Volkan Sezer

Istanbul Technical University

Volkan Sezer is currently an Associate Professor at Control and Automation Engineering Department of Istanbul Technical University. He received his BSc in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering from Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey in 2005, MSc in Mechatronics Engineering and PhD in Control and Automation Engineering from Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey in 2008 and 2012 respectively. After his PhD, he researched the subject in Singapore at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) as a researcher in Future Urban Mobility (FM) group. His research area covers robotics and automotive technology and his interests mostly lie in autonomous/semi-autonomous ground vehicles, mobile robotics, control of hybrid electric vehicles, trajectory planning, machine learning, obstacle/collision avoidance and active safety in road vehicles.