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Funda Durupinar Babur

Title: Assistant Professor

Phone: 617.287.6491


Department: Computer Science

Areas of Expertise

Computer graphics, computer animation, crowd simulation, simulation of virtual humans


PhD, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey, 2010
MSc, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey, 2004
BSc, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, 2002

Additional Information

Funda Durupinar’s research combines computer graphics, artificial intelligence and psychology. She focuses on creating believable, autonomous virtual characters that exhibit a rich repertoire of social behaviors.