Yunus Emre Kara Research Assistant @ Department of Computer Engineering, Boğaziçi University

e-mail: yunus.kara boun.edu.tr

phone: +90 212 359 4490

office: ETA26 - MediaLab

I'm a Ph.D. student in Boğaziçi University Department of Computer Engineering, Istanbul. I'm a member of the Perceptual Intelligence Laboratory (PILAB). My research topic is human action recognition, supervised by Prof. Lale Akarun. I'm working in the Telematics and Informatics Research (TAM) Project and the Gesture Based Human Computer Interaction in Emergency Management Systems (GEMS) Project, funded by The Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK).

Education

2011 - Present Ph.D., Boğaziçi University, Department of Computer Engineering
2008 - 2011 M.Sc., Boğaziçi University, Department of Computer Engineering
2003 - 2008 B.Sc., Boğaziçi University, Department of Mathematics
1999 - 2003 High School, Beşiktaş Atatürk Anadolu Lisesi
1996 - 1999 High School, Samsun Anadolu Lisesi

Personal Skills

Languages

Turkish (native), English (fluent)

Computer Skills

Programming Languages: C, C++, Java, Pascal, Microsoft Visual Basic, MATLAB

Web Programming: HTML, Javascript, ASP, PHP

Database: MSSQL, MYSQL, PostgreSQL, Access

Other: OpenCV, OpenNI, OpenGL, Qt, MFC, wxWidgets, LaTeX, XML

Extracurricular Activities

2006 - 2007 Member of the Executive Board of Boğaziçi University Science Club
2005 - 2006 President of Boğaziçi University Science Club
2004 - 2005 Vice President of Boğaziçi University Science Club
2003 - 2008 Member of Boğaziçi University Music Club
2003 - 2008 Member of Boğaziçi University Science Club

Interests

Everything about Sci-Fi (books, movies, series), Formula 1, board games, playing piano, swimming

 
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