Dr. Tülay Ayyıldız Akoğlu will present her works on “Polynomial Root Certification”
on July 17th, 2018, at: 11:00 am at seminar room in engineering faculty.
Tülay Ayyıldız Akoğlu was born and raised in Ankara, Turkey. She graduated with a B.S.
in Mathematics from Ankara University in 2006. Tülay started her graduate studies in
Cryptography at the same university, however, she earned a scholarship to pursue her graduate
studies abroad and moved to the US.
She earned her master’s degree in mathematical sciences from Clemson University in
2010, and her Ph.D. in applied mathematics from North Carolina State University in 2016.
Tülay and her family returned to Turkey and she started to work for Karadeniz Technical
University in 2017. Her main research interests are integer programming, semidefinite
programming, polynomial optimization, and Computer Algebra.