Ceren Durmus

Ph.D. Students

PhD Student


Building 3, Level 3, 3203-WS09

Research Interests

Electrochemical/optical sensors and biosensors based on biofunctional materials for clinical diagnosis and environmental monitoring.      

Selected Publications

  • Durmus, C., Aydindogan, E., Gumus, Z.P., Endo, T., Yamada, S., Coskunol, H., Timur, S., Yagci, Y. (2019). Catechol-attached Polypeptide with Functional Groups as Electrochemical Sensing Platform for K2-Spice. ACS Applied Polymer Materials, 2(2), 172-177.
  • Ait Lachen, A., Rauf, S., Beduk, T., Durmus, C., Aljedaibi, A., Timur, S., Alshareef, H.N., Amine, A., Wolfbeis, O.S., Salama, K.N. (2020). Electrochemical sensors and biosensors using laser-derived graphene: a comprehensive review. Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 112565.
  • Ghorbanizamani, F., Tok, K., Moulahoum, H., Harmanci, D., Hanoglu, S. B., Durmus, C., Zihnioglu, F., Evran, S., Cicek, C., Sertoz, R., Arda, B., Goksel, T., Turhan, K., Timur, S. (2021). Dye-Loaded Polymersome-Based Lateral Flow Assay: Rational Design of a COVID-19 Testing Platform by Repurposing SARS-CoV-2 Antibody Cocktail and Antigens Obtained from Positive Human Samples. ACS sensors, 6(8), 2988-2997.
  • Beduk, T., Durmus, C., Balaban Hanoglu, S., Beduk, D., Salama, N.K., Goksel, T., Turhan, K., Timur, S. (2021). Breath as the Mirror of Our body, is the Answer Really Blowing in the Wind?: Recent Technologies in Exhaled Breath Analysis Systems as Non-invasive Sensing Platforms. Trends in Analytical Chemistry, 116329.


  • M.Sc., Biochemistry, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey, 2020
  • B.Sc., Biochemistry, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey, 2017

KAUST Affiliations

Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering Division (BESE)

Advanced Membranes and Porous Materials Center (AMPM)

Research Interests Keywords

Electrochemical detection Nanomaterials