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  Master's, Middle East Technical University, Cognitive Science
  Doctorate, Universität Hamburg, Computer Science

Publications (INTERNATIONAL)

Journal Papers

  A.1 Alaşehir, O., Çakır, M. P., Acartürk, C., Baykal, N., & Akbulut, U., URAP-TR: a national ranking for Turkish universities based on academic performance. "Scientometrics", 101, (2014), p.159-178.
  A.2 Acartürk, C., Towards a systematic understanding of graphical cues in communication through statistical graphs. "Journal of Visual Languages & Computing", 25, (2014), p.76-88.
  A.3 Acartürk, C., Taboada, M. & Habel, C., Cohesion in multimodal documents: Effects of cross-referencing. "Information Design Journal", 20, (2014), p.98-110.
  A.4 Özge Alaçam, Christopher Habel, Cengiz Acartürk,, Switching reference frame preferences during verbally assisted haptic graph comprehension. "Cognitive Processing", 16, (2015), p.115-119.
  A.5 Murat Perit Çakır, Cengiz Acartürk, Oğuzhan Alaşehir, Canan Çilingir, A comparative analysis of global and national university ranking systems. "Scientometrics", 103, (2015), p.813-848.
  A.6 Acartürk, C., Ozcelik, E., Secondary Task Effects on Learning with Multimedia: An Investigation through Eye Movement Analysis. "Studies in Higher Education", 85, (2017), p.126-141.

Conference Papers

  A.1 Acartürk, C., Points, lines and arrows in statistical graphs. "Diagrams 2012, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence", 7352, (2012), p.95-101.
  A.2 Acartürk, C., & Alacam, O., Gestures in communication through line graphs. "Proceedings of the 34th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society", (2012), p.66-71.
  A.3 Acarturk, C., & Habel, C., Eye tracking in multimodal comprehension of graphs. "Proceedings of the Diagrams Workshop on Technology-Enhanced Diagrams Research", 887, (2012), p.11-25.
  A.4 Acarturk, C., & Cakir, P. M., Towards building a corpus of Turkish referring expressions. "Proceedings of the Workshop on Language Resources and Technologies for Turkic Languages. LREC 2012 L", (2012), p.1-5.
  A.5 Habel, C., Alacam, O., & Acarturk, C., Verbally assisted comprehension of haptic line-graphs: Referring expressions in a collaborative activity. "PRE-CogSci 2013 Workshop -- Production of Referring Expressions: Bridging the gap between cognitive", (2013).
  A.6 Arslan-Aydın, U., Acarturk, C., & Cagiltay, K., The role of visual coherence in graphical passwords. "Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society", (2013), p.1774-1779.
  A.7 Alaçam, O., Habel, C., & Acarturk, C., Gesture and language production in communication through bar graphs. "Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society", (2013), p.1714-1719.
  A.8 Alaçam, O., Habel, C., & Acarturk, C., Investigation of haptic line-graph comprehension through co-production of gesture and language. "Proceedings of TiGeR 2013 Tilburg Gesture Research Meeting.", (2013).
  A.9 Cakir, M. P., & Acarturk, C., Micro-analysis of referring expressions in a dual eye tracking paradigm: Two case studies on voice and chat mediated interaction. "PRE-CogSci 2013 Workshop -- Production of Referring Expressions: Bridging the gap between cognitive", (2013).
  A.10 Alaçam, Ö., Habel, C., & Acarturk, C., Towards designing audio assistance for comprehending haptic graphs: A multimodal perspective.. "UAHCI/HCII 2013, Part I, Lecture Notes in Computer Science", 8009, (2013), p.409-418.
  A.11 Zeyrek, D., & Acartürk, C., The distinction between unaccusative and unergative verbs in Turkish: An offline and an eye tracking study of split intransitivity. "Proceedings of the 36th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society", (2014), p.1832-1837.
  A.12 Alaçam, Ö., Acartürk, C. & Habel, C., Referring expressions in discourse about haptic line graphs. "Proceedings of the 18th Workshop on the Semantics and Pragmatics of Dialogue", (2014), p.7-16.
  A.13 Alaçam, Ö., Acartürk, C. & Habel, C., Verbally assisted haptic graph comprehension: The role of taking initiative in a joint activity. "Proceedings of the 2nd European Symposium on Multimodal Communication", (2014).
  A.14 Freitas, J., Candeias, S., Dias, M., Lleida , E., Ortega , A., Acartürk, C., The IRIS Project: A Liaison between Industry and Academia towards Natural Multimodal Communication. "Proceedings of IberSPEECH 2014 – VIII Jornadas en Tecnología del Habla and IV Iberian SLTech Worksho", (2014), p.338-347.
  A.15 Pehlivan, U., Baltacı, N., Acartürk. C., & Baykal, N., The Analysis of Feature Selection Methods and Classification Algorithms in Permission Based Android Malware Detection. "Proceedings of the IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence in Cyber Security (CICS)", (2014), p.1-8.
  A.16 Kerzel, M., Alaçam, Ö., Habel, C., &  Acartürk, C., Producing Verbal Descriptions for Haptic Line-Graph Explorations [Poster abstract]. "Proceedings of the 18th Workshop on the Semantics and Pragmatics of Dialogue", (2014), p.205-207.
  A.17 Alaçam, Ö., Habel, C. & Acartürk, C., Perspective alignment during the course of verbally assisted haptic graph comprehension [Extended abstract]. "Proceedings of the RefNet Workshop 2014 on Psychological and Computational Models of Reference Compr", (2014).
  A.18 Coşkun, M., & Acartürk, C., Gesture production under instructional context: The role of mode of instruction. "Proceedings of the 37th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society", (2015), p.459-464.
  A.19 Acartürk, C., & Freitas, J., Fal, M., & Dias, M. S., Elderly speech-gaze interaction: State of the art and challenges for interaction design. "Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Access to Today's Technologies (UAHCI/HCII 2015)", LNCS 9175, (2015), p.3-12.
  A.20 Alaçam, Ö., Acartürk, C., Habel, C., Haptic Exploration Patterns in Virtual Line-Graph Comprehension. "Design, User Experience and Usability (DUXU/HCII 2015), Part II", LNCS 9187, (2015), p.403-414.
  A.21 Vieira, D., Freitas J. D., Acartürk, C., Teixeira, A., Sousa, L., Silva, S., Can, “Read That Article”: Exploring Synergies between Gaze and Speech Interaction. "ASSESTS’15", (2015), p.341-342.
  A.22 Acartürk, C., Yalçın, Ö. N., Reading in agglutinating languages: the role of morphology on eye movements. "Abstracts of the 18th European Conference on Eye Movements", (2015), p.112.
  A.23 Deniz, O., Acartürk, C., Fal, M., & Bozkurt, U., GET-Social: Group Eye Tracking environment for social gaze analysis. "Abstracts of the 18th European Conference on Eye Movements", (2015), p.200.
  A.24 Acartürk, C., Beken, F., & Kırkıcı, B., Eye movement control in Turkish: Word-length and morphological-complexity effects on fixation landing positions. "Abstracts of the 18th European Conference on Eye Movements", (2015), p.200.
  A.25 Cengiz Acarturk, Ayşegül Özkan, & Tugce Nur Bozkurt, Reading in Agglutinative Languages: Silent Reading and Oral Reading in Turkish. "Scandinavian Workshop on Applied Eye Tracking", (2016), p.32.
  A.26 Acartürk, C., Tajaddini, M., Kilic, O., Group Eye Tracking (GET) Applications in Gaming and Decision Making [talk abstract].. "Abstracts of the 19th European Conference on Eye Movements", (2017), p.121.
  A.27 Acartürk C., Kilic, O., Kirkici, B., Can, B., & Özkan, A., The Role of Letter Frequency on Eye Movements in Sentential Pseudoword Reading. "Proceedings of the 39th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society", (2017), p.1495-1500.
  A.28 Arslan Aydin, Ü., Kalkan, S., Acartürk, C., A Gaze-Centered Multimodal Approach to Human-Human Social Interaction. "3rd IEEE International Conference on Cybernetics (CYBCONF)", (2017), p.1-6.
  A.29 Acartürk, C., Emil, S., Aker Gökçe, I., The Use of E-Books vs. Print Books: A Case Study of University Library Use in Turkey. "International Scientific Conference on Books and Screens and the Reading Brain", (2017), p.34.
  A.30 Ertugrul, A.M., Onal, I., Acartürk, C., Does the Strength of Sentiment Matter? A Regression Based Approach on Turkish Social Media. "22nd International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems. LNCS", 10260, (2017), p.149-155.

Book and Chapter in a Book

  A.1 Cengiz Acartürk, Referring expressions in communication through line graphs: A comparative analysis of verbal descriptions. "Ankara Papers in Turkish and Turkic Linguistics", (2015), p.306-315.

Publications (NATIONAL)


Conference Papers

  A.1 Deniz O., Fal, M., & Acartürk, C., Saçılım analizi temelli bir göz hareketi olay belirleme algoritması. "SİU 2015 IEEE 23. Sinyal İşleme ve İletişim Uygulamaları Kurultayı", (2015), s.463-466.
  A.2 Arslan Aydin, Ü., Kalkan, S., Acartürk, C., Dinamik Gözbakışı Analizi: Yüzyüze İletişim için bir Uygulama Ortamı [Dynamic Gaze Analysis: An Application Enviroment for Face-to-Face Communication].. "IDAP International Artificial Intelligence and Data Processing Symposium'17", (2017), s.1-6.
  A.3 Acartürk, C., Kirkici, B., Eye Tracking in Reading Research: Challenges for Agglutinative Languages [talk abstract]. "18th ICTL International Conference on Turkish Linguistics.", (2017).
  A.4 Kirkici, B., Acartürk, C., Reading in an Agglutinative Language: Insights from Turkish [talk abstract].. "18th ICTL International Conference on Turkish Linguistics.", (2017).
  A.5 Acartürk, C., Can, B., Kilic, Ö., Kirkici, B., Özkan, A., Eye movements in Turkish Pseudoword Reading [talk abstract]. "18th ICTL International Conference on Turkish Linguistics.", (2017).
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