FACULTY of ARTS AND SCIENCESDEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS


CEYDA YAZICI

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CEYDA YAZICI
Room No: 
141
Telephone: 
+90 (312) 210-5311
Fax No: 
+90 (312) 210-2959
E-mail: 
cyazici@metu.edu.tr
Education: 
  • Ph.D.: Department of Statistics, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 2011-present
  • M.S.: Department of Statistics, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 2009-2011
  • B.S.: Department of Statistics, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 2005-2009
  • B.S. Minor: Economic Theory, Middle East Technical University, Department of Economics, 2007-2009

 

Academic and Professional Experience:


  • Research and Teaching Assistant, Department of Statistics, METU, 2009-Present
Research Interests: 
  • Computational Statistics
  • Statistical Modeling
  • Data Mining

 

Teaching Interests


  • Statistical Computing
  • Linear Models
  • Probability & Statistics
Assisted Courses / Laboratories: 
  • Stat 201 – Introduction to Probability and Statistics I
  • Stat 291 – Statistical Computing I
  • Stat 292 – Statistical Computing II
  • Stat 363 – Linear Models I
  • Stat 364 – Linear Models II
Thesis / Research Information: 
  • M.S. Thesis Title: A Computational Approach to Nonparametric Regression: Bootstrapping CMARS Method. Under the supervision of Prof. Inci BATMAZ
Selected Publications: 

Scholarships, Awards and Honors:

  • Conference Attendance Grant from The Scientific and Technological research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) to attend 4th ERCIM Conference in London, UK (2011).