Selim Beyazit, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoctoral Fellow (Subgroup I: Industrial materials)


Research Interest

​I am interested to design smart hybrid materials for bioapplications (drug delivery, diognastic tools, sensors, etc.)

Selected Publications

  • Initiator-free synthesis of molecularly imprinted polymers by polymerization of self-initiated monomers
    M. Panagiotopoulou, S. Beyazit, S. Nestora, K. Haupt, B. Tse Sum Bui
    Polymer, 66, 43-51, (2015)
  • Versatile synthesis strategy for coating upconverting nanoparticles with polymer shells by localized photopolymerization using the particles as internal light sources
    S. Beyazit, S. Ambrosini, N. Marchyk, V. Kale, B. Tse Sum Bui, T. Soukka, K. Haupt
    Angewandte Chemie International Edition 53 (34), 8919-8923, (2014)


  • ​B.Sc., Chemistry, Izmir Institute of Technology, Izmir, Turkey, 2009
  • M.Sc.,  Organic Chemistry, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey, 2011
  • PhD., Génie Enzymatique et Cellulaire,  Compiègne   University   of   Technology, Compiègne, France, 2014

Professional Profile

  • 2015-2016: postdoctoral fellow , KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

KAUST Affiliations

  • Advanced Membranes and Porous Materials Center (AMPM)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)