*Doctoral Advisor's Advisor [search for your academic roots!]*

- H. Caglar,
*A Generalized, Parametric PR-QMF/Wavelet Transform Design Approach for Multiresolution Signal Decomposition.*Completed in 1992. - A. Benyassine,
*Theory, Design and Applications of Linear Transforms for Information Transmission.*Completed in 1995. - M. Tazebay,
*On Optimal Design and Applications of Linear Transforms.*Completed in 1996. - X. Lin,
*Orthogonal Transmultiplexers: Extensions in Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) Communications.*Completed in 1998. - Z. Xu,
*Performance Analysis of the Interference Adaptation Dynamic Channel Allocation Technique in Wireless Communication Networks.*Completed in 1998. - M. Ramkumar,
*Data Hiding in Multimedia: Theory & Applications.*Completed in 1999. - F. Chen,
*Design and Analysis of a Scalable Terabit Multicast Packet Switch: Architectures and Scheduling Algorithms.*Completed in 2000. (Co-Advisor: N. Uzun) - A. Bircan,
*Resource Allocation for CDMA Downlink to Achieve Maximum Throughput.*Completed in 2000. - X. Cai,
*Interference Suppression and Diversity for CDMA Systems.*Completed in 2000. - M. Zhao,
*Joint Source-Channel Coding (JSCC) for Progressive Image Transmission.*Completed in 2000. - I. Ozer,
*Object Detection and Activity Recognition in Digital Image and Video Libraries.*Completed in 2000. - K. Peker,
*Video Indexing and Summarization Using Motion Activity.*Completed in 2000. - X. Wei,
*On Performance Analysis and Implementation Issues of Iterative Decoding for Graph Based Codes.*Completed in 2001. - L. Gang,
*On the Data Hiding Theory and Multimedia Content Security Applications.*Completed in 2001. - S. Zorlu-Ozer,
*Performance Analysis and Resource Allocation in CDMA Wireless Networks for Multimedia Services.*Completed in 2001. (Co-Advisor: S. Papavassiliou) - H.T. Sencar,
*Oblivious Data Hiding: A Practical Approach.*Completed in 2004. - R. Poluri,
*Design and Performance of CDMA Codes for Multiuser Communications.*Completed in 2007. - H. Agirman-Tosun,
*Generalized Discrete Fourier Transform with Nonlinear Phase: Theory and Design.*Completed in 2009. - M.U. Torun,
*High Performance Digital Signal Processing: Theory, Design, and Applications in Finance.*Completed in 2013. - Y. Wang,
*Generalized DFT: Extensions in Communications.*Completed in 2016. - Y. Sun,
*Verification of Emotion Recognition From Facial Expression.*Completed in 2016. - O. Yilmaz,
*Subspace Methods for Portfolio Design.*Completed in 2016. - A. Xiong,
*Subspace Portfolios: Design and Performance Comparison.*Completed in 2020. - I. Lateef,
*Machine Learning Techniques for Network Analysis.*Completed in 2021. - C. Benar,
*On Explainability of Neural Networks.*Completed in 2023.

- Mr. T. Kato, 2010.
- Prof. A.A. Alatan, 1998-2000.
- Prof. G. Bozdagi, 1999.
- Dr. A. Bultan, 1998-1999.
- Dr. B. Chandra, 1999.

- C.H. Hsu,
*Progressive Transmission of Images Using Pyramidal Structure.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 1988. - M.S. Kadur,
*Adaptive Subband Video Coding with Motion Compensation.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 1989. - J.H. Chien,
*Adaptive Transform Coding of Video with Motion Compensation and Vector Quantization.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 1989. - W. Nicolin,
*An Implementation of Camera Calibration for Computer Vision.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 1989. - G.E. Pozo,
*Continuous ARQ Test Tool.*M.S. Project. Completed in 1992. - F.E. Wadas,
*Performance Studies of Lapped Orthogonal Transforms.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 1990. - J. Bao,
*A Stereo Vision Technique Based on Multi-positioned Camera Criterion.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 1990. - P. Battenschlag,
*An Implementation of MHT Algorithm for Adaptive Transform Coding of Speech.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 1990. - H. Motlag,
*A Comparative Study of Image Coding Techniques: Filter Banks vs. Discrete Cosine Transform.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 1991. - F. Chen,
*An Implementation of Binomial-QMF for Subband Coding of Speech*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 1992. - A. Soundararajan,
*Hardware Design for JPEG and A Comparative Study of JPEG and MPEG Image Compression Algorithms.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 1993. - M.M. Hobbi,
*Low Rate Science Data Interface.*M.S. Project. Completed in 1993. - M.J. Leonard,
*An Adaptive Binary Error-Correcting Coding Scheme Using Time Series Analysis Techniques.*M.S. Project. Completed in 1994. - R. Schornstaedt,
*Error Correcting Codes for Digital Space Communication Applications: Tutorial and Simulations.*M.S. Project. Completed in 1994. - D. Lyons,
*Digital Signal Processing in Medical Doppler Ultrasound.*M.S. Project. Completed in 1994. - F. Cakrak,
*A Hybrid Low Bit-Rate Video Codec Using Subbands and Statistical Modeling.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 1994. - M. Meyer,
*AM/FM Digital Audio Broadcasting In-Band On-Channel Transmission.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 1995. - K. Wang,
*A Low-Bit-Rate Subband Image Codec.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 1996. - J. Zhou,
*Simple Fast Vector Quantization of the Line Spectral Frequencies.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 1996. - E. Komenda,
*An Implementation of Image Watermarking.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 1999. - R. Egawa,
*Editing MPEG2 Video in Compressed Domain.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 2000. - A.N. Sukerkar,
*Study of Joint Embedding and Compression on JPEG Compression Scheme Using Multiple Codebook Data Hiding.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 2004. - M.T. Ul-Islam,
*Performance of Multiuser Codes in Wireless Communication.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 2005. - H. Guan,
*A Review of RFID Technology & Applications.*M.S. Project. Completed in 2005. - P. Gore,
*Analysis of HPDM Algorithm for Data Hiding in JPEG Images.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 2005. - A.K. Jain,
*Location Estimation in a 3D Environment Using Radio Frequency Identification Tags.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 2006. - Z.M. Salim,
*Ultra Wideband Communication Systems.*M.S. Project. Completed in 2008. - N. Mittal,
*Sparse Representation for Audio Noise Removal Using Zero-Zone Quantizers.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 2009. - S. Sayin,
*PAPR Reduction in OFDM Communications with Generalized Discrete Fourier Transform.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 2010. - C.N. Njoku,
*A Simple Trading Algorithm.*M.S. Project. Completed in 2011. - Di Mu,
*Single-Carrier Frequency Domain Equalization Using Subband Decomposition For Optical Wireless Communications.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 2011. (Co-Advisor: Y. Bar-Ness) - O.A. Elrafei,
*HMM Based Speech Recognition System.*M.S. Project. Completed in 2012. - B. Zhang,
*GPU Implementation of Block Transforms.*M.S. Thesis. Completed in 2012. - Z. Wu,
*Digital Audio Processing.*M.S. Project. Completed in 2014. - S. Sharma,
*Designing the Test Codes for Performance Monitoring of Field Deployed LTE RRH's.*M.S. Project. Completed in 2014. - J. Wu,
*The Algorithm Analysis for FPGA Based DCT and Hardware Implementation with Varied Image Block Size.*M.S. Project. Completed in 2014. - K. Marshall,
*On Options Pricing.*M.S. Project. Completed in 2015. - J. Dougherty,
*A Method to Compute the Fisher Information Distance.*M.S. Project. Completed in 2018. (Co-Advisor: S.M. Taylor) - H. Siddiquee,
*High Speed Perceptron Implementation Using VHDL and System Verilog.*M.S. Project. Completed in 2020.

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