Education: Engin Zeydan received his Ph.D. degree on February 2011 from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ, USA. Previously, he received his M.Sc. and B.Sc. degrees from the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, in 2006 and 2004, respectively.
Experience: Dr. Zeydan has worked as an R&D engineer for Avea, a mobile operator in Turkey, between August 2011 and April 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey. He was with Turk Telekomunikasyon A.S between April 2016 to November 2018 working as a Senior R&D Engineer in Istanbul, Turkey. He was also part-time instructor at Electrical and Electronics Engineering department of Ozyegin University Istanbul, Turkey between January 2015 and June 2018. Since November 2018, he is with Communication Networks Division of the Centre Tecnològic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya (CTTC) working as a Researcher.
Research Activities: His research areas include applications of data engineering/science for telecommunication networks and flexible mobile networks. In the past, he has been involved in research projects concerning diverse topics including user mobility characterization in wireless networks, game theory in wireless networks, self-organization for mobile networks, big data enabled caching solutions at mobile edge, indoor localization of mobile users and mobility management solutions.
Scientific Projects: He has been involved in many European and national level projects in collaborations with various industries and universities across Europe and Turkey. Some of these are H2020 projects 5Growth and Clear5G, FP7 projects MOTO and CROWD, Eureka Celtic-Plus projects MEVICO, SIGMONA, PULPA and SHARING and ITEA project PAPUD.
Services: He is serving as a peer reviewer for IEEE, Springer and Elsevier journals and technical program committee member for several IEEE conferences (ICC, WCNC, GLOBECOM, PIMRC, etc). He has been involved in many teaching activities for undergraduate/graduate level students at the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department of Ozyegin University including courses such as Wireless Networks, Recent Advances in Networking, Wireless Communications, Introduction to Digital Communications and Wireless Communications Engineering Technologies.
Awards: He received Best Paper Award from the Network of Future Conference on November 2017 and Exemplary Reviewer for IEEE Communications Letters Award in 2011. He got IEEE Wireless Communication Professional Certificate (WCP), IEEE WCET®, (June 2017- May 2020). He is also Senior Member of IEEE since April 2020.
Publications: He is author of over 90+ papers in international journals and conferences and 3 granted patents at Turkish Patent Institute (Patent #: 2015/10226, 2016/12747 and 2016/13543).
ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3329-0588
Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com.tr/citations?user=JamaMcsAAAAJ&hl=en