Bekir Türedi

PhD Student

PhD Student



Building 5, Level 4, 4325-WS23

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Research Interests

Device applications including include efficient photovoltaic device fabrication of hybrid organic–inorganic materials as well as new materials, growing thin single crystals of perovskites with low defect density for optoelectronic device.

Selected Publications

Chen, Z.;+ Turedi, B.;+ Alsalloum, A.; + Yang, C.; Zheng, X.; Gereige, I.; AlSaggaf, A.; Mohammed, O. F.; Bakr, O. M., Single-Crystal MAPbI3 Perovskite Solar Cells Exceeding 21% Power Conversion Efficiency.
ACS Energy Letters 2019, 4, 1258-1259. +The authors equally contributed.

Turedi, B.; Lee, K. J.; Dursun, I.; Alamer, B.; Wu, Z.; Alarousu, E.; Mohammed, O. F.; Cho, N.; Bakr, O. M.,
Water-Induced Dimensionality Reduction in Metal-Halide Perovskites.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2018, 122 (25), 14128-14134.

Cho, N.; Li, F.; Turedi, B.; Sinatra, L.; Sarmah, S. P.; Parida, M. R.; Saidaminov, M. I.; Murali, B.; Burlakov, V. M.; Goriely, A.; Mohammed, O. F.; Wu, T.; Bakr, O. M.,
Pure crystal orientation and anisotropic charge transport in large-area hybrid perovskite films.
Nature Communications 2016, 7, 13407.

Dursun, I.; De Bastiani, M.; Turedi, B.; Alamer, B.; Shkurenko, A.; Yin, J.; El-Zohry, A. M.; Gereige, I.; Alsaggaf, A.; Mohammed, O. F.; Eddaoudi, M.; Bakr, O. M.,
CsPb2Br5 Single Crystals: Synthesis and Characterization.
ChemSusChem 2017, 10 (19), 3746–3749.

Lee, K. J.; Turedi, B.; Sinatra, L.; Zhumekenov, A. A.; Maity, P.; Dursun, I.; Naphade, R.; Merdad, N.; Alsalloum, A.; Oh, S.; Wehbe, N.; Hedhili, M. N.; Kang, C. H.; Subedi, R. C.; Cho, N.; Kim, J. S.; Ooi, B. S.; Mohammed, O. F.; Bakr, O. M., Perovskite-Based Artificial Multiple Quantum Wells.
Nano letters 2019, 19 (6), 3535-3542.


  • 2016 - present PhD Material Science and Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia.​
  • 2015 - M.Sc., Materials Science and Nanotechnology, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey.
  • 2013 - B.Sc., Physics, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey.

Professional Profile

  • 2013-2015 Research Assistant, National Nanotechnology Research Center, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey

Research Interests Keywords

Solar Energy Nanophotonics Material Chemistry

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