Electrical & Electronics Engineering

  • Özgür Barış Akan
  • Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Graduate Program Coordinator
  • Koc University
  • Rumeli Feneri Yolu
  • 34450 Sariyer, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Tel: +90 (212) 338-1794
  • Fax: +90 (212) 338-1548
  • E-Mail:
  • Home Page:http://home.ku.edu.tr/~akan

Education:

  • Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2004
  • M.Sc., METU, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 2002
  • B.Sc., Bilkent University, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 1999

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

 

  • İrşadi Aksun
  • Vice President for Research and Development
  • Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Koc University
  • Rumeli Feneri Yolu
  • 34450 Sariyer, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Tel: +90 (212) 338-1539
  • Fax: +90 (212) 338-1548
  • E-Mail:
  • Home Page: http://home.ku.edu.tr/~iaksun

Education:

  • Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1990
  • M.Sc., METU, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 1983
  • B.Sc., METU, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 1981

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-materilas
  • Printed Structors in Multilayered Media: Study of waves; Development of numerical computational tools; Microstrip antennas

 

  • Alper Demir
  • Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Graduate Program Coordinator
  • Koc University
  • Rumeli Feneri Yolu
  • 34450 Sariyer, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Tel: +90 (212) 338-1706
  • Fax: +90 (212) 338-1548
  • E-Mail:
  • Home Page: http://home.ku.edu.tr/~aldemir

Education:

  • Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences, 1997
  • M.Sc., University of California, Berkeley, Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences, 1994
  • B.Sc., Bilkent University, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, 1991

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

 

  • Alper Tunga Erdoğan
  • Associate Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Koc University
  • Rumeli Feneri Yolu
  • 34450 Sariyer, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Tel: +90 (212) 338-1490
  • Fax: +90 (212) 338-1548
  • E-Mail:
  • Home Page: http://home.ku.edu.tr/~alperdogan

Education:

  • Ph.D., Stanford University, Electrical Engineering, 1999
  • M.Sc., Stanford University, Electrical Engineering, 1995
  • B.Sc., METU, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 1993

Research Interests:

  • Signal Processing
  • Telecommunications
  • Adaptive and Blind Signal Processing
  • Estimation Theory
  • Optimization

 

  • Sinem Ergen
  • Assistant Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Koc University
  • Rumeli Feneri Yolu
  • 34450 Sariyer, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Tel: +90 (212) 338-1535
  • Fax: +90 (212) 338-1548
  • E-Mail:
  • Home Page: http://home.ku.edu.tr/~sergen

Education:

  • Ph.D., University of California Berkeley, Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, 2005
  • M.Sc., University of California Berkeley, Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, 2002
  • B.Sc., Bilkent University, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 2000

Research Interests:

  • Wireless Communication
  • Communication Networks
  • Calloborative Signal Processing
  • Optimization
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems

 

  • Engin Erzin
  • Associate Professor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Associate Professor of Computer Engineering
  • Koc University
  • Rumeli Feneri Yolu
  • 34450 Sariyer, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Tel: +90 (212) 338-1533
  • Fax: +90 (212) 338-1548
  • E-Mail:
  • Home Page: http://home.ku.edu.tr/~eerzin

Education:

  • Ph.D., Bilkent University, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 1995
  • M.Sc., Bilkent University, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 1992
  • B.Sc., Bilkent University, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 1990

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

 

  • Umran S. İnan
  • President
  • Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Koc University
  • Rumeli Feneri Yolu
  • 34450 Sariyer, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Tel: +90 (212)
  • Fax: +90 (212)
  • E-Mail:
  • Home Page:  

Education:

  • Ph.D., Stanford University, Electrical Engineering, 1977
  • M.S., METU, Electrical Engineering, 1973
  • B.Sc., METU, Electrical Engineering, 1972

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

 

  • Şükrü Ekin Kocabaş
  • Assistant Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Koc University
  • Rumeli Feneri Yolu
  • 34450 Sariyer, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Tel: +90 (212) 338-1776
  • Fax: +90 (212) 338-1548
  • E-Mail:
  • Home Page:  http://home.ku.edu.tr/~ekocabas/

Education:

  • Ph.D., Stanford University, Electrical Engineering, 2009
  • M.S., Stanford University, Electrical Engineering, 2004
  • B.S., Bilkent University, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 2002

Research Interests:

  • Plasmonic structures
  • Quantum optics
  • Optoelectronic devices

 

 

  • Alphan Sennaroğlu
  • Dean of College of Sciences
  • Professor of Physics
  • Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Koc University
  • Rumeli Feneri Yolu
  • 34450 Sariyer, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Tel: +90 (212) 338-1429
  • Fax: +90 (212) 338-1548
  • E-Mail:
  • Home Page: http://home.ku.edu.tr/~asennar

Education:

  • Ph.D., Cornell University, Electrical Engineering, 1994
  • M.Sc., Cornell University, Electrical Engineering, 1990
  • B.Sc., Cornell University, Electrical Engineering, 1988

Research Interests:

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

 

  • Murat Tekalp
  • Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Koc University
  • Rumeli Feneri Yolu
  • 34450 Sariyer, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Tel: +90 (212) 338-1593
  • Fax: +90 (212) 338-1548
  • E-Mail:
  • Home Page: http://home.ku.edu.tr/~mtekalp

Education:

  • Ph.D.: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • M.Sc.: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • B.Sc.: Bogazici University

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

 

  • Hakan Ürey
  • Professor of Electrical & Electronics Engineering and Department Chair
  • Koc University
  • Rumeli Feneri Yolu
  • 34450 Sariyer, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Tel: +90 (212) 338-1474
  • Fax: +90 (212) 338-1548
  • E-Mail:
  • Home Page: http://home.ku.edu.tr/~hurey

Education:

  • Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1997
  • M.Sc., Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1996
  • B.Sc., METU, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 1992

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