Dr. Eylem Ekici has received his BS and MS degrees in Computer Engineering
University, Istanbul, Turkey, in 1997 and 1998,
respectively. He received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer
Engineering from Georgia
Institute of Technology, Atlanta,
GA, in 2002. Currently, he is a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.
He is an associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing and Computer Networks Journal (Elsevier), and a former associate editor of of IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking.
He served as the general co-chair of ACM MobiCom 2012.
He is also the TPC Co-Chair of IEEE INFOCOM 2017.
Dr. Ekici is the recipient of the
2008 and 2014 Lumley Research Award
of the College of Engineering at OSU.
He also received the
2016 Harrison Faculty Award for Excellence in
Dr. Ekici's current research interests include cognitive radio
networks, vehicular communication systems, and next generation wireless
systems, with a focus on algorithm design, medium access control protocols, resource
management, and analysis of network architectures and protocols. He is an IEEE Fellow and a member of ACM.