Atilla Akkoyunlu

Rank & Status: 

Prof, full time

Phone Number: 

+90(212) 359-6428

Fax: 

+90(212) 287-2457, +90(212) 265-8488

Education: 

Ph.D.
Environmental Engineering
Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey
1984

M.S.
Sanitary Engineering
Iowa State University, U.S.A.
1981

M.S.
Environmental Engineering
Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey
1976

B.S.
Civil Engineering
Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey
1974

Service on the Faculty: 

Professor
2014-
 

Associate Professor
1989-2014
 

Assistant Professor
1984-1989
 

Original Appointment
1984

Experience: 

Consulting for the water distribution and sewer line projects and water, wastewater treatment projects for infrastructure systems for Government and private companies since 1986.

Awards: 

Plaque given by the Civil Engineering Dept. of METU for the contribution to the "Developments in Civil Engineering - 2nd Technical Congress"
1995

Plaque given by the Chamber of Mechanical Engineers of Ankara branch for the contribution to the "Engineering services in Turkey" panel
1991

Publications: 

Journal Publications

  • Akkoyunlu, A., Ertürk, F., "Evaluation of Air Pollution Trends in İstanbul". International Journal of Environmental Pollution, Vol. 18, No.4, 2003.
  • Akkoyunlu, A., Karpuzcu, M., Ertürk, F., Bayhan, H., "The Pollution Status and Environmental Effects of Izmit Bay (Marmara Sea, Turkey) Crossing via tube Tunnel or Bridge". Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, Vol. II, No.11, 2002, pp. 957-964
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  • Akkoyunlu, A., "Water Quality Assessment of Ömerli Dam Reservoir (İstanbul, Turkey)". Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, Vol. II, No.4, 2002, pp. 208-217.
  • İleri, R., Akkoyunlu, A., "Biosorption by immobilized dead biomass in a continuous sheet bioreactor". Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, Vol. 8, 1999, pp. 397-404.

 

Conference Proceedings

  • Akkoyunlu, A., "Managing of Watersheds of İstanbul (Turkey)". 5th Water Information Summit, Ft. Lauderdale, Fl, USA, October 23-25, 2002.
  • Çizmecioğlu, Z., Ertürk, F., Akkoyunlu, A., Bayhan, H., "Design of Cathodic Protection System at Kadıköy Pre-Treatment Plant for the Sea Outfall in İstanbul". 1st IWA Conference on Scaling and Corrosion in Water and Wastewater Systems Proceeding, 25-27 March 2003, Cranfield University Bedforshire, UK. pp.1-8

 

 

Memberships: 
  • International Association on Water Quality (IAWQ)
  • Specialist Group on Eutrophication in IAWQ
  • Turkish National Committee for Water Pollution Research
  • Turkish Chamber of Civil Engineers

 

Courses: 

Course Code
Course Title
Hours per Week

CE 593
Special Studies in Civil Engineering
3 hrs. lecture

CE 421
Environmental Engineering
3 hrs. lecture, 
1 hrs. recitation

CE 222
Introduction to Environmental Pollution and Control
3 hrs. lecture