Osman Yagan-Silicon Valley Campus - Carnegie Mellon University

Osman Yagan

Contact Info:
Osman Yağan
Carnegie Mellon University
Silicon Valley
Building 23 (MS 23-11)
Moffett Field, CA 94035

Office: B23 #221
Phone: 650-335-2822
Email: osman.yagan@sv.cmu.edu

Osman Yağan, Assistant Research Professor, ECE

Website: www.ece.cmu.edu/~oyagan

Areas of Interest

wireless communications, cellular and ad-hoc networks, security, applications of random graphs and stochastic geometry; network science, information and influence propagation in social networks, robustness, security, and optimal design of interdependent cyber-physical systems, social network modeling


PhD, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2011, University of Maryland


Osman Yağan is an Assistant Research Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) with an appointment in the Silicon Valley Campus. Prior to joining the faculty of the ECE department in August 2013, he was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in CyLab at CMU. He has also held a visiting Postdoctoral Scholar position at Arizona State University during Fall 2011.

Dr. Yağan received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Maryland at College Park, MD in 2011, and his B.S. degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from the Middle East Technical University, Ankara (Turkey) in 2007. Dr. Yağan's research interests are in modeling, design, and performance evaluation of engineering systems with particular emphasis on communication systems and networks. Specific research topics include wireless communications, security, random graphs, social and information networks, and cyber-physical systems.

Dr. Yağan has served as a Technical Program Committee member of several international conferences including SECRYPT 2012, IEEE GLOBECOM 2013, and IEEE GlobalSIP 2013.


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