Tankut Barış Aktemur

Baris Aktemur is a senior software engineer at Intel, Munich and an assistant professor of computer science at Ozyegin University, Istanbul (currently on leave of absence).

Email: aktemur@gmail.com


Education

PhD: Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA, 2009.
MSc: Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA, 2005.
BSc: Computer Engineering, Bilkent University, Turkey, 2003.


Awards and Distinctions

  • Faculty Teaching and Excellence Award, Ozyegin University, 2017.
  • Class of 2016 Student Choice Award: Most Favorite Faculty, Ozyegin University, 2016.
  • Best Service Award, Ozyegin University, 2014.
  • Microsoft Research Software Engineering Innovation Foundation (SEIF) Award, 2010.
  • Ranked 1st among ~100 graduates of the Computer Engineering Dept. of Bilkent University, 2003.
  • Nortel Networks/Netas scholar, 2002-2003.