Assoc.Prof.Dönüş Tuncel's Laboratory

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1) D. Tuncel, J. H. G. Steinke, "Catalytic self-threading: A new route for the synthesis of polyrotaxanes", Macromolecules, 2004, 37, 288.

2) D. Tuncel, J. H. G. Steinke, "The synthesis of [2], [3] and [4]rotaxanes and semirotaxanes" Chem. Commun., 2002, 496.

3) D. Tuncel, J. H. G. Steinke, "Mainchain pseudopolyrotaxanes via post-threading with cucurbituril" Chem. Commun., 2001, 25.

4) D. Tuncel, J. H. G. Steinke, "Catalytically self-threading polyrotaxanes" Chem. Commun., 1999, 1509.

5) D.Tuncel, J. R. Mathews, H. L. Anderson, "Synthesis of nanowalled polymer microtubes using glass fiber templates" Adv. Func. Mater. 2004, 14, 85.

6) J. R. Matthews, D. Tuncel, R.M.J. Jakobs, C. D. Bain, H. L. Anderson, "Surfaces designed for charge reversal" J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2003, 125, 6428.

7) D. Tuncel, H.B. Tiftik, B. Salih, "pH-Responsive polypseudorotaxane synthesized through cucurbit[6]uril catalyzed 1,3-dipolar cycloaddition" J. Mater. Chem., 2006, 16, 3291.

8) D. Tuncel, N. Cindir, U. Koldemir, "[5]rotaxane and [5]pseudorotaxane based on cucurbit[6]uril and anchored to a meso-tetraphenyl porphyrin" J. Inclusion Phenom. Macrocyclic Chem., 2006, 55, 373.

9) D. Tuncel, O. Ozsar, H.B. Tiftik, B. Salih, "Molecular switch based on a cucurbit[6]uril containing bistable [3]rotaxane" Chem. Commun., 2007, 1369.

10) I. O. Huyal, T. Ozel, U. Koldemir, S. Nizamoglu, D. Tuncel, H. V. Demir, "White emitting polyfluorene functionalized with azide hybridized on near-UV light emitting diode for high color rendering index", Optics Express, 2008, 16, 1115.

11) D. Tuncel, M. Katterle "pH-Triggered threading/dethreading and switching of cucurbit[6]uril on bistable [3]pseudorotaxanes and [3]rotaxanes" Chem. Eur. J., 2008, 14, 4110 .

12) I. O. Huyal, U. Koldemir, T. Ozel, H. V. Demir, D. Tuncel, "On the origin of high quality white light emission from hybrid inorganic/organic light emitting materials" J. Mater. Chem., 2008, 18, 3568 (inside cover).

13) I. O. Huyal, T. Ozel, D. Tuncel, H. V. Demir, "Quantum efficiency enhancement in film by making nanoparticles of polyfluorene", Optics Express, 2008, 16, 1339.

15) G.Celtek, M.Artar, O.A.Scherman, D.Tuncel, Chem. Eur. J., 2009, 14, 4110.

16) D. Tuncel, H.V. Demir, "Conjugated polymer nanoparticles", Nanoscale, 2010, 2, 484-494 (Invited Feature Article, May, June, July, Top Ten articles).

17) D. Tuncel, M. Artar, S.B. Hanay, "The effect of cucurbit[n]uril on the solubility, morphology and the photophysical properties of nonionic conjugated polymers in an aqueous medium", Journal of Polymer Science: Part A, Polymer Chemistry, 2010, 48, 4894-4899 (featured as a cover).

18) I. O. Ozel, T. Ozel, H. V. Demir, D. Tuncel "Non-radiative resonance energy transfer in bipolymer nanoparticles of fluorescent conjugated polymers", Optics Express, 2010, 18, 670-684.

19) E.J.Park, T.Erdem, V.Ibrahimova, S. Nizamoglu, H.V.Demir, D.Tuncel, "White-Emitting Conjugated Polymer Nanoparticles with Cross-Linked Shell for Mechanical Stability and Controllable Photometric Properties in Color-Conversion LED Applications", ACS Nano, 2011, 5, 2483-2492.

20) D.Tuncel, O.Unal, M.Artar, "Supramolecular Assemblies Constructed by Cucurbituril-Catalyzed Click Reaction", Israel Journal of Chemistry, 2011, 51, 525 (Special Issue on Cucurbiturils, Invited Review article).

21) D. Tuncel, "Non-covalent interactions betwen the conjugated polymers and carbon nanotubes", Nanoscale, Feature Article, 2011, 3, 3545.

22) V. Ibrahimova, S. Ekiz, O. Gezici, D. Tuncel, "Facile synthesis of cross-linked patchy fluorescent conjugated polymer nanoparticles by click reaction", Polymer Chemistry, 2011, 2, 2818-2824.


Book Chapters:

Krasia, T. C.; Khodabakhsh, S.; Tuncel, D.; Steinke, J. H. G., "Cucurbituril: A Versatile "Bead" for Polyrotaxane Synthesis", in Macromolecular Nanostructured Materials, Ueyama, N.; Harada, A., Eds.; Springer-Verlag: Berlin - Heidelberg 2004, Vol. 78, 41-64, 3-540-22327-4.