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26th International Symposium on the Organic Chemistry of Sulfur
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Simay Gündüz gained the best poster award with
Rapid and Efficient Synthesis of 3-hydroxyflavones and their Spectroscopic Evaluation
New Challenges in Natural Products Chemistry
Conference in honour of Prof. Dr. Ayhan Ulubelen
September, 12-13, 2011, İstanbul University, İstanbul

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  Some Important Publications


Fluorene-Dithienothiophene-S,S-dioxide Copolymers. Fine-Tuning for OLED Applications


I. Osken, A.S. Gundogan, E. Tekin, M. S. Eroglu, T. Ozturk, Macromolecules, 2013.


Concise Syntheses, Polymers, and Properties of 3Arylthieno[3,2b]thiophenes


A. Capan, H. Veisi, A. C. Goren, T. Ozturk, Macromolecules, 2012.


Facile Syntheses of 3-Hydroxyflavones


S. Gunduz, A.C. Goren, T. Ozturk, Organic Letters, 2012, 14(6), 1576-1579.


Selective syntheses of vinylenedithiathiophenes (VDTTs) and dithieno [2,3-b;20,30-d]thiophenes (DTTs)


I. Osken, O. Sahin, A.S. Gundogan, H. Bildirir, A. Capan, E. Ertas, M.S. Eroglu, J.D. Wallis, K. Topal, T. Ozturk, Tetrahedron, 2012, 68, 1216-1222.


A Berzelius Reagent, Phosphorus Decasulfide (P4S10), in Organic Syntheses 

T. Ozturk, E. Ertas, O. Mert, Chemical Review, 2010, 110, 3419-3478.


Use of Lawesson Reagent in Organic Syntheses

T. Ozturk, E. Ertas, O. Mert, Chemical Review, 2007, 107, 5210-5278.


Dithienothiophenes (review article)

T. Ozturk, E. Ertas, O. Mert, Tetrahedron,2005, 61, 11055-11077.

1,8-Diketone Ring Closure

E. Ertas, T. Ozturk, J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun. 2000, 2039.

An Unusual Reaction of Lawesson's Reagent

Ozturk, Tetrahedron Lett., 1996, 37, 2821.