Dr. Ziya Arnavut

Dr. Ziya Arnavut

Dr. Ziya Arnavut


Fenton Hall 2148


Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Dr. Arnavut has been teaching at the Computer Science Department since 1997. He has been the chair of CIS department since August 15, 2015.

Office Hours

Monday: 8-10
Wednesday: 8-10
Friday: 8-10
by appointment

Teaching Interests

Computer Science courses such as Operating Systems, Digital Image Processing, Algorithms and Programming courses.

Research Interests

Data Compression, Image Processing, Multimedia applications, Algorithms.

Awards and Honors

  • Erasmus +, Anadaolu University (2017).

Current Research

  • Lossless Compression of Color Images with Hierarchical Prediction, CALIC, JPEG 2000, and Inversion Coding

Professional Memberships

  • The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • Association of Computing Machinary
  • IEEE Computer Society

Contracts, Grants, and Sponsored Programs

  • "Computer Science, Mathematics, and Physics Scholarships (CSMAPS) ," SUNY Fredonia (2018).
  • "Computer Science, Mathematics, and Physics Scholarships (CSMAPS) ," SUNY Fredonia (2017).
  • "Video Compression," AIA (2019).

Intellectual Contributions

  • "Near-lossless Image Compression with Parity Reduction," IEEE Xplore (2020).
  • "Technique for lossless compression of color images based on hierarchical prediction, inversion, and context adaptive coding," Journal of Electronic Imaging (2019).

Media Contributions

  • Observer Today (2019).
  • Observer Today (2018).


  • "Investigation of row and column permutations for lossless compression.," HONET 2016 (2016).