Adnan Kavak received the B.S. degree from the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, in 1992. He received the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, The University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA, in 1996 and 2000, respectively. He worked as a Satellite Control Engineer with Turksat Satellite Control Center, Ankara, Turkey, from December 1992 to May 1994. He worked as a Senior Research Engineer at Wireless Systems Laboratory, Samsung Telecommunications America in Richardson, TX, USA, from January 2000 to July 2001. He then joined Kocaeli University, Turkey, in August 2001 and worked as an Assistant Professor there until May 2005. Currently, he serves as the Director of Wireless Communications and Information Systems (WINS) Research Center and as an Associate Professor with the Computer Engineering Department, Kocaeli University, Turkey. He works also as an Adjunct Faculty at the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Yeditepe University, Turkey. His current research interests include 3G and beyond wireless networks, software and cognitive radios, smart antenna and MIMO systems, resource allocation in wireless networks, and wireless sensor networks.
Biography Updated on 18 January 2011