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funda.oguz@yeditepe.edu.tr



Education:


B.Sc., Chemistry Dept, BU (Bogaziši Univ.) Turkey

M.Sc., Chemistry Dept, BU (Bogaziši Univ.) Turkey

Ph. D., Chemistry Dept, BU (Bogaziši Univ.) Turkey


Academic Career:


  • Yeditepe University, Turkey Assist. Prof. 2008-
  • Yeditepe University, Turkey Part-time Lecturer 2006-2008
  • RWTH Aachen, Germany Post-doctoral Researcher 2004-2005
  • Lund University, Sweden Visiting Researcher, 1998-1999
  • Bogaziši University, Turkey Research Assistant, 1994-2004

Teaching:


CHEM 111 General Chemistry I
CHBE 203 Organic Chemistry
CHBE 485 Instrumental Methods of Analysis


Research Interests:


Asymmetric synthesis/ Synthesis of biologically active chiral heterocyclic compounds
Green Chemistry/ Synthesis of chiral organocatalysts to be used in asymmetric synthesis
Drug Delivery Systems
Use of HPLC in enantioseparation


Selected Publications:


  • Aydeniz, Y.; Oguz, S. F.; Konuklar, F. A. S., Yaman, A Dogan, I.; Aviyente, V and Klein, R. A., ”Barriers to internal rotation around C-N bond in 3-(o-aryl)-rhodanines using NMR spectroscopy and computational studies. Electron density topological analysis of the transition states.“ Org. Biomol. Chem., V. 2, 2426-2436, 2004.
  •  Oguz, S. F. and Dogan, I., ”Solvent dependence of tautomeric equilibria of 1-(o-substituted phenyl)barbituric and -2-thiobarbituric acids“, Spectroscopy Letters, V. 37, 607-618, 2004.
  • Oguz, S. F. and Dogan, I., ”Determination of Energy Barriers and Racemization Mechanisms for Thermally Interconvertable Barbituric and Thiobarbituric Acid Enantiomers“, Tetrahedron Asymmetry, V. 14, 1857-1863, 2003.