A.Cagatay Talay received his B.Sc. degree in Computer Science&Engineering from Yildiz Technical University, İstanbul, Turkey, in 2001. A.Cagatay Talay received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Engineering from the Dept. of Computer Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, in 2003 and 2011, respectively. His PhD thesis was "Novel interference and spectrum aware routing techniques for cognitive radio ad hoc networks".