Mustafa Culha

MUSTAFA CULHA

Yeditepe University
Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
Department of Genetics and Bioengineering
26 Agustos Yerlesimi, 34755
Kayisdagi, Istanbul, Turkey
Phone: 216-578 1587, 578 0619
Email: mculha@yeditepe.edu.tr

 

https://scholar.google.com.tr/citations?user=xhUbDfEAAAAJ&hl=tr&oi=ao

EDUCATION

Ph.D., 2002, Chemistry, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA

M.S., 1997, Chemistry, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC, USA

B.S., 1990, Chemistry, Cukurova University, Adana, Turkey

EXPERIENCE
2011- Present Professor, Yeditepe University, Department of Genetics and
Bioengineering, Istanbul, Turkey
2005-2011 Associate Professor, Yeditepe University, Department of Genetics and Bioengineering, Istanbul, Turkey
2004-2005 Assistant Professor, Yeditepe University, Department of Genetics and Bioengineering, Istanbul, Turkey
2003-2004 Investigator, Schering-Plough Corporation, Global Quality Services-Analytical Sciences, Implementation of New Technology Department, Union, NJ, USA
2002-2003 Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Advanced Biomedical Science &
Technology Group, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA
1997-2002 Research/ Teaching Assistant, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
1995-1997 Research Assistant, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA

RESEARCH INTEREST

• Applications of surface-enhanced Raman scattering in cancer diagnosis and
clinical pathogen detection and identification.
• Synthesis, self-assembly and applications of novel nanomaterials and
nanocarriers for delivery of cancer therapeutics.
• Nanomedicine and nanomaterial surface chemistry nanotoxicity relationship.

PUBLICATIONS
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PATENTS

1- A Microorganism Identification Method Based on Surface-enhanced Raman scattering, 2007-G 85368.(US Patent, Granted)

2- A Nanoparticle Aggregation Method, 2007-G-225560 (PCT, Granted)

3- A Tissue Differentiation Method Based on Surface-enhanced Raman scattering, 2008/02195 (US Patent No: US8435753 B2)

4- Synthesis of Oligonucleotide Madiated Au-Ag Core-Shell Nanoparticles, 2009/ 090309 (PCT, Granted)

5- A Production Method for the Boron Nitride Nanotubes, PCT/IB2013/054883 (Granted)