I was born  in Eskişehir. I attended Ankara Atatürk Lisesi. I received B.SC, M.S and Ph.D degrees from Middle East Technical University in 1989, 1992 and 1998, respectively. I worked as research assistant and then as an instructor at Middle East Technical University until February 2002.

I have been in Bilkent University  since February 2002.

I am married and I have got two sons: Ekim and Umut.

Photographs:1) 2007-2008 Fall, Math 225 I.E. students, 1, 2

                         2008-2009 Fall, Math 225 I.E. students,  1, 2, 3 , 4 , 5 , 6 , 7 , 8

                         2009-2010 Sring, Math 225 CS. students,1, 2, 3

                          2010-2011 Spring, Math 225 CS. students , 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6,7, 8

                          2011- 2012 Fall, Math 225 I.E. tudents, 1, 2, 3

                          2015-2016 Spring, Math 225 students, 1, 2

                           2016-2017 Spring, Math 225 students 1

                      2) Göksu bebek (yeğenim): 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18,19,20,21,22

                      3) Ekim 1, 2, 3

                      3) Umut: 1,2,3,4,5