• 01/2015 – ongoing: IBM Almaden Research Center, San Jose, CA, USA
    Research Staff Member
    Manager: Fatma Ozcan

  • 07/2010 – 11/2014: École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    PhD candidate working in Data-Intensive Applications and Systems (DIAS) laboratory on exploiting modern hardware for data management systems.
    Advisor: Anastasia Ailamaki

  • 05/2012 – 08/2012: Oracle Labs, Redwood Shores, CA, USA
    Summer Intern at Oracle Labs analysing the behavior of storage manager components on various cache configurations for transaction processing systems.
    Mentor: Brian Gold  
         Manager: Eric Sedlar

  • 02/2010 – 07/2010: École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    PhD student for a semester in Distributed Programming Laboratory (LPD) working on conflict avoidance in Software Transactional Memory.
    Advisor: Rachid Guerraoui

  • 09/2009 – 02/2010: École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    PhD student for a semester in Dependable Systems Laboratory (DSLAB) working on distributed deadlock immunity.
    Advisor: George Candea

  • 06/2008 – 08/2008: University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    Summer Intern at the TRESE group led by Prof. Mehmet Akşit working on early development stages of the company BloomWise.
    Mentors: Gürcan Güleşir and Lodewijk Bergmans

  • 07/2007 – 08/2007: Veripark, Istanbul, Turkey
    Summer Intern at Veripark developing web applications and interfaces with JSP and .NET.