Congratulations to Damla Sürmeli, who finished her senior project in our group, for receiving the “Üstünışık Prize for Undergraduate Chemistry Research 2018” from the Chemistry Department of Bilkent University. Damla will continue her career in the PhD program in Chemistry at Tufts University, USA.
Yunus has published a book chapter entitled “Alcohols and Phenols as Hydrogen Bonding Catalysts” in Nonnitrogenous Organocatalysis edited by Andrew M. Harned, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, 2018; pp. 13-37.
Pal, S.; Metin, Ö.; Türkmen, Y. E. “Synthesis of Fluoranthene Derivatives via Tandem Suzuki-Miyaura and Intramolecular C-H Arylation Reactions under Both Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Catalytic Conditions” ACS Omega 2017, 2, 8689-8696.
Congratulations to Menekşe Liman for successfully receiving her MSc (Master of Science) degree!
Türkmen Group receives a new grant from the Tübitak-1001 Program. The duration of this project will be 2.5 years.
Welcome to Merve Yence and Selin Ezgi Donmez who have recently joined our group! Merve and Ezgi will work this year on their senior projects.
Yunus published a new article on the studies directed toward the synthesis of aspidophytine with Michel Gravel and Viresh Rawal in Journal of Organic Chemistry. The article can be accessed from here.