RESEARCH ASSISTANT İFFET IŞIL GÜRTEN İNAL    
Name : İFFET IŞIL
Surname : GÜRTEN İNAL
E-Mail : igurten@eng.ankara.edu.tr
Phone Number : +90 203 35 04/ 34 60
Title : RESEARCH ASSISTANT
Unit : FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
Department : CHEMICAL ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT
Personal Information

 

 

EDUCATION

 

2008- 2016    PhD 

                      Chemical Eng. Dept. Ankara University

2005-2008     Masters

                      Chemical Eng. Dept. Ankara University

 2001-2005    Bachelor 

                      Chemical Eng. Dept. Ankara University

 

 

THESIS

 

Masters

Production of Adsorbent from Waste Tea and Investigation of Adsorption Properties of the Adsorbent Produced

 

PhD

Use of  Biomass Based Activated Carbons as Electrode Materials in Electrochemical Double-Layer Capacitors

 

 

WORK  EXPERIENCE

 

2005-… Research Assistant, Chemical Eng. Dept. Ankara University


September 2014-September 2015  Visiting Researcher, Department of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Sciences, The University of Manchester

 

RESEARCH FIELDS

 

Porous solid particle production
Production of
 activated carbon  from biomass

Particle characterisation
Adsorption
Microwave
energy and applications

Energy materials

Energy storage
Supercapasitors

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

Articles

Gurten Inal I.I, Holmes S., Banford A., Aktas Z. The performance of supercapacitor electrodes developed from chemically activated carbon produced from waste tea,  Applied Surface Science 357 2015 696–703.

I.Isil Gurten, Meryem Ozmak, Emine Yagmur, Zeki Aktas, 2012.‘’Preparation and characterisation of activated carbon from waste tea using K2CO3’’, Biomass and Bioenergy, 37, 73-81.

 

 International Presentations

I.Isil Gurten, Prabhuraj Balarkisnian, Stuart Holmes and Zeki Aktas, Evaluation of the use of tomato plant and waste tea based activated carbons as electrode materials for supercapacitors, 12th International Conference on Materials Chemistry (MC12), 20-23/07/2015 University of York, UK.

 Prabhuraj Balarkrishnan, I.Isil Gurten Inal, Zeki Aktas and Stuart Holmes, Activated Carbon prepared from waste tea as anode gas diffusion layer in Direct Methanol fuel cells (DMFCs), 12th International Conference on Materials Chemistry (MC12), 20-23/07/2015 University of York, UK.

 Yavuz Gokce, I. Isil Gurten Inal, Emine Yagmur and Zeki Aktas, Nitric acid modified activated carbons as electrode materials for supercapacitors, 12th International Conference on Materials Chemistry (MC12), 20-23/07/2015 University of York, UK

 B. Ozdincer, K. K. Maniam, I. I. G. Inal, Z. Aktas, S. M. Holmes, Graphene-activated carbon hybrid material as a catalyst support for low temperature polymer electrolyte fuel cells, Proceeding of Advanced Materials World Congress, 23-26 August 2015, Stockholm.

Kranthi Kumar Maniam, Prabhuraj Balakrishnan, Iffet Isil Gurten Inal,  Zeki Aktas,  Stuart Martin Holmes, A Biomass based Activated Carbon as the Cathode Gas Diffusion Layer in Low Temperature Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells, Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Technical Conference 2015, 19 – 21 May 2015, Birmingham. 

T. Aktar, I.I.G. Inal, E. Yagmur, N. Sych, V.V. Strelko,  Z. Aktas, ‘’Preparation and characterisation of activated carbon from dogwood stone with microwave pre-treatment’’, 9th International Symposium on Characterisation of Porous Solids (IX COPS 2011), 5-8 June 2011Dresden/ Germany,1, 205, 2011.

I.I. Gurten Inal, M. Ozmak, E. Yagmur , Z. Aktas, ‘’Examination of Adsorptive Behaviour of Activated Carbon from Waste Tea by Chemical Activation with Microwave Energy’’ 6th Chemical Engineering Conference for Collaborative Research in Eastern Mediterranean Countries (EMCC-6), 7-12/03/2010, Antalya/Turkey.

 

M. Ozmak,  E. Yagmur,  E. Demirkan,  I.I. Gurten,  Z. Aktas 'Microwave pretreatment in activated carbon production from biomass', 15 th International Symposium on Enviromental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, MESAEP,  October 7-11 2009 Bari-Italy.

 

M.Asim Ozkan, I.I. Gurten,  M. Ozmak,  E. Yagmur, Z. Aktas 'Adsorption of methylene blue from aqueous solution on activated carbon produced from waste tea', 15 th International Symposium on Enviromental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, MESAEP,  October 7-11 2009 Bari-Italy.

Gurten I.I, Ozmak M, Yagmur E, Aktas Z. ‘Preparation and characterization of activated carbon from waste tea by chemical activation with K2CO3’, 18th International Congress of Chemical and Process Engineering 24-28/08/2008, Prague/Czech Republic.

 

National Presentations

 

İ. Işıl Gürten İnal, Deniz Yiğit, Mustafa Güllü,  Zeki Aktaş, ‘’ Çay Atığından Üretilen Aktif Karbonların Elektrokimyasal Çift Tabaka Kapasitörlerde Elektrot Malzemesi Olarak Kullanılabilirliği’’ Uluslararası Katılımlı Elektrokimya Çalıştayı-Nanoyapı Modifiye  Elektrokimyasal ve Biyoelektrokimyasal Sistemler-23-28/06/2013 Muğla.

 

I.I. Gurten Inal, M. Ozmak, E. Yagmur , Z. Aktas, “Çay Atıgından  İki Farklı Kimyasal Aktivasyon Aracı Kullanılarak Elde Edilen Aktif Karbonların Yüzey Özelliklerinin Karsılastırılması” X. Ulusal Kimya Mühendisliği Kongresi (UKMK-10), 3-6/09/2012, İstanbul.

 

I.I. Gurten Inal, M. Ozmak, E. Yagmur , Z. Aktas, “İki Farklı Sistemde Çay Fabrikası Atığından Elde Edilen Aktif Karbonların Karakterizasyonu” IX. Ulusal Kimya Mühendisliği Kongresi (UKMK-9), 22-25/06/2010, Ankara.

M. Ozmak, I.I. Gurten Inal, E. Yagmur , Z. Aktas, ‘’Çay Atıklarından Aktif Karbon Üretimi ve Adsorpsiyon Proseslerinde Kullanımı’’  IX. Ulusal Kimya Mühendisliği Kongresi (UKMK-9), 22-25/06/2010, Ankara.

Gurten, I.I., Ozmak, M., Yagmur, E., Aktas, Z.  ‘ Kullanılmış Çaydan K2CO3 Aktivasyonu ile Aktif Karbon Üretimi ve Karakterizasyonu’, VIII. Ulusal Kimya Mühendisliği Kongresi (UKMK-8), 26-29/08/2008, Malatya.

 

COURSES (undergraduate)

 

KYM 136 Technical Drawing

KYM 202 Thermodynamics

KYM 207 Physicochemistry

KYM 306 Chemical Reaction Engineering

CHE 309 Engineering Thermodynamics

KYM 312 Mass Transfer

KYM 332 Chemical Engineering Mathematics

KYM 342 Instrumental Analysis

KYM 351 Chemical Engineering Laboratory I

KYM 415 Process Desing-I

KYM 416 Process Desing-II

KYM 453 Chemical Engineering Laboratory II

KYM 454 Chemical Engineering Laboratory III

 

PROJECTS

2013-2015 Ankara University BAP - 13B4343001

Feasibility of biomass based activated carbons as electrode material in electrochemical double layer capacitors

2010-2011 TÜBİTAK ÇAYDAG-109M400

Preparation and Characterization of Low-Cost High Porous Active Carbons from Agricultural by-Products and Their Adsorption Capacities

2007-2009  TÜBİTAK MAG-107M306

 The Effect of Microwave Energy on the Production of Activated Carbon from Tea Factory Wastes