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    • Mining web images for concept learning 

      Golge, Eren (Bilkent University, 2014-08)
      We attack the problem of learning concepts automatically from noisy Web image search results. The idea is based on discovering common characteristics shared among category images by posing two novel methods that are able ...
    • The minority issue in the context of Turkey-EU relations 

      Laçin, Ercan (Bilkent University, 2002)
      For 200 years, Turkey has moved towards the West. Membership in the European Union (EU) forms the apogee of this endeavor. The European Helsinki Summit can be considered as the institutionalization of this process and ...
    • Minority rights regime in Turkey and the European regional organizations 

      Soner, B. Ali (Bilkent University, 2004)
      This thesis examines the framework of minority rights in the context of Turkey and the European-regional organizations focusing on the ways of accommodating two interrelated dimensions of minority conditions: ...
    • Mirna based identification of prostate cancer by investigation of urinary exosomes 

      Bozbeyoğlu, Naz (Bilkent University, 2020-08)
      Prostate cancer is one of the most incident cancer subtypes with high mortality rate. Currently, diagnosis of prostate cancer is based on rectal examination, Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) testing and biopsy. Normal range ...
    • miRNA-mRNA interaction network regulating chemotherapy resistance in triple negative breast cancer 

      Assidicky, Ridho (Bilkent University, 2019-07)
      Triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) is the most aggressive breast cancer subtype, lacking the expression of the estrogen receptor (ER), progesterone receptor (PR) and human epidermal growth factor receptor-2 (HER2). ...
    • Misconceptions in biology education: a review of relevant research 

      Kumandaş, Bahar (Bilkent University, 2015-05)
      Misconceptions are an obstacle to comprehend scientific phenomena. Since misconceptions are a significant problem at all levels of education, studies have been increasing in the field of biology education. The aim of the ...
    • Missed flight cover design 

      Çelik, Beyza (Bilkent University, 2019-07)
      Missed flight cover is an option with a price and validity period and is a source of ancillary revenues for the airline companies and helps passengers, who missed their flights, resume their journeys at reduced costs. ...
    • Mitigating anti-Americanism in Turkey through public diplomacy 

      Watson, Forrest (Bilkent University, 2007)
      Record-high anti-Americanism in Turkey goes deeper than the ongoing Iraq War. The build-up to and aftermath of the U.S. invasion of Turkey’s neighbor ignited preexisting sensitivities in Turkey due to its past relations ...
    • Mixtures of charged-neutral superfluids 

      Ünal, Fatmanur (Bilkent University, 2016-12)
      Motivated by the developments of artificial magnetic fields (AMFs) enabling cou- pling to the neutral particles of ultracold quantum gases, we have theoretically studied charged-neutral mixtures in various settings. The ...
    • MMIC mixers 

      Özgür, Mehmet (Bilkent University, 1996)
      New ways of achieving broadband, low-cost, reliable mixers are investigated. Resistive MESFET mixer topology is the main focus of this work. Despite the accurate modeling difficulties of resistive mode operation, promising ...
    • MMIC VCO design 

      Erdem, Aykut (Bilkent University, 1995)
      In this study, three voltage controlled oscillator (VCO) circuits are realised using Monolithic Microwave Integrated Circuit (MMIC) technology. Two of the VCOs are in the capacitive feedback topology, whereas the last ...
    • A mobile ammunition distribution system design on the battlefield 

      Toyoğlu, Hünkar (Bilkent University, 2010)
      Ammunition has been the most prominent factor in determining the outcome of combat. In this dissertation we study a military logistics problem in which ammunition requirements of the combat units, which are located on ...
    • Mobile blood donation logistics : case for Turkish Red Crescent 

      Şahinyazan, Feyza Güliz (Bilkent University, 2012)
      Blood transfusion is one of the most critical operations in various medical interventions. Currently, the only authorized way of securing the required blood for transfusion is through voluntary donations. For this reason, ...
    • Mobile health services for rubal areas in Turkey : a case study for Burdur 

      Kurugöl, Damla (Bilkent University, 2013)
      Currently, healthcare services in urban areas are provided by family health centers coordinated by community health centers. By the application of family physician based system, it is planned to provide mobile healthcare ...
    • Mobile image search using multi-image queries 

      Çalışır, Fatih (Bilkent University, 2015-08)
      Visual search has evolved over the years, according to the demand of users. Single image query search systems are inadequate to represent a query object, because they are limited to a single view of the object. Therefore, ...
    • Model based methods for the control and planning of running robots 

      Arslan, Ömür (Bilkent University, 2009)
      The Spring-Loaded Inverted Pendulum (SLIP) model has long been established as an effective and accurate descriptive model for running animals of widely differing sizes and morphologies. Not surprisingly, the ability of ...
    • Model description of friction on planar and buckled two dimensional materials 

      Uzlu, Hasan Burkay (Bilkent University, 2018-01)
      The law of friction has been known since the 18th century but yet, the development on the tribology field was established in the last decades mainly by the invention of frictional force microscope (FFM), which enabled ...
    • Model field particles with positional appearance learning for sports player tracking 

      Baysal, Sermetcan (Bilkent University, 2016-06)
      Tracking multiple players is crucial to analyzing sports videos in real time. Yet, illumination variations, background clutter, frequent occlusions among players who look similar in low-resolution, and non-linear motion ...
    • A model for a proficiency/final achievement test for use at Erciyes University Preparatory School 

      Balkaya, Faruk (Bilkent University, 1994)
      The goal of this study was to develop and pilot a model of a test based on course objectives that could be used for both a proficiency test and an achievement test for Erciyes University Preparatory School (EUPS) and that ...