ASSOC.PROF.DR. MURAT AKKURT    
Name : MURAT
Surname : AKKURT
E-Mail : akkurt@agri.ankara.edu.tr
Phone Number : 5961305
Title : ASSOC.PROF.DR.
Unit : FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE
Department : HORTICULTURE
Personal Information

 

    Dr. Murat Akkurt

 

 

 

1.    Family name:

AKKURT

 

2.    First name:

MURAT

 

3.    Date of birth:

13.07.1973

 

4.    Nationality:

TURKISH

 

5.    Civil status:


 

6.    Education:

 

 

 

Institution (Date from - Date to)

Degree(s) or Diploma(s) obtained

 

    MOHAÇ FIRST SCHOOL/ ANKARA

          1979 - 1984

     

 

    INCESU HIGH SCHOOL / ANKARA

            1984 - 1987

     

 

    KOCATEPE MİMAR KEMAL HIGH SCHOOL/ANKARA

            1987- 1990

     

 

    AGRİCULTURAL FACULTY /ANKARA UNIV.

            1990 - 1994

    Agricultural Engineer – Horticulture

 

    SCIENCE OF NATURE INST./ ANKARA UNIV.

            1994-1997

    Msc

 

    FACULTY OF GEO AND BİOSCIENCES / KARLSRUHE UNIV./ GERMANY

            2001- 2004

    PhD


7.    Language skills: (1 - excellent; 5 - basic)

Language

Reading

Speaking

Writing

GERMAN

GOOD

GOOD

GOOD

ENGLISH

MIDDLE

MIDDLE

MIDDLE

 

 

 

 

 

8.    Membership of professional bodies:

Society of Horticulture

9.    Other skills:

Computer -

10.  Present position:

    Assoc.  Prof. Dr.

11.  Years within the firm:

20 years (1996 - 2016)

12.  Key qualifications:

    HORTICULTURE- VİTİCULTURE- MOLECULAR MARKER TECHNIQUES, GENETIC MAPPING- GOOD AGRİCULTURAL PRACTICES

 

 13.  Professional experience:

 

Date from Date to

Location

Company

Position

Description

1996-2001

ANKARA

ANKARA UNIVERSITY ,

DEPARTMENT OF HORTİCULTURE

      RESEARCHER

    VİTİCULTURE

    BİOTECHNOLOGY

2001-2004

GERMANY

INSTITUT OF GRAPEVINE BREEDİNG

GERMANY

      RESEARCHER

    VİTİCULTURE

    BİOTECHNOLOGY

    GENETİC MAP

    MOLEKULAR MARKER TECHNIQUES

 

2005-2009

ANKARA

ANKARA UNIVERSITY ,

DEPARTMENT OF HORTİCULTURE

      Dr.

    HORTİCULTURE

    GENERAL VİTICULTURE

    ORGANIC AGRICULTURE

    GOOD AGRİCULTURAL PRACTICES

    PLANT GROWİNG TECHNİQUES

 

2009-2012

ANKARA

ANKARA UNIVERSITY ,

DEPARTMENT OF HORTİCULTURE

      Assis. Prof. Dr.

    HORTİCULTURE

    GENERAL VİTICULTURE

    ORGANIC AGRICULTURE

    GOOD AGRİCULTURAL PRACTICES

    PLANT GROWİNG TECHNİQUES

MOLEKULAR MARKER TECHNIQUES


 

 


PROJECTS                                      :

 

  1. Determination of the best grapevine rootstock for Kalecik karası growing in Ankara Province.
  2. Determination of the best grapevine rootstock for Razakı and Muscat of Hamburg growing in Ankara Province
  3. Determination of the best grapevine rootstock for A. Lavallee, Amasya, Gül Üzümü, Çavuş and Hafızali table grape varieties growing in Ankara Province
  4. Determination of compatibility levels between rootstock-scion using biochemical markers in grapevines
  5. Determination of the best suitable training systems for A. Lavallee, Cardinal, Muscat of Hamburg and Razakı growing in Ankara Province
  6. Determination of the best grapevine rootstock for A. Lavallee, Amasya, Gül Üzümü, Çavuş and Hafızali table grape varieties growing in Ankara Province
  7. Determination of the best grapevine rootstock for Emir, Narince, Pinot Noir and Riesling grape varieties growing in Ankara Province
  8. Effect of plant pesticides on biochemical properties and vine quality of grapevine.
  9. Development of new growing tecniques in central Anatolian region.
  10. Moleculare Determination of powder mildew resistance on grapevine.
  11. Genetic mapping of grapevine genoms.
  12. Biotechnological Applications for Seedless Grapevine Breeding: Early Selection via MAS (Marker-Assisted Selection)
  13. Powdery and downy Mildew Disease Resistance in grapevine via MAS (Marker-Assisted Selection)

 

 

LIST OF MAIN PUBLICATIONS

 

1.        Welter, L. J., Göktürk-Baydar, N., Akkurt, M., Maul., E., Eibach, R., Töpfer, R. and Zyprian, E. 2007: Genetic mapping and localisation of quantitative trait loci affecting fungal disease resistance and leaf morphology in grapevine (/Vitis vinifera/ L.). Mol. Breed., in press

 

2.        Murat Akkurt, Leocir Welter, Erika Maul, Reinhard Töpfer and Eva Zyprian 2007: Development of SCAR markers linked to powdery mildew (Uncinula necator) resistance in grapevine (Vitis vinifera L. and Vitis sp.). Mol. Breeding. 19: 103-111.

 

3.        Leocir J. W., Akkurt M., Salakhutdinov I., Göktürk-Baydar N., Eibach R., Töpfer R., Zyprian E. 2006: Integration of microsatellite and functional gene-based markers for the improvement of a grapevine genetic map. 9th International Conference on Grape Genetics and Breeding, 2-6 July 2006, Udine,Italy.

 

4.        Eva Zyprian, Leocir J. Welter, Murat Akkurt, Stefan Ebert, Ilkhom Salakhutdinov, Nilgün Göktürk-Baydar, Rudolf Eibach and Reinhard Töpfer 2006: Genetic Analysis of Fungal Disease Resistance in Grapevine. 9th International Conference on Grape Genetics and Breeding, 2-6 July 2006, Udine,Italy.

 

5.         Eva Zyprian, Leocir Welter, Murat Akkurt, Rudolf Eibach und Reinhard Töpfer 2006: Die genetische Analyse von Pilzresistenzeigenschaften der Weinrebe. Vort. Pflanzenzüchtung 70, 191-198, 2006.

 

6.        Zyprian, E., Akkurt, M., Fischer, B., Salakhutdinov, I., Welter, L., Kortekamp, A., Eibach, R., Töpfer R. (2005): Fundamental research meets practical breeding: Genetics of disease resistance in grapevine, Int. Grape Genomics Symposium St. Louis, Missouri 12.-14.07.2005. Proceedings Int. Grape Gen. Sym. 163-168. USA.

7.        E. Zyprian, M. Akkurt, I. Salakhutdinov, S. Vogt, A. Kortekamp, B. Fischer, R. Eibach and R. Töpfer. 2005: Genetic Bases of Fungal Disease Resistance. Workshop on “Defenc Reaction of Grapevine Toward Biotic Stresses. 6-7 May, 2005, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore Pıacenza,Italy.

8.        Zyprian E., Akkurt, M., Salakhutdinov, I., Fischer, B., Welter, L., Eibach, R und Töpfer, R. 2005: Genetische Analyse und Markerentwicklung für Pilzresistenzeigenschaften der Weinrebe. Tagung ‚“Genomforschung an Pflanzen: Vom Modell zur Sorte“ der Gesellschaft für Pflanzenzüchtung am 22. und 23. Februar 2005. Deutschland.

 

9.        Zyprian, E.M., Akkurt, M., Töpfer, R. 2005: Die Entwicklung genetischer Marker für Resistenz gegen den Echten Mehltau bei Regent. Deut. Weinbau-Jahrb. 2005, (56. Jahrgang), 139-145.

 

10.    Zyprian E. M., Eibach R., Akkurt, M., Töpfer R. 2005: Genetic mapping of SSR markers in grapevine for the analysis of disease resistance and flavor compounds. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes XIII Conference. January 15-19, 2005. Town & Country Convention Center. San Diego, CA.

 

11.    Fischer, M.B., Salakhutdinov, I., Akkurt, M., Eibach, R., Edwards, K.J., Töpfer, R., Zyprian, E.M. 2004: Quantitative trait locus analysis of fungal disease resistance factors on a molecular map of grapevine.  Theor. Appl. Genet.  108: 501-515.

 

12.    Salakhutdinov, I., Fischer, B., Akkurt, M., Eibach, R., Töpfer, R., Zyprian, E. 2003: Genetische Kartierung der Weinrebe, Perspektiven für Forschung und moderne Rebenzüchtung. Deut. Weinbau-Jahrb. (54): 53-64.

 

13.    Fischer, B., Salakhutdinov, I., Akkurt, M., Kortekamp, A., Eibach, R., Töpfer, R., and Zyprian, E. 2002: Molecular mapping of [Regent x Lemberger] and QTL-analysis of agronomic traits. Proceedings of the VIIIth International Conference on Grape Genetics and Breeding. Kecskemét, Hungary, August, 2002. Acta Horticulturae 603, ISHS 2003, 511-517.

 

14.    Zyprian E. M., Salakhutdinov I., Fischer B., Akkurt M., Töpfer R. 2002: Molecular mapping of grapevine and Qtl analysis of fungal disease resistances. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes X Conference. January 12-16, 2002. Town & Country Convention Center. San Diego, CA.

 

15.    Akkurt, M. 2002: Der Weinbau in der Türkei. Geilweilerhof Aktuell. 30. Jahrgang, Heft 2: 51-56, Dezember 2002.

 

16.    Göktürk Baydar, N. and Akkurt, M. 2001: Oil content and oil quality properties of some grape seeds. Turkish Journal of Agriculture and Forestry, 25(3):163-168.

 

17.    Göktürk Baydar, N., Anlı, R.E. and Akkurt, M. 2000: Effect of plant pesticides on biochemical properties and vine quality of grapevine. Gıda , 25(6): 449-457.

 

18.    Çelik, H., Söylemezoğlu, G., Marasalı, B.,Fidan, Y., Ağaoğlu, Y.S., İlbay,A. K. ve Akkurt, M. 1999: Determination of the best grapevine rootstock for Kalecik karası growing in Ankara Province. Türkiye III. National Horticulturel Sym. , 14-17 Sep. , p 579-583, Ankara.

 

19.    Akkurt, M., Fidan, Y. 1998: Viticulture in Meram (Konya) and determination of Amphelographics characters of grapevine cultivars growing in Meram province. IV. Grapevine Symp., 20-23 Oct., p 345-349, Yalova-Türkiye.