head of the group

Head of the Lab

Prof. Dr. Tolga M. Duman
Department of Electrical and
Electronics Engineering
Bilkent University

About us

Welcome to the Communications Theory and Applications Research (CTAR) Lab at Bilkent University. Our research is in the general areas of systems, with particular emphasis on communications and signal processing, including:

  • Wireless communications, information theory, channel coding/modulation,
  • Multi-user communications, ad-hoc/sensor networks, cooperative communications,
  • Multi-Input Multi-Output (MIMO) communications, space-time coding,
  • Turbo codes, low density parity check (LDPC) codes, concatenated coding/modulation,
  • Underwater acoustic communications,
  • Data storage systems and recording channels,
  • Distributed detection/estimation, joint source-channel coding.

In these pages, you will have more detailed information about our research group and activities.
Enjoy your visit!


Contact Information

Address: Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Bilkent University TR-06800, Bilkent, Ankara, Turkey
Tel: +90 (312) 290-3394, Fax: +90 (312) 266-4192 
E-mail: duman  ee.bilkent.edu.tr 
Office: EE-406