Assoc. Prof.

NESLİHAN SEMERCİ


Faculty of Engineering

Environmental Engineering

Department of Environmental Technology

Biography

Neslihan Semerci has received her Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering from Marmara University in 1997. She earned her MS degree in Environmental Engineering from Marmara University in 2000 and PhD in Environmental Technology from Boğaziçi University in 2007. She is currently a faculty member of Environmental Engineering at Marmara University, İstanbul, Turkey. Her current research interests include phosphorus recovery from different wastewater treatment plants (supernatant, excess sludge, sludge ash) through physico-chemical and biological processes, anaerobic dynamic membrane systems and nutrient removal processes. 

Education Information

2000 - 2007

2000 - 2007

Doctorate

Boğaziçi Üniversitesi, Çevre Bilimleri Enstitüsü, Çevre Teknolojisi Anabilim Dalı, Turkey

1997 - 2000

1997 - 2000

Post Graduate

Marmara University, Faculty of Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Turkey

1992 - 1997

1992 - 1997

Under Graduate

Marmara University, Faculty of Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Turkey

Dissertations

2007

2007

Doctorate

Effect of heavy metal speciation on nitrification inhibition

Boğaziçi Üniversitesi, Çevre Bilimleri Enstitüsü, Çevre Teknolojisi Anabilim Dalı

2000

2000

Post Graduate

Cost analysis in biological nutrient removal systems

Marmara Üniversitesi, Faculty of Engineering, Çevre Mühendisliği Bölümü

Research Areas

Environmental Engineering, Environmental Technology, Waste Water Collection and Treatment, Water Pollution and Control

Academic Titles / Tasks

2017 - Continues

2017 - Continues

Associate Professor

Marmara University, Faculty Of Engineering, Environmental Engineering

2009 - Continues

2009 - Continues

Assistant Professor

Marmara University, Faculty Of Engineering, Environmental Engineering

2002 - 2009

2002 - 2009

Lecturer

Marmara University, Faculty Of Engineering, Environmental Engineering

1998 - 2002

1998 - 2002

Research Assistant

Marmara University, Faculty Of Engineering, Environmental Engineering

Managerial Experience

2020 - Continues

2020 - Continues

Vice Dean

Marmara University, Faculty of Engineering, Environmental Engineering

2018 - 2020

2018 - 2020

Deputy Head of Department

Marmara University, Faculty of Engineering, Environmental Engineering

2013 - 2018

2013 - 2018

Erasmus Coordinator

Marmara University, Faculty of Engineering, Environmental Engineering

2012 - 2018

2012 - 2018

Farabi Coordinator

Marmara University, Faculty of Engineering, Environmental Engineering

Articles Published in Journals That Entered SCI, SSCI and AHCI Indexes

2020

2020

Phosphate recovery from sewage sludge supernatants using magnetic nanoparticles

Gulyás A., Genç S. , Can Z. S. , Semerci N.

Journal of Water Process Engineering, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier

2019

2019

Treatment of synthetic wastewater and cheese whey by the anaerobic dynamic membrane bioreactor

Pacal M., SEMERCİ N. , ÇALLI B.

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND POLLUTION RESEARCH, vol.26, no.32, pp.32942-32956, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

2019

2019

Phosphorus recovery from sewage sludge ash with bioleaching and electrodialysis

SEMERCİ N. , Kunt B., ÇALLI B.

International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation, vol.144, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

2018

2018

Anammox start-up strategies: the use of local mixed activated sludge seed versus Anammox seed

KOCAMEMİ B. , Dityapak D., SEMERCİ N. , Keklik E., Akarsubasi A., Kumru M., et al.

WATER SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, vol.78, no.9, pp.1901-1915, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

2016

2016

Fate of carbon, nitrogen and phosphorus removal in a post-anoxic system treating low strength wastewater

SEMERCİ N. , Hasilci N. B.

INTERNATIONAL BIODETERIORATION & BIODEGRADATION, vol.108, pp.166-174, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

2010

2010

Inhibition of respiration and distribution of Cd, Pb, Hg, Ag and Cr species in a nitrifying sludge

ÇEÇEN F., SEMERCİ N. , Geyik A. G.

JOURNAL OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, vol.178, pp.619-627, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

2010

2010

Inhibitory effects of Cu, Zn, Ni and Co on nitrification and relevance of speciation

ÇEÇEN F., SEMERCİ N. , Geyik A. G.

JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY AND BIOTECHNOLOGY, vol.85, no.4, pp.520-528, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

2009

2009

Effect of continuous Cd feeding on the performance of a nitrification reactor

SEMERCİ N. , ÇEÇEN F.

BIODEGRADATION, vol.20, no.2, pp.155-164, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

2009

2009

Modelling the relative toxicity of metals on respiration of nitrifiers using ion characteristics

SAÇAN M., ÇEÇEN F., ERTÜRK M. D. , SEMERCİ N.

SAR AND QSAR IN ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH, vol.20, pp.727-740, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

2007

2007

Importance of cadmium speciation in nitrification inhibition

Semerci N. , Cecen F.

JOURNAL OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, vol.147, pp.503-512, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

Refereed Congress / Symposium Publications in Proceedings

2018

2018

Assessment of Energy Efficiency in Wastewater

SEMERCİ N. , ÇALLI B.

Recyle and Reuse 2018, 24 - 26 October 2018

2018

2018

Electrodialytic Separation of Phosphorus From Heavy Metals After Bioleaching

SEMERCİ N. , KUNT B.

International Water Association (IWA) Ecotechnologies for Wastewater Treatment (EcoSTP18) Conference, 25 - 28 June 2018

2017

2017

Phosphorus Recovery from Waste Activated Sludge: Microwave Treatment and Ozonation with Acid & Alkaline Pre-treatments

Cosgun S., Semerci N.

Frontiers International Conference on Wastewater Treatment (FICWTM), Palermo, Italy, 21 - 24 May 2017, vol.4, pp.55-59 identifier

2017

2017

Bioleaching of Phosphorus from Sewage Sludge Ash

KUNT B., SEMERCİ N.

ICOCEE Capodacia 2017, 8 - 10 May 2017

2016

2016

Evaluation of phosphorus recovery from dried sludge and sludge ash with wet chemical leaching

Ahadi S., SEMERCİ N.

International Conference on Recyling and Reuse, 28 - 30 September 2016

2012

2012

Polyhydroxyalkanoate PHA production from Activated Sludge International Conference of Recycling and Reuse

SEMERCİ N. , Çitak F. T.

International Conference on Recycling and Reuse, İstanbul, Turkey, 4 - 06 June 2012

2012

2012

Existence of Denitrifying Phosphate Accumulating Organisms at Full Scale Wastewater Treatment Plants in Turkey

SEMERCİ N. , AYHAN M.

International Conference on Recycling and Reuse, İstanbul, Turkey, 4 - 06 June 2012

2011

2011

Evaluation of oxic and anoxic phosphate removal in a post-denitrification system

Semerci N. , Bakici N., Kocamemi B.

European Biotechnology Congress, İstanbul, Turkey, 28 September - 01 October 2011, vol.22 identifier

2010

2010

Effects of nitrite, oxygen and initial pH on biological phosphorus removal in a post-denitrification system

SEMERCİ N. , Bakici N., Kocamemi B. A.

14th International Biotechnology Symposium and Exhibition (IBS-2008), Rimini, Italy, 14 - 18 September 2010, vol.150 identifier

Supported Projects

Mobility Activity

2017 - 2017

2017 - 2017

Erasmus Programme

Lecturing

Accademia di Belle Arti-Palermo, Italy



Citations

Total Citations (WOS): 192

h-index (WOS): 5