People

  Umut Adem
Office: +90 232 750 76 09 umutadem@iyte.edu.tr

Office: +90 232 750 76 09
umutadem [at] iyte.edu.tr

Ph.D. : Chemistry, University of Groningen, The Netherlands, October 2008 .

Research Interests: Ferroelectric and Pb-free piezoelectric materials, electrocaloric effect and electrocaloric cooling, multiferroic materials, structure-property relationship in functional materials, powder x-ray diffraction, synthesis of ceramic materials, structural and magnetic properties of intermetallic alloys.

Selected Publications:

1. M. Dolgos, U. Adem, X. Wan, Z. Xu, A. J. Bell, T. P. Comyn, T. Stevenson, J. Bennett, J. B. Claridge and M. J. Rosseinsky, Chemical control of octahedral tilting and off-axis A-cation displacement allows ferroelectric switching in a bismuth-based perovskite, Chemical Science, 3,1426-1435, (2012).

2. U. Adem, L. Wang, D. Fausti, W. Schottenhamel, P. H. M. van Loosdrecht, A. N. Vasiliev, L. N. Bezmaternykh, B. Buechner, C. Hess and R. Klingeler, Magnetodielectric and Magnetoelastic Coupling in TbFe_3 (BO_3 )_4 , Physical Review B, 82, 064406, (2010).

3. U. Adem, A. A. Nugroho, A. Meetsma, T. T. M. Palstra, `Ferroelectric displacements in multiferroic Y(Mn,Ga)O_3 ‘, Physical Review B, 75, 014108, (2007).

CV: Umut Adem CV


   Yaşar Akdoğan
Office: +90 232 750 76 17 yasarakdogan@iyte.edu.tr

Office: +90 232 750 76 17
yasarakdogan [at] iyte.edu.tr
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Ph.D. : Chemistry,Institute of Physical Chemistry, Stuttgart University, Germany, September 2009.

Research Interests: Synthesis of paramagnetic nanoparticles in zeolites, protein based nanoparticles for drug delivery, synthesis of bioinspired underwater glues, protein structure-dynamics-function relationship.

Selected Publications:

1.Y. Akdogan, W. Wei, K. -Y. Huang, Y. Kageyama, E. W. Danner, D. R. Miller, N. R. M. Rodriguez, J. H. Waite, and S. Han, Intrinsic Surface-Drying Properties of Bioadhesive Proteins, Angew. Chem. 2014, 126, 11435 –11438.

2.Y. Akdogan, D. Hinderberger, Solvent-Induced Protein Refolding at Low Temperatures, J. Phys. Chem. B, 15, 1542-15429, 2011.

3.Y. Akdogan, M. J. N. Junk, D. Hinderberger, Efect of Ionic Liquids on the Solution Structure of Human Serum Albumin, Biomacromolecules, 12, 1072-1079, 2011.

CV: Yaşar Akdoğan CV


Mustafa M. Demir (Chairperson) 
Office: +90 232 750 75 11 mdemir@iyte.edu.tr

Office: +90 232 750 75 11
mdemir [at] iyte.edu.tr
Webpage

Ph.D. : Materials Science Engineering, Sabancı University, 2004.

Research Interests: Fabrication of polymer-based nanomaterials, nanosrystal synthesis, polymer nanocomposites, electrospinning.

Selected Publications:

1. M. M. Demir, A. Baba*, V. Atilla, M. İnanlı ‘ Types of the scaling in hyper saline geothermal system in northwest Turkey ‘, Geothermics, 50, 1-9 (2014).

2.  N. Horzum, E. Boyacı, T. Shahwan, A. E. Eroğlu, M. M. Demir* ‘ Sorption Efficiency of Chitosan Nanofibers towards Metal Ions at Low Concentrations”‘, Biomacromolecules, 11(12) 3301-3308 (2010).

3. S. Hess, M. M. Demir, V. Yakutkin, S. Baluschev, G. Wegner*, ‘Investigation of Oxygen Permeation through Composites of PMMA and Surface-Modified ZnO Nanoparticles’ Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 30, 394-401 (2009).

CV: Mustafa M. Demir CV


Hâldun Sevinçli
Office: +90 232 750 76 12 haldunsevincli@iyte.edu.tr

Office: +90 232 750 76 12
haldunsevincli [at] iyte.edu.tr
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Ph.D. : Physics, Bilkent University, June 2008.

Research Interests: Quantum transport, Transport in disordered materials, Thermoelectrics in nano- and meso-scale systems, Phonon transport in nano-structured materials, Spintronic properties of low-dimensional systems, Order-N computational methods for quantum transport.

Selected Publications:

1. H. Sevinçli, C. Sevik, T. Çağın, G. Cuniberti, “A bottom-up route to enhance thermoelectric figures of merit in graphene nanoribbons“, Scientific Reports 3 (2013)

2. H. Sevinçli, G. Cuniberti, “Enhanced thermoelectric figure of merit in edge-disordered zigzag graphene nanoribbons“, Physical Review B 81 (11), 113401 (2010)

3. H. Sevinçli, M. Topsakal, E. Durgun, S. Ciraci, “Electronic and magnetic properties of 3d transition-metal atom adsorbed graphene and graphene nanoribbons“, Physical Review B 77, 195434 (2008)

CV: Haldun Sevinçli CV


Çekdar Vakıf Ahmetoğlu
Office: +90 232 750 76 19 cekdarvakifahmetoglu@iyte.edu.tr

Office: +90 232 750 76 19
cekdarvakifahmetoglu [at] iyte.edu.tr

Ph.D. : Materials Science and Engineering, University of Padova, Italy, 2010.

Research Interests: Low temperature green manufacturing processes to make materials that can match or improve upon those that require high temperature processing, sequestration of greenhouse gases by using minerals and waste/recycled materials, hydrothermal and solid state synthesis of ceramic particles and parts, porous materials (especially for filtration and high temperature applications), preceramic polymers and polymer derived ceramics, 1D nanostructures, biomaterials: bioceramics.

Selected Publications:

1. C. Vakifahmetoglu, D. Zeydanli, M. D. d. M. Innocentini, F. d. S. Ribeiro, P. R. O. Lasso, and G. D. Soraru, “Gradient-Hierarchic-Aligned Porosity SiOC Ceramics,” Scientific Reports, 7 41049 (2017).
DOI: 10.1038/srep41049

2. C. Vakifahmetoglu, J. F. Anger, V. Atakan, S. Quinn, S. Gupta, Q. Li, L. Tang, and R. E. Riman, “Reactive Hydrothermal Liquid-Phase Densification (rHLPD) of Ceramics – A Study of the BaTiO3[TiO2] Composite System,” Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 99[12] 3893-901 (2016).
DOI:10.1111/jace.14468

3. C. Vakifahmetoglu, D. Zeydanli, and P. Colombo, “Porous polymer derived ceramics,” Materials Science and Engineering: R: Reports, 106 1-30 (2016).
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mser.2016.05.001

CV: Cekdar Vakif Ahmetoglu CV


                                                              Research Assistants

Yaman Göksel
Office : +90 232 750 76 26  yamangoksel@iyte.edu.tr

Office : +90 232 750 76 26

yamangoksel [at] iyte.edu.tr

B.Sc. : Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Dokuz Eylul University.

M.Sc. : Materials Science and Engineering, Izmir Institute of Technology.


Tuğrul Güner
Office : +90 232 750 76 16  tugrulguner@iyte.edu.tr

Office : +90 232 750 76 16

tugrulguner [at] iyte.edu.tr

B.Sc. : Department of Physics, Bilkent University (2006-2011).

M.Sc. : Department of Physics, Izmir Institute of Technology (2012-2015).

Ph.D. : Material Science and Engineering, Izmir Institute of Technology (2015-).


Merve Günnar Karakaya
Office : +90 232 750 76 86  mervegunnar@iyte.edu.tr

Office : +90 232 750 76 86

mervegunnar [at] iyte.edu.tr

B.Sc. : Department of Physics, Dokuz Eylul University (2010).

M.Sc. : Department of Physics, Izmir Institute of Technology (2015).

Ph.D. : Material Science and Engineering, Izmir Institute of Technology (2015-).


A.Halis Güzelaydın
Office : +90 232 750   halisguzelaydin @iyte.edu.tr

Office : +90 232 750

halisguzelaydin [at] iyte.edu.tr

B.Sc. :.

M.Sc. : .


Tuğba Isık
Office : +90 232 750 76 16/76 35  tugbaisik@iyte.edu.tr

Office : +90 232 750 76 16/76 35

tugbaisik [at] iyte.edu.tr

B.Sc. : Department of Chemistry,Izmir Institute of Technology (2008-2013).

M.Sc. : Materials Science and Engineering, Izmir Institute of Technology (2013-2015).

Ph.D. : Materials Science and Engineering, Izmir Institute of Technology (2015-).


Ali Kandemir
Office : +90 232 750 76 36  alikandemir@iyte.edu.tr

Office : +90 232 750 76 36

alikandemir [at] iyte.edu.tr

B.Sc. : Materials Science and Engineering, Anadolu University (2009-2014).

M.Sc. : Materials Science and Engineering, Anadolu University (2014-2015).

Ph.D. : Materials Science and Engineering, Izmir Institute of Technology (2015-).


Gizem Kurt
Office : +90 232 750 76 21  gizemkurt@iyte.edu.tr

Office : +90 232 750 76 21

gizemkurt [at] iyte.edu.tr

B.Sc. : Department of Chemistry, Izmir Institute of Technology.

M.Sc. : Materials Science and Engineering, Izmir Institute of Technology.


Selma Mayda Bacaksız
Office : +90 232 750 76 98 selmamayda@iyte.edu.tr

Office : +90 232 750 76 98

selmamayda [at] iyte.edu.tr

B.Sc. : Department of Physics, Middle East Technical University (2006-2011).

M.Sc. : Department of Physics, Izmir Institute of Technology (2011-2013).

Ph.D. : Material Science and Engineering, Izmir Institute of Technology (2013-).


Tuğçe Semerci
Office : +90 232 750 76 21 tugcesemerci@iyte.edu.tr

Office : +90 232 750 76 21

tugcesemerci [at] iyte.edu.tr

B.Sc : Department of Physics, Izmir Institute of Technology (2012).

M.Sc : Material Science and Engineering, Izmir Institute of Technology (2015).

Ph.D. : Material Science and Engineering, Izmir Institute of Technology (2015-).


Doğuş Zeren
Office : +90 232 750 67 89 Lab: +90 232 750 67 45 doguszeren@iyte.edu.tr

Office : +90 232 750 67 89 Lab:+90 232 750 67 45

doguszeren [at] iyte.edu.tr

B.Sc. : Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Dokuz Eylul University (2005-2009).

M.Sc. : Materials Science and Engineering, Izmir Institute of Technology (2010-2012).

Ph.D. : Materials Science and Engineering, Izmir Institute of Technology (2013-).