Dr. Arar studied Chemistry at the Ege University, Turkey and graduated as MS in 2004. He received his PhD degree in 2012 at the same university. Dr. Özgür Arar (M), is well-experienced research chemist who specialises in the field of water treatment. His work currently focuses on membrane processes including, electrodialysis (ED), electrodeionization (EDI) and pressuredriven membrane processes such as reverses osmosis (RO) and ultrafiltration (UF). Moreover, Dr. Arar has experience in sorption processes and has considerable research output on water treatment by ion exchange resins. Furthermore, Dr. Arar works on preparation and modification of polymers and biopolymers for water treatment. He has published more than 30 research articles in SCI(E) journals.