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Associate Professor Ilker Hamzaoglu

 

Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences

Sabancı University

34956 Tuzla, Istanbul, Turkey

 

Phone: +90 (216) 4839577

Fax: +90 (216) 4839550

Email: hamzaoglu at sabanciuniv.edu

 

 

 

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Education

- PhD, 9/1999, Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA

  GPA: 4 (over 4)

- MS, 7/1993, Computer Engineering, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey

  GPA: 4 (over 4) and Rank: 1st in the Department

- BS, 7/1991, Computer Engineering, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey

  GPA: 3.66 (over 4) and Rank: 1st in the Department

 

 

 

Work Experience

- Faculty Member, Electronics Engineering Program, Faculty of Engineering & Natural Sciences, Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey (Sept 2003 - present)
- Principle Staff Engineer (Dec 2002 - Aug 2003), Senior Staff Engineer (Aug 1999 - Dec 2002), Multimedia Architecture Lab, Motorola Inc., Schaumburg, IL, USA

- Visiting Lecturer, Computer Science Dept., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA (Summer 1998, Summer 1999)

- Staff Research Assistant, Computational Science Methods Group, Los Alamos National Laboratory, NM, USA (June 1996 – Sept 1996)
- Teaching and Research Assistant, Computer Science Dept. and Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA (Jan 1994- July 1999)

- Teaching and Research Assistant, Computer Engineering Department, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey (Sept 1991 – July 1993)

 

 

Teaching

 

Research 

  • Research Interests

Low Power Digital Hardware Design for Video Processing and Compression,

System-on-Chip (SoC) ASIC and FPGA Design, Embedded System Design,

Computer-Aided Design and Test for Digital VLSI Circuits

 

If you are interested in working with us in SoC Design and Test Lab as a Graduate Student

or Post-Doctoral Researcher, please send an email to Ilker Hamzaoglu including your CV.

 

 

Citizenship 

Senior Editor (2017 – 2019), Associate Editor (2011 – 2016)

 

 

Awards and Honors

- My publications received more than 2000 citations (H-Index 21) according to Google Scholar, June 2016

- Invited Keynote Speaker, 11th IEEE Int. Conference on Design & Technology of Integrated Systems, April 2016

- IEEE Senior Member, 2012

- Best Paper Award in Adaptive and Reconfigurable Circuits for Multimedia Category,

  NASA/ESA Conference on Adaptive Hardware and Systems, August 2007, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

- Bravo Awards for outstanding contributions to MPEG4 Video Codec ASIC and Image Processing Platform SoC ASIC,

  Multimedia Architecture Lab, Motorola Inc., Illinois, USA, 2001 and 2002

- W. J. Poppelbaum Memorial Award for Excellent Research in Computer Hardware, Department of Computer Science,

  University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1999

- TUBITAK NATO Science Fellowship Award for Graduate Studies in USA, 1993

- Undergraduate Education Scholarship from Istanbul Chamber of Industry, 1988-1991

- Excellence Scholarship from AY-TEST Periodical (because of my score in the University Entrance Exam), 1986

- Scored 664.138 in Mathematics and Natural Sciences (which was enough to register to any Department in

  Engineering and Medicine in all Universities in Turkey) in the University Entrance Exam in Turkey, 1986

- Incitement Award in Mathematics Competition organized by TUBITAK among High School Senior Students in Turkey, 1986

- GPA: 9.88 (over 10) and Rank: 1st in the School, Affan Kitapcıoglu High School, Trabzon, Turkey, 1986

 

 

Information for Students

- The Advantage of Team Work

- EECS Education

- David Patterson's Academic Career Advise

- Graduate Student Mental Makeover

- Scientific Research