Honors and Awards

Thanks to all following institutions and companies honoring me!
  • Travel grant from WISE, USC to attend Asilomar Conference in Signals, Systems and Computers, 2013, Pacific Grove, CA.
  • Ming Hsieh Institute Ph.D. Scholar, (given to six outstanding senior Ph.D. students in Electrical Engineering Department at USC) , 2013.
  • Best PhD poster award, BIOMAG, 2012, Paris, France.
  • Travel grant from WISE, USC to attend BIOMAG, 2012, Paris, France
  • Travel grant from WISE, USC to attend HBM, 2011, Quebec, Canada.
  • National Publication Award from Brain Research Society-Turkey for the paper “S. Aydore, M.K. Mihcak, A. Akin, R. K. Ciftci, On Temporal Connectivity of PFC via Gauss-Markov Modeling of fNIRS Signals, IEEE Trans. Biomed. Eng. 57(3), 761–768 (2010).
  • Opportunity Grant from EducationUSA funded by the U.S. Department of States Bureau of Educational and Cultural Af airs for the moving expenses to USA (2009).
  • Viterbi School of Engineering Doctoral Fellowship Award to pursue a PhD degree in Electrical Engineering at University of Southern California (2009).
  • Necmi Tanyolac award from Biomedical Engineering Institute at Bogazici University for contributions to Biomedical research (2009).
  • OSA Foundation Grant to attend Biomedical Optics, March 14-21 St. Petersburg,FL, USA. (2008).
  • Graduate scholarship from TUBITAK (The Scienti c and Technological Council of Turkey) (2007-2009).
  • Undergraduate scholarship from Eskisehir ETI Company (2002-2007).
  • Graduated with Honors Certi cate from Bogazici University, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (2007).
  • Top 250 over 1,500,000 people in University Entrance Exam in Turkey, 2002.
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