Dr. Hava Akpınar

Post Doctoral Researcher

Ph.D. in Polymer Science & Technology @METU
M.S. in Chemistry @METU
B.S. in Chemistry @METU
E-mail: hzakpinar@yahoo.com
Research Areas: Perovskite Solar Cells and Perovskite/Silicon Tandem Solar Cells


“Donor–acceptor–donor type conjugated polymers for electrochromic applications: benzimidazole as the acceptor unit” H Akpınar, A Balan, D Baran, EK Ünver, L TopparePolymer 51 (26), 6123-6131

“Electrochromism in multichromic conjugated polymers: Thiophene and azobenzene derivatives on the main chain” DH Apaydin, H Akpinar, M Sendur, L ToppareJournal of Electroanalytical Chemistry 665, 52-57

“Multichromic benzimidazole‐containing polymers: Comparison of donor and acceptor unit effects” AG Nurioglu, H Akpinar, M Sendur, L ToppareJournal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry 50 (17), 3499-3506

“Influence of hydrogen bonding on electrochromic properties of conducting polymers” H Akpinar, AG Nurioglu, L ToppareJournal of Electroanalytical Chemistry 683, 62-69

“Natural resin shellac as a substrate and a dielectric layer for organic field-effect transistors” M Irimia-Vladu, ED Głowacki, G Schwabegger, L Leonat, HZ Akpinar, …Green Chemistry 15 (6), 1473-1476

“Further investigation of intramolecular H-bonding in benzimidazole and EDOT containing monomer” AG Nurioglu, H Akpinar, FE Kanik, D Toffoli, L Toppare Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry 693, 23-27

“A novel conducting copolymer: Investigation of its matrix properties for cholesterol biosensor applications” S Soylemez, FE Kanik, AG Nurioglu, H Akpinar, L Toppare Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 182, 322-329

“Synthesis and electrochromic properties of trans-stilbene bearing copolymers obtained with different repeat unit and chain length” M Karakus, AG Nurioglu, HZ Akpinar, L Toppare, A CirpanElectrochimica Acta 100, 110-117

“Spray‐processable thiazolothiazole‐based copolymers with altered donor groups and their electrochromic properties” HZ Akpinar, YA Udum, L ToppareJournal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry 51 (18), 3901-3906

“A novel DAD type and folic acid conjugated fluorescent monomer as a targeting probe for imaging of folate receptor overexpressed cells” F Ekiz Kanik, D Ag, M Seleci, FB Barlas, M Kesik, G Hizalan, H Akpinar, …Biotechnology progress 30 (4), 952-959

“Multichromic and soluble conjugated polymers containing thiazolothiazole unit for electrochromic applications” HZ Akpınar, YA Udum, L ToppareEuropean Polymer Journal 63, 255-261

“A benzimidazole-based conducting polymer and a PMMA–clay nanocomposite containing biosensor platform for glucose sensing” FB Emre, M Kesik, FE Kanik, HZ Akpinar, E Aslan-Gurel, RM Rossi, Synthetic Metals 207, 102-109