Prof. Dr. Baki VAROL

 

Adres : Ankara Üniversitesi Mühendislik Fakültesi Jeoloji Mühendisliği Bölümü 06100 Tandoğan, Ankara

               Türkiye

            Ankara University, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Geological engineering ,06100 Tandoğan, 

            Ankara, Turkey

 

  Tel       :   0.312. 2126720 /1327

  Fax      :   0.312 . 2150487

  e-mail  :  varol@eng.ankara.edu.tr

 

  Teaching activity :

  Graduate :             General Geology

                                 Field Geology

                                 Sedimentary Petrography

 

 Postgraduate:          Basen Analyses ( Carbonate environments)

                                 Evaporites

 

Resarch Fields :        Carbonate rocks (especially dolomites )  , evaporites and basin modelling

 

 

Research Projects :   Evaporite depositional environments of central Anatolian Neogene lake basins ;  Mineralogical and sedimentological properties of Thernardite , glauberite deposits in the Çankırı- Çorum basin ;

Messinien evaporites in Cyprus ;       

 

 

Publications (SCI) :

 

Conrad., M.A., & Varol,B., 1990, Cylindroporella taurica n.sp. urges to rewiew different patterns of calcification in the Mesozoic Dasycladales (Green Algea). Archieves des Sciences Geneve, 43, 193-214

 

Kazancı,N., & Varol,B., 1990., Development of a mass flow-dominated fan-delta complex and associated reefs within a transgressive Paleocene succession, central Anatolia , Turkey. Sedimentary Geology, 68,261-278.

 

Varol,B., Magaritz,M., 1992, Dolomitization, time boundaries and unconformities: examples from the dolostone of the Taurus Mesozoic sequence, south-central Turkey.Sedimentary Geology, 76, 117-133.

 

Kazancı,N., & Varol,B., 1993 The occurrence and significance of beekite in Paleocene alluvial-fan deposits in central Turkey. Terra Nova, 5, 36-39.

 

Varol,B., & Gökten,E., 1994, The facies properties and depositional environments of nodular limestones and red marly limestones (Ammonitico Rosso ) in the Ankara Jurassic sequence, central Turkey. Terra Nova, 6, 64-71.

 

Kazancı,N., Gevrek,A.İ.& Varol,B., 1995., Facies changes and high calorific peat formation in a Quaternary maar lake, central Anatolia: Turkey : the possible role of geothermal processes in a closed lacustrine basin. Sedimentary Geology. 94, 255-266.

 

Ergin, B, Kazancı,N. Varol,B, İleri, Ö & Karadenizli,L., 1997, Sea-level changes and related depositional environment on the southern Marmara shelf. Marine Geology, 140,  391-403.

 

Kazancı,N, ileri,Ö, Varol,B & Ergin,M., 1998, On the Significance of small-scale and short -lived air escape structure for the destruction of Primary sedimentary laminations in the Çolaklı Beach deposits, Gulf of Antalya, Turkey (Eastrern Mediterranean). Eustarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 47, 181-190.

 

Şen, Ş, Seyitoğlu Gürol, Karadenizli, L, Kazancı,N, Varol,B & Araz,H., 1998, Mammalian biochronology of Neogene deposits and its correlation with the lithostratigraphy in the Çankiri-Çorum Basin, central Anatolia, Turkey. Eclogae.geol..Helv. 91, 307-320.

 

Kazancı,N, Şen, Ş, Seyitoğlu,G, Bonis,L, Bouvrain,G, Araz,H, Varol,B, & Karadenizli,L., 1999, Geology of a new late Miocene mammal locality in central Anatolia, Turkey. Paleontology, 329-503-510.

 

Tekin,E, Varol,B., Friedman, G.M. & Doğan, A.U., 1999, Elemental sulfur formation related to celestine reduction : An example of biomineralization of bacterial origin.Carbonate and Evaporite, 14, 32-40.

 

Çemen,İ., Varol.,B, Kılıç..,R, Özaksoy,V., Erkmen,C & Pınar,A., 2000, Turkish Earthquakes reveal dynamics of fracturing along a major strike-slip fault zone. EOS ,Transaction, American Geophysical Union, 81/28, 309-313.

 

Tekin,E., Varol,B.& Friedman,G.M., 2001, A Prelimenary study : Celestite-Bearing Gypsum in the Tertiary Sivas Basin, Central-Eastern Turkey. Carbonate and Evaporite, 16, 93-101.

 

Seyitoğlu,G., Kazancı,L., Karadenizli ,L., Şen,Ş., Varol,B. & Karabıyıkoğlu, T., 2000, Rockfall avalanche deposits associated with norma faulting in the NW of Çankırı Basin : Implication for the post-collisional tectonic evolution of the Neo-tethyan suture zone. Terra Nova , 245-251

 

Tekin,E., Varol,B., Sayılı Sönmez & Eralman, Y., 2002, İndications of intermediate compositions BaSO4-SrSO4 Solid –Solutions Series From the Bahçeciktepe Celestine Deposit, Sivas,East-Central Anatolia, Turkey. The Canadian Mineralogist ., 40/ 895-908.

 

Tekin,E., Varol,B., Ayan,Z., & Satir,M., 2002., Epigenetic origin of celestite deposits in the Tertiary Sivas Basin: new mineralogical evidence. N.Jb. Miner.Mh., 7, 289-318.

 

Varol,B., Araz.,L., Karadenizli,L., Kazancı,N., Seyitoğlu., G & Şen,S., 2002, Sedimentology of the Miocene evaporitic succession in the North of Çankırı-Çorum Basin ,Central Anatolia, Turkey., Carbonates and Evaporites., 17/2, 197-209.