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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
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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

Research

Thesis Supervised

  A.1 A computer aided tool for relational database normalization. Msc Thesis. Tuğrul Şengezer. (1996)
  A.2 A Temporal Neurofuzzy Model for Rule-based Systems. Msc Thesis. Esin Bilen. (1997)
  A.3 Hyperbox-based Neuro-fuzzy System for Linguistic Term Extraction. Msc Thesis. Didem Durmaz. (1998)
  A.4 A Temporal Neural Network Model for Sequence Learning. Msc Thesis. A. Bora Aydemir. (1999)
  A.5 Integration of a Web-based Adaptive and Intelligent Education System into METU-ONLINE. Msc Thesis. Alp Giray Şimşek. (2000)
  A.6 Develeopment of an Intelligent Agent for Distance Learning. Msc Thesis. Bülent Özdemir. (2000)
  A.7 Visualizing Transition Diagrams of Action Language Programs . Msc Thesis. Özcan Koç. (2001)
  A.8 Translation of Workflow Specifications to the Action Description Language C. Msc Thesis. Emel Hasdal. (2001)
  A.9 A Behavior-based Robot Control System Using Adaptive Heuristic Critic Learning. Msc Thesis. Ö. Sinan Saraç. (2002)
  A.10 Using Stable Model Semantics (SMODELS) in the Causal Calculator (CCALC). Msc Thesis. Semra Doğandağ. (2002)
  A.11 A Behavior-based Design for Purposeful Navigation and Map Construction. Msc Thesis. Özgür Alan. (2002)
  A.12 A Collaboration Tool for Distance Education. Msc Thesis. H. Özgür Değirmenci. (2002)
  A.13 A Machine Learning Approach to Two-voice Counterpoint Composition. Msc Thesis. Kamil Adiloğlu. (2002)
  A.14 Workflow Process Definition Tool. Msc Thesis. Handan (Seyrek) İnalpolat. (2002)
  A.15 Using Criticalities as a Heuristic for Answer Set Programming. Msc Thesis. Orkunt Sabuncu. (2002)
  A.16 A Temporal neuro-fuzzy approach for time series analysis. Phd Thesis. N. Arzu Şişman Yılmaz. (2003)
  A.17 A behavior based robot control system architecture using neuro-fuzzy approach. Msc Thesis. Demet Öğüt. (2003)
  A.18 Location-based mobile commerce using mobile agents. Msc Thesis. Murat Yakıcı. (2003)
  A.19 A behavior based robot control system architecture for navigation in environments with randomly allocated walls. Msc Thesis. Berrin Altuntaş. (2003)
  A.20 Development of an Intelligent Tutoring System for Online education. Msc Thesis. Yalın Yeşiltaş. (2003)
  A.21 Bayesian Learning Under Nonnormality. Msc Thesis. Yıldız Elif Yılmaz. (2004)
  A.22 Data mining for rule discovery in relational databases. Msc Thesis. Serkan Toprak. (2004)
  A.23 Comparison of rough MLP and rough RBF using fuzzy attributes. Msc Thesis. Hülya Vural. (2004)
  A.24 A study in combinatorial auctions . Msc Thesis. Betül Bilge. (2004)
  A.25 A Control System Using Behaviour Hierarchies and Neuro-Fuzzy Approach. Msc Thesis. Dilek Arslan. (2005)
  A.26 Memetic Algortihms For Timetabling Problems In Private Teaching Institutions. Msc Thesis. Deniz Aldoğan. (2005)
  A.27 Animating Character Navigation, Using Motion Graphs. Msc Thesis. Gazihan Alankuş. (2005)
  A.28 Ontology-Based Semantic Retrieval of Video Contents Using Metadata. Msc Thesis. Samet Akpınar. (2007)
  A.29 Modellıng And Predıctıng Bındıng Affınıty Of Pcp-Lıke Compounds Usıng Machıne Learnıng Methods. Msc Thesis. Özlem Erdaş. (2007)
  A.30 A MULTI-AGENT ADAPTIVE LEARNING SYSTEM FOR DISTANCE EDUCATION. Phd Thesis. FATMA CEMİLE SERÇE. (2008)
  A.31 IMPROVEMENT OF CORPUS-BASED SEMANTIC WORD SIMILARITY USING VECTOR SPACE MODEL. Msc Thesis. YUNUS EMRE ESİN. (2009)
  A.32 USING SOCIAL GRAPHS IN ONE-CLASS COLLABORATIVE FILTERING PROBLEM. Msc Thesis. HAMZA KAYA. (2009)
  A.33 USING MODEL GENERATION THEOREM PROVERS FOR THE COMPUTATION OF ANSWER SETS. Phd Thesis. ORKUNT SABUNCU. (2009)
  A.34 WEB BASED MOVIE RECOMMENDATION SYSTEM. Msc Thesis. GÖZDE ÖZBAL. (2009)
  A.35 Ontology Population Using Human Computation. Msc Thesis. K. Gencay Evirgen. (2009)
  A.36 A CONTENT BOOSTED COLLABORATIVE FILTERING APPROACH FOR RECOMMENDER SYSTEMS BASED ON MULTI LEVEL AND BIDIRECTIONAL TRUST DATA. Msc Thesis. FERHAT ŞAHİNKAYA. (2010)
  A.37 A HYBRID RECOMMENDATION SYSTEM CAPTURING THE EFFECT OF TIME AND DEMOGRAPHIC DATA. Msc Thesis. FULYA OKTAY. (2010)
  A.38 ONTOLOGY LEARNING AND QUESTION ANSWERING(QA) SYSTEMS. Msc Thesis. MELTEM BAŞKURT. (2010)
  A.39 PROBABILISTIC LATENT SEMANTIC ANALYSIS BASED FRAMEWORK FOR HYBRID SOCIAL RECOMMENDER SYSTEMS. Msc Thesis. ERKİN ERYOL. (2010)
  A.40 WEB BASED MOVIE RECOMMENDATION SYSTEM. Msc Thesis. HİLAL KARAMAN. (2010)
  A.41 ONTOLOGY POPULATION USING HUMAN COMPUTATION. Msc Thesis. GENCAY KEMAL EVİRGEN. (2010)
  A.42 HIERARCHICAL BEHAVIOR CATEGORIZATION USING CORRELATION BASED ADAPTIVE RESONANCE THEORY. Phd Thesis. MUSTAFA YAVAŞ. (2011)
  A.43 TEXT SUMMARIZATION USING LATENT SEMANTIC ANALYSIS METHOD. Msc Thesis. MAKBULE GÜLÇİN ÖZSOY. (2011)
  A.44 PREDICTING THE EFFECT OF HYDROPHOBICITY AND ELECTROSTATIC POTENTIAL SURFACE ON BINDING AFFINITY OF PCP-LIKE COMPOUNDS USING MACHINE LEARNING METHODS. Msc Thesis. MİNE YOLDAŞ. (2011)
  A.45 CONTENT BOOSTED COLLABORATIVE FILTERING EMPOWERED BY PIP (PROXIMITY-IMPACT-POPULARITY) SIMILARITY MEASURE AND TFIDF TECHNIQUE. Msc Thesis. HASSANE NATU HASSANE CABIR. (2012)
  A.46 SIMPLE AND COMPLEX BEHAVIOR LEARNING USING BEHAVIOR HIDDEN MARKOV MODEL AND COBART. Phd Thesis. SEYİT SABRİ SEYHAN. (2013)
  A.47 PREDICTING THE BINDING AFFINITIES OF DRUG-PROTEIN INTERACTION BY ANALYZING THE IMAGES OF BINDING SITES. Phd Thesis. ÖZLEM ERDAŞ. (2013)
  A.48 DEVELOPING A SCALABLE COLLABORATIVE FILTERING SYSTEM USING DISTANCE MEASURES OF SOCIAL NETWORK. Msc Thesis. İSMAİL MELİH ÖNEM. (2013)
  A.49 VARIABLE SHAPED DETECTOR: A NEGATIVE SELECTION ALGORITHM. Phd Thesis. ZAFER ATASER. (2013)
  A.50 CLASSIFICATION OF ELECTRICITY CUSTOMERS BASED ON REAL CONSUMPTION VALUES USING DATA MINING AND MACHINE LEARNING TECHNIQUES AND ITS CORRESPONDING APPLICATIONS. Msc Thesis. MUHAMMET TUĞBERK İŞYAPAR. (2013)
  A.51 3D Analysis of the Binding Sites for Predicting Binding Affinities in Drug Design. Msc Thesis. Ali Osman Ataç. (2014)
  A.52 DETECTION OF CHURNERS IN INTERNET GAMES USING CRM APPROACH: A CASE STUDY PISHTI PLUS. Msc Thesis. PELİN ERCAN. (2015)
  A.53 DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF PATIENT BASED E-HEALTH PLATFORM FOR SUSTAINABLE HEALTH CARE SERVICE. Msc Thesis. SALİHA İREM BEŞİK. (2015)
  A.54 SUPERVISED AND REINFORCEMENT LEARNING IN FULLY OBSERVABLE, CONTINUOUS AND REAL-TIME GAME ENVIRONMENTS. Msc Thesis. ÖMER BAYKAL. (2016)
  A.55 INTEGRATING VISUAL AND INTERACTIVE SEMANTICS. Phd Thesis. YUNUS EMRE ESİN. (2017)
  A.56 AN ONTOLOGY-BASED EXPERT SYSTEM TO DETECT SERVICE LEVEL AGREEMENT VIOLATIONS. Msc Thesis. ALPER KARAMANLIOĞLU. (2017)
  A.57 IMAGE ANNOTATION AND CLASSIFICATION USING DEEP LEARNING METHODS. Msc Thesis. ÇAĞRI UTKU AKPAK. (2017)

Project Work

  A.1 BADE Projesi Kapsamında İnternet üzerinde Ders Hazırlamak için Akıllı Yazarlık Sistemi. DPT, 1 JANUARY 1998 - 1 DECEMBER 2000. Researcher .
  A.2 Agent-based Distributed Information Systems. French Embassy, 1 JANUARY 1999 - 1 DECEMBER 1999. Coordinator .
  A.3 Distributed and Cooperative Information Systems. French Embassy in Turkey, 1 JANUARY 1999 - 1 DECEMBER 2001. Coordinator .
  A.4 Kendiliğinden Geri Çekilme Yöntemini Kullanarak Kural Çıkaran Nöral Ağ Sistemi. Research Fund, 1 MAY 1999 - 1 MAY 2000. Coordinator .
  A.5 Uzaktan Eğitim için Akıllı Bilgi Sistemi Geliştirme. Research Fund, 1 MAY 1999 - 1 MAY 2000. Coordinator .
  A.6 Bilgisayar Ağına Dayalı Eğitim (BADE) . DPT, 1 JANUARY 1999 - 1 DECEMBER 2000. Researcher .
  A.7 Kendiliğinden Geri Çekilme Yöntemi Kullanarak Kural Çıkaran Nöral Ağ Sistemi. Research Fund, 1 MAY 1999 - 1 MAY 2001. Coordinator .
  A.8 Uzaktan Eğitim için Akıllı Bilgi Sistemi Geliştirme . Research Fund, 1 MAY 1999 - 1 MAY 2000. Coordinator .
  A.9 Kendiliğinden Geri Çekilme Yöntemini Kullanarak Kural Çıkaran Nöral Ağ Sistemi. AFP, 1 MAY 1999 - 1 MAY 2002. Coordinator .
  A.10 The Virtual International Collaborative University. TÜBİTAK-NSF, 1 OCTOBER 2000 - 1 OCTOBER 2002. Coordinator .
  A.11 Virtual Collaborative University. NSF-TÜBİTAK, 1 OCTOBER 2000 - 1 SEPTEMBER 2002. Coordinator .
  A.12 The Virtual International Collaborative University. NSF-TÜBİTAK, 1 OCTOBER 2000 - 1 OCTOBER 2003. Coordinator .
  A.13 Agent-based Distributed Information Systems. French Embassy, 1 JANUARY 2000 - 1 DECEMBER 2001. Coordinator .
  A.14 Realistic Applications of Action Languages for Workflow Management. TÜBİTAK-NSF, 1 MAY 2001 - 1 MAY 2004. Coordinator .
  A.15 Realistic Applications of Action Languages for Workflow Management . NSF-TÜBİTAK, 1 MAY 2001 - 1 MAY 2004. Coordinator .
  A.16 Realistic Applications of Action Languages for Workflow Management. TÜBİTAK-NSF, 1 MAY 2001 - 1 MAY 2003. Coordinator .
  A.17 Davranış-Tabanlı Robotik Uygulamaları. TÜBİTAK, 1 AUGUST 2002 - 1 FEBRUARY 2005. Coordinator .
  A.18 Davranış-Tabanlı Robotik Uygulamaları . TÜBİTAK, 1 AUGUST 2002 - 1 AUGUST 2004. Coordinator .
  A.19 Davranış-Tabanlı Robotik Uygulamaları. TÜBİTAK, 1 AUGUST 2002 - 1 AUGUST 2004. Coordinator .
  A.20 Mobil Yazılım Ajanları ile Yer Temelli Mobil Ticaret. BAP, 1 JANUARY 2002 - 1 JANUARY 2003. Coordinator .
  A.21 Davranış-Tabanlı Robotik Uygulamaları (Behavior-based Robotics Applications. BAP, 1 JANUARY 2002 - 1 JANUARY 2003. Coordinator .
  A.22 Otonom robotlar için yeni bir mimari gerçekleştirimi. METU, 1 OCTOBER 2003 - 1 SEPTEMBER 2006. Coordinator .
  A.23 ODTÜ Bilişim Teknolojileri Mükemmeliyet Merkez Projesi (METU-ISTEC) . TUBİTAK Projects , 1 JUNE 2006 - 1 APRIL 2008. Researcher .
  A.24 METU-ISTEC. TUBİTAK, 1 JUNE 2006 - 1 NOVEMBER 2007. Researcher .
  A.25 Kişisel Video Bilgi Sistemi. BAP-1 (Excluding thesis supports) , 1 APRIL 2007 - 1 MARCH 2009. Researcher .
  A.26 Uluslararası İnşaat Projeleri İçin Çok Aracılı Bir Risk Modelleme Platformunun Geliştirilmesi. TUBİTAK Projects , 1 OCTOBER 2007 - 1 OCTOBER 2010. Researcher .
  A.27 HCC: Improving the Performance of Global Software Development Learning Teams. NSF , 1 JUNE 2007 - 1 JUNE 2010. Local Coordinator .
  A.28 Uluslararası İnşaat Projeleri İçin Çok Araçlı bir Risk Modelleme Platformunun Geliştirilmesi. TUBİTAK Projects , 1 OCTOBER 2007 - 1 APRIL 2010. Researcher .
  A.29 Türkçe Soru-Cevaplama Sistemi (An Ontology-Based Turkish Question-Answering System) . BAP-2(DPT) (Excluding OYP and other Projects coordinated by President’s office) , 1 APRIL 2007 - 1 MARCH 2009. Local Coordinator .
  A.30 Türkçe Soru-Cevaplama Sistemi. BAP-1 (Excluding thesis supports) , 1 APRIL 2007 - 1 MARCH 2009. Local Coordinator .
  A.31 Kişisel Video Bilgi Sistemi (A Personal Multimedia Knowledge Management System System) . BAP-2(DPT) (Excluding OYP and other Projects coordinated by President’s office) , 1 APRIL 2007 - 1 MARCH 2009. Researcher .
  A.32 Uluslararası İnşaat Projeleri İçin Çok Araçlı bir Risk Modelleme Platformunun Geliştirilmesi. TUBİTAK Projects , 1 OCTOBER 2007 - 1 APRIL 2010. Researcher .
  A.33 Kişisel Video Bilgi Yönetim Sistemleri için bir Çatı Geliştirilmesi. TUBİTAK Projects , 1 JANUARY 2008 - 1 FEBRUARY 2011. Researcher .
  A.34 Kişisel Video Bilgi Yönetim Sistemleri İçin bir Çatı Geliştirilmesi. TUBİTAK Projects , 1 FEBRUARY 2008 - 1 FEBRUARY 2011. Researcher .
  A.35 Elektrik Abonelerinin Gerçek Tüketim Verilerine Dayalı Sınıflandırılması. SANTEZ, AFAD, Development Agency, TAEK, SAYP, TUJJB, SSM , Ministries (all ministries except Ministry of development), BOREN , 1 JUNE 2012 - 1 DECEMBER 2013. Local Coordinator .
  A.36 Elektrik Abonelerinin Gerçek Tüketim Verilerine Dayalı Sınıflandırılması. Projects within the scope of Development of Collaborations between University and Industry SAN-TEZ, TUBITAK 1505 etc. , 1 JUNE 2012 - 1 DECEMBER 2013. Local Coordinator .
  A.37 Kamu Mali Yönetim Ontolojisi. Teknokent Project and Consultancy Teknokent Project and Consultancy STRATEK Stratejik Teknolojiler Ar-Ge Ltd.Şti., 1 JANUARY 2013 - 1 DECEMBER 2013. Researcher .
  A.38 Ontoloji Tabanlı Karar Destek Sistemi. Projects within the scope of Development of Collaborations between University and Industry SAN-TEZ, TUBITAK 1505 etc. , 1 MARCH 2014 - 1 FEBRUARY 2017. Local Coordinator .
  A.39 Ontoloji Tabanlı Karar Destek Sistemi. Projects within the scope of Development of Collaborations between University and Industry SAN-TEZ, TUBITAK 1505 etc. , 1 MARCH 2014 - 1 FEBRUARY 2017. Local Coordinator .
  A.40 Ontoloji Tabanlı Karar Destek Sistemi. Projects within the scope of Development of Collaborations between University and Industry SAN-TEZ, TUBITAK 1505 etc. , 1 MARCH 2014 - 1 FEBRUARY 2017. Local Coordinator .
  A.41 Ontoloji Tabanlı Karar Destek Sistemi. Projects within the scope of Development of Collaborations between University and Industry SAN-TEZ, TUBITAK 1505 etc. , 1 MARCH 2014 - 1 FEBRUARY 2017. Local Coordinator .
  A.42 Anlamsal Karmaşık Olay İşleme Tabanlı Veri Analitiği Destekli SLA Yönetim Sistemi. Teknokent Project and Consultancy Teknokent Project and Consultancy Firmaya ait TEYDEB projesi olduğu için toplam bütçeyi bilmiy, 1 OCTOBER 2016 - 1 JUNE 2017. Researcher .
  A.43 Sıra Tabanlı Oyunlar için Sinirsel Tabanlı, Kendi Kendine Öğrenen Yapay Zeka Ajanlarının bir Hizmet Olarak Sunulması. Teknokent Project and Consultancy Teknokent Project and Consultancy Firmaya ait proje olduğu için toplam bütçeyi bilmiyorum, 1 MARCH 2017 - 1 FEBRUARY 2018. Researcher .
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