M. Emre Celebi
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
University of Central Arkansas
Office: MCS 303
Address: 201 Donaghey Ave., Conway, AR 72035
M. Emre Celebi received his B.Sc. degree in Computer Engineering from the Middle East Technical University (Ankara, Turkey) in 2002. He received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, USA) in 2003 and 2006, respectively. He is currently a Professor and the Chair of the Department of Computer Science at the University of Central Arkansas.
Dr. Celebi has actively pursued research in image processing/analysis and data mining with an emphasis on medical image analysis, color image processing, and partitional clustering. He has worked on several projects funded by the US National Science Foundation and the US National Institutes of Health and published over 160 articles in reputable journals and conference proceedings. As of March 2021, his work has received over 9,500 citations with an h-index of 51 (Google Scholar). According to a recent study from the Stanford University, based on the composite citation index (an indicator of career-long citation impact), Dr. Celebi ranked 1,191 out of 215,114 researchers in the field of Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing, placing him in the top 0.55% of his field. In 2021, Guide2Research ranked Dr. Celebi 1740th in the US and 3402nd globally among computer scientists.
Dr. Celebi is an editorial board member of eight international peer-reviewed journals (including the IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, Computers in Biology and Medicine, Journal of Electronic Imaging, and Journal of Medical Imaging), reviews for over 120 international journals, and served on the program committee of more than 130 international conferences. He has been invited as speaker to several colloquia, workshops, and conferences, is the organizer of several workshops, and the editor of several journal special issues, books, and book series. He is a senior member of the IEEE (since 2011) and a fellow of the SPIE (since 2021).