September 2021 - Present
NYU Tandon School of Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering.
- Recipient of Future Leader PhD Fellowship , 2021-2023.
- Specializing in Information Theory and Communications.
- Advisor: Elza Erkip.
September 2017 - June 2021
Imperial College London, Electrical Electronics Engineering.
- Achieved First Class Honours for the MEng degree (Dean's List Year 3 and Year 4).
- Specialized in Communications, Signal Processing, Machine Learning and Information Theory.
- MEng thesis topic: Deep Stereo Image Compression with Decoder Side Information using Wyner Common Information.
- Advisor: Deniz Gündüz.
- Awarded 2021 Ivor Tupper Prize for excellence in signal processing, broadcast and video technology.
- Recent projects including:
September 2012 - June 2017
Galatasaray Lİsesİ (Lycée de Galatasaray).http://www.gsl.gsu.edu.tr/
- Came 173rd out of ~1 million entrants in National Examination for High School Entrance to be qualiﬁed for this public high school in İstanbul.
- Obtained High School diploma with High Honours, equivalent of French Baccalauréat.
- Presided football, drama and French clubs. Received the Best Play Award in Tevfik d'Or Festival (2014).
- Co-founded a robotics club.
- Volunteered weekly in an educational charity called TEGV.
April 2020 - September 2020
IPC Lab at Imperial College London, Undergraduate Research Assistant.https://www.imperial.ac.uk/information-processing-and-communications-lab
- Full-time 6-month research placement.
- Worked on deep joint transmission-recognition for power-constrained multi-view cameras at the wireless edge, focusing on joint source-channel coding.
- Awarded the Imperial Bursary for 6 months.
- IPC Lab Group Presentation.
Advisor: Deniz Gündüz.
Line Manager: Mikołaj Jankowski.
2019 - Present
EEE Department at Imperial College London, Undergraduate Teaching Assistant.
Helped answering students' questions and guided them through their work in laboratories for the following modules:
- Computer Architecture I (Autumn 2019)
- COMMS Lab (Spring 2020)
- Mathematics for Engineering (Spring 2020, Autumn 2020)
June 2019 - August 2019
Morgan Stanley (London), Technology Summer Analyst.
- Analysed ’change management data’ within speciﬁc departments and failure codes to seek any correlation with blackouts and brownouts and to understand overall trends within the Firm.
- Used Python, Splunk to automate data manipulation in Excel and managed its documentation for the team.
Team: Enterprise Command Center.
ARM Assembly Language
- Completed 4-Inns 65K Mountain Marathon twice (2018, 2019).
- Came ﬁrst in Kong Mini Marathon (Wales) in the category female under-23 (2018).
- Elected as Treasurer of Fellwanderers (2018), the hiking society of Imperial College London.
- Recently, hiked in the Picos de Europa (Spain), Peak and Lake Districts (UK).
- Completed 2 philosophy courses at Imperial College London: Moral Philosophy (Merit) and Contemporary Philosophy (Distinction).
- Coordinator at Project Arché. Organised Philosophy of Science (2018) and Computers and (their) Philosophy (2019) summer camps in Şirince, Turkey.