Deputy Director

Phone : +90 (0) 312 600 01 62 / 2709


Dr. Topuz received her bachelor degree from Ege University, Turkey, and PhD and master degrees from the Izmir Institute of Technology. She then did postdoc at Middle East Technical University and the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. Since 2014 she joined Ankara University Chemical Engineering Department as an assistant professor. She is currently associate professor in the Chemical Engineering Department and she has been serving as Vice Director in the Water Management Institute at Ankara University since December 2016. Dr. Topuz’s research mainly focuses on development of high-performance inorganic/hybrid membranes out of porous materials such as organosilica, zeolites, metal organic frameworks, and their applications in gas and vapor separations. She has published a number of papers in high-impact journals including “Advanced Materials”, “Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed.”, “Journal of Membrane Science”.