Faculty Member, PhD

Tuğba Yıldız

+90 212 311 7506

Santralistanbul / EN1-104

Academic Background

•2014, PhD., Computer Engineering, Yıldız Technical University
•2007, MSc., Computer Engineering, Kocaeli University
•2003, BSc., Mathematics and Computer Science, Istanbul University 

 

Research Interests

•Natural Language Processing
•Text Mining
•Data Science
•Deep Learning
•Big Data Analytics

 

Consultuncy and Training:

•Assistant Professor, İstanbul Bilgi University Computer Engineering Department, 2016,-
•Teaching Staff, İstanbul Bilgi University Computer Engineering Department, 2007,-2016
•Teaching Assistant, İstanbul Bilgi University Computer Science Program, 2003-2007
•Inforsense Turkey Datamining Counselling (Türk Ekonomi Bankası), 2006.
•Linux Seminerleri (Eğitmen), 2007-2008

 

Publications List:

International Journal Articles (SCI Index)

Tuğba Yıldız (2019), A comparative study of author gender identification, Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, DOI: 10.3906/elk-1806-185.

Tuğba Yıldız, Savaş Yıldırım, (2018), "A cascaded framework for identification and extraction of antonym for Turkish language", Soft Computing, DOI :10.1007/s00500-018-3417-1.

Savaş Yıldırım, Tuğba Yıldız, (2018), “Learning Turkish Hypernymy Using Word Embeddings”, International Journal of Computational Intelligence Systems, 11(1): 371-383.

Tuğba Yıldız, Banu Diri, Savaş Yıldırım, (2017). “Turkish synonym identification from multiple resources: monolingual corpus, mono/bilingual on-line dictionaries and WordNet”, Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, 25(2):752-760.

Tuğba Yıldız, Banu Diri, Savaş Yıldırım, (2016). “Acquisition of Turkish meronym based on classification of patterns”. Journal of Pattern Analysis and Applications, 19(2): 495–507.

International Journal Articles 

Gurkan Sahin, Banu Diri, Tugba Yildiz, (2016). Extraction of Turkish Semantic Relation Pairs using Corpus Analysis Tool. International Journal of Computer and Information Technology, 5(6): 491-499.

Savas Yildirim, Tugba Yildiz, (2015). An Unsupervised Text Normalization Architecture for Turkish Language. Research in Computing Science, 90: 183-194.

Book Chapters:

Tuğba Yıldız, Savaş Yıldırım, Banu Diri,  (2016) A Study on Turkish Meronym Extraction Using a Variety of Lexico-Syntactic Patterns. In: Vetulani Z., Uszkoreit H., Kubis M. (eds) Human Language Technology. Challenges for Computer Science and Linguistics. LTC 2013. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 9561, pp 386-394. Springer, Cham.

Tuğba Yıldız, Banu Diri, Savaş Yıldırım, (2014). “An Integrated Approach to Automatic Synonym Detection in Turkish Corpus”, 9th International Conference on Natural Language Processing, POLTAL, Proceedings Part I, LNAI 8686, Springer International Publishing Switzerland, pp. 116-127.

Tuğba Yıldız, Savaş Yıldırım, Banu Diri, (2013). “Extraction of Part-Whole Relations from Turkish Corpora”, CICLing 2013: Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing, LNCS 7816, Springer Berlin/Heidelberg, pp. 126-138.

Savaş Yıldırım, Tuğba Yıldız, (2012). “Corpus-Driven Hyponym Acquisition for Turkish Language”, CICLing 2012: Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing, Proceedings Part I, LNCS 7181, Springer Berlin/Heidelberg, pp. 29-41.

Savaş Yıldırım, Yılmaz Kılıçaslan, Tuğba Yıldız, (2009). “Pronoun Resolution in Turkish Using Decision Tree and Rule-Based Learning Algorithms”, LNCS 5603, Springer Berlin/Heidelberg, pp. 270-278

International Conference Papers:

Rıza Velioğlu, Tuğba Yıldız, Savaş Yıldırım, Sentiment Analysis Using Learning Approaches over Emojis for Turkish Tweets, III. Uluslararası Bilgisayar Bilimleri ve Mühendisliği Konferansı (UBMK 2018).

Cenk Anıl Bahçevan, Emirhan Kutlu, Tuğba Yıldız, Deep Neural Network Architecture for Part-of-Speech Tagging for Turkish Language, III. Uluslararası Bilgisayar Bilimleri ve Mühendisliği Konferansı (UBMK 2018).

Ahmet Süerdem, Tuğba Yıldız, Savaş Yıldırım, (2018). “Detection of different senses of AI in popular discourse via word embeddings”, 19th International Conference on Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing, pp. 219-220.

Tuğba Yıldız, Savaş Yıldırım, Özge Şamlı, (2017). “Question Classificaition via Deep Neural Network”, 8th Language & Technology Conference, Human Language Technologies as a Challenge for Computer Science and Linguistics, pp. 219-220.Gürkan Şahin, Banu Diri, Tuğba Yıldız, (2016). “A hybrid method for extracting Turkish part-whole relation pairs from corpus”, 24th Signal Processing and Communication Application Conference (SIU), pp. 1037-1040.

Gürkan Şahin, Banu Diri, Tuğba Yıldız, (2015). “Analysis of Lexico Syntactic Patterns for Antonym Pair Extraction from a Turkish Corpus”, 4th International Conference on Advanced Information Technologies and Applications, ICAITA, Dubai, UAE, pp. 11-17.

Gürkan Şahin, Banu Diri, Tuğba Yıldız, (2015). “Pattern and semantic similarity based automatic extraction of hyponym-hypernym relation from Turkish corpus, 23nd Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU), pp. 674-677.

Tuğba Yıldız, Banu Diri, SavaşYıldırım, (2013).  “Analysis of Lexico-Syntactic Patterns for Meronym Extraction from a Turkish Corpus”, 6th Language and Technology Conference, Human Language Technologies as a Challenge for Computer Science and Linguistics, LTC, Poland.

Tuğba Yıldız, Savaş Yıldırım, (2012). “Association rule based acquisition of hyponym and hypernym relation from a Turkish corpus”, Innovations in Intelligent Systems and Applications (INISTA), Trabzon/Turkey.

Savaş Yıldırım, Yılmaz Kılıçaslan, Tuğba Yıldız, A Decision Tree and Rule-based Learning Model for Anaphora Resolution in Turkish, 3rd Language & Technology Conference: Human Language Technologies as a Challenge for Computer Science and Linguistics October 5-7, 2007, Poznań, Poland, pp.89-93. 

National Conference Papers:

Tugba Dalyan, Nevcihan Duru, (2006).  “A Novel 1R Approach To Derive Rules”, in TAINN Turkish Artificial Intelligence Neural Network Program, 21- 23 Haziran 2006, pp. 141-150.

Tuğba Yıldız, Savaş Yıldırım ve Turgay Altılar, (2008). “İstenmeyen İletilerin Paralelleştirilmiş KNN Algorithması ile Tespiti”, Akademik Bilişim Konferansı, 31 Ocak-2 Şubat, 2008, pp. 627-632.

Tuğba Yıldız, Ruhan İkeda, (2007). “GNU/Linux Üzerinde Müzik”, Akademik Bilişim Konferansı, 31 Ocak-2 Şubat 2007.

Posters:

Savaş Yıldırım, Tugba Yıldız, (2012). “Automatic Extraction of Turkish Hypernym-Hyponym Pairs From Large Corpus”. COLING 2012 (DEMOS), pp. 493-500.

AWARDS (Best Paper Award: Second Place)

Savaş Yıldırım, Tuğba Yıldız, (2012). “Corpus-Driven Hyponym Acquisition for Turkish Language”, CICLing 13th International Conference on Intelligent Text Processing and Computational Linguistics 2012, Proceedings Part I, LNCS 7181, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, 29-41

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