Demirci Muhammed Fatih
M. Fatih Demirci received his Ph.D. from computer science department, Drexel University, USA in 2005. After working as a postdoctoral research scientist in Utrecht University, The Netherlands, he joined the department of computer engineering , TOBB University of Economics and Technology (TOBB ETU), Turkey as a faculty member in 2007. Dr. Demirci worked in TOBB ETU as an assistant/associate professor until 2018 and was PI for 3 different research projects supported by TUBITAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey). In the meantime, Dr. Demirci was the executive committee member for Turkish Informatics Olympiads, representing Turkey as a team leader/deputy team leader in International Olympiads in Informatics (IOI) and Balkan Olympiads in Informatics (BOI) between 2011 and 2018. He has taught a number of courses including deep learning, computer vision, image processing, algorithm analysis, artificial intelligence, programming languages, discrete math, and introduction to programming. Dr. Demirci has been with Nazarbayev University (NU), computer science department since August 2018. Currently, he is the PI for his research project supported by the faculty-development competitive research grants program of NU. He has been actively serving as a reviewer/technical program committee member/guest editor/area editor for a number of international conferences and journals.