Professor at Bilkent University since 2003 Associate Professor at Bilkent University, 1998 - 2003 Assistant Professor at Bilkent University, 1993 - 1998 Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1992 M.S. in Computer Engineering , Bilkent University, 1988 B.S. in Computer Engineering, Middle East Technical University, 1986 Teaching Courses Senior Project Topics for 2011-2012 Academic Year Senior Projects Supervised for 2010-2011 Academic Year Project Topics for CS490 (Fall 2010) Senior Projects Supervised for 2009-2010 Academic Year Research Current Research Interests (Looking for motivated graduate/undergraduate students to work on the following research topics. To learn more about our work on these topics, please follow the corresponding links.) Web databases and web information retrieval (Web Databases Research Group) Multimedia database systems (Multimedia Databases Research Group) Peer-to-peer systems (Peer-to-Peer Systems Research Group) Data management for mobile systems