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Ilknur Aydin, Ph.D.

Contact Information

Assistant Professor

Computer Systems Department, School of Business

Farmingdale State College

2350 Broadhollow Road, Farmingdale, New York 11735-1021

Phone: (631) 420-2403




Ilknur Aydin is an Assistant Professor of Computer Systems at Farmingdale State College since fall 2012. Before coming to Farmingdale, Dr. Aydin was an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at SUNY Plattsburgh between 2009-2012. She received her Ph.D. and M.S. in Computer Science at University of Delaware. Her B.S. is from Computer Engineering at Marmara University in Istanbul, Turkey.

Dr. Aydin's research is in the general area of wireless and mobile networks with a focus on transport layer protocols. In particular, Dr. Aydin has worked on the SCTP protocol, multihoming, and congestion control issues for the past several years. Dr. Aydin is the implementor of SCTP module in QualNet network simulator (a public software).

Before coming to US for graduate studies, she had also worked as a software engineer in a tech company in Istanbul, Turkey on projects such as implementation of GPS based tracking software.

Dr. Aydin is also interested in computer science education and increasing the recruitment and retention of women in computing.