General Information


A. Aydin Alatan was born in Ankara, Turkey in 1968. He received his B.S. degree from Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey in 1990, the M.S and DIC degrees from Imperial College of Science, Medicine and Technology, London, UK in 1992, and PhD degree fromBilkent University, Ankara Turkey in 1997, all in Electrical Engineering.

He was a post-doctoral research associate at Center for Image Processing Research at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute between 1997 and 1998 and at New Jersey Center for Multimedia Research at New Jersey Institute of Technology between 1998 and 2000. In August 2000, he joined faculty of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department at Middle East Technical University. He is the founding director of Center for Image Analysis (OGAM).

His research interests are content-based video analysis, data hiding, robust image/video transmission over mobile channels and packet networks, image/video compression, video segmentation and 3-D scene analysis.

Institutional Information

Faculty of Engineering
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering


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