Dr. Güneş Acar

Güneş Acar is a postdoctoral research associate at Princeton University’s Center for Information Technology Policy. His research interests involve web tracking measurement, anonymous communications, and IoT privacy and security. Güneş obtained his PhD degree at KU Leuven, Belgium working on privacy technologies and web privacy. He has a MSc degree in Linguistics from Ankara University, and BSc degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from METU.

Education:

2002, B. Sc. Electrical and Electronics Engineering, METU

2006-2009, M. Sc. Linguistics, Ankara University. Thesis title: A Web Based Corpus Management System Proposal.

2012-2017, PhD, Electronics Engineering, KU Leuven. Thesis title: Online Tracking Technologies and Web Privacy.

Email: gunes@princeton.edu