Emre Eraslan

PhD Student

  • Bachelors, Mechanical Engineering, Middle East Technical University, 2018
  • Bachelors, Physics, Middle East Technical University, 2018
  • Masters, Mechanical Engineering, Bilkent University, 2021

Emre Eraslan is a PhD student  in the Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. He is a graduate research assistant in HXRI Laboratory. He also served as a teaching assistant in many undergraduate and graduate courses such as TAM212, ME200, ME320, ECE515, ECE517, and ECE528. His master research included several cyber-physical human systems such as shared control architectures for pilot-autopilot systems and human-machine interactions in quadrotor unmanned aerial vehicles. Emre is currently investigating human factors methodologies to develop a suite of virtual reality (VR) based cognitive, social, and activity engagement applications for elder adults. His research encompasses locally developed VR applications and experimental validation.