I’m a PhD candidate in Computer Science at University of Central Florida where I also got my Masters degree. My advisor is Gita Sukthankar. I got my B.Sc. degree in Computer Engineering at Bogazici University, Istanbul/Turkey and my advisor at Bogazici University was Pinar Yolum Birbil. I reside in Orlando since 2007. Before coming to Orlando I lived in Istanbul for five years.

My research interests are multiagent systems, machine learning applications, path prediction for indoor and outdoor environments and artificial intelligence. I currently work on detecting human neglect in multirobot control systems and understanding human path preferences using social context.

My hobbies are dancing and working out.

Here’s my formal biography

Bulent Tastan is a Ph.D. candidate from Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at University of Central Florida where he also got his Masters in 2009. His research interests include multiagent systems, path prediction for indoor and outdoor environments and learning by demonstration.

And here’s my official resume