Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry Master of Science Program (without thesis) Course List

Compulsory Departmental Courses

Elective Courses

Technical Elective Courses

CEAC Group Course

Must Course



Compulsory Departmental Courses

CEAC 500 - Graduation Project
Mezuniyet Projesi

MDES 600 - Research methodology
Rigorous, scholarly research, particularly theses or dissertations. Literature review, surveys, meta-analysis, empirical research design, formulating research questions, theory building, qualitative and quantitative data collection and analysis methods, validity, reliability, triangulation, building evidences, writing research proposal

Elective Courses

- Technical Elective

Technical Elective Courses

CEAC 507 - Advanced Chemical Reaction Engineering
Theoretical foundations of reaction rates, collision theory and transition state theory, thermochemistry of species and reactions, estimation of thermochemical and reaction rate parameters using empirical and quantum chemical methods, elementary reactions in the gas phase, elementary reactions on surfaces, diffusion and heterogeneous reactions, analysis and design of chemical reactors.

CEAC 511 - Molecular Pharmacology and Toxicology
History of toxicology and pharmacology, fundementals of toxicology and dosage-response relation, dosage and taking ways of toxic materails; factors influencing the toxic response: tendency, methabolism; biological and chemical factors affecting the methabolism and structure for toxic response; investigating the toxic effects with samples created by the usage of some chemicals.

CEAC 516 - Biology
The cellular basis of life, chemical constituents, the role of cell membrane, cellular energy, photosynthesis, cellular respiration, control of cellular activity, cell reproduction and genetic basis of life.

CEAC 519 - Biochemical Calculations
Solutions of numerical problems in biochemistry involving acid-base chemistry, blood buffers, chemistry of biological molecules, enzymes, biochemical energetics, spectrophotometry

CEAC 524 - Group Theory and Its Chemical Applications
Point group, symmetry operations, and ligand field theory concepts.

CEAC 529 - Spectroscopic Techniques
General introduction to spectroscopy, electronic absorption spectroscopy, vibration and Raman spectroscopy, nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, electron paramagnetic resonance spectroscopy, mass spectroscopy, x-ray crystallography, SEM, and TEM.

CEAC 540 - Chemical Process Industries
Chemical processing and the work of the chemical engineer, water conditioning and environmental protection, ceramic industries, Portland cements, calcium and magnesium compounds, glass industries, explosives, toxic chemical agents and propellants, surface-coating industries, food and food by-product processing industries, agrichemical industries, fragrances, flavors, and food additives, oils, fats, and waxes, soap and detergents, sugar and starch industries, pulp and paper industries; plastics ındustries; pharmaceutical industry. 

CEAC 551 - Functional and Smart Materials
Fundamental principles of electron and energy transfer, wires and related systems, switching electron- and energy transfer processes, light-harvesting antennae, memories, logic gates, conducting polymers, stimuli-responsive polymers, fullerene c60 and carbon nanotubes, sensors, actuators and nanomechanical devices, electronic and photonic devices, Schottky barrier diodes and field-effect transistors, batteries, supercapacitors, light emitting diodes, photovoltaic cells.

CEAC 554 - Electrochemical Methods: Fundamentals and Applications
General electrochemical concepts, electroanalysis, introduction to electrochemistry, equilibrium measurements, potentiometry, voltammetry, coulometry, chronometry, polarography, rotating electrodes, rate constants of electron transfer, spectroelectrochemistry, electrochemical ESR spectrometry, impedance, electrode preparation methods, cleaning.

CEAC 555 - Optoelectronic Materials and Devices
Organic materials for electronics and optoelectronics, conducting and semiconducting polymers, organic field-effect transistors, electron transport in materials,p- and n-type polymers, organic small molecules, organic light emitting diodes (LEDs), mechanism of light emission, electron and hole transport materials, emitting materials, organic electronic displays, organic photovoltaics, mechanism of photovoltaic conversion, semiconductors for bulk heterojunction photovoltaics, flexible systems, memory devices, actuators; smart windows, organic electrochromic materials, electrochromic devices.

CEAC 556 - Nanomaterials, Nanotechnologies and Design
Basic knowledge about nanomaterials and nanotechnologies, types of nanostructures and nanomaterials, synthesis and characterization techniques a broad knowledge of resulting properties application of nanomaterials in science and technology.

CEAC 557 - Conductive Polymers
Discovery and development of conductive polymers, polymerization techniques, chemical polymerization, electropolymerization, classes of conducting polymers, polyacetylenes, polyanilines, polypyrroles, polythiophenes, polycarbazoles, polyfluorenes, etc. and their derivatives, structure–property relationships, insulator–metal transition, metallic state in conducting polymers, band gap, conductivity, electroanalytical methods, doping-dedoping, electrochromic behavior, spectroelectrochemistry, voltametry, infrared spectroscopy, impedance, organic field-effect transistors, polymeric light-emitting diodes, organic electro-optic materials, batteries, supercapacitors, photovoltaic devices, (optical) biosensors, corrosion protection, artificial muscles, inkjet printing and patterning.

CEAC 577 - Petroleum Refinery Engineering
Introduction to petroleum refining and petrochemical ındustries, steam cracking and olefins production, emerging technologies for olefin production (such as methanol to olefins (mto), partial oxidation, dehydrogenation, metathesis), catalytic reforming and aromatics (btx) production, c8 aromatics, aromatics from pyrolysis gasoline and other sources, aromatics production from lower alkanes (z-forming), steam reforming and related processes, ethylene derivatives, propylene derivatives, c4 olefins derivatives, benzene derivatives, toluene and xylene derivatives.

Must Course

CEAC 501 - Advanced Organic Chemistry
Stereochemistry, carbocations, carbanions, free radicals, carbenes, and nitrenes, aliphatic substitution, organometallic substitution, aromatic substitution, aliphatic, alkenyl, and alkynyl substitution, addition to carbon–hetero multiple bonds, eliminations, rearrangements.

CEAC 502 - Advanced Biochemistry
The basic mechanism in metabolic reactions , regulations of metabolic reactions, importance of metabolic reactions in biological systems.

CEAC 503 - Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
Bronsted and Lewis acid-base concepts, coordination chemistry, molecular structures, point group reactions, redox reactions.

CEAC 504 - Advanced Analytical Chemistry
The analytical process and measurements, statistical treatment of analytical data, acid base equilibria, the solubility of precipitates, gravimetric analysis, volumetric analysis, precipitation titration, compleximetric titration, principles of oxidation reduction reactions, oxidation reduction titration, spectroscopic method of analysis,

CEAC 505 - Advanced Physical Chemistry
The properties of gases, the perfect gases, the real gases, the first law, thermochemistry, state functions and exact differentials, the second law, the direction of spontaneous change, concentrating on the system, combining the first and second laws, simple mixtures, the thermodynamic description of mixtures the properties of solutions, activities.

CEAC 509 - Advanced Heat and Mass Transfer
Principles and analogies of molecular heat and mass transport, convective heat and mass transport, interfacial heat and mass transfer,basic vectorial equation for mass transfer with chemical reaction, analytical and numerical solution of one dimensional transient transport equations, gas absorption with chemical reaction.