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Özlen Ferruh Erdem

Dr. Özlen Ferruh Erdem

Research Scientist in Solar Energy Research and Applications

e-mail:oferruh@metu.edu.tr
Phone:+90 312 210 3270
Fax:+90 312 210 5099
Room:209
Address:Physics Dept.
Middle East Technical University
06800
Ankara - TURKEY

Research Interests:
  • Electronic structure-function relationship of bio-inspired catalysts, enzymes, metalloproteins
  • Small molecule activation
  • Zeolites and mesoporous materials
  • Glass transition
  • Spin dynamics
  • Solid-state nuclear magnetic resonance (SS-NMR), electron spin resonance (ESR), Moessbauer, and dielectric spectroscopy
  • Theoretical predictions (with DFT) of spectroscopic properties
  • Defect centers in solar cells
Education:
  • B.S.: Physics Dept., Ankara University (1998)
  • M.Sc.: Physics Dept., METU (2001)
  • Ph.D.: Physics Dept., Leipzig University (2007)
Career:
  • 1998-2001 Research Assistant, Physics Dept., METU
  • 2001-2007 Research Assistant, Physics Dept., Leipzig University
  • 2007-2008 Post-doctoral Fellow, Physics Dept., Leipzig University
  • 2008-2015 Post-doctoral Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Energy Conversion

Curriculum Vitae