Melis Özge Alaş, , Rukan Genç*”Green Synthesis of Fluorescent Carbon Nanoparticles and Investigation of the Effect of Passivating Agent Molecular Weight on Nanoparticle Properties” Sinop Üniversitesi Fen Bilimleri Dergisi, 2016, 1 (2), 123-129.

Sibel Barbaros, Zeynep Meray, Tugba Tecim, Rukan Genç*”Photoactive nanocomplex formed from chlorophyll assembly on TMA-coated iron oxide nanoparticles”Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 2016, 18(185), 1-13. DOI:10.1007/s11051-016-3496-9.

Sibel Barbaros, Rukan Genç* ” Magnetic Nanoparticle Embedded Stimulí RerposnisveHydrogels as Anti-Inflammatory Drug Carriers Dokuz Eylul Universitesi Muhendislik Dergisi, 18(1) pp31-3., 2016. DOI:10.21205/deufmd.20165217543.


Rukan Genc, Gael Clergaud, Mayreli Ortiz, and Ciara K. O’Sullivan, ” Shape directed biomineralization of gold nanoparticles using self-assembled lipid structures” Biomater. Sci., 2014, DOI: 10.1039/c4bm00025k.

Rükan Genç, Mayreli Ortiz, Ciara K. O’Sullivan, “Diffusion controlled synthesis of gold nanoparticles: nano-liposomes as mass transfer barrier.”  Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 2014,  16 (4), 1-5


Gael Clergaud, Rukan Genc, Mayreli Ortiz, and Ciara K. O’Sullivan, “Liposomal Nanoreactors For The Synthesis Of Monodisperse Palladium Nanoparticles Using Glycerol”,  Langmuir, 2013, 29 (49), pp 15405–15413

Melis Şardan, Murat Kılınç, Rükan Genç, Ayşe Begüm Tekinay, Mustafa Ö. Güler, “Cell Penetrating Peptide Amphiphile Integrated Liposomal Systems for Enhanced Delivery of Anticancer Drugs to Tumor Cells” , Faraday Discussions, 2013,166, 269-2810.1039/C3FD00058C


Handan Acar , Rukan Genc , Turan S. Erkal , Mustafa Urel , Aykutlu Dana and Mustafa O. Guler  “Self-Assembled Peptide Nanofiber Templated One-Dimensional Gold Nanostructures Exhibiting Resistive Switching”,  Langmuir. 28 (47), 2012, 2311-2318.

Mohammad Aref Khalily, Oya Ustahuseyin, Ruslan Garifullin, Rukan Genc, and Mustafa O. Guler, “Supramolecular Peptide Nanofiber Templated Pd Nanocatalyst for Efficient Suzuki Coupling Reactions in Aqueous Conditions” Chemical Communications 48, 2012, 11358-11360 (Highlighted in Synfacts 9 (01), 0110-0110).


Rükan Genç, Gael Clergeaud, Mayreli Ortiz, Ciara K. O’Sullivan, “Green synthesis of gold nanoparticles using glycerol incorporated nanoliposomes.” Langmuir 27 (17), 2011, pp. 10894-10900.

Canan Sevimli-Gür, İlyas Onbaşılar, Pergin Atilla, Rükan Genç, Nur Çakar, İsmet Deliloğlu-Gürhan, Erdal Bedir.” In vitro growth stimulatory and in vivo wound healing studies on cycloartane-type saponins of Astragalus genus.”  Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 134 (3), 2011, 844-850

Rükan Genç and Susana Rodríguez-Couto , “Production of a Biopolymer at reactor scale: a Laboratory Class Experience.” Journal of Chemical Education, 88 (8), 2011, pp. 1175-1177


Rükan Genç, Deirdre Murphy, Alex Fragoso, Mayreli Ortiz, Ciara O’Sullivan, “Signal-enhancing thermosensitive liposomes for highly sensitive immunosensor development”, Analytical Chemistry, 83 (2), 2010, 563–570.


Rükan Genç, Mayreli Ortiz, Ciara K. O’Sullivan. “Curvature tuned preparation of nanoliposomes.” Langmuir, 25(21), 2009, 12604-12613.

Rükan Genç, Susana Rodriquez, “Using Biotechnology in the laboratory: Using an immobilized-laccase reactor-system to learn about waste water treatment. “ Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education, 37, 2009, 182-185.


Jiménez, L., Katakis, I., Fabregat, A., Schafer, T., Rodriguez, S., Mateo, J.M., Giamberini, M., Rivera, B., Argüeso, P., Calero, E., Vico, L., Hernandez, F., Genc, R., Medir, M., Alabart, J.R., Guillén-Gosálbez, G., “CAPE tools in biotechnology: why, when, what, who, which ones and where?” Computer Aided Chemical Engineering, 25, 2008, 25, 1181-1186.


Books and Book Chapters


Genc, R. (2016).”Nanomaterial-based sensor platforms for facile detection of food contaminants.” In NanoBioSensors, Volume 8 in Nanotechnology in the Agri-Food Industry, (Ed.Alex Grumezescu), Accepted In Proof chapter, Elsevier, San Diego, California.


Genc, R. (2014). “Use of functonal metalic nanostructures in biosensors”. In M. Stoytcheva & J.F.Osma (Eds.). Biosensors: Recent Advances and Mathematical Challenges. Barcelona, España: OmniaScience, pp. 15-40.DOI: 38