General Information

Biography

Ali Kara was born in Amasya (Tasova, Guvendik Koyu) in 1972. He received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Hacettepe University, Ankara, 2002. He was with Polytechnic University (now New York University, Brooklyn), between 1999 and 2000, as a research assistant/scholar in an industry sponsored project (Symbol Technologies/Motorola). He joined  the Department of Electrical and Electronics Enginering of Atilim University, in 2000 and worked until 2021, where he held various positions ranging from lecturer to full professor levels. As of March 2021, he was the Director of Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences at Atılım University. Between 2006 and 2012, he was also consultant and part time chief researcher at TUBITAK BILGEM where he contributed to several national defense and security projects. Since then, he has been actively involved with many state and industry-funded projects. 

He has published extensively in journals, with his graduate students, and has presented some of his research findings in national/international conferences. He has also led many projects in the areas of electromagnetics, wireless communications, radar & electronic warfare systems as well as engineering education. In one of the projects, he led a group of researchers from various universities all over Europe to develop a Virtual and Remote Laboratory (VRL) platform (ERRL-European Remote Radio Laboratory was unique platform at the time, and was fully funded by the European Commission). He has four patents.

His research interests lie in broad range of areas including wireless communications, electromagnetics, radar and electronic warfare, data-driven techniques, and engineering education. Recently, he has given special emphasis on the use of artifical intelligence (ML/DL) for solving problems in those areas.


Institutional Information

Unit
Mühendislik Fakültesi
Department
Elektrik - Elektronik Mühendisliği
Program
Elektrik - Elektronik Mühendisliği

Contact

Email
akara@gazi.edu.tr
Web Page
https://avesis.gazi.edu.tr/akara
Office Phone
+90 312 231 1340
Fax Phone
+90 312 230 8434
Address
Gazi Üniversitesi Mühendislik Fakültesi Elektrik-Elektronik Mühendisliği Bölümü Eti Mh. Yükseliş Sk. No: 5 Kat: 3 06570 Maltepe/ANKARA