Prof. Dr. Alper BABA

Civil Engineering Department

Professor Doctor

Contact Info:

Phone: +90-232-750 6807

Fax: +90-232-750 6801

Office: Civil Engineering Building, Room; C-201

E-mail: alperbaba@iyte.edu.tr

Web:  www.alperbaba.com.tr

 Education:

  • Ph.D. in Geological Engineering (Hydrogeology), Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, TURKEY
  • M.Sc. in Geological Engineering (Applied Geology), Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, TURKEY
  • B.S.  in Geological Engineering, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, TURKEY

Research Interests:

  • Water Resources
  • Groundwater 
  • Groundwater Contamination
  • Hydrogeology
  • Environmental Geology
  • Geothermal Energy
  • Engineering Geology

Recent Publications:

  • “Geochemical and hydrogeochemical characteristics and evolution of Kozaklı geothermal fluids, Central Anatolia, Turkey.” Mehmet Furkan Şener, Alper Baba , Place of Publication: Geothermics , 2019.

  • “Geological and hydrogeochemical properties of geothermal systems in the southeastern region of Turkey.” Alper Baba, Fuat Şaroğlu, İbrahim Akkuş, Nedret Özel, Mehmet İrfan Yeşilnacar, Mahmut Tahir Nalbantçilar, Mustafa Muammer Demir, Gülden Gökçen Akkurt, Şükrü Arslan, Nesrin Dursun, Tt Uzelli, Hh Yazdani , Place of Publication: Geothermics , 2019.

  • “Removal of metals and metalloids from acidic mining lake (AML) using olive oil solid waste (OSW).” Remzi İlay, Alper Baba, Yasemin Kavdir,Place of Publication: International Journal Of Environmental Science And Technology , 2019.

  • “Increasing solubility of metal silicates by mixed polymeric antiscalants.” Gokhan Topcu, Aslı Çelik,Ali Kandemir, Alper Baba, Mustafa Muammer Demir, Place of Publication: Geothermics , 2019.

  • “The relation of geogenic and antrophogenic factors with blood and hair lead and arsenic levels in women living in can and bayramic districts of canakkale province.”Alper Baba, Orhan Gündüz, Coşkun Bakar, Serdar Sulun, Dilşad Save, Place of Publication: Nobel Medicus , 2019.

  • “The injection of CO2 to hypersaline geothermal brine: A case study for Tuzla region.” Gökhan Topçu, Gonca Koç, Alper Baba, Mustafa Muammer Demir , Place of Publication: Geothermics , 2019.

  • “Thermal fluid circulation around the Karliova triple junction: Geochemical features and volcano-tectonic implications (Eastern Turkey).”Özgür Karaoğlu, Mohsen Bazargan, Alper Baba, John Browning , Place of Publication:Geothermics , 2019.

  • “Groundwater recharge estimation using HYDRUS 1D model in Alaşehir sub-basin of Gediz Basin in Turkey.” Serhat Tonkul, Alper Baba, Celalettin Şimşek, Seda Durukan, Ali Can Demirkesen, Gökmen Tayfur , Place of Publication: Environmental Monitoring And Assessment , 2019.

  • “A quality assessment of public water fountains and relation to human health: a case study from Yozgat, Turkey.”Alper Baba, Alican Demirkesen, Güllü Kirat, Serhat Koçoğlu, Vugar Ali Türksoy , Place of Publication:Water And Environment Journal , 2018.
  •  “Determining Water and Sediment Quality Related to Lead and Zinc Mining Activity.” Deniz Şanliyüksel Yücel, Alper Baba , Place of Publication: Archives OF Environmental Protection , 2018.
  •  “Groundwater in local development strategies: case of Izmir.” Koray Velibeyoğlu,Hamid Yazdani, Alper Baba , Place of Publication: Water Science And Technology: Water Supply , 2018.
  • “Developments in water dams and water harvesting systems throughout history in different civilizations.” Alper Baba, Chr Tsatsanifos, Fatma Gohary, Jacinta Palerm, Safillah Khan, Ali Mohammadian, Abdualkader Ahmed,Gökmen Tayfur,Yannis Dialyanas, Andreas Angalakis , Place of Publication: International Journal Of Hydrology , 2018.
  • “Investigation of Lithium Sorption Efficiency Using SWCNT Functionalized Electrospun Fiber Mats from the Hypersaline Geothermal Brine.” Aslı Çelik,Gökhan Topçu, Tuğba Isik, Alper Baba, Nesrin Horzum Polat, Mustafa Muammer Demir , Place of Publication: Materials Science Forum , 2018.
  • “Experimental modeling of silicate-based geothermal deposits.”Aslı Çelik, Gökhan Topçu, Alper Baba, Yaşar Akdoğan, Ufuk Şentürk, Mustafa Muammer Demir ,Place of Publication: Geothermics , 2017.

  • “Effect of Geogenic Factors on Water Quality and Its Relation to Human Health around Mount Ida, Turkey.” Alper Baba,Orhan Gündüz , Place of Publication:Water , 2017.
  • “Effect of geogenic factors on water quality and its relation to human health around Mount Ida, Turkey.” Alper Baba, Orhan Gündüz , Place of Publication:Water , 2017.

  • “Modeling of seawater intrusion in a coastal aquifer of Karaburun Peninsula, western Turkey.” Ahmed Mansour, Alper Baba, Orhan Gündüz, Celalettin Şimşek, Alper Elçi, Alim Murathan, Hasan Sözbilir, Place of Publication:Environmental Earth Sciences , 2017.
  • “The Health Risk Associated with Chronic Diseases in Villages with High Arsenic Levels in Drinking Water Supplies.” Orhan Gündüz, Coşkun Bakar, Celalettin Şimşek, Alper Baba, Alper Elçi, Hakan Gürlek, M Mutlu, Ayşe Çakir, Place of Publication:Exposure And Health , 2017.