Dr. Fatih Deniz
Department of Environmental Protection Technologies
Harran University, Sanlıurfa, Turkey
Associate Professor


2012  Ph.D., Kahramanmaras Sutcu Imam University, Biological Sciences
2008  M.Sc., Gaziantep University, Biological Sciences
2006  B.Sc., Gaziantep University, Biological Sciences


  1. Deniz F., Tezel Ersanli E., A natural macroalgae consortium for biosorption of copper from aqueous solution: Optimization, modeling and design studies. International Journal of Phytoremediation. (SCI-E) Accept.
  2. Deniz F., Tezel Ersanli E., An ecofriendly approach for bioremediation of contaminated water environment: Potential contribution of a coastal seaweed community to environmental improvement. International Journal of Phytoremediation, Doi: 10.1080/15226514.2017.1374335. (SCI-E) In press.
  3. Deniz F., Tezel Ersanli E., Application of a novel phyco-composite biosorbent for biotreatment of aqueous medium polluted with manganese ions. International Journal of Phytoremediation, Doi: 10.1080/15226514.2017.1337074. (SCI-E) In press.
  4. Deniz F., Karabulut A., Biosorption of heavy metal ions by chemically modified biomass of coastal seaweed community: Studies on phycoremediation system modeling and design. Ecological Engineering, 106:101-108. (SCI) 2017.
  5. Deniz F., Kepekci RA., A promising biosorbent for biosorption of a model hetero-bireactive dye from aqueous medium. Fibers and Polymers, 18:476-482. (SCI-E) 2017.
  6. Deniz F., Kepekci RA., Bioremoval of Malachite green from water sample by forestry waste mixture as potential biosorbent. Microchemical Journal, 132:172-178. (SCI) 2017.
  7. Deniz F., Kepekci RA., Exploration of biosorption potential of forest industry by-product for removal of reactive dye from aqueous solution. Fibers and Polymers, 18:278-284. (SCI-E) 2017.
  8. Deniz F., Kepekci RA., Biosorption of Food Green 3 by a novel green generation composite biosorbent from aqueous environment. International Journal of Phytoremediation, 19:579-586. (SCI-E) 2017.
  9. Deniz F., A novel eco-biosorbent for decontamination of hazardous dye from aqueous medium. Journal of Polymers and the Environment, 25:1242-1250. (SCI-E) 2017.
  10. Deniz F., Kepekci RA., Efficiency of modified composite biosorbent for bioremoval of phosphate ions in aqueous area: Process modeling studies. Journal of Polymers and the Environment, 25:649-657. (SCI-E) 2017.
  11. Deniz F., Kepekci RA., Elimination of a common hazardous dye from aqueous solution by a novel alkaline-treated multi-component biosorbent. Research on Chemical Intermediates, 43:561-575. (SCI) 2017.
  12. Deniz F., Tezel Ersanli E., Simultaneous bioremoval of two unsafe dyes from aqueous solution using a novel green composite biosorbent. Microchemical Journal, 128:312-319. (SCI) 2016.
  13. Deniz F., Tezel Ersanli E., Removal of colorant from simulated wastewater by phyco-composite material: Equilibrium, kinetic and mechanism studies in a lab-scale application. Journal of Molecular Liquids, 220:120-128. (SCI) 2016.
  14. Deniz F., Kepekci RA., Dye biosorption onto pistachio by-product: A green environmental engineering approach. Journal of Molecular Liquids, 219:194-200. (SCI) 2016.
  15. Deniz F., Kepekci RA., Biosorption of dye from synthetic wastewater using alga enriched in phenolic compounds. Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy, 35:737-742. (SCI) 2016.
  16. Deniz F., Kepekci RA., Equilibrium and kinetic studies of azo dye molecules biosorption on phycocyanin-extracted residual biomass of microalga Spirulina platensis. Desalination and Water Treatment, 57:12257-12263. (SCI-E) 2016.
  17. Deniz F., Kepekci RA., Bioremediation of contaminated water with unnatural dye using blue-green alga Spirulina platensis. Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy, 34:1414-1419. (SCI) 2015.
  18. Deniz F., Dye biosorption from water employing chemically modified Calabrian pine cone shell as an effective biosorbent. Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy, 34:1267-1278. (SCI) 2015.
  19. Deniz F., Optimization of biosorptive removal of dye from aqueous system by cone shell of Calabrian pine. Scientific World Journal, Article ID 138986. (SCI-E) 2014.
  20. Deniz F., Effective removal of Maxilon Red GRL from aqueous solutions by walnut shell: Nonlinear kinetic and equilibrium models. Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy, 33:396-401. (SCI) 2014.
  21. Deniz F., Potential use of shell biomass (Juglans regia L.) for dye removal: Relationships between pseudo-second-order kinetic model parameters and biosorption efficiency. Desalination and Water Treatment, 52:219-226. (SCI-E) 2014.
  22. Deniz F., Optimization of biosorption conditions for color removal by Taguchi DOE methodology. Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy, 32:1129-1133. (SCI) 2013.
  23. Deniz F., Optimization of methyl orange bioremoval by Prunus amygdalus L. (almond) shell waste: Taguchi methodology approach and biosorption system design. Desalination and Water Treatment, 51:7067-7073. (SCI-E) 2013.
  24. Deniz F., Dye removal by almond shell residues: Studies on biosorption performance and process design. Materials Science & Engineering C-Materials for Biological Application, 33:2821-2826. (SCI-E) 2013.
  25. Deniz F., Color removal from aqueous solutions of metal-containing dye using pine cone. Desalination and Water Treatment, 51:4573-4581. (SCI-E) 2013.
  26. Deniz F., Adsorption properties of low-cost biomaterial derived from Prunus amygdalus L. for dye removal from water. Scientific World Journal, Article ID 961671. (SCI-E) 2013.
  27. Deniz F., Karaman S., Removal of an azo-metal complex textile dye from colored aqueous solutions using an agro-residue. Microchemical Journal, 99:296-302. (SCI) 2011.
  28. Deniz F., Saygideger SD., Karaman S., Response to copper and sodium chloride excess in Spirulina sp. (Cyanobacteria). Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 87:11-15. (SCI) 2011.
  29. Deniz F., Karaman S., Removal of Basic Red 46 dye from aqueous solution by pine tree leaves. Chemical Engineering Journal, 170:67-74. (SCI)  2011.
  30. Deniz F., Karaman S., Saygideger SD., Biosorption of a model basic dye onto Pinus brutia Ten.: Evaluating of equilibrium, kinetic and thermodynamic data. Desalination, 270:199-205. (SCI) 2011.
  31. Deniz F., Saygideger SD., Removal of a hazardous azo dye (Basic Red 46) from aqueous solution by princess tree leaf. Desalination, 268:6-11. (SCI) 2011.
  32. Deniz F., Saygideger SD., Investigation of adsorption characteristics of Basic Red 46 onto gypsum: Equilibrium, kinetic and thermodynamic studies. Desalination, 262:161-165. (SCI) 2010.
  33. Deniz F., Saygideger SD., Equilibrium, kinetic and thermodynamic studies of Acid Orange 52 dye biosorption by Paulownia tomentosa Steud. leaf powder as a low-cost natural biosorbent. Bioresource Technology, 101:5137-5143. (SCI) 2010.
  34. Saygideger SD., Deniz F., Effect of 24-epibrassinolide on biomass, growth and free proline concentration in Spirulina platensis (Cyanophyta) under NaCl stress. Plant Growth Regulation, 56:219-223. (SCI) 2008.

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