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Özgür Barış Akan

Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Director Graduate School Of Sciences & Engineering, Graduate Program Coordinator
E-Mail:akan@ku.edu.tr
Home Page: home.ku.edu.tr/~akan
Education:

Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2004

Research Interests:

Telecommunications
Next-generation wireless, cognitive radio, and communication networks
Nano, bio-inspired, molecular, and quantum communications
Underwater acoustic communications
Satellite and deep space communications
Signal processing for wireless and multimedia communications
Information theory

iaksun

İrşadi Aksun

Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Vice President for Research and Development
E-Mail:iaksun@ku.edu.tr
Home Page: home.ku.edu.tr/~iaksun
Education:

Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1990

Research Interests:

Computational Electromagnetics and Optics: Green’s fuctions and their efficent computations; Method of moments for electromagnetics and optics problems.
Nanophotonics: Photonic crystals, surface plasmons and meta-materials.
Printed Structors in Multilayered Media: Study of waves; Development of numerical computational tools; Microstrip antennas.

aldemir

Alper Demir

Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Department Chair
E-Mail:aldemir@ku.edu.tr
Home Page: home.ku.edu.tr/~aldemir
Education:

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences, 1997

Research Interests:

Computational prototyping of electronic and opto-electronic systems
Numerical modeling and analysis
Stochastic dynamical systems
Noise in nonlinear electronic, optical and communication systems
Design technologies for electronic systems

alperdogan

Alper Tunga Erdoğan

Associate Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Graduate Program Coordinator
E-Mail:alperdogan@ku.edu.tr
Home Page: home.ku.edu.tr/~alperdogan
Education:

Ph.D., Stanford University, Electrical Engineering, 1999

Research Interests:

Signal Processing
Telecommunications
Adaptive and Blind Signal Processing
Estimation Theory
Optimization

sergen

Sinem Ergen

Assistant Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
E-Mail:sergen@ku.edu.tr
Home Page: home.ku.edu.tr/~sergen
Education:

Ph.D., University of California Berkeley, Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, 2005

Research Interests:

Wireless Communication
Communication Networks
Calloborative Signal Processing
Optimization
Intelligent Transportation Systems

eerzin

Engin Erzin

Associate Professor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Associate Professor of Computer Engineering
E-Mail:eerzin@ku.edu.tr
Home Page: home.ku.edu.tr/~eerzin
Education:

Ph.D., Bilkent University, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 1995

Research Interests:

Signal Processing
Speech Processing
Low bit rate speech coding
Low bit rate wideband speech coding
Speech recognition in adverse environments
Text-to-speech synthesis

uinan

Umran S. İnan

Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, President
E-Mail:uinan@ku.edu.tr
Home Page: home.ku.edu.tr/~uinan
Education:

Ph.D., Stanford University, Electrical Engineering, 1977

Research Interests:

Optical observations of high altitude plasma discharges and optical emissions.
Ground based VLF remote sensing of lightning-induced disturbances in ionospheric plasma and precipitation of energetic electrons.
Studies of HF radio wave heating of ionospheric plasma.
Interpretation of plasma wave and energetic particle data from low and high altitude satellites.
Theoretical modeling of gyroresonant wave-particle interactions in the magnetosplasma.
Investigations and computer simulation of energy efficieny of plasma display panels.

akiraz

Alper Kiraz

Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
E-Mail:akiraz@ku.edu.tr
Home Page: home.ku.edu.tr/~akiraz/
Education:

Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2002

Research Interests:

Nano-optics
Single molecule imaging
Confocal microscopy
Optical tweezers
Cavity quantum electrodynamics

ekocabas

Şükrü Ekin Kocabaş

Assistant Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
E-Mail:ekocabas@ku.edu.tr
Home Page: home.ku.edu.tr/~ekocabas/
Education:

Ph.D., Stanford University, Electrical Engineering, 2009

Research Interests:

Plasmonic structures
Quantum optics
Optoelectronic devices

snizamoglu

Sedat Nizamoğlu

Assistant Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
E-Mail:snizamoglun@ku.edu.tr
Home Page: mysite.ku.edu.tr/snizamoglu
Education:

Ph.D., Bilkent University, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 2011

Research Interests:

Biointerfaces
Biophotonics
Photomedicine
Nanomaterials
Nanophotonics
Optoelectronics

Alphan-Sennaroglu

Alphan Sennaroğlu

Professor of Physics
Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Dean of College of Sciences
E-Mail:asennar@ku.edu.tr
Home Page: home.ku.edu.tr/~asennar
Education:

Ph.D., Cornell University, Electrical Engineering, 1994

Research Interests:

Tunable solid-state lasers
Fiber optics
Ultrafast and nonlinear optics
Modeling of thermal effects in solid-state lasers

mtekalp

Murat Tekalp

Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
E-Mail:mtekalp@ku.edu.tr
Home Page: home.ku.edu.tr/~mtekalp
Education:

Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Research Interests:

Signal processing for human-computer interfaces: Lip motion analysis, speech-lip correlations, gesture analysis, speech-gesture correlations.
Video coding and streaming for 3DTV: Scalable, multi-view video coding, multiple description coding for 3DTV
Sports video analysis: Single and multi camera video analysis and event detection

hurey

Hakan Ürey

Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
E-Mail:hurey@ku.edu.tr
Home Page: home.ku.edu.tr/~hurey
Education:

Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1997

Research Interests:

Micro and nano electro-mechanical systems (MEMS and NEMS).
Micro/nano optics and photonics
Micro and Nano Sensors and actuators
Wearable displays
3D Displays