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November 2016 Academic News

November 2016 Academic News

Events reported after June 2016 Bulletin

Participation in Scientific Meetings

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Emre Özçelik of Economics Program, presented a paper at the “Management International Conference - Managing Global Changes” which took place during 1-4 June 2016 in Pula, Croatia.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Murat Fahrioğlu of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Program, participated in the “12. International Symposium on Information and Communication Technologies” as invited speaker, which took place during 6-7 June 2016 in Tuzla, Bosnia Herzegovina.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aslı Bugay of Guidance and Psychological Counseling Program, presented a paper at the “6th International Congress on Interpersonel Acceptance-Rejection” which took place during 7-10 June 2016 in Madrid, Spain.

Instr. Reza Neiriz Naghadehi of School of Foreign Languages presented a paper at the “14th International Bilkent University SEL Conference-Classrrom Assessment: Bridging Teaching, Learning and Assessment” which took place during 16-18 June 2016 in Ankara, Turkey.

Assist. Instr. Emine Çeliker of Mathematics Group presented a paper at the “Numerical Computations: Theory and Algorithms” which took place during 19-25 June 2016 in Calabria, Italy.

Sen. Instr. Talip Karanfil of School of Foreign Languages presented a paper at the “Teachers Research! İstanbul 2016 International Conference” which took place during 24-25 June 2016 in İstanbul, Turkey.

Instr. Rhian Mary Webb of School of Foreign Languages presented a paper at the “Teachers Research! İstanbul 2016 International Conference” which took place during 24-25 June 2016 in İstanbul, Turkey.

Sen. Instr. Süleyman Sercan Yüksek of School of Foreign Languages presented a paper at the “Teachers Research! İstanbul 2016 International Conference” which took place during 24-25 June 2016 in İstanbul, Turkey.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Cumali Sabah of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Program, presented a paper at the “18th Int. Conference on Transparent Optical Networks” which took place during 10-14 July 2016 in Trento, Italy.

Assist. Prof. Dr. Yeliz Yılmaz Yeşilada of Computer Engineering Program, presented a paper at the “27th ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media” which took place during 10-16 July 2016 in Halifax, Canada.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Eray Uzgören of Mechanical Engineering Program, presented papers at the  “9th International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics” which took place during 11-15 July 2016 in İstanbul, Turkey.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Cumali Sabah of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Program, presented a paper at the “4th Advanced Electromagnetics Symposium” which took place during 26-28 July 2016 in Malaga, Spain.

Dr. Seerp Roald Koudenburg of Mathematics Group, presented a talk at the "International Category Theory Conference" which took place during 7-13 August 2016 in Halifax, Canada.

Prof. Dr. Zülküf Aydın of Political Science and International Relations Program presented a paper at the “14th World Congress of Rural Sociology” which took place during 10-14 August 2016 in Toronto, Canada.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ali Muhtaroğlu ofElectrical and Electronics Engineering Program, presented a paper at the “IV. European Conf. On Renewable Energy Systems” which took place during 28-31 August 2016 in İstanbul, Turkey.

Instr. Dr. Alper Şahin of School of Foreign Languages, presented a paper at the “5th Congress on Measurement and Evaluation in Education and Psychology" which took place during 1-3 September 2016 in Antalya, Turkey.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aslı Bugay of Guidance and Psychological Counseling Program, presented a paper at the “XI. European Conference on Social and Behavioral Sciences”  which took place during 1-4 September 2016 in Rome, Italy.

Assist. Prof. Dr. Yonca Özdemir of Political Science and International Relations, presented a paper at the “2016 APSA Annual Meeting” which took place during 1-4 September 2016 in Philedelphia, USA.

Prof. Dr. Ali Yıldırım, previous Vice President, participated in  the “XI. European Conference on Social and Behavioral Sciences” as keynote speaker,  which took place during 1-4 September 2016 in Rome, Italy.

Instr. Dr. Ilknur Celik of Computer Education and Instructional Technology Program, presented a paper at the "27th ANNUAL IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications" which took place during 4-7 September 2016 in Valencia, Spain.

Instr. Dr. Burçak Özoğlu Poçan of Business Administration Program, presented a paper at the  “Work Employment and Society Conference” which took place during 6-8 September 2016 in Leeds, UK.

Inst. Dr. Nigel M. Greaves of Political Science and International Relations Program, presented a paper at the “MANCEPT Workshop 2016” which took place during 7-9 September 2016 in Manchester, England.

Assist. Prof. Dr. Yonca Özdemir of Political Science and International Relations, presented a paper at the “7th Annual Conference in Political Economy” which took place during 7-9 September 2016 in Lisbon, Portugal.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Volkan Esat of Mechanical Engineering Program, presented a paper at the  “AEM 2016 Conference Series: 8th International Conference on Advanced Nanomaterials” which took place during 12-14 September 2016 in Guildford, England.

Assist. Prof. Dr. Deniz Kılınçoğlu of Economics Program, presented a paper at the “2nd European Convention on Turkic, Ottoman and Turkish Studies” which took place during 14-17 September 2016 in Hamburg, Germany.

Assist. Prof. Dr. Emre Artun of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering Program, presented a paper at the  “45. Annual Meeting, Eastern Section, AAPG” which took place during 25-27 September 2016 in Lexington, USA.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Islam Elgedawy of Computer Engineering Program, presented a paper atIEEE International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Applications” which took place during 28-30 September 2016 in Singapore.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Fadi Al-Turjman of Computer Engineering Program, presented a paper atthe “13th HONET-ICT International Symposium” which took place during 13-14 October 2016 in Girne, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Islam Elgedawy of Computer Engineering Program, presented a paper atthe “13th HONET-ICT International Symposium” which took place during 13-14 October 2016 in Girne, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.

Assist. Prof. Dr. Behzat Kentel of Mechanical Engineering Program, presented a paper at the  “8th National Biomechanics Congress with International Participation”which took place during 19-23 October 2016 in Ankara, Turkey.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Volkan Esat of Mechanical Engineering Program, presented a paper at the  “8th National Biomechanics Congress with International Participation”which took place during 19-23 October 2016 in Ankara, Turkey.

Assist. Prof. Dr. İclal Şahin of Guidance and Psychological Counseling Program, presented a paper at the “4th International Conference on Curriculum and Instruction” which took place during 27-30 October 2016 in Antalya, Turkey.

 

Scientific Publications

Journal Papers  

Al-Rbeawi S.,New technique for determining rate dependent skin factor & non-Darcy coefficient”, Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, 35 Part A, pp.1044-1058,2016, doi:10.1016/j.jngse.2016.09.028.

Alturjman, F., Information-centric sensor networks for cognitive IoT: an overview”, Annals of Telecommunications, DOI: 10.1007/s12243-016-0533-8, 2016.

Artun E., Vanderhaeghen M., Murray P., “A pattern-based approach to waterflood performance prediction using knowledge management tools and classical reservoir engineering forecasting methods”, International Journal of Oil, Gas and Coal Technology, 13/1, pp.19-40, 2016, doi:10.1504/IJOGCT.2016.078046

Artun, E., Khoei, A., Kose, K., “Modeling, analysis and screening of cyclic pressure pulsing with nitrogen in hydraulically fractured wells”, Petroleum Science, 13/3, pp.532-549, 2016, doi:10.1007/s12182-016-0112-7

Asumadu-Sarkodie, S., Owusu P. A.,Carbon dioxide emissions, GDP, energy use, and population growth: a multivariate and causality analysis for Ghana, 1971-2013”, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 23/13, pp.13508-13520, 2016.

Asumadu-Sarkodie, S., Owusu P. A.,Multivariate co-integration analysis of the Kaya factors in Ghana”, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 23/10, pp. 9934-9943, 2016.

Asumadu-Sarkodie, S., Owusu P. A.,The potential and economic viability of solar photovoltaic power in Ghana”, Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects, 38/5, pp. 709-716, 2016.

Asumadu-Sarkodie, S., Owusu P. A.,The potential and economic viability of wind farms in Ghana”, Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects, 38/5, pp. 695 – 701, 2016.

Asumadu-Sarkodie, S., Owusu P. A.,  “The relationship between carbon dioxide and agriculture in Ghana: a comparison of VECM and ARDL model”, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 23/11, pp. 10968-10982, 2016.

Baracco, L., “The historical roots of autonomy in Nicaragua's Caribbean coast: From British colonialism to indigenous autonomy”, Bulletin of Latin American Research, 35 / 3, pp. 291-305, 2016.

Ekici, T., Koydemir S.,Income expectations and happiness: Evidence from British panel data”, Apllied Research in Quality of Life, 11/2, pp. 539-552, 2016.

Ekici T., Ergun S.J., Rivas M.F., "Trust and reciprocity in Cyprus", Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, 63, pp.36-49, 2016.

Ever, E.,Performability analysis of cloud computing centers with large numbers of servers”, The Journal of Supercomputing, DOI: 10.1007/s11227-016-1906-5, 2016.

Izadkhah H., Elgedawy I., Isazadeh A., , , “E-CDGM: An Evolutionary Call-Dependency Graph Modularization Approach for Software Systems”, Cybernetics and Information Technologies, 16/3, pp.70-90, 2016.

Elgedawy I., “GEMINI: A Hybrid Byzantine Fault Tolerant Protocol For Reliable Composite Web Services Orchestrated Delivery”, International Journal of Computer Theory and Engineering,8/5, pp.355-361, 2016.

Elgedawy I., “JAMEJAM: A Framework for Automating the Service Discovery Process”, Journal of Software, 11/7, pp.646-655, 2016.

Mulla B., Sabah C., “Multi-band metamaterial absorber topology for infrared frequency regime”, Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures, 86, pp.44-51, 2017.

Nabiyev V., Ayhan S, Yuksel S., Niyazi A., Mmopelwa T., Domingo-Sabat M., Vila-Casademunt A., Pellise F., Alanay A., Perez-Grueso F.J.S., Kleinstück F., Obeid I., Acaroglu E., ESSG, “Does Surgery for Adult Spinal Deformity Affect the Cognitive Abilities in Patients over 50 years of Age?”, Turkish Neurosurgery, DOI: 10.5137/1019-5149.JTN.18285-16.1, 2016.

Okoye, C.O., Solyali, O., Taylan, O., "A new economic feasibility approach for solar chimney power plant design", Energy Conversion & Management, 126, pp.1013-1027, 2016.

Bahrami A., Okoye C.O., Atikol U., “The effect of latitude on the performance of different solar trackers in Europe and Africa”, Applied Energy, 177, pp.896-906, 2016.

Rufangura P., Sabah C.,Theoretical and thermal characterization of a wideband perfect absorber for application in solar cells”, Applied Physics A - Materials Science and Processing, 122/12, Article 995, 2016.

Bakir M., Karaaslan M., Delihacioglu K., Dincer F., Sabah C., “Metamaterial characterization by applying different boundary conditions on triangular split ring resonator type metamaterials”, International Journal of Numerical Modelling: Electronic Networks, Devices and Fields, DOI: 10.1002/jnm.2188, 2016.

Bakir M., Karaaslan M., Delihacioglu K., Dincer F., Sabah C.: “Tunable perfect metamaterial absorber and sensor applications”, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 27/11, pp.12091–12099, 2016.

Shikakhwa M.S., Chair N., "Hamiltonian for a particle in a magnetic field on a curved surface in orthogonal curvilinear coordinates​"​, Physics Letters A, 380/36, pp.2876–2880, 2016.

Şahin, İ., Yıldırım, A., “Transforming professional learning into practice”, ELT Journal, 70/3, pp.241-252, 2016.

Ustunsoy P. M., Sabah C.: “Dual-band high-frequency metamaterial absorber based on patch resonator for solar cell applications and its enhancement with graphene layers”, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 687, pp.514–520, 2016.

Torkmahalleh M.A., Magazova G., Magazova A., Rad S.J.H.,, “Simulation of an environmental impact of an existing natural gas dehydration plant using a combination of thermodynamic models”, Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 104/Part A, pp.38-47, 2016.

Brajnik G., Vigo M., Yesilada Y., Harper S., “Group vs Individual Web Accessibility Evaluations: Effects with Novice Evaluators”, Interacting with Computers, 2016, DOI:10.1093/iwc/iww006.

Akın S. Yıldırım A., Goodwin L., “Classroom Management through the Eyes of Elementary Teachers in Turkey: A Phenomenological Study”, Educational Sciences: Theory and Practice, 16/3, pp.771-797, 2016.

Burakgazi, S.G., Yıldırım, A., Feinstein, N.W., “Communicating Science to Impact Learning? A Phenomenological Inquiry into 4th and 5th Graders` Perceptions of Science Information Sources”, Journal of Science Education and Technology. 25/2, pp.244-262, 2016.

Yurtseven H., Tiryaki Ö,, Tarı Ö., “Pippard relations for cubic gauche nitrogen”, Anadolu University Journal of Science and Technology A-Applied Sciences and Engineering, 17/4, pp.741-746, 2016.

Yurtseven H., Tiryaki Ö,, Tarı Ö., “Variation of the Raman frequency of a soft mode with the pressure (20°C) for the phase transitions in NH4F”, Anadolu University Journal of Science and Technology A-Applied Sciences and Engineering, 17/4, pp.747-753, 2016.

 

Book

Sümer N., Sayıl, M., Kazak-Berument, S., “Anne Duyarlığı ve Çocuklarda Bağlanma”,  Koç University Publishing, 172 pages, 2016.

 

Chapter in a Book

Artun, E., “An Overview of Numerical Reservoir Simulation”, Exploration and Production of Petroleum and Natural Gas, pp.177-196, Riazi M.R. (Ed.), ASTM International, 2016.

Mohaghegh, S., Artun, E., “Oil Field Data Mining”,  Exploration and Production of Petroleum and Natural Gas, pp.149-176, Riazi, M.R. (Ed.), ASTM International, 2016.

Greaves N.M., “Rebels Without a Cause?  A Historicist Analysis of Iraqi Kurdistan’s Current Political and Economic Development and Prospects for Independence”, Iraqi Kurdistan in Middle Eastern Politics, pp.57-77, Danilovich A. (ed.), Routledge, 2016.

 

Other Scientific Activities

Approved scientific research projects for the 1st  and 2nd Semesters of 2015-2016: 

  • Kuzey Kıbrıs Türk Cumhuriyeti (KKTC) Güzelyurt Akiferi'nin Sayısal Modellenmesi”, Project Coordinator Assist. Prof. Dr. Bertuğ Akıntuğ.
  • Developing new models for predicting shale layers performance”, Project Coordinator Assist. Prof. Dr. Salam Al-Rbeawi.
  • “Enabling ultra large scale (ULS) sensing in the green internet of things Era”, Project Coordinator Assoc. Prof. Dr. Fadi Alturjman.
  • “Estimation of carbon footprint: A case study for Middle East Technical University Northern Cyprus Campus”, Project Coordinator Assist. Prof. Dr. Emre Artun.
  • “Üniversite öğrencilerinde ruminasyon: Yaygınlığı, yordayıcıları ve müdahele programı geliştirilmesi”, Project Coordinator Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aslı Bugay.
  • “Surveillance video analysis for abnormal crowd behaviour detection and semantic annotation”, Project Coordinator Assist. Prof. Dr. Cem Direkoğlu.
  • “The incorporation of waste and pozzolanic materials as partial sement replacement for the development of sustainable concrete”, Project Coordinator Assist. Prof. Dr. Ceren İnce.
  • “Using progressive muscle relaxation to decrease chronic pain: The effects of pain beliefs and self-efficacy”, Project Coordinator  Assist. Prof. Dr. Aslı Niyazi.
  • “Mass spectrometry based proteomic studies of algea”, Project Coordinator Assist. Prof. Dr. Umut Oğuz.
  • “Analysis of the employment relations in Cyprus in advance of a resolution period”, Project Coordinator Inst. Dr. Burçak Özoğlu.
  • “Group actions and geometric structures on principle bundles”, Project Coordinator Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mainak Poddar.
  • “Modeling of CO2 dissociation using solar pond”, Project Coordinator Assist. Prof. Dr. Onur Taylan.