Turker Yilmaz

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

E-mail: turkeryilmaz@ku.edu.tr
Phone: +90 (0)212 338 2605

WWW: turkeryilmaz.com


Turker Yilmaz graduated from the Bogazici University Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department in June 2008. Following his master's degree in Telecommunications from the University College London in November 2009 and withdrawal from the DPhil programme he was pursuing within the University of Oxford Department of Engineering Science in March 2011 due to financial reasons, he worked as an engineer in the R&D department of the Arcelik A.S. for a year between June 2011 and July 2012.



[Submitted Papers]
  1. T. Yilmaz, O. B. Akan, "On the 5G Wireless Communications at the Low Terahertz Band," 2016.
[Journal Papers]
  1. N. Khalid, T. Yilmaz, O. B. Akan, "Energy-efficient Modulation and Physical Layer Design for Low Terahertz Band Communication Channel in 5G Femtocell Internet of Things," to appear in Ad Hoc Networks Journal (Elsevier), 2018.
  2. T. Yilmaz, O. B. Akan, "State-of-the-Art and Research Challenges for Consumer Wireless Communications at 60 GHz," to appear in IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics, 2016.
  3. T. Yilmaz, O. B. Akan, "On the Use of Low Terahertz Band for 5G Indoor Mobile Networks," Computers and Electrical Engineering Journal (Elsevier), vol. 48, pp. 164-174, November 2015.
[Book Chapters]
  1. T. Yilmaz, O. B. Akan, "Millimetre Wave Communication for 5G IoT Applications," to appear in Internet of Things (IoT) in 5G Mobile Technologies, Edited by C. X. Mavromoustakis, G. Mastorakis and J. M. Batalla, Springer, 2015.
[Conference Papers]
  1. T. Yilmaz, O. B. Akan, "On the Use of the Millimeter Wave and Low Terahertz Bands for Internet of Things," to appear in Proc. IEEE WF-IoT 2015, Milan, Italy, December 2015.
  2. T. Yilmaz, O. B. Akan, "Utilizing Terahertz Band for Local and Personal Area Wireless Communication Systems," to appear in Proc. IEEE CAMAD 2014, Athens, Greece, December 2014.
  3. T. Yilmaz, E. Fadel, O. B. Akan, "Employing 60 GHz ISM Band for 5G Wireless Communications," in Proc. IEEE BlackSeaCom 2014, Chisinau, Moldova, May 2014.