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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, NY. She received her Ph.D. and M.S. degrees in Computer Science from University of Delaware, DE, USA. Her B.S. degree is in Computer Engineering from Marmara University in Istanbul, Turkey.

Dr. Aydin's research is in the general area of wireless and mobile networks. In particular, Dr. Aydin has worked on the transport layer issues, SCTP protocol, multihoming, congestion control, and network coding for the past several years. Dr. Aydin is the implementor of SCTP module in QualNet network simulator (a public software) for the QualNet network simulator. For the list of publications, you can visit her Google scholar site

Before coming to US for graduate studies, Dr. Aydin 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 participation of women and diversity in computing.