Faculty Members

Prof. Dr. Ferit Acar SAVACI

Education

B.S: Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, 1979
M:S: Bogazici University, Istanbul, 1982
Ph.D: Istanbul Technical University (ITU), Istanbul, 1989
Post-Doc: Katholieke Universiteit (KUL), Belgium, 1990-1992

Research Interests

  • Linear system theory, nonlinear systems and chaos, time series analysis, fractal geometry
  • Stochastic aspects of deterministic dynamical systems
  • Artificial neural networks, support vector machines
  • Fault diagnosis in analog circuits
  • Chaotic Communication
  • Particle Filters
  • Musical Instrument Recognition
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Prof. Dr. Salih DİNLEYİCİ

Education

B.S: Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, 1990  
M.S: Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, 1993
Ph.D: Illinois Institute of Technology, USA, 1998

Research Interests

  • Lightwave communication systems and components

  • Optical fiber transmission

  •  Optical fiber networks

  • Polarization holding special fibers and free-space optical links

  • Simulation and designing of all-optical network components such as switches, routers and add/drop multiplexers

  • Experimental realization of ultra fast all-optical switching nodes based on D-fiber, nonlinear optical effects and dielectric grating structures

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Prof. Dr. Bilge KARAÇALI

Education

B.S: Bilkent University, Ankara, 1997
M.S: North Carolina State University, USA, 1999
Ph.D: North Carolina State University, USA, 2002

Research Interests

  • Biomedical image analysis
  • Computational biology and bioinformatics
  • Statistical learning theory
  • Machine vision
  • Multiscale analysis and wavelet theory
  • Target detection and classification
  • Pattern recognition
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Prof. Dr. Alp KUŞTEPELİ

Education

B.S:  Istanbul Technical University (ITU), Istanbul, 1992                                             M.S: Clemson University, USA, 1995                                                                                            Ph.D: Clemson University, USA, 1999

Research Interests

  • Computational electromagnetics
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Prof. Dr. Enver TATLICIOĞLU

Education

B.S: Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, 1999

Ph.D: Clemson University, USA, 2007

Research Interests

  • Non-linear control techniques for kinematically redundant robot manipulators
  • Haptic systems and teleoperation
  • Dynamic modelling of extensible continuum robot manipulators
  • Control of rehabilitation robots and exercise machines
  • Control of marine vessels
  • Control of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs)
  • Visual servoing
  • Partial state feedback and output feedback control
  • Learning, robust and adaptive control of non-linear systems
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mustafa A. ALTINKAYA

Education

B.S: Bogazici University, Istanbul, 1987
M.S: Bogazici University, Istanbul, 1990
Ph.D: Bogazici University, Istanbul, 1996

Research Interests

  • Statistical signal processing
    • Blind source separation
    • Independent component analysis
    • Subspace methods
    • Heavy tailed distributions
    • Fractional lower order statistics
    • Nonlinear averaging techniques
  • Wireless Communications
    • Multiple access techniques
    • Multicarrier modulation systems
    • Space-time coding
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Şevket GÜMÜŞTEKİN

Education

B.S: Hacettepe University, Ankara, 1990
M.S: University of Pittsburgh, USA, 1993
Ph.D: University of Pittsburgh, USA, 1999

Research Interests

  • Computer vision
  • Image processing
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Barış ATAKAN

Education

B.S: Ankara University, Ankara, 200
M.S:  Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, 2005
Ph.D: Koç University, Istanbul, 2011
Post-Doc: Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA, 2012

Research Interests

  • Molecular Communications
  • Bio-Inspired Communications
  • Wireless Networks
  • Nanonetworks
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Müjdat BALANTEKİN

Education

B.S: University of Gaziantep, Gaziantep, 1999
M.S: Bilkent University, Ankara, 2001
Ph.D: Bilkent University, Ankara, 2005
Post-Doc: Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, 2005-2009

Research Interests

  • Micro-scale Sensors and Actuators
  • Instrumentation for Nanotechnology
  • High-speed Molecular Imaging
  • Nano-scale Material Characterization
  • Microsystems for Biomedical Applications
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Berna ÖZBEK

Education

B.S: Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, 1994
M.S: Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, 1998
Ph.D: Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, 2004
Post-Doc: CNAM, Paris, 2005-2006

Research Interests

  • Wireless communications:
    • interference management
    • resource allocation and limited feedback strategies in multi-user
    • multi-antenna systems
    • device-to-device (D2D) and heterogeneous wireless communications
    • physical layer security
    • massive MIMO systems
    • mmwave communications
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kıvılcım Yüksel ALDOĞAN

Education

B.S: Dokuz Eylül University, Izmir, 1996
M.S: Ege University, Izmir, 2000
DEA: Engineering Faculty of Mons (FPMs), Belgium, 2006
Ph.D: University of Mons (UMONS, FPMs ), Belgium, 2011

Research Interests

  • Optical fibre metrology
  • Distributed and quasi-distributed fibre optic sensors
  • Optical access networks (Fttx technologies)
  • Physical layer monitoring of Passive Optical Networks (PONs)
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Assist. Prof. Dr. M. Zübeyir ÜNLÜ

Education

B.S: Ankara University, Ankara, 1994
M.S: Ankara University, Ankara, 1997
M.S: University of Pittsburgh, USA, 2001                                                                                    Ph.D: Syracuse University, USA, 2006

Research Interests

  • Medical image processing: Application of finite element method, (non)rigid registration, MRI, PET, CT
  • Signal processing
  • Image and video processing: Coding: Subband coding, Image and video compression
  • Communication theory and systems,
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Assist. Prof. Dr. Barbaros ÖZDEMİREL

Education

B.S: Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, 1984
M.S: Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, 1986
Ph.D: University of California, USA, 1991

Research Interests

  •  Novel technologies for niniature electromechanical actuators
  • Video communication for hearing impaired
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Assist. Prof. Dr. Fatih YAMAN

Education

B.S: Istanbul University (IU), Istanbul, 2001
M.S: Istanbul University (IU), Istanbul, 2004
Ph.D: Istanbul Technical University (ITU), Istanbul, 2009
Post-Doc: Technische Universität Darmstadt , 2009-2014

Research Interests

  • RF/Microwave Structure Designs for Particle Accelerators
  • Beam instabilities, Wake fields and Impedances in Accelerators
  • Numerical Solutions of Direct and Inverse Scattering Problems
  • Short-Range Doppler Radar Applications
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Assist. Prof. Dr. Abdurrahman GÜMÜŞ

Education

B.S: Istanbul University, İstanbul, 2005
M.S: Cornell University, USA, 2008 – 2014
Ph.D: Cornell University, USA, 2008 – 2014

Research Interests

  • Bioelectronics
  • Biosensors
  • Smartphone-Based Biomedical Analysis
  • Preventative Healthcare Solutions
  • Microfluidics
  • Nanobiotechnology
  • Organic Bioelectronics
  • Flexible Electronics
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Instructor Mahmut Cenk EFELER

Education

B.S: City College of City University of New York, New York, 1992
M.S: City College of City University of New York, New York, 1996
Ph.D: Izmir Institute of Technology, Izmir, Ongoing

Research Interests

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