• KB 523
  • (212) 359 47 91
  • oktay.demircan@boun.edu.tr
  • Department of Chemistry, Boğaziçi University, Bebek 34342, Istanbul-TURKEY
  • Demircan Research Group

Education

  • B.S. Chemistry, Middle East Technical University, 1999
  • M.S. Chemistry, Middle East Technical University, 2002
  • Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Maryland, 2007

Administrative Activities

  • Chemistry Department, Vice Chairman (2012-  )
  • Advanced Technologies R&D Center Executive Committee, member (2012-  )

Research Interests

Inorganic, Material & Electrochemistry

  • Solid Oxide Fuel Cells
  • Fuel Cells
  • Hydrogen storage techniques and materials
  • Alternative Energy Sources
  • In-situ analytical techniques at high temperature
  • Catalyst
  • High temperature materials
  • Nanoparticles
  • Alloys
  • Bor mines and their fuel cell applications
  • Coal gasification and conditioning techniques
  • Electrochemistry
  • Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy
  • Raman Spectroscopy

Recent Publications

Teaching

  • CHEM103 General Chemistry I
  • CHEM104 General Chemistry II
  • CHEM245 Inorganic Chemistry I
  • CHEM331 Inorganic Chemistry II
  • CHEM333 Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory
  • CHEM456 Electrochemistry
  • CHEM579 Graduate Seminar
  • CHEM596 Alternative Energy Resources