Meltem Sezen

E-Mail
meltemsezensabanciunivedu
Phone
0216-483-90 00 / 9886
Personal Web
Title
Researcher
Education
PhD: Institute for Electron Microscopy; Physics Engineering, Faculty of
Mathematical and Physical Sciences; Graz University of Technology;
Austria; 2005-2009

MSc/MEng: Department of Materials Science and
Engineering; Faculty of Engineering; Gebze Institute of Technology;
Turkey; 2002-2005
BSc: Department of Metallurgical and Materials
Engineering, Faculty of Metallurgy and Chemistry; Istanbul Technical
University; Turkey; 1996-2000

High School: Kadikoy Anadolu Lisesi, Istanbul; Turkey; 1989-1996
Areas of Interest
Nanofabrication using Focused Electron and Ion Beams,
Electron Microscopy and Spectroscopy Based Characterization,
Expertise in TEM Specimen Preparation via Dual-Beam Plaforms,
Development of Novel 3D TEM Sample Structuring Methodologies and Advanced FIB and TEM Tomography Applications for Nanoporous Materials (COST MP1103 Action),
Development of Functional Surfaces on Polymeric Materials using Electron and Ion Beam (FEB-FIB) Modification (COST CM1301 Action),
Advanced FIB/SEM and Raman based Nanoanalysis Studies for Preventive Dentistry
Memberships
Turkish Society for Electron Microscopy (TEMD) European FIB Users Group (EFUG) COST MP1103 Action COST CM1301 (CELINA) Action
Publications
  • Article
    Örüm, Aslıhan and Yıldızhan, Melike Mercan and Sezen, Meltem and Gülgün, Mehmet Ali and Takatori, Kazumasa and Kadoura, Hiroaki and Yoshimura, Masamichi and Tani, Toshihiko (2016) "Transmission electron microscopy of topochemical conversion interface between La2Ti2O7 reactive template and perovskite product Li0.16La0.62TiO3 electrolyte", Solid State Ionics, Vol.296, 78-84 (SCI)
    Karimzadehkhouei, Mehrdad and Ghorbani, Morteza and Sezen, Meltem and Şendur, Kürşat and Mengüç, M. Pınar and Leblebici, Yusuf and Koşar, Ali (2016) "Increasing the stability of nanofluids with cavitating flows in micro orifices", Applied Physics Letters, Vol.109, No.10, 247-251 (SCI)
    Popilevsky, L. and Skripnyuk, V. M. and Beregovsky, M. and Sezen, Meltem and Amouyal, Y. and Rabkin, E. (2016) "Hydrogen storage and thermal transport properties of pelletized porous Mg-2 wt.% multiwall carbon nanotubes and Mg-2 wt.% graphite composites", International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol.41, No.32, 14461-14474 (SCI)
    Nedaei, Masoumeh and Armağan, Efe and Sezen, Meltem and Özaydın İnce, Gözde and Koşar, Ali (2016) "Enhancemet of flow boiling heat transfer in pHEMA/pPFDA coated microtubes with longitudinal variations in wettability", AIP Advances, Vol.6, No.3 (SCI)
    Shojaeian, Mostafa and Sezen, Meltem and Koşar, Ali (2016) "Pool boiling heat transfer characteristics of non-Newtonian Xanthan gum solutions", Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, Vol.70, 77-84 (SCI)
    Winterstein, Jonathan P. and Sezen, Meltem and Renik, Aleksander and Carter, C. Barry (2016) "Electron microscopy observations of the spinel-forming reaction using MgO nanocubes on Al2O3 substrates", Journal of Materials Science, Vol.51, No.1, 144-157 (SCI)
    Yürüm, Alp and Kocabaş, Özlem Züleyha and Sezen, Meltem and Semiat, Raphael and Yürüm, Yuda (2014) "Fast deposition of porous iron oxide on activated carbon by microwave heating and arsenic (V) removal from water", Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol.242, 321-332 (SCI)
    Kaya, Alihan and Demiryürek, Rıdvan and Armağan, Efe and Özaydın İnce, Gözde and Sezen, Meltem and Koşar, Ali (2013) "Boiling heat transfer enhancement in mini/microtubes via polyhydroxyethylmethacrylate (pHEMA) coatings on inner microtube walls at high mass fluxes", Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, Vol.23, No.11 (SCI)
    Taş, Sinem and Okyay, Firuze and Sezen, Meltem and Plank, Harald and Yürüm, Yuda (2013) "Production of carbon nanotubes over Fe-FSM-16 catalytic material: effect of acetylene flow rate and CVD temperature", Fullerenes, Nanotubes and Carbon Nanostructures, Vol.21, No.4, 311-325 (SCI)
    Uusimaki, Toni and Margaris, Georgios and Trohidou, Kalliopi and Granitzer, Petra and Rumpf, Klemens and Sezen, Meltem and Kothleitner, Gerald (2013) "Three dimensional quantitative characterization of magnetite nanoparticles embedded in mesoporous silicon: local curvature, demagnetizing factors and magnetic Monte Carlo simulations", Nanoscale, Vol.5, No.23, 11944-11953 (SCI)
  • Book Section / Chapter
    Sezen, Meltem, "Focused ion beams (FIB): novel methodologies and recent applications for multidisciplinary sciences", Modern Electron Microscopy in Physical and Life Sciences, Janeček, Miloš and Kral, Robert (eds.), Rijeka, Croatia: InTech, February 2016
  • Papers in Conference Proceedings
    Laikhtman, Alex and Zak, Alla and Moon, Hoi Ri and Enachescu, Marius and Sezen, Meltem, "Tungsten disulfide nanoparticles as a medium for hydrogen storage", International Symposium on Materials for Energy Storage and Conversion (mESC-IS 2015), Ankara: METU (Middle East Technical University), September 2015
    Bakan, Feray and Sezen, Meltem and Göncü, Yapıncak and Ay, Nuran, "Electrophoretic coating of hydroxyapatite-boron nitride nanocomposites on titanium implants", NanoTech Conference 2015, TechConnect, Washington, USA‏: CRC Press, June 2015, 274-277
    Bakan, Feray and Sezen, Meltem and Göncü, Yapıncak and Ay, Nuran and Geçgin, Merve, "The effect of sintering conditions on the formation of hydroxyapatite-boron nitride nanocomposites", NanoTech Conference 2015, TechConnect, Washington, USA: CRC Press, June 2015, 17-20
    Laikhtman, A. and Fruchtman, A. and Makrinich, G. and Zak, A. and Sezen, Meltem, "Interaction of WS2 nanoparticles with ions and electrons studied by exposure to focused ion and electron beams", 2nd Annual Meeting of COST Action CM 1301, CELINA: Chemistry for ELectron-Induced NAnofabrication, Bratislava, Slovakia: Comenius University, May 2015, 20-20
    Sezen, Meltem and Özgüz, Volkan Hüsnü, "Camlarda nano boyutta karakterizasyon yöntemleri", 29. Şişecam Cam Sempozyumu, İstanbul, Türkiye: Kadir Has Üniversitesi, November 2014
    Sezen, Meltem and Plank, Harald and Uusimaki, Toni and Haas, Wernfried, "Advanced focused ion beam nanostructuring of energy materials for TEM analysis and electron tomography", 7th International Symposium Hydrogen and Energy, Dübendorf: EMPA Academy, January 2013
    Uusimäki, Toni and Margaris, G. and Trohidou, K. N. and Granitzer, Petra and Rumpf, Klemens and Morales, M. P. and Sezen, Meltem and Kothleitner, Gerald, "Quantitative electron tomography of magnetite nanoparticles embedded in mesoporous silicon", 15th European Microscopy Congress (EMS2012), Manchester Central, United Kingdom: Royal Microscopical Society, September 2012
    Granitzer, Petra and Rumpf, K. and Reissner, M. and Hilscher, G. and Morales, M. and Pölt, Peter and Uusimäki, Toni and Sezen, Meltem and Albu, Mihaela, "Infiltration of Fe3O4-nanoparticles into porous silicon with respect to magnetic interactions (Nanostructured Thin Films IV)", Martín-Palma, Raúl J. and Jen, Yi-Jun and Mackay, Tom G. (eds.), Nanostructured Thin Films IV, Harvard: SPIE (Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers), September 2011
  • Before SU Publications

    Sezen, M.; Plank, H.; Fisslthaler, E.; Chernev, B.; Zankel, A.; Tchernychova, E.; Blümel, A.; List, E.J.W.; Grogger, W.; Poelt, P.; “An investigation on focused electron / ion beam induced degradation mechanisms of conjugated polymers”, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2011, 13, 20235-20240

    Rath, T.; Edler, M.; Haas, W.; Fischereder, A.; Moscher, S.; Schenk, A.; Trattnig, R.; Sezen, M.; Mauthner, G.; Pein, A.; Meischler, D.; Saf, R.; Bansal, N.; Haque, S.A.; Hofer, F.; List, E.J.W.; Trimmel, G.; “A direct route towards polymer-copper indium sulphide nanocomposite solar cells”: Advanced Energy Materials, 2011,  Vol.1, 6, 1046–1050,

    Palfinger, U.; Auner, C.; Gold H.; Haase, A; H.; Kraxner, J..; Haber, T.; Sezen, M.; Grogger, W.; Domann, G.; Jakopic, G; Krenn, J.R.; Stadlober, B.; “Fabrication of n- and p-Type Organic Thin Film Transistors with Minimized Gate Overlaps by Self-Aligned Nanoimprinting”, Adv. Mater. 2010, 22, 45, 5115-5119

    Blümel, A.; Plank, H.; Klug, A.; Fisslthaler, E.; Sezen, M.; Grogger, W.; List E.J.W.; “On the deconvolution of Kelvin probe force microscopy data”, Rev. of Sci. Ins., 2010, 81, 056107

    Fisslthaler, E.; Sezen, M.; Plank, H.; Bluemel, A.; Sax, S.; Grogger, W.; List E.J.W.; “Direct sub-micrometer-patterning of conjugated polymers and polymer light-emitting devices by electron beam lithography”; Macromol. Chem. Phys. 2010, 211, 13, 1402-1407

    Auner, C.; Palfinger, U.; Gold, H.; Kraxner, J.; Haase, A.; Haber, T.; Sezen, M.; Grogger, W.; Jakopic, G.; Krenn, J.R.; Leising, G.; Stadlober, B.; “High-performing submicron organic thin-film transistors fabricated by residue-free embossing”; Organic Electronics, 2010, 552-567

    Auner, C.; Palfinger, U.; Gold, H.; Kraxner, J.; Haase, A.; Haber, T.; Sezen, M.; Grogger, W.; Jakopic, G.; Krenn, J.R.; Leising, G.; Stadlober, B.; “Residue-free room temperature UV-nanoimprinting of submicron organic thin film transistors”; Organic Electronics, 2009, 10, 1466-1472

    Sezen M.; PhD Thesis; “Nanostructuring and modification of conjugated polymer based optoelectronic device structures by focused ion beam”; TU Graz, 2009

    Sezen, M.; Plank, H.; Nellen, P.M.; Meier, S.; Chernev, B.; Grogger, W.; Fisslthaler, E.; List, E.J.W.; Scherf, U.; Poelt, P.; “Ion beam degradation analysis of poly(3-hexylthiophene) (P3HT): can cryo-FIB minimize irradiation damage?”, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2009, 11, 5130 – 5133

    Pacher, P.; Lex, A.; Proschek, V.; Etschmaier, H.; Tchernychova, E.; Sezen, M.; Scherf, U.; Grogger, W.; Trimmel, G.; Slugovc, C.; Zojer, E.: “Chemical control of local doping in organic thin film transistors: From depletion to enhancement”; Advanced Materials, 2008, 20, 3143-3148

    Granitzer, P.; Rumpf, K.; Reissner, M.; Hilscher, G.; Morales, M. P.; Poelt, P.; Uusimäki, T.; Sezen, M.; Albu, M, “Infiltration of Fe3O4-nanoparticles into porous silicon with respect to magnetic interactions”, Nanostructured Thin Films IV, Proceedings of the SPIE, 2011, Volume 8104, pp. 81040N-81040N-6

    Albu, M.; Sezen, M.; Granitzer, P.; Kothleitner; G.; “Characterization of metal nanostructures trapped in a porousified silicon wafer”, E-MRS, 2011

    Sezen, M.; Plank, H.; Haber, T.; Auner, C.; Fisslthaler, E.; Chernev, B.; Haas, Grogger, W.;  Palfinger, U.; Poelt, P.; “Focused Ion Beam based prototyping, structuring and characterization of organic optoelectronic devices at nanoscale”, 2011, 7th Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference - 2011, Turkey

    Winterstein, J.; Sezen, M.; Rečnik,A.; Carter, C.B.; “Microscopy of the spinel-forming reaction with nanoparticles”; Microscopy and Microanalysis, 2010, 16, 1486-1487

    Haber, T.; Auner, C.; Gold, H.; Kraxner, J.; Haase, A.; Palfinger, U.; Stadlober, B.; Sezen, M.; Grogger, W.; “Novel thermally induced polymerization nano-imprint lithography processes for organic electronic devices”; 2010, Materials Science, Austrian Society of Electron Microscopy, 34-35

    Sezen, M.; Fisslthaler, E.; Chernev, B.; Tchernychova, E.; Plank, H.; Bluemel, A.; Poelt, P.; List, E.J.W.; Grogger, W.; “Nano-structuring of conjugated polymer based structures by Focused Ion Beam”, 2009, Materials Science, Austrian Society of Electron Microscopy, 183-184

    Haber, T.; Auner, C.; Palfinger, U.; Sezen; M., Grogger, W.; “Analytical characterization for NIL production of organic TFTs by EFTEM”; 2009, Materials Science, Austrian Society of Electron Microscopy,405-406

    Sezen, M.; Nellen, P.M.; Meier, S.; Chernev, B.; Fisslthaler, E.; Poelt, P.; Tchernychova, E.; Grogger, W.; Plank, H.; List, E.J.W.; “Ion beam irradiation damage on poly(3-hexylthiophene) (P3HT) based organic optoelectronic devices: Can cryo-FIB help?”: Microscopy and Microanalysis, 2007, 13

    Pacher, P.; Lex, A.; Proschek, V.; Werzer, O.; Frank, P.; Temmel, S.; Tchernychova, E.; Sezen, M.; Hlawacek, G.; Shen, Q.; Teichert, C.; Grogger, W.; Resel, R.; Schennach, R.; Winkler, A.; Slugovc, C.; Trimmel, G.; Zojer, E.; “Ammonia sensing organic thin film transistors” : Frühjahrstagung des Arbeitskreises Festkörperphysik (AKF) der DPG ; 2007, 808

    Pölt, P.; Sezen, M.; Chernev, B.; Fisslthaler, E.; Plank, H.; Grogger, W.; List, E.J.W.; “Conjugated polymers-degradation by electron and ion irradiation in a SEM/FIB”: Modern Developments and Applications in Microbeam Analysis, 2007, 291

    Pacher, P.; Lex, A.; Proschek, V.; Werzer, O.; Frank, P.; Temmel, S.; Tchernychova, E.; Sezen, M.; Hlawacek, G.; Shen, Q.; Teichert, C.; Grogger, W.; Resel, R.; Schennach, R.; Winkler, A.; Slugovc, C.; Trimmel, G.; Zojer, E.; “Organic thin film transistor with a reactive intermediate layer for vapour sensing applications”: Heterogene Neuartige Kohlenstoffstrukturen, 2007, S. P73

    Pacher, P.; Lex, A.; Proschek, V.; Werzer, O.; Frank, P.; Temmel, S.; Tchernychova, E.; Sezen, M.; Hlawacek, G.; Shen, Q.; Teichert, C.; Grogger, W.; Resel, R.; Schennach, R.; Winkler, A.; Slugovc, C.; Trimmel, G.; Zojer, E.; “Thin reactive layers for ammonia detection with organic thin film transistors”: Scientific Programme: NFN Winter School., 2007, 28

    Pacher, P.; Lex, A.; Proschek, V.; Tchernychova, E.; Sezen, M.; Werzer, O.; Frank, P.; Temmel, S.; Grogger, W.; Kern. W.; Resel, R.; Schennach, R.; Winkler, A.; Slugovc, C.; Trimmel, G.; Zojer, E.; “Tuning the local doping level in organic thin film transistors by a chemical reaction: from depletion to accumulation”: ECME, 2007, PII-62

    Pacher, P.; Lex, A.; Proschek, V.; Werzer, O.; Frank, P.; Temmel, S.; Tchernychova, E.; Sezen, M.; Hlawacek, G.; Shen, Q.; Teichert, C.; Grogger, W.; Resel, R.; Schennach, R.; Winkler, A.; Slugovc, C.; Trimmel, G.; Zojer, E.; “Using organic thin film transistors with thin reactive layers for ammonia detection”: Nano and Photonics Mauterndorf, 2007, 23

    Sezen, M.; Fisslthaler, E.; Pölt, P.; Grogger, W.; Tchernychova, E.; List, E.J.W.; Chernev, B.; Hofer, F.; “The effect of ion / electron irradiation on polymer based organic optoelectronic devices”: Microscopy and Microanalysis, 2006, 12, 1300-1301 Sezen, M.; Tchernychova, E.; Fisslthaler, E.; Poelt, P.; Grogger, W.; List, E.J.W.; Chernev, B.; Hofer, F.; “Nanoanalytik und Nanostrukturierung Optoelektronischer Bauteile auf Basis Organischer Halbleiter Österreichisches Nanoanalytik-Symposium”; 2006, 1, 13