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Yaprak Subaşı

Res. Asst, Ph.D. Student

Koç University College of Sciences KUBAM

Yaprak Subaşı received her B.S.c. degree from Yildiz Technical University Faculty of Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering in 2016. She obtained her M.S.c. degree in Materials Engineering at Yildiz Technical University. During the M.S.c. period, she focused on nanomaterials, polymeric membranes and wastewater treatment technologies. She is doing her Ph.D. at Koç University under supervision of Prof. Dr. Mehmet Somer. She is working on the development of new generation lithium ion batteries.

Research Interests
Nanotechnology, Surface Modification, Inorganic Chemistry, Lithium Ion Batteries, Membrane Technology, Hollow Fibers


  1. 2018 – Present

    Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering

    Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey
  2. 2016 - 2018

    M.Sc., Materials Engineering

    Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences, Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey
  3. 2012 – 2016

    B.Sc., Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

    Faculty of Chemistry-Metallurgical, Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul Turkey

Professional Experience

  1. Summer 2019
    Guest Researcher
    Stockholm University
  2. 2017 - Recent
    Research and Teaching Assistant
    Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey
  3. 2017 - 2018
    Assistant Specialist
    Ak-Kim Kimya Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş.
  4. 2016 – 2017
    R&D Long Term Intern
    Ak-Kim Kimya Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş.
  5. Summer 2015
    Manufacturing Engineering Intern
    Arcelik A.Ş.
  6. Summer 2014
    Production Engineering Intern
    Colakoglu Metalurji A.Ş.

Scientific Contributions

  • Number of International Publications: 2
  • Number of International Conference Presentations (Oral/Poster): 1