My CV


Selmiye  Alkan Gürsel

selmiye-sabanciuniv.edu

Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences

Education

    Ph.D. in Chemistry, Middle East Technical University (METU), 2002 M.Sc. in Chemistry, METU, 1997 B.Sc. in Chemisry Education, METU, 1994

Work Experience

    Paul Scherrer Institut, Switzerland, 2003-2007 University of Florida, USA, 2001-2002

Areas of Interest

  • Polymer Electrolyte Membrane (PEM) Fuel Cells,
  • Lithium-Ion Batteries,
  • Lithium-Air Batteries,
  • All Solid State Batteries,
  • Graphene for Energy Applications,
  • Radiation-Induced Graft Polymerization,
  • Electroactive & Conducting Polymers

Memberships

  • Hydrogen Europe Research (HER)
  • BATTERIES EUROPEAN PARTNERSHIP (BEPA)
  • Electrochemical Society (ECS)
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Polymer Group of Switzerland (PGS)
  • Kimya Derneği
  • Karbon Derneği

Awards

  • “Academic Prize” in the inaugural Women Energizing Turkey Awards – Turkish Ministry of Energy and Natural Resource  2018
  • Member of Hydrogen Europa Research – Hydrogen Europa Research  2018
  • Best Poster Award – 2nd International Symposium on Materials for Energy Storage and Conversion  2017
  • Rapid Microwave Assisted Synthesis of Robust Hybrid Electrocatalysts for Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell – Sabancı University Nanotechnology Research and Application Center  2017
  • Science Academy -Young Academics Prize Scholarships (BAGEP) 2013 – Sabancı University  2013
  • ODTÜ Prof. Dr. Mustafa N. PARLAR Eğitim ve Araştırma Vakfı -Research Incentive Award 2012 – Sabancı University  2012
  • TÜBA-L’oréal Turkey for Women in Science – Sabancı University  2010
  • Prize of excellent personal performance – Paul Scherrer Institut  2005
  • Prize of excellent personal performance – Paul Scherrer Institut  2004
  • Prize of excellent personal performance – Paul Scherrer Institut  2003