After graduating from Koc School (Istanbul, Turkey) in June 2018 with International
Baccalaureate Diploma, I started my undergraduate education at Rice University (Houston, TX). I am currently a
Sophomore studying Computer Science (B.S.) along with active involvment in Liu Idea Lab for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
I am the Avionics Testing Lead at Rice Eclipse (a rocketry club), developing avionics software and hardware for engine testing. I am also the Avionics Lead of the CubeSat team at SEDS Rice. Academically, I work in the Computer Science Department at Rice University as a Teaching Assistant.
PS: I love photography - I will be republishing my photography archive soon.
I enjoy working in interdisciplinary and collaborative environments.
I work in the Computer Science Department at Rice University as a COMP 140 (Computational Thinking) TA. As a TA, I host office hours and mark assignments & exams.
Years Active: January 2019 - Present
At OpenStax, I work in Business Intelligence Team as a Backend Software Developer intern, developing internal tools for content management team. My projects include maintaining and enhancing content management system (CMS), implementing authentication & improving system security, and working on book interface and deliveries.
Years Active: May 2019 - August 2019
Co-founded EST, an organization that ran tournaments and events for competitive video games. Built a totally automated tournament and match management system using Node.JS framework.
Years Active: 2015-2018
Helped customers with their products and performed regular server maintenance.
Years Active: 2013-2015
These are some of the projects I worked on. I support open-source.
This import/export tool is built for Wagtail CMS - a content management software built on top of Django, using Python 3. Even though Wagtail CMS offers many out-of-the-box features, import/export is not one of them. This package is introduces functionality to import/export pages, images, documents, and snippets across different environments.
RESFET is developed to make engine testing at Rice Eclipse more modular and scalable. The project consists of two parts: Engine Software and Dashboard. The Engine Software is built with C++ and runs on Raspberry Pi. Dashboard is built on Electron framework using Node.JS. Using both TCP and UDP protocols to establish communication, RESFET and RESFET Dashboard allow data accumulation and processing on any client supporting Chromium.
Krammer Map is an anonymous and collaborative online journal to share feelings. The project is aimed to increase collaboration and share of feelings & experiences anonymously. The project has two dependencies: Webview and CMS. CMS (Content Management System) is built with Django Framework and Webview is built with React Framework.
Completed at HackRice 8 in September 2018 and won Indeed Challenge for solving societal problems.
Janszen is a website/search engine that shows whether entered location is within a food desert (where nearest supermarket that sells fresh food is at least a mile away) using Google Maps and Search API. I developed the front-end and helped building the back-end using Python, JS, CSS, and HTML.
ModelDP is a web-based panel for MUN (Model United Nations) conferences that has features like conference application management, roll calls, badge printing and validation through the database, resolution submission, printing, and verification management. The panel is built with PHP, HTML, JS, CSS, and MySQL is used for database. ModelDP is licensed to multiple MUN conferences in Turkey.
MMS is an internal tool for K12 institutions' MUN and EYP clubs to manage applications for the club, conference attendances, roll calls, and other administrative functions. The system is built with PHP, HTML, JS, CSS. MySQL is used for database.