Ayse Yilmazer

yilmazer.ayse at gmail.com

I finished my PhD degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of Northeastern University. My advisor was Professor David Kaeli. I am currently a Senior Design Engineer within AMD Research team.

I hold a BS Degree from Computer Science and Engineering Department of Hacettepe University in Ankara, Turkey and an MS Degree from Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of University of Rhode Island.

PhD Dissertation

Master Thesis


  • Wrong-path Aware Replacement Policy, with Resit Sendag and Augustus K. Uht (Patent #7,721,048), May, 2010.


  • Fatemeh Azmandian, Ayse Yilmazer, Jennifer G. Dy, Javed A. Aslam, David R. Kaeli, "Harnessing the Power of GPUs to Speed Up Feature Selection for Outlier Detection", Journal of Computer Science and Technology, 2014, Vol. 29 (3): 408-422.

  • Fatemeh Azmandian, Ayse Yilmazer, Jennifer Dy, Javed Aslam, and David Kaeli, "GPU-Accelerated Local Kernel Density Ratio-Based Future Selection for Outlier Detection", IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) , December 2012.

  • James Goodman, David Kaeli, Dana Schaa, Ayse Yilmazer, "Accelerating a Hyperspectral Inversion Model for Submerged Marine Ecosystems using High Performance Computing on Graphical Processor Units", Algorithms and Technologies for Multispectral, Hyperspectral, and Ultraspectral Imagery XVI. Edited by Sylvia S. Shen, Paul E. Lewis. Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 7695, pp. 76950G-76950G-8, 2010.