Micro and Nano Interface Engineering Research Group - MiNiERG


  • Congratulations to Eylül Demir who received the B.Sc. in Engineering degree with honors(1st Place).
  • Congratulations to F. Gözde Yüce who received the B.Sc. in Engineering degree with honors(2nd Place).
  • Controlled drug release behavior of metformin hydrogen chloride from biodegradable films based on chitosan/poly (ethylene glycol) methyl ether blend. Submitted ,(2017).
  • Tolga Yıldırım defended his MS thesis in June 2017.
  • Safety assessment of nanoparticles commonly used in nanomedicine using in vitro models, Y. Cetin, Y. Yildizhan, Z. Adiguzel, H. Duran, Z. Oluz, Toxicology Letters, 2017, 280, S185.

Research Interests

  • Structural and functional properties of organic thin films, in particular supramolecular assemblies and nano-materials

  • Synthetic Biological Polymers : Structure and Dynamics

  • Optical Biosensors

  • Photochemistry

  • Polymer Dispersed Liquid Crystals (PDLC)

  • Nanotoxicology

  • Polymer Crystalization in nanoconfinement

  • Polymer dynamics in thin films

  • Nanoparticles in water remediction

  • Nanofluidics and Ionanofluids


Dr. Hatice Duran
Assoc. Prof
TOBB University of Economics and Technology
Department of Materials Science & Nanotechnology Engineering
Sogutozu Cad. 43 06560
☎ +90-312-292 4339
✉ hduran (at) etu.edu.tr
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