A. Ozan Bicen

M.Sc. Alumni (July 2012)


Ph.D. Student

Broadband Wireless Networking Lab
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering 
Georgia Institute of Technology


E-mail: bozan@ece.gatech.edu




A. Ozan Bicen received his B.Sc. degree in electrical and electronics engineering from Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, in September 2010. He was a research assistant at Next-generation and Wireless Communications Laboratory (NWCL) and graduated with M.Sc. degree at the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Koc University, Istanbul, Turkey, in July 2012.



Reviewer, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, IEEE Communications Letters, IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, Computer Networks Journal (Elsevier Science), Ad Hoc Networks Journal (Elsevier Science), European Transactions on Telecommunications, International Journal of Communication Systems (Wiley), ACM/Springer Wireless Networks Journal and several IEEE and ACM conferences.


      • Cognitive Radio Sensor Networks
      • Passive Wireless Communications
      • Underwater Acoustic Communications


  1. A. O. Bicen, O. B. Akan, "A Consensus-based Spectrum Access Scheme for Cognitive Radio Sensor and Actor Networks," submitted 2013.
  2. A. O. Bicen, O. B. Akan, "Spectrum-aware and Energy-adaptive Reliable Transport in Cognitive Radio Sensor Networks," submitted 2012.
  3. A. O. Bicen, E. B. Pehlivanoglu, S. Galmes, O. B. Akan, "Dedicated Radio Utilization for Spectrum Handoff and Efficiency in Cognitive Radio Networks," to appear in IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 2013.
  4. A. O. Bicen, O. B. Akan, "Cognitive Radio Sensor Networks in Industrial Applications", to appear in Industrial Wireless Sensor Networks: Applications, Protocols, and Standards, Edited by V. C. Gungor and G. P. Hancke, CRC Press, 2012.
  5. A. O. Bicen, O. B. Akan, "RF Power Source Diversity and Estimation Performance in Passive Opportunistic Distributed Sensing," in Proc. IEEE ISCC 2012, Cappadocia, Turkey, July 2012.
  6. A. O. Bicen, V. C. Gungor, O. B. Akan, "Delay-sensitive and Multimedia Communication in Cognitive Radio Sensor Networks," Ad Hoc Networks Journal (Elsevier), vol. 10, no. 5, pp. 816-830, July 2012.
  7. A. O. Bicen, A. B. Sahin, O. B. Akan, "Spectrum-aware Underwater Networks: Cognitive Acoustic Communications," IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 34-40, June 2012.
  8. A. O. Bicen, V. C. Gungor, O. B. Akan, "Spectrum-Aware and Cognitive Sensor Networks for Smart Grid Applications," IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 50, no. 5, pp. 158-165, May 2012.
  9. A. O. Bicen, O. B. Akan, "RF Power Source and Estimation Diversity in Distributed Sensing with Passive Wireless Communications," in Proc. 30th URSI GASS 2011, Istanbul, Turkey, August 2011.
  10. A. O. Bicen, O. B. Akan, "Reliability and Congestion Control in Cognitive Radio Sensor Networks," Ad Hoc Networks Journal (Elsevier), vol. 9, no. 7, pp. 1154-1164, September 2011.