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    • 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 ...
    • Deciphering IKBKE involvement in hepatocellular cancer HEPG2 cells 

      Xhafa, Erta (Bilkent University, 2020-07)
      Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the second leading cause of cancer related deaths worldwide. The reasons behind high mortality in HCC patients include late diagnosis and lack of therapeutic option. Sorafenib is the only ...
    • 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 ...
    • A Decision support system for shelter site selection with GIS intergration : case for Turkey 

      Kılcı, Fırat (Bilkent University, 2012)
      In this study, a methodology for locating shelter sites after a disaster is developed. Currently, in Turkey, Turkish Red Crescent is responsible for selecting the location of shelter areas. First, they identify the ...
    • A decision support tool for fund management 

      Polatoğlu, Melike Aslı (Bilkent University, 1994)
      The purpose of this thesis is (1) to provide an overview for asset liability management approach to the bank management, and (2) to develop a tool for the senior management of a bank, which will be useful for the decision ...
    • The decision-making process of Turkey deploying Turkish troops to Korea 

      Tek, Hakan (Bilkent University, 2005)
      This thesis examines the foreign policy decision-making process and its functioning in Turkey (especially in Turkey’s troop deployment decisions) within the context of the Korean War. Turkish Foreign Policy (TFP) shifted ...
    • Decoherence in open quantum systems : a realistic approach 

      Savran, Kerim (Bilkent University, 2006)
      Decoherence mechanisms of opcu quantum systems ın intcraction with an enviromental bath is investigated using the master equation formalism. Widely used two-level approximation is questioned.
    • Decomposable sums and their implications on naturally quasiconvex risk measures 

      Bilir, Barış (Bilkent University, 2020-09)
      When measuring risk in finance, it is natural to expect that risk decreases with diversification. For risk measures, convexity and quasiconvexity are the two properties which capture the concept of diversification. In ...