Samet Güler (M’16) received the B.S. degree in electrical and electronics engineering from Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Turkey, in 2010, the M.S. degree in electrical and electronics engineering from Bilkent University, Turkey, in 2012, and the Ph.D. degree in mechanical and mechatronics engineering from University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada, in 2015. He worked as a short term Researcher at the University of Waterloo in 2016. He is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Robotics, Intelligent Systems and Control Lab in King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. His research primarily focuses on the adaptive control theory, distributed multi-agent system control, robot perception and control, and system identification.

Research Interests

Samet's research interests lie at the intersection of the control theory, robotics, and computer vision. Particularly, he focuses on the theory and implementation of distributed multi-robot systems, onboard localization of robot swarms, and adaptive control theory.

Education Profile

  • PhD in Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada (2015)
  • MS in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Bilkent University, Turkey (2012)
  • BS in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Turkey (2010​)

Areas of Expertise and Research Interests

  • System identification and adaptive control
  • Distributed control of multi-agent systems 
  • Mobile robot perception and control
  • Localization