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Ali Taylan Cemgil, Assoc. Prof.
Dept. of Computer Engineering
Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey

Academic Interests

  • Bayesian statistics, Machine Learning,

  • Monte Carlo methods, Distributed Optimization, 'Big Data’

  • Matrix and Tensor decompositions

  • Applications in: audio and music processing, anomality detection, time series, bioinformatics, tracking, sensor fusion, recommendation systems, customer analytics

  • Google Scholar Profile


  • CV (Sept 2014)

Brief Biography

I received my B.Sc. (1993) and M.Sc. (1995) in Computer Engineering, Bogazici University, Turkey and my Ph.D. (2004), Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands. I worked as a postdoctoral researcher at Intelligent Autonomous Systems Lab. at University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands and the Signal Processing and Communications Lab., Dept. of Engineering, University of Cambridge, UK. Currently, I am an Assoc. Prof. at Bogazici University, Dept. of Computer Engineering. I am a member of the PI Lab.




I will be offering the Bayesian Stats CmpE547 on Spring 2017, not in Fall 2016/2017

CMPE Undergraduate

CMPE Graduate

SWE and FE programs


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  • Phone (Prefer sending an email)
    Office: 0090 212 3594731
    Fax (cmpe secretary): 0090 212 2872461

  • Adress:
    Department of Computer Engineering, Bogazici University,
    34342 Bebek Istanbul, TURKEY

  • Office Location
    ETA 19, Kuzey Kampus (North Campus), Computer Eng. Building, 1st floor