Yasemin Bekiroglu received the M.Sc. degree in computer engineering from Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey, and the M.Sc. degree in applied artificial intelligence from Dalarna University,
Dalarna, Sweden. She completed her PhD studies in the Computer Vision and Active Perception Lab (CVAP), in the School of Computer Science and Communication, at the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), in Stockholm, Sweden, in 2012. Currently, she is a Research Fellow at the University of Birmingham. Her research interests include robotics, computer vision and machine learning. More specifically, she is interested in learning-based approaches for robotic grasping and manipulation using multisensory data.