Dr. Ibrahim Yildiz
Dr. Ibrahim Yildiz Assistant Professor
Bio
Education
Teaching Areas
Research Interests
Bio

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry

Before joining KU in 2013, Ibrahim was awarded a PhD specializing in Organic Chemistry in 2008 in University of Miami, FL and had four years of post-doctoral research associate experience in University of Miami, FL, and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH. His research involved the synthesis, characterization, and applications of nanoparticles in material and biomedical sciences. At KU, he has taught General Chemistry and Organic Chemistry courses. His research interests at KU comprise computational modeling of reaction mechanisms and environmental chemistry. He is passionate about teaching, and uses a variety of tools in his classes including modeling sets, software, and online learning tools.

Education
  • 2008 Ph.D. in Chemistry University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL
  • 2003 Master of Science in Chemistry Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey
  • 2000 Bachelor of Science in Teaching Chemistry
Teaching Areas
  • Organic Chemistry
Research Interests
  • computational chemistry
  • organic synthesis and environmental chemistry