Ismail Gobulukoglu joined Aquafine in 2002 with a title of Chief Scientist. Prior to joining Aquafine he served as a Director of Research and as an Electron Microscopy Facility Manager. After completing his undergraduate degree in Physics from Marmara University, Ismail earned a Master’s Degree in Physics and a Ph.D. Degree in Chemical & Materials Engineering, both from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln. Ismail has 15 years experience in technical engineering, applied research, business & product development, sales & customer support including more than 10 years’ experience in UV water treatment applications. He is the author/co-author of more than 20 publications and a member of ISPE, IUVA, ISBT, AWWA, and IWA.