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Graduate Studies in EMU
Computer Engineering
Department

Dr. Ekrem Varoğlu


(
advisor to graduate students)



Overview


What is graduate study?


Entry requirements


Fees and Scholarships


Program Duration


Current research in CMPE department

What is Graduate Studies?


Graduate Study involves course work
and thesis work towards a higher
degree such as;


Master of Science (M.S.)


Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Why go to Graduate School?


An undergraduate degree prepares you for many
good jobs:


applications programmers,


systems analysts,



design engineers
etc
.


However
many jobs that require advanced degrees:


university professor,


head of an industrial research division, etc


project managers were almost always people with M.S. or
Ph.D. degrees


Research teams in the top industry consist primarily of
people holding
M.S. Or Ph.D.


Why EMU Computer
Engineering?


EMU has a strong academic and research
background in Engineering and Applied
Sciences


Originally established as an Engineering Institute
in 1979


Academic staff:


Many scientific publications


Many on
-
going engineering related reasearch projects


Broad range of reasearch areas


Strong ties with industry


Admission Criteria


M.S.: min undergraduate CGPA>= 2.20


Ph.D.:min undergraduate CGPA>= 2.75


Republic of Turkey citizens must submit
LES score for registration (min. 45 points)


English Language
Requirements


All applicants for whom English is a second language
are required or present a recent
;


TOEFL or IELTS score

or


take

a proficiency examination organized by EMU


Students may be waived from English Language Course or may
be asked to take ENGL502(only) or ENGL503&ENGL502 in
consecutive semsters based on their scores.


Exact list of documents

How to apply?

Evaluation of Application




How much does it cost?


The fees for graduate program are
same as the fees for the undergraduate
program:


$9200 (M.S) Total


$1000/course Ph.d


For details check


http://grad.emu.edu.tr/newgrad/Graduate/TuitionFees.aspx




How else can you pay?


Departmental Assistanships


Full Time:


Minimum Requirement: CGPA >=3.00,


Scholarship:


Full tuition waiver


~$896/month or $709/month (Ph.D.),


~$523/month (M.S.)



Part Time:


Minimum Requirement: CGPA >=2.50


Half tuition waiver


Scholarship:


~$262/month (Ph.D. And M.S.)




As part of a Type A, Type B, TUBITAK or FP
-
7 projects


Limited funding

Program Requirements


M.S.:


7 courses + Seminar Course + Thesis


Ph.D. :


7 courses + Qualification Exam + Thesis

Program Duration


M.S:


min. 2 , max. 4 semesters (Full time)


min. 3 , max. 6 semesters (Part time)


Ph.D.:


min. 4 , max. 10 semesters (Full time)


min. 6 , max. 14 semesters (Part time)




Faculty Members and Their Research Interests

Erden BAŞAR

Professor

Programming Languages, Data Structures, Database Systems

and Design, Visual Programming, Object Oriented
Design and Programming

Marifi GÜLER

Professor

Computational Neuroscience, Neural networks, Learning,
Generalization and Single Neuron Modeling,
Investigation of the Possibility of Quantum Mechanical
Approach to Computational Neuroscience

Hasan KÖMÜRCÜGİL


Professor

Microprocessor Systems, Analog and Digital Circuit Design,
Fuzzy Logic Control, Power Electronics, Control
Systems

Omar RAMADAN

Professor

Communications, Computational Electromagnetic, Digital
Signal Processing, Parallel Programming, Fiber Optics,
Numerical Mathematics

Hakan ALTINÇAY

Associate Professor

Pattern Recognition, Speech Processing, Information Fusion,
Multiple Classifier Systems

Dogu ARIFLER


Ass
ociate

Professor

Network Measurements, Ststistical Inference of Network
Performance Analysis, Stochastic Geometry

Işık AYBAY

Associate Professor

Distance Education, Real
-
Time Multimedia Systems, Parallel
Computer Architecture, Neural Networks

Zeki BAYRAM

Associate Professor

Declarative Programming Languages, Automated Deduction,
Internet Technologies, Programming Language
Semantics

Alexander G. CHEFRANOV

Associate Professor

Parallel Processing and Programming, Operating Systems,
Real
-
Time Systems, Databases, Artificial Intelligence,
Information Security, Modeling of Physical Processes

Muhammed SALAMAH

Ass
ociate
Professor

Wireless Networks, Computer Networks, Performance
Evaluation and Queuing Theory, Multiprocessing, Parallel
Processing

Adnan ACAN

Assistant Professor

Evolutionary Computation, Nature
-
Inspired Metaheuristics,
Neural Networks, Classifier Systems, Face Recognition

Yıltan Bitirim

Assistant
P
rofessor

Information Retrieval Systems, Internet Computing, Mobile
Computing, Wireless Personal Communications, Database
Management Systems

Mehmet Bodur

Assistant Professor

Robotics, Fuzzy Sets and Systems, Evolutionary Algorithms,
Machine Learning, Embedded Systems

Cem Ergün

Assistant Professor

Environmental Sound Recognition, Music information
Retrieval, Speaker and Face Recognition,

Application of
Genetic Algorithms and Neural Networks to
Communication/Signal Processing Problems

Gürcü ÖZ

Assistant Professor

Computer Networks, Distributed Systems, Advanced System
Simulation, Wireless Networks

Önsen TOYGAR

Assistant Professor

Face Recognition, Genetic/Evolutionary Algortihms, neuro
-
Fuzzy Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Metaheuristics

Ahmet ÜNVEREN


Assistant Professor

Mutli
-
Objective Optimization, Evolutionary Algorithms, VLSI
Design and Routing, Genetic Algorithms for VLSI Design and
Routing, Graph Theory

Ekrem VAROĞLU

Assistant Professor

Natural Language Processing (NLP),
Biomedical Text Mining

Information
Retrieval and
Extraction,
Bioinformatics, Machine
Learning

Faculty Members and Their Research Interests (cont.)

Research at CMPE

(recent projects)


Title:

Intelligent computation using the synchronized
action of synaptically coupled dissipative stochastic
mechanics based model neurons



Researchers
: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Marifi Guler,

Ghassan Jibril




Title
: Performance Evaluation of an Efficient
Reconfigurable Routing for Multicasting Data Delivery in
Ad Hoc Networks



Principal Investigator
:


Asst. Prof Dr. Gürcü Öz Akıncı


Names of Collaborators: Prof. Dr.
Alexander Kostin
,


Zahra
Sharghi, Abosede Mary Oyeniyi


Research at CMPE

(recent projects)


Title
: Semantik Web Servisleri Teknolojisi Kullanılarak E
-
Devlet Uygulama Mimarisi ve Portal’ı Geliştirmesi



Lead Researcher
: Assoc. Prof. Zeki Bayram



Assitant researchers: Dr. Ruhsan Önder, Ibrahim Çerkez



Title
: Birden Fazla Biometrik Verinin Birleştirilmesine
Dayalı Kimlik Tanıma/Doğrulama



Researchers: Asst. Prof.
Dr.Önsen Toygar, Asst. Prof.
Dr.Cem Ergün, Assoc. Prof. Dr.Hakan Altınçay

Research at CMPE

(recent projects)


Title :

EVOLUTIONARY DESIGN OF STANDARD
TEST LIBRARIES TO MEASURE MATHEMATICAL
CAPABILITIES OF K
-
4 STUDENTS



Co
-
Supervisor : Asst. Prof. Dr. Adnan Acan



Title:

Alternatifli eklenmiş genlerin kodladığı
proteinlerin etkileşim ağlarının metin
madenciliği yöntemleriyle oluşturulması



Researchers: Asst. Prof. Dr. Ekrem Varoğlu,


Asst. Prof. Dr. Bahar Taneri, Şenay Kafkas

Research at CMPE

(recent projects)


Title
:
Günümüz VTYS’lerinde sayısal sertifikalarla korunmus erişim
hakları kullanarak zorunlu erişim denetimi için modeller, algoritmalar
ve programlar geliştirme ve uygulama projesi.



Project Leader: Prof. Dr. Ufuk Çağlayan (Boğaziçi University)


Other researchers:
Assoc. Prof. Alexander Chefranov, Assoc. Prof. Atilla Elçi,
Assoc. Prof. Zeki Bayram




T
i
tle :

İşleyişinin Geliştirilmesi Ilişkin Eylem Çalışması: DAÜ Örneği



Proje Yurutucusu :
Doc. Dr. ISIK AYBAY




T
i
tle

: @ Salamis
-

Bilgisayar ve Internet Destekli Dil Eğitimi,



Proje Yurutucusu :
Doc. Dr. ISIK AYBAY

How to apply?


Forward the filled and signed “
Graduate Programs Application
Form
” together with the documents indicated above to the
Registrar’s
Office

in person or by:


E
-
mail


: registrar@emu.edu.tr


Facsimile (Fax.)

: +(90) 392 3651241 or + (90) 392 3651317


Postal Address

:


Registrar’s Office



Eastern Mediterranean University
,


Famagusta (Gazimağusa)
-

North Cyprus via
M
ersin 10
-

Turkey



Online Application



Students can also apply to graduate programs online. Please visit the
web site below for online admissions.


http://www.emu.edu.tr/onlineapp/index.php

List of Documents


Required Documents from EMU graduates:


Fully completed application form, signed and dated


An official transcript of all university
-
level courses taken


Diploma (not necessary for application but required for registration)


A

LES Test Scores (for Turkish citizens only) (not necessary for application but required for
registration)


Supplementary Documents


Give details of any grant/scholarships that you have already been awarded (valid for your
studentship at EMU) (add documents):


Give details of any application(s) for a grant/scholarship that you have made (add
documents)


Statement of Purpose / Intention: (Please submit on a separate sheet: Your purpose in
applying to the program chosen, explaining your motivation as well as the areas of
specialization which would be of interest to you within the discipline)


A photocopy of your passport or I.D. card


Two passport
-
sized (approx. 6 cm x 5 cm) photographs


Program specific documents: Architecture ( PhD & Master): Portfolio


List of documents attached


Evaluation of Applications


As soon as your application is received, it is
evaluated by the department applied and the
final decision is made by the Institute of
Graduate Studies & Research. The result is
forwarded to your postal address by the
Registrar’s office.
An acceptance letter

is
posted to the postal address of eligible
applicants and a
rejection letter

to the
applicant whose academic qualifications are
not sufficient. Incomplete application forms
are not taken into consideration.