Alp Yürüm

E-Mail
ayurumsabanciunivedu
Phone
0216-483-90 00 / 2404
Personal Web
Title
Researcher
Education
*Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, Middle East Technical University (2009)

Thesis subject 'The synthesis of titanium dioxide photocatalysts by sol-gel method: The effect of hydrothermal treatment conditions and use of carbon nanotube template'
Supervised by Prof. G. Karakaş

*M.S. in Chemical Engineering, Middle East Technical University (2003)

Thesis subject 'Development and evaluation of new ligands for removal of boron by polymer enhanced ultrafiltration'
Supervised by Prof. L. Yılmaz

*B.S. in Chemical Engineering (Honor Student), Middle East Technical University (2000)
Areas of Interest
Water Treatment, Photocatalysis, Nanomaterials, Meso-Microporous Materials, Fuel Cells, Lithium-Ion Batteries, Lithium Air Batteries, Hydrogen Storage, Energy, Carbon Materials
Memberships
Carbon Society American Chemical Society
Publications
  • Article
    Gohari-Bajestani, Zahra and Akhlaghi, Omid and Yürüm, Yuda and Yürüm, Alp (2017) "Synthesis of anatase TiO2 with exposed (001) facets grown on N-doped reduced graphene oxide for enhanced hydrogen storage", International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol.42, No.9, 6096-6103 ()
    Yarali, Miad and Biçer, Emre and Alkan Gürsel, Selmiye and Yürüm, Alp (2016) "Expansion of titanate nanotubes by the use of a surfactant and its improved performance as an anode in Li-ion batteries", Electrochimica Acta, Vol.220, 453-464 (SCI)
    Baysal, Mustafa and Yürüm, Alp and Yıldız, Burçin and Yürüm, Yuda (2016) "Structure of some western Anatolia coals investigated by FTIR, Raman, C-13 solid state NMR spectroscopy and X-ray diffraction", International Journal of Coal Geology, Vol.163, 166-176 (SCI)
    Goharibajestani, Zahra and Yürüm, Alp and Yürüm, Yuda (2016) "Decoration of graphene sheets with Pd/Al2O3 hybrid particles for hydrogen storage applications", International Journal of Hydrogen Energy (SI), Vol.41, No.23, 9810-9818 (SCI)
    Goharibajestani, Zahra and Yürüm, Alp and Yürüm, Yuda (2016) "Significant improvement in the hydrogen storage capacity of a reduced graphene oxide/TiO2 nanocomposite by chemical bonding of Ti-O-C", RSC Advances, Vol.6, No.39, 32831-32838 (SCI)
    Okyay Öner, Firuze and Yürüm, Alp and Yürüm, Yuda (2016) "Non-isothermal kinetics of pyrolysis of Turkish petroleum pitches", Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects, Vol.38, No.15, 2197-2204 (SCI)
    Nechaev, Yu S. and Filippova, V. P. and Tomchuk, A. A. and Yürüm, Alp and Yürüm, Yuda and Veziroğlu, T. N. (2016) "On the spillover effect of the solid H2 intercalation into GNF's", Nanosystems: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Vol.7, No.1, 204-209 (SCI)
    Yarali, Miad and Biçer, Emre and Alkan Gürsel, Selmiye and Yürüm, Alp (2015) "The effect of pH on the interlayer distances of elongated titanate nanotubes and their use as a Li-ion battery anode", Nanotechnology, Vol.27, No.1 (SCI)
    Nechaev, Yu S. and Filippova, V. P. and Yürüm, Alp and Yürüm, Yuda and Veziroğlu, Nejat (2015) "The reversible hydrogenation-dehydrogenation of membrane and epitaxial graphenes", Journal of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry Research, Vol.2, No.1, 421-456
    Okyay, Firuze and Yürüm, Alp and Yürüm, Yuda (2015) "Structural characterization of semicokes produced from the pyrolysis of petroleum pitches", Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, Vol.111, 15-26 (SCI)
    Yürüm, Alp and Alkan Gürsel, Selmiye and Saner Okan, Burcu and Taralp, Alpay and Bakan, Feray and Letofsky-Papst, Ilse and Yürüm, Yuda (2015) "Size and dispersion control of Pt nanoparticles grown upon graphite-derived nanosheets", Chemical Engineering Communications, Vol.202, No.12, 1645-1656 (SCI)
    Ergün, Aslı and Kocabaş, Özlem Züleyha and Yürüm, Alp and Yürüm, Yuda (2014) "Diffusion of alcohols and aromatics in a mesoporous MCM-41 material", Fluid Phase Equilibria, Vol.382, 169-179 (SCI)
    Nechaev, Yury S. and Yürüm, Alp and Tekin, Adem and Karatepe Yavuz, Nilgün and Yürüm, Yuda and Veziroğlu, T. Nejat (2014) "Fundamental open questions on engineering of "super" hydrogen sorption in graphite nanofibers: relevance for clean energy applications", American Journal of Analytical Chemistry, Vol.5, No.16, 1151-1165
    Yürüm, Alp and Kocabaş, Özlem Züleyha and Sezen, Meltem and Semiat, Raphael and Yürüm, Yuda (2014) "Fast deposition of porous iron oxide on activated carbon by microwave heating and arsenic (V) removal from water", Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol.242, 321-332 (SCI)
    Ergün Nalbant, Aslı and Kocabaş, Özlem Züleyha and Baysal, Mustafa and Yürüm, Alp and Yürüm, Yuda (2013) "Synthesis of mesoporous MCM-41 materials with low-power microwave heating", Chemical Engineering Communications, Vol.200, No.8, 1057-1070 (SCI)
    Yürüm, Alp and Taralp, Alpay and Bıçak, Niyazi and Özbelge, Hilmi Önder and Yılmaz, Levent (2013) "High performance ligands for the removal of aqueous boron species by continuous polymer enhanced ultrafiltration", Desalination, Vol.320, 33-39 (SCI)
    Saner Okan, Burcu and Yürüm, Alp and Görgülü, Neylan and Alkan Gürsel, Selmiye and Yürüm, Yuda (2011) "Polypyrrole coated thermally exfoliated graphite nanoplatelets and the effect of oxygen surface groups on the interaction of platinum catalysts with graphene-based nanocomposites", Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, Vol.50, No.22, 12562-12571 (SCI)
  • Papers in Conference Proceedings
    Yürüm, Yuda and Yürüm, Alp and Kocabaş, Özlem Züleyha and Semiat, Raphael, "Synthesis and characterization of iron-impregnated pre-oxidized activated carbon prepared by microwave radiation for As(V) removal from water", European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2013 , Vienna, Austria: European Geosciences Union 2013, 6865-6865
    Baysal, Mustafa and Kocabaş, Özlem Züleyha and Okyay, Firuze and Yürüm, Alp and Duygun, Fırat and İnan, Sedat and Yürüm, Yuda, "Biogasification and combustion reactions of Turkish lignites: adsorption behavior and biogasification of Soma lignite and co-combustion of Beypazari lignite with biomass", 11th International Biorelated Polymer Symposium / 243rd National Spring Meeting of the American-Chemical-Society (ACS), Washington, DC, USA: American Chemical Society, March 2012, 236-236
    Saner Okan, Burcu and Yürüm, Alp and Alkan Gürsel, Selmiye and Yürüm, Yuda, "New fuel cell electrodes made from graphene nanosheets and their nanocomposites", Oral, Ahmet (ed.), 7th Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference (NANOTR7), Istanbul, Turkey: Sabanci University 2011
    Yürüm, Yuda and Saner Okan, Burcu and Kocabaş, Özlem Züleyha and Okyay, Firuze and Nalbant Ergün, Aslı and Dumanlı, Ahu Gümrah and Yürüm, Alp, "Bor ve karbon nanomalzemelerin üretimi ve karakterizasyonu", Kocaeli Nanoteknoloji Günleri, Kocaeli, Türkiye: Kocaeli Üniversitesi 2011
  • Before SU Publications

    Miad Yarali, Emre Biçer, Selmiye Alkan Gürsel, Alp Yürüm, Expansion of titanate nanotubes by the use of a surfactant and its improved performance as an anode in Li-ion batteries, Electrochimica Acta, (2016) accepted.

    Mustafa Baysal, Alp Yürüm, Burçin Yıldız, Yuda Yürüm, Structure of some western Anatolia coals investigated by FTIR, Raman, 13C solid state NMR spectroscopy and X-ray diffraction, International Journal of Coal Geology, 163 (2016) 166-176.

    Zahra Gohari Bajestani, Alp Yürüm, Yuda Yürüm, Decoration of graphene sheets with Pd/Al2O3 hybrid articles for hydrogen storage applications, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 41 (2016) 9810-9818.

    Zahra Gohari Bajestani, Alp Yürüm, Yuda Yürüm, Significant improvement of the hydrogen storage capacity of reduced graphene oxide/TiO2 nanocomposite by chemical bonding of Ti–O–C, RSC Advances, 6 (2016) 32831.

    Firuze Okyay Öner, Alp Yürüm, Yuda Yürüm, Non-Isothermal Kinetics of Pyrolysis of Turkish Petroleum Pitches, Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects, 38 (2016) 2197-2204.

    Yury S. Nechaev, V. P. Filippova, A. A. Tomchuk, A. Yurum, Yu. Yurum, T. N. Veziroglu, On the spillover effect of the solid H2 intercalation into GNF’s, Nanosystems: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, 7 (2016) 204-209.

    Miad Yarali, Emre Biçer, Selmiye Alkan Gürsel, Alp Yürüm, The effect of pH on the interlayer distances of elongated titanate nanotubes and their use a Li-ion battery anode, Nanotechnology, 27 (2016) 015401.

    Firuze Okyay Öner, Alp Yürüm, Yuda Yürüm, Structural characterization of semicokes produced from the pyrolysis of petroleum pitches, Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 111 (2015) 15-26.

    Alp Yürüm, Selmiye Alkan Gürsel, Burcu Saner Okan, Alpay Taralp, Feray Bakan, Ilse Letofsky-Papst, Yuda Yürüm, Size and Dispersion Control of Pt Nanoparticles Grown Upon Graphite-Derived Nanosheets, Chemical Engineering Communications, 202 (2015) 1645-1656.

    Yury S. Nechaev, V. P. Filippova, Alp Yürüm, Yuda Yürüm, T. Nejat Veziroglu, The reversible hydrogenation-dehydrogenation of membrane and epitaxial graphenes, Journal of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry Research, 2 (2015) 421-456.

    Asli Nalbant Ergün, Züleyha Özlem Kocabas, Alp Yürüm, Yuda Yürüm, Diffusion of Alcohols and Aromatics in an MCM-41 Mesoporous Material, Fluid Phase Equilibria, 382 (2014) 169-179.

    Yury S. Nechaev, Alp Yürüm, Adem Tekin, Nilgün Karatepe Yavuz, Yuda Yürüm, T. Nejat Veziroglu, Fundamental Open Questions on Engineering of “Super” Hydrogen Sorption in Graphite Nanofibers: Relevance for Clean Energy Applications, American Journal of Analytical Chemistry, 5 (2014) 1151-1165.

    Alp Yürüm, Züleyha Özlem Kocabaş-Ataklı, Meltem Sezen, Raphael Semiat, Yuda Yürüm, Fast Deposition of Porous Iron Oxide on Activated Carbon by Microwave Heating and Arsenic (V) Removal from Water, Chemical Engineering Journal, 242 (2014) 321-332.

    Yürüm Alp, Taralp Alpay, Bıçak Niyazi, Özbelge Hilmi Önder, Yılmaz Levent, High Performance Ligands for the Removal of Aqueous Boron Species by Continuous Polymer Enhanced Ultrafiltration, Desalination, 320 (2013) 33-39.

    Yürüm Yuda, Okan Burcu Saner, Okyay Firuze, Yürüm Alp, Dinç Fatma, Görgülü Neylan, Gürsel Selmiye Alkan, An Improved Technique for the Exfoliation of Graphene Nanosheets and Utilization of Their Nanocomposites as Fuel Cell Electrodes, Key Engineering Materials, 543 (2013) 9-12.

    Ergün Asli Nalbant, Kocabaş Züleyha Özlem, Baysal Mustafa, Yürüm Alp, Yürüm  Yürüm Yuda, Synthesis of Mesoporous MCM-41 Materials with Low-Power Microwave Heating, Chemical Engineering Communications, 200:8 (2013) 1057-1070.

    Saner Burcu, Yürüm Alp, Gorgülü Neylan, Alkan Gürsel Selmiye, Yürüm Yuda, Polypyrrole Coated Thermally Exfoliated Graphite Nanoplatelets and The Effect of Oxygen Surface Groups on the Interaction of Pt Catalysts with Graphene-Based Nanocomposites, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 50 (2011) 12562-12571.

    Aytar Pınar, Gedikli Serap, Şam Mesut, Ünal Arzu, Çabuk Ahmet, Kolankaya Nazif, Yürüm Alp, Desulphurization of some low-rank Turkish lignites with crude laccase produced from Trametes versicolor ATCC 200801, Fuel Processing Technology, 92-1 (2011) 71-76.

    Erdural Beril, Yürüm Alp, Karakaş Gürkan, Bakır Ufuk, Antimicrobial Properties of Titanium Nanoparticles, Vaseashta, Ashok K., Mihailescu, Ion N. (Eds.), NATO Science for Peace and Security Series B: Physics and Biophysics, Functionalized Nanoscale Materials, Devices and Systems II, Springer  (2008) 409-414.

    Erdural Beril K., Yürüm Alp, Bakır Ufuk, Karakaş Gürkan, Hydrothermal Synthesis of Nanostructured TiO2 Particles and Characterization of Their Photocatalytic Antimicrobial Activity, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 8-2 (2008) 878-886.