Rasit Eskicioglu

Rasit Eskicioglu

Associate Professor

University of Manitoba

Rasit Eskicioglu is an Associate Professor of Department of Computer Science at the University of Manitoba. He is also a Research Affiliate at the Centre on Aging.

Eskicioglu is also a Visiting Professor in the Networked Embedded Systems group at the University of Duisburg-Essen.

Eskicioglu is currently the University of Manitoba Lead of the NSERC CREATE Project sMAP.

Eskicioglu’s research interests are primarily in Experimental Systems. He is interested in Computer systems; Systems software; Operating systems; Distributed, cluster and grid computing; High speed network interconnects, Mobile networks, and Pervasive computing. Most recently, he is looking at wireless sensor networks (WSNs) and their applications to real world problems; Indoor localization, monitoring, and tracking; and Internet of Things (IoT).

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  • Wireless sensor networks
  • Gait monitoring and analysis
  • Integrating WSN to building information systems (BIM)
  • Object localization, tracking and monitoring in built environments


  • PhD in Computing Science

    University of Alberta

  • MSc in Computer Engineering

    Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey

  • BSc in Chemical Engineering

    Istanbul Technical University


  • I am on research leave until January 2022.



Recent posts

All Things MacOS

I started writing notes to myself, to remember the cool stuff that I encounter on the internet everyday… This is one of the those random documents that describes printer setup for department printers on a MacOS system.

Asciidoc and Friends

I started writing notes to myself, as options to develop online notes and such are getting larger everyday, and cool tools have been developed. This is one of the those random documents that describes the text-based document formatting tools.

Migrating my website using Hugo + Academic

Now that I am on a research leave until January 2022, I used some of my free time to work on long ignored work, such as creating a new personal web site as well as one for my lab.


  • rasit.eskicioglu@umanitoba.ca
  • +1 (204) 474-8835
  • Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2
  • E2, Engineering and Information Technology Building