Sevgi Z. Gürbüz
Sevgi received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering with minor in mechanical engineering and the M.Eng. degree in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 1998 and 2000, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technologyin 2009. From February 2000 to January 2004, she worked as a Radar Signal Processing Research Engineer with the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory, Sensors Directorate, Rome, NY, USA. She was an Assistant Professor with the Department of Electrical-Electronics Engineering, TOBB University, Ankara, Turkey, and a Senior Research Scientist with the TUBITAK Space Technologies Research Institute, Ankara. She is currently an Assistant Professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa. Her current research interests include radar signal processing, physics-aware machine learning, human motion recognition for biomedical, vehicular autonomy, human–computer interaction (HCI) applications, and sensor networks. Dr. Gurbuz was a recipient of the 2020 SPIE Rising Researcher Award, the EU Marie Curie Research Fellowship, and the 2010 IEEE Radar Conference Best Student Paper Award.