Full-Time Faculty

Aybar Can Acar, Asst. Prof. Dr.

Health Informatics

Room: B-206, Phone: 7707, Email: acacar[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Information Integration, Information Quality, Data Mining, Security and Privacy in Distributed Data, Bioinformatics

Cengiz Acartürk, Assoc. Prof. Dr.

Cognitive Science

Room: B-203, Phone: 7704, Email: acarturk[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Eye tracking applications, eye movement control in Turkish reading, algorithms for eye movement event detection, and multimodal interaction design (cf. gaze, haptics and speech)

Erdem Akagündüz, Assoc. Prof. Dr.

Multimedia Informatics

Room: B-216, Phone: 7886, Email: akaerdem[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Computer Vision, Deep Learning, Pattern Recognition

Yeşim Aydın Son, Assoc. Prof. Dr. (Head of Health Informatics Department)

Health Informatics

Room: B-207, Phone: 7708, Email: yesim[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

bioinformatics; computational biology; genomics; GWAS microarray data analysis, genomic biomarker research, personalized medicine, medical informatics, genomics, genomics and risk susceptibilities, next generation sequencing, neurogenetics, molecular genetics

Nazife Baykal, Prof. Dr.

Information Systems

Room: , Phone: , Email: baykal[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Aysu Betin Can, Assoc. Prof. Dr.

Information Systems

Room: A-217, Phone: 3746, Email: betincan[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Software engineering, reliable software development, software testing, modular verification and specification, concurrency, model checking

Cem Bozşahin, Prof. Dr.

Cognitive Science

Room: B-208, Phone: 7758, Email: bozsahin[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Grammar

Murat Perit Çakır, Asst. Prof. Dr.

Cognitive Science

Room: B-205, Phone: 7706, Email: perit[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning, Human-Computer Interaction, Interaction Analysis, Groupware Design, Immersive Learning Environments, Cognitive Neuroscience of Learning

Erhan Eren, Assoc. Prof. Dr. (Head of Data Informatics Department)

Information Systems

Room: A-205, Phone: 7757, Email: ereren[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Digital transformation, data-oriented organizations, big data, cloud computing, management information systems

Banu Günel Kılıç, Assoc. Prof. Dr.

Information Systems

Room: B-220, Phone: 7866, Email: bgunel[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Signal processing based audio and acoustic applications (separation, denoising and localization), defense and security systems, secure software development and requirements engineering, social network analysis and applications

Hüseyin Hacıhabiboğlu, Assoc. Prof. Dr.

Multimedia Informatics

Room: B-221, Phone: 7889, Email: hhuseyin[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

audio signal processing, spatial and 3D audio, room acoustics, signal processing theory, musical interaction

Altan Koçyiğit, Assoc. Prof. Dr.

Information Systems

Room: A-204, Phone: 3788, Email: kocyigit[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Computer Networks, Software Engineering, Big Data, Machine Learning, Internet of Things

Ünal Erkan Mumcuoğlu, Prof. Dr.

Health Informatics

Room: A-218, Phone: 3753, Email: merkan[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

2D and 3D Medical and Biological Image Analysis applications. The main areas of his research focus in recent years are: Automatic and Semi-Automatic Image Segmentation, Computer-Aided Diagnosis, Multi-modality Image-Fusion, Mitocondria detection and segmentation on Electron Microscopy images

Burçak Otlu, Asst. Prof. Dr.

Health Informatics

Room: B-204, Phone: 7882, Email: burcako[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Machine Learning

Umut Özge, Asst. Prof. Dr.

Cognitive Science

Room: B-208, Phone: 7884, Email: umozge[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Formal and computational natural language semantics

Atilla Özgit, Dr.

Cyber Security

Room: A-210, Phone: 5555, Email: ozgit[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Cyber Security, Computer Networks, Distributed Systems

Sevgi Özkan Yıldırım, Prof. Dr. (Head of Information Systems Department)

Information Systems

Room: A-222, Phone: 7711, Email: sevgiozk[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Information systems evaluation, assessment and performance measurement, information systems effectiveness, information technology acceptance, social commerc,  e-learning systems evaluation, e-government systems evaluation, transformational government, electronic quality evaluation, electronic-effectiveness measures, Internet related information communication technologies (ICTs), Internet related ICTs in developing countries

Tolga Esat Özkurt, Assoc. Prof. Dr.

Health Informatics

Room: B-219, Phone: 7883, Email: ozkurt[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Neural oscillations (EEG, LFP, MEG); Cognitive Neuroscience; Biomedical signal processing; Statistical signal processing; 1/f processes; Neural Networks; Pattern Recognition; Speech Processing

Elif Sürer, Asst. Prof. Dr. (Head of Modelling and Simulation Department)

Multimedia Informatics

Room: B-218, Phone: 6717 / 7888, Email: elifs[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Serious Games, Procedural Content Generation, Motion Analysis, Machine Learning, Computer Vision

Tuğba Taşkaya Temizel, Assoc. Prof. Dr.

Information Systems

Room: A-211, Phone: 7782, Email: ttemizel[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

data mining, text mining, information extraction, grid computing, cloud computing, persuasive technologies, social media analytics and temporal data mining

Alptekin Temizel, Prof. Dr.

Multimedia Informatics

Room: A-208, Phone: 3754, Email: atemizel[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

video surveillance, computer vision, machine learning, GPU programming

Ceyhan Temürcü, Dr. (Head of Cognitive Science Department)

Cognitive Science

Room: A-221, Phone: 7712, Email: temurcu[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Dynamic semantics, Cognitive semantics, Formal semantics, Pragmatics, Discourse analysis, Tense-aspect-mood categories, Philosophy of language, Problems of mental representation, Philosophy of mind, Relationship bw. logic and natural language.

Cihangir Tezcan, Asst. Prof. Dr. (Head of Cybersecurity Department)

Cyber Security

Room: A-219, Phone: 3789, Email: cihangir[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Cyber security and information systems, cryptography, cryptanalysis, wireless communications security, blockchain and cryptocurrency technologies, parallel computing, randomness, number theory, algebraic geometry

Özden Özcan Top, Asst. Prof. Dr.

Information Systems

Room: A-209, Phone: 3752, Email: ozdenoz[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

agile software development, medical device software development processes, safety critical systems development, software project management, software process improvement and software measurement.

Barbaros Yet, Assoc. Prof. Dr.

Cognitive Science

Room: A-224, Phone: 3750, Email: byet[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

Bayesian Networks, Decision Support, Model-Based Machine Learning, Probabilistic Programming, Reasoning Under Uncertainty

Deniz Zeyrek Bozşahin, Prof. Dr.

Cognitive Science

Room: A-106, Phone: 3741, Email: dezeyrek[at]metu.edu.tr

Fields of Interest:

corpus development, linguistic annotation, Turkish discourse (discourse relations and discourse relational devices), pragmatics and language acquisition