Hande Alemdar

Assistant Professor at CENG



Hande Alemdar is an assistant professor at the Department of Computer Engineering at METU. She received her BSc, MSc and PhD degrees from Bogazici University, Department of Computer Engineering in 2004, 2009 and 2015, respectively. Her PhD thesis entitled ‘Human Activity Recognition with Wireless Sensor Networks using Machine Learning’ was the recipient of the Bogazici University Research Fund (BAP) Best Thesis Award. Afterwards, she joined Grenoble Informatics Institute in France as a post-doctoral researcher. She took part in an industry collaboration project co-funded by ST microelectronics. Her research topic was implementing deep learning methods on energy-efficient hardware. She joined METU Computer Engineering department as of spring 2018. Her research interests include machine learning, data science, and big data analytics.


  • Machine Learning
  • Data Science
  • Big data Analytics


  • PhD in Computer Engineering, 2015

    Boğaziçi University, İstanbul

  • MSc in Computer Engineering, 2009

    Boğaziçi University, İstanbul

  • BSc in Computer Engineering, 2004

    Boğaziçi University, İstanbul

Recent Posts

H2020 FET Project: RoboRoyale

I am thrilled to be part of “ROBOtic Replicants for Optimizing the Yield by Augmenting Living Ecosystems” project supported …


You can search my full publication list.