Hakan Aydin

Titles and Organizations


Department of Computer Science, College of Engineering and Computing

Contact Information

Phone: 703-993-3786
Campus: Fairfax
Building: Nguyen Engineering Building
Room 5308
Mail Stop: 4A5

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Hakan Aydin has taught at George Mason University since 2001. His research interests include real-time embedded systems, low-power computing, and fault tolerance. He was a recipient of the National Science Foundation CAREER award in 2006. He has served on the program committee of various conferences. He was also the technical program committee chair of the IEEE RTAS 2011, and the general chair of the IEEE RTAS 2012 conferences. He received the Department of Computer Science Teaching Award in 2006 and 2009.


2014 - 2017 : CSR: Small: Collaborative Research: Towards Reliability-Centric Real-time Computing on Heterogeneous Chip Multiprocessor Systems. Funded by National Science Foundation.

2011 - 2015 : CSR: Small: Energy Harvesting for Performance Sensitive Wireless Sensor Networks. Funded by National Science Foundation.

2010 - 2014 : CSR: Small: Collaborative Research: Generalized Reliability-Aware Power Management for Real-Time Embedded Systems. Funded by National Science Foundation.

Research Interests

Computer Systems, Parallel and Distributed Systems, Real-Time and Embedded Systems, Power-Aware Computing, Fault Tolerance


  • PhD, Computer Science, University of Pittsburgh