Burcu  Saner Okan

Integrated Manufacturing Technologies Research and Application Center

Areas of Interest

  • Self-healing nanocomposites and coatings; graphene synthesis and its applications; carbon nanotubes; carbon fibers; electrospinning; anti-microbial coatings; polymer synthesis; fuel cells.


  • Material Research Society, American Chemical Society


  • 3rd place project award – Automotive Project Competition  2016
  • Best oral presentation award – 6th International Conference on Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Conference  2015
  • the 2nd place project award – the Project competition about new technologies in automotive sector organized by Yıldız Technical University Technology Transfer Office  2015
  • Best poster award – Euronanoforum 2013  2013
  • I2CAM travel award, Research collaboration with University of California, Berkeley, – I2CAM  2013