Belgassim BOUTRA | Environmental Science Award | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Belgassim BOUTRA | Environmental Science Award | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Belgassim BOUTRA, UDES, Algeria

Dr. Belgassim BOUTRA 🌟🔬🌍 is a distinguished researcher at the Solar Equipment Development Unit, UDES. He holds a Doctorate in Environmental Engineering from USTHB University, Algeria (2019) and a HDR (2022). His expertise encompasses advanced oxidation processes (AOPs), photocatalysis, adsorption, and disinfection for wastewater treatment. Dr. BOUTRA has made significant contributions to environmental science, emphasizing sustainable and innovative technologies. His work is documented in numerous publications and patents, making a substantial impact in the field of environmental engineering. 🌿💧🔧

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Research Focus

Dr. Belgassim BOUTRA’s research focus primarily lies in environmental engineering 🌍🔬, particularly in the advanced treatment of wastewater 💧🔧. His work emphasizes the development of innovative photocatalytic materials 🧪✨, such as ZnO and MnFe₂O₄ composites, for the degradation of harmful pollutants under sunlight ☀️🔬. Dr. BOUTRA explores sustainable methods like solar photodegradation 🌞🔄 and artificial neural networks for water treatment optimization 🧠💧, aiming to improve water quality and promote reuse 🌿🚿. His contributions significantly impact environmental sustainability, water purification, and clean energy technologies 💡⚡, addressing pressing issues related to climate change adaptation and pollution control 🏞️🌍.

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Lyndon Nii Adjiri Sackey | Environmental Science | Best Researcher Award

Lyndon Nii Adjiri Sackey | Environmental Science | Best Researcher Award

Dr Lyndon Nii Adjiri Sackey,Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and,Ghana

Dr. Lyndon Nii Adjiri Sackey, an accomplished Environmental Scientist with a Ph.D. in Environmental Chemistry and Technology. 🌱 He possesses extensive experience in academia, research, and practical environmental management, including ecotoxicology and waste management. 🧪 Dr. Sackey has contributed significantly to the field through his research on topics such as wood leachates’ impact on aquatic environments and the ecotoxicity of construction waste. 🌍 With a commitment to ethical standards, he serves as a Lecturer at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, nurturing future environmental leaders while continuing his impactful research.

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From the vibrant halls of Accra Academy, where my journey began, to the scientific rigor of Accra Technical University, I laid the foundation of my academic pursuit. 🏫 Moving forward, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology sculpted my understanding of Environmental Science, leading me to delve deeper into its complexities with a BSc. (Hons) and later an MSc. 🌍 Furthering my knowledge, I traversed to the Czech Republic, where the University of Pardubice broadened my horizons in Public Administration. Eventually, my quest for understanding led me to the University of Chemistry and Technology in Prague, where I attained a Ph.D. in Environmental Chemistry and Technology, specializing in Ecotoxicology. 🎓

Work history

As an academic journeyed from assisting in ecotoxicology research to lecturing at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, their passion for environmental science shines through. 🌱 During their doctoral years in Prague, they delved into wood leachate and constructional waste’s impact on aquatic life, mastering statistical analysis tools like GraphPad Prism. In Amsterdam, they explored micro-plastics’ toxicity on soil invertebrates, honing skills in ecotoxicological tests and bioaccumulation assessments. Their earlier stint as Assistant Operations Manager at Waste Landfills Company Ltd equipped them with practical insights into waste management, tender preparation, and staff training. 🗑️

Research experience

In their academic journey, the researcher embarked on a multifaceted exploration 🌿 of environmental ecotoxicology, delving into various aspects of pollutant impact on aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems. Their Ph.D. work centered on assessing the ecotoxicological effects of wood leachates on aquatic organisms 🦆, utilizing duckweed, algae, and daphnia as bio-indicators. Concurrently, they investigated the environmental repercussions of concrete and concrete waste on Lemna minor and Daphnia magna. Through consultancy and thesis supervision, they extended their expertise, aiding Master’s students in researching spruce chips leachate ecotoxicity and concrete waste impact. Their broad spectrum of research endeavors reflects a dedicated commitment to understanding and mitigating environmental threats. 🌍

Research focus

Rev. Can. Prof. J.J.M Martey, a Senior Lecturer at Methodist University College with previous experience as the rector of IPS School of Business studies, specializes in the intersection of environmental ethics and sustainable development. 🌱 His research focus delves into the ethical dimensions of environmental management practices, exploring how principles of stewardship and social responsibility can inform sustainable policies and actions. Prof. Martey’s work not only contributes to academia but also fosters a deeper understanding of the moral imperatives driving environmental conservation efforts, inspiring action towards a more sustainable future. 📚

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Exploring the impacts of microplastics and associated chemicals in the terrestrial environment–Exposure of soil invertebrates to tire particles

Ecotoxicological effects on Lemna minor and Daphnia magna of leachates from differently aged landfills of Ghana

A review of the principles of composting: understanding the processes, methods, merits, and demerits

Environmental impact of concrete and concrete-based construction waste leachates

Assesement of the quality of leachate at Sarbah landfill site at Weija in Accra

Multivariate studies and heavy metal pollution in soil from gold mining area

Risk assessment of heavy metals concentration in cereals and legumes sold in the Tamale Aboabo market, Ghana

Impact of accumulation of copper from application of copper-based fungicides on soil properties in Ghana

Assessing the effects of tropical wood leachate to Desmodesmus subspicatus, Lemna minor and Daphnia magna

Production of bioethanol from plantain and yam peels using Aspergillus niger and Saccharomyces cerevisiae

From the ground up: Unveiling Ghana’s soil quality crisis and its ecological and health implications

The Use of Performance Measurement Techniques in Local Government

Addressing global environmental pollution using environmental control techniques: a focus on environmental policy and preventive environmental management

Remediation of mined soil using shea nut shell (Vitellaria paradoxa) as an amendment material

Determination of heavy metal pollution in the Dankran river in the Bekwai Municipality of Ghana

Understanding the distribution, source-pattern and geochemical controls of soils in an artisanal mine site during a ban on illegal mining activities: Is a ban an absolute solution?

Assessing the quality of sewage sludge: CASE study of the Kumasi wastewater treatment plant

Road construction and its socio-economic and health impact: a case study of Atonsu lake road

Ecotoxicological Effect of Aged Wood Leachates to Aquatic Organisms

Abhishek Kumar Tripathi | Solar Energy Award | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Abhishek Kumar Tripathi | Solar Energy Award | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Abhishek Kumar Tripathi, Aditya University, India

Abhishek Kumar Tripathi, an accomplished Senior Assistant Professor at Aditya Engineering College, specializes in research at the intersection of IoT, AI, and green energy applications in mining. With a Ph.D. from NIT Karnataka and a strong academic background, he has published prolifically in esteemed journals, garnering notable citations and awards. His expertise spans solar PV panel performance, mining automation, and environmental sustainability, reflected in his numerous patents and research grants. Passionate about cricket and music, he balances academia with personal interests, embodying a dynamic spirit 🌱🔬📚.


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📚 Academic Achievements

Abhishek Kumar Tripathi holds a Ph.D. from the National Institute of Technology Karnataka and has garnered impressive academic credentials throughout his career, including a high CGPA in his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees. He has also qualified the GATE exam in Electrical Engineering, showcasing his proficiency in the field.

🏆 Achievements and Recognitions

Recognized for his contributions, Tripathi has received several awards, including Best Researcher awards and Best Research Paper awards at international conferences. He serves as an editor and reviewer for prestigious journals, contributing to the scholarly community.

Research Focus

Dr. AK Tripathi’s research primarily centers around solar energy harvesting and the optimization of photovoltaic (PV) systems. His work encompasses various aspects such as the performance evaluation of PV panels under different conditions including humidity, dust deposition, shading, and temperature variations. Additionally, he explores innovative approaches like tilted single-axis and azimuth-altitude dual-axis solar tracking systems to enhance solar energy capture efficiency. Dr. Tripathi’s research contributes significantly to advancing the understanding of renewable energy technologies and their practical applications, particularly in optimizing solar energy systems for sustainable and efficient electricity generation.


Aykut Fatih Güven | Renewable Energy | Best Researcher Award

Assist Prof Dr. Aykut FatihGüven | Renewable Energy | Best Researcher Award

Assist Prof Dr. Aykut FatihGüven, Yalova University, Turkey

Aykut Fatih Güven, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Yalova University, Turkey. With a background from Karadeniz Technical University, he earned his M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering in 2004 and later completed his Ph.D. at Kocaeli University in 2022. Dr. Güven’s expertise spans renewable energy, hybrid energy systems, electric vehicles, control systems, power analysis, artificial intelligence, and meta-heuristic optimization. Previously, he served in the Energy Systems Engineering department at Yalova University. His passion for advancing technology and sustainable solutions is evident in his dynamic research. 🌐⚡🔬

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Education and qualifications:

Dr. Aykut Fatih Güven, an accomplished academic, embarked on his educational journey at Karadeniz Technical University, earning his Undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering from 1996 to 2000. Delving deeper into his field, he pursued a Master’s degree, culminating in an M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the same institution (2000-2004). His academic prowess continued at Kocaeli Universitesi Fen Bilimleri Enstitusu, where he devoted his efforts to a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from 2018 to 2022. Dr. Güven’s commitment to advancing his expertise is evident in his extensive educational background, positioning him as a distinguished figure in the realm of Electrical Engineering. ⚙️🎓✨

Employment :

Dr. Aykut Fatih Güven, a distinguished academic, currently serves as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical Electronics Engineering at Yalova University since October 30, 2023. Prior to this, from February 20, 2015, until October 30, 2023, he held the position of Dr. at Yalova Üniversitesi Mühendislik Fakültesi in Energy Systems Engineering. Dr. Güven’s journey in academia showcases a seamless transition from a role focused on energy systems to his current responsibilities in electrical and electronics engineering. His commitment to both fields is marked by continuous contributions and expertise, positioning him as a valuable asset in academia. 🏢🔍👨‍🏫

Research Focus:

Dr. Aykut Fatih Güven is a pioneering researcher with a primary focus on optimizing green energy systems. His expertise encompasses the design and performance analysis of autonomous green energy systems, employing multi and hybrid metaheuristic optimization approaches. With an extensive background in energy system engineering, he has conducted groundbreaking studies on the feasibility and economic analysis of independent hybrid energy systems for various regions. Dr. Güven’s dedication extends to investigating the impacts of DC fast charging stations for electric vehicles and exploring metaheuristic algorithms for optimizing hybrid energy systems in isolated rural environments. His work is a beacon in advancing sustainable solutions for the future. 🌱🔍💡

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  1. Design optimization of a stand-alone green energy system of university campus based on Jaya-Harmony Search and Ant Colony Optimization algorithms approaches
  2. Performance analysis of autonomous green energy system based on multi and hybrid metaheuristic optimization approaches
  3. Bahçelievler Belediye Başkanlık Binasının Enerji İhtiyacının Güneş ve Rüzgar Sistemi ile Karşılanması, Optimizasyonu ve Maliyet Analizi
  4. DC Fast Charging Station Modeling and Control for Electric Vehicles
  5. Multi-Objective Optimization of an Islanded Green Energy System Utilizing Sophisticated Hybrid Metaheuristic Approach
  6. Balıkesir İli Erdek İlçesi İçin Bağımsız Hibrit Enerji Sisteminin Fizibilite Çalışması Ve Ekonomik Analizi
  7. Afyon Oruçoğlu Termal Otelinin Enerji İhtiyacını Karşılayacak Güneş Enerji Sisteminin Tasarlanması, Optimizasyonu Ve Maliyet Analizi
  8. Feasibility Study and Techno-Economic Analysis of Stand-Alone Hybrid Energy System for Muğla Province Köyceğiz
  9. Yalova Üniversitesi Merkez Kampüsünde Elektrik Enerji Kalitesini Etkileyen Harmoniklerin İncelenmesi
  10. Assessing metaheuristic algorithms in determining dimensions of hybrid energy systems for isolated rural environments: Exploring renewable energy systems with hydrogen storage …