Committees

Chair: Sema Dumanlı Oktar

Sema Dumanli received the B.Sc. degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Orta Dogu Teknik Universitesi, Ankara, Turkey, in 2006, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Bristol, Bristol, U.K., in 2010. She was with Toshiba Research Europe, Bristol, as a Research Engineer and a Senior Research Engineer from 2010 to 2017. She is currently an Assistant Professor at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey. Her current research interests include antenna design for body area networks, implantable and wearable devices, eHealth, and multi-in–multi-out communications.

Contact: sema.dumanli@boun.edu.tr

Associate Professor

Boğaziçi University Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Secretary: Oğuz Kaan Erden

Oğuz Kaan Erden received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department, from Istanbul Bilgi University, Istanbul, Turkey and Boğaziçi University Istanbul, Turkey in 2017 and 2020, respectively. He was a member of Microsystems Lab during his B.Sc. degree. He is currently a PhD student at Boğaziçi University, a member of BOUNtenna and AntennaLive, and working as an R&D engineer at a tech start-up GlakoLens AS. His research interests include implantable and wearable antennas, biosensors, biomedical optics, MEMS, and metamaterials.

Contact: oguz.erden@boun.edu.tr

Boğaziçi University Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Treasurer: Çağla Karabulut

Çağla Karabulut received her B.Sc. degree in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from İstanbul Bilgi University, Istanbul, Turkey, in 2020. During her BSc, she worked on developing low-power wide-area (LPWAN) sensor networks for large scale remote area deployments such as Vodafone Akıllı Köy in Aydın, Turkey. She is currently an M.Sc. student in Electronics at Boğaziçi University and a member of BOUNtenna and AntennAlive since March 2021. Her current research interests include implantable antenna designs for IoHT applications.

Contact: cagla.karabulut@boun.edu.tr

Boğaziçi University Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Officer: Ozan Furkan Sezgen

Ozan Furkan Sezgen received the B.Sc. degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Istanbul Bilgi University, Istanbul, Turkey, in 2018. During his bachelor's, he was interested in analog and digital IC design, and he was a student assistant in his last year of B.Sc. He is currently an MSc student in Electronics Department at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey. He joined the Bountenna Lab in January 2020.

Contact: ozan.sezgen@boun.edu.tr

Boğaziçi University Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Officer for Students: Büşra Yıldırım

Büşra Yıldırım is a senior Electrical and Electronics Engineering student at Boğaziçi University. She joined the BOUNtenna as an intern in January 2022. She is currently working on ongoing antenna design projects and events of IEEE AP/MTT/EMC/ED Turkey Chapter.

Contact: busra.yildirim@boun.edu.tr

Boğaziçi University Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering