Prof. Dr. Ismail Ertürk

Fachbereich 6 - Elektrotechnik, Maschinenbau und Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen

Prof. Dr. Ismail Ertürk

Personal Information

  • Born in Ankara/Turkey, 1971.
  • Received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science & Engineering from University of Sussex, Brighton, UK in 1996 and 2000.

Further information and full English/German CV

Research Interests

  • Wireless & Mobile Sensor Networks, IoT, Medium Access Control & Routing Protocols, QoS Supported Communications and Radio Resource Management in Multiple Access Networks
  • Digital Data Hiding, Steganography & Steganalysis (Image and Video)


  • 2021 - …: Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, Anhalt University of Applied Sciences, Germany
  • 2020 - 2021: Project Consultant, Atak Domain Hosting Internet and Information Technologies Ltd. Co., Technopark of the University of Kocaeli, Turkey
  • 2006 - 2016: Co-founder & Researcher, MILETS Marmara Information, Electronics and Telecommunications Systems Ltd. Co., Kocaeli University Technopark, Turkey
  • 2000 - 2016: Professor (Assist., Assoc. & Full), Information Systems Engineering/ECE, Kocaeli University, Turkey
  • 1995 - 2000: Research Assistant, School of Engineering, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK

Journal Publications


  • (16) Project Manager, “Microservices & High Availability Distributed Architecture Based Foreign Trade Management System and Software Development”, TUBITAK*-TEYDEB, Project No: 7210001, Proactive Digital Management and Education Systems Ltd. Co. 2019-2021.
  • (15) Project Advisor, “Design and Implementation of Cross Layer and Adaptive QoS Supported MAC Protocol for Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks”, TUBITAK, Project No: 114E944, 2015-2016.
  • (14) Researcher, “Advanced Patent Monitoring System with Wearable and Fixed Components”, TUBITAK-TEYDEB 1130011, MILETS Cooperation, 2014-2016.
  • (13) Researcher, “A Hybrid Energy Efficient MAC Design, Modelling and Performance Analysis for WSN”, TUBITAK, Project No: 113E317, 2013-2014.
  • (12) Researcher, “Sensors-based Remote Patent Monitoring System”, TUBITAK-TEYDEB 3110710, MILETS Cooperation, 2011-2013.
  • (11) Project Leader, “Development and Implementation of a New Data Hiding Method for Digital Images”, Kocaeli University Research Projects Foundation (2009/044), 2009-2011.
  • (10) Researcher, “Wireless Smart Fire Alarm System Project”, European Union EUREKA E! 8382 Wireless Fire (Project No: 9080002), 2008-2011.
  • (9) Project Leader, “Development and Implementation of a Man over Board Emergency Discovery System for Ships”, Denizsan Ship Building Co. and Ministry of Industry, 00246.STZ.2008-1, 2008-2010.
  • (8) Project Leader, “Ideal Monitoring Using Wireless Sensor Networks”, Kocaeli University Research Projects Foundation (2008/021), 2008-2009.
  • (7) Project Leader, “QoS Supported MAC Protocol Design and Simulation for B-ISDN Systems with Smart Antennas”, Kocaeli University Research Projects Foundation (2008/022), 2008-2010.
  • (6) Project Advisor, “A New Energy-aware and QoS Supporting MAC Protocol Design for WSNs”, Kocaeli University Research Projects Foundation (2007/30), 2007-2009.
  • (5) Project Leader, “Dynamic Web-based Billboard Programming System Design”, Kocaeli University Research Projects Foundation (2005/66), 2005-2006.
  • (4) Project Leader, “Design and Implementation of an Interface for Extending Controller Area Network Segments Using WLANs”, TUBITAK, Project No: 105E059, (2005-2006).
  • (3) Researcher, European Union Active Labor Programs – LIMEP Project, Project No: 274, 2004-2005.
  • (2) Researcher, Developing Vocational and Technical Education, European Union and Turkish Ministry of Education – DG1A-D/MEDTQ/15-96, 2004 – 2006.
  • (1) Project Leader, “Real-time Multimedia Transfer Using WLANs”, Kocaeli University Research Projects Foundation (2003/104), 2003-2005.
  • *TUBITAK: The Scientific & Technological Research Council of Turkey (TEYDEB: Applied R&D Projects Division.


  • (2) “Proximity tracking and warning system with a distance and direction detection method based on relative location”, National, TR2021/007076 (2021, pending)
  • (1) “Robust code/data hiding method against analog transmission (over-the-air) for digital audio”, International, WO2021/021059 (2019, pending)