Ilker Korkmaz received the BSc. degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and MSc. degree in Computer Science from Ege University. He received the PhD degree in Information Technologies from International Computer Institute at Ege University, under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Mehmet Emin Dalkilic. He is currently serving as an Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Engineering at Izmir University of Economics. His research interests include computer networks and network security. His recent focus is on secure aggregation protocols in wireless sensor networks.