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    • Wireless metamaterial-inspired rotation sensors 

      Gargari, Ali Maleki (Bilkent University, 2017-07)
      Recently steel construction structures have been attracting increasingly more attention due to the speed and ease of their construction. However, to detect potential damages in these structures, long-term and cost-effective ...
    • Wireless radio frequency sensors for structural health monitoring 

      Ertuğrul, Hatice (Bilkent University, 2011)
      Structural health monitoring (SHM) is fundamentally important in civil engineering. Sensing transient changes in strain build-up of a construction is essential for determining and assessing mechanical health of its ...
    • Wireless thin-film microwave resonators for sensing and marking 

      Alipour, Akbar (Bilkent University, 2017-06)
      Rapid progress in wireless microwave technology has attracted increasing interest for high-performance wireless devices. The thin- lm microwave technology is now evolving into the mainstream of applications but signi ...
    • WIZ-dynamic web-based course presentation system 

      Özhan, Ozan (Bilkent University, 1997)
      The educational potential of the World-Wide-Web is clear. It provides not only a means of communication, but, just as importantly, a means for storing and conveniently accessing a massive amount of information. Such ...
    • WNT/(formula)-Catenin signaling pathway activation in epithelial cancers 

      Benhaj, Khemais (Bilkent University, 2006)
      Wnt signaling is involved in a large set of cellular and developmental processes, and when mis-regulated can lead to both degenerative diseases and many types of cancer. The involvement of Wnt signaling was already well ...
    • Women and peace: from the perspective of Palestinian women 

      El-Atrash, Hala A. (Bilkent University, 1995)
      This research is an introductory study on the topic Women and Peace from the viewpoint of Palestinian women. Its main argument is that social factors offer the best explanation for relevant relationships that have been ...
    • Women and precarity in contemporary cinema 

      Akın, Kaan (Bilkent University, 2017-09)
      This thesis mainly focuses on precarity and the terms related with it such as precariat (as a social class), precariousness, and precarization. Within this sociological framework, six films from national cinema of Turkey ...
    • Women in Love as a polyphonic novel 

      Uzundemir, Özlem (Bilkent University, 1991)
      Lawrence’s critics have tended to analyse his novel Women in Love by explaining what the novel "means", and treating the author as an omniscient presence, who organises the plot and the characterisation. This type of ...
    • Women's employment in Southern Europe: the impact of the European Union on women's advancement in the labor market 

      Yüksel, Ayşin Linda (Bilkent University, 1999)
      The main purpose of this study is to demonstrate the impact o f the European Union on women’s labor market advancement in Southern Europe. This study rvill focus on the changes (if any) that Southern European women have ...
    • Word-based compression in full-text retrieval systems 

      Selçuk, Ali Aydın (Bilkent University, 1995)
      Large space requirement of a full-text retrieval system can be reduced significantly by data compression. In this study, the problem of compressing the main text of a full-text retrieval system is addressed and performance ...
    • Workers of the Ereğli-Zonguldak coal basin, 1848-1922 

      Aytekin, Erden Attila (Bilkent University, 2001)
      This thesis focuses on the workers in Ereğli-Zonguldak coal basin, the most important mining region in the Ottoman Empire. The operation in the basin started in 1848, and in the course of the three quarter-centuries that ...
    • The world in-between : cinematography 

      Yavuz, Nur (Bilkent University, 2000)
      And cinema. The importance of saying and... and...and.... Images neither starts nor ends, they occupy the in-between. Cinema and philosophy come together to show the power of the in-between. Images understood as such ...
    • Write in class or write at home? 

      Turgut, Elçin (Bilkent University, 2010)
      This study investigated the influence of writing context on the quality of students‘ writing assignments and composing processes. The study also examined the attitudes of students towards writing assignments composed in ...
    • Writing portfolio assessment and inter-rater reliability at Yıldız Technical University School of Foreign Languages Basic English Department 

      Türkkorur, Asuman (Bilkent University, 2005)
      This research study investigated the use of writing portfolios and their assessment by raters. In particular it compared the inter-rater reliability of the portfolio assessment criteria currently in use and the new ...
    • Writing strategies in Turkish- English bilingual context: a case study 

      Er, Fatma (Bilkent University, 2018-07)
      The aim of this study is to examine the writing strategies which were conducted on 164 high school students in Turkish- English bilingual context, for determining the mostly used writing strategies and whether there are ...
    • The writing strategies of three freshman students at Middle East Technical University 

      Alpaslan, Özge (Bilkent University, 2002)
      One of the baffling areas for the designers and instructors of EAP programs is that of academic writing. What academic writing exactly includes, what parts of it and how it should be taught, are issues that have been ...
    • Written complexity developmental stages of Turkish EFL learners in argumentative writing 

      Atak, Nesrin (Bilkent University, 2019-07)
      This study aimed (a) to identify written grammatical complexity (i.e., syntactic complexity) stage(s) and grammatical functions of undergraduate Turkish EFL students based on Biber et al.’s (2011) framework for grammatical ...
    • X chromosome inactivation in female predisposition to autoimmunity 

      Uz, Elif (Bilkent University, 2008)
      The high female preponderance is thought to be important in identifying the etiological factors. Sex hormones, pregnancy related microchimerism, and environmental factors are investigated as likely candidates. Disturbed ...
    • X-band CPW high power amplifier design by GAN based MMIC technology 

      Yılmaz, Burak Alptuğ (Bilkent University, 2016-06)
      The developments in defense industry, telecommunication and satellite systems have gradually increased the necessities for the small and compact Power Ampli- fiers (PAs) with high output powers and gains. Monolithic Microwave ...
    • X-band low phase noise mmic vco & high power mmic spdt design 

      Osmanoğlu, Sinan (Bilkent University, 2014)
      Generally the tuning bandwidth (BW) of a VCO is smaller than the tuning BW of the resonant circuit itself. Using proper components with right topology can handle this problem. In order to overcome this problem and improve ...