MSc Graduation

Congratulations to our group members Bilge Banu Yağcı and Yeşim Şahin for successfully defending their Master of Science theses and obtaining their MSc degrees! Both have started the PhD in Chemistry program at Bilkent University as continuing members of our research group.

New Publication

Our latest work in collaboration with Ozensoy research group on LaMnO3-catalyzed aerobic C-H oxidation reactions has been published in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces.

Sahin, Y.; Sika-Nartey, A. T.; Ercan, K. E.; Kocak, Y.; Senol, S.; Ozensoy, E.; Türkmen, Y. E. “Precious Metal-Free LaMnO3 Perovskite Catalyst with an Optimized Nanostructure for Aerobic C-H Bond Activation Reactions: Alkylarene Oxidation and Naphthol Dimerization” ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2021, 13, 5099-5110.

New Publication

Our latest work on polarization-enhanced hydrogen bonding, and the use of 1,8-dihydroxynaphthalene as a hydrogen bond donor catalyst has recently been published in ChemistrySelect.

Mammadova, F.; Hamarat, B.; Ahmadli, D.; Şahin, O.; Bozkaya, U.; Türkmen, Y. E. “Polarization‐Enhanced Hydrogen Bonding in 1,8‐Dihydroxynaphthalene: Conformational Analysis, Binding Studies and Hydrogen Bonding Catalysis” ChemistrySelect, 2020, 5, 13387-13395.