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    • Automatic detection of salient objects and spatial relations in videos for a video database system 

      Sevilmiş, T.; Baştan M.; Güdükbay U.; Ulusoy, Ö. (Elsevier BV, 2008-10)
      Multimedia databases have gained popularity due to rapidly growing quantities of multimedia data and the need to perform efficient indexing, retrieval and analysis of this data. One downside of multimedia databases is the ...
    • Commonsense aspects of buying and selling 

      Akman, V.; Ersan, M. (Taylor & Francis Inc., 1996)
      We describe an experimental approach toward implementing a commonsense "microtheory" for buying and selling. Our prototype system characterizes how intelligent agents hold items and money, how they buy and sell items, and ...
    • Compiler directed network-on-chip reliability enhancement for chip multiprocessors 

      Ozturk, O.; Kandemir, M.; Irwin, M. J.; Narayanan, S.H. K. (Association for Computing Machinery, 2010-04)
      Chip multiprocessors (CMPs) are expected to be the building blocks for future computer systems. While architecting these emerging CMPs is a challenging problem on its own, programming them is even more challenging. As the ...
    • Confidential revenue and profit forecasts by management and financial analysts : evidence from Turkey 

      Seçilmiş, Kahraman Büge
      This study is a rei.) 1 i''nf· ion oi a study conducted by Schreuder and Klaassen in the Netheilands, in 1984 called "Confidential Revenue and Profit Forecasts by Management and Financial Analysts". The aim of the study ...
    • Dynamic financial planning: certainty equivalents, stochastic constraints and functional conjugate duality 

      Jefferson, T. R.; Scott, C. H. (Taylor & Francis, 2005)
      This paper studies portfolios under risk and stochastic constraints. Certainty equivalents combine risk aversion and exponential utility to form the objective. Budget and stochastic constraints on the account balance are ...
    • Exploring the impact of technological competence development on speed and NPD program performance 

      Acur, N.; Kandemir, D.; De Weerd‐Nederhof, P. C.; Song, M. (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, 2010)
      With growing levels of competition across industries, technological competence is increasingly viewed as crucial for businesses to maintain their long‐term competitive advantage. Although there are many theoretical arguments ...
    • Keeping the pace in CS-1 through the use of CMS 

      Kültür, C. (2009)
      In this poster, it is aimed to share the experience of using course management systems (CMS) in a CS-1 course. The aim was to focus on the individual needs of students while learning programming. Creating a social online ...
    • Managementality: management as a political mentality 

      Altunok, Gülbanu (Bilkent University, 2000)
      This thesis is an attempt to explain and explore the social and political implications o f ‘management’ as a practice and theory of knowledge. In this respect the historical formation of management discipline, its basic ...
    • Optimal stopping problems for asset management 

      Dayanık, S.; Egami, M. (2012)
      An asset manager invests the savings of some investors in a portfolio of defaultable bonds. The manager pays the investors coupons at a constant rate and receives a management fee proportional to the value of the portfolio. ...
    • Overnight borrowing, interest rates and extreme value theory 

      Gençay, R.; Selçuk, F. (Elsevier BV, 2006)
      We examine the dynamics of extreme values of overnight borrowing rates in an inter-bank money market before a financial crisis during which overnight borrowing rates rocketed up to (simple annual) 4000 percent. It is shown ...
    • Peyman Eren'in hayatı 

      Oğuzer, Derya; Eroğlu, Ayşe İrmak; Turan, Deniz; Kaytaz, Berkcan; Aytekin, Alptuğ (Bilkent University, 2018)
      Bu araştırma projesinde kendini eğitime adamış olan Peyman Eren’in hayatı araştırılmıştır. Bu araştırma kapsamında, Peyman Eren’le röportaj yapılmıştır ve Peyman Eren’in kişisel arşivinden çeşitli belgelere araştırma ...
    • Pricing and revenue management: the value of coordination 

      Kocabiyikoǧlu, A.; Popescu, I.; Stefanescu, C. (INFORMS Inst.for Operations Res.and the Management Sciences, 2014)
      The integration of systems for pricing and revenue management must trade off potential revenue gains against significant practical and technical challenges. This dilemma motivates us to investigate the value of coordinating ...
    • Why should i trust your forecasts? 

      Gönül, M. S.; Önkal D.; Goodwin, P. (International Institute of Forecasters, 2012)
      Preview Mistrust is a serious problem for organizations. So much has been written about functional biases and misaligned incentives that one wonders how anyone can trust a forecast provider. Well, now we have some studies ...