Avci, MSc. A.H. (Ahmet)

Avci, MSc. A.H. (Ahmet)

EDUCATION

2014-still PhD, The Erasmus Mundus Doctorate in Membrane Engineering (EUDIME), University of Calabria (Home University), Supervisor:  Dr. Efrem Curcio PhD, the Erasmus Mundus Doctorate in Membrane Engineering (EUDIME), KU Leuven (1st Host University), Supervisor:  Prof. Ivo Vankelecom 

2010-2013 Master of Science, Chemical Engineering, Istanbul Technical University Thesis: Ternary mixed matrix membranes for CO2 separation Supervisor: Prof. Dr. S. Birgul Tantekin Ersolmaz

2007-2010 Bachelor Degree, Chemical Engineering, Istanbul Technical University

2005-2007 Bachelor Degree, Chemical Engineering, Hacettepe University

PUBLICATION

Avci AH, Sarkar P, Tufa RA, et al. Effect of Mg2+ ions on energy generation by Reverse Electrodialysis. 2016;520:499-506. doi:10.1016/j.memsci.2016.08.007.

PRESENTATIONS

2011   A. H. Avcı, F. Hoppenbrouwer, S. Halitoğlu-Velioğlu, M. G. Ahunbay, Ş. B. Tantekin-Ersolmaz, (2011, September), Mixed-gas permeation and CO2 plasticization behavior of ternary mixedmatrix membranes (MMMs). Poster presented at “International Congress on Membranes and Membrane Processes (ICOM 2011)”, Amsterdam.

2012 A. H. Avcı, H. Ishakoglu, Çigdem Atalay-Oral, S. Birgul TantekinErsolmaz, (2012, September), Ternary mixed matrix membranes for CO2 separation. Poster presented at “National Chemical Engineering Congress (UKMK-10)”, Istanbul.

2013 A. H. Avcı and Ş. B. Tantekin-Ersolmaz, (2013, November), Effect of Polymer Molecular Weight On CO2 Separation Performance of SAPO-34/6FDA-DAM/Additive Ternary Mixed Matrix

University of Calabria, , Department of Environmental and Chemical Engineering, Cubo 45/A, Rende, Cosenza, 87036, Italy
Membranes, Oral presentation at “2013 American Institute of Chemical Engineering Annual Meeting”, San Francisco

2016 Ahmet H. Avci, Pinkey Sarkar, Diego Messana, Enrica Fontananova, Gianluca Di Profio, Efrem Curcio, (2016, March), Effect of MgCl2 on Energy Generation by Reverse Electrodialysis, Oral presentation at “International Conference on Nanotechnology Based Innovative Applications for the Environment (NINE 2016), Roma

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2010-2013 Teaching Assistant, Chemical Engineering, Istanbul Technical University 

Courses;

 Process Control  Chemical Engineering Laboratory I  Mathematical Modeling in Chemical Engineering   Transport Phenomena I

WORK EXPERIENCE

2010-2013   Teaching Assistant at Istanbul Technical University

2008 Summer   Sales Assistant at Brenntag, Turkey

2007 Summer   Ride Operator at Cedar Point Amusement Park, Ohio, USA

2005 Summer  (3 days) Ticket Control Officer at Istanbul Park-Turkey leg of F1 race.

LANGUAGES   English, Italian (pre-Intermediate)

TECHNICAL SKILLS  Gas Permeation Device, Ion Chromatography (IC), Gel Permeation Chromotography (GPC), Intelligent Gravimetric Analyser (IGA), Thermal Gravimetric Analyser (TGA), Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC), Fourier-Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR).

REFERENCES
Prof. Dr. S. Birgul Tantekin Ersolmaz (M.Sc. thesis supervisor) Chemical Engineering, Istanbul Technical University 
 +90 212 285 61 52  ersolmaz@itu.edu.tr

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Devrim Baris Kaymak  Chemical Engineering, Istanbul Technical University
+90 212 285 35 39  devrim.kaymak@itu.edu.tr

Dr. Efrem Curcio, Chemical Engineering, University of Calabria
+39 340 675 87 80  e.curcio@unical.it