Dr. Selim Ciraci


Selim Ciraci was born in Ankara, Turkey, in 1981. He obtained his B.Sc. degree from Bilkent University Department of Computer Science in 2003 and, his M.Sc. degree also from the same university in 2003. His M.Sc. thesis topic was on Peer-to-Peer computer networks. He obtained his PhD degree from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the University of Twente, Enschede, the Netherlands, in September 2009. His Ph.D thesis was on applying and developing model checking techniques for different software evolution problems.

He is currently a post-doctoral associate in the Software Engineering chair (also known as Twente Research & Education on Software Engineering, TRESE). His professional interests are software evolution, verification/evaluation of software models, domain specific models, programming languages and aspect oriented modeling.


PhD thesis




Selim is very interested in music, photography, movies, and travelling. He has been playing guitars for 15 years and participated in many underground/live bands. He is also an active member and was a founding board member of Turkish Student Association at Twente (TUSAT).


Selim Ciraci

Zilverling Building

Room 5063

University of Twente

Phone : +31 53 489 4527

Fax : +31 53 489 5477

Postal address

Selim Ciraci

Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics & Computer Science

University of Twente

PO Box 217

7500 AE Enschede

the Netherlands