Melda Küçükdemirci is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the Geophysical Engineering Department at Istanbul University. She received her Ph.D. degree in 2014 from the same department. During her Ph.D studies she engaged in research projects in the Istituto per le Tecnologie Applicate ai Beni Culturali (ITABC-CNR-Italy) between 2011-2012 and in 2014. She worked as a Post-Doctoral Researcher at the Laboratory of Geophysical-Remote Sensing & Archaeoenvironment (GeoSat ReSeArch Lab, FORTH-Greece) between 2017-2019.  Her research focuses on geophysical prospection for archaeology, ground-penetrating radar, magnetometer surveys, data fusion and integration techniques on archaeo-geophysical data.

Currently she is running a research project on Deep Learning based analysis for archaeological remote sensing data.