Baturalp Buyukates received B.S. degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Bilkent University, Turkey in 2016. He is currently pursuing the Ph.D. degree at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA. His research interests include age of information, distributed coded computation, machine learning, and large-scale low latency wireless communication systems.

My resume can be found here, last updated on April 2021.


  • Ph.D. student in Electrical and Computer Engineering
    University of Maryland, College Park, August 2016 to present
    Advisor: Prof. Sennur Ulukus

  • B.S in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
    Bilkent University, September 2011 to January 2016

Awards and Honors

  • Student Paper Contest 2nd Place, 54th Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, November 2020.

  • Future Faculty Program (FFP) Fellowship, University of Maryland, January 2020.

  • Recipient of Jacob K. Goldhaber Travel Grant, University of Maryland, December 2019.

  • Student Paper Contest Finalist, 53rd Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, November 2019.

  • Clark School of Engineering Distinguished Graduate Fellowship, University of Maryland, August 2016 to August 2017.

  • Research Excellence Award, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Bilkent University, May 2016.

  • Bilkent University Undergraduate Fellowship, September 2011 to June 2016.

  • Ranked 360th among 1.5 million in National University Entrance Examination, 2011.


  • Technical Reviewer (Journals)

    • IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking

    • IEEE Transactions on Communications

    • IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications

    • IEEE Access

    • IEEE Communications Letters

    • IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC)

    • IEEE JSAC Series on Machine Learning for Communications and Networks

    • IEEE Internet of Things Journal

  • Technical Reviewer (Conferences)

    • IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT)

    • IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM)

    • IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW)

    • IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC)

    • IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM)