Oya Celiktutan

Oya Celiktutan

Oya Celiktutan is a computer scientist and builds smart algorithms with particular research interests in machine vision, machine learning, social signal processing and human-robot interaction.  

She received her Ph.D. degree in Electrical-Electronics Engineering from Bogazici University, Istanbul, in 2013, and was a post-doctoral researcher within the School of Engineering & Computer Science at Queen Mary University of London until the end of 2015.

She is currently working on the EPSRC project Being There: Humans and Robots in Public Spaces in the Computer Laboratory at the University of Cambridge, where her objective is to understand the underlying mechanisms of the humans in responding to and interacting with others, and how to model these mechanisms for equipping robots with socio-emotional skills.