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Oruc, A. Yavuz

A. Yavuz Oruc
A.V. Williams 2301


A. Yavuz Oruç is professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of Maryland, College Park, MD. His research interests include interconnection networks, and parallel and quantum computing. Dr. Oruç was an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical, Computer and Systems Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute prior to joining University of Maryland in 1988. He served as the Director of the Computer Systems Architecture program at National Science Foundation. Dr. Oruç received his B.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Middle East Technical University and Syracuse University, respectively. Dr. Oruç currently serves as the Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems. but he does not have an affiliation with any professional society or organization including IEEE and ACM.

Honors and Awards 

    •    University of Maryland Award for Innovation in Teaching with Technology (2000)
    •    Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems

Related News 

Oruç Publishes Book on Writing Successful Research Funding Proposals
"Handbook of Scientific Proposal Writing" covers the impact of funding processes on scientific research. December 8, 2011

Oruc Creates Turkish Election Tracking Application for Apple Devices
Oruc works with Bilkent University students ot create a Turkish election-tracking app. June 10, 2011

Oruc Gives Invited Talk at CEWIT 2009
ECE professor gives talk on Quantum Packet Switching at Wireless and Information Technology conference. October 5, 2009

Oruc Delivers Keynote on Frontiers of Science and Technology
ECE professor gives talk at Turkey's Suleyman Demirel University. November 23, 2007