Visiting Associate Professor

2016, Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University

Bio

Dr. Orak is a Visiting Associate Professor at CIS. She is an Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental Engineering at Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkiye. Prior to moving to Turkey Dr. Orak worked as a Postdoctoral Associate at The US Department of Energy-The National Energy Technology Laboratory and Carnegie Mellon University in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Pittsburgh, US. Orak is an environmental engineer with a multi-disciplinary research background. Her research interests include environmental statistics, mathematical modeling for sustainable systems, environmental risk assessment, decision support, and environmental health.

 
Office

Dubai Academic City, F-L2-28

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+971 2 599 3451

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Teaching Areas

Environmental engineering, mathematical modeling for environmental systems, environmental sustainability

Research and Professional Activities

Investigation of greenhouse gas emissions from municipal solid waste management practices using an economic input-output life cycle analysis approach

Effect of ambient air pollution and meteorological factors on the potential transmission of COVID-19 in Turkey

The Impacts on Greenhouse Gases Emission during the COVID-19 lockdown in the US: An Economic Input-Output Life Cycle Assessment

The impacts of COVID-19 lockdown on PM10 and SO2 concentrations and association with human mobility across Turkey

Identifying and quantifying source contributions of air quality contaminants during unconventional shale gas extraction

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