TECHNICAL SKILLS AND ABILITIES

Skills & Abilities

  • Critical thinker, good analyzer and interpreter for results of research and to generator of original ideas, highly goal and team oriented, self-motivated and confidence, effective researcher, problem solver, proven organizational, personal time management and motivator

  • Ability and willingness to engage in a continuous learning program, have good interpersonal skills with strong communication in a multicultural environment, manage conflicts and handle stress.

  • Strong and continuous self-monitoring, effective in managing time and energy, targeting excellence

  • Excellent attention to detail/record keeping ability, and managing of basic laboratory supplies/consumables

  • Evidence of presentation and speech skills to public

  • Language Competencies: Turkish (native), English (fluent and very advanced), German (pre-intermediate), Spanish and Arabic (beginner)

  • Computer Skills:

  • Office Applications: MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, FrontPage

  • Graphic Applications: Camtasia Studio 8, MAYA 2016, Adobe Acrobat Professional and Ulead Photo Express

  • Chemistry Applications: Hystar (v3.2) Data Acquisition, Compass (v4.1) Data Analysis, X-Callibur, FlexControl, Compass Flex Analysis (v3.4), Apex II and Olex2, MassHunter Workstation Data Acquisition, MassHunter Qualitative Analysis, Hyper-Chem. 7.5, Chem-Draw, SciFinder, and NMR data processing softwares, MestReNova, Delta, Nuts, etc.

  • Cyber Services:

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Applied Spectroscopic Techniques

Techniques Used

Instruments Trained

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

(1D and 2D)

(1H, 13C, 19F, 31P, 1H-1H COSY, HMQC, HMBC, NOESY)

NMR Instruments (Bruker Spectrospin 250 Ultra Shield, Bruker Spectrospin 300 Ultra Shield, JEOL 400, Bruker Spectrospin 400 and 500 Ultra Shield)

Size-Exclusion Chromatography (SEC),

Analytical Liquid and Gel Chromatography

Dionex GPC (SEC)

High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)

Dionex HPLC (normal and chrial colums)

Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS)

GC-Mass Spectrometer – Finnigan Trace GC Ultra and Trace DSQ using X-Callibur Software

High-Resolution Mass Spectrometry (HR-MS)

Agilent 6210A LCTOF High Resolution Time of Flight Spectrometer connected to Agilent 1200 Series HPLC, using MassHunter Workstation Data Acquisition (for instrument operation) and MassHunter Qualitative Analysis (for data analysis and processing) Softwares

Ion Trap Mass Spectrometry

Bruker AmaZon SL Ion Trap Mass Spectrometer connected to Agilent 1100 Series HPLC, using Hystar (v3.2) Data Acquisition (for instrument operation) and Compass (v4.1) Data Analysis (for data analysis and processing) Softwares

MALDI-TOF

Bruker AutoFlex III MALDTI-TOF Mass Spectrometer, using FlexControl (for data acquisition) and Compass Flex Analysis (v3.4) (for data analysis and processing) Softwares

X-Ray Diffractometer

Bruker KAPPA APEX II (Prospector and Moly)

Separation and Purification

Teledyne CombiFlash Rf Flash Chromatography Pred. to Rf+ Unit4

Spectrochemical Trace Elemental Analysis

Atomic Absorption (AA) and Atomic Emission (AE) Spectrometers

Infra-Red and Ultra-Violet

FT-IR Instrument – Bruker IFS 66v/s, UV-Vis Instrument – Shimadzu, Dionex LC-UV/Vis-Fluorescence

Molecular Weight Analysis

Gel Permeation Chromatography (GPC), Dilute Solution Viscosity Testing (IV), Melt Flow Index Testing (MFI)

Morphology Analysis

Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM), Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM), Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM)

Simultaneous Thermal Analysis (STA) – Thermal Properties

Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC), Thermogravimetry Analysis (TGA), Rheology Testing, Dynamic Mechanical Testing (DMA)