TAM Project PhD Students

Current PhD Students with TAM Project Support

1

Alper ALİMOĞLU
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Can ÖZTURAN
PhD Thesis: Blockchain Based Brokers

2

Cem Rıfkı AYDIN
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Tunga GÜNGÖR
PhD Thesis: Sentiment Analysis

3

Birsen CAN
KRDAE, Geophysics
Advisor: Mustafa AKTAR
PhD Thesis: Source Properties of Micro-Earthquakes in Eastern Marmara and their Connection to the Structure of Cinarcik Basin

4

Demet Yüksel DAL
Electrical-Electronics Engineering
Advisor: Burak ACAR
PhD Thesis: Brain Network Analysis

5

Ali ERKAN
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Tunga GÜNGÖR
PhD Thesis: Developing a learning ontology for service reviews and ontology-based search engine

6

Zeynep İlknur Karadeniz EROL
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Arzucan ÖZGÜR
PhD Thesis: 

7

Figen ESKİKÖY
KRDAE, Geophysics
Advisor: Mustafa AKTAR
PhD Thesis: 

8

Ahmet Alp KINDIROĞLU
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Lale AKARUN
PhD Thesis: Signer Independent Sign Language Recognition

9

Çağıl Uluşahin SÖNMEZ
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Arzucan ÖZGÜR
PhD Thesis: 

10

Orhan SÖNMEZ
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Taylan CEMGİL
PhD Thesis: Sequential Monte Carlo Methods for Reinforcement Learning

11

Nur Öykü TUNCEL
Electrical-Electronics Engineering
Advisor: Mutlu KOCA
PhD Thesis: Joint Mobility Management and ICIC in Self-Organizing Heterogeneous Networks

12

Onuralp ULUSOY
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Pınar YOLUM
PhD Thesis: Privacy Management in Internet of Things

13

Abdülkadir YAZICI
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Taylan CEMGİL ve Burak ACAR
PhD Thesis:Text Mining and Clustering in Big Data

 

PhD Students Who Completed Their PhD with TAM Project Support

1

Mete AKGÜN
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Mehmet Ufuk ÇAĞLAYAN
PhD Thesis: Security and Privacy of RFID Protocols
PhD Thesis Defense: 11.12.2015, Info about PhD Thesis
(Conference attendance support only)

Researcher, TÜBİTAK, BİLGEM, Gebze

2

Ozan AKTAN
Electrical-Electronics Engineering
Advisor: Günhan DÜNDAR
PhD Thesis: 
PhD Thesis Defense: 01.02.2011, Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, Garanti Teknoloji, İstanbul

3

Neşe ALYÜZ
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Lale AKARUN
PhD Thesis: Three Dimensional Face Recognition under Occlusion Variance
PhD Thesis Defense: 11.10.2013, Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, Intel Labs, Istanbul

4

Ebru ARISOY
Electrical-Electronics Engineering
Advisor: Murat SARAÇLAR
PhD Thesis: Statistical and Discriminative Language Modeling for
                        Turkish Large Vocabulary Continuous Speech Recognition
PhD Thesis Defense: 17.12.2009, Info about PhD Thesis

Faculty Member, MEF University

5

Şerif BAHTİYAR
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Mehmet Ufuk ÇAĞLAYAN
PhD Thesis: Core-Crust Modeling Approach for Formal Representation of Trust
                         in Relation to Computer Security
PhD Thesis Defense: 13.12.2011, Info about PhD Thesis

Faculty Member, Computer Engineering, Istanbul Technical University
 

6

Koray BALCI
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Lale AKARUN/Albert Ali SALAH
PhD Thesis: Player Profiling and Analysis of Abusive Behaviour in Social Games
PhD Thesis Defense: 28.12.2015, Info about PhD Thesis

 

7

Doğaç BAŞARAN
Electrical-Electronics Engineering
Advisor: Emin ANARIM
PhD Thesis: Model Based Multiple Audio Sequence Alignment
PhD Thesis Defense: 05.06.2015, Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, NETAŞ, Istanbul

8

Okan Zafer BATUR
Electrical-Electronics Engineering
Advisor: Günhan DÜNDAR and Mutlu KOCA
PhD Thesis:  Robust Ultra-Wideband Transceiver Integrated Circuit Design
PhD Thesis Defense: 16.01.2015, Info about PhD Thesis

Faculty Member, Electrical-Electronics Engineering, Istanbul Bilgi University

9

Salih BAYAR
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Arda YURDAKUL
PhD Thesis: Reconfigurable Network-On-Chip (NOC) Architectures
                           for Embedded Systems
PhD Thesis Defense: 16.12.2014, Info about PhD Thesis

10

Suzan BAYHAN
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Fatih ALAGÖZ
PhD Thesis: Channel Selection and Assignment Schemes for Efficient
                         Spectrum Sharing and Energy Efficiency in
                         Cognitive Radio Networks
PhD Thesis Defense: 19.04.2012, Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, University of Helsinki, Finland

11

Osman BÜYÜK
Electrical-Electronics Engineering
Advisor: Levent ARSLAN
PhD Thesis: Telephone-based Text-dependent Speaker Verification
PhD Thesis Defense: 09.06.2011, Info about PhD Thesis

12

Bora ÇAĞLAYAN
Computer Engineering
Advisors:Ayşe Başar BENER and Oğuz TOSUN
PhD Thesis: An Issue Recommender Model Using
                          Developer Collaboration Network
PhD Thesis Defense: 13.05.2013, Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, Ryerson University

13

Derya ÇAVDAR
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Fatih ALAGÖZ
PhD Thesis: Priority Scheduling for Heterogeneous Workloads in
                          Computing Clusters
PhD Thesis Defense: 08.06.2015, ​Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, Microsoft, Seattle

14

Uzay ÇETİN
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Haluk BİNGÖL
PhD Thesis: Computational Models for Attention Competition
PhD Thesis Defense: 05.01.2017, ​Info about PhD Thesis

15

İlker DEMİRKOL
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Cem Ersoy
PhD Thesis:  Medium Access Control Layer Performance Issues in
                        Wireless Sensor Networks
PhD Thesis Defense: 13.06.2008, ​Info about PhD Thesis
(Conference attendance support only)

Researcher, UPC, Barcelona

16

Alper DENLİ
KRDAE, Geophysics
Advisor: Cemil GÜRBÜZ
PhD Thesis: Crustal Structure of the Central Anatolia, ­Eastern Mediterrenean,
​                         Turkey and Cyprus from Wide-Angle Seismic Data

PhD Thesis Defense: 28.03.2016, Info about PhD Thesis

17

Erinç DİKİCİ
Electrical-Electronics Engineering
Advisor: Murat SARAÇLAR
PhD Thesis: Supervised, Semi-Supervised and Unsupervised Methods in
                       Discriminative Language Modeling for Turkish

PhD Thesis Defense: 21.06.2016, Info about PhD Thesis

Speech Scientist, SAIL LABS Technology, Vienna

18

Onur DİKMEN
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Lale AKARUN
PhD Thesis: Bayesian Source Modelling for Single-Channel Audio Separation
PhD Thesis Defense: 28.01.2009, ​Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, University of Helsinki, Finland

19

Orhan ERMİŞ
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Mehmet Ufuk ÇAĞLAYAN/Emin ANARIM
PhD Thesis: New Dynamic Group Key Agreement Protocols and Their Formal Analysis and Applications
PhD Thesis Defense: 23.05.2017, ​Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, TAM Project, Boğaziçi University

20

Didem GÖZÜPEK
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Fatih ALAGÖZ
PhD Thesis: A Scheduling Model for Centralized Cognitive Radio Networks
PhD Thesis Defense: 02.05.2012, ​Info about PhD Thesis

Faculty Member, Computer Engineering, Gebze Technical University

21

Akın GÜNAY
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Pınar YOLUM
PhD Thesis: Generating, Ranking and Enacting Commitment Protocols
PhD Thesis Defense: 30.09.2013, ​Info about PhD Thesis

22

Gürkan GÜR
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Fatih ALAGÖZ
PhD Thesis: Energy Efficiency Analysis and Modeling of Cognitive and
                         Heterogeneous Wireless Networks
PhD Thesis Defense: 29.05.2013, ​Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, TAM Project and
Part-Time Faculty Member, Boğaziçi University
 

23

 

M. Gökhan HABİBOĞLU
Electrical-Electronics Engineering
Advisor: Yağmur DENİZHAN
PhD Thesis: Modelling the Population Dynamics in a Cell Culture at
                          Two Different Scales
PhD Thesis Defense: 16.01.2015, ​Info about PhD Thesis

Faculty Member, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Türkisch-Deutsch Universität

24

İskender HAYDAROĞLU
Electrical-Electronics Engineering
Advisor: Şenol MUTLU
PhD Thesis: Energy Harvesting Wireless Optical Microsystems
PhD Thesis Defense: 13.05.2016, Info about PhD Thesis

25

 

Remzi Özgür KAFALI
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Pınar YOLUM
PhD Thesis: Automated Reasoning in Exceptions in
                          Commitment-Based Multiagent Systems
PhD Thesis Defense: 21.09.2012, ​Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

26

 

Metin KAHRAMAN
KRDAE, Geophysics
Advisor: Niyazi TÜRKELLİ
PhD Thesis: Crust and Upper-Mantle Imaging by Using P and S Receiver
                       Functions in Different Tectonic Regimes
PhD Thesis Defense: 11.12.2015, ​Info about PhD Thesis

27

Kübra KALKAN
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Fatih ALAGÖZ
PhD Thesis: Filtering Based Defense Mechanisms Against DDOS Attacks For Core Networks
PhD Thesis Defense: 07.10.2016, ​Info about PhD Thesis

28

Hakan KARAOĞUZ
Electrical-Electronics Engineering
Advisor: Işıl BOZMA
PhD Thesis: Autonomous Multi-Robot Topological Spatial Cognition
PhD Thesis Defense: 10.08.2015,  Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden
 

29

M. Furkan KIRAÇ
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Lale AKARUN
PhD Thesis: Real-Time Human Hand Pose Estimation and
                          Tracking Using Depth Sensors
PhD Thesis Defense: 04.09.2013, ​Info about PhD Thesis

Faculty Member, Özyeğin University

30

Can KOMAR
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Cem ERSOY
PhD Thesis: 
PhD Thesis Defense: 03.07.2012, Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, Microsoft, Seattle

31

Umut KONUR
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Fikret GÜRGEN
PhD Thesis: Computer Aided Detection of Spina Bifida Using Features 
                         Derived from Curvature Scale Space and Zernike Moments
PhD Thesis Defense: 04.06.2015, Info about PhD Thesis

32

 

Ömer KORÇAK
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Fatih ALAGÖZ
PhD Thesis: Routing and Network Mobility Management in Next Generation
                           Satellite Networks
PhD Thesis Defense: 15.05.2009, Info about PhD Thesis

Faculty Member, Computer Engineering, Marmara University

33

Nadin KÖKCİYAN
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Pınar YOLUM
PhD Thesis: Privacy Management in Online Social Networks
PhD Thesis Defense: 23.05.2017, Info about PhD Thesis

Araştırmacı, Kings College

34

 

Mehmet Şükrü KURAN
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Tuna TUĞCU
PhD Thesis: Physical Layer Issues of Communication via Diffusion for
                         Bio-Nanomachines
PhD Thesis Defense: 13.12.2012, Info about PhD Thesis

Faculty Member, Computer Engineering, Abdullah Gül University

35

Yiğit KÜLTÜR
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Mehmet Ufuk ÇAĞLAYAN
PhD Thesis: Novel Models for Credit Card Fraud Detection
PhD Thesis Defense: 24.05.2017, Info about PhD Thesis
(Conference attendance support only)

Senior Software Developer, Banksoft, Istanbul

36

Çetin MERİÇLİ
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Levent AKIN
PhD Thesis: Multi-Resolution Model Plus Correction Paradigm For Task and
                         Skill Refinement On Autonomous Robots
PhD Thesis Defense: 11.03.2011, Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, Carnegie Mellon University

37

Tekin MERİÇLİ
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Levent AKIN
PhD Thesis: Case-Based Mobile Manipulation
PhD Thesis Defense: 30.06.2014, ​Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, Carnegie Mellon University
 

38

Ayşe Tosun MISIRLI
Computer Engineering
Advisors: Ayşe Başar BENER and Oğuz TOSUN
PhD Thesis: Modelling Software Reliability Using Hybrid Bayesian Networks
PhD Thesis Defense: 04.04.2012, Info about PhD Thesis

Faculty Member, Computer Engineering, Istanbul Technical University

39

Özlem Özmen OKUR
Biomedical Engineering
Advisor: Cengizhan ÖZTÜRK
PhD Thesis: Clinical Application and Detailed Analysis of Brain Morphometry
                        Methods in Magnetic Resonance Imaging

PhD Thesis Defense: 31.08.2016, Info about PhD Thesis

40

Ali Haydar ÖZER
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Can ÖZTURAN
PhD Thesis: 
PhD Thesis Defense: 16.06.2011, Info about PhD Thesis
(Conference attendance support only)

Faculty Member, Computer Engineering, Marmara University
 

41

Bahri Atay ÖZGÖVDE
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Cem ERSOY
PhD Thesis: An Application Aware Utility Based Lifetime Quantifıcation 
                        Framework for Wireless Sensor Networks
PhD Thesis Defense: 10.09.2009, Info about PhD Thesis

Faculty Member, Computer Engineering, Galatasaray University

42

Levent ÖZGÜR
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Tunga GÜNGÖR
PhD Thesis: Improving Text Classification Performance with the Analysis of 
                         Lexical Dependencies and Class-Based Feature Selection
PhD Thesis Defense: 03.06.2010, Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, Microsoft, Seattle

43

 

Haşim SAK
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Tunga GÜNGÖR
PhD Thesis:  Integrating Morphology into Automatic Speech Recognition:
                        Morpholexical and Discriminative Language Models for Turkish
PhD Thesis Defense: 15.06.2011, Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, Google, New York

44

 

Arman SAVRAN
Electrical-Electronics Engineering
Advisor: Bülent SANKUR
PhD Thesis: Non-Rigid Registration-Based Data-Driven 3D Facial Action
                         Unit Detection
PhD Thesis Defense: 29.09.2010, Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, Italian Institute of Technology, Genova

45

Sunay Bilgin USLUER
Molecular Biology and Genetics
Advisor: Prof. Dr. Hande ÇAĞLAYAN
PhD Thesis: Identification Of Novel Genes Involved In The Etiology Of Benign
                         Neonatal/Infantile Epilepsy Syndromes and Genetic Epilepsy
                         with Febrile Seizures Plus (GEFS+)
PhD Thesis Defense: 03.06.2015, Info about PhD Thesis

Post-doctoral Researcher (TAM Project)
Molecular Biology and Genetics, Boğaziçi University

46

Devrim ÜNAL
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Mehmet Ufuk ÇAĞLAYAN
PhD Thesis: FPFM: A Formal Specification and Verification Framework for
                        Security Policies in Multi-Domain Mobile Networks
PhD Thesis Defense: 03.10.2011, Info about PhD Thesis
(Conference attendance support only)

Researcher, TÜBİTAK, BİLGEM, Gebze

47

Alper YAMAN
Biomedical Engineering
Advisor: Cengizhan ÖZTÜRK
PhD Thesis: Magnetic Resonance Imaging Assessment of Epimuscular
                          Myofascial Force Transmission in Human in Vivo
PhD Thesis Defense: 14.12.2014, Info about PhD Thesis

Faculty Member, Biomedical Engineering, Yeditepe University

48

Seda YELKENCİ
KRDAE, Geophysics
Advisor: Mustafa AKTAR
PhD Thesis: Modelling 3D Seismic Wave Propagation in Marmara Region

PhD Thesis Defense: 25.05.2016, Info about PhD Thesis

49

Ahmet YILDIRIM
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Haluk BİNGÖL/Suzan ÜSKÜDARLI
PhD Thesis: Topic Identification Within Microblog Post Collections

PhD Thesis Defense: 07.06.2017, Info about PhD Thesis

50

 

Hüseyin Birkan YILMAZ
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Tuna TUĞCU
PhD Thesis: Cooperative Spectrum Sensing and Radio Environment Map
                         Construction in Cognitive Radio Networks
PhD Thesis Defense: 24.05.2012, Info about PhD Thesis

Researcher, Yonsei University, Seoul

 

Current PhD Students Who Earlier Received TAM Project Support

1

Berna ALTINEL
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Haluk BİNGÖL

Left the PhD program, Computer Engineering, Boğaziçi University.
Continues PhD study at Computer Engineering, Yıldız Technical University

Teaching Assistant, Computer Engineering, MarmaraUniversity

2

 

Ahmet Cihat BAKTIR
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Cem ERSOY
PhD Thesis: 

Teaching Assistant, Computer Engineering, Boğaziçi University

3

Barış Evrim DEMİRÖZ
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Lale AKARUN
PhD Thesis: Action Recognition Using Omnidirectional Cameras

4

  Murat CİHAN
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Mehmet Ufuk ÇAĞLAYAN
PhD Thesis: 

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Burak GÜRDAĞ
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Mehmet Ufuk ÇAĞLAYAN
PhD Thesis: Formal Specification and Verification of Secure Routing Protocols for
                      Mobile Ad Hoc Networks

Architect/Manager, Argela, Istanbul

6

Gaye GENÇ KARA
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Tuna TUĞCU
PhD Thesis: Proximity and Contact Based Approaches in Nanonetworking

7

Yunus Emre KARA
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Lale AKARUN
PhD Thesis: Modeling Annotator Behaviors for Crowd Labeling

8

Görker Alp MALAZGİRT
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Arda YURDAKUL
PhD Thesis: 

9

Serdar METİN
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Mehmet Ufuk ÇAĞLAYAN
PhD Thesis: 
 
Teaching Assistant, Computer Engineering, Boğaziçi University

10

N. Ergin ÖZKUÇUR
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Levent AKIN
PhD Thesis: Semi-Supervised Map Learning And Navigation in
                       Dynamic Environments Through Human Robot Interaction

11

Başar UĞUR
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Ali Vahit ŞAHİNER
PhD Thesis: 

12

  Gökhan Remzi YAVUZ
Computer Engineering
Advisor: Cem ERSOY
PhD Thesis: 
 
Teaching Assistant, Computer Engineering, Boğaziçi University

13

A. Çağatay YILMAM
Biomedical Engineering
Advisor: Cengizhan ÖZTÜRK
PhD Thesis: 

14

Mehmet YUSUFOĞLU
Electrical-Electronics Engineering
Advisor: Burak ACAR
PhD Thesis: 
Last Update: July 20, 2017