Fatih Doğan KOCA | Water Management

Assoc Prof Dr  Fatih Doğan  KOCA: Leading Research in Water Management 
Assoc. Prof. Dr. at  Erciyes University, Turkey

🌱🔬Dr. Fatih Dkoca is an Associate Professor at Erciyes University, specializing in Environmental Biology and Hydrobiology. He holds a Ph.D. in Biology/Hydrobiology, with a focus on the biosynthesis, characterization, and genotoxic effects of CuO, ZnO, and TiO2 nanoparticles using Mentha aquatica L. plant extract. Dr. Dkoca’s postgraduate research explored the biological response of Ceratophyllum demersum L. to Cr(II) and Cr(VI) exposure.🌍🌾

Publication Profile:🌟👨‍🎓
👨‍🎓 Education:
  • Ph.D., Erciyes University, Biology, 2017
  • M.Sc., Erciyes University, Biology, 2012
  • B.Sc., Erciyes University, Biology, 2009
📚 Dissertations:

Ph.D. Bio-synthesis and Characterization of CuO, ZnO, and TiO2 Nanoparticles using Mentha aquatica L. Plant Extract and Their Genotoxic Effects, 2017.M.Sc.: Biological Response of Ceratophylum demersum L. to Cr(II) and Cr(VI) Exposure: Concentration and Application Period Effects, 2012

🔍 Research Areas:

Life Sciences, Environmental Biology, Environmental Pollution, Hydrobiology, Fresh-Water Biology, Natural Sciences

👨‍🏫 Academic Titles:

Associate Professor, Erciyes University, Veterinary Faculty, Preclinical Sciences, 2022 – Present-Assistant Professor, Erciyes University, Veterinary Faculty, Preclinical Sciences, 2018 – 2022-Research Assistant, Erciyes University, Faculty of Science, Biology, 2011 – 2017

Research Focus 🌱🔬

Dr. Fatih D. Koca’s research primarily revolves around the fascinating intersection of nanotechnology and environmental biotechnology. With a focus on organic@inorganic hybrid nanoflowers, his work delves into diverse applications. From catalytic and antimicrobial activities utilizing cucumber leaf and Desmarestia menziesii algae extracts to the synthesis of hybrid nanoflowers using lichen and macroalga extracts, Dr. Koca explores the potential of these nanostructures in diverse fields. His investigations extend to organic-inorganic hybrid nanocomposites, emphasizing green synthesis and their neurotoxic effects. This research contributes significantly to the fields of nanoscience, biopolymers, and materials with promising environmental implications. 🌱🔍

 

Publications:🌐🔬

Water Management in Agriculture

Introduction of Water Management in Agriculture

Dive into the essential domain of Water Management in Agriculture research, where the lifeline of cultivation meets the challenges of conservation. In this field, the delicate balance between water utilization and sustainability takes center stage, ensuring that every drop contributes to  bountiful harvests without compromising our precious water resources.

Precision Irrigation Technologies 💦

Embarking on a journey of precision, this subtopic explores advanced irrigation technologies that optimize water usage in agriculture, from sensor-driven systems to automated irrigation techniques, ensuring efficiency and resource conservation.

Drought Resilience and Crop Adaptation Strategies 🌱

Navigating arid landscapes, this area investigates innovative strategies to enhance crop resilience in the face of drought From drought-resistant crop varieties to water-saving cultivation practices, the focus is on sustainable agriculture in water-scarce environments.

Water Quality Management in Agriculture 🚰

Delving into the purity of the source, this subtopic examines measures to maintain water quality in agricultural practices. From mitigating contamination risks to sustainable water treatment, the aim is to ensure the availability of clean water for agricultural needs.

Community-Based Water Resource Management 🌍

Empowering communities, this research explores models of collaborative water resource management, involving local stakeholders in decision-making processes to ensure equitable distribution and sustainable use of water for agriculture

Climate Change and Adaptive Water Management 🌧️

Addressing the impact of a changing climate, this subtopic focuses on adaptive water management strategies in agriculture. From anticipating shifts in precipitation  patterns to developing resilient water infrastructure, the goal is to navigate the uncertainties of climate change.

Introduction to Sustainable Agriculture Introduction to Sustainable Agriculture research: Sustainable Agriculture research represents a pivotal shift in agricultural practices, aiming to balance the needs of the present without compromising the
Introduction to Sustainable Crop Production Systems research: Sustainable Crop Production Systems research represents a critical frontier in agricultural science, striving to meet global food demands while minimizing environmental impact. This
Introduction Sustainable Livestock Production Systems Sustainable Livestock Production Systems research stands at the forefront of agricultural innovation, aiming to balance the global demand for animal products with ecological, economic, and
Introduction of Agroforestry and Sustainable Land Management  Agroforestry and Sustainable Land Management research embody a harmonious alliance between agriculture and forestry, aiming to optimize land use while preserving environmental integrity.
Introduction of Climate Change and Agriculture Climate Change and Agriculture research address the profound impacts of shifting climatic patterns on global food systems. This critical field aims to develop adaptive
Introduction of Sustainable Food Processing and Distribution Sustainable Food Processing and Distribution research is at the forefront of transforming the entire food supply chain. This field seeks innovative solutions to
Introduction of Food Security and Nutrition Food Security and Nutrition research stand as vital pillars in the pursuit of global well-being. This field addresses the complex interplay of factors influencing
Introduction of Sustainable Agricultural Policies and Governance Sustainable Agricultural Policies and Governance research form the backbone of efforts to transform agricultural systems. This field investigates the design and implementation of
Introduction of Sustainable Agriculture and Social Justice Sustainable Agriculture and Social Justice research converge at the intersection of equitable food systems and environmentally responsible practices. This field examines how agricultural
Introduction of Sustainable Agriculture and Innovation Sustainable Agriculture and Innovation research represent a dynamic synergy driving the evolution of agricultural practices. This field investigates groundbreaking technologies, strategies, and approaches that