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  Bachelor's, Ege University, Chemistry
  Master's, Institue of Marine Sciences, METU, Oceanography
  Doctorate, Institue of Marine Sciences, METU, Oceanography

Publications (INTERNATIONAL)

Journal Papers

  A.1 Kubilay, N., Koçak, M., Çokacar, T. and Oğuz, T., Influence of Black Sea and local biogenic activity on the seasonal variation of aerosol sulfur species in the eastern Mediterranean atmosphere.. "Global Biogeochemical Cycles", 16, (2002), p.1079.
  A.2 Markaki, Z., Oikonomou, K., Koçak, M., Kouvarakis, G., Chaniotaki, A., Kubilay,, Atmospheric deposition of inorganic phosphorus in the Levantine Basin, eastern Mediterranean: spatial and temporal variability and its role in seawater productivity. "Limnology and Oceanography", 48, (2003), p.1557–1568.
  A.3 Koçak, M., Nimmo, M., Kubilay, N.and Herut, B., Spatio-temporal aerosol trace metal concentrations and sources in the Levantine Basin of the Eastern Mediterranean. "Atmospheric Environment", 38, (2004), p.2133-2144.
  A.4 Koçak, M., Kubilay, N. and Mihalopoulos, N., Ionic composition of lower tropospheric aerosols at a Northeastern Mediterranean site: implications regarding sources and long-range transport.. "Atmospheric Environment", 38, (2004), p.2067-2077.
  A.5 Vrekoussis, M., Liakakou, E., Koçak, M., Kubilay, N., Oikonomou, K., Sciare, J., Seasonal variability of optical properties of aerosols in the Eastern Mediterranean. "Atmospheric Environment", 39, (2005), p.7083-7094.
  A.6 Kubilay, N., Oğuz, T. and Koçak, M., Ground-based assessment of Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS) data for dust transport over the northeastern Mediterranean.. "Global Biogeochemical Cycles", 19, (2005).
  A.7 Koçak, M., Kubilay, N., Herut, B. and Nimmo, M., Dry atmospheric fluxes of trace metals (Al, Fe, Mn, Pb, Cd, Zn, Cu) over the Levantine Basin: A refined assessment. "Atmospheric Environment", 39, (2005).
  A.8 Griffin, D. W., Kubilay, N., Koçak, M., Gray, M. A., Borden, T. C., and Shinn, E, Airborne desert dust and aeromicrobiology over the Turkish Mediterranean coastline. "Atmospheric Environment", 41, (2007), p.4050-4062.
  A.9 Koçak, M., Mihalopoulos, N., and Kubilay, N., Chemical composition of the fine and coarse fraction of aerosols in the northeastern Mediterranean. "Atmospheric Environment", 41, (2007), p.7351–7368.
  A.10 Koçak, M., Mihalopoulos, N., and Kubilay, N., Contributions of natural sources to high PM10 and PM2.5 events in the eastern Mediterranean. "Atmospheric Environment", 41, (2007), p.3806-3818.
  A.11 Koçak, M., Kubilay, N., Herut, B. and Nimmo, M., Trace metal solid state speciation in aerosols of the Northern Levantine Basin, East Mediterranean. "Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry", 56, (2007), p.239-257.
  A.12 Querol, X. et. al., Variability in regional background aerosols within the Mediterranean. "Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics", 9, (2009), p.4575–4591.
  A.13 Koçak, M., Mihalopoulos, N., and Kubilay, N., Origin and source regions of PM10 in the eastern Mediterranean atmosphere. "Atmospheric Research", 92, (2009), p.464-474..
  A.14 Koçak, M., Kubilay, N., Tugrul, S., Mihalopoulos, N, Atmospheric nutrient inputs to the northern levantine basin from a long-term observation: sources and comparison with riverine inputs. "Biogeosciences", 7, (2010), p.4037-4050.
  A.15 Seguret, M.J.M., et al., Iron solubility in crustal and anthropogenic aerosols: The Eastern Mediterranean as a case study. "Marine Chemistry", 126, (2011), p.229-238.
  A.16 Koçak, M., et. al., Particulate matter (PM10) in Istanbul: Origin, source areas and potential impact on surrounding regions. "Atmospheric Environment", 45, (2011), p.6891-6900.
  A.17 Kanakidou, M. et al., Megacities as hot spots of air pollution in the East Mediterranean. "Atmospheric Environment", 45, (2011), p.1223-1235.
  A.18 Im, U., Markakis, K., Koçak, M., Gerasopoulos, E., Daskalakis, N., Mihalopoulos,, Summertime Aerosol Chemical Composition in the Eastern Mediterranean and its Sensitivity to temperature. "Atmospheric Environment", 50, (2012), p.164-173.
  A.19 Koçak, M., Theodosi, C., Zarmpas, P., Séguret, M.J.M., Herut, B., Kallos, G.,, Influence of mineral dust transport on the chemical composition and physical properties of the Eastern Mediterranean aerosol. "Atmospheric Environment", 57, (2012), p.266-277.
  A.20 Theodosi, Stavrakakis, Koulaki, Stavrakaki, Moncheva, Papathanasiou, Sanchez, The significance of atmospheric inputs of major and trace metals to the Black Sea. "Journal of Marine Systems", 109-110, (2013), p.94-102.
  A.21 Im, Christodoulaki, Violaki, Zarmpas, Kocak, Daskalakis, Mihalopoulos,, Atmospheric deposition of nitrogen and sulfur over southern Europe with focus on the Mediterranean and the Black Sea. "Atmospheric Environment", 81, (2013), p.660-670.
  A.22 M. Koçak, Solubility of Atmospheric Nutrients over the Eastern Mediterranean: Comparison between Pure-Water and Sea-Water, Implications Regarding Marine Production.. "Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sicences", 15, (2015), p.59-71.
  A.23 M. Koçak, N. Mihalopoulos, E. Tutsak , C. Theodosi, P. Zarmpas, P. Kalegeri, PM10 and PM2.5 composition over the Central Black Sea: origin and seasonal variability. "Environmental Science and Pollution Research", 22, (2015), p.18076-18092.
  A.24 Koçak, M. et al., Atmospheric deposition of macronutrients (dissolved inorganic nitrogen and phosphorous) onto the Black Sea and implications on marine productivity. " Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences", 73, (2016), p.1727-1739.

Conference Papers


Book and Chapter in a Book

  A.1 Theodosi, C., Smouliotis, D., Zarmpas, P., Koçak, M., Mihalopoulos, N., Carbonaceous aerosols over the Mediterranean and Black Sea. "Advances in Meteorology, Climatology and Atmospheric Physics", (2013), p.1233-1238.

Publications (NATIONAL)


Book and Chapter in a Book

  A.1 Koçak M., Atmospheric Input of Inorganic Macro-Nutrients in the Eastern Mediterranean: Ramifications Regarding Marine Productivity. "THE TURKISH PART OF THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA MARINE BIODIVERSITY, FISHERIES,CONSERVATION AND GOVERNANCE", (2016).
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