Person

Dr. rer. nat.

Turgut Sönmez

Turgut Sönmez
Lehrstuhl für Heterogene Katalyse und Technische Chemie

Address

Building: Sammelbau Chemie

Room: 42B 355

Worringerweg 2

52074 Aachen

Contact

WorkPhone
Phone: +49 241 80 26591
Fax Fax: +49 241 80 22177
 

Research Area

  • Covalent Triazine Frameworks (CTF) synthesis and characterization
  • The oxygen reduction reaction (ORR) and oxygen evolution reaction (OER) processes at metal-free CTF
  • Metal doped CTF materials for ORR and OER
  • Development of active and stable catalysts for Hydrogen Oxidation Reaction (HOR)

Resume

2019 -

Postdoctoral Fellow, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany

2013-2017

Ph.D, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK

2011-2013

M.Sc, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA

2004-2008

B.Sc, Cukurova University, Adana, Turkey

Recent Publications

Sönmez, T., Belthle, K. S., Iemhoff, A., Uecker, J., Artz, J., Bisswanger, T., ... & Palkovits, R. (2021). Metal free-covalent triazine frameworks as oxygen reduction reaction catalysts–structure–electrochemical activity relationship. Catalysis Science & Technology, 11(18), 6191-6204.

Zakaria, N. D., Omar, M. H., Ahmad Kamal, N. N., Abdul Razak, K., Sönmez, T., Balakrishnan, V., & Hamzah, H. H. (2021). Effect of Supporting Background Electrolytes on the Nanostructure Morphologies and Electrochemical Behaviors of Electrodeposited Gold Nanoparticles on Glassy Carbon Electrode Surfaces. ACS omega, 6(38), 24419-24431.

Hamzah, H. H., Kamal, N. N. A., Meneghello, M., Shafiee, S. A., Sönmez, T., Taib, M. N. A. M., ... & Zulkifli, M. F. M. (2020). Hexanediamine Monolayer Electrografted at Glassy Carbon Electrodes Enhances Oxygen Reduction Reaction in Aqueous Neutral Media. Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 167(16), 166508.