Fatih Alagöz

Resume

 

 Born in Nizip, Gaziantep


·     EDUCATION

D.Sc   Electrical and Computer Eng., George Washington University, USA (1996-1999) 

M.Sc  Electrical and Computer Eng., George Washington University, USA (1994-1995)

B.Sc   Electrical and Electronics Eng., Middle East Technical University, Turkiye (1987-1992)

 


CURRENT POSITION

 

Bogazici University         Jun 2004 ------

Professor

 

·      Instructor: Responsible from Satellite Networks (a new grad-level course), Communications Engineering for Wireless/Mobile Networks (a new grad-level course), Telecommunications Software Engineering (Graduate level), Principles of Software Engineering (Graduate level), Managing Software Development(Graduate level), and Signal Processing (undergrad-level) courses. Duties include: 

 

·       Director of The Satellite Networks Research Laboratory (SATLAB) which is a subdivison of The Networks Research Laboratory at Bogazici University (NETLAB)

 

·      Advisor of  CMPE Graduate Students (Lastname K-L) ,

 

·      Advisor of  Software Engineering Graduate Students

 

·       Advisor of Satellite Systems of the Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute

 

·       Member of ULAKBIM Board of Directors,  (2006-2012)

 

 


 PREVIOUS POSITIONS

 

United Arab Emirates University, UAE          Sep. 2001 -Aug.2003

 Assistant Professor


Instructed i) Telecommunications and Networks ii) Communications Theory, iii) Communications Systems, vi) Applications of Information Technology,  v) Electrical Circuits, in the Department of Electrical and Computer  Eng. The department assigned duties include: Communications System Course Coordinator, Academic Advisor for the Class of 2001, American Board of Education and Training (ABET) Accreditation Committee, Course Scheduling Committee, Communications Laboratory Committee, and Faculty Search Committee. Lead the researches in wireless/mobile/satellite communications at the Faculty of Engineering. Contributed to and coordinated the following projects: E-learning Solutions in GCC Countries, design and development of a WIRELAB laboratory, etc
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Harran  University, Turkiye                          Apr. 2000 -Aug.2001 & Aug. 2003- Jun. 2004

 Assistant Professor / Assoc. Dean of Faculty of Engineering


Was a researcher in wireless/mobile/satellite communications at the Faculty of Engineering. Strongly involved in the technical aspects of a distance-education program for the School of Medicine. Prepared one-to-one radio link models for the Southeastern Anatolian Project (GAP). Taught introductory level courses related to electrical and computer engineering.


 George Washington University, USA,          Oct. 1999-Mar. 2000

 Instructor/GTA

 

Within the Telecommunications Masters Program of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, instructed and assisted to the following graduate level courses; i)  Stochastic Signals and Noise ii)  Fiber Optic Communications


GWU/Orbital Space Corp., USA,                        May 1996 Oct.1999  

Graduate Researcher

 

Worked as a research engineer/research assistant in a major communications project "Integration of Direct Broadcast Satellites (DBS) into the Digital Battlefield Using Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Satellites".  Work performed as part of the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) Global Mobile Information Systems Program to the U.S. Army of Intelligence Center, AZ, USA. The project was a joint project with Orbital Science Corp., MD, USA and Aloha Networks, CA, USA. As a leading researcher in the project, primarily focused on designing, developing and integrating the Adaptive Resource Allocation and Management (ARAM) system within the use of a DBS system. Designed, developed, tested and optimized the ARAM simulator, as well as identified and resolved the QoS problems within the network based on a proposed QoS metric. Processed the MPEG video packets for perceptual QoS purposes in the overall system test-bed.


Muhimmatsan AS., Turkiye,                        Feb 1993-Oct. 1993 

Research Engineer

 

Developed a program for the CNC machines for the mass production of the missile windshields,  MKEK Mühimmatsan A.S., Kirikkale, TURKEY. 


RESEARCH & PUBLICATIONS

 

My research interests include but not limited to resource allocation and management in wireless/mobile/satellite networks, multiuser detection, neural networks, image processing, distance education, and remote laboratories. I have contributed/managed to number of research projects for various agencies/organizations including US Army of Intelligence Center, Naval Research Laboratory, TUBITAK, State Planning Organization of Turkiye, etc. My publications include  a few edited books/book chapters and more than 100 scholarly papers in selected journals and conferences, etc.

 


AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS 

·       Turkish Telecom Research Collaboration Award,  2013

·       Turkish Telecom Research Collaboration Award,  2012

·       Excellence in Teaching Award (Computer Eng. Department), Faculty of Engineering, Bogazici University (2012)

·       IBM Faculty Award, 2011

·       Excellence in Teaching Award (Computer Eng. Department), Faculty of Engineering, Bogazici University (2011)

·       Turkish Telecom Research Collaboration Award, 2011

·       Best Poster Award, Energy Efficiency of Scheduling Schemes in Cognitive Radio Networks, Wireless Information Technology, Finland, July 2011

·       Best Paper Award, " Analytical Modeling and Performance Evaluation of Cognitive Radio Networks” The Sixth Advanced International Conference on Telecommunications  Barcelona, Spain, May 2010 (D. Cavdar, B. Yilmaz, T. Tugcu, F. Alagöz).

·       Dr. Akin Cakmakci Endüstriye Uygulanmış En İyi Tezt Ödül, M.Sc. Onur Turkyilmaz, Turkish Technology Development Foundation TTGV (2009)

·       TURKCELL Mobile Future Award in Academic Category, (M. Özyurt ve T. Tuğcu ile beraber), (2008)

·       BÜVAK Araştırmada Üstün Başarı Ödülü (2007)

·       BÜVAK Teşvik Ödülleri (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)

·       TÜBİTAK UBYT Teşvik Ödülleri (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)

·       Best Paper Award, the Association of Computing Machines (ACM) MSWIM99, Seattle, USA (August 1999)

·       Scholarship, the Turkish Higher Educational Council (Jan. 1994-Dec.1999)

·       Graduated with the Second Highest GPA, the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, METU, Turkey, (1992)

·       Honor Student, Faculty of Engineering, METU, Turkey (1988).


MEMBERSHIPS/ACTIVITIES

 

·       Technical Committee Member: IEEE Satellite and Space Communications (2000-  )

·       Editor: International Journal of Communications Systems  (2007- …)

·       Editor: International Journal of Satellite Communications Policy and Management (2010- )

·       Editor: International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies (2012- …)

 

·       General Co-Chair:

o   13th ACM Annual International Conference on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems, (ACM MSWIM 2010), Bodrum, Turkey, October 2010

·       TPC Chair: 

o   8th International Symposium Computer Networks (ISCN08)

o   7th  IEEE International Symposium Computer Networks (ISCN06)

o   20th International Symposium Computer Information and Science (ISCIS05)

·       Awards chair,

o   IEEE The 2012 International Conference on Computer, Information, and Telecommunication Systems, CITS 2012, Jordan

·       Local Organizing Committee Chair

o   IEEE SPECTS 2009, Istanbul

o   IEEE MASCOTS 2007, Istanbul

·       Advisory Board Members:

o   National Networks and Information Security Symposium (ABG2005)

o   International Conference on Information & Communication Technologies: from Theory to Applications - ICTTA’06- 08, Damascus, SYRIA

 

TPC MEMBER:

·      IEEE ICC'13 AHSM (Adhoc, Sensor and Mesh Networking Symposium)

·       IEEE ICC'13 WN (Wireless Networking Symposium)

·       IEEE WCNC 2013 (Wireless Communications & Networking Conference), Sydney, Australia

·       IEEE CITS 2013

·       IEEE ICC'12 AHSM (Adhoc, Sensor and Mesh Networking Symposium)

·       IEEE ICC'12 WN (Wireless Networks Symposium)

·       IEEE ICC'12 CSSMA (Communication Software Services and Multimedia Applications Symposium)

·       IEEE ICC'12 WS-E2Nets (Workshop On Energy Efficiency in Wireless Networks & Wireless Networks for Energy Efficiency)

·       IEEE WCNC 2012 (Wireless Communications & Networking Conference)

·       International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications, Communication Software and Services Symposium, 2012

·      IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Pervasive Computing  ISWPC 2012

·      IEEE CITS 2012

·      IEEE PIMRC 2012 Wireless Networks,

·      IEEE GLOBECOM 2012 - AHSN (IEEE Globecom 2012 - Ad-hoc and Sensor Networking Symposium, USA

·       IEEE 76th Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC), 2012

·       IEEE ICCC- First IEEE International Conference on Communications in China: Communications QoS and Reliability (CQR), 2012

·       IEEE ISCC 2012

·      16th IEEE Workshop on Computer Aided Modeling and  Design of Communication Links and Networks (CAMAD'12), June 2012, JAPAN

·      IEEE ICC'11 AHSM (ICC 2011 Adhoc, Sensor and Mesh Networking Symposium)

·       IEEE ICC'11 WNS (ICC 2011 Wireless Networking Symposium)

·      IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Pervasive Computing  ISWPC 2011

·      The 7th International Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2011)

·       IEEE WCNC 2011 (Wireless Communications & Networking Conference), Sydney, Australia

·      International Conference on Personal Satellite Services 2011 PSATS2011, Malaga, SPAIN

·       15th IEEE Workshop on Computer Aided Modeling and  Design of Communication Links and Networks (CAMAD'11), June 2011, JAPAN

·      IEEE GLOBECOM 2011 - AHSN (IEEE Globecom 2011 - Ad-hoc and Sensor Networking Symposium, USA

·       11th International Conference on Telecommunications for Intelligent Transport Systems (ITST-2011), Russia

·      IV. National Networks and Information Security Symposium (ABG2011)

·       IEEE PIMRC 2011 Mobile and Wireless Networks,

·      IEEE VTC2011 Mobile Satellite and Positioning

·       IEEE GLOBECOM 2010 – Wireless Networks Symposium, USA

·      IEEE ICC10 Wireless and Mobile Networking Symp.

·       IEEE ICC10 AHS Symp.

·      IEEE ICC10 Energy Efficiency in Wireless Networks and Wireless Networks for Energy Efficiency Workshop

·      15th IEEE Workshop on Computer Aided Modeling and  Design of Communication Links and Networks (CAMAD2010), Dec 2010, Miami, USA

·      IEEE GLOBECOM 2010 - AHSN (IEEE Globecom 2010 - Ad-hoc and Sensor Networking Symposium, USA

·       IEEE GLOBECOM 2010 – Wireless Networks Symposium, U SA

·       IEEE GLOBECOM 2010 (Network and Service Management and Provisioning Symposium)

·       IEEE WCNC 2010 (Wireless Communications & Networking Conference), Sydney, Australia

·      IEEE PIMRC 2010 Mobile and Wireless Networks, TURKEY

·       International Conference on Personal Satellite Services 2010 PSATS2010, Rome, ITALY

·      ISPDC 2010, Istanbul, TURKEY

·       IEEE WIMOB 2010, October 2010, CANADA.

·       IEEE GLOBECOM 2009, Symposium on Communications Software, Services and Multimedia Applications Symposium (CSSMA 2010), Miami, USA

·      IEEE ICC09 Wireless Commun. Symp. Dresden, Germany

·       IEEE ICC09 Adhoc and Sensor Networks, Symp. Dresden, Germany

·       IEEE GLOBECOM 2009, Wireless Networks Symp., Hawaii, USA

·      IEEE AICCSA 2009, Rabat, Morocco

·       IEEE 4th International Symposium on Wireless Pervasive Computing 2009 (ISWPC2009) 2009, Australia

·      14th IEEE Workshop on Computer Aided Modeling and  Design of Communication Links and Networks (CAMAD'09), June 2009, Pisa, ITALY

·      The International Workshop on Satellite and Space Communications 2009 (IWSSC2009), Italy

·      2nd ACM International Conference on Security of Information and Networks (SIN 2009) October 2009 Gazimagusa, TRNC, North Cyprus

·      IWCMC 2009 Wireless LANs and Wireless PANs Symposium, June2009, Leipzig, Germany

·      14th IEEE Workshop on Computer Aided Modeling and  Design of Communication Links and Networks (CAMAD'09), June 2009.

·      International Conference on Wireless Communications & Signal Processing (WCSP 2009), China

·      IEEE GLOBECOM 2008, USA

·       IEEE ICC08- CSS Symposium, China

·       IEEE ICC08- CQR Symposium, China

·       IEEE ICC08- General Symposium, China

·      IEEE PMRC2008, Cannes, FRANCE

·      IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Pervasive Computing  ISWPC 2008

·      The International Workshop on Satellite and Space Communications 2008 (IWSSC2008), France

·      13th IEEE Workshop on Computer Aided Modeling and  Design of Communication Links and Networks (CAMAD'08), June 2008, Beijing, CHINA

·       IEEE Vehicular Technology Con . VTC 2008, Singapore

·      IEEE International Conference on Information & Communication Technologies: from Theory to Applications – ICTTA 2008, Damascus, SYRIA

·      23th IEEE International Symposium Computer Information and Science (ISCIS08), Turkey

·       HABTEKUS, Istanbul, 2008 (Turkish)

·      SPACOM (Space Communications) October 2008, Malta

·      IEEE ICC07- Satellite Communications, Ireland

·       IEEE ICC07- General Symposium, Ireland

·       IEEE GLOBECOM 2007- Satellite Communications , USA

·       IEEE GLOBECOM 2007-PQMSR , USA

·      IEEE 2nd International Symposium on Wireless Pervasive Computing 2007 (ISWPC2007), 5 - 7 Feb. 2007, San Juan, Puerto Rico

·       IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM2007), TAIWAN

·       IEEE International Conference on Signal Processing and Communications (ICSPC), Dubai

·       The 3rd International Conference on Embedded Software and Systems (ICESS 2007) is to be held in Daegu, South Korea, May 14-16, 2007

·      12th IEEE Workshop on Computer Aided Modeling and  Design of Communication Links and Networks (CAMAD'07), June 2007, Trento, GREECE

·      The International Workshop on Satellite and Space Communications 2007 (IWSSC2007).

·       6th IFIP Networking Conference 2007 (Networking 2007), May, 2007, Atlanta, GA, USA.

·      22th International Symposium Computer Information and Science (ISCIS07), Ankara, TR

·      IEEE AICCSA 2007, Jordan

·      IEEE GLOBECOM 2006, Wireless Communications, San Francisco, USA

·       IEEE GLOBECOM 2006- Satellite Communications, San Francisco, USA

·       IEEE ICC06- Satellite Communications, Istanbul

·       IEEE ICC06- Wireless Communications Symposium, Istanbul

·      The International Workshop on Satellite and Space Communications 2006 (IWSSC2006), Barcelona, SPAIN.

·      The Second  International  Mobile  and  Multimedia Communications Conference  (MobiMedia 2006), June 2006, Sardina, ITALY.

·       11th IEEE Workshop on Computer Aided Modeling and
Design of Communication Links and Networks (CAMAD'06), June 2006, Trento, ITALY

·       IASTED Wireless Networks and Emerging Technologies (WNET'06), July 2006, Banf, CANADA.

·       International Workshop on Wireless Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks (IWWAN06), June 2006, New York, USA

·      The International Workshop on Satellite and Space Communications 2005 (IWSSC2005), Siena, ITALY.

 

REVIEWER:

IEEE Communications Magazine, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networks, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Networks, IEEE Transactions on Broadcast Technology, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Journal of Communications Networks (JCN), Real Time Imaging, COMNET, Computer Communications, IEEE Networks…

Ulusal Dergi Hakemliği: Turkish J. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences.

 

KEYNOTES/PANELS

·       Panel “Türk Telekom Ar-Ge Projeleri” Sapanca, Eylül 2012

·       Keynote: " Trends in QoS Provisioning in Multimedia Satellite Networks ", IEEE SPECTS 2009, Istanbul, Turkey, July 2009

·       Seminar: " New Trends in Satellite Networks", Marmara University-TR, Istanbul, March 2007.

·       Seminar: " New Trends in Satellite Networks", IBM Internet-TR, Istanbul, Nov. 2006.

·       Short-course: " New Trends in Satellite Networks  and Applications", TURKSAT, Golbasi, Turkey, August 2006.

·       Keynote: " Quality of Service in Mesh Mode IEEE 802.16 Networks ", SOFTCOM2006, Split, Croatia, Sept.2006

·       Short-course: " QoS for MPEG Video in Broadcast Satellites", University of Siena, Siena, Italy, September 2005.

·       Tutorial: "Resource Manamegement for Next-Generation Satellite Networks", Kultur University, Istanbul,  April 2006.

·       Tutorial: " QoS for Future Satellites", Bilgi University, Istanbul,  December 2005.

·       Tutorial: "New Trends in Satellite Networks ", IEEE Communications Society Turkey Chapter, Istanbul, Turkey,  September 2005.

·       Seminar: " Quality of Service Provisioning in Future Satellites", Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey, 23-24 December 2003.

·       Seminar: "A New Traffic Management Scheme for Future Satellite Networks with Return Channel System", Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey, July 2003.

·       Seminar:"Remote Protocols and Security (REPAS) Laboratory: Past, Present, and Future",  UAE University, AlAin, UAE, May 2002.

·       Panelist: "Elearning solutions in GCC Countries", ELS2002, Dubai, UAE.  May 2002.

·       Panelist: "Distance Education and Online Collaboration Technologies," Faculty of Enginering, Harran University, Turkey, April 2001.

·       Seminar: “MPEG-2 over Direct Broadcast Satellites”, Faculty of Engineering,  Cukurova University, Adana, Turkey, May 2001.

 

 


LINKS :

 

www.nizip.com

www.gantep.edu.tr

www.metu.edu.tr

www.gwu.edu

www.harran.edu.tr

www.mkek.gov.tr

www.uaeu.ac.ae

www.ulakbim.gov.tr

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