Project Team

Dr. Mesut Akdere CRAVRE

Dr. Mesut Akdere

Dr. Mesut Akdere is the Director of CRAVRE. He is a Professor of Human Resource Development in the Department of Technology Leadership & Innovation at Purdue University-West Lafayette. He is the Director of Purdue Polytechnic Leadership Academy and the Director of HRD Virtual Lab.

Dr. Umit Karabiyik CRAVRE

Dr. Umit Karabiyik

Dr. Umit Karabiyik is an expert in Cybersecurity. He is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer & Information Technology at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

Dr. Jin Wei-Kocsis

Dr. Jin Wei-Kocsis is an expert in Artificial Intelligence. She is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer & Information Technology at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

Dr. Jason Moats

Dr. Jason Moats is the Director for the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service’s Testing and Innovation Center (TTIC). He has nearly three decades of experience in emergency services, including the armed forces and emergency management where he has received numerous awards for both valor and service. He has been with TEEX since 2002.

Research Assistants


Milos Stankovic

Milos Stankovic is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Computer & Information Technology at Purdue University-West Lafayette. His research focus includes IoT and Digital Forensics.

Julie Abdinoor

Julie Abdinoor is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Technology, Leadership & Innovation at Purdue University-West Lafayette. Her research focus is Virtual Reality Training.

Praveen Fernando

Praveen Fernando is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Computer & Information Technology at Purdue University-West Lafayette. His research focus is Artificial Intelligence.

Gabriel Frey

Gabriel Frey is an undergraduate student in the departments of Mechanical Engineering and Computer & Information Technology at Purdue University-West Lafayette. His research focus is the intersection of cybersecurity and product design.


QUESTIONS?

Email CRAVRE@purdue.edu with any questions.