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The Second Industrial Design Projects Fair organized by Bilkent University Electrical and Electronics Department will take place at Mithat Çoruh Amphitheater on 17 May. Participants from academy and industry, all faculty members, and students with their families are invited to this event.


The finals schedule of spring 2016 semester is here.


The 27th IEEE Graduate Research Conference, organized by the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering and the Bilkent IEEE Student Branch, took place on March 4. 
This year’s schedule included 66 oral presentations, 45 poster presentations and 5 demo presentations by five EEE undergraduate students, who were the recipients of the “best EEE102 projects” awards for the Fall 2015 semester.
At the end of the day, a reception and award ceremony were held. The best presenters were recognized by the Bilkent EEE Department: four “best oral presentation” awards and a “best poster” award are given out.

  • Best presentation award in Signal Processing / Communications / Control areas was given to Dariush Kari for his research on “Boosted Adaptive Filters”.
  • Best presentation award in Biomedical / Electromagnetics areas was given to Niyazi Koray Ertan for his research on “Gradient Array for Spatially Oscillating Magnetic Fields in Multi-Slice Excitation”.
  • Best presentation award in Control / Robotics / Communications / Network areas was given to Mehdi Dabirnia for his research on “Code Design for Binary Energy Harvesting Noisy Channel”.
  • Best presentation award in Photonics / Electronics / Nanotechnology areas was given to Özgün Yavuz for his research on “Control of Pattern Formation in Dissipative, Nonlinear, Far-from-equilibrium Systems via Structured Noise”.
  • Best Poster presentation award was given to Caner Odabaş and Hasan Eftun Orhon for their joint research on “Extending The Lossy Spring-Loaded Inverted Pendulum Model with a Slider-Crank Mechanism”.


Early Applications for Graduate School are open now. Deadline is March 7, 2016.

For detailed information about our department and graduate research, you are invited to the Graduate Research Conference 2016 on March 4, 2016. The schedule of the conference may be accessed here.


Polat Göktaş, a PhD student in the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering supervised by Prof. Dr. Ayhan Altıntaş, has received Best Paper Award at the “6th National Modeling and Simulation for Defence Applications conference (USMOS 2015)”, for his paper entitled “Analysis of Fixed Terrestrial Point-to-Point Communication System”.

The National Modeling and Simulation for Defence Applications conference was organized by Middle East Technical University and Turkish Armed Forced Modeling and Simulation R&D Center (METU-TAF MODSIMMER). The 6th National Modeling and Simulation for Defence Applications conference was held in METU, November 11-12 2015.

The paper was co-authored by Assist. Prof. Dr. Satılmış Topcu, Prof. Dr. Ezhan Karaşan, and Prof. Dr. Ayhan Altıntaş. The award was presented at the conference opening ceremony in Middle East Technical University (METU), Cultural and Convention Center on November 11 2015.


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