Yagiz was born in Izmir, many many years back and received his PhD degree in electrical & computer engineering from NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering in June 2009. He founded InfoScope, a small high-tech research company in Boston in 2013 and  currently working with several private and government agencies on many topics. He is also adjunct professor at NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering.

His expertise and interests are mostly in the intersection of the general area of signal processing, data analysis, pattern recognition and its application to real-world problems such as; biomedical applications, intelligent image/video analytics, biometrics, spectroscopy applications, digital multimedia forensics, device identification/fingerprinting, information hiding/extraction, fusion, tracking and control. 

Prior founding InfoScope, he worked as a senior research engineer at Arcon on many aspects of target tracking and air traffic control problem including: filtering, estimation, optimization, algorithm development, sensor fusion, registration, tracking performance evaluation, safety function analysis etc.

After getting his PhD degree, he spent a year as a post-doctoral researcher at Information Systems and Internet Security Lab at NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering. In the earlier stage of his graduate studies, he also focused on systems and control theory and especially interested in nonlinear/chaotic dynamics and robust controller design for uncertain systems. He holds BS and MS degrees in industrial engineering from Galatasaray University and systems and control engineering from Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey.

He loves to play sports, especially soccer…He also plays guitar with IstavritIstanbul


E-mail: ygzstc at gmail dot com
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Yagiz Sutcu,
Mar 16, 2016, 1:10 PM