Besime Erin was born in Nicosia, North Cyprus. She completed her primary and secondary education in North Cyprus. She then obtained a Cyprus America Scholarship Program Fulbright Scholarship and went to the United States to obtain her Bachelor’s Degree. She has received her B.S. degree in Computer and Electrical Engineering from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, USA in 1992 and Master of Science degree in Management in 1994 with the option areas Management Information Systems and Finance. She is about to receive her Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering from Near East University where she is a Senior Lecturer at the Computer Engineering Department. She is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers(IEEE) and the local Computer Engineers Chamber. Her areas of interest include robotics, digital logic design, object-oriented programming in general and distributed databases
R.Abiyev, D. Ibrahim, and B. Erin. Navigation of mobile robots in the presence of obstacles. Advances in Engineering Software, Vol.41, Issues 10-11, 2010, pp.1179-1186.
R. Abiyev, D. Ibrahim, and B. Erin. EDURobot: An Educational Computer Simulation Programm for Navigation of Mobile Robots in the Presence of Obstacles. International Journal of Engineering Education. Vol.26. No.1, pp.18-29, 2010.
B. Erin, R. Abiyev, and D. Ibrahim. Teaching robot navigation in the presence of obstacles using a computer simulation program. Procedia – Social and Behavioral Sciences. Elsevier, Vol. 2, No. 2, pages 565-571, 2010.
R.Abiyev, D.Ibrahim, and B.Erin. Fuzzy Obstacle Avoidance and Navigation of Mobile Robot. 6th International Architecture and Engineering Symposium.Electrical and Electronics Systems and Computer Symposium. Creating the Future”, 2010, pg62-66