Emre Yigitoglu

I graduated with a PhD in Computer Science from the School of Computer Science at the Georgia Institute of Technology, working with Prof. Ling Liu., and joined Lyft in 2018.

Resume (pdf)


E. Yigitoglu, M.E. Gursoy, L. Liu, M. Loper, B. Bamba, K. Lee. PrivacyZone: A Novel Approach to Protecting Location Privacy of Mobile Users. IEEE International Conference on Big Data (Big Data), 2018.

E. Yigitoglu, L. Liu, M. Loper, C. Pu. Distributed Orchestration in Large-scale IoT Systems. IEEE International Congress on Internet of Things (ICIOT), 2017. Best Student Paper Award

E. Yigitoglu, M. Mohamed, L. Liu, H. Ludwig. Foggy: A Framework for Continues Automated IoT Application Deployment in Fog Computing. IEEE International Conference on AI & Mobile Services (AIMS), 2017.

K. Lee, L. Liu, B. Palanisamy, E. Yigitoglu. Road Network-aware Spatial Alarms. IEEE Transaction on Mobile Computing (TMC), 2016.

L. Liu, M. Loper, Y. Ozkaya, A. Yasar, E. Yigitoglu. Machine to Machine Trust in the IoT Era. The 18th International workshop on Trust in Agent Societies (TRUST), 2016.

K. Lee, L. Liu, K. Schwan, C. Pu, Q. Zhang, Y. Zhou, E. Yigitoglu, P. Yuan. Scaling Iterative Graph Computations with GraphMap. IEEE/ACM International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC15), 2015.

Y. Zhou, L. Liu, K. Lee, B. Palanisamy, E. Yigitoglu, Q. Zhang. Clustering Service Networks with Entity, Attribute and Link Heterogeneity. IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS), 2015.

B. Bamba, L. Liu, E. Yigitoglu. Road Network-aware Anonymization in Mobile Systems with Reciprocity Support. IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN), 2015.

K. Lee, E. Yigitoglu, L. Liu, B. Han, B. Palanisamy, C. Pu. Roadalarm: A SpatialAlarm System on Road Networks. IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, 2013 (visit a project website)

E. Yigitoglu, M.L. Damiani, C. Silvestri, O. Abul. Privacy-Preserving Sharing of Sensitive Semantic Locations Under Road-Network Constraints, IEEE Mobile Data Management, 2012

C. Silvestri, E. Yigitoglu, M.L. Damiani, O. Abul. SAWLnet: Sensitivity AWareLocation cloaking on road-NETworks, IEEE Mobile Data Management, 2012, Best Demo Presentation Award (watch demo)