Research Projects


2019

Asst. Prof. Zeynep İYİGÜNDOĞDU 

Project Title: Development of new antimicrobial and antiviral seed surface coating formulation against plant-borne plant pathogens (2016-2019)
TAGEM PROJECT, Yeditepe University. (Researcher)


2018

Asst. Prof. Rozelin AYDIN 
Project Title: Biodegradation of Stone Material in the Ancient City of Anavarza, Tübitak 1001. (2018-cont.)  
Funded by TUBITAK. (Coordinator)


Asst. Prof. Özgür Cem ERKİN 
Project Title: Molecular characterization of acquired drug resistance in non-small cell lung cancer cell lines, 2018. 
Funded by Adana AT Science and Technology University-Unit of Scientific Research Projects Coordination (Principal Investigator).


Asst. Prof. Özgür Cem ERKİN 
Project Title: Establishment of drug resistant cell sub-lines in non-small cell lung cancer (M. Eng. thesis project), 2018. 
Funded by Adana AT Science and Technology University-Unit of Scientific Research Projects Coordination. (Principal Investigator).

Asst. Prof. Dilek GÖKTÜRK
Project Title: I
nvestigation of the effects of cryogel porosity characteristics on cell proliferation in 3D carcinoma cell cultures, project no: 18103029
Funded by Adana AT Science and Technology University-Unit of Scientific Research Projects Coordination

Asst. Prof. Hatice İmge OKTAY BAŞEĞMEZ
Project Title: Development of column support for the determination of ergosterol in foods, Project No: 18103009
Funded by Adana AT Science and Technology University-Unit of Scientific Research Projects Coordination

Asst. Prof. Sibel ÖZDAŞ
Project Title: Detection of neopterin from biological fluids with 3D biocompatible polymeric gel-matrix, Project No: 18103018
Funded by Adana AT Science and Technology University-Unit of Scientific Research Projects Coordination

Assoc. Prof. Gözde BAYDEMİR PEŞİNT
Project Title: Preparation of polymeric sponges with Angiotensin(II) memory, Project No: 18103010
Funded by Adana AT Science and Technology University-Unit of Scientific Research Projects Coordination

Asst. Prof. Esra GOV
Project Title: Biomarker identificaiton in papillary thyroid cancer via system biology approach
Funded by Adana AT Science and Technology University-Unit of Scientific Research Projects Coordination. 


Asst. Prof. Yeliz GÜRDAL DURGUN 
Project Title:  "Advanced quantum simulations for material design" 
Funded by Swiss National Science Foundation, NCCR-MARVEL, Switzerland, 2016-2018 (Researcher).


Asst. Prof. Yeliz GÜRDAL DURGUN 
Project Title: "Ab-initio Modeling of metal and semiconductor surfaces for photo-catalytic water splitting" 
Funded by Swiss National Science Foundation, Sinergia, Switzerland, 2016-2018 (Researcher).


Asst. Prof. Zeynep İYİGÜNDOĞDU 
Project Title: Flexural Strength and Pressure Resistance Testing of Antimicrobial Additive Including Cement and Antimicrobial Additive Amount Optimizations, No: 16103017 (1.12.2016-02.11.2018) 
Funded by Adana AT Science and Technology University-Unit of Scientific Research Projects Coordination (Coordinator).


2017

Asst. Prof. Özgür Cem ERKİN 
Project Title: Optimization of qPCR conditions for determination of important predictive and prognostic biomarkers in non-small cell lung cancer, 2017. 
Funded by Adana AT Science and Technology University-Unit of Scientific Research Projects Coordination (Principal Investigator).


Asst. Prof. Rozelin AYDIN 
Project Title: EU and National Grant Prg. Project Preparation Training for Academics, (2017).
Funded by Cukurova Development Agency. (Coordinator)


Asst. Prof. Rozelin AYDIN 
Project Title: Isolation, Characterization and Identification of Bacteria Living in Extreme Conditions (MSc thesis project) , 2016-2017. 
Funded by Adana BTU –Unit of Scientific Research Project Coordination. (Coordinator)


Asst. Prof. Zeynep İYİGÜNDOĞDU 
Project Title: Identification of Cave Bacteria by Using Advanced Molecular Techniques and Determination of Antimicrobial Properties, No: 16102015 (1.12.2016-30.11.2017)
Funded by Adana AT Science and Technology University-Unit of Scientific Research Projects Coordination. (Researcher)


Asst. Prof. Yeliz GÜRDAL DURGUN 

Project Title: "Ab-initio simulations of heterogeneous catalysis for photo-catalytic water reduction" 
Funded by Light to chemical energy conversion (LightChEC), University of Zurich, Switzerland, 2013-2017 (Researcher).


Asst. Prof. Yeliz GÜRDAL DURGUN 

Project Title: "How coordination pocket and ligand type affect the water reduction mechanism of Co-based Catalysts"
Funded by Partnership in Advanced Computing in Europe, PRACE, 2016-2017 (Researcher).


Asst. Prof. Benay TUNÇSOY 
Project Title: Investigation of titanium dioxide and copper oxide nanoparticules effects on accumulation, antioxidant activity and hemocytes of Galleria mellonella, 2017
Funded by Cukurova University, Scientific Research Projects Coordination Unit (Investigator)


2016

Asst. Prof. Rozelin AYDIN 
Project Title: Identıfıcatıon of Cave Bacterıa by Using Advanced Molecular Techniques and Determınatıon of Antımicrobial properties of samples, 2016-2017.  Funded by Adana BTU –Unit of Scientific Research Project Coordination. (Coordinator)


Asst. Prof. Rozelin AYDIN 
Project Title: A Survey on Drinking Water Preferences & Point of Use Water Treatment Systems in Adana, Turkey, 2016.
Funded by Cukurova Development Agency. (Coordinator)


Asst. Prof. Zeynep İYİGÜNDOĞDU 
Project Title: Developing and Production of Hygienic Adult/Patient Diaper, No: 0042.STZ.2013-1 (2013-2016) 
SANTEZ PROJECT , Yeditepe University. (Researcher)


Asst. Prof. Benay TUNÇSOY 
Project Title: Synergistic Effects of Pyriproxyfen and Bacillus thuringiensis on Antioxidant Defence Systems and Lipid Peroxidation of Galleria mellonella L. larvae, 2016
Funded by The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (Tubitak) (Scholarship student)


Asst. Prof. Benay TUNÇSOY 
Project Title: Determination of copper oxide nanoparticles effects on some biochemical parameters of hemolymph, midgut and fat body of Galleria mellonella., 2016
Funded by Cukurova University, Scientific Research Projects Coordination Unit (Investigator)


2015

Asst. Prof. Rozelin AYDIN 
Project Title: Current Statement Analysis and Awareness Study of Water Reservoirs in Seyhan District of Adana Province
Funded by Çukurova Development Agency


Asst. Prof. Sibel OZDAS
Project Title: Interleukin–10 gene polymorphisms in patients with nasal polyposis (ID No: 41304669/604.02/2422, Project Leader)
Supported by General Directorate of Medical Research and Developing Services – Ministry of Health – Ankara – Turkey in 2015.


Asst. Prof. Benay TUNÇSOY 
Project Title: Effects of Juvenile Hormone Analogue Pyriproxyfen on Catalase and Superoxide Dismutase Activity of Galleria mellonella, 2015
Funded by Cukurova University, Scientific Research Projects Coordination Unit (Investigator)


2014

Asst. Prof. Rozelin AYDIN
Project Title: Investigation of Microbial Loads of Different Water Reservoirs in Seyhan District of Adana Province 
Funded by BAP, The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey


Asst. Prof. Rozelin AYDIN 
Project Title: An Analysis of Awareness and Consciousness of Public on the Indoor Water System in Apartment Building in Terms of Accessing to Clean Water, 2014. 
Funded by Cukurova Development Agency. (Coordinator)


Asst. Prof. Rozelin AYDIN 
Project Title: Advanced Technologies Center R&D Laboratory (ILTEM), DPT- 2014K120120, 2014.
Funded by State Planning Organization. (Researcher)


Asst. Prof. Dilek GÖKTÜRK 
Project Title: Investigation of the Role of Human Cytomegalovirus (Hcmv) Promoter DNA Region in Glioblastoma
Funded by Adana AT Science and Technology University-Unit of Scientific Research Projects Coordination 


2013

Asst. Prof. Özgür Cem ERKİN 
Project Title: Bio-marker research center for personalized medicine, 2012-2013.
Funded by National Research Fundation of Korea. (Researcher). 


Asst. Prof. Zeynep İYİGÜNDOĞDU 
Project Title: Developing Antimicrobial Female Pad, Tampon and Baby Diaper Using Boron Mineral Compounds, No: 2012.Ç0339, (2011-2013), 
BOREN  PROJECT, Yeditepe University (Researcher)  


Asst. Prof. Sibel OZDAS
Project Title: Investigation molecular pathologies on the SCGB1C1 (Ligand-Binding Protein RYD5) gene in patients with nasal polyposis (ID No: 012D06601008, Project Researcher)”
Supported by Hacettepe University Scientific Research Projects Coordination Unit– Ankara – Turkey in 2012-2013.


Asst. Prof. Sibel OZDAS
Project Title: Investigation of expression level of the SCGB1D4 (IIS) gene in Secretoglobin (SCGB) gene superfamily in children with adenoidal hypertrophy (ID No: 898, Project Researcher)”
Supported by Hacettepe University Scientific Research Projects Coordination Unit– Ankara – Turkey in 2012-2013. 


Asst. Prof. Sibel OZDAS
Project Title: “Investigation the role of ESET gene in head and neck cancer (ID No: 1755, Project Researcher)”
Supported by Hacettepe University Scientific Research Projects Coordination Unit– Ankara – Turkey in 2012-2013. 


Asst. Prof. Sibel OZDAS
Project Title: “Investigation molecular pathologies of Interleukin–10 gene in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) (ID No: 013D04601005, Project Researcher)”
Supported by Hacettepe University Scientific Research Projects Coordination Unit– Ankara – Turkey in 2012-2013.


Asst. Prof. Benay TUNÇSOY 
Project Title: The Effect of Entomopathogenic Fungi Beauveria bassiana against Galleria mellonella larvae and its safety to Trichogramma cacoeciae, 2013
Funded by Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Algarve, Portugal. Scientific Project.


2012

Asst. Prof. Özgür Cem ERKİN 
Project Title: Study of biomedical indicators using integrated genomics and practical applications, 2010-2012. 
Funded by Global Frontiers Program, South Korean Government (Researcher).


Asst. Prof. Rozelin AYDIN 
Project Title: Ecogenomics Approaches to Assess the Bioremediation Capacity, 2012. FP7 project. 
Funded by European Commission. (Researcher)


Asst. Prof. Zeynep İYİGÜNDOĞDU
Project Title: Developing hygienic washing methods by using less detergent and energy for washing machines, No: 337.STZ.2008 – 2, (2009-2012). 
SANTEZ PROJECT, Yeditepe University (Researcher)


Asst. Prof. Zeynep İYİGÜNDOĞDU 
Project Title: Production of Antimicrobial Construction Materials using Boron Compounds. No: 2012.
BOREN PROJECT, Yeditepe University (Researcher)


Asst. Prof. Sibel OZDAS
Project Title: “Evaluation of the role of MEFV and CIAS1 genes leading to auto inflammatory disease in ethiology of nasal polyposis” (Project Researcher)
Supported by Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Scientific Research Committee – Ankara – Turkey in 2010-2012.


Asst. Prof. Sibel OZDAS
Project Title: “Investigation of SCGB3A1 (UGRP2) gene arrays in patients with nasal polyposis” (Project Researcher)
Supported by Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Scientific Research Committee – Ankara – Turkey in 2010-2012.


2011

Asst. Prof. Rozelin AYDIN 
Project Title: Microbial anaerobic sulfate reduction for heavy metals decontamination. 2011.
Funded by NryStar Company, The Netherlands. (Researcher).


Asst. Prof. Benay TUNÇSOY 
Project Title: Effects of Pyriproxyfen and Bacillus thuringiensis on Oxidative Stress Level, Enzymatic Antioxidant Defence System and Hemocyte Numbers of Galleria mellonella L., 2011 
Funded by Cukurova University, Scientific Research Projects Coordination Unit (Investigator)


2010

Asst. Prof. Özgür Cem ERKİN 
Project Title: Study of novel mechanism of tumor suppressor gene SMAD4 in gastric carcinoma, 2008-2010. 
Funded by National Research and Development Project in Cancer, South Korean Government (Researcher).


Asst. Prof. Benay TUNÇSOY 
Project Title: Effects of Azadirachtin on Total Glycogen and Protein Content of Galleria mellonella, 2010
Funded by Cukurova University, Scientific Research Projects Coordination Unit (Investigator)


2007

Asst. Prof. Rozelin AYDIN 
Project Title: Searching for branched glycerol dialkyl glycerol tetraether membrane lipid producing bacteria in soil, 2007. 
Funded by Darwin Center and Wageningen University. (Researcher)


2006

Asst. Prof. Rozelin AYDIN 

Project Title: Soybean meal-induced uptake block in Atlantic salmon Salmo salar distal enterocytes, 2006. 
Funded by Wageningen University. (Researcher)


2005

Asst. Prof. Rozelin AYDIN 
Project Title: Soybean meal-induced uptake block in Atlantic salmon Salmo salar distal enterocytes, 2005.
Funded by Wageningen University.


2004

Asst. Prof. Rozelin AYDIN 
Project Title: Investigation of the Effect of Some Immunological Parameters in Oreochromis niloticus Individuals Applied to Chitosan, 2004. 
Funded by CU –Unit of Scientific Research Project Coordination. (Researcher)