Neyre Tekbiyik received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Eastern Mediterranean University, North Cyprus, in 2005 and 2007, respectively, with high honors. Since 2008, she has been a member of the Research Group on Communication Networks in the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department at the Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, where she defended her PhD thesis in December 2012. Her research interests include sensor networks, M2M networks, energy harvesting wireless networks, resource allocation, and energy-efficiency.