RECEP OZDAG received the B.Sc. degree in the department of computer education from Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey, in 2000, and the M.A.Sc. degree in electrical and electronic engineering from Van Yuzuncu Yil University, Van, Turkey, in 2008, and the Ph.D. degree in computer engineering from Inonu University, Malatya, Turkey, in 2015. He is currently an Associate Professor with the Department of Computer Engineering, Van Yuzuncu Yil University, since December 2021. His research interest includes wireless sensor networks, metaheuristic algorithms in wireless communications, optimization of sensor, aerial and terrestrial networks, and aerial base stations deployment.