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Cem Eteke, M.Sc.

Chair of Media Technology (Prof. Steinbach)

Postal address

Arcisstr. 21
80333 München

  • Phone: +49 (89) 289 - 23542
  • Room: 0509.03.938
  • cem.eteke(at)


Cem Eteke received his B.Sc. degrees both in Computer Engineering and Electrical & Electronics Engineering from Koc University, Istanbul in 2017. He received his M.Sc. degree from the same institution in 2019 by conducting research on visual reward extraction for robotic skill learning and improvement via reinforcement learning. After working as a Data Scientist and AI Enginner, he had a brief research experience on the exact dynamics of high-dimensional non-convex optimization algorithms. As of April 2021 he is a doctoral candidate at the Chair of Media Technology at the Technical University of Munich, working on explaniable semantic image and video synthesis and their applications to semantic communication.


Research Interests

  • Semantic Image Synthesis
  • Generative Adversarial Networks
  • Diffusion Models
  • Explainable Generative Models
  • Generative Semantic Image and Video Communication