Dr. Ersin Esen

ersin.esen@tubitak.gov.tr

TÜBİTAK UZAY Görüntü İşleme Grubu

ODTÜ Balgat 06800 Ankara Turkey

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Skills and Abilities





Programming Languages C/C++, Python, PHP, Javascript, Elixir, SQL 

Tools MATLAB, Visual Studio, Eclipse, Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible

Database PostgreSQL, Redis, Sqlite3

Library STL, OpenCV, ffmpeg, React, tensorflow, caffe, mxnet, gensim


Languages English | basic French




Education




2001 2010 METU Ankara, Turkey


Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering (GPA : 3.56/4)


Supervisor: Prof.Dr. A. Aydın ALATAN


Major in Digital Signal Processing




1998 2000 Bilkent University Ankara, Turkey


M.S. in Electrical Engineering (GPA : 3.34/4)


Supervisor: Prof.Dr. Levent ONURAL


Major in Digital Signal Processing & Image Processing




1994 1998 Bilkent University Ankara, Turkey


B.S. in Electrical Engineering (GPA : 3.17/4)


Full scholarship from Bilkent University



Professional Experience




2011 Nov-.  Chief Senior Researcher  TUBITAK UZAY (Bilten)
Ankara, Turkey


Research subjects :Data Hiding, Multimedia Databases
2010 Aug-2011 Aug  Tank Lieutenant  Military Service
Gelibolu/Çanakkale, Turkey


Team Commander
2005-2010 Jul  Chief Senior Researcher  TUBITAK UZAY (Bilten)
Ankara, Turkey


Research subjects :Data Hiding, Multimedia Databases




2005 Aug- 2005 Oct  Intern  Microsoft Research Redmond Redmond, WA, USA


Reliable Motion Estimation for Blind Video Watermarking with Dr.Kivanc Mihcak.




2001-2005  Senior Researcher  TUBITAK Bilten Ankara, Turkey


Research subjects :Data Hiding, Multimedia Databases




1998-2001 Research Assistant Bilkent University Ankara, Turkey


Research subject : Semi-Supervised Video Object Segmentation for Interactive Multimedia ( MPEG4 & MPEG7 )








Selected Projects
IMGEDOK: Image Analysis [Technical Leader]
IGS: Internet Monitoring System [Project Manager]
STEP: Image Analysis [Technical Leader]
AGS: Smart Surveillance Systems [Project Manager]
KAVTAN: Semantic Concept Detection for SKAAS [Project Manager]
Balistika 2010: Automatic Ballistic Analysis System [Researcher]
RTÜK-SKAAS: Digital Archiving and Analysis System for RTÜK (Radio Televison Supreme Council of Turkey) [Technical Leader]
Honours and Fellowships
Ranked 73th in the University Entrance Exam (over 1 million participants) in Turkey, in 1994
Received Bilkent University Fellowship from 1994 to 1998
Ranked 23th in the Graduate Education Entrance Exam (LES, May 1998)


Updated at 28 November 2018