Res.Assist. Burcu Koca

Room No: 236

E-mail: bkoca@metu.edu.tr

Phone : +90 312 210 5311

Fax: +90 312 210 2979

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Education: 
  • PhD: Department of Statistics, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 2021-Present
  • MS: Department of Statistics, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 2019-2021
  • AD: Paralegal Studies, Anadolu University, Turkey, 2019-2021
  • B.S.: Department of Statistics, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 2014-2019
 

Academic and Professional Experience:

  • Research Assistant in the Department of Statistics, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, December 2020 – Present
  • Data Scientist in Republic of Turkey Ministry of Trade Project, April 2020-December 2020

Assisted Courses/Laboratories:

  • STAT 155- STATISTICAL METHODS (Fall 2021)
  • STAT 480- APP. OF STAT. TECH. IN SOCIO-ECONOMIC RESEARCH (Fall 2021)
  • STAT 472- STATISTICAL DECISION ANALYSIS (Spring 2021)
  • STAT 111- STATISTICS BY REAL LIFE EXAMPLES (Spring 2021)

Conference Proceedings:

  • Koca B., Gokalp Yavuz F., 4th International Conference on Data Science and Applications (ICONDATA) 2021, Turkey, 05 Haziran 2021

Thesis Information:

  • Koca, B., (2021). Implementation of Different Algorithms in Linear Mixed Models: Case Studies with TIMSS. MSc. Thesis. (Supervisor: Gokalp Yavuz, F.)

Committee Involvement:

  • Organizing Committee Member, American Statistical Association DataFest 2021 at Middle East Technical University, 23-25 April 2021, Ankara, Turkey
Research Interests: 
  • Iterative Estimation Algorithms
  • Linear Mixed Models
  • Machine Learning Algorithms

Last Updated:
06/12/2021 - 14:54