Turkish engineer who was hired to direct the Conformable Decoders research group at MIT's Media Lab in 2017. Her work has been recognized by a number of prestigious outlets such as Smithsonian, MIT Technology Review, and Popular Mechanics.
She obtained a PhD in materials science and engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
In 2015, she was named one of the Top 35 Innovators Under 35.
She was born to Cavit and Münevver Dağdeviren.
She and actress Betsy Brandt both attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.