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Serap Hayat Soytaş

Ph.D. in Polymer Science

Work Experience

-NanoGriptech. Inc, PA, USA (2009-2011)

-University of Akron, OH, USA (2003-2009)

Research Interests

Anode materials for lithium- and sodium-ion batteries

Nanofiber/carbon nanofiber based nanomaterials


Nanoparticle synthesis and functionalization

Controlled/sustained release systems

Polymer synthesis and characterization

Last 5 Publications

Demirel, O.; Kolgesiz, S.; Yuce, S.; Hayat Soytas, S.; Koseoglu-Imer, D. Y.; Unal, H.* Photothermal Electrospun Nanofibers Containing Polydopamine-Coated Halloysite Nanotubes as Antibacterial Air Filters, ACS Appl. Nano Mater., 2022, (

Ansari Hamedani, A.; Ow-Yang, C. W.; Hayat Soytas, S.* Silicon nanocrystals-embedded carbon nanofibers from hybrid polyacrylonitrile – TEOS precursor as high-performance lithium-ion battery anodes, J. Alloys Compd., 2022, 909, no. 164734 (10.1016/j.jallcom.2022.164734)

Ansari Hamedani, A.; Ow-Yang, C. W.; Hayat Soytas, S.* Mechanisms of Si Nanoparticle Formation by Molten Salt Magnesiothermic Reduction of Silica for Lithium-ion Battery Anodes. ChemElectroChem. 2021, 8, 3181 (10.1002/celc.202100683)

Abbasnezhad, A.; Asgarzadeh, H.*; Ansari Hamedani, A.; Hayat Soytas, S. One-pot synthesis of tin chalcogenide-reduced graphene oxide-carbon nanotube nanocomposite as anode material for lithium-ion batteries. Dalton Trans. 2020, 49, 5890-5897. (10.1039/D0DT00857E)

Demir, E.*; Hayat Soytas, S.*; Demir-Çakan, R. Bismuth oxide nanoparticles embedded carbon nanofibers as self-standing anode material for Na-ion batteries. Solid State Ionics 2019, 342, 115066 (10.1016/j.ssi.2019.115066)


American Chemical Society (ACS)

Turkish Chemical Society


TÜBİTAK Post-doctoral Fellowship – Sabanci University, 2012