Mechanisms of persistent luminescence&development of optical materials,
Transmission electron microscopy,
Development of nano scale materials characterization techniques,
Controlled assembly of nano particles and cooperative behavior,
Structure and properties of interfaces,
Thermodynamics and kinetics of phase transformations,
1.Ayse Turak, Cleva W. Ow-Yang, “Transfer Printing Gold Nanoparticle Arrays by Tuning the Surface Hydrophilicity of Thermo-Responsive Poly N-isopropylacrylamide (pNIPAAm),” Nanoscale2017, 9, 2969–2973.
2. Hasan Kurt, Ece Alpaslan, Burcin Yildiz, Alpay Taralp, Cleva W. Ow-Yang, “Conformation-mediated Forster resonance energy transfer (FRET) in blue-emitting poly vinyl pyrrolidone(PVP)-passivated zincoxide (ZnO) nanoparticles,” J. Colloid InterfaceSci.2017, 488, 348-355.
3. Hasan Kurt, Cleva W. Ow-Yang, “Impedance Spectroscopy Analysis of the Photophysical Dynamics due to the Nanostructuring of Anode Interlayers in Organic Photovoltaics,” physicastatussolidi A: Applications and Materials Science2016, 213, 3165-3177.
4. Guliz Inan Akmehmet, SasoSturm, Laura Bocher, Mathieu Kociak, Bojan Ambrozic, Cleva W. Ow-Yang, “Structure and Luminescence in Long Persistence EuandDyCo-doped Strontium Aluminate Phosphors: the BoronEffect,” J. Am. Ceram. Soc. 2016, 99, 2175–2180.
5. Taner Aytun, Ayse Turak, IainD. Baikie, Gregorz Halek, ClevaW. Ow-Yang, “Solution-Processed LiF for Work Function Tuning in Electrode Bilayers,” NanoLett. 2012, 12, 39–44.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
Max Planck Institute for Metals Research,
Thomson-CSF (Thales), Brown University.
Materials Research Society,
Turkish Ceramic Society
Alexander von Humboldt Fellow,
Chateaubriand Science&Technology Fellow