Mehmet Vurkaç: Research, Music, and Teaching

Welcome to the online portfolio for Mehmet Vurkaç:

  • Assistant professor of Electrical Engineering at the Oregon Institute of Technology (OIT)
  • EE assessment coordinator, OIT
  • Ph. D. in Electrical & Computer Engineering, 2011
  • Former adjunct instructor at Whitman College (Music), Portland State University (EE), Shanghai Institute of Information Science and Technology (via video from PSU) & Oregon Institute of Technology (Math & EE)
  • Samba drummer, teacher & researcher
  • Quasi-aleatoric musician
  • Founder and drummer of jazz/punk group toyboat toyboat toyboat
  • Former co-instructor of General Studies (formal logic, statistics, cognitive psychology, history of science, popular culture and environmental studies)