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Mr Hakan Bakir

Science and Engineering Faculty,
Chemistry, Physics, Mechanical Engineering,
Energy and Process Engineering

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Name
Mr Hakan Bakir
Position(s)
Research Engineer
Science and Engineering Faculty,
Chemistry, Physics, Mechanical Engineering,
Energy and Process Engineering
Discipline *
Chemical Engineering, Agricultural Biotechnology, Crop and Pasture Production
Phone
+61 7 3138 1390
Fax
+61 7 3138 4132
Email
Location
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Qualifications

Bachelor of Chemical Engineering (The University of Melbourne)

Keywords

process engineering, sugar, clarification, filtration, separation

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

 

This information has been contributed by Mr Hakan Bakir.

Experience

Professional Experience: 

  • 2014 to present Research Fellow, CTCB – Bioprocessing, Centre for Tropical Crops and Biocommodities, Queensland University of Technology.
  • 2007 to 2014 Research Fellow, Sugar Research and Innovation, Centre for Tropical Crops and Biocommodities, Queensland University of Technology.
  • 2006 to 2007 Shift Superintendent at Harwood Refinery & Mill, NSW Sugar Milling Co-operative.
  • 2003 to 2006 Process Improvement Co-ordinator, SDS Beverages Food and Wine, PTY LTD.
  • 1995 to 1997 Data Capture Officer, Lower Murray Water, VIC
  • 1993 to 1995Engineering Assistant, Wentworth Shire Council, NSW.
  • 1989 Junior Process Engineer, CHEMPLEX AUSTRALIA in Melbourne.
This information has been contributed by Mr Hakan Bakir.

Publications


Research projects

Grants and projects (Category 1: Australian Competitive Grants only)

Title
Advanced Computer Simulation of Sugar Factories - SysCAD (3874)
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
QUT040
Start year
2010
Keywords
Mass Balances; Energy Balances; Process Simulation; Computer Simulation; Process Flowsheet
Title
Implement Supervisory/Advisory Control of Pan and Fugal Stations (3875)
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
QUT038
Start year
2010
Keywords
Supervisory Control; Fuzzy Logic; Expert Systems; Process Models; Forecasting
Title
Reducing the Economic and Environmental Risks of Large Scale Bagasse Storage Through Depithing
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
QUT039
Start year
2010
Keywords
Bagasse; Dust; Pith; Combustion; Depiting
Title
Biomass Characterisation Facility for Extended Stockpile Model Accuracy and Capability (3951/3952)
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
QUT049
Start year
2011
Keywords
Biomass; Combustion; Model; Spontaneous; Storage
Title
Evaluate Brazilian mud filtration technology to increase the profitability and environmental performance of Australian factories (3959/3960)
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
QUT048
Start year
2011
Keywords
Cake Moisture; Mud Filtration; Retention; Rotary Vacuum Filtration; Technopulp
Title
Evaluation of mud filtrate clarification options to improve factory performance (3956)
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
QUT046
Start year
2011
Keywords
Clarification; Filtrate; Mud Recycle
Title
Improving the Performance and Specification of Evaporator Stations (3948/3949 - QUT050)
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
QUT050
Start year
2011
Keywords
Heat Transfer Coefficients; Juice Evaporation; Robert Evaporators
Title
Determination of factory processing procedures to better manage sugar quality issues(4045)
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
QUT057
Start year
2012
Keywords
Clarification; Crystallisation; Sugar Manufacturing; Sugar Quality
Title
Flocculation and Sedimentation of Slow Settling Mud and Mud Cake Conditioning(4055)
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
QUT056
Start year
2012
Keywords
Clarification; Clays; Flocculation; Juice; Sugar Manufacture