Dr. V. Cagri Gungor is the Co-Director of the Computer Networks and Mobile Communications Lab and the Graduate Programs (Ph.D. and M.S.) Coordinator at the Department of Computer Engineering, Bahcesehir University, Istanbul, Turkey. He received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, in 2001 and 2003, respectively. He received his Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the Broadband and Wireless Networking Laboratory, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA, in 2007 under the supervision of Prof. Ian F. Akyildiz. Before joining to Bahcesehir University, he was working at Eaton Corporation, Innovation Center, WI, USA as a Project Leader. His current research interests are in wireless ad hoc and sensor networks, smart grid communications, machine-to-machine communications, next-generation wireless networks, cognitive radio networks, and IP networks. Dr. Gungor has authored several papers in refereed journals and international conference proceedings, and has been serving as an editor, reviewer and program committee member to numerous journals and conferences in these areas. He is also the co-recipient of the IEEE Trans. on Industrial Informatics Best Paper Award in 2011, the European Union FP7 Marie Curie IRG Award in 2009, Turk Telekom Research Grant Awards in 2010 and 2012, and the San-Tez Project Awards supported by Alcatel-Lucent, and the Turkish Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology in 2010, and IEEE ISCN Best Paper Award in 2006.
Biography Updated on 30 October 2012