Ph.D. in Computer Science, 2015
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Gökhan Yildirim is an Applied Scientist in the Computer Vision team at Zalando Research. He completed his Ph.D. at École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in 2015, where he conducted research on text recognition, salient-object detection and segmentation. Before joining Zalando, he worked at a tech startup on photography and developed deep-learning based image-understanding methods. Currently, he pursues research and development opportunities in visual content creation and fashion design that leverage deep generative models.