PROF.DR. BURHANETTİN ÇİÇEK    
Name : BURHANETTİN
Surname : ÇİÇEK
E-Mail : cicek@ankara.edu.tr
Phone Number : (0312) 203 3306
Title : PROF.DR.
Unit : FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
Department :
Personal Information

PROF. DR. BURHANETTİN ÇİÇEK

Chemical Engineering Department
Ankara University Engineering Faculty
Tandoğan 06100 ANKARA


EDUCATION

1989 - 1994   PhD 

                     Chemical Eng. Dept., University of California at LA

1986 - 1988   Masters

                     Chemical Eng. Dept. Ankara University

1981 - 1985    Bachelor 

                     Chemical Eng. Dept. Ankara University


 

THESES AND DISSERTATIONS

PhD            Experimental and Computational Studies of the  

                   Flames of Chlorobenzene and Methane

Masters      Variation of sulphur containing compounds in lignites by 

                  flash pyrolyis and their magnetic separation 


FIELDS OF INTEREST

Fullerenes and carbon nanotubes

High temperature reaction kinetics

Hydrocarbon pyrolysis 

Detailed kinetics of combustion reactions


ACADEMIC POSITIONS

2009              Prof.,  Chemical Eng. Dept. Ankara University

2002 - 2009   Assoc. Prof., Chemical Eng. Dept. Ankara University

1994 - 2002   Assist. Prof., Chemical Eng. Dept. Ankara University

1991 - 1993   Research and Teaching Assistant, Chem. Eng. Dep. 

                     University of California at Los Angeles, USA

1989 - 1990   Research Assistant, Chem. Eng. Dep. Illinois Institute                           oTechnology, Chicago, USA

1986 - 1989   Research and Teaching Assistant, Chemical Eng. Dept. 

                     Ankara University


ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS

2013 -            In charge of A.U. Electron Microscopy Unit

2012 -            Member of A.U. BAP Project Assestment Group 

2012 -            Member of A.U. Ethical Council

2012 -            Founding member of Turkish Carbon Society

2010 -            Assist.Head of Dept., Chemical Eng. Dept. 

2007 -            Member of A.U. BAP auctioning Commission

2003 - 2008    ERASMUS Coord., Chemical Eng. Dept.

2002 - 2007   Member of Accreditation Commiss. Chem. Eng. Dept. 

2000 - 2008   IAESTE Agent, A.U. Engineering Faculty

1997 - 2000   Assist. Head of Dept., Chemical Eng. Dept.

1997 - 1999   Member of Faculty Science Council

 

PROJECTS

2012 -           TÜBİTAK MAG - 111M632 

                     Effects of gas phase diffusion on carbon nanotube   

                     growth rate 

2006 - 2009   BAP 20060745049

                     Kinetics of carbon nanotube formation

2005 - 2008   TÜBİTAK MAG - 104M363 

                    Development of a hibrit method for carbon nanotube 

                    formation

2001 - 2003   TÜBİTAK MİSAG - 187 

                     Effects of reasidence time on fullerene yield and 

                     selectivity

1998 - 2000   TÜBİTAK MİSAG - 102 

                     Effects of reactive atmospheres on fullerene yields


YÖNETTİĞİ TEZLER

Melike Güler,        MS, 2012 -

Merve Ulupınar,    MS, 2012 -

Savaş Yağlıkçı,      PhD, 2012 -

Berrak Erkmen,     MS, 2011 - 

                            Growth Kinetics of carbon nanotubes 

Furkan Soysal,      PhD, 2009 -

                           Rate limiting effetcts of diffussion on nanotube 

                           growth

Akif Sesli,             PhD, 2009 -

                           Mathematical modeling of a CVD reactor used for 

                           nanotube growth

Burça Salgara,      MS, 2009 -

                           Effects of oxidative atmospheres on nanotube 

                           formation

Hülya Madakbaş, MS, 2009 -

Savaş Yağlıkçı,    MS, 2009 - 2012

                           Effects of catalysis on gas phase composition 

                           during nanotube formation  

Mustafa Yalın,     MS, 2007 - 2009

                           Investigation of Concentration Profiles in Carbon 

                           Nanotube Production Reactor  (Coad. at METU), 

Furkan Soysal,     MS, 2006 - 2009

                           Carbon nanotube formation by CVD     

İbrahim Mutlay,    MS, 2004 - 2007

                            A continuous process for carbon nanotube 

                            formation 

U. Barış Ayhan,    ODTÜ MS, 2001 - 2004

                            Nanotube Production in a CVD Reactor (Coad.)

Sinan Ok,              ODTÜ MS, 2003 - 2005

                            Surface Properties of Fullerene Extracted Soot 

                            and Cathodic Deposits, (Coad., METU)

Mustafa Oymael,   MS, 2003 - 2005

                            Production of fullerenes and nanotubes from 

                            cathodic deposits 

Akif Sesli,             MS, 2001 - 2003

                            Fullerene production in a tubular reactor 

 

PUBLICATIONS

Soysal,F., Yalın,M., Çiçek,B., Kenar,A., Özbelge,Ö., ``Multivariate analysis for carbon nanotube production by floating catalyst,'' Fullerenes Nanotubes and Carbon Nanostructures, accepted, 2013


Sesli,A., Mutlay,İ., Oymael,M., Kenar,A., Çiçek,B., ``Fullerene Production from Cathodic Deposits,'' Fullerenes Nanotubes and Carbon Nanostructures, 17:2, 151-158, 2009


Kenar, A., Yüzer, D., Nazır, H., Çiçek, B., ``A New Ion Selective PVC-Coated Graphite Rod Electrode Based on 4-Amino- Benzo-15-Crown-5-Derivatives of Fullerene,'' Reviews in Analytical Chemsitry, 26:3, 219-228, 2007


Göktaş, H., Ayhan, U.B., Gündüz, G., Dişbudak, H., Eryılmaz, E., Öke, G., Çiçek, B., Somer, B., ``Synthesis of Carbon nanotubes by a plasma based pulsed electron beam generator,'' Physica Scripta, T123, 145-147, 2006


Sesli, A.,Çiçek, B., Oymael, M. ``Fullerene Production in a Graphite Tubular Reactor,'' Fullerenes Nanotubes and Carbon Nanostructures 13, 1-11, 2005


Karaduman, A., Çiçek, E. H., Çiçek, B., Bilgesu, A. Y., ``Thermal Degradation of Polystyrene Wastes in Various Solvents,'' Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 62, 273-280, 2002


Çiçek, B., ``Effect of Residence Time on Fullerene Yield,'' Fullerene Science and Technology 9(1), 63-69, 2001


Çiçek, B., Kenar, A.,Nazır, H., ``Simultaneous Determination of C60 and C70 Fullerenes by a Spectrophotometric Method,'' Fullerene Science and Technology 9(1), 103-111, 2001


Karaduman, A., Şimşek, E. H., Çiçek, B., Bilgesu, A. Y., ``Flash Pyrolysis of Polystyrene Wastes in a Free-Fall Reactor under Vacuum,'' Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 60, 179-186, 2001


Atakol, O., Durmuş, S., Durmuş, Z., Arıcı, C., Çiçek, B., ``Investigations on Some Heterotrinuclear Complexes of Nickel (II) and Copper (II),'' Synth. Reac. Inorg. Met. Org. Chem., 31(9), 1689-1704, 2001


Yagmur, E., Çiçek, B., Olcay, A., ``Effect of O-methylation on Solubility and Swelling of Coals,'' Fuel Processing Technology 67, 191-204, 2000


Atakol, O., Nazır, H., Aksu, M., Arıcı, C., Ercan, F., Çiçek, B., ``Some di and trinuclear Complexes: Anion Induced Complex Formation,'' Synth. Reac. Inorg. Met. Org. Chem., 30, 709-718, 2000


Bayraktar, E., Çiçek, B, Mehmetoğlu, Ü., ``Mathematical Modeling of A Packed Bed Bioreactor for the citric Acid Production,'' Reviews in Chemical Engineering 15, 279, 1999


Çiçek, B., Bilgesu, A.Y.,Şenelt, A., Pamuk, V., ``Desulphurization of Coals by Flash Pyrolysis Followed by Magnetic Separation,'' Fuel Processing Technology 46, 133, 1996


Çiçek, B., Senkan S.M., ``Chemical Structures of Fuel-Rich Premixed Laminar Flames of C6H5Cl/CH4/O2/Ar Mixtures,'' Combustion Science and Technology 91, 53, 1993


Xiegi M., Çiçek, B., Senkan S.M., ``Chemical Structures of Fuel-Rich and Fuel-Lean Flames of CCl4/CH4 Mixtures,'' Combustion and Flame 94, 131, 1993


Lee W., Çiçek, B., Senkan S.M., ``Chemical Structures of Fuel-Rich and Fuel-Lean Flames of CHCl3/CH4 Mixtures,'' Environmental Science and Technology 27, 949, 1993


Mutlay, İ., Soysal, F., Çiçek, B., ``Düşük Maliyetli bir Raman Spektrometresinin Karbon Nanotüp Analizi için Modifikasyonu'', Eskişehir OsmanGazi Üniversitesi Mühendislik Mimarlık Fakültesi Dergisi, 21, 27-38, 2008


Gül, E., Çiçek, B., Olcay, A.,``Removal of Calcium by Dissolved CO2 and the Effects on Coal Liquefaction,'' Commun. Fac. Sci. Univ. Ank. Series B 45, 1, 1999

 

PRESENTATIONS

Soysal, F., Yalın, M., Çiçek, B., Özbelge, Ö., ``Chemometric Analysis of Carbon Nanotube Production by Floating Catalyst CVD'', 7th Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference, S1-B.15, 27 June - 01 July, İstanbul, 2011


Salgara,B., Yağlıkçı, S., Madakbaş, H., Çiçek, B., ``Effect of Gas Phase on Carbon Nanotube Production`` 7th Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference, P2.B.17,27 June - 01 July, İstanbul, 2011


Soysal, F., Çiçek, B., “CVD ile Nanotüp Üretimi”, UKMK8, Malatya, Ağustos 2008


Mutlay, İ., Çiçek, B., “Sürekli Nanotüp Üretimi”, UKMK8, Malatya, Ağustos 2008


Mutlay, İ., Çiçek, B., Development of a Continuous Production Method for Carbon Nanotubes, International Workshop on

Nanostructured Materials, NANOMAT 2006, Antalya, Turkey, June 2006


Ok, S., Özbelge, H.Ö., Çiçek, B., Balcı, S., Surface Properties of Carbon Nanomaterials, International Workshop on Nanostructured Materials, NANOMAT 2006, Antalya, Turkey, June 2006


Oymael, M., Sesli, A., Çiçek, B., Fullerene Production from Cathodic Deposits, 4th Chemical Engineering Conference for Collaborative Research in Mediterranean Countries, Dead Sea, Israel, January 2006


Ok, S., Özbelge, H. O., Çiçek, B., Balcı, S., Carbon Nanoparticles for Hydrogen Storage Applications, International Hydrogen Energy Congress and Exhibition, Istanbul, Turkey, July 2005


Oymael, M., Çiçek, B., Katodik Depozitlerden Fulleren ve Nanotüp Üretimi, UKMK-6, İzmir, Eylül, 2004


Ayhan, U.B., Gündüz, G., Göktaş, H., Çiçek, B., Dişbudak,H., Kimyasal Buhar Çökeltme (CVD) ve E-demet yöntemleri ile Karbon Nanotüplerin Üretilmesi, UKMK-6, İzmir, Eylül, 2004


Ayhan, U.B., Gündüz, G., Çiçek, B., Göktaş, H., Dişbudak,H., Karbon Nanotüplerin Kimyasal Buhar Çökeltme (CVD) ve E-demet yöntemleri ile üretilmesi, XVIII. Ulusal Kimya Kongresi, Kars, Temmuz, 2004


Ayhan, U.B., Gündüz, G., Çiçek, B., Göktaş, H., Dişbudak, H., Şengönül, M., Karbon Nanotüplerin Üretimi, SAVTEK Savunma Teknolojileri Kongresi, ODTÜ Ankara, Haziran 2004


Sesli, A., Çiçek, B.,Temperature Effects on Fullerene Production, 3rd Eastern Mediterranean Chemical Engineering Conference, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 2003


Sesli,A., Çiçek, B., Borusal Reaktörde Fulleren Üretimi, UKMK-5, Ankara, Eylül 2002


Harbec, D., Meunier, J.-L., Alexakis, T., Çiçek, B., Pacheco, M., Razafinimanana, M., Fullerene Synthesis Using C2Cl4: Results Using A Modified Cylindrical Reactor Design, 15th International symposium on Plasma Chemistry, Orleans,France, Temmuz 2001


Harbec, D., Çiçek, B., Meunier, J-L., Continuous Production of Fullerenes, 2nd Eastern Mediterranean Chemical Engineering Conference, Ankara, Mayıs 2001


Bayraktar, E., Çiçek, B., Mehmetoğlu, Ü., Modeling of a Packed Bed Bioreactor for the Citric Acid Production, 35th Annual Conference and Tri-National American-Turkish-Israeli, Techion, Haifa, March, 1999


Karaduman, A., Özdemir, O., Çiçek, B., Bilgesu, A.Y., Alçak Yoğunluk Polietilen Atıkların Çözücü Ortamında Değerlendirilmesi,XI. Ulusal Kimya Kongresi, Van, Haziran, 1997


Karaduman, A., Çiçek, B., Bilgesu, A.Y., Polistiren ve Polietilen Plastik Atıkların Çabuk Pirolizi, XI. Ulusal Kimya Kongresi, Van, Haziran, 1997


Karaduman, A., Çiçek, B., Bilgesu, A.Y., Plastik Atıkların Çabuk Piroliz ile Geri Kazanımı, UKMK-2, İstanbul, Eylül, 1996


Cicek, B., Senkan, S.M., Flame Structures of Chlorobenzene, Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Miami Beach, Florida, Kasım 1992


Cicek, B., Senkan, S.M., Combustion of Chlorobenzene, Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Los Angeles, California, Kasım 1991


Çiçek, B., Bilgesu, A.Y., Olcay, A., Erşahan, H., Flaş Pirolize Uğratılmış Kömürlerde Kükürt Dağılımı ve Magnetik Ayırmanın Kükürt Dağılımına Etkisi, V.Kimya ve Kimya Mühendisliği Simpozyumu, Ankara, Eylül, 1988