Caglar Koca

Ph.D. Student

Next-generation and Wireless Communications Laboratory

Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Koc University


Office: ENG-140, College of Engineering, Koc University, Rumelifeneri Yolu,
           Sariyer, Istanbul 34450, Turkey

Phone: +90 (0)212 338 2605



Caglar Koca completed his High School Education in The Koc School, Istanbul, Turkey, with both Ministry of Education and International Bacceleaurate Diplomas in 2006. He was also granted Suna-Inan Kirac Foundation Scholarship between 2005-2006. He received his BS degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and Physics, as double major, in Middle East technical University, Ankara, Turkey, in January 2011, and his MS degree at the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department, Koc University, Istanbul, Turkey. His current research interests focus on Quantum Communication, and he is an active amateur go player.


      • Quantum Algorithms for Communication
      • Nano-Communication using Quantum Entanglement
      • Quantum Random Walks


[Submitted Papers]
  1. C. Koca, O. Cetinkaya, O. B. Akan, "Theoretical Precision-Rate Limits of Analog-to-Digital Converters", 2017.
  2. C. Koca, O. Ergul, O. B. Akan, "Information Theoretic Modeling of Paranodal Regions in Myelinated Axons," 2016.
  3. C. Koca, O. B. Akan, "Bitwise Information Priority Measure," 2016.
[Journal Papers]
  1. O. B. Akan, O. Cetinkaya, C. Koca, M. Ozger, "Internet of Hybrid Energy Harvesting Things," to appear in IEEE Internet of Things Journal, 2017.
  2. C. Koca, O. B. Akan, "Anarchy vs. Cooperation on Internet of Molecular Things," IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol. 4, no. 5, pp. 1445-1453, October 2017.
[Conference Papers]
  1. H. Ramezani, C. Koca, O. B. Akan, "Rate Region Analysis of Multi-terminal Neuronal Nanoscale Molecular Communication Channel," to appear in Proc. IEEE Nano 2017, Pittsburgh, USA, July 2017.
  2. C. Koca, O. B. Akan, "Quantum Memory Management Systems," Proc. ACM NANOCOM 2015, Boston, MA, USA, September 2015.
  1. C. Koca, "Quantum Communication Issues in Storage and Priority", M.Sc. Thesis, Koc University, Istanbul, Turkey, 2014.