PUBLICATIONS

A- SCI (Science Citation Index)


1. Buber, E., Soylemez, S., Udum, Y.A., Toppare, L., “Fabrication of a promising immobilization platform based on electrochemical synthesis of a conjugated polymer”, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 392-396, 167, 2018.

2. Soylemez, S., Kaya, H.Z., Udum, Y.A., Toppare, L., “A multipurpose conjugated polymer: Electrochromic device and biosensor construction for glucose detection”, Organic (2018) (Just Accepted).

3. Kaya, H.Z., Soylemez, S., Udum, Y.A., Toppare, L., “Application of an efficient amperometric glucose sensing electrode based on a bilayer polymer film platform”, Journal of the Electrochemical Society (2018)(Under Review).

4. Soylemez, S., Kaya, H.Z., Udum, Y.A., Toppare, L., “Thiazolothiazole containing multichromic conjugated polymers for amperometric glucose detection”, Enzyme and Microbial Technology (2018)(Under Review).

5. Soylemez, S., Kesik, M., Toppare, L. “Conjugated polymer based scaffolds for amperometric biosensing devices: An overview of progress and recent advances”, Encyclopedia of Polymeric Applications (2018) (In Press)

6. Soylemez, S.,Yoon, B., Toppare, L., Swager, T.M., “Quaternized polymer–single-walled carbon nanotube scaffolds for a chemiresistive glucose sensor”, ACS Sensors, 1123−1127, 2, 2017.

7. Soylemez, S.,Yilmaz, T., Buber, E., Udum, Y.A., Ozcubukcu, S., Toppare, L., “Polymerization and biosensor application of water soluble peptide-SNS type monomer conjugates”, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 7384-7392, 5, 2017.

8. Buber, E., Kesik, M., Soylemez, S.,Toppare, L., “A bio-sensing platform utilizing a conjugated polymer, carbon nanotubes and PAMAM combination”, Journal of the Electroanalytical Chemistry, 370–376, 799, 2017.

9. Bicak, T.C., Soylemez, S., Buber, E., Toppare, L., Yagci, Y., “Poly(o-Aminophenol) prepared by Cu(II) catalyzed air oxidation and its use as a bio-sensing architecture”, Polymer Chemistry, 3881–3888, 8, 2017. 

10. Gokoglan, T.C., Kesik, M., Soylemez, S., Yuksel, R., Unalan, H.E., Toppare, L., “Paper based glucose biosensors using graphene modified with a conducting polymer and gold nanoparticles”, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, G59-G64, 164, 2017.

11. Buber, E., Yuzer, A., Soylemez, S., Kesik, M., Ince, M., Toppare, L., “Construction and amperometric biosensing performance of a novel platform containing carbon nanotubes-zinc phthalocyanine and a conducting polymer”, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 61-69, 96, 2017.

12. Gokoglan, T.C., Soylemez, S.,Kesik, M, Dogru, I.B., Turel, O., Yuksel, R., Unalan, H.E., Toppare, L., “A novel approach for the fabrication of a flexible glucose biosensor: the combination of vertically aligned CNTs and a conjugated polymer”, Food Chemistry, 299–305, 220, 2017.

13. Hacioglu, S.O., Yigit, D., Ermis, E., Soylemez, S.,Gullu, M., Toppare, L., “Syntheses and electrochemical characterization of low oxidation potential nitrogen analogs of Pedot as electrochemical materials”, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, E293-E299, 163, 2016. 

14. Soylemez, S., Demir, B., Eyrilmez, G.O., Kesici, S., Saylam, A., Demirkol, D.O., Ozcubukcu, S., Timur, S., Toppare, L., “Comparative cell adhesion properties of cysteine extended peptide architectures”, RSC Advances, 2695–2702, 6, 2016.

15. Turan, J., Kesik, M., Soylemez, S.,Goker, S., Coskun, S., Unalan, H.E., Toppare, L., “An effective surface design based on a conjugated polymer and silver nanowires for the detection of paraoxon in tap water and milk”, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 278-286, 228, 2016.

16. Cancar, H., Soylemez, S.,Akpinar, Y., Kesik, M., Goker, S, Gunbas, G., Volkan, M., Toppare, L., “A novel acetylcholinesterase biosensor: Core-shell magnetic nanoparticles incorporating a conjugated polymer for the detection of organophosphorus pesticides”, ACS Applied Materials&Interfaces, 8058−8067, 8, 2016.

17. Soylemez, S., Hacioglu, S.O., Uzun, S.D., Toppare, L., “A low band gap benzimidazole derivative and its copolymer with 3,4 ethylenedioxythiophene for electrochemical studies”, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, H6-H14, 162, 2015.

18. Soylemez, S., Udum, Y.A., Kesik, M., Hizliates, C.G., Ergun, Y., Toppare, L., “Electrochemical and optical properties of a conducting polymer and its use in a novel biosensor for the detection of cholesterol”, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 425-433, 212, 2015. 

19. Gokoglan, T.C., Soylemez, S., Kesik, M., Toksabay, S., Toppare, L., “Selenium containing conducting polymer based pyranose oxidase biosensor for glucose detection”, Food Chemistry, 219- 224, 172, 2015. 

20. Gokoglan, T.C., Soylemez, S., Kesik, M., Unay, H., Sayin, S., Yildiz, H.B., Cirpan, A. Toppare, L., “A novel architecture based on a conducting polymer and calixarene derivative: its synthesis and biosensor construction”, RSC Advances, 35940-35947, 5, 2015.

21. Soylemez, S., Kanik, F.E., Ileri, M., Hacioglu, S.O., Toppare, L., “Development of a novel biosensor based on a conducting polymer”, Talanta, 84–89, 118, 2014.

22. Soylemez, S.,Kanik, F.E., Uzun, S.D., Hacioglu, S.O., Toppare, L., “Development of an efficient immobilization matrix based on a conducting polymer and functionalized multiwall carbon nanotubes: Synthesis and its application to ethanol biosensor”, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 511–521, 2, 2014.

23. Soylemez, S., Hacioglu, S.O., Kesik, M., Unay, H., Cirpan, A., Toppare, L., “A novel and effective surface design: Conducting polymer/β-Cyclodextrin host-guest system for cholesterol biosensor”, ACS Applied Materials&Interfaces, 6 (2014) 18290–18300, 6, 2014.

24. Kesik, M., Akbulut, H., Soylemez, S.,Cevher, S.C., Hizalan, G., Udum, Y.A., Endo, T., Yamada, S., Cirpan, A., Yagci, Y., Toppare, L., “Synthesis and characterization of conducting polymers containing polypeptide and ferrocene side chains as ethanol biosensor”, Polymer Chemistry, 6295-6306, 5, 2014.

25. Turan, J., Kesik, M., Soylemez, S., Goker, S., Colb, M., Bahadir, M., Toppare, L., “Development of an amperometric biosensor based on a novel conducting copolymer for detection of anti-dementia drugs”, Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, 43-50, 735, 2014.

26. Kurtul, N., Soylemez, S., Celik, M., “Plasma paraoxonase and arylesterase activities in smokers and smokeless tobacco users as maraş powder”, Inhalation Toxicology, 235-239, 26, 2014.

27. Soylemez, S., Kanik, F.E., Nurioglu, A.G., Akpinar, H., Toppare, L., “A novel conducting copolymer: Investigation of immobilization matrix properties in biosensor applications”, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 322- 329, 182, 2013.

28. Soylemez, S., Kanik, F.E., Tarkuc, S., Udum, Y.A., Toppare, L., “A sepiolite modified conducting polymer based biosensor”, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 549-555, 111, 2013.

 

B- INTERNATIONAL AND NATIONAL MEETINGS

B1-International

1. Soylemez, S., “The Combination of Carbon Nanotubes and a Conjugated Polymer for the Fabrication of a Glucose Biosensor”, 14th Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Conference (NanoTR-14), 22-25 September 2018, İzmir/Turkey, Oral Presentation

2. Buber, E., Yuzer, A., Soylemez, S., Kesik, M., Ince, M., Toppare, L., “An amperometric glucose biosensor platform containing carbon nanotubes-zinc phthalocyanine and a conducting polymer,” Advanced Polymers via Macromoleculer Engineering (APME), 21-25 May 2017, Ghent/Belgium, Poster Presentation

3. Kesik, M.,Akbulut, H., Soylemez, S.,Cevher, S.C., Hizalan, G., Udum, Y.A., Endo, T., Yamada, S., Cirpan, A., Yagci, Y., Toppare, L., “Synthesis and characterization of conducting polymers containing polypeptide and ferrocene side chains as ethanol biosensors”, 251st American Chemical Society National Meeting & Expotion Theme: Computers in Chemistry, 13-17 March 2016, San Diego/USA, Poster Presentation

4. Turan, J.,Kesik, M., Soylemez, S.,Goker, S., Coskun, S., Unalan, H.E., Toppare, L., “An effective surface design based on a conjugated polymer and silver nanowires for the detection of paraoxon in tap water and milk”, 46th IUPAC World Polymer Congress, 17-20 July 2016, Turkey/Istanbul, Poster Presentation 

5. Gokoglan, T.C.,Soylemez, S.,Kesik, M., Unay, H., Sayin, S., Yildiz, H.B., Cirpan, A. Toppare, L., “A conducting polymer and a calixarene derivative: A novel surface design for glucose detection”, 46th IUPAC World Polymer Congress, 17-20 July 2016, Istanbul/Turkey, Poster Presentation

6. Soylemez, S., Udum, Y.A., Kesik, M., Hizliates, C.G., Ergun, Y., Toppare, L., “Conducting polymer based efficient surface design for the detection of cholesterol”, 1th Conference of Medical and Biological Engineering, Bosnia and Herzegovina (CMBEBIH 2015), 13-15 March 2015, Bosna Herzogovina/Sarajevo, Oral Presentation

7. Gokoglan, T.C.,Soylemez, S.,Kesik, M., Toksabay, S., Toppare, L., “Selenium containing conducting polymer based pyranose oxidase biosensor for glucose detection”, 1th Conference of Medical and Biological Engineering, Bosnia and Herzegovina (CMBEBIH 2015), 13-15 March 2015, Bosna Herzogovina/Sarajevo, Poster Presentation

8. Soylemez, S., Kanik, F.E., Uzun, S.D., Hacioglu, S.O., Toppare, L., “A conducting polymer and functionalized multiwall carbon nanotubes based on an ethanol biosensor”, XXIII Intermational Symposium on Bioelectrochemistry and Bioenergetics, 14-18 June 2015, Malmö/Sweden, Poster Presentation 

9. Turan, J.,Kesik, M., Soylemez, S.,Goker, S., Colb, M., Bahadir, M., Toppare, L., “Development of an amperometric biosensor based on a novel conducting copolymer for detection of anti-dementia drugs”, XXIII Intermational Symposium on Bioelectrochemistry and Bioenergetics, 14-18 June 2015, Malmö/Sweden, Poster Presentation 

10. Soylemez, S., Kanik, F.E., Tarkuc, S., Udum, Y.A., Toppare, L., “A sepiolite modified conducting polymer based biosensor”, Bioelectrochemistry 2013, 17-21 March 2013, Bochum/Germany, Poster Presentation

11. Soylemez, S., Kanik, F.E., Ileri, M., Hacioglu, S.O., Toppare, L., “A novel conducting polymer for biosensor applications”, Nanotech World 2013, 12-16 May 2013, Washington/USA, Poster Presentation

12. Kurtul N., Soylemez, S., Celik, M., “Plasma paraoxonase and arylesterase activities in smokers and smokeless tobacco users as Maraş Powder”, 10. International Symposium on Pharmaceutical Sciences, 26-29 June 2012, Ankara/Turkey, Poster Presentation

13. Kurtul, N., Boyukkara (Soylemez), S., Gökpınar, E., “The effect of smoke and smokeless tobacco use as Maraş powder on erythrocyte nitric oxide level,” International Congress on Cell Membranes and Oxidative Stress, 22-27 June 2010, Isparta/Turkey, Poster Presentation

B2-National

1. Soylemez, S., ”İletken Polimer Modifiyeli Elektrot Tasarımı ve Alkol Biyosensör Uygulaması, 30. Ulusal Kimya Kongresi, 5-8 November 2018, Gazimagusa/Cyprus, Oral Presentation

2. Soylemez, S., Hava Zekiye Kaya, Yasemin A. Udum, Toppare, L., ”Çok Amaçlı Konjuge Polimer: Elektrokromik Cihaz ve Biyosensör Uygulamaları,” VII. Ulusal Polimer Bilim ve Teknolojisi Kongresi, 9-12 September 2018, Eskisehir/Turkey, Oral Presentation

3. Soylemez, S., Kanik, F.E., Nurioglu, A.G., Toppare, L., “A novel conducting copolymer: Investigation of immobilization matrix properties in biosensor applications”, 26. National Chemistry Congress, 26-29 June 2012, Muğla/Turkey, Poster Presentation

4. Kurtul N., Boyukkara (Soylemez), S., Pekdemir, F., Sahbaz, Y., “The effect of smoke and smokeless tobacco use as Maraş powder on saliva arginase and ornitin level”, 25. National Chemistry Congress, 27 June-02 July 2011, Erzurum/Turkey, Poster Presentation 

5. Kurtul N., Boyukkara (Soylemez), S., Celik, M., Sahbaz, Y., “The effect of smoke and smokeless tobacco use as Maraş powder on erythrocyte arginase and ornitin level”, 25. National Chemistry Congress, 27 June-02 July 2011, Erzurum/Turkey, Poster Presentation

6. Kurtul N., Boyukkara (Soylemez), S., Sahbaz, Y., “The effect of smoke and smokeless tobacco use as Maras powder on plasma arginase and ornitin level”, 25. National Chemistry Congress, 27 June-02 July 2011, Erzurum/Turkey, Poster Presentation

7. Kurtul N., Boyukkara (Soylemez), S., “The effect of smoke and smokeless tobacco use as Maraş powder on saliva nitric oxide level”, 25. National Chemistry Congress, 27 June-02 July 2011, Erzurum/Turkey, Poster Presentation

8. Kurtul N., Boyukkara (Soylemez), S., “The effect of smoke and smokeless tobacco use as Maraş powder on plasma nitric oxide level”, 22. National Biochemistry Congress, 27-30 October 2010, Eskişehir/Turkey, Poster Presentation

C- CITATIONS:

                    Sum of times cited: 266

                   Without self citations:  231      (h-Index: 11)

 

D- ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS:

         • 2005-2006 Spring Semester Honor Roll

         • 2006-2007 Fall Semester Honor Roll

         • 2006-2007 Spring Semester High Honor Roll

         • 2007-2008 Fall Semester High Honor Roll

         • 2007-2008 Spring Semester High Honor Roll

         • 2008-2009 Fall Semester High Honor Roll

         • 2008-2009 Spring Semester High Honor Roll

         • Graduation Degree: Graduation with 2nddegree from Chemistry Department

                                              Graduation with 4rddegree from Faculty of Science

 

E: SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS:

  • The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK 221- Yurtiçi Doktora Bursu)
  • The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK 2214-A- Yurtdışı Doktora Sırası Araştırma Bursu)
  • TUBİTAK tarafından verilen 17 adet yayın teşvik ödülü

F- PATENT: 

  • Swager, T.M.; Yoon, B.; Liu, S.F.; Soylemez, S. “A Polymer/Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Composite for Gas Detection” (5/5/2017) U.S. Application No: 15/586,466.

G- PROJECTS:

  • Ordu Üniversitesi Araştırma Fonu Projesi, Polietilen Glikol (PEG) İçeren Konjuge Polimerin Sentezi, Elektrokimyasal Karakterizasyonu ve Biyosensör Uygulamaları, BAP, Proje Yöneticisi, 2018-

 

  • Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi (ODTÜ) Araştırma Kapasitesi Geliştirme Projesi, Elektrokimyasal Glikoz Biyosensörlerinin Hazırlanması, Araştırmacı, 2015-2017, Sonuçlandı.

 

  • Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam Üniversitesi (KSÜ) Araştırma Fonu Projesi, Maraş Otu Kullanan Kişilerde Plazma Paraoksonaz ve Arilesteraz Enzim Aktivitelerindeki Değişimin İncelenmesi ve Sigara İçenlerle Karşılaştırılması, BAP, Araştırmacı, 2010-2011, Sonuçlandı

 

H- THESIS:

PhD Degree:

     Middle East Technical University, Department of Chemistry, 06800 Ankara

Thesis Title: Functionalization and Fabrication of Polymer Based Device Platform Architectures For Sensor Applications      

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Levent TOPPARE

      CGPA: 3.50 / 4.00

MSc Degree:

   Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam University, Department of Chemistry, 04600 Kahramanmaraş

Thesis Title: Investigation of the Chancing in Plasma Paraoxonase and Arylesterase Activities of People who Use Maraş Powder and Compared to Smokers

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Naciye KURTUL

CGPA: 4.00 / 4.00

 

 

 

 

 
Degree University Year
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) Muğla University 2009
Master of Science (M.Sc.) Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam University 2012
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Middle East Technical University (METU) 2018

 

 

  Work Experiences:

 

Position University Year
Research Assistant Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam University 2010-2012
Research Assistant Middle East Technical University (METU) 2012-2017
Visiting Scientist Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) June 2016-November 2016 (6 months)
Dr. (Post Doctoral Research Project) (DOSAP)) Middle East Technical University (METU) March 2018-August 2018 (6 months)
Research Assistant. Dr. Ordu University 2017-