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Prof.Dr. FERDA NUR ALPASLAN
FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
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Url :  https://www.ceng.metu.edu.tr/~alpaslan
Phone :  +90312210 5596
Fax :  +903122105544
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Education

  Bachelor's, Middle East Technical University, Computer Eng.
  Master's, Middle East Technical University, Computer Eng.
  Doctorate, University of North Texas, Computer Science

Publications (INTERNATIONAL)

Journal Papers

  A.1 F.N.Alpaslan and K.M. Swigger, A Temporal Neural Network Model for Connectionist Expert System. "Journal of Computer and Network Applications", 19, (1996), p.119-133.
  A.2 Mehmet R. Tolun, Ferda N. Alpaslan and S.M. Abu-Suad, Parallelism issues in backward chaining production systems. "Intl. Journal of Knowledge-Based Intelligent Engineering Systems", 1, (1997), p.104-112.
  A.3 Tolun, M.R., Alpaslan, F.N. and Abu-Zir, Y., An Expert System for Life Insurance Underwriting. "The New Review of Applied Expert Systems", 4, (1998), p.3-16.
  A.4 Swigger, K., F.N. Alpaslan, R.Brazile, M.Monticino, Effects of Culture on Computer-Supported International Collaborations, to appear in International Journal of Human Computer Studies. "International Journal of Human Computer Studies", 60, (2003), p.365-380.
  A.5 Kathleen Swigger K., F. Alpaslan, R. Brazile, and M. Monticino, Effects of Culture on Computer-Supported Collaborations. "International Journal of Human-Computer Studies", 60, (2004), p.365-380.
  A.6 Şişman-Yılmaz, N.A., F.N. Alpaslan, and L. Jain, ANFIS-unfolded-in-time for multivariate timeseries forcatsing. "Neurocomputing", 61, (2004), p.139-168.
  A.7 Adiloğlu, K. and F. N. Alpaslan, A Machine Learning Approach to Two-Voice Counterpoint Composition.. "Knowledge-Based Systems Journal", 20, (2007), p.300–309.
  A.8 Büyükbingol, E., A.Şişman, M.Akyıldız, F. N.Alpaslan, and A.Adejare, Adaptive, Adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system (ANFIS): A new approach to predictive modeling in QSAR applications: A study of neuro-fuzzy modeling of PCP-based NMDA receptor antagonists. "Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry", 15, (2007), p.4265-4282.
  A.9 Serçe, F.C., F.N. Alpaslan, and L. Jain, Intelligent Learning Systems for Online Learning. "International Journal of Hybrid Intelligent Systems", 5, (2008), p.1-13.
  A.10 Ö. Erdaş, E.Büyükbingol, F. N.Alpaslan, A.Adejare, Modeling and Predicting Binding Affinity of Phencyclidine-like CopmoundsUsing Machine Learning Methods, , 2010, Vol. 14, 2010, pp. 1-13.. "Journal of Chemometrics", 24, (2010), p.1-13.
  A.11 F.C.Serce, K.Swigger, F.N.Alpaslan, R.Brazile, G.Dafoulas, V.Lopez., Online Collaboration: Collaborative Behavior Patterns and Factors Affecting Globally Distributed Team Performance. "Computers in Human Behavior", 27, (2011), p.490-503.
  A.12 M.G.Özsoy, İ.Çiçekli, F.N. Alpaslan, Text Summarization using Latent Semantic Analysis. "Journal of Information Science", 37, (2011), p.405-417.
  A.13 G.Özbal, H.Karaman, F.N. Alpaslan, A Content Boosted Collaborative Filtering Approach for Movie Recommendation Based on Local & Global Similarity and Missing Data Prediction. "Computer Journal", 54, (2011), p.1535-1546.
  A.14 F.C.Serçe, K.Swigger, F.N.Alpaslan, R.Brazile, G.Dafoulas, V. Lopez,, Exploring the Communication Behavior among Global Software Development Learners. "Int. J. Computer Applications in Technology", 40, (2011), p.203-215.
  A.15 Yavaş, M. and F.N. Alpaslan, Hierarchical Behavior Categorization Using Correlation Based Adaptive Resonance Theory. "Neurocomputing", 77, (2012), p.71-81.
  A.16 Kara, S., Ö. Alan, O.Sabuncu, S. Akpınar, N. K.Çiçekli, and F. N. Alpaslan, An Ontology-Based Retrieval System Using Semantic Indexing. "Information Systems Journal", 37, (2012), p.294–305.
  A.17 Swigger, K., M. Hoyt, F.C. Serce,, V.Lopez., and F.N.Alpaslan, The Temporal Communication Behaviors of Global Software Development Student Teams. "Computers in Human Behavior", 28, (2012), p.384-392.
  A.18 Erdaş Ö, C. A. Andaç, S. Gurkan-Alp, F. N. Alpaslan, and E. Buyukbingol, Compressed Images for Affinity Prediction (CIFAP): A Study on Predicting Binding Affinities for Checkpoint Kinase 1 Protein Inhibitors. "Journal of Chemometrics,", 27, (2013), p.155-164.
  A.19 Seyhan S.S., F.N. Alpaslan, and M.Yavaş, Complex Behavior Learning using Behavior Hidden Markov Model and CobART. "Neurocomputing", 103, (2013), p.121-131.
  A.20 Erdaş Ö, C. A. Andaç, S. Gurkan-Alp, F. N. Alpaslan, and E. Buyukbingol, Compressed Images for Affinity Prediction-2 (CIFAP-2): An Improved Machine Learning Methodology on Protein-Ligand Interactions Based on a Study on Caspase 3 Inhibitor. "Journal Of Enzyme Inhibition And Medicinal Chemistry", 30, (2015), p.809-815.
  A.21 D.Konyar, Ö Erdaş, F. N. Alpaslan, E. Buyukbingol, An Application of CIFAP for Predicting The Binding Affinity of Chk1 Inhibitors Derived From 2-Aminothiazole-4-carboxamide. "Journal of Molecular Recognition", 30, (2017), p.e.2642.
  A.22 Samet Akpınar, Ferda Nur Alpaslan, A Novel Optical Flow Based Representation for Temporal Video Segmentation. "Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences", 25, (2017), p.3983-3993.
  A.23 Yunus Emre Esin, Ferda Nur Alpaslan, MRI image enhancement using Biot-Savart law at 3 tesla. "Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences", 25, (2017), p.3381-3396.
 

Conference Papers

  A.1 Ferda N. Alpaslan and Kathleen M. Swigger, Temporal connectionist expert systems for treating infertility. "ETD 2000", 2, (1995), p.628-630.
  A.2 Ferda N. Alpaslan and Ravi K. Jain, Research in biomedical science. "ETD 2000", 2, (1995), p.612-619.
  A.3 N. Arzu Şişman, Ferda N. Alpaslan, and Fatoş Yarman-Vural, An Ottoman-Turkish transcription system. "ISCIS XI", 2, (1996), p.415-424.
  A.4 Ferda N. Alpaslan and Kathleen M. Swigger, Representing temporal knowledge in connectionist expert systems,. "PDCS-96", 2, (1996), p.709-712.
  A.5 Ferda N. Alpaslan, Esin Bilen, and Lakhmi Jain, A temporal neurofuzzy model for rule-based systems. "KES'97", (1997), p.690-695.
  A.6 Akleman D. and Alpaslan, F.N., Temporal Rule Extraction for Rule-based Systems Using Time-series Approach. "CAINE'97", (1997).
  A.7 Şişman, N.A. and Alpaslan, F.N., Temporal Neuro-Fuzzy MAR Algorithm for Time Series Data in Rule-Based Systems. "KES'98", (1998), p.316-320.
  A.8 Durmaz, D. and Alpaslan, F.N., A Hyperbox-based Neuro-fuzzy System for Linguistic Term Extraction. "CAINE'98", (1998), p.42-46.
  A.9 Durmaz, D. and Alpaslan, F.N., Hyperbox Model for Fuzzy Rule Evaluation in Neural Networks. "KES'98", (1998), p.321-328.
  A.10 Şişman, N.A. and Alpaslan, F.N., Fuzzy Neural Network Learning Method for Time Series Analysis Using Multivariate Autoregression. "CAINE'98", (1998), p.38-41.
  A.11 Şişman, N.A., Alpaslan, F.N. and Akman, V., A Neuro-Fuzzy MAR Algorithm for Temporal Rule-Based Systems . "Third World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI'99) and the Fifth Interna", 8, (1999), p.87-92.
  A.12 Akman, V. and Alpaslan, F.N., Strawson on Intended Meaning and Context. "2nd International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Modeling and Using Context", (1999), p.1-14.
  A.13 Özdemir, B. and Alpaslan, F.N., An Intelligent Agent for Student Guidance in Web-based Courses. "ISCA CAINE'2000", (2000), p.216-219.
  A.14 Özdemir, B. and Alpaslan, F.N., An Intelligent Tutoring System for Student Guidance in Web-Based Courses . "KES'2000", (2000), p.935-839.
  A.15 Özdemir, B. and Alpaslan, F.N., An Intelligent Tutoring System for Student Guidance in Web-based Courses. "ADVIS'2000 and Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS)", (2000).
  A.16 Alpaslan, F.N. and Jain, L., Agent-Based Virtual AI Classroom. "Hybrid Information Systems (HIS '01)", (2001).
  A.17 Şişman, N.A. and Alpaslan, F.N., A Neuro-Fuzzy System for Multivariate Time Series Data. "ICSCCW 2001- First International Conference on Soft Computing and Computing with Words in Sy", (2001), p.154-157.
  A.18 Koç, Ö., Alpaslan, F.N. and Çiçekli, N.K., Visualizing Transition Diagrams of Action Language Programs. "International Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences (ISCIS XVII)", (2002), p.181-186.
  A.19 Sabuncu, O., F.N. Alpaslan, V.Akman, Using Criticalities as a Heuristic for Answer Set Programming. "Answer Set Programming: Advances in Theory and Implementation Workshop", (2003), p.211-223.
  A.20 Şişman, N.A., F.N. Alpaslan, A Temporal Neuro Fuzzy System for Time Series Analysis. "IASTED International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Applications (AIA 2003)", (2003), p.679-683.
  A.21 Swigger K., F. Alpaslan, R. Brazile, B. Harrington, X.Peng, The Challenges of International Computer-Supported Collaboration. "Proc. 34th ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference", (2004), p.12-18.
  A.22 Sabuncu, O., F.N. Alpaslan, V.Akman, Using Criticalities as a Heuristic for Answer Set Programming , Fort Lauderdale, Fl, USA, pp. 234-246.. "7th . International Conference on Logic Programming and Nonmonotonic Reasoning (LPNMR-7)", (2004), p.234-246.
  A.23 Büyükbingöl, E., A. Şişman, F.N. Alpaslan, and A. Adejare, Adaptive neuro-Fuzzy Inference (ANFIS) Applications to PCP-Based NMDA Receptor Antagonists, The 15th European Symposium on Quantitative Structure-Activity Relationships and Molecular Model. "The 15th European Symposium on Quantitative Structure-Activity Relationships and Molecular Model", (2005).
  A.24 Swigger K., F. Alpaslan, R. Brazile, B. Harrington, A Case Study of Student Software Using Computer-Supported Software. "Proc. 2005 Symposium on Collaborative Technologies and Systems (CTS 2005)", (2005).
  A.25 Dilek Arslan, Ferda Nur Alpaslan, A Control System Using Behavior Hierarchies and Neuro-Fuzyy Approach. "Proceedings of the Second International Conference (ICINCO 2005)", 1, (2005), p.222-229.
  A.26 Doğandağ S. And F.N. Alpaslan, Ontology on Semantic Web. "Proc. e-Challenges 2007", 4, (2007), p.1580-1586.
  A.27 Doğandağ S. and F. N. Alpaslan, Mapping From MPEG-7 to OWL. "Proc.International Conference on Semantic Web and Web Services (SWWS'07)", (2007).
  A.28 O. Sabuncu and N. F. Alpaslan, Computing Answer Sets Using Model Generation Theorem Provers.. "Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Answer Set Programming", (2007), p.225{240.
  A.29 Serçe, F.C. and F.N. Alpaslan, MODA: A Micro Adaptive Intelligent Learning System for Distance Education. "e-Challenges 2008", (2008), p.1487-1494.
  A.30 G.Dafoulas, K.Swigger, R.Brazile, F.N.Alpaslan, V.Lopez, F.C.Serçe, Global Teams: Futuristic Models of Collaborative Work for Today's Software Development Industry. "Hawaii Intl. Conference in System Science (HICSS'09)", (2009), p.1-10.
  A.31 Yavaş, M. and F.N. Alpaslan, Behavior Categorization Using Correlation Based Adaptive Resonance Theory. "17th Mediterranean Conference on Control and Automation (MED'09)", (2009), p.724-729.
  A.32 K.Swigger, F.C.Serçe, F.N.Alpaslan,R.Brazile, G.Dafoulas, V.Lopez, A Comparison of Team Performance Measures for Global Software Development Student Teams. "IEEE Intl. Conference on Global Software Engineering", (2009), p.267-274.
  A.33 F.C.Serçe, F.N.Alpaslan, K.Swigger, R.Brazile, G.Dafoulas, V.Lopez, R. Schumaker, Exploring Collaboration Patterns among Global Software Development Teams. "IEEE Intl. Conference on Global Software Engineering", (2009), p.61-70.
  A.34 Tunaoğlu, D., Ö. Alan, O. Sabuncu, S. Akpınar, N.K. Çiçekli, and F.N. Alpaslan,, Event Extraction from Turkish Football Web-casting Texts Using Supervised Templates. "International Conference on Semantic Computing (ICSC 2009)", (2009), p.466-472.
  A.35 F.C.Serçe, F.N.Alpaslan, K.Swigger, R.Brazile, G.Dafoulas, V.Lopez, Dynamics of Collaborative Work in Global Software Development. "e-Challenges 2009", (2009), p.1-9.
  A.36 Meltem Serhatlı, Ferda Nur Alpaslan, An Ontology Base Question Answering System on Software Test Documents Domain. "World Academy of Science, Engineering, and Technology ICSWC 2009", (2009), p.659-663.
  A.37 Esin, Y.E., Ö.Alan, and F.N. Alpaslan, Improvement on Corpus-Based Word Similarity Using Vector-Space Models, Güzelyurt, Northern Cyprus, September 14-16, 2009. . "24th International Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences (ISCIS’09),", (2009).
  A.38 K.Swigger, F.N.Alpaslan, F.C.Serçe, R.Brazile, G.Dafoulas, V.Lopez, Structural Factors that Affect Global Software development Learning Team Performance. "ACM SIG on Management Information Systems", (2009), p.187-195.
  A.39 Yavaş, M. and F.N. Alpaslan, CobART: Correlation Based Adaptive Resonance Theory,. "17th Mediterranean Conference on Control and Automation (MED'09)", (2009), p.742-747.
  A.40 F.C.Serçe, K.Swigger, F.N.Alpaslan,R.Brazile, G.Dafoulas, V.Lopez, Interaction Patterns among Global Software Development Learning Teams. "Intl. Conference on Collaborative Technologies and Systems", (2009), p.123-130.
  A.41 K.Swigger, F.N. Alpaslan, R. Brazile, G. Dafoulas, V.L. Cabrera and F.C. Serçe, Using Content and Text Classification Methods to Characterize Team Performance,. "IEEE International Conference Global Software Development", (2010).
  A.42 M.G,Özsoy, İ. Çiçekli, and F.N. Alpaslan, Text Summarization of Turkish Texts using Latent Semantic Analysis,. "The 23rd International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2010)", (2010), p.869–876.
  A.43 K.Swigger, F.N. Alpaslan, R. Brazile, G. Dafoulas, V.L. Cabrera and F.C. Serçe, Strategies and Guidelines for Building Effective Distributed Learning Teams in Higher Education. "9th International Conference on Information Technology Based Higher Education and Training", (2010).
  A.44 S.Kara, Ö.Alan, O.Sabuncu, S.Akpınar, N. K. Çiçekli, F. N. Alpaslan, An Ontology-Based Retrieval System Using Semantic Indexing. "ICDE Workshop on Data Engineering meets the Semantic Web (DESWEB 2010)", (2010).
  A.45 K.Swigger, F.N. Alpaslan, R. Brazile, G. Dafoulas, V.L. Cabrera and F.C. Serçe, Creating Interdisciplinary Skills for Complex Global Environments. "Transforming Engineering Eduation (TEE'10) Conference", (2010).
  A.46 H.Kaya and F.N. Alpaslan, Using Social Networks to Solve Data Sparsity Problem in One-Class Collaborative Filtering. "7th International Conference on Information Technology : New Generations (ITNG 2010)", (2010).
  A.47 M.Bayar, Ö. Alan, S. Akpinar, O. Sabuncu, N. Çiçekli, and F.N.Alpaslan, Event Boundary Detection Using Audio-Visual Features and Web-casting Texts with Imprecise Time Information. "2010 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME 2010)", (2010).
  A.48 Y.E.Esin, Ö.Alan, and F.N. Alpaslan, Improvement on Corpus-Based Word Similarity Using Vector-Space Models, Güzelyurt, Northern Cyprus. "24th International Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences (ISCIS’09)", (2010).
  A.49 Ataser, Z.and F.N. Alpaslan, Self-Adaptive Negative Selection using Local Outlier Factor. "27th International Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences- ISCIS 2012", (2012).
  A.50 Dafoulas, Maia,Loomes, Serce, Swigger, Brazile, Lopez, Alpaslan, Milewski, Creating Smarter Teaching and Training Environments: Innovative Set-Up for Collaborative Hybrid Learning. "12th International Conference on Intelligent Environments (IE)", (2016).
  A.51 Dafoulas, G., K. Swigger, , R. Brazile, V.L. Cabrera, F.C. Serçe, F.N. Alpaslan, Using data analytics for collaboration patterns in distributed software team simulations: the role of dashboards in visualizing global software development patterns,. "2016 IEEE 11th International Conference on Global Software Engineering Workshops (ICGSEW 2016)", (2016), p.43-48.

Book and Chapter in a Book

  A.1 Özdemir, B. and Alpaslan, F.N., An Intelligent Tutoring System for Student Guidance in Web-Based Courses. "The Intelligent Based Teaching and Learning", (2001).
  A.2 Özdemir, B. and Alpaslan, F.N., An Intelligent Tutoring System for Student Guidance in Web-Based Courses. "Virtual Environments for Teaching and Learning", 1, (2002), p.195-234.
  A.3 Şişman-Yılmaz, N.A., F.N. Alpaslan, and L. Jain, Fuzzy Multivariate Auto-regression Method and its Application, to appear in Applied Intelligent Systems: New Directions. "Applied Intelligent Systems: New Directions", (2003).
  A.4 Şişman-Yılmaz, N.A., F.N. Alpaslan, and L. Jain, Fuzzy Multivariate Auto-regression Method and its Application. "Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing, Applied Intelligent Systems: New Directions", (2004), p.281-300.
  A.5 Serçe, F.C., F.N. Alpaslan, and L. Jain, AILS, An Adaptive Intelligent Learning System. "Handbook on Reasoning-based Intelligent Systems", (2008).
  A.6 G.Özbal, H.Karaman, and F.N. Alpaslan, A Content Boosted Collaborative Filtering Approach for Movie Recommendation Based on Local & Global Similarity and Missing Data Prediction. "Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering", 62, (2010), p.109-112.
  A.7 Serçe, F.C., F.N. Alpaslan, L. Jain, A New Adaptive Intelligent Learning System. " The Handbook on Reasoning-based Intelligent Systems (AI&KP Series) ISBN: 978-981-4329-47-7", (2012).
  A.8 Dafoulas, Maia,Loomes, Serce, Swigger, Brazile, Lopez, Alpaslan, Milewski, Creating Smarter Teaching and Training Environments: Innovative Set-Up for Collaborative Hybrid Learning. "Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments.", 21, (2016), p.238-248.

Publications (NATIONAL)

 

Conference Papers

  A.1 Yakıcı, M. and Alpaslan, F.N., Mobil Sistemlerin Sınırında: Giyilebilir Bilgisayarlar. "Bilişim'01", (2001).
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