Educational Background: 

B.S. Ege University, Dept. of Chemistry, 2005

M.S. Ege Univerity, Dept. of Chemistry, 2007

Ph. D. Bogazici University, Dept. of Chemistry, 2014



Synthesis and fabrication of reactive polymeric interfaces for biomedical applications


1. Cengiz, N., Gevrek, T. N., Sanyal, R. and Sanyal, A. 'Fabrication of Patterned Hydrogel Interfaces: Exploiting the Maleimide Group as a Dual Purpose Handle for Cross-Linking and Bioconjugation' Bioconjugate Chemistry2020, 31(5), 1382-1391.

2.Cengiz, N.; Gevrek, T. N.; Sanyal, R.; Sanyal, A. '‘Orthogonal Thiol–ene ‘Click’ Reactions: A Powerful Combination for Fabrication and Functionalization of Patterned Hydrogels’ Chemical Communications 2017, 53, 8894-8897.

3. Cengiz, N.; Rao, J.; Sanyal, A.; Khan, A. “Designing Functionalizable Hydrogels Through Thiol-Epoxy Coupling Chemistry” Chemical Communications 2013, 49, 11191-11193.

4. Subramani, C., Cengiz, N., Saha, K., Gevrek, T. N., Yu, X., Jeong, Y., Sanyal, A., Rotello, V. M. "Direct Fabrication of Functional and Biofunctional Nanostructures Through Reactive Imprinting" Advanced Materials, 2011, 23, 3165-3169.

5. Cengiz N.; Kabadayioglu H.; Sanyal R. “Orthogonally functionalizable copolymers based on a novel reactive carbonate monomer”  Journal of Polymer Science Part A Polymer Chemistry 2010, 48, 4737-4746.

6. Tonga, M.; Cengiz, N.; Kose, M. M.; Dede, T.; Sanyal, A. "Dendronized Polymers via Diels-Alder ‘Click’ Reaction" Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry 2010, 48, 410–416.