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  • zatay@boun.edu.tr
  • Department of Chemistry, Boğaziçi University, Bebek 34342, Istanbul-TURKEY
  • Atay Research Group

Education

  • B.S. Chemistry, University of Kent at Canterbury, 1983
  • Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Kent at Canterbury, 1987

Administrative Activities

  • Head of Scholarship Commission (1994-2012)
  • Registrar (1997-2004)
  • Coordinator of Summer School (2000-2004)
  • Scientific Research Projects Committee, member (2006-   )
  • Student Ethics Committee, member (2007-   )
  • Diploma and Certificate Text Editing Commission, member  (2008-2012)
  • Dean of Student Affairs (2008-2012)
  • Diploma Ceremony Award Commission, member (2008-2012)
  • Head of Academic Integrity Commission (2008-2012)
  • Executive Committee of the School of Foreign Languages, member (2012-2013)
  • Head of BAP Committee (2012-2012)
  • Director of School of Foreign Languages  (2013-  )
  • Vice Rector (2016- )

Research Interests

Colloid & Surface Chemistry

  • Nanopatterning on Surfaces
  • Nanoparticles for biomedical, optical and electronic applications
  • Water-in-Oil and Oil-in-Water Emulsions
  • Vesicles and Liposomes

Recent Publications

Teaching

  • CHEM245 Inorganic Chemistry
  • CHEM247 Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory
  • CHEM308 Instrumental Analysis II
  • CHEM352 Physical Chemistry II
  • CHEM356 Physical Chemistry Laboratory
  • CHEM410 Forensic Chemistry
  • CHEM559 Surface&Colloidal Chemistry