Ali Kara was born in Amasya, Tasova, in 1972. He received the B.S. degree from Erciyes University, the M.S. degree from Cukurova University, and the Ph.D. degree from Hacettepe University, all in electrical and electronics engineering, in 1992, 1996, and 2002, respectively. He joined Polytechnic University (ECE) between 1999 and 2000 as a part of Ph.D. study as a Visiting Scholar supported by TUBITAK and then continued there as a Research Assistant in a project sponsored by Symbol Technologies (Motorola). He conducted experiments on radio propagation and studied channel modeling for short range indoor radio links and urban environments for modern cellular communication systems (WLAN, Bluetooth, GSM, and CDMA). He joined Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Atilim University in 2000 and devoted himself to founding this department. He has published more than 30 papers in journals and conferences and coordinated 3 national/international projects in the areas of radio propagation, remote laboratories, and electronic defense systems. He serves as a Consultant for National Research Institute of Electronics and Cryptology (UEKAE) since 2006. He is a Senior Member of IEEE, a Member of the Chamber of Electrical Engineers (EMO) in Turkey, and a Member of Association of Old Crows (AOC). He has also been working as a Counselor of IEEE Student Branch at ATILIM University since its formation.
Biography Updated on 4 December 2011