Publications

2016

  • U. L. Altıntakan and A. Yazici, “A Novel Fuzzy Feature Encoding Approach for Image Classification”, International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE 2016) (accepted).
  • S. A. Sert, A. Yazici, T. Dokeroglu, “Fuzzy Processing in Surveillance Wireless Sensor Networks”,  International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE 2016) (accepted).
  • A. Yazici, S. Sattari, T. Yilmaz, M. Koyuncu, M. Sert, E. Gülen, “METU-MMDS: An Intelligent Multimedia Database System for Multimodal Content Extraction and Querying,”  The 22nd International Conference on Multimedia Modelling (MMM 2016), Miami, USA, Q. Tian et al. (Eds.): MMM 2016, Part II, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 9517, pp. 354–360, 2016.

2015

  • M. Koyuncu, B. Cetinkaya, “A component-based object detection method extended with a fuzzy inference engine”, IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE 2015), Istanbul, Turkey, 2015.
  • U. L. Altıntakan and A. Yazıcı, “An Improved BOW Approach Using Fuzzy Feature Encoding and Visual-word Weighting,” Fuzzy-IEEE, Istanbul, 2015, pp: 1-5, 10.1109/FUZZ-IEEE.2015.7338108.
  • Saeid Sattari and Adnan Yazici, “Efficent Multimedia Information Retrieval with Query Level Fusion,” Int. Conf. on Flexible Query Answering Systems (FQAS 2015), Poland, 2015.
  • Tansel Dokeroglu, Muhammet Serkan Cınar, Seyyit Alper Sert, Ahmet Cosar, and Adnan Yazıcı, “Virtual Resource Allocation Analysis of Hadoop Hive Queries,”  Int. Conf. on Flexible Query Answering Systems (FQAS 2015), Poland, 2015.
  • S. Alper Sert, Adnan Yazici and Ahmet Cosar. “Impacts of Routing Attacks on Surveillance Wireless Sensor Networks,” IWCMC-2015, Dubrovnik, Croatia, 24-28 August 2015.
  • Erkay Uzun, Fatih Senel, Kemal Akkaya, Adnan Yazici, “Distributed Connectivity Restoration in Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks via Depth Adjustment ,” 2015 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), pp. 7975-7980.
  • Hakan Oztarak, Kemal Akkaya, Adnan Yazici, Pinar Sarisaray-Boluk,”Efficient active rule processing in wireless multimedia sensor networks,” Int. J. Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing, (to appear).
  • Aziz Sözer, Adnan Yazıcı, Halit Oğuztüzün, “Indexing Fuzzy Spatiotemporal Data for Efficient Querying: A Meteorological Application,” IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems  (TFS), DOI 10.1109/TFUZZ.2014.2362121.
  • Umit Lutfu Altıntakan and Adnan Yazıcı, “Towards Effective Image Classification Using Class-specific Codebooks and Distinctive Local Features,” IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, 03/2015; 17/(3); 323:332.
  • Hakkı Bağcı, Ibrahim Körpeoğlu, Adnan Yazici, “A Distributed Fault-Tolerant Topology Control Algorithm for Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems,  04/2015; 26(4); 914-923.
  • Seyyit Alper Sert, Hakan Bağcı, Adnan Yazıcı, “MOFCA: Multi-Objective Fuzzy Clustering Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Networks,” Applied Soft Computing Journal, Vol. 30, May 2015, 151–165.

2014

  • Turgay Yılmaz, Adnan Yazici, Masaru Kitsuregawa, “RELIEF-MM: Effective Modality Weighting for Multimedia Information Retrieval,” Multimedia Systems, Vol.  20, Issue 4, pp 389-413, 2014.
  • Cigdem Avci Salma, Halit Oguztüzün and Adnan Yazici, “Software Architecture of a Multimedia Data Management System,” The International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems (ICMCS’14)April 2014, Marrakesh, Morocco.
  • Dilek Küçük, Doğan Küçük and Adnan Yazici, “On Fuzzy Extensions to Energy Ontologies for Text Processing Applications,” 29th International Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences (ISCIS 2014), Krakow, Poland, 25-26, October 2014.
  • Seyyit Alper Sert, Adnan Yazıcı,  Ahmet Coşar,  Cengiz Yılmazer, “An Efficient Fuzzy Fusion-Based Framework for Surveillance Applications in Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks,” Proceedings of the IEEE 10th International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC), pp.767 – 772, Cyprus, 2014.
  • Muhsin Civelek, Adnan Yazıcı, Cengiz Yılmazer, Fazlı Öncül Korkut, “Feature extraction and object classification for target identification at wireless multimedia sensor networks, ” Proc. of the 22nd Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU), 2014, pp. 778-781, Trabzon, Turkey.
  • Alper Sert, Adnan Yazıcı, Ahmet Cosar, “Data fusion and processing in Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks: An analysis for surveillance applications” IEEE 22nd Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU 2014), 2014, pp. 421-424, Trabzon, Turkey.
  • Mustafa Sert, Hilal Ergün, Uzamsal Piramit Tabanlı Öznitelik Kullanarak Video Sahne Sınıflandırma/Video Scene Classification Using Spatial Pyramid Based Features, IEEE 22. Sinyal İşleme ve İletişim Uygulamaları Kurultayı/IEEE 22nd Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU 2014),  Trabzon, 23-25 Nisan 2014.

2013

  • Yakup Yıldırım, Adnan Yazıcı and Turgay Yılmaz, “Automatic Semantic Content Extraction in Videos using a Fuzzy Ontology and Rule-based Model,” IEEE Transaction on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), Vol. 25, No. 1, Jan. 2013; 47-61.
  • Serdar Arslan, Adnan Yazici, Ahmet Sacan, Hakkı Toroslu, Esra Acar, “Comparison of Feature-based and Image Registration-based Retrieval of Image Data Using Multidimensional Data Access Methods,” Data & Knowledge Engineering, Vol. 86, July 2013, Pages 124–145.
  • Hakan Bağcı and Adnan Yazıcı, “An Energy Aware Fuzzy Approach to Unequal Clustering in Wireless Sensor Networks”, Applied Soft Computing,Volume 13, Issue 4, April 2013, Pages 1741–1749.
    Applied Soft Computing,Volume 13, Issue 4, April 2013, Pages 1741–1749.
  • Dilek Kucuk and Adnan Yazici, “A Semi-Automatic Text-Based Semantic Video Annotation System for Turkish Facilitating Multilingual Retrieval”, Expert Systems With Applications, Vol. 40, 2013, pg: 3398-3411.
  • Hakan Oztarak, Kemal Akkaya and Adnan Yazici, “Efficient Localization and Tracking of Multiple Objects in Wireless  Multimedia Sensor Networks,” Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks (AHSWN), Vol. 19, Num.3-4, pp. 241-276, 2013.
  • Cigdem Okuyucu, Mustafa Sert, and Adnan Yazici, “Audio Feature and Classifier Analysis for Efficient Recognition of Environmental Sounds,”, 2013 IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia (IEEE ISM 2013), December 2013, Los Angeles, CA, USA.
  • Sermet Reha Yavuz, Dilek Küçük, Adnan Yazıcı, “Named Entity Recognition in Turkish with Bayesian Learning and Hybrid Approaches,” Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, Volume 264, 2013, pp 129-138.
  • Çiğdem OKUYUCU, Mustafa SERT, Adnan YAZICI, “Spektral Ve Harmonik Özniteliklerinin Birlikte Kullanımı ile Çevresel Ses Sınıflandırması,”IEEE 21st Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU 2013), Girne, N. Cyprus.
  • Esen Özbayramoğlu, Ahmet Coşar, Adnan Yazıcı, “Müzik Ve Konuşma İşaretlerinin Sınıflandırılması için Kullanılan Özniteliklerin Etkinlik Analizi,” IEEE 21st Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU 2013), Girne, N. Cyprus.
  • Avcı-Salma, Ç., Oğuztüzün, H. and A. Yazıcı, “Kullanım eşlemesiyle mimari görünümlerin irdelenmesi üzerine bir örnek çalışma,” Ulusal Yazılım Mühendisliği Sempozyumu (UYMS), İzmir, Turkey.
  • Uyanıksoy, G., Oğuztüzün, H. and A. Yazıcı, “Bir çoklu ortam veri yönetim sistemi mimarisinin ATAM ile değerlendirilmesi,” Ulusal Yazılım Mühendisliği Sempozyumu (UYMS), İzmir, Turkey.
  • Çiğdem Okuyucu, Mustafa Sert, Adnan Yazıcı, Spektral ve Harmonik Özniteliklerinin Birlikte Kullanımı ile Çevresel Ses Sınıflandırması/ Environmental Sound Classification Using Spectral and Harmonic Feature Combination, IEEE 21. Sinyal İşleme ve İletişim Uygulamaları Kurultayı/21. Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU 2013), Girne, 24-26 Nisan 2013.
  • Esen Özbayramoğlu, Ahmet Coşar ve Adnan Yazıcı, Müzik ve Konuşma İşaretlerinin Sınıflandırılması için Kullanılan Özniteliklerin Etkinlik Analizi/Effectiveness Analysis of Features Used for Categorization of Music and Speech, IEEE 21. Sinyal İşleme ve İletişim Uygulamaları Kurultayı/21. Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU 2013), Girne, 24-26 Nisan 2013.

2012

  • Elvan Gulen, Turgay Yilmaz and Adnan Yazici, “Multimodal Information Fusion for Semantic Video Analysis”,International Journal of Multimedia Data Engineering and Management, 3(4), 51-73, October-December 2012.
  • D.Susman, S.Köprü, A.Yazıcı, “Turkish Large Vocabulary Continuous Speech Recognition By Using Limited Audio Corpus”, 20th Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU-2012), Fethiye, Turkey, 18-20 Apr 2012.
  • Dilek Küçük, Adnan Yazıcı, “A Hybrid Named Entity Recognizer for Turkish”, Expert Systems With Applications (ESWA,Vol.39, pp.2733-2742, 2012.
  • Elvan Gulen, Turgay Yilmaz and Adnan Yazici, “A Multimodal Fusion Approach by Exploiting Concept Interactions for Efficient Multimedia Analysis”, The First International Workshop on Multimedia Databases and Data Engineering (MDDE 2012) held in conjunction with the 38th International Conference on Very Large Databases (VLDB 2012), Istanbul, Turkey, August 31, 2012.
  • Turgay Yılmaz, Adnan Yazici,  Masaru Kitsuregawa, “Non-Linear Weighted Averaging for Multimodal Information Fusion by Employing Analytical Network Process,” 21st International Conference on Pattern Recognition, November 11-15, 2012, Tsukuba Science City, JAPAN.
  • Hakan Oztarak, Turgay Yılmaz, Kemal Akkaya and Adnan Yazici, “Efficient and Accurate Object Classification in Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks,”  International Conference on Computer Communication Networks (ICCCN)  Munich, Germany, July 30 – August 2, 2012.
  • Umit Lutfu ALTINTAKAN, Adnan Yazici, Murat Koyuncu “A Novel Fuzzy Visual Object Classification Approach” IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence June 10-15, 2012 Brisbane, Australia.
  • M.Aydınlılar, A.Yazıcı, “Semi-Automatic Semantic Video Annotation Tool”, 27th International Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences (ISCIS 2012), Paris, France, 3-4 October 2012.
  • Ç.Avcı Salma, H.Oğuztüzün, A.Yazıcı, “Bir Çokluortam Veri Yönetim Sistemi Yazılım Mimarisinin “Views and Beyond” Yaklaşımıyla Belgelenmesi: Durum Raporu”, 4.Ulusal Yazılım Mimarisi Konferansı, İzmir, 7-8 Aralık 2012.
  • Turgay Yılmaz, Elvan Gülen, Adnan Yazici, Masaru Kitsuregawa”A RELIEF-Based Modality Weighting Approach for Multimodal Information Retrieval,” ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ACM ICMR), Hong Kong, Jun. 5 – 8, 2012.

2011

  • Sinan Keskin, Adnan Yazıcı and Halit Oğuztüzün, “Implementation of X-tree with 3D Spatial Index and Fuzzy Secondary Index,” Int. Conf. on Flexible Query Answering Systems (FQAS 2011), Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI), Belgium, 2011, pp: 72-83.
  • Isil Goler, Pinar Senkul and Adnan Yazici “Spatio-temporal Pattern and Trend Extraction on Turkish Meteorological Data,”  The 26th International Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences (ISCIS’11), Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering (LNEE), London, 2011, 505-510.
  • Dilek Küçük and Adnan Yazici, “Exploiting information extraction techniques for automatic semantic video indexing with an application to Turkish news videos”, Knowledge-Based Systems, Vol.24, pp.844-857, 2011.
  • Ebru Dogan, Mustafa Sert, Adnan Yazıcı, “A Flexible and Scalable Audio Infrormation Retrieval System for Mixed-Type Audio Signals”, International Journal of Intelligent Systems, Vol.26, pp.952-970, 2011.
  • Yakup Yildirim, Adnan Yazici and Turgay Yilmaz, “Automatic Semantic Content Extraction in Videos using a Fuzzy Ontology and Rule-based Model”, In IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, (to appear).
  • Dilek Küçük and Adnan Yazici, “Improving Automatic Semantic Annotations of News Videos in Turkish through Web Alignment and Event Extraction”, International Symposium on INnovations in Intelligent SysTems and Applications (INISTA 2011), 15-18 June 2011, İstanbul, Turkey.
  • Turgay Yilmaz, Yakup Yildirim and Adnan Yazici, “A Genetic Algorithms Based Classifier For Object Classification In Images”, 26th Int. Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences (ISCIS 2011), 26-28 September 2011, London, UK.
  • Utku Demir, Murat Koyuncu, Adnan Yazici, Turgay Yilmaz and Mustafa Sert, “Flexible Content Extraction and Querying for Videos”, 9th Int. Conf. on Flexible Query Answering Systems (FQAS 2011), 26-28 October 2011, Ghent, Belgium.
  • Dilek Küçük and Adnan Yazici, “Multilingual Video Indexing and Retrieval Employing an Information Extraction Tool for Turkish News Texts: A Case Study”, 9th Int. Conf. on Flexible Query Answering Systems (FQAS 2011), 26-28 October 2011, Ghent, Belgium.
  • Turgay Yilmaz, Adnan Yazici and Yakup Yildirim, “Exploiting Class-Specific Features in Multi-Feature Dissimilarity Space for Efficient Querying of Images. Flexible Query Answering Systems”, 9th Int. Conf. on Flexible Query Answering Systems (FQAS 2011), 26-28 October 2011, Ghent, Belgium.

2010

  • Küçük and A.Yazıcı, “A Text-Based Fully Automated Architecture for the Semantic Annotation and Retrieval of Turkish News Videos”, WCCI 2010 IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence, July, 18-23, 2010 – CCIB, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Koyuncu, T.Yilmaz, Y.Yildirim and A.Yazici, “A Framework for Fuzzy Video Content Extraction, Storage and Retrieval”, WCCI 2010 IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence, July, 18-23, 2010 – CCIB, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Küçük and A.Yazici, “A Hybrid Named Entity Recognizer for Turkish with Applications to Different Text Genres”, 25th Int. Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences (ISCIS), 22-24 September 2010, London, UK.
  • Arslan, A.Saçan, E.Açar, I.H.Toroslu, A.Yazıcı, “Comparison of Multidimensional Data Access Methods for Feature-Based Image Retrieval,” 20th International Conference on Pattern Recognition, Vol :1 No :1, pp:3260-3263, 2010.

2009

  • B.Özgür, M. Koyuncu ve A.Yazıcı, “An Intelligent Fuzzy Object-Oriented Database Framework for Video Database Applications”, Fuzzy Sets and Systems Vol.160, No:15, pp.2253-2274, 2009.
  • Küçük, N.B.Özgür, A.Yazici ve M. Koyuncu. “A fuzzy conceptual model for multimedia data with a text-based automatic annotation scheme”, The International Journal of Uncertainty, Fuzziness and Knowledge-Based Systems (IJUFKS),Vol.17, No: Supp01, pp.135-152 , 2009.
  • Köprü ve A.Yazıcı, “Lattice Parsing to Integrate Speech Recognition and Rule-Based Machine Translation”, 12th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Athens, Greece, March 30 – April 3, 2009.
  • Küçük ve A.Yazıcı, “Rule-based Named Entity Recognition from Turkish Texts”, International Symposium on INnovations in Intelligent SysTems and Applications (INISTA 2009), Trabzon, Türkiye, 29 Haziran- 01 Temmuz 2009.
  • Doğan, M.Sert ve A.Yazıcı, “Content-Based Classification and Segmentation of Mixed-Type Audio by Using MPEG-7 Features”, The First International Conference on Advances in Multimedia (MMEDIA09), July 20-25, 2009 – Colmar, France.
  • Küçük ve A.Yazıcı, “Employing Named Entities For Semantic Retrieval Of News Videos In Turkish”, The 24th International Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences (ISCIS’09), September 14-16, 2009, Northern Cyprus.
  • Küçük ve A.Yazıcı, “Named Entity Recognition Experiments on Turkish Texts”, Proc. of the 8th Int. Conf. on Flexible Query Answering Systems (FQAS’09), Denmark, 2009, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI), Vol. 5822, pp.524-535.
  • Doğan, M.Sert ve A.Yazıcı, “Content-Based Retrieval of Audio in News Broadcasts”, Proc. of the 8th Int. Conf. on Flexible Query Answering Systems (FQAS’09), Denmark, 2009, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI), Vol.5822, pp.548-559.
  • Koyuncu, “Fuzzy Querying in Intelligent Information Systems”, 8th Int. Conf. on Flexible Query Answering Systems (FQAS 2009), Denmark, 2009, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI), Vol. 5822, pp. 536-547.
  • Özatarak, K. Akkaya, A. Yazıcı, “Lightweight Object Localization with a Single Camera in Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks,” IEEE GLOBAL COMMUNICATIONS CONFERENCE (IEEE GLOBECOM 2009), Honolulu, Hawai, USA, November 2009.

2008

  • Yazıcı, Ç.İnce ve M. Koyuncu. “FOOD Index: A Multidimensional Index Structure for Similarity-Based Fuzzy Object-Oriented Database Models”. In IEEE Transaction on Fuzzy Systems, Vol.16, No.4, pp.942-957, 2008.
  • Kucuk, ve A. Yazici,” Identification of Coreferential Chains in Video Texts for Semantic Annotation of News Videos”, 23rd International Symposium on Computer and Information Science (ISCIS 2008), Istanbul.
  • Kucuk, N. B. Ozgur, A. Yazici, ve M. Koyuncu, “A Fuzzy Conceptual Model for Multimedia Data with Application to News Video Domain”, In Proc. of the Int. Conf. on Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based Systems (IPMU), June 22-27, 2008, Malaga, Spain.
  • Açar, S.Arslan, A.Yazici ve M.Koyuncu, “Slim-Tree and Bitmatrix Index Structures in Image Retrieval System Using MPEG-7 Descriptors”, Sixth International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing (CBMI-2008),June 18-20, 2008, London, UK.

2007

  • Durak, A.Yazıcı ve R.George, “Online Surveillance Video Archive System”, Advances in Multimedia Modeling, Bilgisayar Bilimi Ders Notları (LNCS 4351), pp.376-385, 2007.
  • B. Özgür ve A. Yazıcı, “A Fuzzy Conceptual Data Model for Video Database Applications”, The Fourth International Conference on Soft Computing, Computing with words and Perceptions in System Analysis, Decision and Control (ICSCCW-2007), Antalya, Türkiye, Ağustos 27-28 2007.
  • Yıldırım, A.Yazıcı ve T.Yılmaz, “Ontology-supported Object and Event Extraction with a Genetic Algorithms Approach for Object Classification”, ACM International Conference on Image and Video Retrieval (CIVR 2007), Hollanda, Temmuz 9–11 2007.
  • Öztarak, A. Yazıcı, D. Aksoy ve R. George, “Multimedia Processing in Wireless Sensor Networks”, 4th International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology (Innovation 2007), Dubai, Nov. 18-20 2007.

2006

  • Öztarak ve A.Yazıcı, “Structural and Event Based Multimodal Video Data Modeling”, ADVIS’2006, Lecture Notes in computer science (LNCS 4243), pp: 264-273, Ekim 2006.
  • Serdar Arslan ve Adnan Yazıcı, “An Efficient Image Retrieval System Using Ordered Weighted Aggregation”, The proceeding of International Symposium on Fuzzy and Rough Sets (ISFUROS 2006), Küba, Aralık 2006.