Burcu Saner

E-Mail
bsanerokansabanciunivedu
Phone
0216-483-90 00 / 2415-***1306
Personal Web
Title
Researcher
Areas of Interest
Self-healing nanocomposites and coatings; graphene synthesis and its applications; carbon nanotubes; carbon fibers; electrospinning; anti-microbial coatings; polymer synthesis; fuel cells.
Awards
  • 3rd place project award - Automotive Project Competition  2016
  • Best oral presentation award - 6th International Conference on Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Conference  2015
  • the 2nd place project award - the Project competition about new technologies in automotive sector organized by Yıldız Technical University Technology Transfer Office  2015
  • Best poster award - Euronanoforum 2013  2013
  • I2CAM travel award, Research collaboration with University of California, Berkeley, - I2CAM  2013
Memberships
Material Research Society, American Chemical Society
Publications
  • Article
    Saner Okan, Burcu and Marset Castro, Azucena and Seyyed Monfared Zanjani, Jamal and Akkuş Sut, Pınar and Şen, Özlem and Çulha, Mustafa and Menceloğlu, Yusuf Z. (2016) "Thermally exfoliated graphene oxide reinforced fluorinated pentablock poly(l-lactide-co-ε-caprolactone) electrospun scaffolds: Insight into antimicrobial activity and biodegradation", Journal of Applied Polymer Science, Vol.133, No.22 (SCI)
    Seyyed Monfared Zanjani, Jamal and Saner Okan, Burcu and Menceloğlu, Yusuf Z. (2016) "Manufacturing of multilayer graphene oxide/poly(ethylene terephthalate) nanocomposites with tunable crystallinity, chain orientations and thermal transitions", Materials Chemistry and Physics, Vol.176, 58-67 (SCI)
    Seyyed Monfared Zanjani, Jamal and Saner Okan, Burcu and Menceloğlu, Yusuf Z. and Yıldız, Mehmet (2016) "Nano-engineered design and manufacturing of high-performance epoxy matrix composites with carbon fiber/selectively integrated graphene as multi-scale reinforcements", RSC Advances, Vol.6, No.12, 9495-9506 (SCI)
    Saner Okan, Burcu and Zanjani, Jamal Seyyed Monfared and Letofsky-Papst, Ilse and Cebeci, Fevzi Çakmak and Menceloğlu, Yusuf Z. (2015) "Morphology-controllable synthesis and characterization of carbon nanotube/polypyrrole composites and their hydrogen storage capacities", Materials Chemistry and Physics, Vol.167, 171-180 (SCI)
    Haghighi Poudeh, Leila and Saner Okan, Burcu and Seyyed Monfared Zanjani, Jamal and Yıldız, Mehmet and Menceloğlu, Yusuf Z. (2015) "Design and fabrication of hollow and filled graphene-based polymeric spheres via core-shell electrospraying", RSC Advances, Vol.5, No.111, 91147-91157 (SCI)
    Seyyed Monfared Zanjani, Jamal and Saner Okan, Burcu and Letofsky-Papst, Ilse and Menceloğlu, Yusuf Z. and Yıldız, Mehmet (2015) "Repeated self-healing of nano and micro scale cracks in epoxy based composites by tri-axial electrospun fibers including different healing agents", RSC Advances, Vol.5, No.89, 73133-73145 (SCI)
    Yürüm, Alp and Alkan Gürsel, Selmiye and Saner Okan, Burcu and Taralp, Alpay and Bakan, Feray and Letofsky-Papst, Ilse and Yürüm, Yuda (2015) "Size and dispersion control of Pt nanoparticles grown upon graphite-derived nanosheets", Chemical Engineering Communications, Vol.202, No.12, 1645-1656 (SCI)
  • Papers in Conference Proceedings
    Monfared Zanjani, Jamal Seyyed and Saner Okan, Burcu and Yıldız, Mehmet and Menceloğlu, Yusuf Z., "Fabrication and morphological investigation of multi-walled electrospun polymeric nanofibers", MRS Fall 2013 Meeting, Warrendale, PA, USA: Materials Research Society 2014
    Saner Okan, Burcu and Alkan Gürsel, Selmiye and Yürüm, Yuda, "Utilization of functionalized graphene and its nanocomposites as a catalyst support in fuel cells", 245th National Meeting of the American-Chemical-Society (ACS), Washington, DC, USA: American Chemical Society, April 2013
    Saner Okan, Burcu and Alkan Gürsel, Selmiye and Yürüm, Yuda, "Surface modifications of graphene-based polymer nanocomposites by different synthesis techniques", Materials Research Society Conference Spring 2012, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press 2012
  • Before SU Publications