Rukiye Savran Kiziltepe

Postgraduate Research Student
School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering
 Rukiye Savran Kiziltepe



Rukiye Savran Kiziltepe is a Ph.D. student in the School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering at the University of Essex. She received a B.Sc. degree from Hacettepe University, Ankara in 2014, and an M.Sc. degree from the University of Essex in 2017. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D. studies under the supervision of Prof. John Gan. Her research concentrates on the study and development of deep learning schemes for video classification. Rukiye s research interests include machine learning, video processing, and computer vision. She is particularly interested in video classification using deep learning techniques.


  • MSc - School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering, Advanced Computer Science University of Essex (2017)

  • BSc - Faculty of Education, Department of Computer Education and Instructional Technology Hacettepe University (2014)

Research and professional activities


Deep Learning for Video Classification and Scene Understanding

Supervisor: Professor John Gan

Research interests

Machine Learning

Deep Learning

Computer Vision



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