Publications & Works

Articles Published in Journals That Entered SCI, SSCI and AHCI Indexes

Learning to Rank for Educational Search Engines

IEEE Transactions on Learning Technologies, vol.14, no.2, pp.211-225, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Explicit diversification of search results across multiple dimensions for educational search

JOURNAL OF THE ASSOCIATION FOR INFORMATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, vol.72, no.3, pp.315-330, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Supervised approaches for explicit search result diversification

INFORMATION PROCESSING & MANAGEMENT, vol.57, no.6, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Improving educational web search for question-like queries through subject classification

INFORMATION PROCESSING & MANAGEMENT, vol.56, no.1, pp.228-246, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Neural information retrieval: at the end of the early years

INFORMATION RETRIEVAL JOURNAL, vol.21, pp.111-182, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Characterizing, Predicting, and Handling Web Search Queries That Match Very Few or No Results

JOURNAL OF THE ASSOCIATION FOR INFORMATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, vol.69, no.2, pp.256-270, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Integrating social features into mobile local search

JOURNAL OF SYSTEMS AND SOFTWARE, vol.122, pp.155-164, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Scalable and Efficient Web Search Result Diversification

ACM TRANSACTIONS ON THE WEB, vol.10, no.3, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

A "Suggested" Picture of Web Search in Turkish

ACM TRANSACTIONS ON ASIAN AND LOW-RESOURCE LANGUAGE INFORMATION PROCESSING, vol.15, no.4, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Explicit Search Result Diversification Using Score and Rank Aggregation Methods

JOURNAL OF THE ASSOCIATION FOR INFORMATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, vol.66, no.6, pp.1212-1228, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

How useful is social feedback for learning to rank YouTube videos?

WORLD WIDE WEB-INTERNET AND WEB INFORMATION SYSTEMS, vol.17, no.5, pp.997-1025, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Cluster searching strategies for collaborative recommendation systems

INFORMATION PROCESSING & MANAGEMENT, vol.49, no.3, pp.688-697, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Cache-Based Query Processing for Search Engines

ACM TRANSACTIONS ON THE WEB, vol.6, no.4, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) Creative Commons License identifier identifier

A five-level static cache architecture for web search engines

INFORMATION PROCESSING & MANAGEMENT, vol.48, no.5, pp.828-840, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Cost-Aware Strategies for Query Result Caching in Web Search Engines

ACM TRANSACTIONS ON THE WEB, vol.5, no.2, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Exploiting Navigational Queries for Result Presentation and Caching in Web Search Engines

JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR INFORMATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, vol.62, no.4, pp.714-726, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Ottoman archives explorer: A retrieval system for digital Ottoman archives

Journal on Computing and Cultural Heritage, vol.2, no.3, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) Creative Commons License identifier

Incremental cluster-based retrieval using compressed cluster-skipping inverted files

ACM TRANSACTIONS ON INFORMATION SYSTEMS, vol.26, no.3, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Efficiency and effectiveness of query processing in cluster-based retrieval

INFORMATION SYSTEMS, vol.29, no.8, pp.697-717, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Exploiting interclass rules for focused crawling

IEEE INTELLIGENT SYSTEMS, vol.19, no.6, pp.66-73, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Metadata-based modeling of information resources on the web

JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR INFORMATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, vol.55, no.2, pp.97-110, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Topic-centric querying of web information resources

DATABASE AND EXPERT SYSTEMS APPLICATIONS, vol.2113, pp.699-711, 2001 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

Refereed Congress / Symposium Publications in Proceedings

Predicting the size of candidate document set for implicit web search result diversification

42nd European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2020, Lisbon, Portugal, 14 - 17 April 2020, pp.410-417 identifier

Supervised learning methods for diversification of image search results

42nd European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2020, Lisbon, Portugal, 14 - 17 April 2020, pp.158-165 identifier

On the impact of storing query frequency history for search engine result caching

41st European Conference on Information Retrieval, ECIR 2019, Cologne, Germany, 14 - 18 April 2019, pp.155-162 identifier

Caching Scores for Faster Query Processing with Dynamic Pruning in Search Engines

28th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), Beijing, China, 3 - 07 November 2019, pp.2457-2460 identifier identifier

Re-finding Behaviour in Educational Search

23rd International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries (TPDL), Oslo, Norway, 9 - 12 September 2019, vol.11799, pp.401-405 identifier identifier

On the Additivity and Weak Baselines for Search Result Diversification Research

7th ACM SIGIR International Conference Theory of Information Retrieval (ICTIR), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1 - 04 October 2017, pp.109-116 Creative Commons License identifier identifier

On the Efficiency of Selective Search

39th European Conference on Information Retrieval Research (ECIR), Aberdeen, United Kingdom, 8 - 13 April 2017, vol.10193, pp.705-712 identifier identifier

Towards Detecting Media Bias by Utilizing User Comments

8th ACM Web Science Conference (WebSci), Hannover, Germany, 22 - 25 May 2016, pp.374-375 Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Utilizing Word Embeddings for Result Diversification in Tweet Search

11th Asia Information Retrieval Societies Conference (AIRS), Brisbane, Australia, 2 - 04 December 2015, vol.9460, pp.366-378 identifier identifier

LSDS-IR'15: 2015 Workshop on large-scale and distributed systems for information retrieval

24th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2015, Melbourne, Australia, 19 - 23 October 2015, pp.1947-1948 identifier

Cost-Aware Result Caching for Meta-Search Engines

38th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR), Santiago, Chile, 9 - 13 August 2015, pp.739-742 identifier identifier

Analyzing and Predicting Privacy Settings in the Social Web

23rd International Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation, and Personalization (UMAP), Dublin, Ireland, 29 June - 03 July 2015, vol.9146, pp.104-117 Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Diversity and Novelty on the Web: Search, Recommendation, and Data Streaming Aspects

24th International Conference on World Wide Web (WWW), Florence, Italy, 18 - 22 May 2015, pp.1529-1530 Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Propagating Expiration Decisions in a Search Engine Result Cache

24th International Conference on World Wide Web (WWW), Florence, Italy, 18 - 22 May 2015, pp.107-108 Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Result Diversification for Tweet Search

15th International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering (WISE), Thessaloniki, Greece, 12 - 14 October 2014, vol.8787, pp.78-89 identifier

How K-12 Students Search For Learning? Analysis of an Educational Search Engine Log

37th Annual International ACM Special Interest Group on Information Retrieval Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Gold-Coast, Australia, 6 - 11 July 2014, pp.1151-1154 Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Learning to Rank for Joy

23rd International Conference on World Wide Web (WWW), Seoul, South Korea, 7 - 11 April 2014, pp.569-570 identifier identifier

Query performance prediction for aspect weighting in search result diversification

23rd ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2014, Shanghai, China, 3 - 07 November 2014, pp.1871-1874 identifier

Exploiting result diversification methods for feature selection in learning to rank

36th European Conference on Information Retrieval, ECIR 2014, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 13 - 16 April 2014, pp.455-461 identifier

Workshop on Large-Scale and Distributed Systems for Information Retrieval (LSDS-IR 2014)

7th ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM), New-York, United States Of America, 24 - 28 February 2014, pp.691-692 identifier identifier

Diversity and Novelty in Web Search, Recommender Systems and Data Streams

7th ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM), New-York, United States Of America, 24 - 28 February 2014, pp.679 Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Strategies for setting time-to-live values in result caches

22nd ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2013, San Francisco, CA, United States Of America, 27 October - 01 November 2013, pp.1881-1884 Creative Commons License identifier

Diversity and novelty in information retrieval

36th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR 2013, Dublin, Ireland, 28 July - 01 August 2013, pp.1130 Creative Commons License identifier identifier

A financial cost metric for result caching

36th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR 2013, Dublin, Ireland, 28 July - 01 August 2013, pp.873-876 Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Fashion-focused creative commons social dataset

4th ACM Multimedia Systems Conference, MMSys 2013, Oslo, Norway, 28 February - 01 March 2013, pp.72-77 identifier

Workshop on large-scale and distributed systems for information retrieval (LSDS-IR 2013)

6th ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining, WSDM 2013, Rome, Italy, 4 - 08 February 2013, pp.791 identifier

Characterizing web search queries that match very few or no results

21st ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2012, Maui, HI, United States Of America, 29 October - 02 November 2012, pp.2000-2004 Creative Commons License identifier

Can social features help learning to rank YouTube videos?

13th International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering, WISE 2012, Paphos, Cyprus (Gkry), 28 - 30 November 2012, pp.552-566 identifier

The CUBRIK Project: Human-enhanced time-aware multimedia search

21st Annual Conference on World Wide Web, WWW'12, Lyon, France, 16 - 20 April 2012, pp.259-262 identifier

Analyzing the polarity of opinionated queries

34th European Conference on Information Retrieval, ECIR 2012, Barcelona, Spain, 1 - 05 April 2012, pp.463-467 identifier

Adaptive time-to-live strategies for query result caching in web search engines

34th European Conference on Information Retrieval, ECIR 2012, Barcelona, Spain, 1 - 05 April 2012, pp.401-412 Creative Commons License identifier

In praise of laziness: A lazy strategy for web information extraction

34th European Conference on Information Retrieval, ECIR 2012, Barcelona, Spain, 1 - 05 April 2012, pp.565-568 Creative Commons License identifier

On the size of full element-indexes for XML keyword search

34th European Conference on Information Retrieval, ECIR 2012, Barcelona, Spain, 1 - 05 April 2012, pp.556-560 Creative Commons License identifier

Impact of Regionalization on Performance of Web Search Engine Result Caches

19th International Symposium on String Processing and Information Retrieval (SPIRE) / 8th Latin American Web Congress (LA-WEB), Cartagena de Indias, Colombia, 21 - 25 October 2012, vol.7608, pp.161-166 identifier identifier

Timestamp based Result Cache Invalidation Mechanisms for Web Search Engines

Proceeding of the 34th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR 2011, 25 - 29 July 2011, pp.973-982

Timestamp-based cache invalidation for search engines

20th International Conference Companion on World Wide Web, WWW 2011, Hyderabad, India, 28 March - 01 April 2011, pp.3-4 Creative Commons License identifier

Second Chance: A Hybrid Approach for Dynamic Result Caching in Search Engines

33rd European Conference on Information Retrieval, Dublin, Ireland, 18 - 21 April 2011, vol.6611, pp.510-512 identifier identifier

Timestamp-based result cache invalidation for web search engines

34th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR 2011, Beijing, China, 24 - 28 July 2011, pp.973-982 Creative Commons License identifier

Evolution of web search results within years

34th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR 2011, Beijing, China, 24 - 28 July 2011, pp.1237-1238 Creative Commons License identifier

Exploiting Index Pruning Methods for Clustering XML Collections

8th International Workshop of the Initiative for the Evaluation of XML Retrieval, Brisbane, Australia, 7 - 09 December 2009, vol.6203, pp.379-386 Creative Commons License identifier identifier

XML Retrieval Using Pruned Element-Index Files

32nd European Conference on Information Retrieval Research, Milton Keynes, ENGLAND, 28 - 31 March 2010, vol.5993, pp.306-318 identifier identifier

Exploiting query views for static index pruning in web search engines

ACM 18th International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2009, Hong Kong, China, 2 - 06 November 2009, pp.1951-1954 Creative Commons License identifier

A Practitioner's Guide for Static Index Pruning

31st European Conference on Information Research, Toulouse, France, 6 - 09 April 2009, vol.5478, pp.675-679 Creative Commons License identifier identifier

A Cost-Aware Strategy for Query Result Caching in Web Search Engines

31st European Conference on Information Research, Toulouse, France, 6 - 09 April 2009, vol.5478, pp.628-636 Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Static query result caching revisited

17th International Conference on World Wide Web 2008, WWW'08, Beijing, China, 21 - 25 April 2008, pp.1169-1170 Creative Commons License identifier

Site-based dynamic pruning for query processing in search engines

31st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, ACM SIGIR 2008, Singapore, Singapore, 20 - 24 July 2008, pp.861-862 Creative Commons License identifier

Utilization of navigational queries for result presentation and caching in search engines

17th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM'08, Napa Valley, CA, United States Of America, 26 - 30 October 2008, pp.1499-1500 Creative Commons License identifier

Efficient processing of category-restricted queries for Web directories

30th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2008), Glasgow, United Kingdom, 30 March - 03 April 2008, vol.4956, pp.695-699 Creative Commons License identifier identifier

Space Efficient Caching of Query Results in Search Engines

23rd International Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences (ISCIS), İstanbul, Turkey, 27 - 29 October 2008, pp.558-563 identifier identifier

An automatic approach to construct domain-specific web portals

16th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2007, Lisboa, Portugal, 6 - 09 November 2007, pp.849-852 Creative Commons License identifier

Large-scale cluster-based retrieval experiments on Turkish texts

30th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR'07, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 23 - 27 July 2007, pp.891-892 Creative Commons License identifier

E-museum: Web-based tour and information system for museums E-müze; müzeler için web-tabanli gezi ve bilgi sistemi

2006 IEEE 14th Signal Processing and Communications Applications, Antalya, Turkey, 17 - 19 April 2006, vol.2006 identifier

Content-based retrieval (CBR) system for Ottoman archives

IEEE 14th Signal Processing and Communications Applications, Antalya, Turkey, 16 - 19 April 2006, pp.968-969 identifier identifier

Algorithms for within-cluster searches using inverted files

21st International Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences (ISCIS 2006), İstanbul, Turkey, 1 - 03 November 2006, vol.4263, pp.707-708 identifier identifier

E-museum: Web-based tour and information system for museums

IEEE 14th Signal Processing and Communications Applications, Antalya, Turkey, 16 - 19 April 2006, pp.956-959 identifier identifier

Topic-Centric Querying of Web Information Resourcest

12th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications, DEXA 2001, Munich, Germany, 3 - 05 September 2001, vol.2113, pp.699-711 identifier