Prof. Dr. Haluk Yücel

MailIing Address: INSTITUTE OF NUCLEAR SCIENCES  of ANKARA UNIVERSITY,  Tandoğan YERLESKESİ, 06100   ANKARA, TURKEY

Telephone No.:+90 312 212 85 77

Telefax No.: +90 312 215 33 07

E-MaIl Address:  haluk.yucel@ankara.edu.tr ;

                            alfa.haluky@gmail.com

                                                                    

1. EDUCATION

Name and Place of InstitutIon Field of Study Diploma or Degree Years Attended
      from to
ÇANKAYA HIGH SCHOOL, ANKARA, TR SCIENCE DIPLOMA 1970 1976
HACETTEPE UNIV. ENGLISH PREPARATION SCHOOL, ANKARA, TR LANGUAGE COMPULSORY EDUCATION 1976 1977
HACETTEPE UNIV., ENG. FACULTY, PHYSICS ENG. , ANKARA, TR PHYSICS B.SC. 1977 1981
HACETTEPE UNIV.,  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING NUCLEAR  ENGINEERING M.SC. 1981 1984
GAZİ UNIV. , SCIENCE AND TECH. INST. , ANKARA, TR PHYSICS  (NUCLEAR PHYSICS) PH. D. 1984 1992
TURKISH HIGHER EDUCATION COUNCIL, ANKARA, TR NUCLEAR PHYSICS ASSOC. PROF. (DOCENT) 1997

 2. RECENT EMPLOYMENT RECORDS

 

NAME AND PLACE OF EMPLOYER/ORGANIZATION TITLE OF YOUR POSITION TYPE OF WORK YEARS EMPLOYED
      FROM TO
GAZİ UNIV., ANKARA-TURKEY RES. ASSISTANT RESEARCH 1983 1986
TURKISH ATOMIC ENERGY AUTHORITY(TAEA), ANKARA-TURKEY ENGINEER NUCL. SAFETY 1986 1988
TAEA-ANKARA NUCL.RES.&TRAINING CENTER RESEARCH RESEARCH 1988 2003
TAEA-ANKARA NUCL.RES.&TRAINING CENTER DIRECTOR MANAGEMENT 2003 2005
TAEA-SARAYKÖY NUCL.RES.&TRAINING CENTER (SNRTC) HEAD OF DEPT. & RESEARCHER RESEARCH 2005 2007
INSTITUE OF NUCLEAR SCIENCES OF ANKARA UNIVERSITY RESEARCHER RESEARCH 2007 2009
TAEA-TURKISH STATES, NUCL.RES.&TRAINING CENTER         (TUDNAEM) DIRECTOR MANAGEMENT 2009 2010
INSTITUE OF NUCLEAR SCIENCES OF ANKARA UNIVERSITY RESEARCHER & ACADEMICIAN RESEARCH and EDUCATION (PROF.) 2010 CONT’D

3. DESCRIPTION OF WORK PERFORMED

-EDUCATION AND RESEARCH IN NUCLEAR SCIENCES.

-RADIATION DETECTION AND MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES.

– GAMMA-RAY SPECTROMETRY, ALPHA SPECTROMETRY, LSC. PROMPT GAMMA-RAY NAA, INAA IN SAFEGUARDS AND NUCLEAR FORENSICS RESEARCH, ENVIRONMENTAL RADIOACTIVITY MEASUREMENTS.

4. REVIEWER and EDITORIAL WORK PERFORMED in JOURNALS

 INTERNATIONALLY PUBLISHED:

1- ANNALS OF NUCLEAR ENERGY
2- RADIATION MEASUREMENTS
3- APPLIED RADIATION AND  ISOTOPES

4. JOURNAL OF RADIOANALYTICAL AND  NUCLEAR CHEMISTRY
PUBLISHED IN TURKEY:
1- TÜBİTAK-TURKISH JORUNAL OF ENGINEERING AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES
2- TÜBİTAK-TURKISH JORUNAL OF PHYSICS

3-SAREM-JOURNAL OF STRATEGIC STUDIES
5. SUPERVISER WORK IN MSc PH D Studıes

-Ph. D Thesis,: Mustafa Karadağ (YÖK Thesis No:13347),2003, Completed.

-Ph. D Thesis, M.Güray Budak (YÖK Thesis No:?), 2009, Completed.

-Ph. D Thesis, Esra Uyar (YÖK Thesis No:?), 2012, Continued.

-Ph. D Thesis, Kerem Duruer (YÖK Thesis No:?), 2012, Continued.

-Ph. D Thesis, Şölen ÇUBUKÇU (YÖK Thesis No:?), 2013, Continued.

-M.Sc. Thesis, İsmet Ergin, (YÖK Thesis No:93563),2000, Completed.

-M.Sc. Thesis, M.Güray Budak, (YÖK Thesis No:125946),2002, Completed.

-M.Sc. Thesis, Yaprak Engin, (YÖK Thesis No:?),2012, Completed.

-M.Sc. Thesis, Alptuğ Özer Yüksel, (YÖK Thesis No:?),2011, Continued.

-M.Sc. Thesis, Emre Güllüoğlu, (YÖK Thesis No:?),2012, Continued.

7. PROJECTS

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8. RECENT PUBLICATIONS

 He has over 60 publications written in English and Turkish related to his work.

Some of them appeared  in Science Citation Index-Core journals are as follows:

A1.YÜCEL, H., UYAR, E. ESEN, A.N., Measurements on the spectroscopic performance of CdZnTe coplanar grid detectors Applied Radiation and Isotopes, Vol. 70(8), pp. 1608-1615,  pp. (2012), Paper. DOI: 10.1016/j.apradiso.2012.04.027
A2. BUDAK, M.G., KARADAG, M YÜCEL, H., “Experimental determination of effective resonance energies for 158Gd(n,γ)159Gd and 179Hf(n,γ) 180mHf reactions” Annals of Nuclear Energy, Vol. 38 (11), pp. 2550-2556,  (2011), Paper.
A2. YÜCEL, H., KÖSE, E., ESEN, A.N., BOR, D., “Correction methodology for the spectral interfering g-rays overlapping to the analytical peaks used in the analysis of 232Th”, Applied Radiation and Isotopes, Vol.69, pp.890-896(2011), Paper. DOI: 10.1016/j.apradiso.2011.02.027
A3. BUDAK, M.G., KARADAG, M YÜCEL, H., “Determination of effective resonance energies for the (n,g) reactions of 152Sm and 165Ho by using dual monitors”, Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research B, Vol.268, pp.2578-2584 (2010), Paper. DOI: 10.1016/j.nimb.2010.06.037
A4. YÜCEL, H., SOLMAZ, A.N., KÖSE, E., BOR, D. “True coincidence-summing corrections for the coincident g-rays measured with coplanar grid CdZnTe detectors” Applied Radiation and Isotopes Vol.68, No.6, 1040-1048(2010), Paper. DOI: 10.1016/j.apradiso.2010.01.042
A5. YÜCEL, H., SOLMAZ, A.N., KÖSE, E., BOR, D. “Methods for spectral interference corrections for direct measurements of 234U and 230Th in materials by g-ray spectrometry”, Radiation Protection Dosimetry, Oxford Journals Vol.138, No.3, pp.264-277(2010), Paper. DOI: 10.1093/rpd/ncp239  
A6. YÜCEL, H., SOLMAZ, A.N., KÖSE, E., BOR, D.“A semi-empirical method for calculation of true coincidence corrections for the case of a close-in detection in g-ray spectrometry”, J. Radioanal. Nucl. Chem., Vol.283, No.2, 305-312(2010), Paper. DOI: 10.1007/s10967-009-0360-8
A7. YÜCEL, H., SOLMAZ, A.N., KÖSE, E., BOR, D.  “Spectral interference corrections for the measurement of 238U in materials rich in thorium by a high resolution g-ray spectrometry”, Applied Radiation and Isotopes, Vol.67, No.11, 2049-2056(2009), Paper. DOI: 10.1016/j.apradiso.2009.07.011
A8. YÜCEL, H., SOLMAZ, A.N., BOR, D. “Virtual photon interaction depths of CdZnTe detectors in the energy range of 50-662 keV”, J. Radioanal. Nucl. Chem., Vol.280, No.3, 569-575 (2009), Paper. DOI:10.1007/s10967-008-7441-y
A9. YÜCEL, H., DİKMEN, H. “Uranium enrichment measurements using the intensity ratios of self-fluorescence X-rays to 92* keV gamma ray in UXKa spectral region”, Talanta,78(2),410-417(2009), Paper. DOI: 10.1016/j.talanta.2008.11.030
A10. KARADAG, M., YÜCEL, H. “Measurement of thermal neutron cross section and resonance integral for the 174Yb(n,g)175Yb reaction by the cadmium ratio method reaction”, Nucl. Instrum. and Meth. Phys. Res. B, Vol.266, No:11, 2549-2555 (2008), Paper.
A11. BUDAK, M.G., YÜCEL, H., KARADAG, M., TAN, M. “Experimental determination of effective resonance energies for the (n,γ) reactions of  71Ga, 75As, 164Dy, 170Er by the cadmium ratio method”,  Annals of Nuclear Energy, Vol.35, No.8, 1433-1439(2008), Paper
A12. YÜCEL, H. “The applicability of MGA method for depleted and natural uranium isotopic analysis in the presence of actinides (232Th, 237Np, 233Pa and 241Am)”, Applied Radiation and Isotopes, Vol. 65, No.11, 1269-1280 (2007), Paper.
A13. YÜCEL, H., BUDAK, M.G., KARADAG, M. “Measurement of thermal neutron cross section and resonance integral for 170Er(n,g)171Er reaction using a 55Mn monitor”, Physical Review C,  Vol.76, Article No: 034610, 1-7 (2007), Paper.
A14. KARADAG, M., YÜCEL, H., BUDAK, M.G. “Measurement of thermal neutron cross section and resonance integral for (n,g) reactionin 152Sm”,  Annals of Nuclear Energy,  Vol.34, 188-193 (2007), Paper.
A15. TURHAN, Ş. YÜCEL, H., GÜNDÜZ, L., ŞAHİN, Ş., VURAL, M., PARMAKSIZ, A., DEMİRCİOGLU, B.Natural radioactivity measurement in pumice samples used raw materials in Turkey, Applied Radiation and Isotopes, Vol. 65, No.3, 350-354 (2007), Paper.
A16. TURHAN, Ş., ZARARSIZ, A. YÜCEL, H. “Sample geometry and efficiency determination of Bremmstrahlung radiation of 90Sr on gamma detection systems”, J. Radioanal. Nucl. Chem., Vol.269, No.1, 141-145 (2006), Paper.
A17.  KARADAG, M., YÜCEL, H. “Thermal neutron cross section and resonance integral for 164Dy(n,g)165Dy reaction”, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Res. A, Vol. 550,626-636(2005), Paper.
A18. YÜCEL, H., KARADAG, M. “Measurement of thermal neutron cross section and resonance integral for 165Ho(n,g)166gHo reaction by the activation method”, Annals of Nuclear Energy,  Vol.32, No.1, 1-11 (2005), Paper.
A19. YÜCEL, H., KARADAG, M. “Experimental determination of a shape factor in 1/E1+a epithermal-isotopicneutron source-spectrum by dual monitor method, Annals of Nuclear Energy, Vol.31, No.6, 681-695 (2004), Paper.
A20. TURHAN, Ş., YÜCEL, H., DEMİRBAŞ, A. “Prompt gamma neutron activation analysis of boron in samples with a 241Am-Be neutron source”. J. Radioanal. Nucl. Chem., Vol.262, No.3, 661-664, (2004), Paper.
A21. ARIKAN, P., ACAR, O., ACAR, R., AYCIK, G.A., ÇETİNER, M.A., DEMİREL, H., EFE, N.  GÖLGE, T., GÜRELLİER, R., KIRMAZ, R., TÜLÜMEN, Ş., YÜCELH., ZARARSIZ, A., AGUŞ, Y. “Establishment of quality system for nuclear analytical laboratories”, J. Radioanal. Nucl. Chem. Vol.259, No.3, 391-394, (2004), Paper.
A22. KARADAG, M., YÜCEL, H. , TAN, M. ÖZMEN, A. “Measurement of thermal neutron cross sections and resonance integrals for 71Ga(n,g)72Ga and 75As(n,g)76As by using 241Am-Be isotopic neutron source”, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Res. A, Vol.501, No.2/3, 524-535 (2003), Paper.
A23. YÜCEL, H., ÇETİNER, M. A., DEMİREL, H. “Use of 1001 keV peak of 234mPa daughter of 238U in  measurement of uranium concentration by  HPGe  gamma-ray spectrometry”, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A, Vol. 413, 74-82, (1998), Paper.
A24. ÇETİNER, M. A., DEMİREL, H., DEMİRBAŞ, A., YÜCEL, H., ÇELENK, İ. “Automation of a Pneumatic System by Controlling a Microcomputer Equipped with a Custom Add on Board for Neutron Activation Analysis”, Applied Radiation and Isotopes,  Vol. 48 , No.3,  397-402  (1997), Paper.
A25. YÜCEL, H., ÇETİNER, M. A., DEMİREL, H., “Dependence of photon interaction depth on linear attenuation coefficient in high pure Germanium Detectors”, Applied Radiation and Isotopes, Vol.47, No.5/6, 535-541 (1996), Paper.
A26. YÜCEL, H., ÖZMEN A. “Sorption and Migration of 137Cs attached to Organic Materials of Tea in Silty Clay Soil”, Radiation Physics and Chemistry, Vol. 47, No.2, 117-123(1996), Paper.
A27. YÜCEL, H., ÖZMEN A. “Migration of 137Cs Extracted from Contaminated Tea in Sandy Clay Soil”, Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology, Vol. 32, No.6, 547-555(1995), Paper.
A28. KARADAG, M., YÜCEL, H. “Measurement of thermal neutron cross-section and resonance integral for 186W(n,g)187W reaction by the activation method using a single monitor”, Annals of Nuclear Energy, 2004, Vol.31, 1285-1297, (2004), Technical Note.
A29. YÜCEL, H., KARADENİZ, H., ÇETİNER, M.A., DEMİREL, H., TURHAN, Ş. “Measurement of absolute intensity of 1001 keV gamma ray of 234mPa”, J. Radioanal. Nucl. Chem., Vol.258, No.2, 445-447(2003), Technical Note.
B1. YÜCEL, H. SOLMAZ, A.N., KURT, A., İNAL, T., BOR, D. “Detection efficiency of CdZnTe Detector in the range of 30-670 keV gamma ray energy for a disc source geometry”, Disk Kaynak Geometrisi İçin 30-670 keV Gama Işını Enerji Aralığında CdZnTe Dedektörünün Dedeksiyon Verimi”, Gazi Üniversitesi Mühendislik  Mimarlık Dergisi (GUMMF), Vol (Cilt): 23, No(Sayı): 3, 699-707 (2008) , Paper (Makale), Full Text (Tam Metinli).
Some  of  the proceedings published in International Symposium or Congress
C1. YÜCEL, H., ERGİN, İ., ÇETİNER, M.A., DEMİREL, H., TAN, M.,  ÖZMEN, A. “A Gamma Spectrometric Method for Direct Measurement of Uranium Contents in Solid Samples”, I. Eurasia Nuclear Science and Its Application, 23-27 Oct. 2000, İzmir, Turkey, Vol.2, pp.798-816. Printed Full Text.
C2. ÇETİNER, M.A., YÜCEL, H., TURHAN, Ş.,  ÖZMEN, A. ‘Estimation of the Production Costs of  67Ga, 201Tl, 123I and  111In Medically Important Radioisotopes by a Cyclotron Facility to be Installed at Ankara Nuclear Research and Training Center in Turkey, I. Eurasia Nuclear Science and Its Application, 23-27 October 2000, İzmir, Turkey, Vol.2, pp.882-892.Printed Full Text.
C3. YÜCEL, H., DEMİREL, H., KARADENİZ, H., ÇETİNER, B., PARMAKSIZ, A.., TURHAN, Ş., “Low level radioactivity measurements of  238U, 232Th, 40K and 137Cs in the environmental and industrial samples by high resolution gamma-ray spectrometry”, NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Environmental Protection Against Radioactive Pollution, 16-19 Sept. 2002, Almaty, Kazakhstan, Environmental protection against radioactive pollution, Kluwer Academic Publishers, NATO Science Series IV Earth and Environmental Sciences,    Vol.33, pp. 115-122 (2003). Printed Full Text.
C4. YÜCEL, H., DEMİREL, H., PARMAKSIZ, A., KARADENİZ, H., TÜRK ÇAKIR, İ., ÇETİNER, B., ZARARSIZ, A., KAPLAN, M., ÖZGÜR, S., KIŞLAL, H., HALİTLİGİL, M.B., TÜKENMEZ, İ. “Measurement of natural  radioactivity in phosphogypsum by high resolution gamma ray spectrometry, NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Radiation Safety Problems in the Caspian Region”, Kluwer Academic Publishers, NATO Science Series IV Earth and Environmental Sciences    Vol.41, pp. 197-204, (2004). Printed Full Text.
C5. YÜCEL, H., KARADAG, M., ÇETİNER, M.A., TAN, M., ÖZMEN, A. “Measurement of thermal neutron cross section and resonance integral for 139La(n,g)140La reaction by activation method using 241Am-Be neutron source”, Abstracts: p.136,II. Eurasian Conference on Nuclear Science and Its Application, Sept.16-19, 2002, Almaty, Kazakhstan. Full Printed Text.
C6. DEMİREL, H., ÇETİNER, M.A., YÜCEL, H., YURTSEVEN, İ., DEMİRCİOĞLU, B., KARADENİZ, H., ÖZMEN, A. “Effect of photon interaction depth in the determination of absolute efficiency of HPGe detector for liquid volume source”, Abstracts: pp.107-108, II. Eurasian Conference on Nuclear Science and Its Application, Sept.16-19, 2002, Almaty, Kazakhstan, Proceedings of 2nd Eurasian Conf. on Nuclear Science and Its Application Vol. 1, pp.202-212. Full Printed Text.
C7. ARIKAN, P., ACAR, O., ACAR, R., AYCIK, G.A., ÇETİNER,M.A., DEMİREL, H, EFE, N., GÖLGE, T. GURLLİER, R., KIRMAZ, R., TÜLÜMEN, Ş., YÜCEL, H., ZARARSIZ, A., AGUŞ, Y. “Analytical Quality Assurance/Quality Control of Nuclear Techniques within RER/2/004” International Conference on Isotopic and Nuclear Analytical Techniques for Health and Environment , IAEA-CN-103/115, 10-13 June 2003, Vienna, Austria. Printed full text.
C8. YÜCEL, H., YELTEPE, E., DİKMEN, H., VURAL, M.  “Uranium isotopic analysis of depleted uranium in presence of other radioactive materials by using nondestructive gamma-ray measurements in coaxial and planar Ge detectors”, p.101-112 in the Proceedings of   IV. Eurasian Conference on Nuclear Science and Its Application, 31 Oct. -3 Nov. 2006, Baku, Azerbaijan. Full Printed Text.
C9.SOLMAZ, A. N., BOR, D., YÜCEL, H.“Efficiency calibration of a well-type Ge detector for voluminous samples in cylindrical geometry”, NATO Science and Security Series B. Physics and Biophysics titled “New Techniques for the Detection of Nuclear and Radioactive Agents,193-205 (2009), Springer Science+Business Media B.V., ISBN 978-14020—9598-6,  NATO-ATC, 26-30 May, 2008 held in Muğla University, Muğla, Turkey. Full Printed Text.