Recent Articles

Mobile Phone Sensing of Cocaine in a Lateral Flow Assay Combined with a Biomimetic Material.

 E. Guler, T. Y. Sengel, Z. P. Gumus, M. Arslan, H. Coskunol, S. Timur, Y. Yagci, Analytical Chemistry, 2017, 89 (18), 9629–9632. DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.7b03017

Photoinduced Metal-Free Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization Using Highly Conjugated Thienothiophene Derivatives.

C. Kutahya, A. Allushi, R. Isci, J. Kreutzer, T. Ozturk, G. Yilmaz, Y. Yagci, Macromolecules, 2017, 50 (17), 6903–6910. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b01335

One Component Double Chromophoric Thioxanthone Photoinitiators for Free Radical Polymerization.

J. Kreutzer, Y. Yagci , Journal of Polymers Sciene Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2017, 55, 3475-3482. DOI: 10.1002/pola.28729


Polypropylene oxide-thioxanthone as one-component Type II polymeric photoinitiator for free radical polymerization with low migration behavior.

J. Kreutzer, K. Kaya, Y. Yagci, European Polymer Journal, 2017, 95, 71-81. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2017.07.030

Recycling and Self-Healing of Polybenzoxazines with Dynamic Sulfide Linkages.

M. Arslan, B. Kiskan, Y. Yagci, Scientific Reports (Nature), 2017, 7, 5207. DOI:10.1038/s41598-017-05608-2

Modification of polyolefines by click chemistry.

M. Ciftci, D. Wang, M. Buchmeiser, Y. Yagci, Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2017, 218, 1700279. DOI: 10.1002/macp.201700279


Photoinitiated metal free living radical and cationic polymerizations.

M. Ciftci, G. Yilmaz, Y.  Yagci, Journal of Photopolymer Science and Technology, 2017, 30, 4, 385 - 392. 

Polybenzoxazine-co-sulfur An efficient sorbent for mercury removal from aqueous solution.

S. Akay, B. Kayan, D. Kalderis, M. Arslan, Y. Yagci, B. Kiskan, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2017, 134, 38 45306. DOI: 10.1002/app.45306

Ammonium salt catalyzed ring-opening polymerization of 1 3-benzoxazines.

A. Kocaarslan, B. Kiskan, Y. Yagci, Polymer, 2017, 122, 340 - 346. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polymer.2017.06.077


Poly o-aminophenol prepared by Cu II catalyzed air oxidation and its use as a bio-sensing architecture.

T.C. Bicak, S. Soylemez, E. Buber, L. Toppare, Y. Yagci, Polymer Chemisty, 2017, 8, 3881. DOI: 10.1039/C7PY00807D

Hyperbranced Polymers by Photoinduced Self-Condensing Vinyl Polymerization Using Bisbenzodioxinone.

C. Aydogan, M. Ciftci, V. Kumbaraci, N. Talinli, Y. Yagci, Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2017, 218, 1700045. DOI:10.1002/macp.201700045

Double fluorescence assay via a β-cyclodextrin containing conjugated polymer as a biomimetic material for cocaine sensing.

M. Arslan, T.Y. Sengel , E. Guler, Z.P. Gumus, E. Aldemir, H. Akbulut, H. Coskunol, S. Timur, Y. Yagci, Polymer Chemistry, 2017,8, 3333-3340. DOI:10.1039/C7PY00420F


Block Copolymer Synthesis in One Shot Concurrent Metal-Free ATRP and ROP Processes Under Sunlight

C. Aydogan, C. Kutahya, A. Allushi, G. Yilmaz, Y. Yagci, Polymer Chemistry, 2017, 8, 2899-2903. DOI:10.1039/C7PY00069C

An immunoelectrochemical platform for the biosensing of Cocaine use

T.Y. Sengel,E. Guler, Z.P. Gumus, E. Aldemir, H. Coskunol, H. Akbulut,D. G. Colak, I. Cianga, S. Yamada, S. Timur, T. Endo, Y. Yagci., 2017, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 2017, 246, 310-318. DOI: https://doi.org/10.

Conventional Type II Photoinitiators as Activators for Photoinduced Metal-Free Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization

A. Allushi, C. Kutahya, C. Aydogan, J. Kreutzer, G. Yilmaz, Y, Yagci, Polymer Chemistry, 2017, 8, 1972-1977. DOI: 10.1039/c7py00114b


Bioconjugation and Applications of Amino Functional Fluorescence Polymers

C. Geyik, E. Guler, Z.P. Gumus, F.B. Barlas, H. Akbulut, D.O. Demirkol, S. Timur, Y. Yagci, Macromolecular Bioscience, 2017, 17, 1600232 DOI: 10.1002/mabi.201600232

Simultaneous and Sequential Synthesis of Polyaniline‑g‑polyethylene glycol by Combination of Oxidative Polymerization and CuAAC Click Chemistry A Water-Soluble Instant Response Glucose Biosensor Material.

T.C. Bicak, M. Gicevicius, T.C. Gokoglan, G. Yilmaz, A. Ramanavicius, L. Toppare, Y. Yagci, Macromolecules, 2017, 50 (5), 1824-1831 DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b00073

Hydrophobic coatings from photochemically prepared hydrophilic polymethacrylates via electrospraying

T. Isık, M.M. Demir, C. Aydogan, M. Ciftci, Y. Yagci, Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2017, 55 (8), 1338-1344 DOI: 10.1002/pola.28501


Diazonium-based ion-imprinted polymer/clay nanocomposite for the selective extraction of lead II ions in aqueous media

R. Msaadi, S. Ammar, M.M. Chehimi, Y.Yagci, European Polymer Journal, 2017, 89, 367-380 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2017.02.029

Living Cationic Polymerization of Vinyl Ethers through a Photoinduced Radical Oxidation/Addition/Deactivation Sequence

M. Ciftci, Y. Yoshikawa, Y. Yagci, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2017, 56, 519-523  DOI: 10.1002/anie.201609357

Preparation of Fluorinated Methacrylate Clay Nanocomposite via In Situ Polymerization Characterization Structure and Properties

M. Karamane,M. Raihane, M.A. Tasdelen, T. Uyar, M. Lahcini, M. Ilsouk, Y. Yagci, Journal of Polymers Sciene Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2017, 55, 411–418, DOI: 10.1002/pola.28403


Photomediated Controlled Radical Polymerization

X. Pan, M.A. Tasdelen, J. Laun, T. Junkers, Y. Yagci, K. Matyjaszewski, Progess in Polymer Science, 2016, 62, 73-125, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.progpolymsci.2016.06.005

Synthesis and application of a novel poly-L-phenylalanine electroactive macromonomer as matrix for the biosensing of ‘Abused Drug’ model

 T. Yilmaz, E. Guler, Z. P. Gumus, H. Akbulut, E.Aldemir, H. Coskunol, D.G. Colak, L. Cianga, S. Yamada, S.Timur, T. Endo, Y. Yagci, Polymer Chemistry, 2016, 7, 7304-7315 DOI: 10.1039/C6PY01764A

Photoinitiated Metal-Free Controlled/Living Radical Polymerization Using Polynuclear Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Allushi A, Jockusch S, Yilmaz G, Yagci Y, Macromolecules, 2016, 49(20), 7785-7792, DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b01752


Polypeptide with electroactive endgroups as sensing platform for the abused drug ‘methamphetamine’ by bioelectrochemical method

Demir B, Yilmaz T, Guler E, Gumus P, Akbulut H, Aldemir E, Coskunol H, Colak DG, Cianga L, :Yamanda S, Tımur S, Endo T, Yagci Y, Talanta, 2016, 161, 789-796 dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.talanta.2016.09.042

Photoinduced Electron Transfer Reactions for Macromolecular Syntheses

Silab DS, Doran S, Yagci Y, Chemical Review, 116, pp 10212-10275, (2016), http://DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemrev.5b00586


New Photochemical Processes for Macromoleculer Syntheses

Yilmaz G, Yagci Y, Journal Photopolymer Science  and Technology, (2016), 26, pp 91-98, http://doi.org/10.2494/photopolymer.29.91

LED and Visible Light-Induced Metal Free ATRP Using Reducible Dyes in The Presence of Amines

Kutahya C, Aykac SF, Yilmaz G, Yagci Y, Royal of Society of Chemistry:Polymer Chemistry, 5, pp 6094-6098 (2016),DOI: 10.1039/C6PY01417H

Diazonium salts for surface-confined visible light radical photopolymerization

Diazonium salts for surface-confined visible light radical photopolymerization. Bakkas İ, Yılmaz G, Ait-Touchente Z.A, Lamouri A, Lang P, Battaling N, Carbonnir B, Chehimi M, Yagci Y, Journal of Polymers Sciene Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 


Polyethylene-g-Polystyrene Copolymers by Combination of ROMP, Mn2(CO)10-Assisted TEMPO Substitution and NMRP

Polyethylene-g-Polystyrene Copolymers by Combination of ROMP, Mn2(CO)10-Assisted TEMPO Substitution and NMRP. Arslan M, Ciftci M, Buchmeiser M ,Yagci Y, ACS Macro Letters,5, pp 946-949, http://DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.6

Post-Modification of Polybutadienes by Photoinduced Hydrogen Abstraction from Benzoxazines and Their Thermally Activated Curing

Post-Modification of Polybutadienes by Photoinduced Hydrogen Abstraction from Benzoxazines and Their Thermally Activated Curing. Arslan M, Kiskan B,Yagci Y.Macromolecules, 49,(14), pp 5026–5032,2016.http://DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b01329

Complex Structured Fluorescent Polythiophene Graft Copolymer as a Versatile Tool for Imaging, Targeted Delivery of Paclitaxel, and Radiotherapy

Complex Structured Fluorescent Polythiophene Graft Copolymer as a Versatile Tool for Imaging, Targeted Delivery of Paclitaxel, and Radiotherapy Guler E,  Akbulut H ,Geyik C, Yilmaz T, Gumus P, Barlas FB , Ahan RE , Demirkol OD,&nb


Polymeric Thioxanthones as Potential Anticancer and Radiotherapy Agents

 Polymeric Thioxanthones as Potential Anticancer and Radiotherapy Agents. Yilmaz G, Guler E, Barlas FB, Timur S, Yagci Y. Macromol. Rapid Commun. 37, 1046−1051, (2016)http://DOI: 10.1002/marc.201600189  Thioxanthone

Synthesis and self-assembly of fluorene vinylene alternating copolymers in “Hairy Rod” architecture: side chain mediated tuning of conformation, microstructure and photophysical properties,

Colak DG , Cianga I,Cianga L and Yagci Y, Designed Monomers and Polymers, 19(6), 508-534,(2016) DOI:10.1080/15685551.2016.1169382  In the present work, we demonstrate that the side chain choice, as a tunable parameter

Macromolecular design and application using dimanganese decacarbonyl

Macromolecular design and application using Mn2(CO)10-based visible light photoinitiating systems, Ciftci M, Tasdelen MA, Yagci Y, Polym. Int., 65, 1001–1014, (2016) DOI: 10.1002/pi.5111​ The environmentally friendly Mn2(CO)


Functional poly p-phenylenes as targeting and drug carrier materials

Functional poly(p-phenylene)s as targeting and drug carrier materials, Guler B, Akbulut H, Geyik C, Barlas FB, Odaci Demirkol D, Coskunol H, Timur S, Yagci Y, Int. J. Polym. Mater.,65 (13), 653-659, (2016) DOI: 10.1080/009140

Sulfur rich thermoset for lithium sulfur batteries

Inverse vulcanization of bismaleimide and divinylbenzene by elemental sulfur for lithium sulfur batteries, Arslan M, Kiskan B, Cengiz EC, , Demir-Cakan R, Yagci Y, Eur. Polym. J., 80, 70-77, (2016) DOI: 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2016.05.007 A

Polypeptide Functional Surface for the Aptamer Immobilization

Polypeptide Functional Surface for the Aptamer Immobilization: Electrochemical Cocaine Biosensing,  Bozokalfa G, Akbulut H, Demir B, Guler E, Gumus ZP, Odaci Demirkol D, Aldemir E, Yamada S, Endo T, Coskunol H, Timur S, Yagci Y, Anal. Chem., 88


Functional Platform for Controlled Drug Release and Radiotherapy

Poly(p-phenylene) with Poly(ethylene glycol) Chains and Amino Groups as a Functional Platform for Controlled Drug Release and Radiotherapy, Guler B, Akbulut H, Barlas FB, Geyik C, Odaci Demirkol D, Senisik AM, Arican HA, Coskunol H, Timur S, Yagci Y,

Hyperbranched Polymers by Type II Photoinitiated Self Condensing Vinyl Polymerization

Hyperbranched Polymers by Type II Photoinitiated Self-Condensing Vinyl Polymerization, Aydogan C, Ciftci M,  Yagci Y, Macromol. Rapid Commun., 37(7), 650–654, (2016) DOI: 10.1002/marc.201500721 Type II photoinit

Photoinduced Cu(0)-mediated ATRP

Photoinduced Cu(0)-mediated atom transfer radical polymerization, S.Kork, M. Ciftci, M. A. Tasdelen, Y. Yagci, Macromol. Chem Phys., 217, 812–817 (2016) DOI: 10.1002/macp.201500456 Photoinduced Cu(0)-mediated atom tr


Melamine-based microporous polymer

Melamine-based microporous polymer for highly efficient removal of copper(II) from aqueous solution, O.S. Taskin, N. Ersoy,A. Aksu, B. Kiskan,N. Balkis, Y.Yagci, Polymer International, 2016, 65, 439-445. DOI: 10.1002/pi.5074 In this study, we

Combining Elemental Sulfur with Polybenzoxazines via Inverse Vulcanization

Combining Elemental Sulfur with Polybenzoxazines via Inverse Vulcanization, M. Arslan, B. Kiskan, Y.Yagci, Macromolecules 2016, 49, 767−773 DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.5b02791 A novel strategy to obtain sulfur-rich polybenzoxazi

Microporous benzidine-based adsorbent material

Copper(II) removal from the aqueous solution using microporous benzidine-based adsorbent material. Taskin OS, Kiskan B, Aksu A, Balkis N, Yagci Y. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering. 2016, 4(1), 899-907. doi:10.1016/j.j


Fullerene-Attached Polymeric Homogeneous-Heterogeneous Photoactivators for Visible-Light-Induced CuAAC Click Reactions

Fullerene attached polymeric homogeneous/heterogeneous photoactivators for visible light-induced CuAAC cick reactions. Taskin OS, Yilmaz G and Yagci Y. ACS Macro Letters. 2016, 5, 103-107. DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.5b00885

Externally stimulated click reactions

Externally stimulated click reactions for macromolecular syntheses. Tasdelen MA, Kiskan B, Yagci Y.Progress in Polymer Science. 2016. 52, 19-78.  doi:10.1016/j.progpolymsci.2015.09.003 Abstract Over the last decade, click chem

Nanocomposite as Negative Image Patterning Material

Synthesis, Characterization and Photoinduced Cross-linking of Functionalized Poly(cyclohexyl methacrylate) Copolymer/Clay Nanocomposite as Negative Image Patterning Material. Yoshikawa, Y.Ciftci, M. Aydin, M. Narusawa, M. Karatsu, T. Yagci, Y. Journa


Visible Light-induced Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization for Macromolecular Syntheses

Visible Light-induced Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization for Macromolecular Syntheses, Y. Yagci, M. A. Tasdelen, B. Kiskan, M. Ciftci, S. Dadashi-Silab, O. S.Taskin, G. Yilmaz, ACS Symp. Ser. Vol: 1187, Chapter 8, pp 145–158 (2015) DOI: 10.10

Polymer-Clay Nanocomposites through Multiple Hydrogen-bonding Interactions

Polymer/Clay Nanocomposites through Multiple Hydrogen-bonding Interactions, M. Aydin, M. A. Tasdelen, T. Uyar, Y. Yagci,  J. Polym. Sci. Polym. Chem. Ed., 51, 23-28  (2015) DOI: 10.1002/pola.27487 Abstract An 2-ureido-4[1H

Synthesis of Block Copolymers by Selective H-Abstraction and Radical Coupling Reactions Using Benzophenone-Benzhydrol Photoinitiating System

Synthesis of Block Copolymers by Selective H-Abstraction and Radical Coupling Reactions Using Benzophenone/Benzhydrol Photoinitiating System, O. S. Taskin, B. Aydogan Temel, M. A. Tasdelen, Y. Yagci, Eur. Polym. J., 62, 304-311, (2015) DOI: 10.1


Folic Acid Modified Clay-Polymer Nanocomposites for Selective Cell Adhesion

Folic Acid Modified Clay/Polymer Nanocomposites for Selective Cell Adhesion, F. B. Barlas, D. Ag Seleci, M. Ozkan, B. Demir, M. Seleci, M. Aydin, M. A. Tasdelen, H. M. Zareie, S. Timur, S. Ozcelik, Y. Yagci, J. Mat. Chem. B. 2,  6412–

Photoinitiated Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization: Current Status and Future Perspectives

Photoinitiated Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization: Current Status and Future Perspectives, S. Dadashi-Silab, M. A. Tasdelen, Y. Yagci, J. Polym. Sci. Polym. Chem. Ed., 52, 2878–2888, (2014) DOI: 10.1002/pola.27327 ABSTR

Reduction of Cu(II) by photochemically generated phosphonyl radicals to generate Cu(I) as catalyst for atom transfer radical polymerization and azide-alkyne cycloaddition click reactions

Reduction of Cu(II) by photochemically generated phosphonyl radicals to generate Cu(I) as catalyst for atom transfer radical polymerization and azide-alkyne cycloaddition click reactions, Y. Yagci, M. A. Tasdelen, S. Jockusch, Polymer, 55, 3468&ndash


Photoinduced Reverse ATRP of Methyl Methacrylate Using Camphorquinone-Benzhydrol System

Photoinduced Reverse ATRP of Methyl Methacrylate Using Camphorquinone/Benzhydrol System, O. S. Taskin, G. Yilmaz, M. A. Tasdelen,  Y. Yagci, Polym. Int. 63, 902-907, (2014) DOI: 10.1002/pi.4573 Abstract A versatile initiatin

Photochemically Mediated AtomTransfer Radical Polymerization Using Polymeric Semiconductor Mesoporous Graphitic Carbon Nitride

Photochemically Mediated AtomTransfer Radical Polymerization Using Polymeric Semiconductor Mesoporous Graphitic Carbon Nitride, S. Dadashi-Silab, M. A. Tasdelen, B. Kiskan, X. Wang, M. Antonietti, Y. Yagci, Macromol. Chem. Phys., 7, 675-681, (2014) D

Photoinduced Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization Using Semiconductor Nanoparticles

Photoinduced Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization Using Semiconductor Nanoparticles, S. Dadashi-Silab, M. A. Tasdelen, A. M. Asiri, S. B. Khan, Y. Yagci, Macromol. Rapid. Commun. 35, 454–459, (2014) DOI: 10.1002/marc.201300704 Abstract


Sunlight Induced Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization by Using Dimanganese Decacarbonyl

Sunlight Induced Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization by Using Dimanganese Decacarbonyl, M. Ciftci, M. A. Tasdelen,  Y. Yagci, Polym. Chem. 5, 600-606, (2014) DOI: 10.1039/C3PY01009K Abstract A new photoredox catalyst system for atom

Photoinitiated ATRP in Inverse Microemulsion

Photoinitiated ATRP in Inverse Microemulsion, M. Ciftci, M. A. Tasdelen, W. W. Li, K. Matyjaszewski, Y. Yagci, Macromolecules, 46, 9537-9543, (2013) DOI: 10.1021/ma402058a ABSTRACT The recently developed photoinitiated atom transfer radica

In-situ Synthesis of A3-type Star Polymer/Clay Nanocomposites by Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization

 In-situ Synthesis of A3-type Star Polymer/Clay Nanocomposites by Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization, M. Aydin, M. A. Tasdelen, T. Uyar, Y. Yagci,  J. Polym. Sci. Polym. Chem. Ed., 51, 5257-5262,  (2013) DOI: 10.1002/pola.26957


Synthesis and Characterization of Polysulfone/POSS Hybrid Networks by Photoinduced Crosslinking Polymerization

Synthesis and Characterization of Polysulfone/POSS Hybrid Networks by Photoinduced Crosslinking Polymerization, C. Dizman, M. A. Tasdelen, T. Uyar, Y. Yagci, Macromol. Mater. Eng., 298, 1117-1123, (2013) DOI: 10.1002/mame.201200351 Abstract

Recent Advances in the Preparation of Functionalized Polysulfones

Recent Advances in the Preparation of Functionalized Polysulfones, C. Dizman, M. A. Tasdelen,  Y. Yagci, Polym. Int. 62, 991-1007, (2013) DOI: 10.1002/pi.4525​ Abstract This review summarizes the studies related to chemical fu

Light-Induced Click Reactions

Light-Induced Click Reactions, M. A. Tasdelen,  Y. Yagci, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 52, 5930-5938 (2013) DOI:10.1002/anie.201208741 Abstract Spatial and temporal control over chemical and biological processes, both in terms of “tuning&rd


Polystyrene/clay nanocomposites by atom transfer radical nitroxide coupling chemistry

Polystyrene/clay nanocomposites by atom transfer radical nitroxide coupling chemistry, M. Aydin, M. A. Tasdelen, T. Uyar, S. Jockusch, N. J. Turro, Y. Yagci, J. Polym. Sci. Polym. Chem. Ed., 51, 1024-1028,  (2013) DOI: 10.1002/pol

Visible Light-Induced Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization

Visible Light-Induced Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization, M. A. Tasdelen, M. Ciftci, Y. Yagci, Macromol. Chem Phys., 213, 1391-1396 (2012) DOI: 10.1002/macp.201200204 Abstract Visible light-induced reverse and simultaneous reverse and no

Possibilities for Photoinduced Controlled Radical Polymerizations

Possibilities for Photoinduced Controlled Radical Polymerizations, M. A. Tasdelen, M. Ciftci, M. Uygun, Y. Yagci, ACS Symposium Series, Vol. 1100, Chapter 5, 59-72, (2012) DOI: 10.1021/bk-2012-1100.ch005 Abstract The purpose of this paper


Photoinduced free radical promoted copper (I)-catalyzed click chemistry for macromolecular syntheses

Photoinduced free radical promoted copper (I)-catalyzed click chemistry for macromolecular syntheses, M. A. Tasdelen, G. Yilmaz, B. Iskin, Y. Yagci, Macromolecules, 45, 56-61, (2012) DOI: 10.1021/ma202438w ABSTRACT Photoinduced copper(I)-c

Polysulfone/Clay Nanocomposites by in situ Photoinduced Crosslinking Polymerization

Polysulfone/Clay Nanocomposites by in situ Photoinduced Crosslinking Polymerization, C. Dizman, S. Ates, T. Uyar, M. A. Tasdelen, L. Torun, Y. Yagci, Macromol. Mater. Eng., 296, 1101-1106, (2011) DOI: 10.1002/mame.201100114 Abstract PSU/MM

New Photoinitiating Systems for Cationic Polymerization Acting at Near UV and Visible Range

New Photoinitiating Systems for Cationic Polymerization Acting at Near UV and Visible Range, B. Aydogan, Y. Y. Durmaz, M. U. Kahveci, M. Uygun, M. A. Tasdelen, Y. Yagci, Macromol. Symp., 308, 25-34 (2011) DOI: 10.1002/masy.201151005 Summary


Thermally Curable Polyoxanorbornene by Ring Opening Metathesis Polymerization

Thermally Curable Polyoxanorbornene by Ring Opening Metathesis Polymerization, M. A. Tasdelen, H. Durmaz, Macromol. Chem Phys., 12, 2121-2126 (2011) DOI: 10.1002/macp.201100258 Abstract A novel norbornene monomer bearing a thermally curabl

Studies on photoinduced ATRP in the presence of photoinitiator

Studies on photoinduced ATRP in the presence of photoinitiator, M. A. Tasdelen, M. Uygun, Y. Yagci, Macromol. Chem Phys., 212, 2036-2042 (2011) DOI: 10.1002/macp.201100267 Abstract Photoinduced reverse and simultaneous reverse and normal i

Polybenzoxazine/Clay Nanocomposites by in situ Thermal Ring-Opening Polymerization Using Intercalated Monomer

Polybenzoxazine/Clay Nanocomposites by in situ Thermal Ring-Opening Polymerization Using Intercalated Monomer, K. D. Demir, M. A. Tasdelen, T. Uyar, A. S. Kawaguchi, A. Sudo, T. Endo, Y. Yagci, J. Polym. Sci. Polym. Chem. Ed., 49, 4213-4220 (2011) DO


Photochemical Methods for the Preparation of Complex Linear and Cross-linked Macromolecular Structures

Photochemical Methods for the Preparation of Complex Linear and Cross-linked Macromolecular Structures, M. A. Tasdelen, Y. Yagci, Aust. J. Chem., 64, 982-991 (2011) DOI: 10.1071/CH11113 Abstract In this contribution, the current state of t

Poly(phenylene methylene) Based Block Copolymers by Mechanistic Transformation

Poly(phenylene methylene) Based Block Copolymers by Mechanistic Transformation, M. A. Tasdelen, S. Beyazit, D. Gunes, N. Bicak, P. Tatar, A. L. Demirel, Y. Yagci, J. Polym. Sci. Polym. Chem. Ed., 49, 4021-4026 (2011) DOI: 10.1002/pola.24844 A

In situ Synthesis of Polymer/Clay Nanocomposites by Type II Photoinitiated Free Radical Polymerization

In situ Synthesis of Polymer/Clay Nanocomposites by Type II Photoinitiated Free Radical Polymerization, C. Altinkok, T. Uyar, M. A. Tasdelen, Y. Yagci, J. Polym. Sci. Polym. Chem. Ed., 49, 3658-3663 (2011) DOI: 10.1002/pola.24788 A new synthe


Telechelic Polymers by Living and Controlled/Living Polymerization Methods

Telechelic Polymers by Living and Controlled/Living Polymerization Methods, M. A. Tasdelen, M. U. Kahveci, Y. Yagci, Prog. Polym. Sci., 36, 455-567 (2011) DOI: 10.1016/j.progpolymsci.2010.10.002 Abstract Telechelic polymers, defined as macro

Photoinduced Controlled Radical Polymerization

Photoinduced Controlled Radical Polymerization, M. A. Tasdelen, M. Uygun, Y. Yagci, Macromol. Rapid. Commun, 32, 58-62 (2011) DOI: 10.1002/marc.201000351 Abstract Well-controlled radical polymerization of methyl methacrylate can be achieve

Light-induced copper(I)-catalyzed click chemistry

Light-induced copper(I)-catalyzed click chemistry, M. A. Tasdelen, Y. Yagci, Tetrahedron Lett., 51, 6945-6947 (2010) DOI:10.1016/j.tetlet.2010.10.166 Abstract Light can be used as an activator for the in situ generated copper(I)-catalyzed click


Photoinduced Controlled Radical Polymerization in Methanol

Photoinduced Controlled Radical Polymerization in Methanol, M. A. Tasdelen, M. Uygun, Y. Yagci, Macromol. Chem Phys., 211, 2271-2275 (2010) DOI: 10.1002/macp.201000445 Abstract Photoinduced CRP of methyl methacrylate initiated by in situ g

In situ Synthesis of Oil Based Polymer/Silver Nanocomposites by Photoinduced Electron Transfer and Free Radical Polymerization Processes

In situ Synthesis of Oil Based Polymer/Silver Nanocomposites by Photoinduced Electron Transfer and Free Radical Polymerization Processes, O. Eksik, M. A. Tasdelen, A. T. Erciyes, Y. Yagci, Compos. Interfaces, 17, 357-369 (2010) DOI:10.1163/092764410X

In situ Synthesis of Polymer/Clay Nanocomposites by Living and Controlled/Living Polymerization Methods

In situ Synthesis of Polymer/Clay Nanocomposites by Living and Controlled/Living Polymerization Methods, M. A. Tasdelen, J. Kreutzer, Y. Yagci, Macromol. Chem. Phys., 211, 279-285 (2010) DOI: 10.1002/macp.200900590 Abstract The present tre


Influence of Type of Initiation on Thiol-Ene “Click” Chemistry

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