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Bat Levent

Affiliation: Sinop Üniversitesi

Position, academic degree, rank: Head of Department of Hydrobiology, D. Sc., Prof.

Address: Akliman Mevkii Abalı Köyü, Sinop, 57000, Turkey

E-mail: leventbat@gmail.com

Profile on cv.sinop.edu.tr
Profile on oceanexpert.net


Research area:
heavy metals in marine fauna flora and sediment;
aquatic toxicology & marine pollution;
phyto, zoo, ichthyo, macroplankton and jellyfish of the Black Sea.
Keywords: pollution, toxicology, marine biology, heavy metals.
Membership in international and Russian publishing associations, scientific communities and other organizations:
Section Editor – scientific journal "Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences" (Central Fisheries Research Institute);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Journal of FisheriesSciences.com";
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Journal of Shipping and Ocean Engineering" (since 2011);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Aquatic Science and Technology" (Macrothink Institute) (since 2012);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Journal of Maritime and Marine Sciences" (Ordu University) (since 2015);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Modern Environmental Science and Engineering" (since 2015);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Oceanography & Fisheries Open Access Journal" (since 2016);
Member of Scientific Committee – scientific journal "International Journal of Environment and Geoinformatics" (since 2016);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Madridge Journal of Aquaculture Research & Development" (since 2017);
Managing Editor – scientific journal "Current Agriculture Research Journal" (since 2017).


References:
Ahmed Q., Bat L., Ali Q. M. Analysis of Mercury (Hg) in Four Holothurians Species (Phylum-Echinodermata) From Karachi Coast-Northern Arabian Sea. Aquatic Research, 2018, vol. 1, iss. 2, pp. 55–63. https://doi.org/10.3153/AR18007


Oztekin A., Bat L. Microlitter Pollution in Sea Water: A Preliminary Study from Sinop Sarikum Coast of the Southern Black Sea. Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2017, vol. 17, spec. iss., pp. 1431–1440. https://doi.org/10.4194/1303-2712-v17_6_37


Bat L., Arıcı E., Sezgin M., Şahin F. Heavy metal levels in commercial fishes caught in the southern Black Sea coast. International Journal of Environment and Geoinformatics, 2017, vol. 4, iss. 2, pp. 94–102. http://dergipark.gov.tr/download/article-file/302593


Ahmed Q., Ali Q. M., Bat L. Assessment of heavy metals concentration in Holothurians, sediments and water samples from coastal areas of Pakistan (northern Arabian Sea). Journal of Coastal Life Medicine, 2017, vol. 5, iss. 5, pp. 191–201. https://doi.org/10.12980/jclm.5.2017J7-56


Ahmed Q., Bat L., Yousuf F. Contamination of Cu, Zn, Fe and Mn in Katsuwonus pelamis (Linnaeus, 1758) from Karachi fish harbor and potential risks to human health. International Journal of Marine Science, 2017, vol. 7, no. 9, pp. 76–87. https://doi.org/10.5376/ijms.2017.07.0009


Bat L., Arıcı E., Ürkmez D. Heavy metal levels in the Black Sea sprat (Sprattus sprattus). International Journal of Research in Agriculture and Forestry, 2017, vol. 4, no. 6, pp. 1–18. http://www.ijraf.org/papers/v4-i6/1.pdf


Ürkmez D., Sezgin M., Karaçuha M. E., Öksüz İ., Katağan T., Bat L., Dağlı E., Şahin F. Within-year spatio-temporal variation in meiofaunal abundance and community structure, Sinop Bay, the Southern Black Sea. Oceanological and Hydrobiological Studies, 2016, vol. 45, iss. 1, pp. 55–65. https://doi.org/10.1515/ohs-2016-0006


Ukmez D., Sezgin M., Karacuha M. E., Oksuz I., Katagan T., Bat L., Dagli E., Sahin F. Within-year spatio-temporal variation in meiofaunal abundance and community structure, Sinop Bay, the Southern Black Sea. Oceanological and Hydrobiological Studies, 2016, vol. 45, iss. 2, pp. 295–295. https://doi.org/10.1515/ohs-2016-0025


Boissin E., Micu D., Janczyszyn-Le Goff M., Neglia V., Bat L., Todorova V., Panayotova M., Kruschel C., Macic V., Milchakova N., Keskin Ç., Anastasopoulou A., Nasto I., Zane L., Planes S. Contemporary genetic structure and postglacial demographic history of the black scorpionfish, Scorpaena porcus, in the Mediterranean and the Black Seas. Molecular Ecology, 2016, vol. 25, iss. 10, pp. 2195–2209. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.13616


Ahmed Q., Bilgin S., Bat L. Length based growth estimation of most commercially important Scombridae from offshore water of Pakistan coast in the Arabian Sea. Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2016, vol. 16, iss. 1, pp. 155–167. https://doi.org/10.4194/1303-2712-v16_1_16


Bat L., Arıcı E. Health risk assessment of heavy metals in Sarda sarda Bloch, 1793 for people through consumption from the Turkish Black Sea coasts. International Journal of Zoology Research, 2016, vol. 1, iss. 1, pp. 01–07.


Ahmed Q., Bat L., Yousuf F., Arıcı E. Heavy metals in Acanthopagrus arabicus Iwatsuki, 2013 from Karachi coasts, Pakistan and potential risk of human health. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies, 2016, vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 203–208. http://www.fisheriesjournal.com/archives/2016/vol4issue1/PartC/4-1-15.pdf


Bat L., Arıcı E., Sezgin M., Şahin F. Heavy metals in edible tissues of benthic organisms from Samsun coasts, South Black Sea, Turkey and their potential risk to human health. Journal of Food and Health Science, 2016, vol. 2, iss. 2, pp. 57–66. https://doi.org/10.3153/JFHS16006


Bat L., Öztekin H. C., Arıcı E., Visne A. A preliminary study on the heavy metal levels of dwarf eelgrass Zostera noltii Homermann in the Black Sea. Journal of Aquaculture & Marine Biology, 2016, vol. 4, iss. 1, 5 p. https://doi.org/10.15406/jamb.2016.04.00072


Bat L., Üstün F., Öztekin H. C. Heavy metal concentrations in zooplankton of Sinop coasts of the Black Sea, Turkey. Marine Biological Journal, 2016, vol. 1, iss. 1, pp. 5–13. https://doi.org/10.21072/mbj.2016.01.1.01


Bat L., Arıcı E. Heavy metal levels in tissues of Merlangius merlangus (Linnaeus, 1758) from the Black Sea coast of Turkey and potential risks to human health. International Journal of Marine Science, 2016, vol. 6, no. 10, pp. 1–8. http://biopublisher.ca/index.php/ijms/article/view/2346


Ahmed Q., Bat L. The role of Zn and Cu in muscles tissues of Pampus argenteus (Euphrasen, 1788), marketed by Karachi Fish Harbour, Pakistan. Walailak Journal of Science and Technology, 2016, vol. 13, iss. 7, pp. 571–578.


Ahmed Q., Bat L. Levels and health risk assessments of Cd and Pb in Pomadasys maculatus marketed by Karachi Fish Harbor. ILMU KELAUTAN: Indonesian Journal of Marine Sciences, 2016, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 53–58. https://doi.org/10.14710/ik.ijms.21.2.53-58


Bat L., Öztekin H. C. Heavy metals in Mytilus galloprovincialis, Rapana venosa and Eriphia verrucosa from the Black Sea coasts of Turkey as bioindicators of pollution. Walailak Journal of Science and Technology, 2016, vol. 13, iss. 9, pp. 715–728.


Moncheva S., Stefanova K., Krastev A., Apostolov A., Bat L., Sezgin M., Sahin F., Timofte F. Marine litter quantification in the Black Sea: A pilot assessment. Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2016, vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 213–218. https://doi.org/10.4194/1303-2712-v16_1_22


Bat L., Öztekin H. C., Üstün F. Heavy metal levels in four commercial fishes caught in Sinop coasts of the Black Sea, Turkey. Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2015, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 399-405. https://doi.org/10.4194/1303-2712-v15_2_25


Baki O. G., Baki B., Bat L. Toxic effects of different long term zinc concentrations on the accumulation in muscles, visceral organ and gills of juveniles of Solea solea L., 1758. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, 2015, vol. 24, no. 9, pp. 2809–2814.


Ürkmez D., Brennan M. L., Sezgin M., Bat L. A brief look at the free-living Nematoda of the oxic/anoxic interface with a new genus record (Trefusia) for the Black Sea. Oceanological and Hydrobiological Studies, 2015, vol. 44, iss. 4, pp. 539–551. https://doi.org/10.1515/ohs-2015-0051


Ahmed Q., Bat L., Yousuf F. Accumulation of heavy metals in tissues of long tail tuna from Karachi Fish Harbour, Pakistan. Aquatic Science and Technology, 2015, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 103–115. https://doi.org/10.5296/ast.v3i1.6814


Elahi N., Ahmed Q., Bat L., Yousuf F. Physicochemical parameters and seasonal variation of coastal water from Balochistan coast, Pakistan. Journal of Coastal Life Medicine, 2015, vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 199–203. http://oaji.net/articles/2015/2154-1445307301.pdf


Ahmed Q., Bat L. Heavy metal levels in Euthynnus affinis (Cantor, 1849) Kawakawa fish marketed of Karachi Fish Harbour, Pakistan and potential risk of human health. Journal of Black Sea / Mediterranean Environment, 2015, vol. 21, no. 1, pp. 35–44. http://www.blackmeditjournal.org/pdf/VOL21_No01_Abs04_Quratulan_Ahmed.pdf


Ahmed Q., Bat L. Accumulations of Zn, Ni, B, Al and Co in Megalaspis cordyla from fish marketed by Karachi Fish Harbor of Pakistan. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies, 2015, vol. 2, no. 4, pp. 204–207. http://www.fisheriesjournal.com/archives/2015/vol2issue4/PartD/2-4-62.pdf


Ahmed Q., Bat L. Mercury (Hg) Levels in Indian Mackerel Rastrelliger kanagurta (Scombridae) from Karachi Fish Harbour and its risk assessment. Journal of FisheriesSciences.com, 2015, vol. 9, no. 3, pp. 15–19.


Ahmed Q., Bat L. Potential risk of some heavy metals in Pampus chinensis (Euphrasen) Chinese silver pomfret Stromateidae collected from Karachi Fish Harbour, Pakistan. International Journal of Marine Science, 2015, vol. 5, no. 21, pp. 1–5. https://doi.org/10.5376/ijms.2015.05.0021


Ahmed Q., Bat L. Comparison of Pb and Cd concentration in tissues of fish Alepes djedaba (Forsskål, 1775) collected from Karachi fish Harbour. International Journal of Fauna and Biological Studies, 2015, vol. 2, iss. 4, pp. 93–96. http://www.faunajournal.com/archives/2015/vol2issue4/PartB/2-4-8.1.pdf


Baki O. G., Ergun O. N., Bat L. Coastal management plan in the south of the Black Sea. Journal of Coastal Life Medicine, 2015, vol. 3, no. 8, pp. 600–606. http://oaji.net/articles/2015/2154-1445324260.pdf


Ahmed Q., Bat L., Yousuf F. Heavy metals in Terapon puta (Cuvier, 1829) from Karachi coasts, Pakistan. Journal of Marine Biology, 2015, article ID 132768, 5 p. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/132768


Bat L., Arıcı E., Sezgin M., Şahin F. Heavy metal levels in the liver and muscle tissues of the four commercial fishes from Lake Balik, Kızılırmak Delta (Samsun, Turkey). Journal of Coastal Life Medicine, 2015, vol. 3, no. 12, pp. 950–955. http://oaji.net/articles/2015/2154-1450505772.pdf


Bat L., Özkan E. Y., Öztekin H. C. The contamination status of trace metals in Sinop coast of the Black Sea, Turkey. Caspian Journal of Environmental Sciences, 2015, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 1–10. http://cjes.guilan.ac.ir/article_112_4a666ae9d2870de30036717ef4f9a5d0.pdf


Vişne A., Bat L. Deniz Çöplerinin Değerlendirilmesi Üzerine Deniz Stratejisi Çerçeve Direktifi ve Karadeniz’deki Mevcut Durum. [Evaluation of Marine Litter on the Marine Strategy Framework Directive and Current Status in the Black Sea.] Journal of Aquaculture Engineering and Fisheries Research, 2015, vol. 1, no. 3, pp. 104–115. https://doi.org/10.3153/JAEFR15011


Yankova M. H., Pavlov D., Ivanova P., Karpova E., Boltachev A., Öztürk B., Bat L., Oral M., Mgeladze M. Marine fishes in the Black Sea: recent conservation status. Mediterranian Marine Science, 2014, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 366–379. http://dx.doi.org/10.12681/mms.700


Satılmış H. H., Mavruk S., Bat L., Avşar D. Seasonal changes of ichtyoplankton assemblages of Sinop coasts in southern of the Black Sea, Turkey. Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2014, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 403–411. http://dx.doi.org/10.4194/1303-2712-v14_2_10


Üstün F., Bat L. The egg production rate of Acartia (Acartiura) clausi Giesbrecht, 1889 (Copepoda) in Sinop Peninsula (southern Black Sea). Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2014, vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 605–613. http://dx.doi.org/10.4194/1303-2712-v14_3_02


Bat L., Kaya Y., Öztekin H. C. Heavy metal levels in the Black Sea anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus) as biomonitor and potential risk of human health. Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2014, vol. 14, no. 4, pp. 845–851. https://doi.org/10.4194/1303-2712-v14_4_01