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dc.contributor.authorÇatal, Tunç
dc.contributor.authorGover, Tansu
dc.contributor.authorYaman, Buğra
dc.contributor.authorDroguetti, Jessica
dc.contributor.authorYılancıoğlu, Kaan
dc.date.accessioned2017-09-11T08:24:57Z
dc.date.available2017-09-11T08:24:57Z
dc.date.issued2017
dc.identifier.urihttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28488198
dc.identifier.urihttp://earsiv.uskudar.edu.tr/xmlui/handle/123456789/658
dc.description.abstractMicrobial electrochemical cells including microbial fuel cells (MFCs) and microbial electrolysis cells (MECs) are novel biotechnological tools that can convert organic substances in wastewater or biomass into electricity or hydrogen. Electroactive microbial biofilms used in this technology have ability to transfer electrons from organic compounds to anodes. Evaluation of biofilm formation on anode is crucial for enhancing our understanding of hydrogen generation in terms of substrate utilization by microorganisms. In this study, furfural and hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF) were analyzed for hydrogen generation using single chamber membrane-free MECs (17 mL), and anode biofilms were also examined. MECs were inoculated with mixed bacterial culture enriched using chloroethane sulphonate. Hydrogen was succesfully produced in the presence of HMF, but not furfural. MECs generated similar current densities (5.9 and 6 mA/cm2 furfural and HMF, respectively). Biofilm samples obtained on the 24th and 40th day of cultivation using aromatic compounds were evaluated by using epi-fluorescent microscope. Our results show a correlation between biofilm density and hydrogen generation in single chamber MECs.tr_TR
dc.language.isoengtr_TR
dc.relation.isversionof10.1007/s11274-017-2270-1tr_TR
dc.subjectAromatic compounds; Biofilm; Electricity; Hydrogentr_TR
dc.titleHydrogen production profiles using furans in microbial electrolysis cellstr_TR
dc.typeArticletr_TR
dc.contributor.departmentÜsküdar Üniversitesitr_TR


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