FACULTY of ARTS AND SCIENCESDEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS


OZANCAN ÖZDEMİR

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OZANCAN ÖZDEMİR
Room No: 
234
Telephone: 
+90 (312) 210-2979
Fax No: 
+90 (312) 210-2959
E-mail: 
ozancan@metu.edu.tr
Education: 
  • Ph.D. : Department of Statistics, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 2020 -
  • M.S. : Department of Statistics, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 2017 - 2020
  • B.S. : Department of Statistics, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 2012 - 2017

 

Academic and Professional Experience:


  • Research Assistant in the Department of Statistics, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 2017-Present
Research Interests: 
  • Time Series
  • Forecasting and Prediction
  • Machine and Deep Learning 
  • Big Data Algorithms
  • R Programming Language
Assisted Courses / Laboratories: 
  • STAT 111 - STATISTICS BY REAL LIFE EXAMPLES (Spring 2018, Spring 2020)
  • STAT 292- STATISTICAL COMPUTING II (Spring 2018, Spring 2019)
  • STAT 291 - STATISTICAL COMPUTING I (Fall 2017, Fall 2018)
  • STAT 376- STOCHASTIC PROCESS (Spring 2019)
  • STAT 497- TIME SERIES ANALYSIS (Fall 2019, Fall 2020)
  • IAM 526- TIME SERIES APPLIED TO FINANCE (Fall 2019, Fall 2020)
  • STAT 203-  PROBABILITY (Fall 2019)
  • STAT 471 - INTRODUCTION TO FINANCIAL ENGINEERING (Fall 2019)
  • STAT 412- STATISTICAL DATA ANALYSIS (Spring 2020)
  • STAT 467- MULTIVARIATE STATISTICS (Fall 2020)
Selected Publications: 

Conference Proceedings

  • Özdemir O. , Yozgatlıgil C. (2019) Makine Öğrenmesi Teknikleri ile Muğla ve Kütahya İllerindeki Deprem Büyüklüğünün ve Yönünün Tahminlenmesi,
    4. Ulusal Sigorta ve Aktüerya Kongresi, Ankara, Türkiye, 24 - 25 Haziran 2019, cilt.1, no.1, ss.81-82
  • Özdemir O. , Yozgatlıgil C. (2019) PERFORMANCE COMPARISON OF MACHINE LEARNING METHODS AND TRADITIONAL TIME SERIES METHODS FOR FORECASTING, 5th International Researchers, Statisticians and Young Statisticians Congress, Aydın, Türkiye, 18 - 20 Ekim 2019, ss.1
Scholarships & Awards & Honers: 
  • Certificate for being the first among all bachelor students graduated from the Department of Statistics, METU, July 2017
  • 4. National Insurance and Actuary Congress Poster Competition Winner, June 2019
  • Certificate for being the most successful student among all master students started in 2017 at the Department of Statistics, September 2019