Atilim University,

Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry, ATOMSEL

Incek, Golbasi, 06836
Phone: +903125868304-8817
Fax: +903125868091

Prof. Dr. Atilla Cihaner


Dr. Cihaner was born in Ankara, Turkey, in 1977. He graduated from Department of Chemistry at Middle East Technical University (METU) in 1998 and then he joined Prof. Dr. Ahmet M. Önal’s Research Group at METU. He did his M.Sc (2000) and Ph.D. (2004) on the synthesis of conjugated polymers and their applications. He became a research assistant in 1999 and an assistant professor in 2004. He is working as a professor of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry at Atilim University since 2014. His research work is focused on the design and synthesis of functional materials and unnatural products and their applications, such as electrochromic devices, PLEDs, solar cells, erasable papers, hydrophobic surfaces, molecular switches and sensors. Also, he is interested in the sysnthesis of novel luminol-type chemiluminescent compounds and their application in forensic science. Married since 2005, Dr. Cihaner has twins, Mahir and Siyar.