Mehmet TURAN

Rank & Status: 

PhD, 2232 International Outstanding Researcher Fellow

Biography: 

Mehmet Turan received his diploma degree from RWTH Aachen University, Germany in 2012 and his PhD from ETH Zurich, Switzerland in 2018. Between 2013-2014, he was a research scientist at UCLA, USA. Between 2018-2019, he was a postdoctoral fellow at Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems. In October 2019, he joined the Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Bogazici University after receiving the TUBITAK 2232 International Outstanding Researchers Fellowship. His lab is currently focused on using deep learning, data fusion, and medical image analysis to develop optimized workflows for objective diagnosis, prognosis, and classification for a range of different diseases from cancer to non-cancer diseases. In addition to developing automated and objective mechanisms to reduce interobserver and intraobserver variability in cancer diagnosis, his projects also aim to enhance the speed, accuracy, and output of pathology laboratories by designing digital clinical tools.

Education: 

Diploma degree university and year: RWTH Aachen University, Germany, 2012

Ph.D. university and year: ETH Zurich, Switzerland, 2018

Research Areas: 

Deep Learning, Medical Image Analysis, Digital Pathology, Artificial Intelligence, Medical Robotics, Targeted Drug Delivery Systems

Publications: 

For publications, visit GoogleScholar

E-Mail: 
mehmet.turan@boun.edu.tr
Related links: 

For current research activities, visit DeepMIA Lab website.

Courses: 
  • BM582 "SPECIAL STUDIES: MULTI-TASK LEARNING & META-LEARNING"
  • BM586 "SPECIAL STUDIES: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN HEALTHCARE"