Prof. Dr. Sait Cemil SOFUOĞLU

Environmental Engineering Department

Department Chair

Professor Doctor

Contact Info:

  • +90 232 750 6648
  • Engineering Building – A, Room: 160
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Research Interests:
  • Characterization of Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)
  • Characterization of Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ)
  • Building Related Symptoms (BRS), Building Related Illness (BRI)
  • IAQ and Health Symptoms of Building Occupants
  • Indoor Environmental Quality and Health Symptoms of Building Occupants
  • Indoor Air Quality and Pollution Indices
  • Air Pollution and Control
  • Dry Deposition
  • Air Quality and Pollution Indices
  • Environmental Exposure Assessment
  • Environmental Risk Assessment
  • Ecological Risk Assessment
Recent publications:
  • Ayri I, Genisoglu M, Sofuoglu A, Kurt-Karakus PB, Birgul, A, Sofuoglu SC. The effect of military conflict zone in the Middle East on atmospheric persistent organic pollutant contamination in its north, Science of the Total Environment, 878, 162966, 2023. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2023.162966
  • Goren, A. Y., Genisoglu, M., Kazancı, Y., & Sofuoglu, S. C. (2022). “Countrywide Spatial Variation of Potentially Toxic Element Contamination in Soils of Turkey and Assessment of Population Health Risks for Nondietary Ingestion.ACS omega, 7(41), 36457-36467.
  • Sahin, C., Rastgeldi Dogan, T., Yildiz, M., & Sofuoglu, S. C. (2022). “Indoor environmental quality in naturally ventilated schools of a dusty region: Excess health risks and effect of heating and desert dust transport.” Indoor Air, 32(7), e13068.
  • Gungormus E, Sofuoglu A, Celik H, Gedik K, Mulder MD, Lammel G, Sofuoglu SC, Okten E, Ugranli T, Birgul A, Jones KC, Kurt-Karakus PB, “Selected Persistent Organic Pollutants in Ambient Air in Turkey: Regional Sources and Controlling FactorsEnvironmental Science and Technology, 55(14), 9434–9443, 2021. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.0c06272, 2021
  • Can-Terzi, B., Ficici, M., Tecer, L. H., & Sofuoglu, S. C. (2021). “Fine and coarse particulate matter, trace element content, and associated health risks considering respiratory deposition for Ergene Basin, Thrace.” Science of the Total Environment, 754, 142026.