, (summary in English), Proceedings of the 4th International Congress on Mechanization and Energy in Agriculture, October 1-4, 1990, pp: 594-604, Adana.

ACAR, A. I. and A. CELIK, 1988. Energy Inputs Using Machine which Realized Energy Consumption Optimization, (in Turkish) Journal of Agromechanical Engineering, 1 (2): 41-42, Association of Farm Machinery Science and Technology, Ankara, Turkey.

ACAR, A. I., 1988. Some Characteristics Related to Power and Energy Consumptions for Grinders, (in Turkish) Journal of Agromechanical Engineering, 1 (1): 55-56, Association of Farm Machinery Science and Technology, Ankara, Turkey.

YAVUZCAN, G., ACAR, A. I. and A. COLAK, 1987. Determination of Human Ability to Work Using Bicycle Ergometer Method, (in Turkish) Magazine of Productivity Nr: 16 (4), National Productivity Center, pp: 57-63, Ankara, Turkey.

YAVUZCAN, G. KESKİN, R., AYIK, M., ACAR, A. İ., ÖZTÜRK, R., ÇELİK, A. and M. VATANDAŞ, 1986. The Problems and Solutions of Agricultural Mechanization, (in Turkish) Southern Anatolia Project Agricultural Development Symposium, 18-21 November 1986, pp: 453-467, Ankara, Turkey.

YAVUZCAN, G., ÇILINGIR, I., ACAR, A. I., OZTURK, R., GURHAN, R., BEYHAN, M. A. and A. COLAK, 1986. Agricultural Machinery Tests and Some Experimental Facilities, (in Turkish), Turkish Agricultural Supply Organization Publications Nr: 45, 55 p., Ankara, Turkey.

 

  

Some of he Trainings/Courses Attended

1.      Farm Machinery Design Course with JICA Scholarship in Japan, 7 months, 1995.

2.      PATRAN, NASTRAN and ADAMS FEM Programs, one week, 2008.

3.      ANSYS Workbench14 course, one week, 2012.

 

Projects Conducted

1. The Possibilities of Drilling of Cheak Pea by Using Domestical Drill.

2. A Gas Generator Development and Possibilities of Using Produced Gas in A Gasoline Engine

3. SAFER (Safer Agriculture for Employees in Rural) (EU Life Long Learning Program)