Halil Altay Guvenir0000-0003-2589-316X
H. Altay Güvenir was born in Bursa, Turkey, in 1957. He received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Istanbul Technical University, Turkey, in 1979 and 1981, respectively. He received his Ph.D. degree in computer engineering and science from Case Western Reserve University, USA, in 1987. He worked as an Assistant Professor at the Computer Engineering Department, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey, from 1987 to 1988. He joined the Faculty at Bilkent University, Ankara, in 1987. He received ACM Recognition of Service Award in 1994. He received the First Prize of TUBITAK Husamettin Tugac Foundation in 1999. He has been serving as the Chairman of the Department of Computer Engineering at Bilkent University, Ankara, since 2001. His research interests include artificial intelligence, machine learning, data mining, and intelligent data analysis. He was a Program Committee Member in more than 30 international conferences. He is a Member of ACM and IEEE.
Biography Updated on 28 August 2011