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    • Danubian border in the second half of the 16th century : revolution and transformation, tradition and continuation on the eve of a new era 

      Ocaklı, Nuray (Bilkent University, 2013)
      This study focuses on pre-Ottoman Turkic presence and their remainings as the first phase of the Turkic presence and examines how the Ottomans adapted, re-organized and re-structured the existing military organizations, ...
    • Dark current control in InAs/GaSb superlattice photodetectors 

      Muti, Abdullah (Bilkent University, 2013)
      Bose-Einstein Condensation (BEC) was introduced by Einstein 1925. It took 70 years to confirm BEC by experiments. BEC creates a suitable environment to observe macroscopic-quantum behavior. Condensates consist of ultracold ...
    • The dark night : representing urban anxieties in contemporary superhero films 

      Okay, Damla (Bilkent University, 2011)
      The comic book superhero is one of the most important cultural products of the United States. From the second quarter of the 20th century on, the iconic and allusional images of the larger-than-life superheroes in colorful ...
    • Data acquisition system design for acoustic microscopy 

      Baştürkmen, Nadir Zafer (Bilkent University, 1996)
      Conventional acoustic microscopes suffer from the complexity and low speed of their scanning mechanisms. The frame rates of these instruments are low, while their cost are high. In this work, a data acquisition system ...
    • Data analytics for alarm management systems 

      Solmaz, Selçuk Emre (Bilkent University, 2017-04)
      Mobile network operators run Operations Support Systems (OSS) that produce vast amounts of alarm events. These events can have different significance levels, domains, and also can trigger other ones. Network Operators face ...
    • Data decomposition techniques for parallel tree-based k-means clustering 

      Şen, Cenk (Bilkent University, 2002)
      The main computation in the k-means clustering is distance calculations between cluster centroids and patterns. As the number of the patterns and the number of centroids increases, time needed to complete computations ...
    • Data dissemination strategies for mobile peer-to-peer information systems with applications to healthcare 

      Özbekoğlu, Fatih Melih (Bilkent University, 2009)
      Peer-to-peer (P2P) architecture is becoming increasingly popular for various applications, replacing the classical Client-Server architecture. With the enhanced capabilities of mobile devices (PDAs, mobile phones, etc.) ...
    • Data distribution and performance optimization models for parallel data mining 

      Özkural, Eray (Bilkent University, 2013)
      We have embarked upon a multitude of approaches to improve the efficiency of selected fundamental tasks in data mining. The present thesis is concerned with improving the efficiency of parallel processing methods for ...
    • Data modeling and querying for video databases 

      Dönderler, Mehmet Emin (Bilkent University, 2002)
      With the advances in information technology, the amount of multimedia data captured, produced and stored is increasing rapidly. As a consequence, multimedia content is widely used for many applications in today’s world, ...
    • Data sensitive approximate query approaches in metric spaces 

      Dilek, Merve (Bilkent University, 2011)
      Similarity searching is the task of retrieval of relevant information from datasets. We are particularly interested in datasets that contain complex and unstructured data such as images, videos, audio recordings, protein ...
    • Data-driven synthesis of realistic human motion using motion graphs 

      Dirican, Hüseyin (Bilkent University, 2014)
      Realistic human motions is an essential part of diverse range of media, such as feature films, video games and virtual environments. Motion capture provides realistic human motion data using sensor technology. However, ...
    • A database for evaluating stocks trading in ISE 

      Kaya, Arda (Bilkent University, 1994)
      This thesis is a design of a database that will store and manage the data of Istanbul Stock Exchange. The system is capable of storing the data of all companies for the time periods defined, adjusting price data to ...
    • Daylight penetration in atrium spaces 

      Özdamar, Murat (Bilkent University, 1998)
      In today's world, one of the most important factors is energy saving. The proper use of daylight is one of the most important ways of it. The aim of this thesis is to study the effects of daylight in the atrium well and ...
    • Daylighting and its effects on interior atmospheres 

      Tevfikler, Ayşe Banu (Bilkent University, 1996)
      In this work, daylighting has been studied from its effect on the interior atmosphere point of view. This required investigating the scope that it can be employed as a design element for the built form. Within this aspect, ...
    • De-territorializing minority rights: the application of non-territorial autonomy for dispersed minority communities 

      Namlı, Kaan (Bilkent University, 2016-06)
      The traditional understanding of self-determination vis-à-vis territory is problematic in addressing the needs of dispersed and/or migrant populations, and alternative arrangements of self-determination must be examined. ...
    • Debates on the future role of nuclear weapons 

      Özer, Özkan (Bilkent University, 2002)
      Nuclear weapons are the most destructive power of the world, because of their inherited and unique potential capability to destroy the humanity in a matter of minutes. While some experts have perceived them as the main ...
    • Deblurring text images affected by multiple kernels 

      Dizdarer, Tolga (Bilkent University, 2018-06)
      Image deblurring is one of the widely studied and challenging problems in image recovery. It is an estimation problem dealing with restoration of a linearly transformed image that is additional disturbed with noise. In ...
    • Debris removal during disaster response phase : a case for Turkey 

      Şahin, Halenur (Bilkent University, 2013)
      In this study, a methodology to provide emergency relief supplies to the disaster affected regions is developed. As a result of destructive effects of disasters, debris, which is the ruin and wreckage of the structures, ...
    • Decentralized blocking zeros in the control of large scale systems 

      Ünyelioğlu, Konur Alp (Bilkent University, 1992)
      lu lliis lliesi.s, a luuiiber ot syiithe.sis problems i'or linear. ninc-invariauL, iiiiite-cliuieiiSioiial sysiems are adclres.se(l. It i.s sliown that tlie lu'w concejU of (l·.': m inili zed blocking zeros \s as ...
    • A decision consultancy case on strategy formulation of a livestock project 

      Akar, Mustafa (Bilkent University, 1994)
      The purpose of this thesis is to assist in a project that combines decision support mechanisms and their probable results to assist top management in decision making. Government regulation obliges the subject firm to enter ...