Caglar Tunc


      Research Assistant

      Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
      NYU Tandon School of Engineering

     E-mail: ct1909(at)nyu(dot)edu




  • New York University, NY, USA.

          Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, September 2016 – Present
          Advisor: Dr. Elza Erkip
          Concentration: Information Theory and Networking

  • Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey.

          M.S., Electrical and Electronics Engineering, September 2013 – June 2016
          Advisor: Dr. Nail Akar
          Thesis: "Energy Management in Energy Harvesting Wireless Sensor Nodes
                        with Lifetime Constraints" 

          B.S., Electrical and Electronics Engineering, September 2009 – June 2013


Research Interests

Information theory and networking, caching networks


  1. C. Tunc and N. Akar. "Markov fluid queue model of an energy harvesting IoT device with adaptive sensing." Performance Evaluation (2017).
  2. N. Akar, C. Tunc, M. Gaertner and M. F. Erden. "Disk scheduling with shortest cumulative access time first algorithms". Turk J Elec Eng & Comp Sci (2017).
  3. C. Tunc and N. Akar. "Fixed-point Analysis of a Network of Routers with Persistent UDP and TCP Flows and Class-based Weighted Fair Queuing." Telecommunication Systems (2017).
  4. C. Tunc and N. Akar. "Mapping Time-varying IP Traffic to Flexible Optical Paths in Flexgrid Optical Networks." Photonic Network Communications (2014).
  5. C. Tunc and N. Akar. "Efficient Transport of Time-varying IP Traffic in Flexi-grid Optical Networks." Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU), 2014 22nd (2014): 1555-558.