I am a research staff member at IBM TJ Watson Research center in the Cloud Research Division, where we work on various aspects cloud, analytics, security and operational visibility.
I am originally from Izmir, Turkey. I did my undergraduate study in Bilkent University, Electrical and Electronics Engineering. Afterwards I attended University of Westminster, London, UK, as a recipient of the British Council Millennium Scholarship, where I received an MSc with Distinction in VLSI System Design. I received my PhD an MA from the Electrical Engineering Department - Computer Engineering area at Princeton University, focusing on adaptive and power-efficient systems. Before joining IBM Research, I was a Senior Member of Technical Staff in the R&D Performance group at VMware working primarily on DRS & DPM performance and scalability.
I am @canturkisci on twitter.