Assistant Professor of Computer Engineering
Middle East Technical University

A Short Bio

I was born in Ankara, Turkey. I completed my primary and secondary education at TED Ankara Koleji and got my BS degree in Computer Engineering at Bilkent University.
In the summer of 2007, I moved to the US for graduate study at Purdue University and got my PhD degree in Computer Science in 2013. During my PhD I was extremely fortunate to be advised by Professor Bharat Bhargava. I worked as a Visiting Assistant Professor at Purdue in the 2014-2015 academic year, and then as a Postdoctoral Research Associate until December 2016. Currently I'm an Assistant Professor of Computer Engineering at Middle East Technical University in Ankara, Turkey.

Research Interests

My research interests lie in the fields of:

If you are interested in my research, or for any other comments or questions, please feel free to contact me at pangin[at] I'm always on the lookout for motivated, talented students interested in my work.

I am not a big fan of online social networks, and have no presence on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc. My academic profile can be viewed at LinkedIn, Google Scholar and DBLP.